LIMITED, INC. SALES UP 21 PERCENT
LIMITED, INC. SALES UP 21 PERCENT COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Limited, Inc.
(NYSE/LSE/TSE: LTD) reported net sales for the four-week Christmas holiday period ended Dec. 28, 1991 of $996.6 million, an increase of 21 percent compared to sales of $824.2 million for the comparable four-week period ended Dec. 29, 1990. Year-to-date sales through Dec. 28, 1991 increased 17 percent to $5.666 billion compared to the same period last year.
The company's comparable store sales for the four-week calendar period ended Dec. 28, 1991 increased 3 percent versus the same four-week period last year and increased 3 percent for the year-to-date period. The company stated that it is reporting sales for the four-week period ending Dec. 28, 1991 to be consistent with most of the retail industry's reporting schedule. The Limited, Inc., through Limited Stores, Lerner New York, Lane Bryant, Express, Victoria's Secret, Structure, Limited Too, Abercrombie & Fitch, Henri Bendel, Cacique, Victoria's Secret Bath Shops, Bath & Body Works and Penhaligon's presently operates 4,374 specialty stores and distributes apparel nationally through the Victoria's Secret, Lane Bryant Direct, Roaman's and Lerner Direct catalogues. -0- 1/3/92 /CONTACT: Alfred S. Dietzel of The Limited, Inc., 614-479-7070/ (LTD) CO: The Limited, Inc. ST: Ohio IN: REA SU:
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|Date:||Jan 3, 1992|
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