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  1. Zale ready to break ground for new Cypress Waters office campusRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Dallas Morning News

    Zale's parent Signet Jewelers Limited has scheduled a Tuesday groundbreaking for the 2-building campus in the Cypress Waters development near LBJ Freeway and Belt Line Road. Developer Billingsley Co.


  2. City Council Gives Zale Corp. $450K to Sort-of Move to DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | D Magazine

    The Dallas City Council just voted this morning to grant Zale Corporation up to $450,000 to move out of Irving. Luring a corporate headquarters to town is generally considered an accomplishment worth crowing about, but take a look at where the company plans to build its new $45 million complex.


  3. Zale plans to add workers after it moves offices to Cypress WatersRead the original story

    Monday Apr 18 | Dallas Morning News

    Irving-based Zale Corp. plans to create 200 to 300 new jobs when it moves its operations to a new campus in the Cypress Waters development north of LBJ Freeway. The jewelry retailer owned by international firm Signet Jewelers is asking the City of Dallas for $450,000 in economic incentives to help pay for the 2-building complex to be built on the south shore of North Lake.


  4. Feeling Conflicted: The Importance of Disclosing Potential Conflicts, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | JD Supra

    Shortly after the announcement of a merger between Zale Corporation and Signet Jewelers Limited on February 19, 2014, each of five plaintiffs filed a class action complaint to enjoin the Merger, which the Delaware Court of Chancery denied. Four months after consummation of the Merger, plaintiffs filed a consolidated second amended class action complaint seeking damages against the Zale directors for breaching their fiduciary duties of loyalty and care, and against Signet and Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith , financial advisor to Zale's board of directors, for aiding and abetting the breaches of fiduciary duties.


  5. Morrow v. Zale Corporation 1491Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | FindLaw

    Donna MORROW, Plaintiff-Appellant v. ZALE CORPORATION, Defendant-Appellee Zale Store 1491; John Daugherty, Defendants Zale Delaware, Inc., Defendant-Appellee.


  6. Sex discrimination suit against jewelry store chain reinstatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Business Insurance

    A federal appeals court Tuesday reinstated a sex discrimination case filed by a former Zale Corp. employee on the basis that the supervisor who decided to fire her had also allegedly made discriminatory comments to her. Donna Morrow was hired as a store manager at a Zale Outlet store in North Little Rock, Arkansas, operated by Irving, Texas-based jewelry retailer Zale in February 2007, according to court papers in Donna Morrow vs. Zale Corp. Ms.


  7. Signet Jewelers says its 4th quarter sales grew 4.9 percent in fiscal 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 |

    ... same period in fiscal 2015. -- The amount of net synergies that Signet expects to achieve from its 2014 acquisition of Zale Corp. increased to $225 million over three years, up from previous estimates of $150 million to $175 million. The majority of ...


  8. Is Signet a Sparkly Empire or a Finance Company?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Bloomberg

    ... has grown rapidly in recent years through a series of acquisitions, culminating with a $1.46 billion purchase of Zale Corp. in 2014. Along with Zales, its Kay Jewelers and Jared brands are fixtures in malls and towns across the U.S. The company also ...


  9. Akron's Signet Jewelers cuts 80 jobs across Akron, Dallas and UK operations; makes other job movesRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2016 |

    ... holiday season ended Dec. 27, 2014, the Akron-headquartered company said Thursday. Signet completed its purchase of Zale Corp. of Irving, Texas, in May 2014. With the purchase, Signet became the largest operator of jewelry stores in the United ...


  10. Signet Jewelers Reports Holiday Season S ...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Financial Mirror

    ... the combined impact of new consumer-research-driven initiatives around store operations, marketing, and merchandising. Zale division sales were driven by material increases at the flagship Zales stores as well as Piercing Pagoda kiosks. Ever Us and ...


  11. Zales Jewelers still lifting Signet resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    Here's what it looks like 18 months after two fierce competitors merge. The former Irving-based Zale Corp. is still a positive for Signet Jewelers Ltd. Piercing Pagoda is selling a lot of gold jewelry and Zales stores are still scoring in the bridal business, which includes Vera Wang engagement and wedding rings.


  12. Signet Jewelers Reports Holiday Season Same Store Sales up 4.9%Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... the combined impact of new consumer-research-driven initiatives around store operations, marketing, and merchandising. Zale division sales were driven by material increases at the flagship Zales stores as well as Piercing Pagoda kiosks. Ever Us and ...


  13. Hedge fund investor named CEO at Tuesday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Retailing Today

    ... xperience to the chairmanship, including serving as CEO of Signet Jewelers and, more recently, chairman of the board of Zale Corp.


  14. Tuesday Morning retail chain names its hedge fund investor Steven Becker to be CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... becomes Tuesday Morning's board chair. Burman is the former CEO of Signet Jewelers and, was chairman of Irving-based Zale Corp. when it was sold last year to Signet, the parent company of Kay Jewelers. Burman led the search committee for a new CEO ...


  15. The Importance of Oversight: Recent Trends in Delaware Financial Advisor LiabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... information. In an October 1, 2015 decision, Vice Chancellor Parsons permitted a claim that the financial advisor to Zale Corporation (Zale) aided and abetted the breach of fiduciary duties by Zale's directors for failing to adequately and timely ...


  16. Capital Group Partners With Alan ShorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 |

    ... The Retail Connection, Shor served as president, chief operating officer and member of the board of directors of Zale Corp. , and guided its successful turnaround in the early 1990's. He has been involved with several of the Riata principals' past ...


  17. Riata Capital Group And Alan Shor Partner To Invest In High-growth...Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... The Retail Connection, Mr. Shor served as President, Chief Operating Officer, and member of the Board of Directors of Zale Corporation, largest specialty retailer of fine jewelry with 2,300 retail locations, and guided its successful turnaround in ...


  18. Signet Jewelers misses expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | MarketWatch

    Signet Jewelers Ltd. swung to a profit in its third quarter, through results missed expectations as the company's lower-priced Kay brand drove sales. Bermuda-based Signet last year struck a deal to buy rival Zale Corp. for $1.46 billion, a move that resulted in one of the largest global specialty jewelry retailers.


  19. Signet Jewelers reports earnings growth; adjusted earnings below analysts' expectationsRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 |

    ... share growth of 57.1 percent." Same-store sales are those for stores open at least a year. He said the integration of Zale into the company "continues to go well and we will deliver $30 million to $35 million in net synergies this fiscal year." ...


  20. A.M. Best Revises Outlook to Positive for Zale Indemnity Company and Zale Life Insurance CompanyRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Business Wire

    The ratings for Zale Indemnity, which acts as a captive insurer for the customers of its intermediate parent, Zale Corporation , reflect the strong underwriting and operating results generated over the long term, as well as its solid risk-adjusted capitalization and the role of the company in providing complementary insurance services for the customers of its parent's jewelry operations. Zale Corp. was acquired by Signet Jewelers, Ltd in 2014 with Zale's Jewelry stores continuing to be managed as a separate brand.