The Woodlands, TX -
Allen Edmonds, known as The Great American Shoe Company for outfitting men with footwear and accessories since 1922, will open its first Houston-area store on Thursday, March 17 in Market Street – The Woodlands.
Located in Market Street’s South Commons, the Allen Edmonds store will be the first in the shopping and entertainment destination dedicated exclusively to men’s footwear and accessories.
“The store is a tremendous addition to our collection of fashion retailers,” says Market Street General Manager Jill Liccioni. “Allen Edmonds rounds out the shopping experience for everyone in the family while enhancing our appeal as a regional shopping destination.”
Market Street also is home to the only Tommy Bahama Tropical Café & Emporium in Texas and Houston’s second Tiffany & Co. among its more than 80 fashion retailers and restaurants.
Shoppers of Allen Edmonds will find a complete selection of handcrafted footwear, including selections in dress and casual, handcrafted in the U.S.A. using a meticulous 212-step production process to create the brand’s timeless and enduring styles. The store also offers a complete selection of socks, dress and casual belts and a well-rounded selection of personal leather goods, writing instruments, shoe care kits, cuff links and more.
“Houston is a great American city and we're excited to open our first store here in The Woodlands featuring our Made in America products,” says Allen Edmonds President and CEO, Paul Grangaard. “From business to weekends and the golf course, Allen Edmonds has great offerings for the men of the greater Woodlands area.”
As an added value, ten percent of sales at the Allen Edmonds store thru April 7 will be donated to local charities.
For more information on the Allen Edmonds store in Market Street, go to www.marketstreet-thewoodlands.com.
Located across the street from The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Market Street is bound by Lake Woodlands Drive, Lake Robbins Drive, Grogan’s Mill Road and Six Pines Drive. Market Street is owned by a joint venture between an affiliate of Trademark Property Company and Institutional Mall Investors.
About Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation
Founded in 1922, Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation is a privately held, U.S.-based manufacturer of premium men’s footwear and accessories. Taking shoemaking to the level of an art form, Allen Edmonds footwear is handcrafted in Port Washington, Wis., using a 212-step production process. Allen Edmonds products are available at upscale stores worldwide, including 32 Allen Edmonds stores across the United States, and online at www.allenedmonds.com
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