The Gymboree Corporation
The Gymboree Corporation is a specialty retailer operating stores selling high-quality apparel and accessories for children under the Gymboree, Gymboree Outlet, Janie and Jack, and Crazy 8 brands, as well as play programs for children under the Gymboree Play and Music brand, and women’s clothing and accessories under the Shade brand.
The Gymboree Corporation's history begins with the founding of Gymboree Play & Music in 1976, making it one of the oldest companies in its field. The appeal of the Gymboree brand was so broad that in 1986 Gymboree entered the apparel business—designing, manufacturing and retailing unique, high-quality merchandise for children.
Today The Gymboree Corporation's brands include Gymboree Play & Music®, Gymboree® retail stores, Gymboree® Outlet stores, Janie and Jack® shops and Crazy 8® stores and ShadeClothing.com.
Gymboree Play & Music Programs
Gymboree Play & Music offers children ages newborn to 5 years the opportunity to explore, learn and play in an innovative parent-child program. Gymboree Play and Music offers an array of classes developed by early childhood experts, as well as birthday parties and developmental toys, books and music. Gymboree Play & Music classes are available through more than 712 franchised and company-operated centers in the United States, Canada and 40 other countries.
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Gymboree Retail Stores
Gymboree has been dressing children since 1986. The brand's fashionable clothing and accessories are created to celebrate kids being kids in unique head-to-toe looks. Available in sizes newborn to 12 years, Gymboree clothing is designed with colorful, high-quality fabrics and detailed touches throughout. Gymboree currently operates 631 stores in the U.S. and Canada and we continue to expand internationally. You can also visit us anytime from everywhere at www.gymboree.com.
Gymboree Outlet Stores
Gymboree Outlet offers what our customers know and love about us: unique style and lasting quality—at outlet prices. There are approximately 160 Gymboree Outlet stores open at premier locations nationwide.
Janie and Jack Retail Shops
Janie and Jack shops offer classic children’s clothing rich in fabric, design and detail for girls and boys up to size 12 online, and up to size 6 in shops. Heirloom-quality looks feature finely-crafted details such as hand-embroidery, hand-smocking and special prints. Janie and Jack has an online shop at www.janieandjack.com and approximately 133 shops throughout the United States.
Crazy 8 Retail Stores
Crazy 8 offers great kids’ fashion at crazy low prices in sizes ranging from newborn to 14. The Company opened its first Crazy 8 store in August 2007 and currently operates 332 Crazy 8 and Crazy 8 Outlet stores. There is also an online store at www.crazy8.com.
Shade Online Retail Store
Shade, The Gymboree Corporation's women’s brand, offers effortless, stylish and fresh everyday clothing designed to fit a women’s life, as well as maternity styles. The Company opened its online store in February 2011 and currently operates www.shadeclothing.com.