Soft Goods and Fashion Retailers

Bed Bath & Beyondhttp://www.bedbathandbeyond.comBed Bath & BeyondBed Bath & Beyond
Founded in 1971, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. and subsidiaries is a chain of retail stores operating under the names Bed Bath & Beyond in the United States and Canada, as well as, Christmas Tree Shops, Harmon, Harmon Face Values and buybuy BABY in the United States. Through a joint venture, the Company also operates retail stores in Mexico under the name “Home & More”. The Company sells a wide assortment of merchandise principally including domestics merchandise and home furnishings as well as food, giftware, health and beauty care items and infant and toddler merchandise. The Company’s over 1,000 stores principally range in size from 20,000 to 50,000 square feet, with some stores exceeding 80,000 square feet.

Based in Menomonee Falls, Wis., Kohl’s is a family-focused, value-oriented specialty department store offering moderately priced, exclusive and national brand apparel, shoes, accessories, beauty and home products in an exciting shopping environment. With a commitment to environmental leadership, Kohl’s operates 1,127 stores in 49 states.

JC Penneyhttp://www.jcpenney.comJC PenneyJC Penney
JCPenney, one of America’s leading retailers, operates over 1,100 department stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. Serving more than half of America’s families each year, JCPenney offers a wide array of private, exclusive and national brands which reflect the Company’s vision to be America’s shopping destination for discovering great styles at compelling prices.

Chico’s FAS. is a specialty retailer of private branded, sophisticated, casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, complementary accessories, and other non-clothing gift items. The Company operates over 1,074 specialty stores, including stores in 48 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico operating under the Chico’s, White House | Black Market and Soma Intimates names. Chico’s brand currently operates 651 boutiques, 347 White House | Black Market boutiques, and 76 Soma Intimates boutiques.

The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. The Company operates 971 T.J. Maxx, 880 Marshalls, and 369 HomeGoods stores in the United States, 213 Winners, 85 HomeSense, 6 Marshalls, and 3 STYLESENSE stores in Canada, and 323 T.K. Maxx and 24 HomeSense stores in Europe. Their core target customer is a middle- to upper-middle-income shopper, who is fashion and value conscious and fits the same profile as a department store shopper.