GREEN BAY, Wis., Sept. 18 Shopko is expanding itsofferings in Women's apparel to include national brands that meet thelifestyle needs of its female customer. Shopko successfully launched nationalJuniors and Young Men's brands for the back-to-school season. Now, its mom'sturn to discover fashion, quality, and value at this convenience-orientedstore.
Beginning in September, Shopko will carry Sag Harbor, Gloria Vanderbilt,Norton McNaughton, and Briggs New York. These new brands offer a selection ofcurrent styles and silhouettes that fit her everyday life and complement herpersonal style. From an updated classic look to the latest trend -- whether anoutfit for the workplace or a day off -- Shopko now offers wardrobe solutionsfor every lifestyle.
The Sag Harbor brand is synonymous with the updated classic look offeringversatile pieces appropriate for the workplace or an afternoon of shopping.Gloria Vanderbilt merges designer style with affordability to provide greatfitting denim and casual pants with built-in slimming solutions for a flawlesslook. Norton McNaughton provides a comfortable updated career look with allthe latest details, including rich fabrics, novelty trims, and fluidsilhouettes. Also launching this fall is Briggs New York, the brand known forits classic yet comfortable tailored slacks.
In addition, Shopko is adding national brands to its Accessories area withSag Harbor handbags and a collection of fashion jewelry by Nine & Co., adivision of Nine West. Sag Harbor handbags interpret popular trends withfashion details, quality hardware, and quality materials while offeringexceptional value. Tailored earrings, bracelets, and necklaces by Nine & Co.provide the perfect finish to everything from career to casual looks.
"Our customers have told us they want more fashionable and relevantclothing, and we are excited to bring these national brands to the Shopkocustomer," said Jill Soltau, Shopko Senior Vice President, General MerchandiseManager of Apparel and Accessories. "We will continue to respond to the needsof our customers, building on Shopko's commitment to deliver great merchandiseand value."
Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC is an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners,Inc., a leading private investment firm focused on leverage buyouts, equity,debt, and other investments in market-leading companies that can benefit fromits in-house operating professionals and experience. Shopko is a $2.2 billionretailer of quality goods and services headquartered in Green Bay, Wis., withstores located in 13 states throughout the Midwest, Mountain and PacificNorthwest regions. Retail formats include 133 Shopko stores, providing qualityname-brand merchandise, great values, pharmacy and optical services in smallto mid-sized cities and 5 Shopko Express Rx stores, a convenient neighborhooddrugstore concept. For more information, please visit http://www.shopko.com.
SOURCE Shopko Stores Operating Co., LLC