As of Sep 30, 2018, Steve Madden operated 203 retail stores in the US, Canada, Mexico, and South Africa , comprised of 141 Steve Madden stores, 59 Steve Madden outlet stores, 2 Steven stores, and 1 Superga store.

In fiscal 2017, the company opened 13 full-price stores and 6 outlet stores, while closing 2 full-price stores. The company added 1 net store in the first nine months of 2018. In 2018, the company expects to open 11 to 13 new stores and close 8 to 10 stores.

All stores are leased, with original terms that extend for an average of 10 years, are located in major shopping malls and in urban street locations and average approximately 1,900 square feet. A typical Steve Madden full-price store is 1,500 to 2,000 square feet, while a typical outlet store is 2,000 to 2,500 square feet.

Store growth2.5%9.2%11.4%6.4%33.3%10.4%
Total gross square feet (M)390388355315294211
Total gross square feet growth2.3%9.5%12.4%7.3%39.4%12.2%
Avg store gross sq ft1,9001,9001,9001,9001,9001,800
Avg store gross sq ft growth-0.2%0.3%0.9%0.8%4.5%1.6%