Profile: Foot Locker Inc (FL.N)
9 Dec 2016
Foot Locker, Inc., incorporated on April 7, 1989, is a retailer of shoes and apparel. The Company operates through two segments: Athletic Stores and Direct-to-Customers. The Company operates over 3,383 mall-based stores in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. As of January 30, 2016, the Company operated over 64 franchised stores, of which 40 were operating in the Middle East, 16 in Germany, and 8 in the Republic of Korea. It also operates approximately 10 Runners Point and Sidestep franchise stores in Switzerland..
The Company is an athletic footwear and apparel retailer, which include businesses, such as Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, SIX:02, Kids Foot Locker, Footaction, Champs Sports, Runners Point and Sidestep. Foot Locker provides products for a range of activities, including basketball, running and training. Additionally, it operates over 200 House of Hoops, primarily a shop-in-shop concept, which sells basketball-inspired footwear and apparel. Foot Locker's over 1,800 stores are located in approximately 20 countries, including the United States, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, Guam, Canada, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. The domestic stores have an average of over 2,500 selling square feet and the international stores have an average of approximately 1,500 selling square feet.
Lady Foot Locker is a United States retailer of athletic footwear, apparel and accessories for active women. Its stores include athletic footwear, apparel and accessories brands for a range of activities, including running, walking, training and fitness. Lady Foot Locker operates over 160 stores that are located in the United States and Puerto Rico. These stores have an average of approximately 1,300 selling square feet. SIX:02 operates over 30 stores in the United States and have an average of approximately 2,100 selling square feet. Kids Foot Locker is a youth athletic retailer that offers a selection of brand-name athletic footwear, apparel and accessories for young athletes. It operates over 370 stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands and Canada. These stores have an average of approximately 1,600 selling square feet. Footaction is a national athletic footwear and apparel retailer of athletic lifestyle brands for young male. It operates over 270 stores located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. The Footaction stores have an average of approximately 3,000 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. It offers over 550 stores throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands and Canada. The Champs Sports stores have an average of 3,500 selling square feet. Runners Point specializes in running footwear, apparel, and equipment for performance and lifestyle purposes. It operates over 120 stores, which are located in Germany and Austria. This banner caters to local running communities providing technical products, training tips and access to local running and group events. The Runners Point stores have an average of approximately 1,300 selling square feet. Sidestep is a sports fashion footwear banner. It operates over 80 stores that are located in Germany, Austria, the Netherlands and Switzerland. Sidestep stores have an average of approximately 900 selling square feet.
The Company's Direct-to-Customers segment is multi-branded and sells directly to customers through its Internet and mobile sites and catalogs. The Direct-to-Customers segment operates the Websites for eastbay.com, final-score.com, eastbayteamsales.com, and sp24.com. Additionally, this segment includes the Websites aligned with the brand names of its store banners, including footlocker.com, ladyfootlocker.com, six02.com kidsfootlocker.com, champssports.com, footaction.com, footlocker.ca, footlocker.eu, runnerspoint.com and sidestep-shoes.com. These sites offer online selections of shoes and apparel, while providing a link between e-commerce and store banners. Eastbay is among the direct marketers in the United States, providing high school and other athletes with a complete sports solution, including athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, team licensed and private-label merchandise for a range of sports.
Foot Locker Inc
330 W 34th St
NEW YORK NY 10001-2406