Shoe Carnival, Inc. is a family footwear retailer. The Company offers its customers an assortment of dress, casual and athletic footwear for men, women and children with emphasis on national and regional name brands. The Company’s stores averaged approximately 11,000 square feet, ranging in size from 6,000 to 26,500 square feet. As of February 1, 2014, the Company operated 376 stores located across 32 states and offered online shopping at www.shoecarnival.com. Its average store carries approximately 28,800 pairs of shoes in four general categories, such as men’s, women’s, children’s and athletics. In addition to footwear, its stores carry selected accessory items complementary to the sale of footwear.