Anchor Glass Container Corporation (2005)


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $1,129 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $993 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 2,840
  • Sub-industry: 32 Stone, Clay, Glass, And Concrete Products
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: FL Tampa
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Carlton Fields
  • Date of filing: August 8, 2005
  • Judge at filing: Alexander L. Paskay
  • Court district of filing: FL MD
  • Court city of filing: Tampa
  • Case number: 05-15606
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Filed at headquarters

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? yes
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: April 18, 2006
  • Judge at disposition: Alexander L. Paskay
  • Days from filing to disposition: 253

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? emerged 5 years, did not refile

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

↑ back to top