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COVID-19 continues to squeeze the life out of retail.
On Tuesday, regional retailer Paper Store filed for Chapter 11. The operator of 86 stationary and card stores in the Northeast said it’s looking for a buyer.
New York & Co. parent company RTW Retailwinds filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday after years of growing irrelevance in malls. The women’s apparel company — which changed its name to the bizarre RTW Retailwinds as part of a rebranding in 2018 — operates 378 outlet and and mall-based stores across 32 states.
It may close all