Who we are

Destination Maternity Corporation is the world’s leading maternity apparel retailer. Formerly known as Mothers Work, Inc., Destination Maternity Corporation is a publicly traded company (Nasdaq: DEST) with over $500 million in annual sales.

Our headquarters

Our home office is located in Moorestown, New Jersey.

Our distribution center is located in Burlington, New Jersey.

Key dates

1982
Rebecca Matthias founds Mothers Work
1989
First Mothers Work store opens in Boston
1990
Mothers Work operates 40 stores, 26 company owned and 14 franchises.
1992
Mothers Work goes public and enters the stock market
1995
A Pea in the Pod brand
1996
Motherhood Maternity brand
1997
Mothers Work enters the e-commerce marketplace
2004
Edamame maternity spa opens in Charlotte, NC
2005
Oh Baby by Motherhood exclusively for Kohl's stores
2006
Flagship store opened on Madison Avenue in NYC
2007
Exclusive, seamless Secret Fit Belly is introduced and patented.
2008
Mothers Work changes its name to Destination Maternity
2008
Two Hearts by Destination Maternity exclusively for Sears stores
2009
Destination Maternity stores franchised overseas.
2010
Nicole Richie is the first celebrity to partner with Destination Maternity to design her collection.
2011
Heidi Klum partners with Destination Maternity on two maternity collections.
2011
Rosie Pope partners with Destination Maternity.
2012
Destination Maternity partners with Buy Buy Baby
2012
Jessica Simpson partners with Destination Maternity
2013
Destination Maternity prototype stores open in Paramus & Virginia Beach.
2014
Wendy Bellisimo partners with Destination Maternity.
2015
Moved to corporate headquarters in Moorestown, NJ
2015
Opened a 406,000 sq ft. distribution center in Florence, NJ