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Exclusive: Retailer Pier 1 taps debt restructuring lawyers - sources

14 Mar 2019

Pier 1 Imports Inc has tapped debt restructuring lawyers to navigate potential negotiations with lenders as it struggles with falling sales, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday, sending shares of the U.S. home furnishing retail chain sharply lower.

Exclusive: Retailer Pier 1 taps debt restructuring lawyers - sources

14 Mar 2019

U.S. home furnishing retail chain Pier 1 Imports Inc has tapped debt restructuring lawyers to navigate potential negotiations with lenders as it struggles with falling sales, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

EXCLUSIVE-Retailer Pier 1 taps debt restructuring lawyers -sources

14 Mar 2019

March 14 U.S. home furnishing retail chain Pier 1 Imports Inc has tapped debt restructuring lawyers to navigate potential negotiations with lenders as it struggles with falling sales, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Papa John's founder Schnatter to exit board in settlement

05 Mar 2019

Papa John's founder John Schnatter is leaving its board of directors as part of a settlement resolving a bitter dispute for control of the world's third-largest pizza chain. | Video

Exclusive: OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma exploring bankruptcy -sources

05 Mar 2019

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP is exploring filing for bankruptcy to address potentially significant liabilities from roughly 2,000 lawsuits alleging the drugmaker contributed to the deadly opioid crisis sweeping the United States, people familiar with the matter said on Monday. | Video

Papa John's founder Schnatter says he welcomes hedge fund Starboard

18 Feb 2019

NEW YORK Papa John's International Inc founder John Schnatter welcomes hedge fund Starboard Value LP's investment in the pizza restaurant chain, his lawyer said, even as he filed an updated lawsuit on Monday against the company.

Retailer Payless ShoeSource set to shutter its U.S. stores: sources

14 Feb 2019

U.S. discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc plans to close all of its approximately 2,300 stores when it files for bankruptcy later this month for the second time in as many years, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Diversity in the 'man cave' - Boardrooms gain women as minorities lag

13 Feb 2019

BOSTON/NEW YORK In America's corporate boardrooms, diversity is making uneven progress: Women increasingly are pulling up a chair while racial and ethnic minorities still rarely get seats at the table. | Video

RPT-Diversity in the 'man cave': Boardrooms gain women as minorities lag

13 Feb 2019

BOSTON/NEW YORK, Feb 13 In America's corporate boardrooms, diversity is making uneven progress: Women increasingly are pulling up a chair while racial and ethnic minorities still rarely get seats at the table.

U.S. bankruptcy judge approves sale of Sears to Chairman Lampert

08 Feb 2019

NEW YORK A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Thursday approved Sears Holdings Corp Chairman Edward Lampert's $5.2 billion takeover of the beleaguered retailer, allowing the department store chain to avert liquidation and preserve tens of thousands of jobs.

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