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The Children's Place, Inc. operates as a children's specialty apparel retailer in North America. It sells apparel, accessories, and footwear for children; and designs, contracts, manufactures, and sells merchandise under the The Children's Place, Place, and Baby Place brands. The company serves the wardrobe needs of girls and boys, baby girls and boys, and newborn. It is also engaged in international franchise business through territorial agreements with franchisees. As of February 1, 2014, the company operated 1,107 stores. In addition, it operates an online store at The company was formerly known as The Children’s Place Retail Stores, Inc. and changed its name to The Children's Place, Inc. in June 2014. The Children's Place, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is based in Secaucus, New Jersey.

4,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/20/14
Founded in 1969

children's place inc/the (PLCE) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Offi...
Total Annual Compensation: $723.1K
Chief Transformation Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $733.3K
Chief Merchandising Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $651.0K
Senior Vice President of Global Sourcing
Total Annual Compensation: $562.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

children's place inc/the (PLCE) Key Developments

The Children's Place, Inc. Appoints Susan Sobbott as Class II Director

The Children's Place, Inc. announced that it has elected Susan Sobbott to the board of directors as a class II director to serve for a three-year term expiring in 2017. Ms Sobbott currently holds the position of President of Global Corporate Payments. From 2004 to early 2014, she was President and General Manager of American Express OPEN. Since 2009, Ms Sobbott has also served as a member of the Business Operating Committee, a group of senior leaders at American Express Company working with the CEO to develop strategic direction. The addition of Ms Sobbott expands the company's Board of Directors to eight.

The Children’s Place Retail Stores, Inc. Approves Amendments to Charter

The Children’s Place Retail Stores, Inc. approved amendment to Charter to Declassify Board of Directors, amendment to Charter to Permit Shareholders to Remove Directors With or Without Cause and amendment to Charter to change the company's name at its AGM held on June 4, 2014.

Children's Place Enters into Franchise Agreement with Grupo David Enterprises

The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. has entered into a franchise agreement with Grupo David Enterprises, SA to expand its brand to Latin America and the Caribbean with the potential to open 35 to 40 stores over the next few years beginning in fall 2014.


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