Sears, Roebuck and Co. announced that comparable domestic store revenues increased 3.2 percent for the five weeks ended Oct. 4, 2003. Total domestic store revenues were U.S. $2.5 billion for the five-week period in September 2003, up 3.5 percent compared with the five weeks ended Oct. 5, 2002.
"Women's ready-to-wear and men's apparel posted significant gains, driven by strong performances by the Lands' End and Covington brands," said chairman and CEO Alan J. Lacy. "The lawn and garden, fitness, and footwear businesses continued to be strong, while home appliances also showed a solid increase for the month."
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