Payless ShoeSource is the largest specialty family footwear retailer in the Western Hemisphere, offering a comprehensive range of shoes and accessory items at affordable prices. Payless ShoeSource has more than 4,400 stores in 30 countries, and its parent company, Payless Holdings is one of the top 200 privately held companies in the United States, according to Forbes.
Payless ShoeSource’s distribution center in Brookville, Ohio services approximately 2,900 Payless ShoeSource retail stores located in the eastern United States. Constructed in 2007, the 800,000 square foot facility employs approximately 500 workers and houses five miles of conveyor equipment. The facility sits adjacent to Interstate 70 and benefits from easy access to the highway.
In addition to the Payless ShoeSource distribution operation, approximately 200,000 square feet of the facility is leased to Wolverine Worldwide, a shoe manufacturer and retailer known for their boots. Wolverine operates nearly 500 company-owned retail stores throughout the United States.