Destination Maternity

Destination Maternity

Destination Maternity, the world’s largest designer and retailer of maternity apparel, is based out of Moorestown, New Jersey. There are currently more than 1,000 retail locations around North America that cater to the needs of expecting  mothers worldwide. Many soon-to-be mothers have a hard time finding clothes that will but the chain does a great job not only providing clothes that will fit, but also providing stylish options as well.

Hours and Locations

Many of the Destination Maternity locations open at 10:00am and close at 9:00pm Monday through Saturday. Sunday hours are typically shortened and  usually run from 11:00am to 6:00pm. Even though most of the retail sites operate by the same hours it is always best to research the closest location to you before leaving. It’s also a good idea to keep in mind regular operating hours may change during  holidays like New Year's day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Good Friday and Black Friday. is often used by people who are trying to find out if “there is a Destination Maternity near me, that’s open today”.

Our retail locator will help you find both the location and hours of operation of any store. With over 1,000  locations spread throughout the country, it is easy for expecting mothers to find a nearby store for any shopping needs. This is especially true if you find yourself in either California, Florida, or Texas as each has a high number of chains in the state.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Destination Maternity

Destination Maternity has become the place to shop for expecting mothers who want to remain fashionable. The company has worked to develop styles and clothing options that will allow these ladies to still beautiful and comfortable no matter when their baby is due. Even with all the support there is still several little known facts about the retailer. Take a look below to find out 5 little known facts about the shop:

  1. Stores offer $1 red bracelets to benefit the March of Dimes.
  2. The retail giant opened its 1,000th store this year.
  3. A partnership was formed with the NFL to offer NFL football maternity t-shirts.
  4. They also struck a partnership with the MLB to use their logos on maternity wear as well.
  5. There have had partnerships and collaborations with Disney, Heidi Klum, Jessica Simpson, and Nicole Richie.

Products & Services

Destination Maternity is the go to clothing retailer for expecting mothers. Combining the need for trendy clothing and clothing that fits comfortable while pregnant is an art very few have mastered. The retail chain however stands out with its three brands, Motherhood Maternity, A Pea in the Pod, and Destination Maternity. The Motherhood Maternity brand serves mid-priced maternity apparel in locations such as regional malls, strip and power centers and central business districts. A Pea in the Pod is more targeted to the higher end as there are an assortment of designer label maternity pieces with stores located in regional malls and lifestyle pieces.

A Brief History

Destination Maternity was founded in 1982 by Rebecca Matthias under the name Mothers Work. 7 years after its foundation the brand opened its first store in 1989 in Boston. Quickly customers began pouring into the store and operations began to expand as more than 40 stores opened over the course of the next 12 months. It wasn’t until 1997 when the retailer opened its e-commerce marketplace that the brand became a global phenomenon. Mothers-to-be everywhere wanted the trendy clothing they saw in catalogs and on commercials and advertisement. Other retailers took notice as well, as the Kohl’s department store struck a deal to exclusively carry the Oh Baby line of the company. In 2008 the company changed its name officially to Destination Maternity.

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