Victoria's Secret is an American based company that operates primarily in the apparel industry and it is the country's largest retailer of lingerie. Victoria's Secret was founded in 1972 by Roy Raymond. The company has grown since then to become one of the major players in the apparel industry with over 1,000 stores owned by the company, sales volume of over $6 billion and a $1 billion operating income. Victoria's Secret offers lingerie, underwear, swimwear, women's clothing, beauty products, footwear and fragrances to customers US, Canada and UK. Victoria's Secret is based in Columbus Ohio and it is a subsidiary of Limited Brands.