6 November 2013
Shifts in the timing of holiday shipments to retailers, combined with the sluggish retail environment, weighed on footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry's profit during the third quarter.
25 October 2013
US footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry has formed a committee to "review and evaluate" a buyout offer from private investment firm Mill Road Capital Management.
14 October 2013
US-based footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry has promoted Lee Smith to president of its footwear business unit, replacing Nancy Coons.
12 September 2013
RG Barry has received a buyout offer from private investment firm Mill Road Capital Management.
11 September 2013
The National Shoe Retailers Association (NSRA) and the Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA) have entered into a strategic partnership to help raise the profile of independent footwear retailers in Washington.
6 September 2013
Footwear and accessories manufacturer RG Barry has reported a 40.7% decline in earnings during the fourth quarter, offsetting a slight increase in total sales.
7 May 2013
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry has seen its first-quarter profits surge 84.8%, helped by increased sales of accessories.
5 February 2013
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry has today (5 February) reported that its first-half profit fell 13.6% on the back of declining footwear sales - but said its performance was in line with its expectations.
6 November 2012
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry has today (6 November) seen its first-quarter net profit slide 11% on the back of falling sales.
11 September 2012
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corp has today (11 September) swung to a fourth-quarter net profit on the back of "robust" footwear sales and a revaluation of net deferred tax assets.
8 February 2012
Strong Christmas demand for footwear lines like slippers have helped RG Barry Corporation to a 47.3% jump in second quarter profit, the company said yesterday (7 February).
9 November 2011
Dearfoams accessory footwear business RG Barry Corporation recorded a near-doubling of first quarter profits, but warned against reading too much into the results.
14 September 2011
New sales from its newly acquired Foot Petals and Baggallini businesses have helped footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corporation to halve its fourth quarter loss.
8 September 2011
Slipper maker RG Barry Corporation is to shutter one of its distribution facilities as part of an expanded four-year deal with its logistics supplier.
11 May 2011
Footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corporation has swung to a third quarter loss after being hurt by lower sales and costs related to its acquisition of the Baggallini business.
8 February 2011
Fashion and functional accessory marketer RG Barry Corporation registered dips in second quarter profit and sales in what the company called a “challenging” year.
31 January 2011
Accessory footwear and slipper marketer RG Barry Corporation has completed the US$14m purchase of premium insoles company Foot Petals.
9 November 2010
Slipper maker RG Barry Corporation has posted strong increases in first quarter sales and profits thanks to earlier than expected Christmas shipments to retailers.
3 August 2010
RG Barry Corporation is taking its Dearfoams brand beyond slippers after signing a license to expand the line into sleepwear and apparel.
11 May 2010
RG Barry Corporation has reported increased net sales and net earnings for the third quarter after spring business prospered.
15 February 2010
Accessories footwear marketer RG Barry has appointed Jay Smith as its China-based vice president of sourcing.
11 February 2010
Accessory footwear marketer RG Barry Corporation has boosted first-half profits by 31%, on the back of better sales for its Dearfoams brand.
4 November 2009
Accessory footwear maker RG Barry Corporation has more than doubled its first quarter earnings after the timing of shipments to retailers returned to a more normal pattern.
8 September 2009
Footwear and slipper company RG Barry Corporation posted a net profit of US$7m in fiscal 2009, down from a profit of $9.8m the year before.
7 May 2009
Accessory footwear maker RG Barry Corporation has shuffled its sales and brand management teams so that its proprietary, licensed and private brand groups can each move forward independently.
5 May 2009
Footwear company RG Barry Corporation posted reduced third quarter earnings of US$123,000, despite a 4.5% increase in net sales.
20 April 2009
Footwear firm RG Barry Corporation has named Greg Ackard its senior vice president of sales.
14 April 2009
Footwear and accessories marketer RG Barry Corporation has named Hong Zeng as its new China-based vice president of sourcing.
26 March 2009
The Levi's brand is to launch a range of slippers and sandals after signing a licensing deal with Dearfoam slippers producer RG Barry Corporation.
17 March 2009
Footwear company RG Barry's board of directors has unanimously rejected an unsolicited proposal to acquire the company made on 28 January by Mill Road Capital.