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February 7, 1992 | JAMES F. PELTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Judy's Inc., a Van Nuys-based operator of 94 apparel stores in the western United States, has filed for reorganization under federal bankruptcy laws, Judy's president said Thursday. The privately held company thus becomes the latest casualty in retailing, where the recession--combined with excessive debt burdens in some cases--has forced such giant chains as R. H. Macy & Co. to seek protection from their creditors.
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February 2, 1993 | DON LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Judy's Inc., one of the region's oldest specialty apparel chains, has emerged from bankruptcy reorganization with a new owner, a much-slimmer operation and fresh hopes of re-establishing itself in young women's fashions. In a plan approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court last week, the Van Nuys-based retailer was acquired by Larry Hansel, owner of Rampage Clothing Co., a Los Angeles apparel manufacturer that was one of Judy's major suppliers.
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BUSINESS
March 31, 1992
Judy's Inc., a Van Nuys-based apparel retailer that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection in February, has hired a financial adviser to study alternatives for the company's Ghq and Judy's divisions. Ghq is a chain of 36 young men's apparel stores. Judy's is a chain of 68 stores selling young women's apparel. The financial adviser, Los Angeles-based Chanin & Co.
BUSINESS
March 31, 1992
Judy's Inc., a Van Nuys-based apparel retailer that filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection in February, has hired a financial adviser to study alternatives for the company's Ghq and Judy's divisions. Ghq is a chain of 36 young men's apparel stores. Judy's is a chain of 68 stores selling young women's apparel. The financial adviser, Los Angeles-based Chanin & Co.
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May 17, 1991 | BOB BAKER, TIMES LABOR WRITER
Lunch-hour shoppers who streamed into the downtown Broadway Plaza mall found their paths blocked Thursday by a loud, colorful demonstration that served as a lesson in the messy complexities of the garment industry. Passersby could be forgiven if the scene didn't make much immediate sense. The tangled relationships between garment manufacturers, the shops they contract with to produce the clothes and the retail outlets that sell the items have befuddled regulators and reformers for decades.
BUSINESS
February 2, 1993 | DON LEE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Judy's Inc., one of the region's oldest specialty apparel chains, has emerged from bankruptcy reorganization with a new owner, a much-slimmer operation and fresh hopes of re-establishing itself in young women's fashions. In a plan approved by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court last week, the Van Nuys-based retailer was acquired by Larry Hansel, owner of Rampage Clothing Co., a Los Angeles apparel manufacturer that was one of Judy's major suppliers.
BUSINESS
January 18, 1992 | JAMES F. PELTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The parent of Judy's Inc., a Van Nuys-based operator of 102 apparel stores in the Western United States, is negotiating to sell the 46-year-old chain, Judy's president said Friday. Laws International Holdings Ltd., a Hong Kong textile and clothing store concern that bought Judy's for $31 million in 1989, has held talks the past two weeks with four prospective buyers, said Judy's president, Alan Reed. He declined to identify the suitors.
BUSINESS
February 7, 1992 | JAMES F. PELTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Judy's Inc., a Van Nuys-based operator of 94 apparel stores in the western United States, has filed for reorganization under federal bankruptcy laws, Judy's president said Thursday. The privately held company thus becomes the latest casualty in retailing, where the recession--combined with excessive debt burdens in some cases--has forced such giant chains as R. H. Macy & Co. to seek protection from their creditors.
BUSINESS
January 18, 1992 | JAMES F. PELTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The parent of Judy's Inc., a Van Nuys-based operator of 102 apparel stores in the Western United States, is negotiating to sell the 46-year-old chain, Judy's president said Friday. Laws International Holdings Ltd., a Hong Kong textile and clothing store concern that bought Judy's for $31 million in 1989, has held talks the past two weeks with four prospective buyers, said Judy's president, Alan Reed. He declined to identify the suitors.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 17, 1991 | BOB BAKER, TIMES LABOR WRITER
Lunch-hour shoppers who streamed into the downtown Broadway Plaza mall found their paths blocked Thursday by a loud, colorful demonstration that served as a lesson in the messy complexities of the garment industry. Passersby could be forgiven if the scene didn't make much immediate sense. The tangled relationships between garment manufacturers, the shops they contract with to produce the clothes and the retail outlets that sell the items have befuddled regulators and reformers for decades.
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