Coldwater Creek Files For Bankruptcy Protection, Planning Big Farewell Sale

Coldwater Creek Files For Bankruptcy Protection, Planning Big Farewell Sale

Where will all of the women in the world shop for quality clothes at good prices? Fine, there are plenty of other clothiers, but that doesn’t make the demise of Coldwater Creek any less sad. The stores aren’t closing just yet, but that will be the next step after the retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. [More]

Coldwater Creek Goes To Amazing Lengths To Get Discount For Tall Customer

Coldwater Creek Goes To Amazing Lengths To Get Discount For Tall Customer

Women’s clothing retailer Coldwater Creek didn’t have to do anything for Peri. She found a pair of pants that she liked in a retail store had the clerk order them in “tall” length for her. She couldn’t use the 40% off coupon she had brought for the special order, since it wasn’t considered an in-store purchase. Officially. She bought the pants anyway. Normally that would be the end of it, but then something really great happened. he sent a quick e-mail to the company, and received a response from corprorate…then a phone call from the manager of her local store, offering that 40% off retroactively. And a gift card. [More]

Coldwater Creek Nicks New York Designer’s Bag

Coldwater Creek Nicks New York Designer’s Bag

Neal Decker is a handbag designer in New York. After seeing our story about Urban Outfitters ripping off small designers, he wrote in with his own experiences with big-brand boning: