Who Owns Ames Department Stores Remnant Assets?

Oak Point Partners, Inc. acquired the remnant assets of the Ames Department Stores, Inc., et al. Bankruptcy Estate in January 2013.

On August 20, 2001, Ames Department Stores, Inc. and its related entities (“Ames Department Stores”) filed a chapter 11 petition in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, assigned case No. 01-42217. A Chief Wind Down Officer was appointed to liquidate the estate’s assets. Oak Point Partners acquired the remnant assets of Ames Department Stores in January 2013.

Related Entities: 460 Corp., 55 Gold, Almar Advertising Agency, Inc., Almar Caribe Corp., Almar Merchandise Corp., Alpine Express, Alpine Ridge, AMD, Inc., Ames Department Stores, Inc., Ames Dependable, Ames FS, Inc., Ames Merchandising Corporation, Ames Online, Ames Realty, Inc., Ames Stores, Ames Transportation Systems, Inc., Amesmeds, A-O.K., Inc., Are-Mart, Inc., Barker's, Bridge Finkel, Inc., Brownfield Realty Corp., Cag-Mart, Inc., Caribbe-Mart, Inc., Corona Jewelry Co., Coronet Cosmetics, Inc., Corporate Vision, Inc., Country Closet, Country Woodworks, Crafts & More, Cross Currents, Cuddle Towne, Discount City, Inc., Durachef, E.Z. Gear, Fixtron, Inc., Frank - Port Corp., Gaylords, Inc., Glen Square Realty Corp., Grant Odessa Realty Corp., HDS Transport, Inc., Hills Department Store Company, Hills Distributing Company, Hills Stores, HSC Acquisition Company, Jaclyn-Parklane Corp., Joseph Leavitt, Inc., Kaydak Realty Corporation, King's Department Stores, King's of Concord, Inc., King's-Mammoth, Inc., Lina-Mart, Inc., Maya-Mart, Inc., MBM Realty Corporation, Neisner Brothers, Inc., Northeast Carriers, Inc., Pawsitively Pets, Post Orange, Inc., Resolute Bay, Rex-Mart, Inc., Rio-Mart, Inc., Rose-Mart, SCOA Industries, Inc., Shoppers City, Inc., Sun-Mart, Inc., The Schiff Company, THL Industries, Inc., Zayre Central Corp., Zayre New England Corp., Zayre Tenth Realty Corp

Contact Information Regarding Payments to Ames Department Stores

Inquiries regarding where to send: Overpayments, Undeliverable Funds, Insurance Refunds, Refunds, Warrants, Unclaimed Funds, Rebates, Uncashed Checks, Restitution, Credit Balance, Escheat, Judgment Balance, Abandoned Property, Settlement Proceeds, or any other funds belonging to Ames Department Stores.

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Contact Info: Ames Department Stores

Payment Address:
Oak Point Partners
P.O. Box 1033
Northbrook, IL 60065-1033
Phone Number: 847-577-1374 (Janice Alwin)
Email Address: remnants@oakpointpartners.com

For questions or additional information please contact Janice Alwin at 847-577-1374.

Please note that Oak Point did not acquire books and records. We are unable to assist with claim, warranty or product inquiries.

We have no information about retirement or other employee benefit plans (e.g., profit sharing or pension plans). Information may be available at the U.S. Department of Labor Employee Benefits Security Administration (866-444-3272) or Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (800-400-7242).

About Ames Department Stores

Founded in 1958 by two brothers, Ames Department Stores became the nation’s fourth largest discounter with over 700 stores in 20 states. The company focused on setting up stores in smaller towns in rural areas. The company sold quality merchandise at discount prices and relied upon its sales of housewares, automotive supplies, and hardware to generate growth. At its peak, the company employed 22,000 people.

Ames Department Stores also operated under several trade names including Hills Stores and Neisner Brothers.

The former headquarters of Ames Department Stores was located in Rocky Hill, CT.

About Oak Point Partners
Oak Point Partners is a private investment firm specializing in the purchase of bankruptcy Remnant Assets. Oak Point Partners has completed purchases of the remaining known and unknown assets in hundreds of Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy cases. Click here for a listing of Oak Point owned estates.

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