Retailer Bombay Company Files For Ch. 11

Law360, New York (September 21, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Furniture and homegoods retailer the Bombay Company Inc. and five of its U.S. subsidiaries have filed for bankruptcy, a move the financially troubled company hopes will save its international brand.

In a voluntary petition for Chapter 11 filed Thursday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas, the Fort Worth, Tex.-based company revealed that it has suffered from financial difficulties for the past three years. The Bombay Company’s Canadian subsidiary also filed for bankruptcy Thursday in Canadian court.

The retailer said it entered...
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