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Big Lots reports more than just strong sales — the retailer bought a furniture brand, too

Dan Eaton
Big Lots reports more than just strong sales — the retailer bought a furniture brand, too

Big Lots Inc. saw success throughout its stores during the holiday season. CEO Bruce Thorn, on a conference call with analysts, noted that it is the second quarter in a row where comparable store sales surpassed 3 percent.