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Don Quijote expects operating profit of 60 bln yen in fiscal 2020 - Nikkei

4:02pm EDT

Sept 20 (Reuters) - Nikkei: :Don Quijote Holdings expects operating profit of 60 billion yen & sales of about 1.1 trln yen in fiscal 2020 - Nikkei.

Ocado shares fall after firm cautions of rise in short term costs

3:48am EDT

Sept 19 (Reuters) - Ocado :Shares down 6 percent by 0747 GMT after firm cautions of rise in costs in short term.CFO says increase in short term costs at fulfilment centres "a couple of million pounds".CFO says has not seen "any real impact" from Amazon <<>> expansion in UK grocery.

Big lots affirms guidance for fiscal 2017 in advance of investor & analyst conference

Monday, 18 Sep 2017 04:05pm EDT

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Big Lots Inc :Big Lots affirms guidance for fiscal 2017 in advance of investor & analyst conference.Reaffirms Q3 earnings per share view $0.01 to $0.05.Sees FY 2017 earnings per share $4.15 to $4.25.Big Lots Inc - ‍Affirms Q3 guidance for comparable store sales increase in low single digits​.Q3 earnings per share view $0.04 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.FY earnings per share view $4.24 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

Dollar Tree reports planned leadership succession

Monday, 18 Sep 2017 08:00am EDT

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Dollar Tree Inc ::Dollar Tree - ‍bob Sasser elevated to role of executive chairman, Gary Philbin promoted to president, chief executive officer and appointed to board​.

Fred's Inc amends short-term shareholder rights plan

Monday, 18 Sep 2017 07:00am EDT

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Fred's Inc :Fred’S, Inc. amends short-term shareholder rights plan to protect the ability to utilize net operating losses.Fred's Inc - ‍amended rights plan, which takes effect immediately, will continue in effect until September 18, 2020​.

Massmart says Raboijane Moses Kgosana resigned as non-executive director of company

Wednesday, 13 Sep 2017 11:03am EDT

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Massmart Holdings Ltd ::RABOIJANE MOSES KGOSANA RESIGNED AS NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF COMPANY WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT.

Target says 127 stores closed across Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina‍​

Monday, 11 Sep 2017 01:22pm EDT

Sept 11 (Reuters) - Target Corp ::Says currently, 127 Target stores, 4 distribution facilities closed across Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina‍​ due to Hurricane Irma.

PriceSmart announces August sales and fourth quarter earnings release dates

Monday, 11 Sep 2017 08:00am EDT

Sept 11 (Reuters) - Pricesmart Inc :PriceSmart announces August sales; and fourth quarter earnings release dates.August sales rose 4 percent to $238.3 million.PriceSmart Inc says ‍for five weeks ended September 3, comparable warehouse sales increased 2.5 percent​.

Dollarama Q2 earnings per share C$1.15

Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 07:00am EDT

Sept 7 (Reuters) - Dollarama Inc ::Dollarama reports second quarter results.Q2 sales C$812.5 million versus I/B/E/S view C$812.6 million.Q2 earnings per share C$1.15.Q2 earnings per share view C$1.04 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 same store sales rose 6.1 percent.Sees‍ gross margin of 38.0% to 39.0% in 2018​.Sees‍ 2018 capital expenditures of $100.0 million to $110.0 million ​.Dollarama Inc - ‍comparable store sales growth for fiscal 2018 in range of 4.0% to 5.0%​.

Fred's Inc names Heath Freeman chairman of the board

Wednesday, 6 Sep 2017 07:01am EDT

Sept 6 (Reuters) - Fred's Inc :Fred's Inc names Heath Freeman chairman of the board.Fred's Inc - ‍Freeman succeeds Thomas Tashjian, who is retiring from board​.

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