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Hartmarx Bankruptcy

Worker Uprising Against Wells Fargo Spreads After Major Victory To Keep Factories Open

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mike Elk

The victory of Hartmarx workers yesterday represents a major triumph in the growing trend of factory sit ins.

Obama Will Still Be Able to Get His Suits Made in Chicago

Elana Levin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Elana Levin

Hart Schaffner & Marx employees (famous for making suits for Obama) saved the suit maker's factories from threats of liquidation by TARP-infused creditor Wells Fargo bank.

Wells Fargo Opposes Bid By British Bank To Buy Hartmarx

Chicago Tribune | Sandra M. Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Wells Fargo & Co., the lead lender to Hartmarx Corp., said it opposes the bid from London-based Emerisque Brands to buy the Chicago-based suit maker, ...

Hartmarx Bankruptcy: Politicians Push To Keep Obama Suit Maker Open

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Workers at a suburban Chicago suit company, which calls President Obama one of its customers but has filed for bankruptcy protection, are getting supp...

Obama's Suit Maker Hartmarx Catches Break In Bankruptcy Court

Chi-Town Daily News | FERNANDO DIAZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

President Obama's suit maker scored some breathing room as a federal bankruptcy judge allowed Hart Schaffner Marx to continue making payments to emplo...

Obama's Suitmaker Facing Potential Bankruptcy

Chicago Sun-Times | Sandra Guy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Even as Chicago men's suitmaker Hartmarx Corp. reveled in President Barack Obama wearing one of its Hart Schaffner Marx suits at his inauguration Tues...