Body Central Corp. is a multi-channel specialty retailer offering apparel and accessories. The Company operates specialty apparel stores under the Body Central and Body Shop banners, as well as a direct business consisting of its Body Central catalog and its e-commerce Website at www.bodycentral.com. It targets women in their late teens to mid-thirties. The Company�s stores feature an assortment of tops, dresses, bottoms, jewelry, lingerie, accessories and shoes sold under its Body Central, Sexy Stretch, and Lipstick Lingerie labels. It also sells a select assortment of branded merchandise, primarily denim, to complement its private label merchandise. The Company conducts business through two primary sales channels: retail stores and direct, which consists of the Body Central catalog and its Website, www.bodycentral.com. It has approximately 272 retail stores operating under the names Body Central and Body Shop in 28 states, located in the South, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest.