Congratulations to Payless ShoeSource, the nation’s #1 source of light-up sneakers with Disney characters on them. The chain has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy during the current retail apocalypse that has survived the process without closing all of its stores and going out of business.

Bricks and Kicks

Payless ultimately closed around 700 of its 4,000 stores, but is keeping its plans for the near future pinned on bricks-and-mortar sales,