Goody's Family Clothing, Inc. (Nasdaq/NM:GDYS) today reported sales for the fiscal month of November 2000 of $122.1m, an increase of 2.8 per cent over November 1999 sales of $118.8m. Comparable store sales for November 2000 decreased 2.3 per cent from November 1999.

Sales for the ten months ended November 25, 2000, increased 7.0 per cent to $972.5m from $908.8m during the same period last year. Comparable store sales for the first ten months of fiscal 2000 decreased 2.7 per cent from the same period in the prior year.

With headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee, Goody's is a retailer of moderately priced family apparel operating 317 stores in the 18 states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Louisiana, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.