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Bufano Named to Lead Bon-Ton

Kathryn Bufano

YORK, Pa.-The Bon-Ton Stores has named Kathryn Bufano president and CEO effective Aug. 25. Bufano most recently served as Belk Inc.’s president of merchandising. Bufano will succeed Brendan Hoffman, who chose not to renew his employment agreement. Hoffman resigned as president and CEO and as a member of Bon-Ton’s board, effective with Bufano’s election. AMore »

Bon-Ton’s Fall Home Looks: Luxury and Casual

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By David Gill At a special event last month, The Bon-Ton Stores introduced several of its exclusive collections for autumn of this year, two of which consist of home products. The event was held in New York City, near the home textiles showroom buildings. Each of the two home collections have different target customers inMore »

Bon-Ton Narrows FY Loss; CEO Hoffman to Exit

Brendan Hoffman

YORK, Pa.-The Bon-Ton Stores ended its fiscal year on Feb. 1 with a net loss for the year of $3.6 million, compared to its prior fiscal-year loss of $21.6 million. The retailer has also announced that President and CEO Brendan Hoffman will leave his post when his employment agreement ends on Feb. 7, 2015. HoffmanMore »

Bon-Ton December Comps Hit by Bad Weather

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YORK, Pa.-Bon-Ton Stores said its December same-store sales were “significantly impacted” by rough winter weather in its markets. The retailer did not say how much sales were affected, but Brendan Hoffman, president and CEO, said, “We are disappointed with the deceleration in sales during December, particularly given the strong start to the holiday season beginningMore »