Sport Chalet closing all locations, EMS closing eight as parent company declares Chapter 11

By Stephen Frothingham

Vestis says it has a buyer for EMS and Bob’s, but has little hope for Sport Chalet.

MERIDEN, Conn. (BRAIN) — Vestis Retail Group, the owner of Sport Chalet, Eastern Mountain Sports and Bob’s Stores, filed a petition for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on Monday, saying it has liabilities of more than $100 million. Vestis hopes to separate Sport Chalet from the other two chains, and sell EMS and Bob’s …read more

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