COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing commitment to return value to shareholders, Limited Brands, Inc. (NYSE: LTD) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized a new $250 million share repurchase program. The company has completed its previous $500 million share repurchase program. Year-to-date, the company has repurchased $1.1 billion of its stock. ABOUT LIMITED BRANDS: Limited Brands, through Victoria's Secret, Pink, Bath & Body Works, La Senza and Henri Bendel, is an international company. The company operates 2,628 specialty stores in the United States and its brands are sold in more than 800 company operated and franchised additional locations world-wide. The company's products are also available online at www.VictoriasSecret.com, www.BathandBodyWorks.com, www.HenriBendel.com and www.LaSenza.com. Limited Brands b-roll footage of stores is available through our online newsroom. SOURCE Limited Brands, Inc.