RETAILER REPORTS STRONG QUARTER

urban-outfitters-nov-2009Urban Outfitters opened a store in Red Bank last November.

The parent company of the Urban Outfitters store in downtown Red Bank says first fiscal quarter sales at the chain rose nine percent from the year-prior period.

Philly-based Urban Outfitters Inc. doesn’t break out sales by location, but said sales at the 157-store chain rose to $174.2 million.

The company also owns the 142-store Anthropologie chain, which has a store in The Grove in Shrewsbury. That chain posted a 22-percent sales jump, to $182.7 million, Urban reported to shareholders this morning.

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