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Last Gasp for Lord & Taylor, Closing All Stores in Liquidation

When it’s deliver-or-die, supply chains become the lifeblood of a company. To that end, the fashion industry has embraced technology to navigate today’s hyper-complicated supply chain, with myriad solutions shaping the first, middle and last mile. Call it Sourcing 2.0.

America’s first department store has reached the end of the line, after 194 years in business. Lord & Taylor and its parent firm Le Tote filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection on Aug. 2, with a plan to liquidate 19 stores as it scoured the market for a buyer. Last week, the cash-strapped company bumped…

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