BELLPORT, N.Y., March 3, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Perfumania Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PERF) announced today that Perfumania, one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries which operates specialty retail fragrance stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, reported total net sales of $19.4 million for the four week fiscal month of February 2011 which ended February 26, 2011 versus $18.6 million for the four week fiscal month of February 2010 which ended February 27, 2010. February represents the first month of fiscal year 2011. For the month of February 2011, comparable store sales increased by 6.2%. Comparable store sales measure sales from stores that have been open for one year or more. We exclude stores that are closed for renovation from comparable store sales from the month during which renovation commences until the first full month after reopening.
|PERFUMANIA FEBRUARY AND FISCAL YEAR TO DATE 2011 RETAIL SALES (in $000's):|
|Number of Stores, February||356||(3.3%)||368||4.0%||354|
|February and fiscal year 2011 Total Retail Sales||$19,410||4.4%||$18,591||10.8%||$16,790|
|February Comparable Store Sales||6.2%||5.5%||(4.6%)|
CONTACT: Michael W. Katz President and Chief Executive Officer Perfumania Holdings, Inc. 631-866-4156