Pantaloons Fashion & Retail Limited is an Indian premium clothing retail chain. The first Pantaloons store was launched in Gariahat, Kolkata in 1997. With a chain of 130 fashion stores across 40 cities and towns, Pantaloons is constantly extending its footprint into the rest of modern India. It spans a retail space of 1.7 million square feet which is amongst the largest in India. According to the Brand Trust Report 2014, a study conducted by Trust Research Advisory, Pantaloons featured among 100 most trusted brands in India. Pantaloons retails approximately 200 brands which comprises a mix of private labels, licensed brands and more in apparel and accessories. Pantaloons offers a wide range of exclusive brands that cater to different occasions for men, women and kids. These include Ajile, Chalk, Akkriti, Trishaa, Rangmanch, candies, Honey, Annabelle, Richard Parker, SF Jeans, Bare Denim, Bare Leisure and JM Sports etc. Pantaloons Fashion and Retail is a subsidiary of Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd.