Cabela’s announces date of Special Meeting of Stockholders to approve acquisition of Cabela’s by Bass Pro Shops

Special Meeting to Take Place on July 11, 2017 SIDNEY, Neb., 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB) today (Jun. 5, 2017) announced that it has filed definitive proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in connection with the Special Meeting of Stockholders (the “Special Meeting”) to approve the previously […]

Cabela’s enters into agreements with Synovus Financial Corp and Capital One for the sale of assets and liabilities of World’s Foremost Bank

Synovus Bank to Acquire Assets and Deposits of World’s Foremost Bank; Capital One to Acquire Credit Card Assets and Related Liabilities and Become Long-term Cabela’s Credit Card Issuing Partner Cabela’s Shareholders to Receive $61.50 Per Share Under Amended Bass Pro Shops Merger Agreement Transaction Expected to Close in Third Quarter of 2017 Subject to Cabela’s […]

Cabela’s expands its presence in Texas with the opening of its new store in El Paso

SIDNEY, Neb., 2016-Oct-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB), the World’s Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, announced today (Oct. 27, 2016) it will expand its presence in Texas by bringing the company’s unique retail experience and new store design to El Paso. The store will join the new West Towne […]

Bass Pro Shops to acquire Cabela’s for $5.5 billion

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. & SIDNEY, Neb., 2016-Oct-04 — /EPR Retail News/ — Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB), two iconic American outdoor companies with similar humble origins, and with a shared goal to better serve those who love the outdoors, today (Oct. 3, 2016) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Bass […]

Cabela’s plans to expand its retail footprint and legendary shopping experience to Albuquerque, N.M., and Chesterfield Township, Mich.

SIDNEY, Neb., 2016-Jul-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB), the World’s Foremost Outfitter® of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, announced today plans to expand its retail footprint and legendary shopping experience to two new locations: Albuquerque, N.M., and Chesterfield Township, Mich. Albuquerque Construction on the 70,000-square-foot store – the company’s first location in New Mexico […]

Cabela’s 3Q fiscal 2015: total revenue increased 4.6% to $926.5 million

Adjusted Third Quarter Diluted EPS of $0.71 Total Revenue Increased 4.6% to $926.5 Million U.S. Comp Store Sales Decreased 3.3%, Consolidated Comp Store Sales Decreased 4.2% Cabela’s CLUB® Avg. Receivables Grew 13.9% and Charge-Offs Remained at Record Low Levels Restructuring Initiatives Expected to Reduce Operating Expenses as a Percentage of Total Revenue by 75 to […]

Cabela’s Board of Directors authorized the Company to repurchase up to $500 million of its common stock over a two-year period

SIDNEY, Neb., 2015-9-2 — /EPR Retail News/ — Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program authorizing the Company to repurchase up to $500 million of its common stock over a two-year period. This authorization is in addition to the two million share repurchase authorization approved in April 2015 […]

The Retail Industry Leaders Association announced the election of four retail executives to its Board of Directors

Arlington, VA, 2015-1-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) announced today the election of four retail executives to its Board of Directors. The election took place during the semi-annual Board of Directors meeting, held Sunday in Amelia Island, Florida. Joining the association’s Board of Directors are: Brian Cornell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, […]