Expecting parents who have already set up a baby registry at Babies "R" Us will be able to access it as long as the webstore stays open.
However, the company warned that will be for a limited time, and recommended shoppers save or write down their selected items.
The person appointed liquidator, either by the company directors/shareholders or the creditors, sells off the company's ASSETS for as much as they will realize.
If there are insufficient funds to pay all creditors (INSOLVENCY), preferential creditors are paid first (for example, the INLAND REVENUE for tax due), then ordinary creditors pro rata.
Early 2001 witnessed the end of the line for Tennessee-based retailer Service Merchandise, a 42-year-old chain of catalog showrooms that proved unable to compete with large discounters such as Wal-Mart.