Designs Inc, operator of Levi's Outlet by Designs and Dockers Outlet by Designs stores, said that sales expectations for the second quarter of fiscal 2002 will be negative, in the mid-single digit range. At the company's annual shareholder meeting, in New York City, David A Levin, president and chief executive officer said that: "This anticipated decrease is in line with our second quarter business plan and shows a marked improvement over the 10 per cent comparable store decrease in the first quarter."