The Warnaco Group, Inc.
Warnaco Group, Inc. designs, sources, markets, licenses and distributes a broad line intimate apparel, sportswear and swimwear worldwide. The company's products are sold under several brands including Calvin Klein, Speedo, Chaps, Wamer and Olga. The company operates through three segments: Sportswear Group, Intimate Apparel Group and Swimwear Group. The Sportswear Group segment designs, sources and markets moderate to premium priced men's, women's and children's jeans wear, sportswear and accessories. The Intimate Apparel Group segment designs, sources and markets upper moderate to premium priced intimate apparel and other products for women and better to premium priced men's underwear and loungewear. The Swimwear Group segment designs, sources and markets moderate to premium priced swimwear, swim accessories and related products and sub-licenses the Speedo label to suppliers of apparel and other products in widely diversified channels of distribution. Its products are distributed domestically and internationally, primarily to wholesale customers through various distribution channels, including department stores, independent retailers, chain stores, membership clubs, specialty, off-price and other stores, mass merchandisers and the Internet. The company also distributes its branded products through dedicated retail stores. The company was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in New York, NY.