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February 28, 2013

Limited Brands Inc. said that its fourth quarter net income in the 14-week period through Feb. 2, 2013, rose a better-than expected 14% to $411.4 million.

Columbus, Ohio -- Limited Brands Inc. said that its fourth quarter net income in the 14-week period through Feb. 2, 2013, rose a better-than expected 14% to $411.4 million. That compares to a 13-week period that ended on Jan. 28, 2012, in which net income came to $359.4 million. The chain also forecast profit for the current quarter and fiscal year below analysts' expectations.
 

November 15, 2012

Limited Brands Inc. reported that net income for the quarter ended Oct. 27 dropped to $73.4 million from $94.3 million in the same quarter last year.

Columbus, Ohio -- Limited Brands Inc. reported Thursday that net income for the quarter ended Oct. 27 dropped to $73.4 million from $94.3 million in the same quarter last year. Results still managed to beat Wall Street expectations.

Limited, which also owns Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works, saw sales slip 5.7% to $2.05 billion from $2.17 billion, but results matched analysts’ forecasts. Same-store sales climbed 5%.

May 17, 2012

Limited Brands Inc. reported a first-quarter profit of $124.6 million, compared with $165.2 million in the year-ago period. Results topped Wall Street estimates.

Columbus, Ohio -- Limited Brands Inc. reported Wednesday a first-quarter profit of $124.6 million, compared with $165.2 million in the year-ago period. Results topped Wall Street estimates.

Net sales slipped to $2.15 billion from $2.22 billion, and same-store sales increased 7%.
 

November 17, 2011

Limited Brands Inc. reported Wednesday that profit for the third quarter rose 22% on higher sales at its Victoria’s Secret and Bath and Body Works chains.

Columbus, Ohio -- Limited Brands Inc. reported Wednesday that profit for the third quarter rose 22% on higher sales at its Victoria’s Secret and Bath and Body Works chains.

Net income rose to $94.3 million from $61.3 million a year earlier. As reported previously, revenue rose 10% to $2.17 billion.

The company has raised its outlook for the fourth quarter.
 

May 25, 2011

Alliance Data Systems Corp., a provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, announced it has signed a long-term extension agreement with Victoria’s Secret, a subsidiary of Limited Brands, Inc., to provide private-label credit card services.

Dallas — Alliance Data Systems Corp., a provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, announced it has signed a long-term extension agreement with Victoria’s Secret, a subsidiary of Limited Brands, Inc., to provide private-label credit card services.

terms of the extension, Alliance Data will continue to provide end-to-end private-label credit card services for the Victoria’s Secret credit card from account acquisition to customer service.

December 18, 2008

Standard & Poor's said Friday it cut the long-term corporate credit rating on Limited Brands...

November 23, 2008

Charming Shoppes and Fashion Bug Monday announced that Kady Dalrymple has been appointed senior VP,...

November 5, 2008

The nation’s specialty apparel retailers took a beating in October, as consumers continue to cut...

July 9, 2008

Shoppers, enticed by heavy discounts and armed with rebate checks, spent more freely in June,...

January 22, 2008

Anne Mastin has joined Columbus, Ohio-based Steiner + Associates as executive VP of leasing....

December 5, 2007

New York City The holiday shopping season got off to an uneasy start despite a...

November 7, 2007

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October 10, 2007

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September 17, 2007

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August 2, 2007

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July 30, 2007

It’s been a busy summer for the nation’s retail chains in terms of acquisitions. Here’s...