Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN), a leading lifestyle specialty retail company operating under the Anthropologie, Bhldn, Free People, Terrain and Urban Outfitters brands, today announced net income of $80 million and $232 million for the three months and year ended January 31, 2015, respectively. Total Company net sales for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 increased 12% over the same quarter last year to a record $1.01 billion. Comparable Retail segment net sales, which include our comparable direct-to-consumer channel, increased 6%. Comparable Retail segment net sales increased 18% at Free People, 6% at the Anthropologie Group and 4% at Urban Outfitters. Wholesale segment net sales rose 21%. For the year ended January 31, 2015, total Company net sales increased 8% over the prior year to a record $3.3 billion. Comparable Retail segment net sales increased 2%. Wholesale segment net sales increased 27%.
For the four weeks ended Jan. 24, 2015, same store sales increased 4.8 percent over the prior-year period. January front-end same store sales increased 2.9 percent. Pharmacy same store sales, which included an approximate 114 basis points negative impact from new generic introductions, increased 5.7 percent. Prescription count at comparable stores increased 3.5 percent over the prior-year period.
Same store sales for the 47-week period ended Jan. 24, 2015 increased 4.4 percent over the prior-year period. Front-end same store sales increased 1.2 percent while pharmacy same store sales increased 5.9 percent. Prescription count at comparable stores increased 3.6 percent over the prior-year period.
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