Whats Citi Trends?
Citi Trends Fashion for Less is a family apparel retailer with more than 200 stores in the Southeast, mid-Atlantic region and Texas. Their closest stores to Roanoke are in Lynchburg and North Carolina. What do they sell? Clothing and home decor with an urban edge. Along with popular national brands including Phat Farm, Apple Bottoms, Rocawear and Timberland, Citi Trends also offers a generous selection of private label merchandise. Is it pricey? No. Citi Trends’ prices are comparable to discount stores such as Old Navy and oftentimes cheaper. What about special sizes? Citi Trends features plus-sized women’s and big and tall men’s merchandise. What else is special about Citi Trends? According to Shopping Centers Today (the monthly publication of the International Council of Shopping Centers), the company caters to a population few major apparel chains court: black and ethnic shoppers in cities and densely populated suburbs. Though focused on this market, shoppers who aren’t the target d