TITLE

Garden Ridge Promotes Execs

PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;10/18/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Garden Ridge Corp. has promoted Jack Lewis to chairman and Steven Higgins to president as part of its turnaround. Lewis had been chief executive officer. Higgins joined the retailer in May as senior vice president and general merchandise manager. Garden Ridge, which has been operating under Chapter 11 bankruptcy since February, also said it signed five more lease amendments with landlords. The retailer said it experienced a slight decline in September sales but improved its gross margin by 0.2 percent.
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14779522

 

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