October 21, 2014

Great American Group has been selected as a stalking horse bidder in the potential liquidation of Alco Stores, which operates 198 general merchandise discount stores in 23 states.

September 5, 2014

Alco Stores on Friday said that its CEO of the past four years, Richard Wilson, has left the regional discounter by mutual agreement.

June 19, 2014

Alco Stores Inc. reported a net loss of $8.1 million in the first quarter of its fiscal year, up from a loss of $1.7 million in the year-ago period, amid an elimination of a tax benefit.

October 22, 2013

Alco Stores, Inc. will voluntarily delist its common stock from the Nasdaq Stock Market on or about Oct. 31, 2013.

September 11, 2013

Alco Stores, Inc. is not accepting an acquisition proposal from Everbright Development Overseas, Ltd., Luis Chang and Mai Wong.

July 25, 2013

Alco Stores Inc. has entered into an agreement to be acquired by private investment firm Argonne Capital Group LLC.

May 30, 2013

Alco Stores said Thursday that it has promoted Ricardo Clemente to senior VP human resources, store operations and loss prevention.

May 10, 2013

Discount retailer Alco Stores blamed the impact of cold weather across the Midwest for helping to produce sluggish sales performance during fiscal first quarter 2013.

July 11, 2012

Alco Stores announced the promotion of Brent Streit to senior VP marketing and e-commerce.

June 28, 2012

Duckwall-Alco said it is officially changing its name to Alco Stores, Inc. An amendment at Wednesday’s annual shareholder meeting was approved.

December 9, 2011

Duckwall-ALCO Stores reported Friday that it recorded a profit of $0.1 million in the quarter ended Oct. 30, compared with a loss of $2.1 million in the year-ago period.

December 10, 2010

Duckwall-Alco Stores reported Friday that its loss for the quarter ended Oct. 31 widened from $1.4 million to $2 million.

September 2, 2010

Duckwall-Alco Stores said late Thursday that same-store sales dipped 0.8% in August....

December 11, 2008

Duckwall-ALCO Stores reported that net loss for its third quarter was $1.7 million, which is...

August 24, 2008

Duckwall-ALCO Stores announced that Ted Beaith has joined the company as senior VP and CIO....

July 1, 2008

Duckwall-ALCO Stores has appointed Lawrence J. Zigerelli to serve as president and CEO. Zigerelli has...

May 4, 2008

Duckwall-ALCO Stores Inc. on Monday said it will cut 27 staffers at its headquarters in...

April 13, 2008

Duckwall-ALCO Stores has terminated the positions of senior VP of store operations, senior VP of...

March 12, 2008

Duckwall-ALCO Stores announced further changes to its board of directors....

February 21, 2008

Bruce Dale has resigned as president and CEO of Duckwall-ALCO Stores....

February 5, 2008

Abilene, Kan., Duckwall-ALCO...

January 23, 2008

Abilene, Kan. Duckwall-ALCO Stores has closed on a new $105 million three-year revolving credit facility...

October 7, 2007

Abilene, Kan., Duckwall-ALCO...

September 24, 2007

Abilene, Kan., Duckwall-ALCO...