Exited in: 2010
Body Central was a leading specialty retailer of apparel and accessories, offering distinctive merchandise to young women at exceptional values. The Company operated over 250 stores across 23 states under the Body Shop and Body Central names, with a dominant presence in the Southeast and Texas markets. The Company also offered its products nationwide through its fast growing mail-order catalog and ecommerce operations.
On October 14, 2010, Body Central completed an initial public offering on the NASDAQ (Ticker: ‘BODY’).