Aeropostale just got a sweeter deal.
The bankrupt teen retailer that was left for dead — and expected at
first to shutter all 720 US stores — will now keep 400 of those stores
open thanks to an 11th-hour deal with several mall owners.
A bankruptcy court judge on Monday agreed to a plan that would have
saved 229 stores — but late Thursday an undisclosed number of mall
operators agreed to cut the rents for another 171 stores.. . . more