New DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse Stores Open in Canada
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 10, 2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW), the
leading branded footwear and accessories retailer announced the opening of its
first two DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse stores in Canada, in partnership with
Town Shoes Limited.
Full press release follows.
Town Shoes Limited
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SHOE LOVERS REJOICE! DSW DESIGNER SHOE WAREHOUSE IS STEPPING INTO CANADA
First Two DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse Canada Retail Locations to Open This
August in Greater Toronto Area
TORONTO, ON – July 10, 2014 – Even. More. Shoe Love! Town Shoes Limited is
excited to announce the opening of its first two DSW Designer Shoe
Warehouselocations in Canada. DSW Designer Shoe Warehousewill open at
Heartland Centre in Mississauga and Woodland Hills in Newmarket, Ontario, on
August 7. DSW's Canadian locations will include a breathtaking assortment of
top brand name and designer dress, casual and athletic footwear and
accessories for women and men, all at irresistible everyday low prices.
The two new Canadian retail locations, each approximately 20,000 square feet
in size, will make them the largest shoe stores in the country.And, with more
than 22,000 pairs to choose from, they will feature the familiar designer
brands that cross-border shoe shoppers flock to DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse
for, including Nine West, Ralph Lauren, Sam Edelman, Cole Haan, Steve Madden,
Clarks, Skechers, Converse, Nike, New Balance, Keds, Lacoste and Coach. There
will also be product exclusive to the Canadian retail stores, along with the
coveted savings of up to 40 percent off suggested retail pricing on much of
the featured collection and up to 70 percent off in the clearance department.
Recognizing that shoe lovers north of the border are very passionate and
deserve extra special perks, Town Shoes Limited will also launch a unique
loyalty program that will allow customers to earn and redeem points and
rewards at all Town Shoes, The Shoe Company, Shoe Warehouse and DSW Designer
Shoe Warehouselocations in Canada.
"Our Canadian shoe loving customers are always looking for more choices and
designer brands at incredible value. There's nothing quite as satisfying as
the thrill of finding the perfect shoe at the perfect price," said Bruce
Dinan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Town Shoes Limited. "It's no
surprise that the DSW Designer Shoe Warehousebrand already enjoys healthy
consumer awareness and demand here and we believe that the breadth of product
assortment and value will be very compelling. We are excited to open our first
two stores and look forward to continuing to serve our nation of shoe lovers."
For those who prefer to shop for footwear from the comfort of home, or who are
located outside of the Greater Toronto Area, there's no need to miss out on
finding your perfect shoe at the perfect price. On August 7, DSW Designer Shoe
WarehouseCanada will launch an e-commerce site with nationwide shipping.
Visit www.dswcanada.ca for more details leading up to our store openings.
ABOUT TOWN SHOES LIMITED
With over 60 years' experience and nearly 200 locations across Canada, Town
Shoes Limited is the largest branded footwear retailer in Canada. Town Shoes
Limited is comprised of five brands: Town Shoes, The Shoe Company, Shoe
Warehouse, Sterling and now DSW Designer Shoe WarehouseCanada, each of which
is dedicated to fashion, quality and value. Town Shoes Limited is based in
Toronto, Ontario. For store locations and additional information visit
www.townshoes.com or www.theshoecompany.com
ABOUT DSW INC.
DSW Inc. is a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer that offers a
wide selection of brand name and designer dress, casual and athletic footwear
and accessories for women, men and kids. As of July 10, 2014, DSW Inc.
operates 410 DSW stores in 42 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto
Rico, and operates an e-commerce site, http://www.dsw.com, and a mobile
website, http://m.dsw.com. DSW Inc. owns a 49.2% interest in Town Shoes
Limited. DSW Inc. also supplies footwear to 359 leased locations in the
United States under the Affiliated Business Group. For store locations and
additional information about DSW, visit http://www.dswinc.com.
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SOURCE DSW Inc.; Town Shoes Ltd.
Contact: Media inquiries: Crissi Giamos, Director of Public Relations, Town
Shoes Limited, 416.631.4523, firstname.lastname@example.org; Investor relations
inquiries: Christina Cheng, Senior Director of Investor Relations, DSW Inc.,
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