Latest Gap Inc. Stories

2014-08-12 08:33:52

Engaging parents and celebrating their one-of-a-kind children with new social channels and program NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gap is encouraging moms and dads around the world to share their experiences of parenthood and celebrate 'kids being kids' through social media. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135128 Today Gap is launching the inaugural GapKids Class of 2014, a contest inviting parents to submit photos of their kids for the chance to be featured in...

2014-06-19 12:26:47

LONDON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Children's Wear Market 2014-2018 http://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/clothing/children/global_childrens_wear_market_2014_2018.html TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Children's Wear market to grow at a CAGR of 5.36 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing consumer spending on children's wear....

2014-05-14 16:34:03

Public/Private collaboration aims to strengthen defenses against cyber attacks and protect customers ARLINGTON, Va., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), along with several of America's most recognized retail brands, launched the Retail Cyber Intelligence Sharing Center (R-CISC). The R-CISC is an independent organization, the centerpiece of which is a Retail Information Sharing and Analysis Center (Retail-ISAC). Among those companies...

2014-03-05 12:23:55

NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On International Women's Day, March 8(th), Gap is introducing "One Stitch Closer," a new program that extends Gap's long-standing commitment of supporting women. At the center of the program is Gap Inc.'s P.A.C.E. (Personal Advancement & Career Enhancement) program, which will expand to provide education and training to even more of the women who make the company's clothes. One Stitch Closer will share the stories, ideas, accomplishments and...

2014-02-18 08:35:48

Brings to Life Relaxed and Authentic Spring Collection NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching today, "Lived-In," Gap's global marketing campaign celebrates an authentic attitude, also captured in the brand's spring product collection featuring a modern and youthful interpretation of classic, casual styles. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140218/LA66817-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140218/LA66817-b) For years, Gap has shared its belief...

2013-10-18 23:24:45

Cumberland Academy of Georgia, Atlanta’s special needs school for high functioning Autism, Asperger’s, ADD, ADHD and other learning disorders, partnered with Gap Inc. to give students a retail vocational experience. Students worked for a day as a Gap employee. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Cumberland Academy of Georgia, a high school for learning disabilities, is a SACS CASI accredited, non-profit independent school dedicated to educating students with special needs. In...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.