Ross Stores Inc
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| 28 Nov 2013
The growth of inexpensive private label apparel is ending as the sector becomes less and less competitive, according to new research.
| 10 May 2013
Improving weather in late April, combined with rising stock and housing prices, offered some encouragement to US clothing retailers as sales gained over the month.
| 11 Apr 2013
A combination of cold, snowy weather and the earlier timing of Easter meant that sales of spring or early summer merchandise got off to a chilly start for US retailers in March.
| 8 Mar 2013
US retailers battled significant headwinds in February, with sales of early spring merchandise getting off to a slow start in the face of cool weather, higher payroll taxes and economic uncertainty.
| 26 Jun 2015
First-quarter revenue forecasts for US apparel retailers fared far worse than earnings expectations. The Finish Line said it got off to a "solid start" with double-digit profit growth, and Cherokee was pleased with a "strong" quarter, despite some headwinds. Elsewhere, Urban Outfitters revealed a mixed quarter, while Men's Wearhouse booked record sales but a decline in earnings.
| 27 Feb 2015
US off-price fashion retailer Ross Stores has booked fourth-quarter earnings and sales ahead of its expectations and offered a positive outlook for the next fiscal.
| 24 Feb 2015
Solid results are expected for apparel retailers TJX Companies and Ross Stores, analysts have said, thanks to the ongoing resilience and competitive strength of the off-price business model.
| 21 Nov 2014
US off-price fashion retailer Ross Stores has booked an increase in third-quarter earnings but has maintained a cautious outlook for the full year due to the uncertain economic environment.
| 22 Aug 2014
Off-price fashion retailer Ross Stores has booked second-quarter earnings in line with analyst consensus and at the high end of management guidance.
| 23 May 2014
Ross Stores has booked what analyst say was a strong performance in the first quarter as strict inventory and expense control offset the negative impact from unfavorable weather and a challenging retail environment.
| 8 May 2014
Off-price fashion retailer Ross Stores has promoted president and chief merchandising officer Barbara Rentler to CEO, as part of a management succession plan.
| 28 Feb 2014
Off-price fashion retailer Ross Stores has reported a 7.9% drop in fourth-quarter profit, weighed down by lower sales and promotions.
| 28 Jan 2014
Off-price retailer Ross Stores has appointed Michael Hartshorn to the role of chief financial officer.
| 22 Nov 2013
Ross Stores has said it remains cautious in its outlook after the off-price retailer lowered its fourth-quarter earnings per share guidance, despite posting a rise in third-quarter net profit and sales.
| 23 Aug 2013
Off-price retailer Ross Stores has booked a 17% increase in second quarter profit, helped by higher sales and improved margins.
| 24 Jun 2013
US retailer Ross Stores has agreed to pay a US$3.9m fine after it knowingly failed to report that it failed to report that it was selling children's garments containing drawstrings - a strangulation risk.
| 24 May 2013
Off-price retailer Ross Stores has raised its full-year earnings guidance after recording a 12% increase in first-quarter net profit, boosted by higher sales.
| 22 Mar 2013
US off price retailer Ross Stores saw fourth quarter net income rise on the back of rising sales and margins.
| 24 Jan 2013
Kenya-based clothing manufacturing giant United Aryan (UAL) has selected the WFX Cloud ERP software for its African production facilities.
| 14 Dec 2012
Ten Los Angeles based garment contractors making clothes for retailers including Dillard's, Forever 21, Ross Stores and Urban Outfitters have been accused of serious labour violations.
| 16 Nov 2012
Strong sales and lower expenses have helped off-price retailer Ross Stores book a better-than-expected rise in third-quarter net profit, but it issued a cautious outlook for the all-important holiday season.
| 17 Aug 2012
Value-priced clothing and footwear retailer Ross Stores has raised its full-year earnings guidance after better-than-expected sales boosted its second-quarter profit.
| 16 Aug 2012
Value retailer Ross Stores has revealed vice chairman and CEO Michael Balmuth will become chairman in 2016 as part of the company's management succession plan.
| 22 May 2012
Off-price retailer Ross Stores Inc has raised its full-year guidance after higher sales helped it to a better-than-expected 21% hike in first quarter earnings.
| 12 Apr 2012
Discount clothing retailer Ross Stores plans to open a new distribution and warehousing facility in South Carolina, creating 600 jobs over five years.
| 16 Mar 2012
Low-cost retailer Ross Stores recorded double-digit increases to fourth quarter sales and earnings as margins improved and comparable store sales rose 7%.
| 18 Nov 2011
Value retailer Ross Stores Inc has booked a 19% hike in third quarter earnings, helped by "above-plan" sales to shoppers seeking bargains.
| 19 Aug 2011
Discount retailer Ross Stores Inc has booked a better-than-expected second quarter performance with higher sales and lower expenses contributing to a 15% rise in earnings.
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