ROSS STORES REPORTS DECEMBER SALES
ROSS STORES REPORTS DECEMBER SALES NEWARK, Calif., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Ross Stores Inc.
(NASDAQ: ROST) today reported sales of $134 million for the four week period ended Dec. 28, 1991, a 17 percent increase above the $115 million in sales for the four weeks ended Dec. 29, 1990. Comparable store sales for the same period increased 7 percent from last year.
For the 11 months through Dec. 28, 1991, sales were $870 million -- a 16 percent increase above the $752 million in sales for the prior year's comparable period ended Dec. 29, 1990. For the 11 months, comparable store sales were up 2 percent from last year. Ross Stores Inc. operates a national chain of off-price retail stores offering first quality, in-season, branded apparel and apparel- related merchandise for the entire family. The company had 205 stores in operation at Dec. 28, 1991, compared to 185 stores at the end of the same period last year. -0- 1/3/92 /CONTACT: Earl T. Benson, 510-505-4400; or Katie Loughnot, 510-505-4509, both of Ross Stores Inc./ (ROST) CO: Ross Stores Inc. ST: California IN: REA SU:
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|Date:||Jan 3, 1992|
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