12420 Stonebridge Rd
Roanoke, IN, 46783 United States
Russell 2000 (June 2015)
Vera Bradley loves women with lots of baggage. The company designs, makes, and sells quilted handbags and travel bags, as well as accessories, such as cosmetic bags, curling iron covers, and wallets. Its goods are available through 2,700 gift and specialty stores and about 100 Vera Bradley full-price stores in 25-plus US states. It also operates about 30 factory outlet shops and an online store. In addition to its core products, the company licenses its name for use on Vera Bradley-branded rugs, eyewear, stationery, and home decor items. Founded in 1982 as Vera Bradley Designs by Patricia Miller and Barbara Bradley Baekgaard to provide stylish luggage for women, the company went public in 2010.