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  • 3/22/17 1:30 pm PDT
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc (Nasdaq: BEBE), announced today that its Board of Directors is exploring strategic alternatives for the company. bebe has retained B. Riley & Co. as its financial advisor and has also engaged a real estate advisor to assist with options related to its lease holdings. bebe said that there is no assurance that this process will result in any specific transaction, and it does not expect to disclose further developments duringmore...
  • 2/2/17 1:30 pm PST

    Second quarter comparable store sales decreased 10.5%

    Second quarter gross margin increased 40 bps

    Second quarter loss per share was $0.65

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended December 31, 2016. Manny Mashouf, Chief Executive Officer said, “In the second quarter of Fiscal 2017 we reacted to sales and traffic trends below the incoming trends of the fiscal first quarter and the month of October. While we saw improvement in the week before Thanksgiving and the two weeks before Christmas, the results for thosemore...
  • 12/8/16 1:00 pm PST
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced a one-for-ten reverse stock split, in which every ten (10) shares of the company's common stock will be combined and reclassified into one (1) share of the company's common stock. The reverse stock split was approved by the Company’s shareholders at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on December 15, 2015, and the specific one-for-ten ratio was agreed upon and approved by the Company’s Board ofmore...
  • 11/3/16 1:00 pm PDT

    First quarter comparable store sales decreased 3.2%

    First quarter gross margin increased 260 bps

    First quarter loss per share was $0.10

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced financial results for the fiscal first quarter ended October 1, 2016. Manny Mashouf, Chief Executive Officer said, “In the first quarter of Fiscal 2017 we continue to see sustainable changes in our business. We ended the quarter with our inventory and SG&A below the prior year and increased our gross margin 260 bps as a result of fewer markdowns and improved leverage on our occupancy.more...
  • 10/20/16 5:30 pm PDT
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced that it will release its first quarter fiscal 2017 results on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 1pm (PT). About bebe Unique, sophisticated and timelessly sexy, bebe emerged as the first contemporary fashion destination in 1976. Today bebe continues to define next-generation chic while staying true to its assertive, provocative origins. Inspired by Shakespeare’s immortal words “more...
  • 9/1/16 1:00 pm PDT

    Fourth quarter comparable store sales decreased 4.6%

    Fourth quarter gross margin decreased 393 bps

    Fourth quarter income per share from continuing operations was $0.31

    Non-GAAP adjusted fourth quarter loss per share from continuing operations was $0.08

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended July 2, 2016. Manny Mashouf, Chief Executive Officer said, “In the fourth quarter of Fiscal 2016 we saw sustainable changes in our business, including the signing of the Joint Venture agreement with Bluestar. To date, Bluestar has signed 14 new licensees including Global Brands Group, Major Brands PVT, Ltd., Mamiye Brothers,more...
  • 8/25/16 3:00 pm PDT
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter fiscal 2016 results on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at 1pm (PT). About bebe Unique, sophisticated and timelessly sexy, bebe emerged as the first contemporary fashion destination in 1976. Today bebe continues to define next-generation chic while staying true to its assertive, provocative origins. Inspired by Shakespeare’s immortal wordsmore...
  • 8/4/16 2:00 pm PDT

    Fall Escape

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In fall 2016 bebe stores, inc. (Nasdaq:BEBE) takes a fresh approach to its branding campaign with playful, relatable imagery that embraces authenticity. The campaign, Fall Escape, is a narrative following two girlfriends on their weekend escape from the city to a hilltop hideaway, sharing an intimate look at their journey together and their preparations for a fun night out. “The mood is flirty, carefree and natural, accessible while maintainingmore...
  • 7/22/16 1:30 pm PDT

    Bluestar finalizing long-term License Agreement

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (Nasdaq: BEBE), today announced that its recently forged partnership with Bluestar Alliance is proving successful. The rapid pace and efforts in which the brand management company has put forth in recent weeks has yielded important extensions for bebe on a domestic and global scale. Manny Mashouf, founder, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of bebe, stated, “I am pleased with the efforts by my team tomore...
  • 6/8/16 5:00 am PDT

    Brand Management Partner Funds $35 Million Investment in Joint Venture

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (Nasdaq:BEBE), today announced that it has entered into a joint venture with Bluestar Alliance LLC (“Bluestar”) and has received $35 million in connection with the formation of the joint venture. Manny Mashouf, founder, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of bebe, stated, “Over decades we built one of the great global brands in the women’s fashion world. However, the value of our brand, its reachmore...