Oxford Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend

Apr 02, 2001, 01:00 ET from Oxford Industries, Inc.

    ATLANTA, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Oxford
 Industries, Inc. (NYSE:   OXM) today declared a cash dividend of $ .21 per share
 on Common Stock payable June 2, 2001 to stockholders of record on May 15,
 2001.  This is the 164th consecutive quarterly cash dividend since Oxford
 became publicly-owned in 1960.
     Oxford Industries, Inc. is a diversified international manufacturer and
 wholesale marketer of branded and private label apparel for men, women and
 children.  Major licensed brands include Tommy Hilfiger(R), Nautica(R),
 Geoffrey Beene(R), Oscar de la Renta(R), Izod Club(R) and Robert Stock(R).
 Oxford's private label customers are found in every major channel of
 distribution including national chains, specialty catalogs, mass
 merchandisers, department stores, specialty stores and internet retailers.
 
     SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT
     OF 1995
     This document contains forward-looking statements of the Company's beliefs
 or expectations regarding anticipated future results of the Company.  These
 statements are based on numerous assumptions and are subject to risks and
 uncertainties.  Although the Company feels that the beliefs and expectations
 in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, it does not and cannot give
 any assurance that the beliefs and expectations will prove to be correct.
 Many factors could significantly affect the Company's operations and cause the
 Company's actual results to be substantially different from the Company's
 expectations.  Those factors include, but are not limited to: (i) general
 economic and apparel business conditions; (ii) continued retailer and consumer
 acceptance of the Company's products; (iii) global manufacturing costs; (iv)
 the financial condition of customers or suppliers; (v) changes in capital
 market conditions; (vi) governmental and business conditions in countries
 where the Company's products are manufactured; (vii) changes in trade
 regulations; (viii) the impact of acquisition activity; (ix) changes in the
 Company's plans, strategies, objectives, expectations or intentions, which may
 happen at any time in the discretion of the Company; and (x) other risks and
 uncertainties indicated from time to time in the Company's filings with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.  The Company does not have an obligation
 to publicly update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of the
 receipt of new information, the occurrence of future events or otherwise.
 
 

SOURCE Oxford Industries, Inc.
    ATLANTA, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Oxford
 Industries, Inc. (NYSE:   OXM) today declared a cash dividend of $ .21 per share
 on Common Stock payable June 2, 2001 to stockholders of record on May 15,
 2001.  This is the 164th consecutive quarterly cash dividend since Oxford
 became publicly-owned in 1960.
     Oxford Industries, Inc. is a diversified international manufacturer and
 wholesale marketer of branded and private label apparel for men, women and
 children.  Major licensed brands include Tommy Hilfiger(R), Nautica(R),
 Geoffrey Beene(R), Oscar de la Renta(R), Izod Club(R) and Robert Stock(R).
 Oxford's private label customers are found in every major channel of
 distribution including national chains, specialty catalogs, mass
 merchandisers, department stores, specialty stores and internet retailers.
 
     SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT
     OF 1995
     This document contains forward-looking statements of the Company's beliefs
 or expectations regarding anticipated future results of the Company.  These
 statements are based on numerous assumptions and are subject to risks and
 uncertainties.  Although the Company feels that the beliefs and expectations
 in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, it does not and cannot give
 any assurance that the beliefs and expectations will prove to be correct.
 Many factors could significantly affect the Company's operations and cause the
 Company's actual results to be substantially different from the Company's
 expectations.  Those factors include, but are not limited to: (i) general
 economic and apparel business conditions; (ii) continued retailer and consumer
 acceptance of the Company's products; (iii) global manufacturing costs; (iv)
 the financial condition of customers or suppliers; (v) changes in capital
 market conditions; (vi) governmental and business conditions in countries
 where the Company's products are manufactured; (vii) changes in trade
 regulations; (viii) the impact of acquisition activity; (ix) changes in the
 Company's plans, strategies, objectives, expectations or intentions, which may
 happen at any time in the discretion of the Company; and (x) other risks and
 uncertainties indicated from time to time in the Company's filings with the
 Securities and Exchange Commission.  The Company does not have an obligation
 to publicly update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of the
 receipt of new information, the occurrence of future events or otherwise.
 
 SOURCE  Oxford Industries, Inc.