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Big Lots, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a broadline closeout retailer in the United States. The company offers products under various merchandising categories, such as food category that includes beverage and grocery, candy and snacks, and specialty foods departments; consumables category, which comprises health and beauty, plastics, paper, chemical, and pet departments; soft home category that consists of fashion bedding, utility bedding, bath, window, decorative textile, and flooring departments; hard home category, including small appliances, table top, food preparation, stationery, greeting cards, tools, paint, and home maintenance departments; and furniture and home décor category consisting of upholstery, mattress, ready-to-assemble, case goods, home décor, and frames departments. It also provides merchandise under the seasonal category that includes lawn and garden, summer, Christmas, toys, books, sporting goods, and other holiday departments; and electronics and accessories category that includes electronics, jewelry, apparel, hosiery, and infant accessories departments. As of December 20, 2014, it operated 1,495 stores in 48 states. Big Lots, Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

13,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/1/14
Founded in 1967

big lots inc (BIG) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $678.5K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $452.9K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $620.4K
Senior Vice President of Distribution and Tra...
Total Annual Compensation: $337.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

big lots inc (BIG) Key Developments

Big Lots Inc. Announces Sales Results for the Quarter-To-Date Through First Ten Weeks of Fourth Quarter of 2014; Affirms Earnings Guidance for Fourth Quarter of 2014

Big Lots Inc. announced sales results for the quarter-to-date through first ten weeks of fourth quarter of 2014. For the period, comparable store sales have increased approximately 2%, or directly in line with previously communicated guidance which calls for an increase in the low single digit range. The company affirmed earnings per share guidance of $1.70 to $1.80 compared to last year's earnings per share from continuing operations of $1.45.

Big Lots Store Near 21st and Woodlawn to Close

The Big Lots store near the northwest corner of 21st and Woodlawn is closing. The company said it's their understanding that Wichita's other two Big Lots stores will remain open. The East 21st Street store is scheduled to close on Jan. 15.

Big Lots to Close its Store at 3320 Division St. Cloud

Big Lots Inc. announced that Big Lots at 3320 Division St. will be closing soon, possibly by the end of the month. The St. Cloud store, which covers about 25,000 square feet, opened in July 2000 and employed about 30 people at the time. The closest Big Lots store to St. Cloud is in Maple Grove.


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