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Oracle Awards Chico’s in Retail Excellence Awards

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Redwood Shores, CA—Chico’s FAS was one of five retailers to be honored with Oracle’s 2011 Retail Excellence Awards which were announced today as part of its Oracle Retail CrossTalk conference. The awards, which recognize outstanding customer achievements in business performance, customers experience, innovation and leadership, also included Advance Auto Parts, …

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Q1 Profits Up: Abercrombie & Fitch, Chico’s, BJ’S Wholesale Club

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Abercrombie & Fitch Q1 Profits Exceed Forecast On Improved Margins, International Business New Albany, OH–Abercrombie & Fitch reported better-than-expected first-quarter results aided by improved margins and international business. For the quarter ended April 30, Abercrombie reported income of 28 cents a share on sales of $836.7 compared to a net …

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Limited Brands, Chico’s Q3 Profits Increase

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Tight inventory controls, improved gross margins and higher sales helped specialty retailers Limited Brands and Chico’s post third quarter profit rises. Limited Brands’ Q3 Profits Increase, Declares Dividend Columbus—By keeping a tight reign on expenses and controlling inventory, Limited Brands reported Wednesday that its third quarter profit increased and declared …