consist primarily of better department stores, select specialty retailers, and upscale boutiques. As of January 31, 2015, the company’s products were sold to consumers through 926 major doors in the U.S. and Canada, as well as through its customer’s e-commerce sites. Licensing This segment includes the worldwide licensing operations of the company. It has 15 domestic and international licenses that include eyewear, watches, handbags, footwear, kids’ and infants’ apparel, outerwear, swimwear, fragrance, jewelry and other fashion accessories; and include licenses for the manufacture of GUESS? branded products in markets, which include Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, Central America, North America, and South America. Acquisitions and Alliances The company directly manages its adult and children’s apparel businesses in Europe. In 2014, the company entered into a majority-owned joint venture, which oversees the development of its retail and wholesale channels in Brazil. The company operates 4 free-standing GUESS? stores through this joint venture and are represented in 682 specialty points of sale throughout Brazil. The company has a majority-owned joint venture in Portugal with a licensee partner to further expand in this region. The company also has majority-owned joint ventures in France and the Canary Islands with licensee partners to open new free standing retail stores in these regions. It operates 13 stores in Portugal, 11 stores in France, and 10 stores in the Canary Islands through these joint ventures. The company has a majority-owned joint venture in Mexico to oversee the revitalization and expansion of the GUESS?, GUESS? Kids, and G by GUESS brands in this region. The joint venture distributes primarily through 5 major department store chains, Liverpool, El Palacio de Hierro, Gran Chapur, Cimaco and Sears, with 495 major door locations and 38 free-standing GUESS? stores. Trademarks The company owns various trademarks, including GUESS, GUESS?, GUESS U.S.A., GUESS Jeans, GUESS?
guess? inc (GES:New York)
1444 South Alameda Street
Los Angeles, CA 90021
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