Mervyn’s begins reorg effort
July 30, 2008,
Wilmington, Del. — A range of first-day motions was scheduled for consideration in the first federal bankruptcy court hearings since Mervyn’s department stores filed for Chapter 11 protection yesterday, ending months of speculation about its condition.
Mervyn’s filed it unsecured creditors matrix yesterday — 723 pages containing nearly 40,000 names, apparently including the company’s employees. Among home textiles trade vendors were various Springs Global entities, as well as Westpoint Home.