|Corporate Name||Fred's, Inc.|
|Sector||Discount & Variety Stores|
|Primary SIC Code||5331 – Variety Stores|
|Primary NAICS Code||452990 – All Other Gen. Merchandise Stores|
|Fiscal Year Ended||January 28, 2016|
Fred’s operates discount general merchandise stores which offer pharmaceuticals, household goods, apparel and linens, food and tobacco products, health and beauty aids, and paper and cleaning products principally to low, middle, and fixed-income families. As of Jan 28, 2017, Fred's operated 628 stores, in addition to 16 franchised stores in 15 Southeastern states.