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June 19, 2014

Increasing strength in Pier 1 Imports’ e-commerce business translated into better-than-expected sales that fueled the company’s overall financial results for the first quarter.

April 10, 2014

Pier 1 Imports president and CEO Alex W. Smith described fiscal 2014 as a transformational year for the company, emphasizing the company’s continued focus on its ‘1 Pier 1’ strategy, which has evolved its operating model from a broad portfolio of stores to a true omnichannel retail business.

April 10, 2014

Pier 1 Imports president and CEO Alex W. Smith described fiscal 2014 as a transformational year for the company, emphasizing the company’s continued focus on its ‘1 Pier 1’ strategy, which has evolved its operating model from a broad portfolio of stores to a true omnichannel retail business.

February 28, 2014

Adverse weather in many of Pier 1 Imports’ major markets has continued to plague the home furnishings retailer, prompting president and CEO Alex W. Smith to update fourth-quarter and full-year expectations.

February 28, 2014

Adverse weather in many of Pier 1 Imports’ major markets has continued to plague the home furnishings retailer, prompting president and CEO Alex W. Smith to update fourth-quarter and full-year expectations.

January 9, 2014

Pier 1 president and CEO Alex W. Smith expressed extreme disappointment over the company’s December sales results, which came in well below expectations despite having kicked off the holiday selling season with a record post-Thanksgiving weekend.

September 23, 2013

Pier 1 Imports is wasting no time addressing its misguided marketing strategy, which CEO Alex W. Smith identified as one of the causes for the retailer’s poor earnings for the second quarter ended Aug. 31. To that end, the company has named Eric Hunter as EVP of marketing.

September 23, 2013

Pier 1 Imports is wasting no time addressing its misguided marketing strategy, which CEO Alex W. Smith identified as one of the causes for the retailer’s poor earnings for the second quarter ended Aug. 31. To that end, the company has named Eric Hunter as EVP of marketing.

September 19, 2013

Pier 1 Imports president and CEO Alex W. Smith identified misguided marketing and store assortments as the primary causes for the retailer’s poor earnings and performance for the second quarter ended Aug. 31.

September 19, 2013

Pier 1 Imports president and CEO Alex W. Smith identified misguided marketing and store assortments as the primary causes for the retailer’s poor earnings and performance for the second quarter ended Aug. 31.

June 20, 2013

Pier 1 Imports saw “significant” growth in sales and profit for the 15th consecutive quarter.

April 11, 2013

Pier 1 Imports reported net income of $61.7 million, or 58 cents per share, for its fourth quarter. For the fourth quarter ended Feb. 25, 2012, the company reported net income of $115.2 million, or $1.04 per share.

December 19, 2012

Pier 1 Imports could be in for powerful home sales this holiday season as a result of its investments in its omni-channel strategy.

December 19, 2012

Pier 1 Imports could be in for powerful home sales this holiday season as a result of its investments in its omni-channel strategy.

December 13, 2012

Pier 1 Imports expressed renewed confidence in its three-year growth plan following the release of third quarter results that same store sales advance 7.9%.

December 13, 2012

Pier 1 Imports expressed renewed confidence in its three-year growth plan following the release of third quarter results that same store sales advance 7.9%.

September 13, 2012

Pier 1 Imports continues on a positive trajectory, reporting its 12th consecutive quarter of earnings and same-store sales growth.

September 13, 2012

Pier 1 Imports continues on a positive trajectory, reporting its 12th consecutive quarter of earnings and same-store sales growth.

August 30, 2012

Pier 1 Imports continued its comps momentum, reporting a 6.7% increase for its second quarter on top of last year's 10.8% gain. The company's three-year cumulative comparable-store sales increased 28.7%.

August 30, 2012

Pier 1 Imports continued its comps momentum, reporting a 6.7% increase for its second quarter on top of last year's 10.8% gain. The company's three-year cumulative comparable-store sales increased 28.7%.

June 14, 2012

With Pier 1 delivering yet another quarter of comps and earnings growth, it's easy to forget that the retailer was once struggling just to make a profit.

June 14, 2012

With Pier 1 delivering yet another quarter of comps and earnings growth, it's easy to forget that the retailer was once struggling just to make a profit.

May 31, 2012

Pier 1 Imports reported that sales for its first quarter ended May 26 increased 7.9% to $361 million from $335 million in the year-ago quarter. Comparable-store sales for the quarter were up 7.2%.

April 5, 2012

Bed Bath and Beyond may dominate the housewares retail space, but that isn't stopping companies like Pier 1 Imports from trying to take a bigger share.

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