Jo-Ann Stores, Inc. (Jo-Ann Stores) is a specialty retailer of fabrics and crafts. The Company's retail stores (operating as Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft stores and Jo-Ann stores) and Website (www.Joann.com) feature a range of merchandise used in sewing, crafting and home decorating projects, including fabrics, notions, crafts, frames, paper crafting material, artificial floral, home accents, finished seasonal and home decor merchandise. As of January 30, 2010, Jo-Ann Stores operated 746 stores in 48 states (518 small-format stores and 228 large-format stores). The Company's small-format stores offer a line of fabric and a range of crafts, artificial floral, finished seasonal and home decor merchandise. They average approximately 14,700 square feet. Its large-format stores offer an expanded product assortment than its small-format stores. The Company's large-format stores also offer framing and educational programs.