As of Oct 31, 2015, the company operated a total of 1,315 stores, as follows: 598 Gymboree stores (including 550 in the US, and 48 in Canada), 175 Gymboree Outlet stores, 152 Janie and Jack shops, and 390 Crazy 8 stores in the US, as well as 720 franchised and company-operated Gymboree Play & Music centers around the world, and 90 Gymboree franchised retail stores in the Middle East, South Korea, Latin America and China.

During fiscal 2014, the company opened 49 new stores (17 Crazy 8, 13 Janie and Jack, 12 Gymboree and 7 Gymboree Outlet) and closed 46 stores (5 Crazy 8, 6 Janie and Jack, 30 Gymboree and 5 Gymboree Outlet). In fiscal 2015, the company expects to open approximately 12 new stores and close 30 to 40 stores, while international franchises are expected to add 15 to 20 new stores.

All stores are leased, typically for 10-year initial terms with termination clauses. Approximately 149, 160 and 149 store leases will come up for renewal during fiscal 2015, 2016 and 2017, respectively. Stores are primarily mall-based and average approximately 2,100 square feet of space.

Store growth-3.0%0.2%4.8%9.8%7.9%11.8%
Total gross square feet (M)2,7082,7522,7402,5872,3322,138
Total gross square feet growth-5.6%0.4%5.9%10.9%9.1%13.8%
Avg store gross sq ft2,1002,1002,1002,0002,0002,000
Avg store gross sq ft growth-2.7%0.2%1.0%1.0%1.1%1.8%