Sears has gained approval from a bankruptcy court judge for a $350 million loan that would help keep the company running through the holiday season while it attempts to reorganize. The retailer reached a deal with Cyrus Capital Partners for financing just before a hearing in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on Sears’ debtor-in-possession financing arrangements, according to CNBC. CNBC reported that Sears took the better offer from Cyrus, in the process rejecting a similar loan offered earlier this month by Great American Capital Partners. Click read more below for additional detail.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, announced the return of its Black Friday Signed Editions program, a customer favorite, with over a half-million autographed books by more than 150 highly acclaimed authors. The largest promotion of its kind kicks off on Black Friday, November 24, at Barnes & Noble stores nationwide, while supplies last. The autographed books span many genres and interests, and were signed by authors for Barnes & Noble customers. For more information, customers should visit www.BN.com/SignedEditions or contact their local Barnes & Noble.
“Barnes & Noble is thrilled to announce its largest collection ever of Black Friday Signed Editions, a true holiday favorite with customers,” said Liz Harwell, Senior Director of Merchandising, Trade Books at Barnes & Noble. “Now in its fourth year, this combined effort between over 150 bestselling authors, our publishing partners, and Barnes & Noble booksellers continues to give readers across the country an opportunity to discover a special copy of a book by their favorite author, or to find that perfect holiday gift for a loved one.”
Barnes & Noble has been working together with authors and publishers for many months to bring this amazing Black Friday offering to customers. Top authors across a wide variety of genres have taken the time to autograph thousands of copies of their popular books to once again deliver this unique collection to Barnes & Noble readers of all ages. The list includes some of the biggest and bestselling authors across Adult, Teen, Young Readers and Kids books, including award-winning actors and TV personalities, celebrity chefs, sports stars, poets and more. Signed Editions will be featured on a special front-of-store display and in the Children’s Department.
details at: http://www.barnesandnobleinc.com/press-release/barnes-noble-announces-return-half-million-autographed-books-acclaimed-authors-just-time-black-Friday/