Kohl's names new board member
August 11, 2011

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. — Kohl's announced that its board of directors has elected John Schlifske as a new board member, effective immediately. He has been elected to a term expiring at Kohl's 2012 annual shareholders meeting and will be eligible for re-election by Kohl's shareholders at that time. He will initially serve on the board of directors' governance and nominating committee. Schlifske is chairman and CEO of Northwestern Mutual. He was appointed CEO effective July 1, 2010 and chairman effective Aug. 1, 2010. He is also a member of the Northwestern Mutual board of trustees. Kevin Mansell, Kohl's chairman,

Kohl's Corporation Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
August 11, 2011

At Kohl's, we're always making headlines. Below is the full version and PDF of our most recent press release. You will also find our five most recent releases on the right. To view all of the releases from the several years, visit our s. Second Quarter Diluted Earnings per Share Increases 30% over prior year. Raises Annual Diluted Earnings per Share Guidance to $4.45 to $4.60 from $4.25 to $4.40 MENOMONEE FALLS, WI … August 11/BUSINESS WIRE/Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS). Kohl’s Corporation today reported results for the fiscal periods ended July 30, 2011 ...

Kohl's Teams Up With Fila to Fight Breast Cancer With Style
August 2, 2011

Kohl's is helping customers take a stand against breast cancer with Fila Sport's athletic merchandise designed exclusively for the Kohl's Cares cause merchandise program. One hundred percent of the net profit donated to support the fight against breast cancer.

Kohl's Awards Youth for Volunteer Efforts
July 28, 2011

Kohl’s announced that it's awarded 10 students a total of $10,000 in scholarship money for post-secondary education. In addition to the scholarships, Kohl’s will donate $1,000 to a nonprofit organization of each winner’s choice.

Target Tops List of Retailers With the Best Consumer Perception
July 22, 2011

Target, Kohl's and J.C. Penney ranked highest among discounters in consumer perception in the first half of 2011, according to YouGov BrandIndex. The company interviews 5,000 people each weekday from a representative U.S. population sample, more than 1.2 million interviews per year. Here's YouGov’s Retail Buzz scores for discounters in the first half of 2011: Target (33.9), Kohl's (29.5), J.C. Penney (23.9), Costco (23.3), Dollar Tree (16.2), Wal-Mart (15.7), Sam's Club (15.4), Big Lots (15.4) and Dollar General (13.8).

Kohl's Will Launch Lopez/Anthony Line Despite Divorce
July 19, 2011

Jennifer Lopez's representatives confirmed the singer/actress remains committed to launching a clothing line at Kohl's with soon-to-be ex-husband Marc Anthony. Lopez's publicist Mark Young said the launch in September "will proceed as planned." Young called the Lopez line "distinctive" and said it represents style in an accessible way.

Waiting for Easter Deals Could Have Hurt March Sales
April 6, 2011

March sales at retail chains are expected to fall modestly, held back by the combination of a later Easter and higher gasoline prices. Department stores such as Kohl's are expected to post the biggest declines after tallying huge gains a year earlier, when consumer demand picked up steam and shoppers bought spring clothing.  

Smaller Retail Sales Growth Seen in October
November 8, 2010

Same-store retail sales for October were up 1.7 percent, a smaller increase compared to the gains in September with 2.8 percent and 2.3 percent in October 2009, according to Kantar Retail's monthly report of 31 U.S. retailers.