Started in 1962 by model Marie St. John, St. John Knit has become one of the most respected women’s apparel companies in the world. Operating out of the original manufacturing facility in Irvine, CA, St. John creates high-end, American-made fashions.
The brand has is sold in specialty stores in 29 countries and 31 company-owned retail boutiques in the United States. The company has an estimated 1,300 employees and 2010 sales of $325 million.
Affiliates of America’s Best Cleaners gained a wealth of knowledge from the private tour afforded them – watching first-hand the construction of St John Knits’ garments from start to finish.