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  • 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...
  • 5/5/16 1:00 pm PDT

    Third quarter comparable store sales from continuing operations decreased 8.1%

    Third quarter loss was $30.0 million or $0.37 per share

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended April 2, 2016. Manny Mashouf, Chief Executive Officer said, “During the third quarter, we took significant steps to restructure our operations which included headcount reductions, and the closure of non-productive stores. Our third quarter results were impacted by the costs we incurred in connection with these efforts. As of the endmore...
  • 4/26/16 2:00 pm PDT
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced that it will release its third quarter fiscal 2016 results on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 1pm (PT). About bebe bebe stores, inc. is a global specialty retailer, which designs, develops and produces a distinctive line of contemporary women’s apparel and accessories under the bebe and BEBE SPORT brand names. bebe currently operates 149 bebe retail stores, the on-line store, bebe.commore...
  • 2/19/16 4:00 am PST

    Manny Mashouf Rejoins Management Team as Chief Executive Officer and Walter Parks Rejoins the Company as President, Chief Operating Officer, and Interim-Chief Financial Officer

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced that Manny Mashouf has rejoined bebe’s management team as Chief Executive Officer and that Walter Parks has rejoined as President, Chief Operating Officer and Interim-Chief Financial Officer. Former Chief Executive Officer and Board Member Jim Wiggett and former Chief Financial Officer Liyuan Woo are no longer with the Company. bebe further announced that it has instituted a workforcemore...
  • 2/16/16 4:30 am PST

    Second quarter comparable store sales decreased 2.5%

    Second quarter loss per share was $0.07

    Non-GAAP adjusted second quarter loss per share was $0.05

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended January 2, 2016. Jim Wiggett, Chief Executive Officer said, “We achieved better than expected sales results for the second fiscal quarter of 2016 despite the macroeconomic factors that continued to impact retailers. Our comparable store sales declined in the low single-digit range and gross margin contracted 320 basis points as wemore...
  • 2/1/16 4:00 am PST

    Remix. Reinvent. Redefine.

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Celebrating modern, everyday glamour, the spring 2016 “Remix, Reinvent, Redefine” collection from bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ: BEBE) offers unique looks designed for the woman who transforms every room she enters, reinventing the world with her personal style. The line’s bold abstract, prints and intense colors command attention amid fresh textures and edgy hardware. Key spring pieces staring supermodel Irina Shayk, include fitted dresses,more...
  • 11/12/15 1:00 pm PST

    First quarter comparable store sales decreased 4.1%
    First quarter loss per share was $0.22
    Non-GAAP adjusted first quarter loss per share was $0.16

    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended October 3, 2015. Jim Wiggett, Chief Executive Officer, said, “Our first quarter performance reflects the continuation of a challenging retail environment in addition to soft sell-through in our Boho Collection. This led to an increase in our promotional activity as well as higher markdowns resulting in reduced gross margin. Whilemore...
  • 11/11/15 11:30 am PST
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 1:30 P.M. (PT) / 4:30 P.M. (ET) to discuss its first quarter fiscal 2016 results. Interested parties are invited to listen to the conference call by dialing (866) 516-9758. In addition, a live audio webcast can be accessed online at https://event.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1080671. A replay of the call will be available formore...
  • 11/8/15 9:00 am PST
    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rock the Vote, the largest non-profit and non-partisan organization in the United States driving the youth vote to the polls, today announced a partnership with contemporary women’s apparel line bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE). The partnership will focus on engaging young women in the political process through education, voter registration and voting. From today until the 2016 Presidential Election—exactly one year—bebe will helpmore...
  • 11/4/15 3:30 pm PST
    BRISBANE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) today announced that it has postponed the distribution of its fiscal 2016 first quarter earnings release, as it is still in the process of preparing its financial statements. In addition, the Company announced that its conference call, previously scheduled for November 5, 2015, at 4:30 P.M. ET, would be delayed until after distribution of its first quarter earnings release. Forward-Looking Statementsmore...