Downtown Disney store owner files for bankruptcy

Lenox Group, the maker and retailer of tableware, collectible and other giftware products under the Lenox, Department 56, Dansk and Gorham brand names, announced Sunday that it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

The company owns the Department 56 store at Downtown Disney in Anaheim.

Lenox Group brands are also sold at Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s, J.C. Penney, Bed Bath & Beyond and Neiman Marcus.