The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. is a department store operators in the United States, offering an assortment of apparel and accessories for women, men and children. The Company�s merchandise offerings also include cosmetics, home furnishings and other goods. The Company operates in two segments: Stores and eCommerce (its Internet websites). As of February 2, 2013, it operated 272 stores in 24 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Boston Store, Carson Pirie Scott, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers nameplates and, in the Detroit, Michigan area, under the Parisian nameplate, encompassing a total of approximately 25 million square feet. The Company's private brand portfolio includes brands, such as Laura Ashley, Ruff Hewn, Relativity, Studio Works, Breckenridge, Living Quarters, Paradise Collections, Kenneth Roberts, Cuddle Bear, John Bartlett and Mambo.