Signet Group PLC (Signet) is engaged in the retailing of jewelry, watches and associated services with branches throughout the United Kingdom and the United States. Signet also operates mall stores under a variety of regional trade names, such as JB Robinson Jewelers, Marks & Morgan Jewelers and Belden Jewelers. As of February 2, 2008, 351 regional brand stores operated in 37 states. The Company operates in two geographical segments: United States and United Kingdom. Signet’s United States operations include trade names, such as Kay Jewelers; Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry; JB Robinson Jewelers; Marks & Morgan Jewelers; Belden Jewelers; Weisfield Jewelers; Osterman Jewelers; Shaw’s Jewelers; Rogers Jewelers; LeRoy’s Jewelers; Goodman Jewelers; Friedlander’s Jewelers; Every kiss begins with Kay; Peerless Diamond, Hearts Desire; and Perfect Partner. Signet’s United Kingdom operations include trade names, such as H.Samuel, Ernest Jones, Leslie Davis, Forever Diamonds and Perfect Partner.