April 17, 2014 1:46 AM ET

Textiles, Apparel and Luxury Goods

Company Overview of Jockey International, Inc.

Company Overview

Jockey International, Inc. manufactures and supplies apparel products for men, women, and kids. The company provides underwear, T-shirts, sportswear, long underwear, sleep and lounge wear, socks, pajamas, bikinis, boxer briefs, thongs, trunks, camisoles, bras, tops, bottoms, tanks, socks, hosiery, activewear, and shapewear. It markets and sells products through its stores; and department and specialty stores in the United States and internationally, as well as online. Jockey International, Inc. was formerly known as Jockey Menswear, Inc. and changed its name to Jockey International, Inc. in 1972. The company was founded in 1876 and is based in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

2300 60th Street

Kenosha, WI 53141-1417

United States

Founded in 1876

Phone:

262-658-8111

Fax:

262-658-1812

Key Executives for Jockey International, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 56
President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 58
Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President of Design Research & Development
Director of Communications and Citizenship
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Jockey International, Inc. Key Developments

Jockey International, Inc. Announces Licensing Partnership with Intradeco for New Men's Sleepwear Collection

Jockey International, Inc. announced a licensing partnership with Intradeco. Jockey is partnering with Intradeco for their expertise in sleepwear and thermals to launch a new Men's Sleepwear Collection. Jockey will also license to Intradeco men's and women's thermals and baselayer. This is the first partnership between the two companies. The Jockey Men's Sleepwear Collection will feature classic styles including robes, sleepwear pants and gift sets; in fabrications such as flannel, jersey knit and waffle. Styles will be available wherever Jockey products are sold. The Jockey men's sleepwear collection will launch in fall 2014.

Jockey International, Inc. Reinvents Bra

Jockey International, Inc. announced that women often complain about their bras - poor fit, underwire problems, inconsistent sizing, and discontinued styles. The company has the solution to these problems. The newest JOCKEY(R) bra features volumetric sizing, replaces underwires with a 3-D Contour support and guarantees consistent sizing in styles that will not be discontinued. Designed by women, for women, JOCKEY bra's patented Volumetric Fit System replaces the 80-year-old alphanumeric sizing format. This revolutionary fit system measures both the volume of a woman's breast, as well as her under-bust measurement, resulting in the closest thing to a custom-made bra. Jockey conducted eight years of research and development, including the 3-D scanning of more than 800 female bodies, to design JOCKEY bra, and now women have a bra that they will enjoy wearing every day. Would Customer measure water in a pitcher with a tape measure? No. So why would Customer measure a woman's breast with a flat measuring tool? With its revolutionary new Volumetric Fit System, JOCKEY bra invites women to order a JOCKEY bra Fit Kit to measure the volume of their breast via a unique cup system to find their perfect fit. The Fit Kit includes 10 volumetric fit cup sizes and a color-coded measuring band to measure the body's under-bust measurement. The JOCKEY bra's new fit system will help women find their perfect fit no matter what style. The JOCKEY bra features 55 sizes with a unique and patented 3-D Contour support, which replaces old-fashioned and often uncomfortable underwire. This new armature supports, cups and shapes the breast without any poking, giving women a comfortable fit. Once women determine their size, they can select from five bra style options, including Classic Contour, Tailored Contour, Double-Lined Contour, Classic-Soft Cup and Double-Lined Soft Cup. They will then choose from three colors: black, nude and white. Each bra retails at $60. Jockey offers a "Love at First Fit, Guaranteed" promise or Customer money back. And unlike other bras, Jockey will not discontinue any style, so a favorite bra will always be available.

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