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2011-07-07 06:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported sales of $90.4 million for the five weeks ended July 2, 2011, a 2% increase over sales of $88.2 million for the five weeks ended July 3, 2010. Same-store sales for the five-week period increased 1%. Sales for the twenty-two weeks ended July 2, 2011 were $442.0 million, a 3% increase over sales of $428.0 million for the twenty-two weeks ended July 3, 2010. The Company's year-to-date same-store...

2011-06-20 06:30:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Networks, Inc., (Nasdaq: EXTR) today announced that it has appointed communications industry veteran Gavin Cato as Vice President of Engineering. In this position, Cato will be responsible for building and strengthening Extreme Networks' global research and development engineering organization, and will be in charge of all aspects of design, development and delivery for all company products. Cato brings over 20 years of experience...

2011-05-26 15:29:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) held its Annual Shareholders' Meeting on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at its corporate offices in Charlotte, NC. John Cato, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, commented on the Company's record 2010 performance in which Cato generated a 26% increase in both earnings per diluted share and net income. Mr. Cato also noted the Company recently reported a 22% increase in both earnings per diluted share...

2011-02-16 15:03:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- JunkScience.com responded today to the claim by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) that the caramel coloring used in Coca-Cola, Pepsi and other foods is contaminated with cancer-causing chemicals. CSPI's claim is based on studies in which laboratory rats were given extremely high doses of 2-methylimidazole (2-MI) and 4-methylimidazole (4-MI). But such studies are entirely unreliable indicators of cancer-causing affects...

2010-11-30 14:30:00

GAINESVILLE, Ga., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The WikiLeaks controversy will prove to be the first minor skirmish of an epic battle over unregulated Internet and relinquished freedoms, according to a free report now available from The Socionomics Institute. Researchers at the Georgia-based think tank observe that social polarization and conflict increase during financial bear markets. Their research shows that the WikiLeaks releases are expressions of the rising anger and opposition that...

2010-11-04 05:00:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Cato Corporation (NYSE: CATO) today reported sales for the four weeks ended October 30, 2010 of $64.0 million, a 3% increase over sales of $61.9 million for the four week period ended October 31, 2009. Same-store sales for the month increased 2%. Sales for the third quarter ended October 30, 2010 were $198.0 million, a 4% increase over sales of $191.0 million for the third quarter ended October 31, 2009. Same-store sales for...

2010-09-22 15:41:00

Cato Institute Releases 14th Report on Global Economic Freedom WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hong Kong remains the world's freest economy according to the findings of the Economic Freedom of the World: 2010 Annual Report released today by the Cato Institute. This marks the 14th consecutive year Hong Kong has topped the ranking. Hong Kong Commissioner to the United States, Donald Tong, welcomed the findings of the report, saying: "I am delighted that the Cato Institute,...


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