Founded in 1903, Gordon Brothers Group is a provider of global advisory, operating and financial services. The company deals in the acquisition, investment and lending of commercial and industrial assets. It sells more than $10 billion worth of assets. Gordon Brothers Group provides private equity capital and debt financing for consumer goods companies. The company, through a network of more than 80 retailers, sells a variety of merchandise, such as apparel, furniture, footwear, jewelry and sporting goods. It is affiliated with GB Merchant Partners, which is an investment management company. Gordon Brothers Group owns and operates over 1,000 stores throughout North America. The company focuses on middle market transaction opportunities and operates across a range of product sectors, including houseware, electronic and pottery. In addition, it deals in the purchase and license of various brands.