Claire's Boutique announced it will also file Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The jewelry/ear piercing chain mostly found in malls says its is currently restructuring and hopes to emerge from bankruptcy by September.
Claire's currently has stores in Crossgates, Colonie Center, Clifton Park Center Mall, and Viaport Rotterdam.
As of right now, they say all stores will remain opening during restructuring.
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