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Christopher & Banks Narrows Q4 Loss as Sales Improve

Christopher & Banks expects its first quarter comparable store sales to increase in the low 20% range.

Plymouth, MN—Christopher & Banks Corp. saw its shares rise after reporting last week that its fourth quarter loss narrowed as … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Surprise: Posts First Profit in 10 Quarters

"Every Friday is Black Friday" at Christopher & Banks stores

Plymouth, MN—Amid a turnaround after posting 10 consecutive quarters of losses, Christopher & Banks surprised Thursday by … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Keeps CEO as Turnaround Moves Ahead

Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN—As its turnaround efforts appear to be moving faster than expected, Christopher & Banks reported to the … [Read more...]

Shareholder Wants Christopher & Banks CEO to Remain

Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN—Once again a war of words of sorts has erupted between specialty retailer Christopher & Banks and Aria Partners, … [Read more...]

Initiatives Gaining Traction at Christopher & Banks?

Christopher & Banks store at the Mall of America

Plymouth, MN—Following a blistering attack by its stockholder and would-be takeover suitor that its “financial condition is … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Inks New $50 Million Credit Line

Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN--Christopher & Banks, which rejected a $64.2 million takeover bid last week, reported Thursday that it signed a … [Read more...]

Aria Challenges Christopher & Banks on Rejected Takeover Bid


Boston—Aria Partners, the hedge fund which made a $64.2 million bid for Christopher & Banks, came out swinging Wednesday after … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Rejects Takeover Bid, Adopts Poison Pill

Summer at Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN—Responding to an unsolicited $64.2 million takeover bid from Aria Partners, Christopher & Banks’ board of … [Read more...]

Investment Firm Offers $64.3 Million for “Deteriorating” Christopher & Banks

Christopher & Banks

Boston and Plymouth, MN—Noting that Christopher & Banks’ value has dropped by 95% in the last few years, one of the retailer’s … [Read more...]