Displaying items tagged: MC Sports

Sunday, 08 October 2017 21:28

Ashley Furniture store planned for former MC Sports store on 28th Street SE

GRAND RAPIDS — Another former MC Sports location in West Michigan could soon have a new tenant.

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 14:40

MC Sports bankruptcy case enters next stage

With all of its retail outlets now closed, Grand Rapids-based sporting goods retailer MC Sports appears to have entered a new chapter in its three-month old federal bankruptcy.

Published in Breaking News
Sunday, 30 April 2017 15:07

Spate of store closures spurs debt worries for retail property owners

The retail real estate sector could be on the verge of a major upheaval, beyond the near steady stream of headlines about brick-and-mortar store closures and bankruptcies in recent weeks.

Sunday, 02 April 2017 16:19

Turnaround manager: Brick and mortar retail struggles to compete

Steven Wybo doesn’t see much of a happy ending for the vast majority of brick-and-mortar retail stores. The senior managing partner in the Birmingham office of international turnaround and restructuring firm Conway MacKenzie Inc. says the impending demise of West Michigan-based retailers like MC Sports and Family Christian Stores is indicative of the trends impacting larger mall anchors. In particular, they bear too much fixed cost and have to contend with ever-changing consumer trends. Wybo spoke with MiBiz regarding recent closures and the very limited number of options he sees for retail.

Published in Q&A
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 10:24

MC Sports attempts to sell leases as part of bankruptcy process

Sporting goods retailer MC Sports will soon be offering up its leases for bid.

Published in Breaking News
Sunday, 05 March 2017 19:55

Brokers confident despite turmoil among some West Michigan retailers

GRAND RAPIDS — Two stalwart West Michigan retailers are closing up shop, opening up valuable real estate at a time when space is at a premium in the region.

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 19:52

MC Sports to start layoffs as soon as March 31 as it pursues bankruptcy, liquidation

The parent company of MC Sports says it plans to wind down operations at its corporate headquarters and distribution center starting the end of March.

Published in Breaking News
Thursday, 16 February 2017 14:35

MC Sports plans to liquidate stores as it seeks a buyer

Sporting goods retailer MC Sports might need a Hail Mary pass right about now.

Published in Breaking News
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 18:15

MC Sports files Chapter 11 bankruptcy, plans liquidation

MC Sports, a Grand Rapids-based sporting goods retailer operating in seven Midwest states, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy today in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Michigan.

Published in Breaking News