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United States Bankruptcy Court
District of Massachusetts


The Honorable Christopher J. Panos

On July 14, 2020, The Paper Store, LLC (the “Company”) filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts.  The case is pending before the Honorable Christopher J. Panos.

The Company filed a motion to initiate a competitive bidding process under Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code designed to achieve the highest or otherwise best offer, or offers, for the Company’s assets.

The Company expects to continue operating its business as usual during the process and will work closely with its stakeholders to help ensure that ongoing obligations are met and services are uninterrupted.

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Debtor Name Debtor Case Number
The Paper Store, LLC (n/k/a TPS Oldco, LLC) 20-40743
TPS Holdings, LLC 20-40745

Major Dates

Filing Date

July 14, 2020

First Day Hearing

July 16, 2020 at 3:30 p.m.
(Prevailing Eastern Time)

Final Hearing on Certain First Day Motions

July 28, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.
(Prevailing Eastern Time)

Notice of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Case/Meeting of Creditors

August 13, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.
(Prevailing Eastern Time)

Counsel to the Debtors

Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris
Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

Paul J. Ricotta
Kevin J. Walsh
Timothy J. McKeon
One Financial Center
Boston, MA 02111
el: (617) 542-6000
Fax: (617) 542-2241

Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris
Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

Kaitlin R. Walsh
Chrysler Center
666 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017

Tel: (212) 935-3000
Fax: (212) 983-3115

Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

Fox Rothschild LLP
Peter J. Roberts
321 N. Clark Street
Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60654
Tel: (312) 276-1322
Fax: (312) 517-9201

Fox Rothschild LLP
Michael G. Menkowitz
Jason C. Manfrey
Jesse M. Harris
2000 Market Street
20th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-3222
Tel: (215) 299-2000
Fax: (215) 299-2150