Bluestem Brands, Inc.

Case No. 20-10566


Case Background

On March 9, 2020, Bluestem Brands, Inc. and 17 affiliated debtors (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 District of Delaware.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Mary F. Walrath and are jointly administered under Case No. 20-10566.

Important Information & Dates

Deadline to File Claims

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

  •  General Bar Date: April 29th, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) 
  •  Governmental Bar Date: September 7th, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

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

First Day Hearing

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions (the "First Day Hearing") was held on March 10, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Mary F. Walrath, United States Bankruptcy Judge, at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, 824 North Market Street, 5th Floor, Courtroom No. 4, Wilmington, Delaware 19801.  A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions will be held on March 31, 2020, at 11:30 a.m. (ET).

Please click below to view and download the First Day Motions and the First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

 


Dates

April 8 2020 Omnibus Hearing 2:00 p.m. (ET) Order Scheduli... Add to Calendar
April 20 2020 Meeting of Creditors 10:00 a.m. (ET) Notice of Meet... Add to Calendar
April 29 2020 General Bar Date 5:00 p.m. (ET) Notice of Bar ... Add to Calendar

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP (Chicago)

    Kirkland & Ellis International LLP
    300 North LaSalle
    Chicago, IL   60654
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: 312.862.2000
    Fax: 312.862.2200

    Patrick J. Nash
    W. Benjamin Winger

  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP (New York)

    Kirkland & Ellis International LLP
    601 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY   10022
    https://www.kirkland.com/
    Phone: 212.446.4800

    Edward O. Sassower

  • Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

    Rodney Square
    1000 North King Street
    Wilmington, DE   19801
    https://www.youngconaway.com/
    Phone: 302.571.6600
    Fax: 302.571.1253

    M. Blake Cleary
    Jaime Luton Chapman
    Joseph M. Mulvihill

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 20-10566 Debtor Name Bluestem Brands, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10576 Debtor Name Appleseed's Holdings, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10569 Debtor Name Blair LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10577 Debtor Name Bluestem Enterprises, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10578 Debtor Name Bluestem Fulfillment, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10575 Debtor Name Bluestem Sales, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10581 Debtor Name Draper's & Damon's LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10571 Debtor Name Gold Violin LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10567 Debtor Name Haband Company LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10570 Debtor Name Home Forever LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10582 Debtor Name Johnny Appleseed's, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10572 Debtor Name Norm Thompson Outfitters LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10574 Debtor Name Northstar Holdings Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10580 Debtor Name Orchard Brands Corporation Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10579 Debtor Name Orchard Brands International, Inc. Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10568 Debtor Name Orchard Brands Sales Agency, LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10573 Debtor Name Value Showcase LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020
Case Number 20-10583 Debtor Name Wintersilks, LLC Petition Date March 09, 2020