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About Shoe Warehouse

At Shoe Warehouse, we believe style shouldn’t demand a huge investment of time or money. Style should be comfortable, accessible and easy to achieve. That’s why our footwear feels as good as it looks, effortlessly taking you from the boardroom to the restaurant, to the park with your family. We strive to ensure your shopping experience is easy on your wallet, and your  schedule, by delivering fashion and value to everyone in your household.

There are now more than 50 Shoe Warehouse locations across Canada.

 

About Designer Brands

Designer Brands is one of North America’s largest designers, producers and retailers of footwear and accessories.

Our primary concept, DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, offers brand name and designer dress, casual and athletic footwear and accessories. The first store opened in 1991 in Dublin, Ohio. Today, DSW operates more than 500 stores in 44 states.

The Affiliated Business Group operates nearly 290 leased departments for other retailers, such as Stein Mart, in the U.S.

Designer Brands also operates several retail concepts in Canada, including The Shoe Company and Shoe Warehouse, which provide a convenient footwear solution for the whole family, as well as DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse – nearly 150 locations in all.

In 2018, the company acquired Camuto Group, the legendary product design and brand development organization best known for the successful Vince Camuto® brand and the footwear licenses of Jessica Simpson® and Lucky Brand®. The partnership transformed Designer Brands into one of the largest footwear companies in North America with global, industry-leading capabilities in product design, development, sourcing and production.

A public company since 2005, our stock is traded on the New York City Stock Exchange as “DSW.”.

 

Community Involvement

Designer Brands supports charities that provide remarkable efforts to improve lives in our communtities. We admire the integrity and efficiency with which these charities use their resources to establish services and directly support those in need. Designer Brands has been honoured and proud to support the following charities.

• The United Way
• White Ribbon
• Eva’s Initiatives
• Yellow Brick House
• Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
• Dress for Success

In addition, Designer Brands Associates have participated in Walk a Mile in Her Shoes events in cities across Canada to raise funds for the
organizations we support. We look forward to continuing our journey of community involvement. We thank these organizations and others like
them for the value they bring to our communities. Their courage and vision is commendable, reputable and praiseworthy!