Men’s Wearhouse operator Tailor-made Manufacturers submitted for personal bankruptcy on Sunday, including to a checklist of brick-and-mortar suppliers that have succumbed to the economic fallout from the COVID-19 crisis.

The retailer submitted for Chapter eleven personal bankruptcy in the U.S. Personal bankruptcy Courtroom for the Southern District of Texas, according to a courtroom submitting.

The firm outlined both equally its assets and liabilities in the array of $1 billion to $ten billion.

Clothing suppliers have been amongst the worst strike from the coronavirus crisis as their businesses were being deemed non-crucial and their merchants had to be shut.

Tailor-made Manufacturers stated final 7 days it could take into consideration submitting for personal bankruptcy as quickly as the 3rd quarter, strike by a plunge in profits.

The firm was currently battling with opposition from rapid-manner manufacturers and a change to on-line searching ahead of the pandemic, and stated in July it would lower its company workforce by 20% and shut as lots of as 500 merchants.

Lord & Taylor, a storied division retail outlet chain founded in 1826, billed as the oldest in the United States, also submitted for Chapter eleven personal bankruptcy on Sunday. (Reporting by Sabahatjahan Contractor in Bengaluru Modifying by Aditya Soni)