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Williams-Sonoma to Reopen at Original Store Site

Chuck Williams

SAN FRANCISCO-On Oct. 4, Williams-Sonoma will reopen a retail location and cooking school in Sonoma, Calif., at the same location where its first store opened almost 60 years ago. The store reopening coincides with the birthday of Williams-Sonoma founder Chuck Williams, who just celebrated his 99th birthday. Williams purchased a hardware store in Sonoma in 1956More »

Last updated: October 3, 2014

Williams-Sonoma Net Climbs 3.7 Percent in Q2

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SAN FRANCISCO-With top-line growth fueled by accelerating direct-to-customer revenues, Williams-Sonoma recorded a 3.7 percent gain in second-quarter net income, which totaled $50.7 million. Total revenues in the quarter, which ended on Aug. 3, were up 5.8 percent to $1 billion, with direct-to-customer net revenues increasing by 9.4 percent. Retail net revenue rose 2.4 percent. AmongMore »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

Williams-Sonoma Tabs Execs for New posts

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SAN FRANCISCO-Williams-Sonoma has set new roles for several of its executives in an effort “to position the company for continued growth,” according to a statement from the specialty retailer. Pat Connolly, chief marketing officer, will become chief strategy and business development officer. In his new role, Connolly is responsible for redefining Williams-Sonoma’s long-term strategy, includingMore »

Last updated: July 25, 2014

Williams-Sonoma Posts Q3 Net Gain of 16 Percent

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SAN FRANCISCO-Sales gains across all of the company’s brands boosted Williams-Sonoma’s third-quarter net income by 16 percent, to $56.7 million. Total company net revenues in the quarter, which ended on Nov. 3, rose 11.3 percent to $1.1 billion, with increases of 14.5 percent in Williams-Sonoma’s direct-to-customer segment and 8.5 percent in its retail sector. OnMore »

Last updated: November 21, 2013