bebe stores, inc. (NASDAQ:BEBE) has changed the date of its Analyst and Investor Day event for analysts and registered investors to Wednesday, March 14, 2012. This meeting is designed to help the investment community keep abreast of recent developments and management’s strategic focus. The program is scheduled to run from approximately 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PT at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles, CA. Participants will include members of the Company’s executive management. Registered investors and analysts are asked to RSVP with Walter Parks’ office prior to March 7, 2012.
A link to the audio portion of the presentation will be available on our web site at www.bebe.com within 48 hours of the event, which will be made available for 30 days thereafter.
bebe stores, inc. designs, develops and produces a distinctive line of contemporary women’s apparel and accessories, which it markets under the bebe, BEBE SPORT, bbsp and 2b bebe brand names. bebe currently operates 250 stores, of which 207 are bebe stores, including the on-line store bebe.com, and 43 are 2b bebe stores, including the on-line store 2bstores.com. These stores are located in the United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Canada and Japan. bebe also distributes and sells bebe branded product through both its licensees in approximately 19 countries.
The event material will contain historical financial information and contain forward-looking statements, which may involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ from anticipated results. Wherever used, the words “expect,” “plan,” “anticipate,” “believe” and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements. Any such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties and the company's future results of operations could differ materially from historical results or current expectations. Some of these risks include, without limitation, miscalculation of the demand for our products, effective management of our growth, decline in comparable store sales performance, ongoing competitive pressures in the apparel industry, changes in the level of consumer spending or preferences in apparel, loss of key personnel, difficulties in manufacturing, disruption of supply, adverse economic conditions, and/or other factors that may be described in the company's annual report on Form 10-K and/or other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Future economic and industry trends that could potentially impact revenues and profitability are difficult to predict.