Let me provide some specifics. First, Ann Taylor. At the Ann Taylor brand, performance accelerated significantly from the first quarter, reflecting stronger sales and profitability in the stores channel and continued profitable growth in e-commerce and factory.Comparable store sales for the brand increased 6%. By channel, this included positive comp sales of 3% at Ann Taylor stores, 29% in e-commerce and 2% at Ann Taylor Factory. We were especially pleased with the return to positive comps in the stores channel this quarter driven by the successful execution of our product, pricing and promotional strategies. In fact, this channel also delivered positive comp sales in every month of the quarter, with each month getting stronger.
ANN INC Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
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