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LL Bean has record year, plans $100M in spending
CEO Chris McCormick told workers on Friday that after four consecutive years of growth, the Maine-based retailer is ready to accelerate expansion plans.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Women's Bean Boots by L.L. Bean 10
Boasting a rubber-tread bottom, waterproof leather, and Thinsulate insulation, the all-time classic is upgraded with cozy shearling lining.
The Columbus Dispatch
Some businesses cash in on deep freeze, others pay
Coleen Riley purchases a snow shovel at an Ace Hardware in West Lafayette, Ind. The weather has helped sales at Ace Hardware.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Magic City Morning Star
Atlantic Salmon Federation 24th Annual Fundraising Dinner in Freeport, Maine
The Atlantic Salmon Federation will raise funding in March for important conservation and restoration work in Maine.
Cold Weather Heats up Sales for Some Companies
The harsh winter has been rough for some businesses, but for a lucky few, the frigid weather means more cold, hard cash.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
A story to live by
A few weeks ago, if you had suggested that the L.L.Bean story contains a wealth of lessons for our industry, I would have been skeptical.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Gear Review: Mini Camp Lantern from L.L Bean
L.L Bean's mini camp lantern is a great inside-the-tent light. It has a lightweight plastic casing that is waterproof and sturdy.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Save up to 70% off at L.L. Bean
Save up to 70% off hundreds of items at L.L. Bean's biggest sale of the season. While some of these L.L. Bean favorites are suited to fall and winter, many will transition easily into spring.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Chain Store Age
L.L. Bean takes top 2013 online customer experience ranking
L.L. Bean has been ranked number one in online customer experience. The E-tailing Group 2013 Customer Experience Index, based on a mystery shopping study conducted during the fourth quarter of 2013, awarded L.L. Bean a top score of 88.75, followed by HSN at 87.25.
New York Magazine
14 Shining Moments From Wednesday at Fashion Week
We're almost done, and thanks to the current whiteout, we're excited to finally wear our L.L. Bean boots at least once this #NYFW.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Exclusive: Backstage at Tess Giberson's Fall 2014 show with Beauty.com
Examiner.com was backstage at Tess Giberson's Fall 2014 presentation at Lincoln Center with Beauty.com on Feb. 8. Young models displayed the outdoorsy northeastern inspired collection with ease and a fun attitude.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Mike Toth and the art of branding
In the 1980s, a company called Popular Club Plan hired a young marketer named Mike Toth to remake the stolid image of its men's and women's clothing line.