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Don Quijote Holdings to acquire shares of QSI through Pan Pacific International &

Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 10:06pm EDT

June 29(Reuters) - Don Quijote Holdings Co Ltd <7532.T>:Says it signed an agreement to acquire shares of U.S.-based firm QSI, Inc., through U.S.-based unit Pan Pacific International & Co., a subsidiary of Singapore-based Pan Pacific International Holdings Pte. Ltd..Acquisition date will be in the end of August.

Fred’S Pharmacy unanimously adopts short-term shareholder rights plan

Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 09:00am EDT

June 28 (Reuters) - Fred's Inc :fred’s pharmacy unanimously adopts short-term shareholder rights plan.Fred's inc - board unanimously adopted short-term rights plan.Fred's - pursuant to short-term rights plan, company is issuing one right for each share of common stock outstanding at close of business on july 7, 2017..Fred's inc - sets trigger at 10 percent.Fred's inc - the rights will expire on september 25, 2017; company's board of directors may redeem rights for $0.01 per right.

Don Quijote profit headed higher for 28th straight year - Nikkei

Thursday, 22 Jun 2017 03:31pm EDT

June 23 (Reuters) - Don Quijote Holdings Co Ltd <7532.T>::Don Quijote will likely end year through June 30 with operating profit of around 46.5 billion yen, beating its standing projection of 45.5 billion yen - Nikkei.Don Quijote Holdings Co's FY sales are seen rising 10% or so to roughly 830 billion yen, besting the forecast by 8 billion yen - Nikkei.Don Quijote's Fy existing-store sales will likely rise slightly more than 2 percent - Nikkei.

Bim to establish a food supply and packaging company with 5.0 mln lira capital

Thursday, 22 Jun 2017 09:16am EDT

June 22 (Reuters) - Bim :TO ESTABLISH A %100 OWNED UNIT WITH 5.0 MILLION LIRA CAPITAL IN ORDER TO PROVIDE THE SUPPLY AND PACKAGING OF VARIOUS FOOD ITEMS ESPECIALLY RICE AND PULSE PRODUCTS SOLD IN THE COMPANY RETAIL STORES.‍​.

Vipshop to sell 4.48 pct stake in SRP Groupe

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 11:41am EDT

June 19 (Reuters) - Vipshop Holdings Ltd ::Launched sale of remaining shares of SRP Groupe representing c.4.48 pct of share capital and 3.11 pct voting rights of the co via ABB.Bookbuilding will start immediately. The results of the placement will be announced after the close of the bookbuilding process.Following completion of the placement, the seller will no longer hold any shares in the company.David Gu expected to tender his resignation as a director of the company on the settlement date of the placement with immediate effect.

Vipshop to sell 4.48 pct stake in SRP Groupe

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 11:41am EDT

June 19 (Reuters) - Vipshop Holdings Ltd ::Launched sale of remaining shares of SRP Groupe representing c.4.48 pct of share capital and 3.11 pct voting rights of the co via ABB.Bookbuilding will start immediately. The results of the placement will be announced after the close of the bookbuilding process.Following completion of the placement, the seller will no longer hold any shares in the company.David Gu expected to tender his resignation as a director of the company on the settlement date of the placement with immediate effect.

FamilyMart UNY Holdings says business alliance with Don Quijote Holdings

Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 02:52am EDT

June 13 (Reuters) - FamilyMart UNY Holdings Co Ltd <8028.T>:* Says it is discussing a business alliance with Don Quijote Holdings Co Ltd <7532.T>.* Says two entities will cooperate on retail business, joint development of new productions and market, as well as rationalized logistics function .

Pricesmart Inc says May sales up 1.8 pct

Wednesday, 7 Jun 2017 08:00am EDT

June 7 (Reuters) - Pricesmart Inc ::Pricesmart announces May sales; third quarter earnings release dates also announced.May sales rose 1.8 percent to $234.2 million.Net warehouse club sales for month of May 2017 increased 1.8% to $234.2 million, from $230.2 million in May 2016.Pricesmart-For 5-week period ended June 4, comparable sales for 38 warehouse clubs open at least 13 1/2 full months increased 1.5% versus same 5-week period last year.For thirty-nine week period ended June 4, 2017, comparable warehouse sales increased 1.4%, compared to comparable thirty-nine week period a year ago.Were 39 warehouse clubs in operation at end of May 2017 and 38 warehouse clubs in operation at end of May 2016.

Dollarama reports Q1 earnings per share of C$0.82

Wednesday, 7 Jun 2017 07:00am EDT

June 7 (Reuters) - Dollarama Inc :Dollarama reports first quarter results and renews normal course issuer bid.Q1 sales C$704.9 million versus I/B/E/S view c$716 million.Q1 earnings per share C$0.82.Q1 earnings per share view c$0.79 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Dollarama Inc says renewal of NCIB and approval from TSX to purchase for cancellation up to 5.7 million common shares.Dollarama Inc qtrly comparable store sales grew 4.6%, over and above a 6.6% increase previous year.Dollarama Inc - gross margin was 37.6% of sales in Q1 of fiscal 2018, compared to 37.0% of sales in Q1 of fiscal 2017.Sees 2018 capital expenditures $90.0 million to $100.0 million.Sees 2018 gross margin 37.5% to 38.5%.Sees 2018 EBITDA margin 22.0% to 23.5%.Dollarama Inc says purchases under NCIB may commence on June 19, 2017 and will terminate no later than June 18, 2018.Dollarama Inc sees fiscal 2018 net new stores between 60 stores to 70 stores.

Gene Techno Science sets up JV

Tuesday, 6 Jun 2017 11:19pm EDT

June 7 (Reuters) - Gene Techno Science Co Ltd <4584.T>:* Says it established Sapporo-based JV with AIN HOLDINGS INC <9627.T>, North Pacific Bank,LTD.<8524.T> and a Sapporo-based investment limited liability partnership .* Says the JV is engaged in manufacture of regeneration medicine related product .* Says the co, AIN HOLDINGS INC, North Pacific Bank,LTD, investment limited liability partnership are both holding a 25 percent stake in the JV respectively.

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