Red Wing Shoe Store

2018 Costs & Fees

Liquid Capital Required:$50,000
Net Worth Required:$300,000
Total Investment:$225,000

Company Details

Total Units:500
Year Founded:1905
Franchising Since:1952

About Us

More than 100 years ago, Red Wing Shoe Company was founded on the idea of creating comfortable, purpose-built footwear. Today Red Wing Shoes is the premier work and safety footwear brand in the world operating 3 U.S. Shoe Factories as well as our own U.S. leather tannery.

Red Wing Shoe Company has over 400 U.S. Red Wing Shoe Store locations along with over 200 on-site shoe mobiles specializing in bringing work and safety footwear directly to industrial work sites.

We offer opportunities with single store locations, multiple store ownerships, and in selected markets the addition of mobile shoe trucks. Our mobile services can add a dimension of sales that goes beyond the "reach" of the stores.

Why Us

Because our stores operate as dealerships and not franchises you will benefit from:

  • No franchise fees
  • No marketing fund costs
  • No monthly royalties
  • Low number of employees needed
  • Reasonable retail hours and personalized service

Training & Support

Once you decide to invest in and open a Red Wing Shoe Store your support will include::

  • National advertising campaigns
  • Store build-out financial assistance
  • A micro website at no cost to you
  • Unlimited ongoing access to training for you and your employees through "Shoe U"

Ideal Candidate

The Ideal Candidate to own a Red Wing Shoe Store would have the following attributes:

  • On-site store owner/operator with multiple store potential
  • Sales and communication skills
  • Cash and time management skills
  • Customer service focused
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Minimum Liquidity- $50,000
  • Minimum Net Worth- $300,000

Next Steps

Find out more about owning a Red Wing Shoe Store that offers strong potential for an excellent return on investment and the opportunity for building a legacy business by requesting information today!

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Please Note:

Red Wing Shoe Store is currently accepting inquiries from the following states: Wyoming, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Washington, Vermont, Virginia, Utah, Texas, Tennessee, South Dakota, South Carolina, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Oklahoma, Ohio, New York, Nevada, New Mexico, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Nebraska, North Dakota, North Carolina, Montana, Mississippi, Missouri, Minnesota, Michigan, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Louisiana, Kentucky, Kansas, Indiana, Illinois, Idaho, Iowa, Hawaii, Georgia, Florida, Delaware, Washington, D.C., Connecticut, Colorado, California, Arizona, Arkansas, Alabama, Alaska.

Interested parties should have at least $50,000 in liquid capital to invest.

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