As of Apr 29, 2017, the company operated 691 Dick’s stores in 47 states, 98 Golf Galaxy stores in 32 states, 29 Field & Stream stores in 13 states and 3 additional specialty store concepts.
In 2016, the company added 32 net Dick's stores, added 18 net Golf Galaxy stores, and added 8 net Field & Stream stores. In the first quarter, the company opened 15 new DICK'S Sporting Goods stores, 2 new Field & Stream stores, and 7 net new Golf Galaxy stores. During fiscal 2017, the company expects to open 43 new Dick's stores, 9 Golf Galaxy stores, 8 Field & Stream locations, and to relocate 7 Dick's stores. The Field & Stream openings will be in the combo format and will be largely adjacent to new or relocated Dick's stores.
All stores are leased, with Initial lease terms generally for 10 to 15 years, and most leases contain multiple 5-year renewal options and rent escalation provisions. The company generally selects a new store site 9 to 18 months before its opening.
Stores are primarily located in shopping centers in regional shopping areas, as well as in freestanding locations and regional malls. The primary prototype for Dick's is a single-level store of approximately 50,000 square feet, while the company also has a prototype two-level store of approximately 80,000 sq ft for certain trade areas, and a smaller-market model that is approximately 35,000 to 40,000 sq ft. In most Dick's stores, approximately 83% of store space is used for selling space and approximately 17% is used for backroom storage, receiving and office space. The current Golf Galaxy prototype store is a single-level store that generally ranges from 13,000 to 18,000 sq ft, and also has a prototype store of approximately 35,000 sq ft. The current prototype Field & Stream store is a "combo" prototype which are adjacent to Dick's stores and operate on the same property with a pass-through for customers.
|Total gross square feet (M)||40,271||39,271||36,704||34,246||31,621||29,579|
|Total gross square feet growth||9.0%||7.0%||7.2%||8.3%||6.9%||7.2%|
|Avg store gross sq ft||49,100||49,300||49,500||49,300||49,300||49,400|
|Avg store gross sq ft growth||-1.0%||-0.5%||0.4%||0.2%||-0.3%||0.4%|