CHARMING SHOPPES REPORTS JULY SALES
CHARMING SHOPPES REPORTS JULY SALES BENSALEM, Pa., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Charming Shoppes, Inc.
(NASDAQ: CHRS), the retail women's apparel chain, today reported that total sales for the four weeks ended Aug. 1, 1992, increased 23 percent to $84.6 million from $69 million for the comparable period ended Aug. 3, 1991.
Sales for comparable stores increased 12 percent during July. Sales for the six months ended Aug. 1, 1992, increased 16 percent to $552.3 million from $478 million for the comparable period last year. The company's year-to-date comparable store sales increased 6 percent. Charming Shoppes, Inc. operates 1,150 stores in 41 states, under the names "Fashion Bug" and "Fashion Bug Plus." /delval/ -0- 8/6/92 /CONTACT: Bernard Brodsky, vp and treasurer of Charming Shoppes, 215-638-6719/ (CHRS) CO: Charming Shoppes, Inc. ST: Pennsylvania IN: REA SU:
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|Date:||Aug 6, 1992|
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