Michaels is a crafts and arts retail chain and is currently operating over 1040 stores in 49 states in USS and Canada. It owns and runs the Aaron Brothers retail chain consisting of more than 140 stores. It also produces 10 exclusive private brands which include Studio Decor, Recollections, Creatology, Bead Landing, Celebrate It, Ashland, Artist’s Loft, Art Minds, Loops & Threads and Craft Smart. It headquartered in Irving Texas and is currently employing 12,500 people. Michael stores are now containing 40,000 different products with a selling space of 18,200 sq feet. It is offering a huge selection of crafts, arts, flora, framing, wall décor, scrapbooking, beads, bakeware, DIY home decorators and seasons merchandise for hobbyists. It is the largest US arts and crafs chain.