March 15 (Reuters) - Macellum Capital Management:
* Macellum Capital Management says comments on settlement discussions with Citi Trends
* Macellum Capital - "Citi Trends board refused to commit to appointment of any new directors to board, including Macellum's nominees"
* Macellum Capital Management - Citi Trends "demanded that Macellum agree to a non-market, two year standstill"
* Macellum Capital - "Macellum was willing to agree to a two year standstill if board would commit to achievement of meaningful performance targets" Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: