Gordman's Closure Firms Up | WGLT

Gordman's Closure Firms Up

Apr 3, 2017

The century old retail chain Gordman's announced in March it would liquidate and filed Chapter 11 Bankruptcy after suppliers began demanding cash in advance for shipments.
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The new owner of the Gordman's Department Store Chain indicates the Gordman's in Normal will likely close.

Stage Stores said last week it would liquidate about half the stores acquired from Gordman's in a bankruptcy liquidation sale.

Gordman's and other regional and national retail chains have suffered from the growth of on line sales.