The Gap, Inc. (Gap Inc.) is a global apparel retail company. The Company offers apparel, accessories, and personal care products for men, women and children under the Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Piperlime, Athleta, and Intermix brands. The Company�s portfolio of brands is distributed across multiple channels and geographies in the global retail marketplace. The Company operates in the specialty, outlet, online, and franchise channels. Gap Inc. has Company-operated stores in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Ireland, Japan, Italy, China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. The Company has franchise agreements with unaffiliated franchisees to operate Gap, Banana Republic, and Old Navy stores around the world. The Company has 375 franchise store base in 41 countries. The Company�s products are also available to customers online through Company-owned websites and through the use of third parties that provide logistics and fulfillment services.