As of Sep 27, 2014 the company had 272 stores in 28 states located primarily in the South, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions under the Body Central and Body Shop name.
During fiscal 2013, the company opened 22 stores and closed 4 stores. In the first nine months of fiscal 2014, the company relocated 2 stores and closed 22 stores, and plans to close an additional 6 stores during the remainder of the fiscal year.
All stores are leased, with typical initial lease terms of 6 to 10 years and early termination clauses. Stores are located principally in regional malls and lifestyle centers in small, medium and large markets, with some in outlet, lifestyle and power centers, and range in size from 3,300 to 5,200 square feet, with an average of approximately 4,300 square feet.
|Total gross square feet (M)||1,166||1,249||1,175||1,033||899||798|
|Total gross square feet growth||-5.7%||6.3%||13.7%||14.9%||12.7%||3.5%|
|Avg store gross sq ft||4,300||4,200||4,300||4,300||4,300||4,300|
|Avg store gross sq ft growth||0.8%||-0.2%||-0.7%||-0.4%||-0.3%||0.7%|