THE GAP, INC.
The Gap, Inc. (Gap) is a specialty retailer engaged in selling clothing, accessories and personal care products. The product line of the company includes casual apparel like denim, khakis and T-shirts; accessories, footwear, personal care products and fashion apparels. The company sells its products through its retail stores, internet and catalog store. The stores of the company operate under the banners Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic. The company is also engaged in wholesale and franchisee businesses. Gap operates 3,149 stores in the US, Canada, France, Ireland, Japan and the UK. Gap is headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States.The company reported revenues of (U.S. Dollars) USD 14,526.00 million during the fiscal year ended 2009, a decrease of 7.85% from 2008. The operating profit of the company was USD 1,584.00 million during the fiscal year 2009, an increase of 12.66% over 2008. The net profit of the company was USD 967.00 million during the fiscal year 2009, an increase of 16.09% over 2008.