Profile: TJX Companies Inc (TJX.N)
The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX), incorporated on April 9, 1962, is an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and across the world. The Company operates through four segments: Marmaxx, HomeGoods, TJX Canada and TJX International. As of January 28, 2017, the Company had over 3,800 stores around the world.
As of January 28, 2017, the Company's T.J. Maxx and Marshalls chains in the United States were collectively an off-price retailer in the United States with a total of 2,221 stores. Both chains sell family apparel, including footwear and accessories; home fashions, including home basics, accent furniture, lamps, rugs, wall decor, decorative accessories and giftware, and other merchandise. The Company differentiates T.J. Maxx and Marshalls through a product assortment, including an assortment of jewelry and accessories and a designer section called The Runway at T.J. Maxx and a line of footwear, a men's offering and a juniors' department called The Cube at Marshall, and in-store initiatives. The segment's e-commerce Website is tjmaxx.com.
The Company's HomeGoods chain is an off-price retailer of home fashions in the United States. Through its 579 stores, HomeGoods offered an array of home fashions, including home basics, giftware, accent furniture, lamps, rugs, wall decor, seasonal items, decorative accessories from around the world and other merchandise, as of January 28, 2017.
The Company's TJX Canada segment operates the Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls chains in Canada. Winners is the off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in Canada. As of January 28, 2017, the Company operated 255 stores across Canada. HomeSense offers home fashions off-price concept in Canada. As of January 28, 2017, HomeSense had 106 stores with a merchandise mix of home fashions similar to HomeGoods. As of January 28, 2017, it operated 57 Marshalls stores in Canada.
The TJX International segment operates the T.K. Maxx and HomeSense chains in Europe. With 503 stores, T.K. Maxx operated in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as of January 28, 2017. Through its stores and its e-commerce Website for the United Kingdom, tkmaxx.com, T.K. Maxx offers a merchandise mix similar to T.J. Maxx. As of January 28, 2017, it operated 44 stores in the United Kingdom that offer a merchandise mix of home fashions similar to that of HomeGoods in the United States and HomeSense in Canada.
TJX Companies Inc
770 Cochituate Rd
FRAMINGHAM MA 01701-4666
Company Web Links
- CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-TJX among few bright spots in glum U.S. retail sector (Aug. 15)
- TJX among few bright spots in glum U.S. retail sector
- BRIEF-TJX reports Q2 earnings per share of $0.85
- Off-price retailer TJX posts better-than-expected comparable sales
- S&P 500, Dow end session flat, tech boosts Nasdaq |