Founded in 1969, Gap is one of the largest specialty retailers that operates more than 3,100 stores throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, Ireland and Japan. It specializes in apparel and footwear for men, women and children. The company s stores exclusively sell Gap-branded clothing, as well as owns Banana Republic, Old Navy and Piperlime. It provides women's fashion and casual apparel that includes shorts, camis, sweaters, slacks, skirts, capris, jeans, pants, lingerie and maternity dresses. Gap also offers men's business and leisure apparel, such as ties, shirts, shorts, pants, socks, coats, tees and polos. Its accessories list includes scarves, hats, handbags, shoes and leggings. The company also offers gift certificates of several denominations. Gap maintains a presence in Arlington, Texas.