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December 5, 2011

It’s official: Talbots Inc. is seeking a new CEO as it works to turn around its struggling business.

Hingham, Mass. -- It’s official: Talbots Inc. is seeking a new CEO as it works to turn around its struggling business. The retailer said Monday that president and CEO Trudy Sullivan plans to retire as soon as a successor is named.

The company said it has created a search committee of independent board members and hired executive search firm Spencer Stuart to assist in its search.

December 1, 2011

Talbots Inc. reported a loss of $22 million for the third quarter, compared with a profit of $17 million in the year-ago period.

Hingham, Mass. -- Talbots Inc. reported Thursday a loss of $22 million for the third quarter, compared with a profit of $17 million in the year-ago period. It was the apparel retailer’s third loss in four quarters. Talbots has posted an annual loss in three of the last four years.

December 7, 2010

The Talbots on Tuesday said its third-quarter profit rose 17% on cost-cutting.

Hingham, Mass. -- The Talbots on Tuesday said its third-quarter profit rose 17% on cost-cutting. But its revenue fell and the retailer offered weak fourth-quarter guidance and cut its full-year outlook.

December 10, 2008

Talbots is planning to open stores in upscale outlet malls next year, according to Talbots...

January 23, 2006

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