ANN INC., the parent Company of two leading women's apparel brands, Ann Taylor and LOFT, and its newest brand Lou & Grey, is a specialty retailer for fashionable women's clothing. We serve clients throughout the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico, and our product is also available online in more than 100 countries worldwide through our websites, anntaylor.com and LOFT.com. Throughout our sixty-year heritage we have been a leading destination for quality work-wear, separates, dresses, shoes and accessories with a feminine, polished approach to updated classic style. The Company meets the needs of the modern woman's busy lifestyle by providing a full range of career, casual and occasion offerings. We plan collections with versatile styles that coordinate not only from head-to-toe, but also from season-to-season, so that our client can build a full wardrobe suitable to her needs from our collections. Our dedication to helping her be at her best has led to an exceptional level of enduring client loyalty.
Our Ann Taylor and LOFT brands are marketed in 1,030 stores in 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Canada through our Ann Taylor, LOFT, Ann Taylor Factory, LOFT Outlet stores and Lou & Grey stores, and are also available in more than 100 countries worldwide online at www.anntaylor.com and www.loft.com.
Ann Taylor, through its 245 store locations and online, competes in the "better" priced category, and caters to the aspirational career woman, who needs modern, fashion conscious attire for her professional life and special events, and prefers stylish, coordinated looks for her leisure activities.
LOFT, through its 537 store locations and online, competes in the "upper moderate" priced category. LOFT collections are designed for the value conscious women with a more relaxed lifestyle both at work and at home.
Ann Taylor Factory and LOFT Outlet stores, with 243 store locations, are shopping destination in their own right, with clothing merchandise specifically designed and made to carry the Ann Taylor Factory and LOFT Outlet label.
Information current as of January 31, 2015