HECHINGER COMPANY ANNOUNCES OCTOBER SALES
HECHINGER COMPANY ANNOUNCES OCTOBER SALES LANDOVER, Md., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Hechinger Company
(NASDAQ-NMS: HECHA, HECHB) today released monthly sales for October and for its third quarter ended Nov. 2, 1991. Sales for the month were up 16 percent to $123.7 million. Comparable store sales were up 2 percent for the month. For the third quarter, sales increased 15 percent to $400.9 million. Comparable store sales were up 2 percent for the quarter. This represents the first time the company has released monthly sales data.
Hechinger Company, a chain of specialty retail do-it-yourself home centers, currently operates 83 Hechinger stores, 30 Home Quarters Warehouse stores and six Triangle Building Centers in 15 states and the District of Columbia. -0- 11/7/91 /CONTACT: Lennie Zallar, vice president and treasurer, Hechinger, 301-925-3170/ (HECH) CO: Hechinger Company ST: Maryland IN: RET SU: TW -- DC009 -- 2118 11/07/91 10:24 EST
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|Date:||Nov 7, 1991|
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