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August 25, 2011

Southeastern discount banner Fred's on Thursday morning reported that the consumer continues to be challenged by economic pressures.

August 4, 2011

Fred's on Thursday reported sales of $452.7 million, up 1% compared with the year-ago period, for the second quarter ended July 30.

July 7, 2011

Fred's on Thursday reported sales of $179 million for the five weeks ended July 2, representing a relatively flat 0.1% increase, compared with the year-ago period.

June 2, 2011

Fred's on Thursday reported sales of $143.5 million for the four weeks ended May 28, up 1%. Comparable-store sales for the month rose 0.2%, compared with an increase of 3.5% in the same period last year.

May 26, 2011

Fred's net income increased 16% to $9.5 million, or 24 cents per diluted share, compared with net income of $8.2 million, or 21 cents per diluted share in the year-earlier period.

May 5, 2011

Fred's tallied $141.8 million in sales, representing an increase of 3% for the four weeks ended April 30, the retailer reported Thursday.

April 7, 2011

Fred's on Thursday reported a 3% increase in sales for the five weeks ended April 2, reaching $188.8 million.

March 24, 2011

Net income for Fred's jumped 49% during the fourth quarter to $8.6 million, or 22 cents per diluted share, compared with the year-ago period.

March 3, 2011

Fred's on Thursday posted a 2% increase in sales totaling $153.6 million for the four weeks ended Feb. 26. Comparable-store sales for the month rose 0.9% versus an increase of 2% in the same period last year.

February 3, 2011

Fred's on Wednesday reported a fiscal 2010 sales increase of 3% to $1.8 billion for the year ended Jan. 29. Comparable sales were up 2.2%, versus an increase of 0.4% in the prior year.

January 6, 2011

Fred's on Thursday posted a same-store sales lift of 0.2% for the five weeks ended Jan. 1, compared with an increase of 1.3% in the same period last year. Fred's total sales for the month increased 1% to $210.6 million.

January 6, 2011

Looking to optimize pricing and promotions, Fred's on Wednesday announced that it will implement KSS Retail's PriceStrat solution in its more than 670 stores and 300 pharmacies throughout 15 states.

November 30, 2010

Total sales and comparable-store sales both rose during the month of November for Fred's, the chain announced Tuesday.

November 22, 2010

Fred's third-quarter net income increased 55% to $7.8 million, or 20 cents per diluted share,...

November 3, 2010

Fred's on Wednesday reported $434.9 million in sales, up 3% for the third quarter ended...

October 6, 2010

Fred's September sales increased 2% for the five-week fiscal month....

July 11, 2010

Fred's last week posted a 2% increase in sales for the five weeks ended July...

June 2, 2010

Discounter Fred's noted a 5% rise in its fiscal sales for the month, which ended May 29....

May 25, 2010

Despite posting a 4.2% loss in its net income for the quarter, Fred's was optimistic...

May 5, 2010

Fred's on Wednesday registered a 3% increase to $471.7 million in sales for the first...

March 24, 2010

Fred's reported its fourth-quarter net income totaled $5.7 million, an increase from $2.3 million in...

January 6, 2010

Deep discounter Fred's on Thursday posted $209.3 million in sales for the five weeks ended...

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