Town Shoes
Downsview, Ontario
Fund Ⅱ - realized
Inv. Date:
February 2012 and May 2014

With over 60 years of experience and nearly 200 locations across Canada, Town Shoes was the largest branded footwear retailer in Canada. Town Shoes was comprised of 4 brands; Town Shoes, The Shoe Company, Shoe Warehouse and DSW stores. Every brand in the Town Shoes family was dedicated to fashion, quality and value.

Key Investment Attributes:
  • 25 year track record of consistent profitability.
  • Dominant position in both branded footwear and large format stores.
  • Significant bottom line improvement potential through operational performance initiatives.
  • Opportunity to accelerate growth via DSW store format.
  • Scalable e-commerce platform.
  • Attractive platform for US strategic buyer.