As of Dec 31, 2017, Ethan Allen operated 148 retail design centers (142 in the US), and independent retailers operated 157 design centers (47 in the US).

In fiscal 2017, the company opened 5 stores and independent retailers added 2 net stores. During the first half of fiscal 2018, the company opened opened 2 net stores, systemwide.

At year-end, 49 of the stores were owned and 99 were leased (17 of which are ground leases). The company also owns 4 additional properties, 2 of which are leased to an independent Ethan Allen retailer, and 3 of which are leased to unaffiliated third parties. Design centers average approximately 15,000 square feet in size with 75% between 15,000 and 25,000 square feet. Stores opened in the last 3 years averaged approximately 8,700 square feet.

Store growth1.4%3.5%-0.7%0.7%-2.7%0.0%
Total gross square feet (M)2,2202,2202,2882,3042,2882,352
Total gross square feet growth-1.2%-3.0%-0.7%0.7%-2.7%0.0%
Avg store gross sq ft15,00015,00016,00016,00016,00016,000
Avg store gross sq ft growth-2.5%-6.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%

Notes:only includes company-operated stores; excludes indepedently-operated stores