MILWAUKEE — The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., the parent company
of Boston Store, announced Thursday the company had seen
a 1.6 percent increase in comparable store sales in the
second quarter of fiscal year 2014 when compared to the
same period in 2013.
company also saw a net loss of $36.2 million in the
quarter, down from $37.3 million last year.
Bon-Ton President and CEO Brendan Hoffman said the
company was pleased with the sales growth, noting a
“challenging promotional environment and continuation of
soft traffic trends.” He added the company’s e-commerce
and loyalty programs have been performing well.
also noted Kathryn Bufano will be assuming the role of
president and CEO starting next week.