Regis Corporation Responds to Hurricane Sandy
Company Providing Professional Haircare Products to Affected Areas and
Donating Funds to American Red Cross
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 2, 2012
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Regis Corporation (NYSE: RGS) is
mobilizing efforts to help its team members and guests affected by Hurricane
Sandy. The company announced today that it is working with its disaster aid
partner to deliver haircare products to impacted areas. Regis is also donating
funds to the American Red Cross to help with relief efforts.
"Our thoughts are with everyone who is recovering from this devastating
storm," said Dan Hanrahan, president and CEO of Regis Corporation. "We are
reaching out to our stylists, field teams and franchisees affected by the
hurricane, flooding and snow to be sure they are safe and well."
Currently, Regis is assessing the storm's impact on all of its corporate and
franchised salon concepts. The company estimates that over 560 salons were
affected by the storm; at this time over 475 have re-opened. Regis'
operational teams and franchisees are working to re-open all locations as soon
Throughout the recovery process, Regis Corporation will continue to support
the people, neighborhoods and cities affected by the storm.
About Regis Corporation
Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) is the beauty industry's global leader in beauty
salons, hair restoration centers and cosmetology education. As of September
30, 2012, the Company owned, franchised or held ownership interests in
approximately 10,000 worldwide locations. Regis' corporate and franchised
locations operate under concepts such as Supercuts, Sassoon Salon, Regis
Salons, MasterCuts, SmartStyle, Cost Cutters, Cool Cuts 4 Kids and Hair Club
for Men and Women. In addition, Regis also maintains ownership interests in
Empire Education Group and the MY Style concepts in Japan. For additional
information about the company, including a reconciliation of non-GAAP
financial information and certain supplemental financial information, please
visit the Investor Information section of the corporate website
SOURCE Regis Corporation
Contact: Susan Evans, Evans Larson Communications, +1-612-338-6999,
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.