Bon-Ton Begins Going Out Of Business Sales

Bon-Ton, the Milwaukee-based parent company, was forced to liquidate after it failed to find a buyer who wanted to keep the 200 stores open.

"In regards to Carson's, we have been monitoring the situation with Bon-Ton very closely and are working on contingency plans for each property impacted by this announcement".

Q: What happens to the Company's online and mobile platforms?

Returns will be accepted for the next 10 days, but after that all sales are final. The Westfield store opened in 1998 and is actually two stores in the Westfield Shops on East Main Street, otherwise known as Route 20. Other box stores have also shuttered or downsized across Missoula in recent years, including Staples, Kmart, Hastings and Sports Authority. LXRandCo now has "shop-in-shop" locations at 14 Bon-Ton stores, located primarily in the greater Chicago and Milwaukee areas. ("Bon-Ton"), which is expected to result in the closure of all Bon-Ton stores.

Statewide, employment in the retail trade dropped 3 percent from 2016 to 2018 while non-farm employment overall grew 1.2 percent, comparing January to January in each year, according to data from the Illinois Department of Employment Security.

"Fox Valley Mall has valued its long-standing relationship with Carson's and know they will be missed by many loyal shoppers", Samson wrote.

Etzwiler says Herberger's was also a big draw for people coming to Great Falls, from Helena to Canada.

And recently, mall officials said a retailer submitted a letter of intent and was considering moving into the former Target space.

"I have been trying to spread the word and the importance of shopping locally", O'Brien said in an email. Nonetheless, he said that the company will work in close coordination with the winning bidders and try to wind up the operations in a smooth manner. Others might have to develop other skills and interests, he said. Since the company has undergone an ownership change in the last 24 hours, he was unclear how they would operate in the ensuing months.

  • Zachary Reyes