Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$906.3-10.7%
StoresAvg sales per square foot
1,374$145
Avg store gross sq ftTotal employment
4,50010,200
Corporate NameThe Cato Corporation
SectorApparel Stores
HeadquartersCharlotte, NC
Primary SIC Code5621 – Women’s Clothing Stores
Primary NAICS Code448120 – Women’s Clothing Stores
Fiscal Year EndedJanuary 28, 2017

Cato is a specialty retailer offering value-priced women’s apparel principally in the Southeastern United States under the names 'Cato,' 'Cato Fashions,' 'Cato Plus,' 'It’s Fashion,' 'It’s Fashion Metro' and 'Versona Accessories'. As of Apr 29, 2017, the company operated 1,374 stores in 33 states.