Braun's Fashions Corporation (Nasdaq: BFCI - news) today reported the distribution of common stock in connection with its previously announced 3-for-2 stock split. The stock dividend was distributed on July 11, 2000. Including shares issued in connection with the stock split, the company has approximately 10.2 million shares of common stock outstanding. Braun's Fashions Corporation is a Minneapolis-based specialty retailer of women's clothing providing exclusive fashions under the Christopher & Banks label. Presently, the company has 243 stores operating in 27 states, located primarily in the northern regions throughout the United States. This release contains forward-looking statements regarding future performance of the Company. The achievement of such results is subject to certain risks and uncertainties, including changes in economic, market and weather conditions, the effect of consumer tastes and spending habits, the realization of expected economies gained through the use of private label and direct import merchandise, management of growth and other factors outside the Company's control, including factors discussed from time to time in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which reflect management's analysis only as of the date hereof. The Company undertakes no obligation to update these forward- looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date hereof. For more information on Braun's Fashions Corporation, visit our website at w