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Express, Inc. is an American fashion retailer that caters mainly to young men and women. The company is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Express operated 635 stores in the United States and Puerto Rico in 2017. As of February 1, 2020, there were 607 stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama, El Salvador and Guatemala. Brands Limited, in 1980, opened its first Express store, as a clothier women's "Express Limited" in Chicago Water Tower Place. Former CEO Michael Weiss joined the brand in 1981 when the test expanded to eight stores. By 1986, Express had 250 stores and began testing the sale of men's merchandise in 16 stores the following year. The men's fashion line was woven into its own brand, Structure, in 1989. in 2001, Express became a dual-sex brand with the reintegration of its structure stores as "Men Express". Double sex express stores began opening the following year. The clothing brand was sold with structure to Sears on November 2003.In, 2019, express announced the UpWest spin-off, a DTC style brand geared towards health, wellness and sustainability. With the launch of UpWest as its charitable arm came, the UpWest Foundation, which will donate 1% of total sales up to $1 million toward American Mental Health, And Random American Freedom Business.