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11/24/09Zale Corporation Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results
Revenues of $329 million compared to $364 million in prior year Comparable store sales down 6.8% First quarter SG&A declines $24 million compared to prior year Operating margin improves approximately $9 million, or 80 basis points, compared to prior year Net loss of $57.6 million compared with loss of $48.4 million in prior year Inventor... 
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11/20/09Zale to Announce First Quarter Fiscal 2010 Results
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC) announced that it plans to report financial results for the first quarter ended October 31, 2009, on Tuesday, November 24, 2009, before the market opens. Zale will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET the same day to discuss its financial results, quarterly highlights and business outlook. Participants are encouraged to listen to the presentation via webcast at http://www.zaleco... 
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10/29/09Zale Corporation Reports Fiscal 2009 Results
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended July 31, 2009. The Company incurred a net loss for the year ended July 31, 2009 of $189.5 million, or $5.94 per share, compared to a net loss from continuing operations of $6.5 million, or $0.15 per share, in fiscal 2008. For fiscal year 2009, revenues were $1.78 billion compared to $2.14 billion for fi... 
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10/23/09Zale to Announce Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC) announced that it plans to report financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended July 31, 2009, on Thursday, October 29, 2009, after market close. Zale will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET on Friday, October 30, 2009 to discuss its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2009 business performance as well as its business outlook for fiscal year 2010. Participants are encoura... 
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09/08/09Zale Postpones Fourth Quarter Results
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 8, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC) today announced that it is postponing its earnings release and investor conference call previously scheduled for Wednesday, September 9 at 9:00 a.m. ET in order to finalize a review of accounting for prepaid advertising costs that surfaced during the Company’s year-end closing process. Once complete, the Company will announce the date of its earnings call and provide additional deta... 
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09/02/09Zale Reschedules Fourth Quarter Conference Call
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 2, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), today announced that it has rescheduled the release date for its fiscal 2009 financial results to Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. ET. During the finalization of the Company’s year-end closing, certain non-cash adjustments were identified impacting prior period results aggregating approximately $13.0 million pre-tax, of which approximately $6.3 million relates to years pri... 
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08/28/09Zale to Announce Fourth Quarter Results on Wednesday, September 2, 2009
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 28, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced that it plans to report financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended July 31, 2009, on Wednesday, September 2, 2009, before the market opens. Zale will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. ET the same day to discuss its financial results, quarterly highlights and business outlook. Participants... 
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08/07/09The Prestige Diamond Collection at Zales.com Helps Grooms Find "The One"
Custom Engagement Rings Ensure Perfection at Every Decision Point IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2009-- The Prestige Diamond Collection, exclusively at Zales.com, offers an enormous online selection for grooms to handpick and create a custom engagement ring and wedding band. With more than 30,000 diamonds and 2,000 unique settings and carat sizes ranging from 0.33 to an unprecedented five carats, The Prestige Diamond Collection fro... 
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08/06/09Zale Announces Real Estate Realignment
118 Underperforming Retail Locations Closed $50 Million Pre-tax Charge to be Taken in Fourth Quarter Ended July 31, 2009, Including $23 Million to Cover Bailey, Banks & Biddle Contingent Liabilities Projected Net Cash Flow Benefit of $55 Million During Fiscal 2009 and 2010 DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC) today announced that it closed 118 underperforming retail locations during the fiscal fourth quarter ended July 31, 2009. Including... 
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07/22/09Zale Names Richard A. Lennox as Its New Chief Marketing Officer
DALLAS, Jul 22, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced that Richard A. Lennox has been named Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer of the Company, effective August 17, 2009. Mr. Lennox will report to Neal Goldberg, Chief Executive Officer. "Richard's in-depth knowledge of the diamond industry and his broad experience in marketing and business developm... 
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05/27/09Zale Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 27, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced a net loss from continuing operations of $23.2 million, or $0.73 per share, compared to a loss of $17.4 million, or $0.42 per share, for the third quarter ended April 30, 2009 and 2008, respectively. As compared with the prior year, earnings per share were negatively impacted by $0.17 related to the 10 ... 
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05/27/09Zale Corporation Names Matthew W. Appel as Its New Chief Financial Officer
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 27, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced that Matthew W. Appel has been named Executive Vice President of the company, effective May 27, 2009. Mr. Appel will become Chief Financial Officer on June 15, 2009, after the company files its Form 10-Q. In his role as Zale’s new CFO, he will report to Neal Goldberg, Chief Executive Officer. ... 
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05/22/09Zale to Announce Third Quarter Results on Wednesday, May 27, 2009
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 22, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced that it plans to report financial results for the third quarter ended April 30, 2009, on Wednesday, May 27, 2009, before the market opens. Zale will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. ET the same day to discuss its financial results, quarterly highlights and business outlook. Participants are en... 
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02/25/09Zale Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results
Announces Additional $140 Million in Cost Savings and Inventory Reductions DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced a net loss from continuing operations of $23.6 million, or $0.74 per share, for the second quarter ended January 31, 2009, that includes approximately, on an after-tax basis, (1) charges related to store impairments of $5.0 million, or... 
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02/23/09Zale to Announce Second Quarter Results on Wednesday, February 25, 2009
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2009-- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced it plans to report financial results for the second quarter ended January 31, 2009, on Wednesday, February 25, 2009, before the market opens. Zale will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. ET the same day to discuss its financial results, quarterly highlights and business update. Participants are encoura... 
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01/20/09Zale Corporation Announces Chief Financial Officer Change
DALLAS, Jan 20, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today announced Rodney Carter, Chief Financial Officer, has left the Company effective immediately. Cindy Gordon has assumed the role of Interim Chief Financial Officer while a search of internal and external candidates is conducted for Mr. Carter's replacement. Ms. Gordon will also continue to serve in her current role ... 
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01/08/09Zale Corporation Announces 19.6% Comparable Sales Decrease for the Holiday Selling Season
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 8, 2009--Zale Corporation (NYSE: ZLC), a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry in North America, today reported that comparable store sales decreased 19.6% for the combined months of November and December 2008, encompassing the entire holiday selling period. Total revenues for the two-month period were $582 million compared to $723 million last year, a decrease of 19.5%. Within this two month period, Novembe... 
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