New York, NY 10018
CEO: William McComb
Liz Claiborne, Inc. designs and markets a global portfolio of retail-based clothing brands including Juicy Couture, kate spade, Lucky Brand and Mexx.
The Company also has a group of department store-based brands with strong consumer franchises including the Monet family of brands, Kensie, Kensiegirl, Mac & Jac, and the licensed DKNY Jeans and DKNY Active brands. The Liz Claiborne and Claiborne brands are available at JCPenney and the Liz Claiborne New York brand designed by Isaac Mizrahi is available at QVC.
In October, the company agreed to sell Liz Claiborne and Monet brands to J. C. Penney Company for $280 million. It will also sell the Dana Buchman brand to Kohl's and the Kensie brand to Bluestar Alliance for a total of $40 million. The company said it plans to change its name in the future now that Liz Claiborne has been sold and will focus on Juicy Couture, Lucky Brand and kate spade.
Liz Claiborne Inc. was founded in 1976
by original partners Liz Claiborne, Art Ortenberg, Leonard Boxer
and Jerome Chazen.
The company closed all 87 of its Liz Claiborne outlet stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico in 2011. The move to close stores was made after the company signed deals to market its clothing in JCPenney stores and on the QVC cable channel.
In 2010, Liz Claiborne reported total sales of $2.5 billion and net loss of $252.3 million.
Benefits for employees, their families
and partners include Medical, Dental and Vision coverage, a generous
Paid Time Off policy, a 401(k) Savings Plan and Profit Sharing,
Educational Assistance, Short and Long Term Disability, Life
Insurance and Adoption Assistance Reimbursement.
Other benefits inlcude summer hours, an
employee discount on product purchases, casual dress, on-site
health services, matching gifts program and more.
Liz associates working in our New York
City offices may take advantage of discounted gym memberships,
while associates working in North Bergen, NJ offices have the
luxury of an on-site fitness center and two cafeterias. There
is also an inter-office shuttle provided between the company's
New York City and North Bergen, NJ offices.