Started in 1998, GapBody is a chain of retail stores that offers a variety of underwear, sleepwear, loungewear, and sports and active apparel for women. The chain s stores carry bras, panties, athletic socks, T-shirts, leggings, and workout pants and tops in various sizes. In addition, its stores provide a range of pure body wraps and pocket gowns. GapBody s stores offer shirts, tote bags, sweaters and swimming costumes. The chain s stores also provide several sandals from the Havaianas brand. It is a part of Gap, which is an American clothing and accessories retailer. Founded in 1969, the parent company has more than 150,000 employees and operates over 3,100 stores worldwide.