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Sep 10, 2014, 09:05 ET
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The Focus Group Goes to the Cats and Dogs

 Pork Chop, Boots, Bianca and Tabitha are among a diverse group of dogs and cats, who share their preferences for chew toys, clothing, treats...

Aug 29, 2014, 06:15 ET
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Big Lots Reports Second Quarter Income From Continuing Operations Of $0.31 Per Diluted Share

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today reported income from continuing operations of $17.2 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, for the second...

Aug 29, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Big Lots Announces Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that, on August 28, 2014, our Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per...

Aug 21, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Big Lots To Broadcast Second Quarter 2014 Conference Call

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) will host a conference call live at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, August 29, 2014 to discuss second quarter...

Aug 12, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Big Lots Expands Food Line-Up, Adding Even More Big Name Brands

Big News! Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that it has rolled out a new look for its food department with expanded food selections...

Jun 25, 2014, 16:20 ET
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Big Lots Announces Initiation Of Quarterly Dividend Program

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that our Board of Directors initiated a cash dividend program under which we intend to pay a...

Jun 23, 2014, 18:00 ET
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Big Lots To Webcast 2014 Investor / Analyst Conference

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) announced today that it will webcast its 2014 Investor / Analyst conference on Thursday, June 26, 2014, being held...

May 30, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Big Lots Reports First Quarter Income From Continuing Operations Of $0.50 Per Diluted Share

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today reported income from continuing operations of $28.6 million, or $0.50 per diluted share, for the first...

May 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Big Lots To Broadcast First Quarter 2014 Conference Call

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) will host a conference call live at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, May 30, 2014 to discuss first quarter fiscal...

Apr 02, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Ring In Spring With Lawn & Garden Deals At Big Lots

 Just as people are getting outside and leaving winter behind, Big Lots (NYSE: BIG) is kicking off spring with an expanded lawn and garden...

Mar 07, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Big Lots Announces Promotion of Timothy A. Johnson to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today announced the promotion of Timothy A. Johnson to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. Mr....

Mar 07, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Big Lots Reports Fourth Quarter Results

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today reported income from continuing operations of $81.0 million, or $1.39 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of...

Feb 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Big Lots To Broadcast Fourth Quarter 2013 Conference Call

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) will host a conference call live at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, March 7, 2014 to discuss fourth quarter fiscal...

Feb 24, 2014, 09:30 ET
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Big Lots Hosts Spring Career Fairs in Bay Area

Job seekers can talk with Big Lots store management teams about employment opportunities at three Career Fairs in the San Francisco Bay...

Feb 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Big Lots Now Official Hostess® Thrift Outlet

 Twinkie fans, rejoice! The Sweetest Comeback in the History of Ever™ just got sweeter. Big Lots (NYSE: BIG) is now the Official Hostess...

Jan 14, 2014, 09:30 ET

Big Lots Provides Relief to West Virginians Affected by Chemical Spill

Big Lots (NYSE: BIG) is providing bottled water to residents in the Charleston, West Virginia, area after a chemical spill. The ban on drinking...

Dec 05, 2013, 16:00 ET
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Big Lots Reports Third Quarter Results

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) today reported a consolidated loss from continuing operations of $9.5 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, for the...

Dec 02, 2013, 09:30 ET
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Big Lots Appoints Three Senior Vice Presidents - General Merchandise Managers

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG), North America's largest broadline closeout retailer, today announced the appointment of three General Merchandise...

Nov 26, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Big Lots To Broadcast Third Quarter 2013 Conference Call

 Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) will host a conference call live at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, December 6, 2013 to discuss third quarter...

Nov 25, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Big Lots Names Richard Chene As Chief Merchandising Officer

Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG), North America's largest broadline closeout retailer, today announced the appointment of Richard Chene as Executive...