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The Buckle, Inc. Reports February 2008 Net Sales and Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call

KEARNEY, Neb., March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE:BKE) announced today that comparable store net sales, for stores open at least one year, for the 4-week period ended March 1, 2008, increased 24.3 percent from comparable store net sales for the 4-week period ended March 3, 2007. Net sales for the fiscal month ended March 1, 2008 increased 31.6 percent to $49.6 million from net sales of $37.7 million for the prior year fiscal month ended March 3, 2007.

The Buckle, Inc. will report fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2007 earnings the morning of Tuesday, March 11, 2008. Management will hold a conference call at 9:30 a.m. EDT on March 11, 2008, to discuss fourth quarter results. To participate in the call, please call (866) 812-0403 and reference the conference code 914338.

A replay of the call will be available for a two-week period beginning March 11, 2008, at 11:30 a.m. EDT by calling (800) 475-6701 and entering the conference code 914338.

About Buckle

Offering a unique mix of high-quality, on-trend apparel, accessories, and footwear, Buckle caters to fashion-conscious young men and women. Known as a denim destination, each store carries a wide selection of fits, styles, and finishes from leading denim brands, including the Company's exclusive brand, BKE. Headquartered in Kearney, Nebraska, Buckle recently opened one store in Highland Village, Texas and currently operates 369 retail stores in 38 states compared to 350 stores in 38 states as of March 6, 2007. To listen to the Company's recorded monthly sales commentary, please call (308) 238-2500.

SAFE HARBOR STATEMENT UNDER THE PRIVATE SECURITIES LITIGATION REFORM ACT OF 1995; All forward-looking statements made by the Company involve material risks and uncertainties and are subject to change based on factors which may be beyond the Company's control. Accordingly, the Company's future performance and financial results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in any such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to, those described in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that any projected results expressed or implied therein will not be realized.

      News releases and other information about The Buckle, Inc., can be
                found on the Internet at http://www.buckle.com

     Contact:  Karen B. Rhoads, Chief Financial Officer
               The Buckle, Inc.
               308/236-8491

Source: The Buckle, Inc.

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