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fred’s REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2016 EARNINGS OF $0.03 PER SHARE

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (May 26, 2016) – Fred’s, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2016.

• Total sales for the first quarter increased 8% compared with the first quarter of last year;

• Comparable store sales increased 1.0% for the first quarter versus an increase of 0.8% in the first quarter of last year; and

• Earnings per share totaled $0.03 for the first quarter compared with essentially breakeven earnings per share for the first quarter of last year.  read more

fred’s DECLARES QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND OF $0.06 PER SHARE

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (May 20, 2016) – Fred’s, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share. The dividend is payable on June 15, 2016, to shareholders of record as of June 1, 2016. read more

fred’s ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER 2016 CONFERENCE CALL WEBCAST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (May 17, 2016) – Fred’s, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that it will provide an online Web simulcast of its first quarter 2016 earnings conference call on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The Company’s results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2016, will be released earlier that morning. read more

fred’s REPORTS APRIL SALES

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (May 5, 2016) – Fred’s Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the four week fiscal month of April and the first quarter of fiscal 2016 that ended on April 30, 2016.

Fred’s total sales for the month increased 1% to $163.4 million from $162.2 million in April 2015 as the Company lapped the April 2015 acquisition of EntrustRx specialty pharmacy. Comparable store sales for the month rose 0.3% versus an increase of 0.7% for the year-earlier period. read more

fred’s MARCH TOTAL SALES INCREASE 11%

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (April 6, 2016) – Fred’s Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today reported sales for the five week fiscal month of March and the two-month year-to-date period ended April 2, 2016.

Fred’s total sales for the month increased 11% to $214.4 million from $193.6 million in March 2015. Comparable store sales for the month rose 1.8% versus an increase of 1.9% for the year-earlier period. read more

fred’s NAMES RICK HANS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (April 4, 2016) – Fred’s Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced that it has named Rick Hans Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company. He fills the position left open when Jerry A. Shore, formerly Fred’s Chief Financial Officer, was promoted to Chief Executive Officer in October 2014. read more

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