Bon-Ton

According to a Reuters report, mall owners Namdar Realty Group and Washington Prime Group Inc. are in talks to acquire Bon-Ton Stores jointly out of bankruptcy.

The bid for Bon-Ton offers a path for the retailer to survive, according to sources in the report. However, firms specializing in liquidation also plan to submit an offer for the department store retailer.

Bon-Ton, which filed…