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December 18, 2013

Alco is developing a strategy to improve profitability and deliver shareholder value, following a growing net loss during the third quarter of fiscal 2014, compared to the same period in the prior year.

July 25, 2013

Argonne Capital Group LLC, a private investment firm based in Atlanta, Ga., has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Alco Stores, which will allow Argonne to acquire all outstanding shares of the broad-line retailer’s common stock for $14 per share in cash.

July 25, 2013

Argonne Capital Group LLC, a private investment firm based in Atlanta, Ga., has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Alco Stores, which will allow Argonne to acquire all outstanding shares of the broad-line retailer’s common stock for $14 per share in cash.

May 30, 2013

Broad-line retailer Alco Stores has promoted Ricardo Clemente to SVP of human resources, store operations and loss prevention.

April 10, 2013

Alco Stores announced that the company will move its corporate headquarters from Abilene, Kansas, to Coppell, Texas, a suburb of Dallas.

March 20, 2013

Alco has launched a branded smartphone app powered by Verge Connect.

November 29, 2012

Broad-line retailer ALCO Stores asserted that it is off to a favorable start this holiday season, after reporting a 2.7% in sales from continuing operations for the quarterly period ending November 25.

July 30, 2012

Alco Stores has selected OrderMotion's OMX platform to provide the back office technology to serve its new e-commerce site.

July 11, 2012

Alco Stores has promoted Brent Streit to SVP marketing and e-commerce.

June 29, 2012

A new era has begun at Duckwall-ALCO Stores, as the company's shareholders have approved the company's name change to ALCO.

April 13, 2012

Duckwall-ALCO Stores fourth-quarter net sales increased 1% to $137.5 million, compared with the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011.

December 9, 2011

Broad-line retailer Duckwall-ALCO Stores increased sales and returned to profit in the third-quarter as the company continued to experience top-line growth across multiple categories.

April 15, 2011

Duckwall-ALCO Stores reported that net sales from continuing operations for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011 increased 4.4% to $136.9 million and same-store sales, excluding fuel center sales, increased 1.8%, compared with the same period in the prior fiscal year

January 6, 2011

TJX reported same-store sales of 2% December, beating Wall Street estimates for a 2.5% decline. Total sales rose 6% to $3 billion.

December 11, 2010

ABILENE, Kan. - Duckwall-ALCO Stores reported that net sales from continuing operations for the third quarter of fiscal 2011 decreased 0.6% to $110.5 million and same-store sales decreased 2.3%.

November 28, 2010

Duckwall-ALCO Stores announced that it will close 44 Duckwall stores and redeploy the capital into...

September 23, 2010

Duckwall-ALCO Stores announced that Wayne Peterson has joined the company as SVP and CFO, effective Sept. 20.

September 22, 2010

Duckwall-ALCO Stores announced that Wayne Peterson has joined the company as SVP and CFO, effective...

September 12, 2010

Duckwall-ALCO Stores has announced that Terrence Babilla has joined the company's board of directors ......

July 14, 2010

Duckwall-ALCO Stores announced that Donny Johnson, EVP and CFO, has resigned effective Aug. 13 ......

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