Urban Outfitters, Inc. engages in the operation of retail clothing stores. It operates through the Retail and Wholesale segments. The Retail segment offers merchandise directly through stores, catalogues, call centers, and websites, and consists of the brands Urban Outfitters, Anthropologie, Free People, Terrain, and Bhldn. The Wholesale segment designs, develops, and distributes women's casual wear under the Free People brand. The company was founded by Richard A. Hayne and Scott A. Belair in 1970 and is headquartered at Philadelphia, PA.