FILE - In this March 8, 2012 file photo, a jogger passes by the entrance to the L.L. Bean retail store in Freeport, Maine. L.L. Bean says sales grew 5.5 percent over the past year despite a mild ... more 
FILE - In this March 8, 2012 file photo, a jogger passes by the entrance to the L.L. Bean retail store in Freeport, Maine. L.L. Bean says sales grew 5.5 percent over the past year despite a mild winter weather that hurt sales of skis, coats and other outdoor gear for which the company is known. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Robert F. Bukaty, File
Fri, Mar 9, 2012 3:59 PM EST