KEARNEY, Neb. (KSNB) Kearney based clothing retailer The Buckle, Inc., reported lower sales in August 2017 compared to August 2016.
A company press release indicated that for the four-week period ending August 26th sales were down 7.9% from August of 2016. Net sales last month were $80.3 million compared to $87.2 million in August 2016.
Year to date sales were $488.2 million, down 10% from the comparable period in 2016, $542.9 million.
However, the retail chain remains profitable. Company reports indicated that first quarter profits were $16.3 million. Second quarter profits were $11.5 million.