Tiffany & Company is an American multinational luxury jewelry and specialty retailer headquartered in New York City, United States. Tiffany designs, manufactures, and sells jewelry, watches, and crystal glassware. It also sells other timepieces, sterling silverware, china, stationery, fragrances, and accessories. Tiffany sells its goods exclusively through 275 Tiffany & Co. stores and boutiques worldwide, its website, direct-mail, corporate merchandising, business-to-business accounts, and catalogs. Tiffany & Company was founded by Charles Lewis Tiffany and John B. Young in 1837 as a stationery and fancy goods emporium in New York.