Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Reports Full Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2013 Results
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc., (GMCR) (NASDAQ:GMCR - News), a leader in specialty coffee and coffee makers with its innovative Keurig® brewing technology, today announced its results for the 13 weeks and 52 weeks ended September 28, 2013.
“We had a strong end to an excellent year, driven by continued consumer passion for the Keurig brewing system,” said Brian P. Kelley, GMCR’s President and CEO. “Our 16% annual revenue growth and 22% revenue growth for the fourth quarter were driven by robust brewer sales and continued portion pack sales momentum.
Photo Release -- NASDAQ Welcomes zulily inc. (NASDAQ: ZU) to The NASDAQ Stock Market
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NDAQ) announced today that trading of zulily inc. (ZU), a unique shopping destination for moms, commenced on The NASDAQ Stock Market on November 15, 2013.
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zulily offers daily deals for moms, babies and kids. zulily sales launch daily, filled with quality children's apparel, women's apparel, toys, infant gear and home decor at an average of over 50% off. Unique finds from up-and-coming brands are featured alongside selections from top brands, giving every mom something new to discover every day. Launched in 2010, zulily has become a shopping destination for millions of moms. zulily is headquartered in Seattle with offices in Reno, Columbus and London.
Potbelly Corporation Reports Results for Third Quarter 2013
Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) today reported unaudited financial results for the fiscal 2013 third quarter ended September 29, 2013.
Key highlights for the thirteen weeks ended September 29, 2013 compared to the thirteen weeks ended September 23, 2012 include:Total revenues increased 11.7% to $78.0 million from $69.9 million. Nine new shops opened, including eight company-operated shops and one franchised shop, during the fiscal third quarter. Company-operated comparable store sales increased 2.5% for the fiscal third quarter.
China Jo-Jo Drugstores, Inc. Reports Fiscal Year 2014 First Quarter Earnings Results and Schedules Conference Call for August 19, 2013
Fiscal Year 2014 First Quarter Highlights:Revenues from retail sales increased to $10.9 million, up 21.9% from the prior period Gross profit from retail sales were $2.8 million, down 19.8% from the prior period Revenue from wholesale operations decreased to $4.4 million, down 79.3% from the prior period Net loss was $0.8 million Diluted and basic loss per share was $0.06
Men's Wearhouse Board Of Directors Rejects Unsolicited, Non-Binding Proposal From Jos. A. Bank
Board Concludes Unsolicited Proposal Does Not Reflect Value Inherent in Company and is Not in the Best Interest of Shareholders
The Men's Wearhouse (MW) today announced that its Board of Directors, after careful evaluation with the assistance of its financial and legal advisors, has determined to reject an unsolicited, non-binding proposal from Jos. A. Bank, which is subject to substantial debt and equity financing, due diligence and regulatory approval, to acquire Men's Wearhouse for $48.00 per share in cash. The Men's Wearhouse Board concluded that the proposal significantly undervalues Men's Wearhouse and its strong prospects for continued growth and value creation, and is not in the best interests of Men's Wearhouse or its shareholders.
Potbelly Corporation [PBPB] to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of IPO
Potbelly Corporation [PBPB], a fast growing neighbourhood sandwich shop, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its initial public offering (IPO) which occurred on the NASDAQ Stock Market today, October 4.
In honor of the occasion, Aylwin Lewis, CEO will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio
Ulta Beauty Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results
Total Sales Increased 24.8% Comparable Store Sales Increased 8.4% Diluted EPS Increased 29.6% to $0.70
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) today announced financial results for the thirteen week period (“Second Quarter”) and twenty-six week period (“First Six Months”) ended August 3, 2013, which compares to the same periods ended July 28, 2012.
“The Ulta Beauty team delivered a very strong quarter while moving our growth strategy forward,” stated Mary Dillon, Chief Executive Officer. “Ulta Beauty added several new brands to its stores; we further expanded the number of Clinique and Lancôme boutiques; we drove rapid growth in our e-commerce business; and we achieved record membership in our loyalty program. I am incredibly excited about the future potential of Ulta Beauty, and I look forward to working with the team to build on the solid foundation they have built.”
Lakeland Industries, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results
Reports Operating Income of $1.3 million in Q2
Sales up 4.9% consolidated and 22.0%, excluding Brazil, over Q2 last year
Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAKE - News), a leading global manufacturer of industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and to first responders on the federal, state and local levels, today announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2014 ended July 31, 2013.
The Company completed a new financing of $15.0 million Senior debt and $3.5 million Junior debt during the recently completed second quarter. Excluding operations in Brazil, the Company is reporting the most profitable quarter in many years.
Dollarama announces strong second quarter results
Dollarama Inc. (TSX:DOL.TO) ("Dollarama" or the "Corporation") today reported an increase in sales and an improvement in net earnings for the second quarter ended August 4, 2013. The quarter was characterized by strong sales growth and solid comparable store sales growth.
Financial and Operating Highlights
(All comparative figures below and in the "Financial Results" section that follows, are for the second quarter ended August 4, 2013 compared to the second quarter ended July 29, 2012. All financial information presented in this news release has been prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles in Canada ("GAAP") as set out in the Handbook of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants - Part 1 which incorporates International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS") as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board.
