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Samsonite Retail Stores File For BK

The US retail division of luggage Samsonite Corp. has sought bankruptcy protection from creditors. The retail division, Samsonite Co. Stores, has 173 store fronts in 38 states with 650 employees. The parent company has not filed for protection, just the division that operates the retail stores. Details at