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maurices ‘Topping Off’ ceremony today

By Laura Sieger maurices will celebrate a major milestone in its construction project — the Topping Off of its new headquarters on Monday, June 8, at 3:30 pm. A “Topping Off” ceremony is a long-standing tradition in construction when [...]
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maurices profits surge 42% in 3rd Quarter

By Laura Seiger maurices sales results for the third quarter ending April 25, 2015, increased $23.2 million, or 9.2%, to $274.9 million versus $251.7 million for the same quarter last year. Comparable sales for the quarter were up 6%, driven [...]
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Temporary street closures planned near new Maurices Headquarters in downtown

By Pakou Ly The Maurices Headquarters construction is making good progress. As part of the next stage of the project, 4th Ave West between Superior Street and the alley below 1st Street will need to be temporarily closed for the placement of [...]
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Maurices fashions ‘have never looked better’ as company reports record profits for second quarter Fiscal 2015

Maurices achieved record profit results and had industry-leading comp store sales results for the second quarter of Fiscal 2015, the company reported Tuesday. Sales increased $29.3 million, or 11.7%, to $279.8 million versus $250.5 million for [...]
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Howie: Former councilor says ‘Ness will be remembered as the most outstanding leader Duluth has known in several generations’

Former Duluth City Councilor David Wheeler on Don Ness’ accomplishments in his first seven-plus years as mayor: “Unlike most elected officials Mayor Ness did not play games with the public. He faced long-ignored problems, brought [...]
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Ascena Retail Group, Inc. reports first quarter financial results

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. today reported financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended October 25, 2014. For the first quarter of Fiscal 2015, earnings from continuing operations were $0.32 per diluted share. This compares to earnings [...]
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Ascena Retail Group, maurices report Q4 and FY14 earnings results

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. today reported earnings from continuing operations of $0.10 per diluted share for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended July 26, 2014. This compares to earnings from continuing operations of $0.23 per diluted [...]
Aerial view of the new Maurices Headquarters, looking from the waterfront to Duluth City Hall and the St. Louis County Courthouse. Submitted

maurices celebrates Best Day Ever

In celebration of its associates who have helped maurices grow from a single women’s retail store in downtown Duluth in 1931 to 930 stores in the U.S. and Canada today, maurices closed its headquarters on Wednesday to celebrate the Best [...]
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Maurices donates downtown building to UMD

Maurices announced today that it is donating one of its current headquarters buildings to the University of Minnesota Duluth. Maurices chose to donate the building to UMD after reviewing a white paper outlining UMD’s plans to serve a community [...]
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George Goldfarb’s Maurices building design unveiling talking points, from Tuesday

“Thank you all for being here today to celebrate the unveiling of our new maurices Headquarters. What a great day for downtown Duluth and a great day for maurices! We are so excited to share the conceptual renderings of our headquarters [...]
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Maurices unveils new Downtown Duluth headquarters building design

Maurices today unveiled the design of its new headquarters building in beautiful Downtown Duluth. The new Maurices Headquarters, located at 425 West Superior Street, will be approximately 200,000 square feet, stand 11 stories in height and [...]
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Maurices’ Miller Hill Mall store celebrates re-grand opening today

The Duluth Maurices store is among the first to get a makeover company-wide. Store associates and business and community leaders will celebrate the re-grand opening at 12:30 p.m. today with a few comments by George Goldfarb, Maurices’ [...]
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425 Project scaled back by two floors

At the Duluth City Council meeting Monday night, Chris Eng, director of Business and Economic Development for the city, provided an update on the 425 Project, the largest downtown commercial development in Duluth’s history. “This is an exciting [...]
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Howie: Maurices posts record 4th Quarter numbers; postage stamps increase 3 cents

Maurices achieved profits of $14.7 million, 6.8-percent to sales, for the fourth quarter ending July 27, 2013. Sales increased $15.1 million, or 7.5-percent, to $216.6 million for the quarter. Comparable store sales (including online sales) [...]
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Ascena Retail Group, Inc. reports second quarter 2013 results

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASNA) today reported financial results for its fiscal second quarter and six months ended January 26, 2013. For the second quarter of 2013, earnings per diluted share from continuing operations decreased to [...]
Maurices CEO George Goldfarb of Duluth was the keynote speaker at Wednesday's Greater Downtown Council Annual Dinner Meeting at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Howie / HowieBlog.com

Local Response: Greater Downtown Council, Goldfarb hit it out of the ballpark

Duluth Mayor Don Ness on Maurice’s CEO George Goldfarb’s powerful keynote address at Wednesday’s Greater Downtown Council Annual Dinner Meeting at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center: “I am so appreciative of [...]
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George Goldfarb keynote speaker at today’s GDC Annual Dinner Meeting

The Greater Downtown Council 28th Annual Dinner Meeting is this evening at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. The event is an opportunity to celebrate the successes from the past year and unveil initiatives for 2013. Serving as the [...]