Skechers U.S.A., Inc., (Skechers) designs and markets Skechers-branded lifestyle footwear for men, women and children, and performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers GO brand name. The Company’s brands are sold through department and specialty stores, athletic and independent retailers, and boutiques as well as catalog and internet retailers. In addition to wholesale distribution, the footwear is available at its e-commerce website and own retail stores. As of February 15, 2014, Skechers operated 122 concept stores, 131 factory outlet stores and 71 warehouse outlet stores in the United States, and 44 concept stores and 26 factory outlets internationally. It designs and prices both the men’s and women’s categories to appeal primarily to younger consumers with broad acceptance across age groups.