Profile: Williams-Sonoma Inc (WSM.N)
23 Sep 2016
Williams-Sonoma, Inc., incorporated on March 8, 2011, is a multi-channel specialty retailer of products for the home. The Company operates retail stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, Australia and the United Kingdom. It operates through two segments: e-commerce and retail. The e-commerce segment has various merchandising strategies, such as Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, West Elm, PBteen, Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation and Mark and Graham, which sell its products through the Company's e-commerce Websites and direct-mail catalogs. The retail segment has various merchandising strategies, such as Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, West Elm and Rejuvenation, which sell its products through the Company's retail stores.
The Company franchises its brands to third parties in a number of countries in the Middle East, the Philippines and Mexico. The Company's products are also available to customers through its catalogs and online across the world. The retail channel operates approximately 618 stores comprising over 571 stores in over 43 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico, over 27 stores in Canada, 19 stores in Australia and one store in the United Kingdom.
Williams-Sonoma products include products for cooking, dining and entertaining, including cookware, tools, electrics, cutlery, tabletop and bar, outdoor, furniture and a library of cookbooks. Williams-Sonoma brand also includes Williams-Sonoma Home, a concept that offers home furnishings and decorative accessories. Pottery Barn is a multi-channel home furnishings retailer. Pottery Barn products include furniture, bedding, bathroom accessories, rugs, curtains, lighting, tabletop, outdoor and decorative accessories. Pottery Barn Kids serves as a destination for creating childhood memories by decorating nurseries, bedrooms and play spaces.
PBteen is a home concept to focus exclusively on the teen market. PBteen brand offers a line of furniture, bedding, lighting, decorative accents for teen bedrooms, dorm rooms, study spaces and lounges. Rejuvenation offers an assortment of lighting, hardware, furniture and home decor inspired by history. Mark and Graham is designed to be a destination for personalized gift buying. Mark and Graham brand's product lines include women's and men's accessories, small leather goods, jewelry, key item apparel, paper, entertaining and bar, home decor and seasonal items.
3250 van Ness Ave
SAN FRANCISCO CA 94109-1012
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