USA: Buckle Falls 1.2 Per Cent In September
Sales at casual apparel and footwear retailer Buckle Inc fell 1.2 per cent in the five-week period ended 6 October to $36 million from $36.5 million a year ago.
Sales for the 35 week period fell 2.4 per cent to $237.9 million from $243.8 million a year ago. Same-store sales for the 35 weeks fell 8.3% from last year.
The company's executive vice president of sales, James Shada, returned to full-time work after being on a reduced schedule for the past 18 months.
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