News and Articles About Bankruptcy
News of the week business owners need to know.
Lemonis Fischer's $6.5 million bid for the cupcake chain went unchallenged by the public, meaning the final sale of the company is less than a week away.
Through dual branding and an in-store ecommerce business, the two sweet sister brands are hoping to cash in on a new type of franchise.
Some of the companies that are expected to falter next year are headed by entrepreneurs you're very familiar with.
Taking on too much too fast can lead to disaster.
Mt. Gox isn't rising from the ashes after all and its customers will likely never see the hundreds of thousands of bitcoins the shattered exchange lost.
The bankrupt sandwich chain has reached a settlement with 12 defunct franchisees who were suing the company for about $40 million.
The shady Bitcoin exchange's extended meltdown gets fishier by the minute.
If 2014 is the year fast-food pizza dies, Sbarro may be the first victim. According to reports, the chain is preparing to file for bankruptcy.
According to reports, Quiznos is moving towards its second major financial restructuring in the last two years.
With its new 'The Lego Movie' out in theaters, a look at how the company skirted financial breakdown.
In a serendipitous twist, the ultra-luxe retailer will reopen a second New York City flagship store in the very building where its business was founded in 1923.
What happens to franchisees when their franchisor goes belly up? Check out the rise and fall of these six formerly big U.S. chains.
Read the second part of a series that walks you step-by-step through a venture capital deal.
An anti-business mindset is the real reason the Motor City finds itself in bankruptcy court. A federal bailout would be further evidence of its bad bets.
Four factors that led to Fatburger's financial comeback.
A handful of classic restaurant brands have reemerged from bankruptcy. Here's how these franchises fought their way back from the great strip mall in the sky.
Kodak and Hostess may have landed in bankruptcy court, but you can avoid their fate. Here are four tips.
Our franchise columnist looks at what happens to any franchise operator when a parent company files for bankruptcy protection.
A bankruptcy attorney offers his top three lessons from the ball club's Chapter 11 filing.
A look at small-business bankruptcy filings reveals that economic conditions are looking up in some places.