The Stride Rite - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview


The Stride Rite M&A Summary

The Stride Rite has acquired 1 company of its own. It has also divested 1 asset.

The Stride Rite’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Robeez Footwear for $23M. The Company’s most targeted sectors include apparel/textiles (100%).

The Stride Rite Ownership

Who owns The Stride Rite?

The Stride Rite is owned by Payless Shoesource. It was acquired on May 22, 2007.

The Stride Rite Business Overview

Where is The Stride Rite headquartered?

The Stride Rite is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts.

How many employees does The Stride Rite have?

The Stride Rite has 3,100 employees.

What sector is The Stride Rite in?

The Stride Rite is an apparel/textiles company.

When was The Stride Rite founded?

The Stride Rite was founded in 1919.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity2
    • M&A Buy Activity1
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1
  • M&A Advisors 1

The Stride Rite Corp.

191 Spring Street,
Lexington, Massachusetts 02420
United States,
(617) 824-6000

The Stride Rite Corporation markets the major brand of high quality children’s shoes in the United States. Other footwear products for children and adults are marketed by the Company under well-known brand names, including Keds, Sperry Top-Sider, Tommy Hilfiger Footwear, Saucony, Grasshoppers, Robeez, Munchkin, Spot-bilt.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $23M $23M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - - - - 1 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Robeez Footwear Ltd. 2017-01-09 - Divestiture
Burnaby, British Columbia ·
Robeez Footwear Ltd. 2006-09-06 23M CAD Add-on Acquisition
Burnaby, British Columbia ·
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Apparel/Textiles 1 (100%) 23M (100%) 1 (100%) -
Total 1 $23M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Canada 1 23M 1 -
  British Columbia 1 23M 1 -
Total 1 $23M 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Lane, Berry & Co. International LLC

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $23M
Largest Robeez Footwear Ltd.
$23M (2006-09-06)

M&A Connections

Divested to
1 (100%)

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