HANCOCK FABRICS, INC., et al.

Case No. 16-10296 (BLS), U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware

Important Notice Regarding the Sale of Your Personal Information and Your Right to Opt-out

Dear Valued Hancock Fabrics Customer:

As you may be aware, Hancock Fabrics declared bankruptcy in February 2016 and has initiated a liquidation process.

We are excited to share with you that the legacy of Hancock Fabrics will continue, as the Bankruptcy Court has approved the sale of the on-line business of Hancock Fabrics, Inc. and its affiliated entities to Michaels Stores. Today, Michaels operates more than 1,200 stores across the United States and Canada. Michaels also maintains a strong on-line presence and warmly welcomes the customers of HancockFabrics.com to its growing family. With Hancock Fabrics, Michaels now looks to build upon Hancock’s great reputation for providing quality fabric and notions to customers across the country. More information about Michaels can be found at http://www.michaels.com.

As part of the sale, Michaels is purchasing Hancock Fabrics’ customer databases. The Hancock Fabrics Privacy Policy provides that the company “will not share any personally identifiable information with any third party without your consent.” Under this Privacy Policy, you have the right to opt-out of the sale and the transfer of your personal information to Michaels, and of receiving future e-mail or mail communications from Michaels.

You may elect to opt out by:

  1. Clicking here;
  2. Sending an e-mail to Hancock’s noticing agent at HancockOptOut@kccllc.com, providing the information necessary for Hancock to identify you in its database and process your opt-out election (such as (as applicable) your name, email address, street address and telephone number);
  3. Calling Hancock’s noticing agent, Kurtzman Carson Consultants, LLC, at (866) 967-0494 (toll-free) or, if calling from outside the United States or Canada, at (310) 751-2694; or
  4. Mailing to Hancock Fabrics, Inc. Opt-Out Processing Center c/o Kurtzman Carson Consultants LLC, 2335 Alaska Ave., El Segundo, CA 90245, providing the information necessary for Hancock to identify you in its database and process your opt-out election (such as (as applicable) your name, email address, street address and telephone number).

If you opted in to receive promotional emails from Hancock Fabrics, you may also receive promotional emails from Michaels unless you opt out of having your information conveyed to Michaels.

If you have questions please email hancockfabricsinfo@kccllc.com or call (866) 967-0494 (or, if calling from outside the United States or Canada, (310) 751-2694) for customer service.

We thank you for your past patronage and join Michaels in welcoming you into the Michaels family.

Sincerely,

Hancock Fabrics, Inc. and its affiliated entities