The Dress Barn, Inc. Reports March Sales Results

Apr 05, 2001, 01:00 ET from The Dress Barn, Inc.

    SUFFERN, N.Y., April 5 /PRNewswire/ --
 The Dress Barn, Inc. (Nasdaq: DBRN), one of the nation's leading specialty
 store chains offering value-priced career and casual fashions to the working
 woman, today reported March sales results.
     Total sales for the fiscal month ended March 31, 2001 decreased 5% to
 $60.8 million compared to $64.2 million reported for the same five-week fiscal
 period ended April 1, 2000.  Same-store sales decreased 14%, as compared to
 last year's same-store sales increase of 16%.
     As of March 31, 2001, the Company operated 721 stores in 43 states.
 
 

SOURCE The Dress Barn, Inc.
    SUFFERN, N.Y., April 5 /PRNewswire/ --
 The Dress Barn, Inc. (Nasdaq: DBRN), one of the nation's leading specialty
 store chains offering value-priced career and casual fashions to the working
 woman, today reported March sales results.
     Total sales for the fiscal month ended March 31, 2001 decreased 5% to
 $60.8 million compared to $64.2 million reported for the same five-week fiscal
 period ended April 1, 2000.  Same-store sales decreased 14%, as compared to
 last year's same-store sales increase of 16%.
     As of March 31, 2001, the Company operated 721 stores in 43 states.
 
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