TITLE

Pier One Reports Stormy Third Quarter

AUTHOR(S)
Hogsett, Don
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;12/19/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the business performance of Fort Worth, Texas-based home accessories retailer Pier 1 Imports Inc. for the third quarter of 2005. Its sales declined by 2.4 percent to $476.2 million. Inventories increased sharply in comparison to sales. Marvin Girouard, chairman and chief executive of Pier 1, has stated however that the national distribution of two Pier 1 catalogs have improved sales in the fall of 2005.
ACCESSION #
19201072

 

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