Profile: Foot Locker Inc (FL.N)
29 Aug 2014
Foot Locker, Inc., incorporated on April 7, 1989, is a global retailer of shoes and apparel, operating 3,473 primarily mall-based stores in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand as of February 1, 2014. The Company operates in two segments: Athletic Stores and Direct-to-Customers. The Athletic Stores segment is an athletic footwear and apparel retailers whose formats include Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Champs Sports, Footaction, SIX:02, as well as the retail stores of Runners Point Group, including Runners Point, Sidestep and Run2. The Direct-to-Customers segment includes Footlocker.com, Inc. and other affiliates, including Eastbay, Inc., CCS, and Tredex, which sells to customers through Internet Websites, mobile devices, and catalogs.
Foot Locker is a global athletic footwear and apparel retailer. Its stores offer the products manufactured primarily by the athletic brands. Foot Locker offers products for a variety of activities, including basketball, running and training. Additionally, the Company operates 127 House of Hoops, primarily a shop-in-shop concept, which sells basketball inspired products. Foot Locker’s 1,868 stores are located in 23 countries, including 1,044 in the United States, Puerto Rico, United States Virgin Islands, and Guam, 128 in Canada, 604 in Europe, and a combined 92 in Australia and New Zealand. The domestic stores have an average of 2,400 selling square feet and the international stores have an average of 1,500 selling square feet. Lady Foot Locker is a United States retailer of athletic footwear, apparel, and accessories for active women. Its stores carry athletic footwear and apparel brands, as well as casual wear and an assortment of apparel designed for a variety of activities, including running, walking, training, and fitness. SIX:02 is an elevated retail concept featuring brands in fitness apparel and athletic footwear for women. Lady Foot Locker and SIX:02 operate 250 and seven stores, and are located in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands. These stores have an average of 1,400 selling square feet.
The Company’s Kids Foot Locker is a children’s athletic retailer that offers a selection of brand-name athletic footwear, apparel and accessories for children. Its stores feature an environment geared to appeal to both parents and children. Its 336 stores are located in the United States, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, Europe, and Canada. These stores have an average of 1,400 selling square feet. Footaction is a national athletic footwear and apparel retailer. Its 277 stores are located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico and focus on marquee footwear and branded apparel. The Footaction stores have an average of 2,900 selling square feet. Champs Sports is a mall-based specialty athletic footwear and apparel retailers in North America. Its product categories include athletic footwear and apparel, and sport-lifestyle inspired accessories. Its 542 stores are located throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands. The Champs Sports stores have an average of 3,500 selling square feet.
The Company’s Direct-to-Customers segment is multi-branded and multi-channeled. This segment sells, through its affiliates, directly to customers through its Internet websites, mobile devices and catalogs. The Direct-to-Customers segment operates the Websites for eastbay.com, final-score.com, eastbayteamservices.com, ccs.com, as well as Websites aligned with the brand names of its store banners (footlocker.com, ladyfootlocker.com, six02.com, kidsfootlocker.com, footaction.com and champssports.com). Additionally, this segment includes Tredex, the direct-to-customer subsidiary of Runners Point Group, which operates the Websites for runnerspoint.com, sidestep-sneakers.com and sp24.com.
Eastbay is a direct marketer in the United States, providing the high school athlete with a sports solution, including athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, team licensed, and private-label merchandise for a range of sports. CCS serves the needs of the 12-24 year old seeking an authentic board lifestyle shop. CCS is anchored in skate but appealing to the surrounding board culture. The CCS format offers board lifestyle merchandise that will fit the needs of the customer all year long and stocks a selection of both core and lifestyle brands. The retail store operations of CCS are included in the Athletic Stores segment.
Foot Locker Inc
112 West 34th Street
NEW YORK NY 10120