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Company Overview of Bluestem Brands, Inc.

Company Overview

Bluestem Brands, Inc., a multi-brand online retailer, provides a selection of name-brand, private label, and non-branded merchandise through Internet Websites and catalogs serving low to middle income consumers in the United States. It offers home products, including housewares, bed and bath products, lawn and garden products, home furnishings, and hardware products; entertainment products, such as electronics, video games, toys, and sporting goods; and fashion products comprising apparel, footwear, cosmetics, fragrances, and jewelry under the Appleseed’s, Bedford Fair, Blair, Draper’s & Damon’s, Fingerhut, Gettington, Gold Violin, Haband, LinenSource, Norm Thompson, Old Pueblo Traders, PayC...

7075 Flying Cloud Drive

Eden Prairie, MN 55344

United States

Founded in 2002

Key Executives for Bluestem Brands, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 47
Executive Chairman
Age: 58
Executive VP & CFO
Age: 60
Chief Operating Officer, Chief Digital Officer and Executive Vice President
Executive Vice President and President of Credit Services
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Bluestem Brands, Inc. Key Developments

Bluestem Brands, Inc., Bluestem Group Inc., Q1 2018 Earnings Call, Jun 21, 2017

Bluestem Brands, Inc., Bluestem Group Inc., Q1 2018 Earnings Call, Jun 21, 2017

Bluestem Brands, Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended February 3, 2017; Reports Impairment Charges for the Quarter Ended February 3, 2017

Bluestem Brands, Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended February 3, 2017. For the quarter, the company reported Net Sales were $750.327 million against $737.682 million a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $374.810 million against profit of $4.158 million a year ago. Net loss was $304.938 million against $6.813 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $57.608 million against $69.710 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $60.432 million against $76.391 million a year ago. EBITDA was $40.246 million against $72.128 million a year ago. Maintenance capital expenditures was $2.824 million against $6.681 million a year ago. For the year, the company reported Net Sales were $2,092.030 million against $1,720.189 million a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $450.300 million against $36.500 million a year ago. Net loss was $352.471 million against $26.309 million a year ago. Free cash flow was $71.640 million against $112.568 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $90.864 million against $130.825 million a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $136.468 million against $34.096 million a year ago. Net purchase of property and equipment was $43.383 million against $35.935 million a year ago. EBITDA was $60.965 million against $108.754 million a year ago. Maintenance capital expenditures was $19.224 million against $18.257 million a year ago. For the quarter, the company reported loss on impairment was $354.432 million against $20.200 million a year ago.

Bluestem Group Inc., Bluestem Brands, Inc., Q3 2017 Earnings Call, Dec 13, 2016

Bluestem Group Inc., Bluestem Brands, Inc., Q3 2017 Earnings Call, Dec 13, 2016

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