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Did Addition Elle go out of business?

Did Addition Elle go out of business?

Reitmans will shutter 77 Addition Elle and 54 Thyme Maternity stores across Canada as part of its restructuring process, the Montreal-based retailer announced Tuesday. Last month, the 94-year-old fashion chain announced that it would restructure its operations partly because of COVID-19, which hammered retailers hard.

Is Penningtons Canada closing?

To help everyone stay as safe as possible, and in support of collective efforts against COVID-19, we have decided to close all our Reitmans, Penningtons, Addition Elle, RW&CO. and Thyme Maternity stores nationwide today until further notice.

When did Addition Elle close?

Parent Company, Reitmans, announced closing of all Addition Elle stores on June 1, 2020.

What is Reitmans sister store?

Reitmans Ltd. is a Canadian retailing company, specializing in women’s clothing. The company operated several store brands, including Reitmans, R.W. & Company, Penningtons, Addition-Elle, Thyme Maternity, Cassis, Smart Set and Hyba.

What is happening with Reitmans?

“We now begin a new chapter in our company’s almost 100-year history,” wrote Reitman in a publicly-released letter. “We remain a proudly owned and operated Canadian company, committed to serving millions of people across this country.” Reitmans had filed for creditors’ protection on May 19, 2020.

Which Reitmans stores are closing?

Leading apparel retailer Reitmans is closing all its women’s Thyme Maternity and Addition Elle stores in the country over the summer as well as chopping its workforce by about 1,100 employees in its retail stores and about 300 employees at its head office in Montreal as part of its restructuring plan under the …

Is Reitmans going out of business?

Can you return a bra at Penningtons?

Merchandise purchased in-store or online may be returned to any Penningtons store in Canada for a refund. You will be refunded in the same manner in which your original purchase was made. To find a store near you, select Find a Store.

Who started penningtons?

The origins of the Penningtons firm go back to John Fallowfield Scott, who set up his practice in 1791, 62 years after Edward Woodcock registered the firm that would become Dawsons in 1729.

Is Reitmans and RW&CO the same?

Following decades of growth and transformation to adapt to the ever-changing retail landscape, Reitmans (Canada) Limited today operates three different brands: Reitmans, Penningtons and RW&CO.

Did Reitmans change their name?

Women’s apparel brand Reitmans is changing its name temporarily to “Reitwoman” to mark International Women’s Day: March 8, 2020.

Is Reitmans going under?

Reitmans (Canada) Ltd. says its creditors have approved a Plan of Arrangement that will see them receive a distributed $95-million settlement. The Montreal-based clothing retailer filed for creditor protection and obtained an initial order under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act in May 2020.