Ross Stores are an off-price department retail chain store selling seasonal name-brand apparel, accessories and footwear for women, men and children. The stores also carry home decor, pet accessories, fitness wear and sports equipment, electronic accessories and travel gear.
Ross Stores, Inc. operates as Ross Dress For Less and is headquartered in Dublin, California. As of fiscal year 2014, the company is the largest of its kind in the United States. The store is known for its discounted prices, offering 20 to 60 percent off specialty and department store pricing daily.
Ross Stores, Inc. is part of the S&P 500, Fortune 500 and Nasdaq 100, and boasts fiscal 2014 revenues of $11 billion. The stores can be found in over 1,200 locations across 33 states, the District of Columbia and Guam, as of the end of 2014. Ross also operates dd's DISCOUNTS stores in 10 states, which feature more moderately priced items, including seasonal, name-brand apparel, accessories, footwear and home fashions for the entire family, discounted 20 to 70 percent off department store regular prices every day.
The company formed The Ross Foundation as a community service program to partner with organizations to build academic achievement and life skills. The company's associates also volunteer and make charitable contributions along with the company.