As of Dec 31, 2017, the company operated 724 stores in 40 states.

In fiscal 2017, the company opened 21 new stores, relocated 52 stores and closed 41 stores. During the first half of fiscal 2018, the company closed 7 net stores. The company has announced a strategy that aims to close less productive stores, or relocate them to better locations with footprints that are on average 3,000 to 5,000 sq ft larger.

The average initial term of store leases executed under the company's new real estate strategy is approximately 10 years, typically with options available for renewal.

Stores generally range from 5,000 to 30,900 square feet, and average approximately 11,500 square feet.

TTM20172016201520142013
Stores724731751769810828
Store growth-2.2%-2.7%-2.3%-5.1%-2.2%-2.8%
Total gross square feet (M)8,5438,5078,3268,3418,5938,641
Total gross square feet growth1.4%2.2%-0.2%-2.9%-0.6%-0.1%
Avg store gross sq ft11,80011,60011,10010,80010,60010,400
Avg store gross sq ft growth3.6%5.0%2.2%2.2%1.7%2.8%