Federated Department Stores, Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $12,666 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $15,312 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 63,700
  • Sub-industry: 53 General Merchandise Stores
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: OH Cincinnati
  • In business at filing? yes

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Jones Day
  • Date of filing: 1/15/1990
  • Court district of filing: OH SD
  • Court city of filing: Cincinnati
  • Case number: 90-10130
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Filed at headquarters

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • §363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? data not available
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 1/10/1992
  • Judge at disposition: J. Vincent Aug Jr.
  • Days from filing to disposition: 725

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? emerged 5 years, did not refile

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