Category: Shoe Store

Shoe Sensation expected to open new store in Marquette this Spring

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJMN) – A new shoe store is coming to Marquette, which means more employment for the area.

The storefront between Ulta Beauty and PetSmart along US-41 has been empty since Shoe Dept. closed its doors in Summer 2020. This Spring, the footwear chain, Shoe Sensation, will soon fill the vacant building.

But what makes Shoe Sensation different from the previous shoe store that once occupied the lot?

“[We’re] definitely small town-focused. That’s our bread and butter,” said Theresa Borgen, the market president for Shoe Sensation. “We like the service side of things. we’re not a

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Payless relaunches with website, plans to open hundreds of stores

Good news, shoe lovers!

Payless ShoeSource closed its final stores in the U.S. in June 2019 after filing for bankruptcy, but the shoe retailer announced Tuesday it is returning.

“Today, Payless, the footwear retailer with a 60+ year heritage, is excited to announce its relaunch into the North American market, unveiling an immersive Ecommerce platform and new brick-and-mortar retail concept stores,” the company announced in a press release.

As of Tuesday, was live, with a message saying “Payless is back” on its main page.

“Formally dropping ‘Shoesource’ from the brand name, Payless returns, offering the same, unparalleled commitment to

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Department stores are still Americans’ top place to buy shoes

The women’s shoe floor in Nordstrom’s flagship department store location in New York City features a cocktail bar in the center.

Source: Nordstrom

America’s department stores might be losing customers in the apparel aisles and at the beauty counters, but shoppers still love the shoe department.

In a new AlixPartners survey, consumers were asked where they’ve been buying shoes during the Covid pandemic, and overwhelmingly the answer was department store chains.

Thirty-seven percent of people said they’ve bought shoes on a department store retailer’s website since the start of the health crisis, while 33{964f9ed1dd3881c79743812c3f28effde5b9271ba8701ca882984cc44c5cc62a} said they’ve made a footwear

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Shoe Care Market is estimated to register a steady CAGR of close to 5{964f9ed1dd3881c79743812c3f28effde5b9271ba8701ca882984cc44c5cc62a} over the forecast period of 2021-2031

NEW YORK, April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Growth in demand for shoes across regions is not only being addressed by established players but has subsequently increased the number of new entrants in the market. Significant growth in the number of businesses has resulted in tough competition among market players. To sustain in this competitive environment, innovation in shoes and shoe care has transpired. Easy availability of different ranges of shoes, changing fashion trends among the growing number of working people, and increasing e-Commerce shopping have led to growing demand for shoe care products. e-Commerce retailing has provided customers with

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Nike wants to resell your (lightly) worn shoes in some stores

Nike on Monday announced an initiative where it accepts returned shoes that are gently worn or have a manufacturing flaw and cleans and sanitizes them. The refurbished shoes are then resold in select stores at a reduced price.
The company said it’s currently selling the returned shoes in eight Nike (NKE) stores in the United States, with plans to expand to 15 locations by the end of April and several more by the end of the year.
Sustainability is a growing focus in the world of sportswear and the broader fashion industry, which is one of the biggest
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