CHARMING SHOPPES REPORTS OCTOBER SALES
CHARMING SHOPPES REPORTS OCTOBER SALES BENSALEM, Pa., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Charming Shoppes, Inc.
(NASDAQ: CHRS), the retail women's apparel chain, today reported that total sales for the four weeks ended Nov. 2, 1991, increased 12 percent to $73.2 million from $65.6 million for the comparable period ended Nov. 3, 1990.
Sales for comparable stores increased 2 percent during October. Sales for the nine months ended Nov. 2, 1991, increased 15 percent to $724.7 million from $629.1 million for the comparable period last year. The company's year-to-date comparable same store sales increased 7 percent. Charming Shoppes, Inc. operates 1,108 stores in 41 states, primarily under the names of "Fashion Bug" and "Fashion Bug Plus." /delval/ -0- 11/7/91 /CONTACT: Bernard Brodsky, vp and treasurer of Charming Shoppes, 215-638-6719/ (CHRS) CO: Charming Shoppes, Inc. ST: Pennsylvania IN: REA SU: MP -- PH005 -- 2044 11/07/91 08:50 EST
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|Date:||Nov 7, 1991|
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