- Total revenue decreased 28.9% to $33.0 million from $46.4 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2012. Revenue from the retail segment decreased 30.9% to $24.3 million, including a comparable store sales decrease of 22.9%. Revenue from the direct segment decreased 22.6% to $8.7 million.
- Consolidated gross margin was 12.9% compared to 32.8% in the prior year quarter, primarily due to increased inventory reserves and lower merchandise margins in connection with clearing legacy product, as well as the deleveraging of occupancy costs.
- Stockholders ratified the issuance of $21.8 million of convertible notes and approved the issuance of 20.7 million shares of common stock upon conversion of the notes.
- Loss from continuing operations was $19.3 million, including $3.3 million in non-cash store impairment charges and $2.9 million in non-cash charges related to the note conversion, compared to a loss from continuing operations for the third quarter of fiscal 2012 of $2.1 million.
dELiA*s, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLIA), a multi-channel retail company primarily marketing to teenage girls, today announced the results for its third quarter of fiscal 2013. dELiA*s, Inc. results for all periods presented reflect its former Alloy business as a discontinued operation. All financial results in this press release are for continuing operations only unless otherwise stated. Third Quarter Fiscal 2013 Highlights: