Press Releases

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02/15/2017
COMMERCE, Calif. (February 15, 2017) – Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended January 1, 2017..... Read more
01/09/2017
COMMERCE, Calif. (January 9, 2017) - Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:SFS), today announced the election of Elaine Rubin to its board of directors (the “Board”), effective January 5, 2017..... Read more
12/01/2016
COMMERCE, Calif. (December 1, 2016) - Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the Barclays Eat, Sleep, Play Conference to be held December 5 - 6, 2016 in New York City.... Read more
11/22/2016
COMMERCE , Calif., Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks and celebrate the spirit of community, so on Wednesday, November 23rd, the entire Smart & Final family will be showing their thanks by joining the ranks of Smart & Final’s hard-working store associates on one of the busiest days of the year... Read more
11/16/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., November 16, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart & Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today reported financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended October 9, 2016...Net sales increase of 11.9% to $1,394.4 million...Comparable store sales decrease of 1.3%, including impacts of deflation and cannibalization... Read more
 
11/02/2016
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 2, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final, a value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer for household and business customers, will celebrate 145 years as a provider to the communities it serves with a sweepstakes to award a 2016 Smart Car to one lucky winner. To show its appreciation in every neighborhood Smart& Final resides, a $145 SmartCash Gift... Read more
 
10/28/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., Oct. 28, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter ended October 9, 2016, on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Phegley, Senior... Read more
 
07/28/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., July 28, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today reported financial results for the second fiscal quarter ended June 19, 2016.. Net sales increase of 14.7% to $1,038.3 million Completed integration of 33 acquired stores to Smart& Final Extra! stores Comparable store sales... Read more
 
07/07/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., July 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 19, 2016, on Thursday, July 28, 2016, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice... Read more
 
07/01/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., July 1, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Fourth of July is more than just fireworks and a three-day weekend for Smart& Final, the longest continuously-operating food retailer in the U.S. Today marks Engagement Day, the kick off to the retailer's busiest days of the entire year as shoppers head to the store to purchase hot dogs, burgers, table settings and essential... Read more
 
06/07/2016
COMMERCE, Calif. (June 7, 2016) - Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE: SFS), the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced participation in the following upcoming conferences... Read more
05/27/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., May 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference to be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016 in Boston, MA. Mr. About Smart& Final Smart&... Read more
 
05/16/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., May 16, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- As part of its aggressive growth plan, Smart& Final, one of the longest continuously-operating food retailers in the U.S., today announced all 33 lease locations it acquired in December 2015 which were operated under the Haggen banner are now open as Smart& Final Extra! In opening the 33 stores, Smart& Final has increased its... Read more
 
05/03/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., May 3, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today reported financial results for the twelve-week period ended March 27, 2016.. Net sales increased 10.5% to $908.5 million Comparable store sales growth of 2.0% Net loss of $2.0 million, or $0.03 per diluted share Adjusted net income of... Read more
 
04/14/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., April 14, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter ended March 27, 2016, on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice... Read more
 
03/18/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., March 18, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in one-on-one meetings at the following upcoming conferences. Macquarie's Consumer Focus Forum, to be held on Monday, March 21,... Read more
 
03/14/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., March 14, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced the participation in the following upcoming conferences. Phegley is scheduled to present on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 4:20 pm ET. Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will participate in... Read more
 
03/09/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., March 9, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today reported financial results for the thirteen week and fifty-three week periods ended January 3, 2016.. Net sales increased 12.4% to $3.97 billion Comparable store sales growth of 4.5% Net income of $38.3 million, or $0.50 per diluted... Read more
 
02/24/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended January 3, 2016, on Wednesday, March 9, 2016, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard... Read more
 
02/17/2016
COMMERCE, Calif., Feb. 17, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Today, Smart& Final, the value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer, announced the launch of its new giving campaign, First Street First Percent, which donates the first one percent of net profits from the sale of its First Street ® private label brand products at its US-based Smart& Final banner stores in... Read more
 
11/30/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., Nov. 30, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc.,, a value-oriented food and everyday staples retailer for household and business customers, today announced that its subsidiary, Smart& Final Stores LLC, has been approved by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware as the purchaser of 32 store leases– four of which are... Read more
 
11/11/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., Nov. 11, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today reported financial results for the sixteen week fiscal third quarter ended October 4, 2015.. Net sales increased 10.1% to $1,246.1 million Comparable store sales growth of 4.8% Net income of $12.4 million, or $0.16 per diluted share Adjusted net income increased 13.6% to $16.9 million, or... Read more
 
