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Mar 19, 2015, 16:05 ET

Big Lots Launches New Charitable Foundation

 Big Lots has launched a non-profit foundation to guide its charitable endeavors into the future. The Big Lots Foundation will help strengthen...

Mar 13, 2015, 10:14 ET

Spring Into Savings This March With Big Lots

 This spring, customers will want to Shop Big Lots First for their outdoor entertaining needs. Customers will discover stylish, quality...

Mar 06, 2015, 06:00 ET

Big Lots Reports Q4 Income From Continuing Operations Of $1.76 Per Share As Comparable Store Sales Increase 2.9%

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today reported income from continuing operations of $94.0 million, or $1.76 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of...

Mar 06, 2015, 05:45 ET

Big Lots Announces 12% Increase In Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that, on March 4, 2015, our Board of Directors increased the Company's quarterly dividend payment...

Feb 27, 2015, 09:00 ET

Big Lots To Broadcast Fourth Quarter 2014 Conference Call

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) will host a conference call live at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, March 6, 2015 to discuss fourth quarter...

Feb 13, 2015, 09:00 ET

Big Lots Helps Shoppers Update Their Home on a Budget

Big Lots is helping shoppers make the most of their tax refunds by offering best of the season deals on mattresses, sofas, loveseats, bedding and...

Jan 12, 2015, 09:00 ET

Big Lots Participating At The ICR XChange Conference

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that it is participating in the ICR XChange Conference being held at The Grande Lakes Orlando...

Dec 22, 2014, 09:15 ET

Big Lots Rescues Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers

 Big Lots understands that last-minute shopping is an unavoidable part of the holiday season. Nearly half of all holiday customers are still...

Dec 05, 2014, 06:00 ET

Big Lots Reports Third Quarter Results Consistent With Guidance

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today reported a loss from continuing operations of $3.1 million, or $0.06 per share, for the third quarter of...

Dec 05, 2014, 05:45 ET

Big Lots Announces Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that, on December 3, 2014, our Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per...

Dec 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

Big Lots Is The Ultimate Real Gifts Destination

Big Lots knows that no matter how much shoppers prepare for the holidays, they may find themselves out of gift ideas and turning to gift cards. But...

Nov 25, 2014, 16:05 ET

Big Lots To Broadcast Third Quarter 2014 Conference Call

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) will host a conference call live at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, December 5, 2014 to discuss third quarter...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Confidence Is The New Black Friday This Season

 Americans' confidence gives Big Lots the edge during this holiday season. Customers are now focused on deals every day and throughout the...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

Big Lots Calls On Customers To Decorate Nov. 16-22

 Big Lots is providing inspiration and motivation for consumers everywhere to start decking the halls. The company is declaring Nov.16-22, 2014...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

Big Lots Open on Thanksgiving Day

Big Lots listens to its customers, and based on their feedback, Big Lots stores have been open on Thanksgiving for over 20 years. This year is no...

Nov 06, 2014, 16:30 ET

Big Lots, Inc. Announces Decision Of Its Board Of Directors To Approve Proxy Access Amendments

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today the decision of its Board of Directors (the "Board") to approve, at its next regularly scheduled Board...

Nov 04, 2014, 10:30 ET

Big Lots Helps Moms Nail This Holiday!

 Big Lots is launching a fresh national holiday television and online campaign aimed at bringing the fun and family back into Christmas. The...

Oct 09, 2014, 17:00 ET
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Big Lots Celebrates Grand Opening With Baseball Great Mariano Rivera

Big Lots announced today the grand opening celebration of its newest store at 9 a.m. on Friday, October 17, 2014. The 23,314 square-foot North...

Sep 29, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Big Lots Participating At The Telsey Advisory Group Consumer Conference

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today, as a reminder, that it is participating at the Telsey Advisory Group (TAG) 5th Annual Fall...

Sep 24, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Big Lots To Participate At The Telsey Advisory Group Consumer Conference

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that it is participating in the Telsey Advisory Group (TAG) 5th Annual Fall Consumer Conference...