Case Background

On October 12, 2014, ALCO Stores, Inc. and ALCO Holdings, LLC (collectively, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas (Dallas Division).  The cases are pending before the Honorable Stacey G. Jernigan and are jointly administered under Case No. 14-34941.

Important Information & Dates

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On February 18, 2015, the Debtors filed their Plan of Liquidation and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On April 14, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On June 3, 2015 the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan.  The effective date of the Plan occurred on July 22, 2015.

Bar Date for Filing Proofs of Claim

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim against the Debtors:

  • General Bar Date (all creditors other than Governmental Units): January 16, 2015
  • Governmental Unit Bar Date: April 10, 2015
  • Administrative Claims Bar Date: August 21, 2015

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.

Asset Sales

On October 14, 2014, the Debtors filed a motion to sell substantially all of their assets.  On October 30, 2014, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving bidding and auction procedures in connection with such sale.  On November 20, 2014, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order authorizing the sale of substantially all of the Debtors' assets pursuant to liquidation and store-closing sales.

On November 25, 2014, the Debtors filed a motion to sell their owned real property and lease designation rights.  On December 3, 2014, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving bidding and auction procedures in connection with such sale.  On December 23, 2014, the Bankruptcy Court entered several orders approving various asset sales. 

Click on the link below for all documents related to the Debtors' asset sales:

Sale Documents

Dates

August
2

Status Conference

1:30 PM(CT)
October
12
______
November
12
1:30 PM(CT)

Final Hearing on First Day Motions

November
21
11:00 AM(CT)
January
16
5:00 PM(CT)

Bar Date - General Creditors

April
10
5:00 PM(CT)

Bar Date - Governmental Units

Parties

Liquidating Trustee

Saccullo Business Consulting, LLC

27 Crimson King Drive
Bear, Delaware   19701
Phone: 302-643-9175
Anthony Saccullo

Counsel to Creditors' Committee

Cooley LLP

The Grace Building
1114 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY   10036-7798
http://www.cooley.com
Phone: 212.479.6000
Fax: 212.479.6275
Jeffrey Cohen, Esq.
Jay Indyke, Esq.

Law Offices of Judith W. Ross

700 N. Pearl Street, Suite 1610
Dallas, TX   75201
http://www.judithwross.com/
Phone: 214.377.7879
Fax: 214.377.9409
Judith W. Ross, Esq.
Neil J. Orleans, Esq.
Eric Soderlund, Esq.

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

Earle Cabell Federal Bldg
1100 Commerce St Room 976
Dallas, TX   75242
http://www.justice.gov/ust/r06/dallas/index.htm
Phone: 214.767.8967
Fax: 214.767.8971
Lisa L. Lambert, Esq.

United States Bankruptcy Court
Northern District of Texas

Earle Cabell Federal Building
1100 Commerce Street Room 1254
Dallas, TX   75242
http://www.txnb.uscourts.gov/
Phone: 214.753.2000


Debtors

Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
14-34941 ALCO Stores, Inc. October 12, 2014
14-34942 ALCO Holdings, LLC October 12, 2014