Category: Shoe Store

You can now buy shoes from DSW while grocery shopping at some Hy-Vee locations

Shoe retailer DSW, which has more than 500 stores nationwide, is opening 1,200 square foot mini shops inside the regional grocery store chain.

The first two DSW shops opened this month in Minneapolis. A total of six are expected to launch in the city by the end of September, with plans to roll out dozens more in 2021, DSW owner Designer Brands said Monday. The company first announced the partnership in April.

It’s the latest example of retailers adding locations in or near grocery stores to reach consumers where they are shopping the most. Last year, Kohl’s piloted an Aldi
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Supermarket Chain, DSW Team Up : NPR

A shopper enters a DSW store in New York City. DSW is partnering with Hy-Vee, a Midwest supermarket chain, to offer shoes in grocery stores.

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A shopper enters a DSW store in New York City. DSW is partnering with Hy-Vee, a Midwest supermarket chain, to offer shoes in grocery stores.

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Sure, you go to the grocery store for milk, bread, frozen foods and chips. But how about shopping for the latest shoe fashions while you’re at it?

Hy-Vee, a Midwestern supermarket

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DSW is opening shoe stores inside supermarkets

Milk, eggs, chicken breasts — and a pair of Vince Camuto ankle boots?

Footwear retailer DSW just opened a pair of 1,200-square-foot shoe shops inside two supermarkets in Minneapolis — each of them located at the front of the store, with as many as 3,000 pairs of shoes to choose from.

Customers can either pay for their shoes in the checkout lane at Hy-Vee, a regional grocery chain in the Midwest, or separately inside the DSW mini shop. Some Hy-Vee locations will also will have DSW pickup lockers, allowing customers to order from dsw.com and have their order shipped directly

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Pandemic plays role in closure of Downtown De Pere shoe store | WFRV Local 5

DE PERE, Wis. (WFRV) A longtime shoe store in downtown De Pere is shutting its doors after decades of doing business. The pandemic forced its owner to make the tough decision to close-up shop.

At Klika Shoes in De Pere, a going-out-of-business sale is underway. A decision made by owner Dave Klika, who was forced to close his doors for over two month in spring because of the pandemic.

“We lost a whole lot of business in that spring season,” said Stacy Stueck, Klika’s daughter.

“That was devastating, we weathered it, bills were paid and everything was fine there. But

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DSW shoe store parent Designer Brands’ stock plunges as sales fall more than expected despite ‘aggressive’ promotions

Shares of Designer Brands Inc.
DBI,
-10.69%
plummeted 19% in premarket trading Thursday, after the parent of the DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse retail chain reported a wider-than-expected fiscal second-quarter loss as sales fell more than forecast despite “aggressive” promotional activity, as the COVID-19 pandemic continued to impact store traffic. For the quarter to Aug. 1, the company swung to a net loss of $98.2 million, or $1.36 a share, from net income of $27.4 million, or 37 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Excluding non-recurring items, the adjusted loss per share was $1.28, compared with the FactSet consensus of

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