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Mar 19, 2008, 01:00 ET

Barington Group Announces Proxy Contest to Elect Four Directors to the Board of Dillard's, Inc.

NEW YORK, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. announced today that one of its affiliates has notified Dillard's, Inc. (NYSE:...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

Shareholder Group Responds to Syms Corp Letter to Shareholders

NEW YORK, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of shareholders led by Barington Capital Group, L.P. and Esopus Creek Advisors LLC that owns over 9.8%...

Jan 22, 2008, 00:00 ET

Shareholder Group Demands Records of Syms Corp and Files Lawsuit Against the Board Of Directors Of The Company

NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of shareholders lead by Barington Capital Group, L.P. and Esopus Creek Advisors LLC that owns over...

Jan 02, 2008, 00:00 ET

Stockholder Group Urges Syms Corp not to Deregister or Delist Company's Common Stock

NEW YORK, Jan. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- A group of stockholders lead by Barington Capital Group, L.P. and Esopus Creek Advisors LLC that owns over 9.7%...

Aug 30, 2007, 01:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Questions the Commitment of Dillard's to the Company's Public Stockholders

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. sent a letter today to members of the Board of Directors of Dillard's, Inc....

Aug 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Continues to Seek to Maximize Shareholder Value at Dillard's, Inc.

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. sent a letter today to William T. Dillard, II, the Chairman and Chief Executive...

Jun 28, 2007, 01:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Seeks to Maximize Shareholder Value at Dillard's, Inc.

NEW YORK, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. sent a letter yesterday to William T. Dillard, II, the Chairman and Chief...

Dec 11, 2006, 00:00 ET

Barington Capital Group to Support Lone Star Funds Transaction

NEW YORK, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. ("Barington") announced today that, based on the results of its review of Lone...

Aug 30, 2006, 01:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Believes Lone Star Transaction Fails to Provide Adequate Consideration for Stockholders

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. ("Barington") announced today that, based on its analysis to date, it believes...

Aug 21, 2006, 01:00 ET

Barington Group Acquires Substantial Stake in Apparel Company Warnaco

NEW YORK, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barington Group has filed a Schedule 13D with the Securities and Exchange Commission disclosing that it...

Feb 14, 2006, 00:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Supports Decision of Pep Boys Board to Engage Financial Advisor to Explore Strategic Alternatives for the Company

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. ("Barington") announced today its support of the decision of the Board...

Apr 19, 2005, 01:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Sends Letter to the Chairman and CEO of The Stride Rite Corporation

NEW YORK, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. sent the following letter to the Chairman and CEO of The Stride Rite...

Dec 16, 2004, 00:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Applauds Appointment of Harold Kahn to the Board of Directors of Steven Madden, Ltd.

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. ("Barington") announced today that it applauds the appointment of Harold Kahn to...

Dec 13, 2004, 00:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Sends Letter to Outside Directors of Steven Madden, Ltd.

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P., on behalf of a group of investors which includes Barington Companies Equity...

Nov 17, 2004, 00:00 ET

Barington Capital Group Responds to Letter From Steven Madden, Ltd.

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Barington Capital Group, L.P. announced today that on November 16, 2004 James Mitarotonda, the Chairman of...