Citations with the tag: STYLEMASTER Inc
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- Even small firms must diversify client rosters.
Crain, Rance; Blake, David; Reed, Robert; Crown, Judith // Crain's Chicago Business; 4/1/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 13, p10
Reports the bankruptcy of the StyleMaster Inc. in the U.S. Reduction of supply on storage boxes and housewares; Effort of management scheme on inventory control; Company operation on operating expenses.
- StyleMaster chief struggles to regain firm.
DeRosa, Angie // Plastics News; 4/1/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the struggle of Martha Williams to keep StyleMaster Inc. operating in the U.S. in the midst of a financial crisis that pushed the firm into Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Date for the resumption of bankruptcy hearings; Proposal made by StyleMaster lawyers; Companies supporting the company.
- StyleMaster's gamble on Kmart doesn't pay.
DeRosa, Angie // Plastics News; 4/1/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p6
Comments on the reliance of StyleMaster Inc. on customer Kmart Corp. which led to the bankruptcy of the company. Gamble in depending on a single customer; Prospects for StyleMaster and top executive Martha Williams; History making difficult for Williams to escape th problem.
- Hope Chests.
Scott, Sophfronia; Breu, Giovanna // People; 11/06/2000, Vol. 54 Issue 19, p185
Profiles Martha Williams, founder and chief executive officer of StyleMaster, Inc., including her success as an entrepreneur.
- Court OKs fast-track sale of StyleMaster.
Bregar, Bill // Plastics News; 4/8/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p4
Reports the court approval of the sale of StyleMaster Inc. housewares molder in Chicago, Illinois. Supervision of the auction by U.S. bankruptcy judge Jack Schmetterer; Impact of a dispute over liens on Sandretto injection presses; Effect of the attempts of custom molder Matrix IV Inc. to force...
- Williams finds bright side of moon.
Pryweller, Joseph // Plastics News; 6/4/2001, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p1
Reports on StyleMaster Inc. chief executive officer Martha Williams' efforts to acquire a plastic injection molding plant in Chicago, Illinois. Challenges faced by Williams in bidding for the plant; Williams' career history; Support for Williams' vision for the plant.
- LOCAL KMART SUPPLIER FILES CH. 11.
Bregar, Bill; Toloken, Steve // Crain's Chicago Business; 3/25/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p3
Reports the impact of Kmart Corp. bankruptcy to StyleMaster Inc. in Chicago, Illinois. Application of StyleMaster for Chapter 11 protection from creditors; Total amount of Kmart's credit to the company; Plans of StyleMaster to shut down of inner-city plant.
- StyleMaster plummets into bankruptcy.
Bregar, Bill; Toloken, Steve // Plastics News; 3/25/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p1
Reports the impact of Kmart Corp. bankruptcy on StyleMaster Inc. (SMI) Chicago, Illinois. Claim of SMI leader Martha Williams on the responsibility of Kmart to the company; Role of U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge jack Schmetter to rule on the plan; Celebration of SMI on the opening of a housewares...
- StyleMaster molds sold over Matrix objections.
Lauzon, Michael // Plastics News; 4/29/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p1
Reports the opposing stance of creditor Matrix IV Inc. on the plan of company manager Martha Williams to buy back the StyleMaster Inc. housewares business. Reason of Matrix; Performance assessment of Williams being a company head; Acquisition terms.
- Looking back at 2002 events.
Lauzon, Michael // Plastics News; 6/7/2004, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p6
The article presents information on some events related to the U.S. plastics industry that took place in the year 2002. Chicago, Illinois-based StyleMaster Inc. filed for Chapter 11 protection under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. The firm's rocky history began with its 1991 founding by Martha...
- Stylemaster re-enters injection molding.
Pryweller, Joseph // Plastics News; 1/31/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 50, p14
Features African-American businesswoman Martha Williams and her injection molding company, Stylemaster Inc. Company's plan to open a plant in Chicago, Illinois; Williams' experience of going into bankruptcy; Company's relocation to Chicago; Sales performance.