Children’s specialty apparel retailer, The Children's Place
announced that its Chief Operating Officer Eric Bauer has left the company effective June 19, 2012. He will be replaced by President and Chief Executive Officer Jane Elfers who will take the responsibility of company's supply chain, store operations, finance, information technology and real estate functions. Elfers said, "We thank Eric for his contributions and wish him well in his future endeavors."
Located in North America, The Children's Place designs, contracts to manufacture and sells fashionable, high-quality merchandise at value prices, primarily under the proprietary "The Children's Place" brand name. As of April 28, 2012, the company operated 1,062 stores and an online store.