ascena retail group promotes Erin Stern to President of dressbarn

MAHWAH, N.J., 2018-Jan-30 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA), announced today (Jan. 29, 2018) that Erin Stern has been promoted to President of dressbarn. “Erin brings extraordinary strategic, branding and merchandising capabilities that will complement our current leadership team,” said Gary Muto, President and Chief Executive Officer of ascena Brands. “I’ve known Erin from our […]

ascena retail group earns top score of 100% on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index

Company has long history of support for the LGBTQ community — having hosted special shopping events for the transgender community as early as 1965 MAHWAH, N.J., 2017-Dec-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. announced that it received the top score of 100% on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index. The CEI […]

ascena retail group to host Q1 2018 financial results conference call on Monday, December 4, 2017

MAHWAH, N.J., 2017-Nov-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ – ASNA) (the “Company” or “ascena”) today (-Nov. 27, 2017) announces the release of its Fiscal 2018 first quarter financial results will take place on Monday, December 4, 2017. Results will be released over Business Wire at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern Time. The Company will also host […]

ascena retail group announces new executive management structure

MAHWAH, N.J., 2017-Aug-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) (the “Company” or “ascena”) announced today (Aug. 1, 2017) that it has consolidated its executive leadership structure as part of its efforts to reinvigorate top-line growth, enhance its culture of performance and accountability, and sharpen its focus on the creation of sustainable shareholder […]

ascena retail group appoints Marc Lasry and Stacey Rauch as members of its Board of Directors

MAHWAH, N.J., 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA), today (Jun. 8, 2017) announced that, after an extensive search, Marc Lasry and Stacey Rauch have been appointed as members of ascena’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. MARC LASRY re-joins the Board, having previously served as a member of the Board from […]

ascena retail group announces consolidated comparable sales over the Holiday period

MAHWAH, N.J., 2017-Jan-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) (the “Company”) today (Jan. 10, 2017) announced consolidated comparable sales decreased 3.1% over the Holiday period as follows: Holiday 2016* Segment Comparable Sales Premium Fashion (4.1 %) Ann Taylor (8.2 %) LOFT (1.8 %) Value Fashion (6.0 %) maurices (7.1 %) dressbarn (4.6 […]

ascena retail group to host Investor Day on January 18, 2017

MAHWAH, N.J., 2017-Jan-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ – ASNA) today (Jan. 6, 2017) announced that it will be hosting an Investor Day on January 18, 2017 in New York City. The presentations will begin at 8:30 a.m. ET. Presenters will include David Jaffe, President and CEO, Brian Lynch, COO, […]

ascena retail group, inc. implements major enterprise transformation plan and announces new Change for Growth program

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Oct-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — After more than six months of extensive planning, ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) (the “Company”) today (Oct. 4, 2016) begins the execution phase of its major enterprise transformation plan. In addition to the ongoing implementation of its $235 million cost-savings initiative associated with its integration of ANN INC., […]

ascena retail group announces financial results for fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended July 30, 2016

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Sep-20 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ – ASNA) (the “Company”) today (Sep. 19, 2016) reported financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended July 30, 2016. Fiscal 2016 reflected a 53-week fiscal year for the Company, and as a result, the Company’s fourth quarter GAAP results […]

ascena retail group to present at Oppenheimer’s 16th Annual Consumer Conference in Boston

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Aug-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) will be presenting at Oppenheimer’s 16th Annual Consumer Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA on Wednesday June 22, 2016 at 10:25 am ET. A live webcast of the presentation will be available at http://www.ascenaretail.com. A replay of the […]

ascena retail group welcomes Stacy Turnof as Vice President of Investor Relations

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Mar-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) today announced that Stacy Turnof has joined the Company as Vice President of Investor Relations, effective immediately. Ms. Turnof will be responsible for all aspects of investor communications, working closely with executive leadership. Ms. Turnof joins the Company with over two decades of […]

ascena retail group names Duane Holloway as Senior Vice President and General Counsel

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Jan-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) (the “Company”), today announced the appointment of Duane Holloway as Senior Vice President and General Counsel, effective immediately. Mr. Holloway will serve on the Company’s leadership team and report to David Jaffe, President and CEO. He will be responsible for overseeing all legal […]

ascena retail group reaffirmed its full year EPS guidance range of $0.75 to $0.80 for the 52-week period ending July 23, 2016

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ – ASNA) (the “Company”) today announced consolidated comparable sales decreased 4% over the Holiday period, which represents performance fromSaturday, November 21, 2015 through Sunday, January 3, 2016. The Company also reaffirmed its full year EPS guidance range of $0.75 to $0.80 for the […]

ascena retail group, inc. to present at the 18th Annual ICR Conference in Orlando, Florida

MAHWAH, N.J., 2016-1-8 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc.(NASDAQ: ASNA) today announces that it will be presenting at the 18th Annual ICR Conference to be held at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida onTuesday, January 12, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. EST. A live webcast of the presentation will be available at […]

ascena retail group’s Board of Directors authorized $200 million stock repurchase program

MAHWAH, N.J., 2015-12-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — ascena retail group, inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) (the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $200 million stock repurchase program. Purchases made under this program are authorized to be made by the Company from time to time when market conditions warrant, subject to any approvals required under […]