Fred's Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.06 Per Share

  Fred's Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.06 Per Share  Business Wire  MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- May 21, 2014  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 16, 2014, to shareholders of record as of June 2, 2014.  Fred's, Inc. operates 704 discount general merchandise stores, including 21 franchised Fred's stores, in the southeastern United States. For more information about the Company, visit Fred's website at www.fredsinc.com.  Contact:  Fred's, Inc. Jerry A. Shore, 901-362-3733, Ext. 2217 Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer