Skechers Factory Outlet Store opening in Overland Park
04/17/2014 11:15 AM
04/17/2014 11:17 AM
Skechers USA Inc. will open its first area Skechers Factory Outlet Store.
The Manhattan Beach, Calif.-based company plans a June 13 opening for its new store at 6740 W. 119th St., Overland Park. The store will carry Skechers fashion and lifestyle footwear for the family, as well as work footwear for men and women.
Skechers USA Inc. is a billion-dollar global leader in the lifestyle footwear industry and a high-performance footwear brand. It designs, develops and markets more than 3,000 styles for men, women and children.
Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana and billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban are featured in some of its ad campaigns.
Skechers has nearly 900 stores internationally and its products also are sold in department and specialty stores. Through licensing agreements, the company also offers branded apparel, bags, watches, eyewear and other merchandise.
Skechers fiscal year 2013 net sales were $1.846 billion, compared to net sales of $1.560 billion in 2012.
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