Syms Corp (styled as SYMS) was an off-price retail clothing store chain, founded by Sy Syms in 1958. Its headquarters was based in Secaucus, New Jersey, where it was incorporated in 1983. The company also owned Filene's Basement, which it acquired in June 2009. On November 2, 2011, SYMS and Filene's Basement collectively filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. All SYMS and Filene's Basement stores were closed at the end of December 2011. In October 1983, SYMS Corp became a public company, traded on the New York Stock Exchange (SYM).

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  • Syms Corp (styled as SYMS) was an off-price retail clothing store chain, founded by Sy Syms in 1958. Its headquarters was based in Secaucus, New Jersey, where it was incorporated in 1983. The company also owned Filene's Basement, which it acquired in June 2009. On November 2, 2011, SYMS and Filene's Basement collectively filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. All SYMS and Filene's Basement stores were closed at the end of December 2011. Prior to restructuring, the company and its subsidiary collectively owned and operated a chain of 55 "off-price" retail stores in 16 states; the company employed approximately 3,800 full and part-time workers. Each SYMS and Filene's Basement store offered a broad range of merchandise from nationally recognized designer or brand-name labels for men, women, and children. In October 1983, SYMS Corp became a public company, traded on the New York Stock Exchange (SYM). (en)
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  • 2011-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, followed by closure (en)
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  • 2016-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • 55 (xsd:integer)
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  • 726256978 (xsd:integer)
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  • June 2016
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  • Retail
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  • United States
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  • Clothing
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  • was it not incorporated between 1958 and 1983? or was it reincorpated/restructured in 1983?
  • ticker symbol in infobox suggested Pink Sheets listing
  • as of what date; foundation still exists
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  • OTCQB: SYMSQ
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  • Syms Corp (styled as SYMS) was an off-price retail clothing store chain, founded by Sy Syms in 1958. Its headquarters was based in Secaucus, New Jersey, where it was incorporated in 1983. The company also owned Filene's Basement, which it acquired in June 2009. On November 2, 2011, SYMS and Filene's Basement collectively filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. All SYMS and Filene's Basement stores were closed at the end of December 2011. In October 1983, SYMS Corp became a public company, traded on the New York Stock Exchange (SYM). (en)
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  • Syms Corporation (en)
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  • Syms Corporation (en)
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