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05/18 BROWN SHOE : Announces Time for First Quarter 2015 Earnings Call
04/20 BROWN SHOE : Bzees Launches Ecommerce Site Bzees.com
04/16 BROWN SHOE : Embarks on Rebranding
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Business Summary
Logo Brown Shoe Company, Inc.
Manufactures and markets footwear products

Brown Shoe Co., Inc. is a global footwear retailer and wholesaler.

It operates retail shoe stores and e-Commerce websites as well as the design, sourcing and marketing footwear for women and men. The company operates through three segments: Famous Footwear, Wholesale Operations and Specialty Retail.

The Famous Footwear segment is the largest division, which sells branded footwear for the entire family.

The Wholesale Operations segment designs, sources and markets branded footwear for women and men. It also sources and markets licensed branded and private-label footwear primarily to national chains, mass merchandisers and department stores as well as owned Famous Footwear and Specialty Retail segments.

The Specialty Retail segment includes retail concepts and Shoes.com and other ecommerce businesses.

It sells primarily Naturalizer brand footwear in regional malls and outlet centers as well as other e-commerce businesses.

Brown Shoe was founded by George Warren Brown in 1878 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

Number of employees : 11 000 persons.
Sales per Businesses
20142015Delta
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
Famous Footwear1,52860.8%1,58961.8% +3.88%
Wholesale Operations763.6730.4%---
Specialty Retail221.918.8%---
Other-----
Brand Portfolio--982.4538.2%-
Sales per Regions
20142015Delta
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
United States2,25989.9%2,31990.2% +2.58%
Far East193.737.7%194.307.6% +0.29%
Canada60.782.4%58.882.3% -3.23%
Latin America, Europe and Other-----
Managers
NameAgeSinceTitle
Diane M. Sullivan582004Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Kenneth H. Hannah, MBA462015Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
Mark A. Schmitt, MBA502012Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
Steve W. Korn602004Independent Director
William Patrick McGinnis661999Independent Director
Patricia G. McGinnis661999Independent Director
Michael F. Neidorff712006Independent Director
Ward M. Klein582007Lead Independent Director
Mario L. Baeza632008Independent Director
Harold B. Wright722008Independent Director
Shareholders
NameShares%
BlackRock Fund Advisors 3,637,642 8.31%
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 3,446,374 7.87%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP 2,571,003 5.87%
Victory Capital Management, Inc. 2,385,384 5.45%
AllianceBernstein LP 2,142,025 4.89%
Franklin Advisory Services LLC 2,134,698 4.87%
Wells Capital Management, Inc. 1,559,014 3.56%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc. 1,341,778 3.06%
Principal Global Investors LLC 1,066,566 2.44%
Epoch Investment Partners, Inc. 850,281 1.94%
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Consumer Cyclicals
Cyclical Consumer Products
 Textiles & Apparel
  Footwear
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Company contact information
Brown Shoe Co., Inc.
8300 Maryland Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105

Phone : +1.314.854.4000
Fax : +1.314.854.4274
Web : www.brownshoe.com
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