Ascena Retail Group, Inc. is a specialty retailer of apparel for women and tween girls. The Company classifies its operating businesses into four segments: Premium Fashion, Value Fashion, Plus Fashion and Kids Fashion. The Company operates approximately 3,500 stores in the United States, the District of Columbia, Canada and Puerto Rico. The Premium fashion segment consists of the Ann Taylor and LOFT brands. The Value Fashion segment consists of dressbarn brand, which offers moderate-to-better quality career, special occasion and casual fashion for working women. The Plus Fashion segment consists of the Lane Bryant and Catherines brands. The Kids Fashion segment consists of the Justice brand offers fashionable apparel to girls who are aged between six to 12. Justice's merchandise mix represents a mix of apparel, accessories, footwear, intimates and lifestyle products, such as cosmetics and bedroom accessories.