Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $10,169 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $3,262 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 45,000
  • Sub-industry: 54 Food Stores
  • Place of incorporation: MD
  • Court for city of headquarters: NJ Newark
  • In business at filing? yes

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Kirkland Ellis
  • Date of filing: 12/12/2010
  • Court district of filing: NY SD
  • Court city of filing: White Plains
  • Case number: 10-24549
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

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

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 2/27/2012
  • Judge at disposition: Robert D. Drain
  • Days from filing to disposition: 442

After the case

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

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