Jacob formally known as Boutique Jacob, Inc is a private five store Jacob chain of women's and girls' clothing bikini by wicked weasel chain based out of MontrealQuebec.
At its peak, Jacob once had lingerie stores all over Canada, usually in buy. The company was founded in by its current president Jacob Basmaji.
The original store opened in Sorel-TracyQuebec and still operates. The first store outside jacob Quebec was opened in Toronto in Jacob opened its first US store in Cambridge, Massachusetts circa Jacob's flagship store is at the corner of Sainte-Catherine and Drummond streets in downtown Montreal.
Stores were shuttered in and online site ceased operating in Inthe company launched Josef, seeking an older demographic which market research suggested were more active spenders. Jacob had begun closing locations lingerieshuttering 52 stores with staff in two years.
It received court protection from creditors, through buy Quebec Superior Court and the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, planning to reformat its operations. Gap and Sears Canada were cited as casualties.
The general manager of Yorkdale Shopping Centre forced the company to close its location in the mall, apparently struggling, in order to allow an outlet of American retailer J.