10/22/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter ended October 4, 2015, on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host a... Read more
 
10/05/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced that its subsidiary, Smart& Final Stores LLC, has entered into an agreement to acquire 28 store leases and related assets from affiliates of Haggen Holdings, LLC for a cash purchase price of $56 million, subject to certain adjustments. The Company has agreed to be a "Stalking Horse... Read more
 
09/22/2015
NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., a value and quality-oriented food and everyday staples retailer that serves household and business customers, today marks the one-year anniversary of its listing as a public company on the New York Stock Exchange. Chief Executive Officer Dave Hirz will be joined this morning by Smart& Final senior... Read more
 
09/18/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced the elections of Paul N. Hopkins and Kenneth I. Tuchman to its board of directors, effective today. Hopkins is the former Chairman of the board of directors of Farmers Group, Inc. and Chief Executive Officer of its Americas operations, including Latin America and shared services... Read more
 
07/22/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., July 22, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today reported financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended June 14, 2015.. Net sales increased 9.3% to $905.1 million Comparable store sales growth of 3.5% Net income of $11.0 million, or $0.14 per diluted share Adjusted net income increased 14.2% to $16.9 million, or $0.22 per diluted... Read more
 
07/08/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., July 8, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., today announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 14, 2015, on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, after the close of market. David Hirz, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard Phegley, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host a... Read more
 
05/20/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., May 20, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final today announced the launch of its new branding campaign which will place the ampersand- already in the 144- year old company's name- front and center to showcase the company's relationship with both its customers and the communities it serves. The roll out will include print, radio, television and outdoor... Read more
 
04/28/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., April 28, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today reported financial results for the fiscal first quarter ended March 22, 2015.. Net sales increased 11.9% to $822.2 million Comparable store sales growth of 6.1% Net income of $4.9 million, or $0.06 per diluted share Adjusted net income increased 66.8% to $7.7 million, or $0.10 per diluted... Read more
 
04/20/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., April 20, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced the closing of an underwritten public offering of 10.0 million shares of its common stock by certain stockholders of the Company, including affiliates of Ares Management, L.P., at a public offering price of $18.50 per share. Credit Suisse Securities LLC Attention: Prospectus... Read more
 
04/15/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., April 15, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., today announced that it will report its financial results for the first quarter ended March 22, 2015, on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, after the close of market. The Company is headquartered in Commerce, CA, where it was founded over 140 years ago. and "Cash& Carry Smart Foodservice" banners in California,... Read more
 
04/14/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., April 14, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 10.0 million shares of its common stock by certain stockholders of the Company, including affiliates of Ares Management, L.P., at a public offering price of $18.50 per share. Ares is selling approximately 9.98 million shares of... Read more
 
03/18/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., March 18, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 28, 2014.. Net sales increased 13.0% to $839.3 million Comparable store sales growth of 7.8% Net income of $9.3 million, or $0.12 per diluted share Adjusted net income increased 50.3% to $12.3 million, or... Read more
02/25/2015
COMMERCE, Calif., Feb. 25, 2015/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., today announced that it will report its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 28, 2014, on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 after the close of market. The Company is headquartered in Los Angeles, where it was founded over 140 years ago, and operates approximately 250 grocery... Read more
 
12/11/2014
COMMERCE, Calif., Nov. 12, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today reported results for its 16- week third quarter ended October 5, 2014.. Net sales increased 10.8% to $1.13 billion Comparable store sales growth of 6.6% Net income increased 1.9% to $10.2 million Adjusted net income increased 24.9% to $14.9 million, or $0.24 per diluted share Operated 252... Read more
10/27/2014
COMMERCE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc., today announced that it will report its financial results for the third quarter ended October 5, 2014 on Wednesday, November 12 th, 2014 after the close of market. The Company is headquartered in Los Angeles, where it was founded over 140 years ago, and operates approximately 250 grocery and... Read more
 
10/06/2014
COMMERCE, Calif., Oct. 6, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced that the underwriters of its initial public offering have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 2,017,500 shares of common stock from Smart& Final to cover over-allotments at the initial public offering price of $12.00 per share, less underwriting discounts. Read more
 
09/29/2014
COMMERCE, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 13,450,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $12.00 per share. Credit Suisse Securities LLC Attention: Prospectus Department One Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010 Telephone: 800-221-1037 Email:... Read more
 
09/23/2014
COMMERCE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Smart& Final Stores, Inc. today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 13,450,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $12.00 per share. Credit Suisse Securities LLC Attention: Prospectus Department One Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010 Telephone: 800-221-1037 Email:... Read more