Founded in 1915, the Omaha-based apparel and home fashions retailer operates 95 stores and over 3.5 million square feet in 20 states, employing more than 4,000 associates. Gordmans features name brand apparel, accessories, footwear, home decor, gifts, designer fragrances, furniture, and more at everyday savings of up to 60 percent off department and specialty store prices. While the company operates within the value segment of the industry, Gordmans differentiates itself by offering department and specialty store name brands, fashions and styles in a more upscale shopping environment. Over the last four years, Gordmans has enjoyed significant growth, expanding its number of stores by nearly 50 percent.
Special Cash Dividend
On August 28, 2013, the Company announced that the Board of Directors had declared a special cash dividend of $3.60 per share of common stock. Below are important dates associated with the special cash dividend.
Record Date: September 9, 2013
Payable Date: September 23, 2013
Ex-Dividend Date: September 24, 2013