Foot Locker, Inc. is the leading global retailer of athletically inspired shoes and apparel. Headquartered in New York City, the company operates 3,369 Athletic retail stores in 23 countries in North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand under the brand names Foot Locker,Lady Foot Locker,Kids Foot Locker,Footaction,Champs Sports, and CCS. The company also operates a direct - to customers business offering athletic footwear, apparel, and equipment through the internet,mobile,and catalog channels. In addition to websites for each of the store banners, such as footlocker.com, the direct - to -customer business includes Eastbay, a leading destination for the serious athlete.
Experienced Associates The continuing development of an industry - leading retail team is an important strategic priority for Foot Locker,Inc. Our Associates worldwide remain a competitive strength including, very importantly, a talent base of experienced associates who are dedicated to providing a superior customer experience in a phases of the business. We will ,continue to build upon our strong foundation, as we continue to enhance the skills of our Associates through training and development programs both internally and externally.
Work Environment that Provides Opportunities Our success over the long term is dependent on providing each of our Associates with ongoing training and a work environment that provides opportunities and encourages career growth. Our development strategy is focused on programs designed to strengthen current skills while addressing future developmental opportunities. This strategy has enabled us to have a robust internal promotion program that has fostered strength and goodwill amongst our employees.