Tommy Hilfiger is the world's leading designer brand that offers casual clothing and accessories for men, women and kids, as well as fragrances, swimwear, eyewear, watches, home furnishings, and luggage. The brand caters to the fashion needs of young people in their twenties and denim oriented consumers who appreciate classic American cool style, featuring preppy with a twist designs. Founded in 1985 by Tommy Hilfiger who remains the company's Principal Designer and is in charge of the design process, the brand delivers premium styles of the highest quality to consumers worldwide under the Tommy Hilfiger and Hilfiger Denim brands. The latest collection is inspired by American classics blended with a modern edge and fresh spirit. Today Tommy Hilfiger products are distributed in over 90 countries and more than 1,400 retail stores throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific region. In 2013 global retail sales of the Tommy Hilfiger brand were $6.4 billion.