Zale Returns to Full Year Profitability
Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Results Fourth Quarter Highlights Comparable store sales up 5.6 percent; Zales branded stores up 8.1 percent; Peoples branded stores up 7.0 percent at constant exchange rates Gross margin up 150 basis points to 53.1 percent Operating margin up 120 basis points to (0.7) percent Fiscal Year Highlights Net earnings of $10 million, or $0.24 diluted earnings per share, up $37 million, or $1.09 per share
Fossil Group Reports Record Second Quarter 2013 Results
Net Sales Increase 11% to a Record $706 Million EPS Increases 25% to a Record $1.15 Provides Third Quarter Guidance and Increases Full Year Guidance
Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) (the "Company") today reported its financial results for the second quarter and six month period ended June 29, 2013.
Second Quarter Operating HighlightsNet sales grew in all segments, compared to the prior year second quarter: North America wholesale net sales increased 4% Europe wholesale net sales increased 16% Asia Pacific wholesale net sales increased 14%
NASDAQ Welcomes Control4 Corporation (NDAQ: CTRL) to The NASDAQ Stock Market
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NDAQ) announced today that trading of Control4 Corporation (CTRL), a leading provider of automation and control solutions for the connected home, commenced on the NASDAQ Global Select Market on Friday, August 2, 2013. Control4 Corporation will trade under the ticker symbol, "CTRL."
Control4 was founded in 2003 to deliver a mainstream home automation solution by enabling consumers to unify their connected devices into a personalized system at an accessible and affordable entry point. Sold through the company's worldwide network of over 2,800 active direct dealers, the Control4 solution sits at the center of the mainstream home automation market by providing integrated and extensible control of over 6,400 third-party devices and services.
Hudson’s Bay Company to Acquire Saks Incorporated for US$16 per Share, Bringing Together Three Iconic Retail Brands
Hudson’s Bay Company (TSX:HBC.TO ) (“HBC” or the “Company”) and Saks Incorporated (NYSE:SKS ) (“Saks”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby HBC will acquire Saks for US$16.00 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately US$2.9 billion, including debt. The transaction has been approved by each company’s board of directors and is expected to close before the end of the calendar year, subject to approval by Saks shareholders, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.
The Wendy's Company Reports Preliminary 2013 Second-Quarter Adjusted EPS Increase of 60% and Adjusted EBITDA Increase of 15%
Announces Plan to Sell About 425 Restaurants to Accelerate Brand Transformation, Improve Earnings Quality, Optimize Restaurant Portfolio, Enhance Shareholder Value Announces 25% Increase in Quarterly Dividend Rate Raises Long-Term Annual Adjusted Earnings Per Share Growth Rate Outlook to Mid-Teens, Beginning in 2014
The Wendy's Company (WEN) today announced a system optimization initiative, as part of its brand transformation, designed to further enhance earnings quality, help optimize its restaurant portfolio and increase shareholder returns.
Noodles & Company [NDLS] to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell in Celebration of IPO
Noodles & Company [NDLS], a fast-casual restaurant that serves classic noodle and pasta dishes from around the world, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its June 28 initial public offering (IPO) on The NASDAQ Stock Market.
Orchard Supply Hardware Reaches Acquisition Agreement with Lowe’s as Part of Company’s Voluntary Chapter 11 Filing
Stores to Continue Operating as Usual; Commitment for $177 Million in DIP Financing Under the Lowe’s Proposal, Orchard Will Retain Its Brand, Continue to Operate Its Stores and Continue Its Repositioning and Growth Strategy as a Standalone Business
Orchard Supply Hardware Stores ( OSH ), a neighborhood hardware and garden store focused on paint, repair and the backyard, today announced that it has reached an agreement through which Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) will acquire the majority of its assets for $205 million in cash, plus the assumption of payables owed to nearly all of Orchard’s supplier partners.
Ulta Beauty Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
Total Sales Increased 22.9% Comparable Store Sales Increased 6.7% EPS Increased 20.4% to $0.65
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) today announced financial results for the thirteen week period ended May 4, 2013 (“First Quarter”), which compares to the same period ended April 28, 2012.
For the First Quarter:Net sales increased 22.9% to $582.7 million from $474.1 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2012; Comparable store sales (sales for stores open at least 14 months) increased 6.7% including the impact of e-commerce sales, compared to an increase of 10.1% in the first quarter of fiscal 2012;
LightInTheBox Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering
LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LITB) ("LightInTheBox" or the "Company"), a global online retail company that delivers products directly to consumers around the world, today announced that it has priced its initial public offering of 8,300,000 American depositary shares (“ADSs”), with each ADS representing two ordinary shares of the Company, at US$9.50 per ADS, for a total offering size of approximately US$78.85 million, assuming the underwriters do not exercise their option to purchase additional ADSs. The ADSs are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on June 6, 2013 under the symbol “LITB.”
G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results
-- Net Sales Increase 19% to $272.6 Million -- -- Results Exceed Guidance with First Quarter Net Income Per Diluted Share of $0.05 -- -- Full Year Guidance for Net Income Per Diluted Share Increased to Between $3.20 and $3.30 –-
G-III Apparel Group, Ltd. (GIII) today announced operating results for the first quarter of fiscal 2014.
For the quarter ended April 30, 2013, G-III reported that net sales increased by 19% to $272.6 million from $229.4 million in the year-ago period. The Company’s net income for the first quarter was $1.1 million, or $0.05 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $847,000, or $0.04 per share, in the prior year’s comparable period.
Krispy Kreme Reports Financial Results For The First Quarter Of Fiscal 2014
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (NYSE: KKD) (the "Company") today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2014, ended May 5, 2013. The Company also raised its guidance for the full year.
First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Highlights Compared to the Year-Ago Period:Revenues increased 11.2% to $120.6 million from $108.5 million Company same store sales rose 11.4%, the eighteenth consecutive quarterly increase Operating income rose 40% to $15.2 million from $10.8 million