HOTT Description — Hot Topic Inc.
Hot Topic is a mall and web-based specialty retailer of apparel, accessories, music and gift items. Co. operates under two concepts: Hot Topic and Torrid. At its Hot Topic stores and on its website hottopic.com, Co. sells licensed and non-licensed apparel, accessories and gift items. At its Torrid stores and on its website torrid.com, Co. sells merchandise that includes casual and dressy jeans and pants, fashion and novelty tops, sweaters, skirts, jackets, dresses, hosiery, shoes, intimate apparel and fashion accessories for plus-size young women. As of Jan 28 2012, Co. operated 628 and 148 primarily mall-based Hot Topic and Torrid stores, respectively, in the U.S., Puerto Rico and Canada.