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Chico's FAS, Inc. is a cultivator of brands serving the lifestyle needs of fashion-savvy women 30 years and older. Our brand portfolio currently consists of three brands: Chico's, White House Black Market and Soma. Our brands are all specialty retailers of private label women's apparel, accessories and related products. Currently, we operate ​over ​1,450 boutiques and outlets throughout the U.S. and Canada,​ and sell merchandise through franchise locations in Mexico.​ ​Our merchandise is also available online.

Our Brands

Chicos Logo

Celebrating fun, fabulous, and fearlessly stylish women

Chico’s was founded in 1983 as a small boutique selling Mexican folk art on Sanibel Island, Florida.

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White House Black Market Logo

The art of polished style

White House Black Market began as two small Baltimore, Maryland boutiques—The White House, opened in 1985 and Black Market, opened in 1995.

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Soma Logo

Soma is so much more than sexy

Soma was born in 2004 for the woman who refuses to compromise — who wants pretty and practical, soft and supportive.

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Investor Contact

  • Julie F. Lorigan

  • Vice President – Investor Relations, Public Relations, and Corporate Communications
  • julie.lorigan@chicos.com