Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are, through our wholly owned subsidiaries, a leading specialty retailer of fine jewelry. At July 31, 2010, we operated 1,218 specialty retail jewelry stores and 672 kiosks located mainly in shopping malls throughout the United States of America, Canada and Puerto Rico. We were incorporated in Delaware in 1993. Our principal executive offices are located at 901 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, Texas 75038-1003. Our telephone number at that address is (972) 580-4000, and our internet address is www.zalecorp.com. During the fiscal year ended July 31, 2010, we generated $1.6 billion of revenues. We compete in the approximately $61 billion U.S. and Canadian retail jewelry industry by leveraging our established brand names, economies of scale and geographic and demographic diversity. We have significant brand name recognition as a result of each of our brands' long-standing presence in the industry and our national and regional advertising campaigns. ... More ...