As of May 5, 2018, the company operated 253 stores in the US, the District of Columbia and US Virgin Islands.
During fiscal 2017, the company opened 1 new store and remodeled 4 under a new format and closed 25 stores with expiring leases. The company closed 7 net stores in the first nine three of fiscal 2018.
As of year-end, all stores were leased, some of which have renewal options. During fiscal 2018, 197 leases are due to expire and 11 leases are due to expire in 2019.
Of the 260 stores at year end, 231 were traditional mall based stores under the f.y.e. (For Your Entertainment) brand averaging 5,200 square feet, 6 were video-only stores under the Suncoast Motion Pictures and Saturday Matinee brands in large, regional shopping malls averaging about 2,500 square feet, and 23 were freestanding, in strip center and downtown locations, predominantly under the f.y.e. brand, averaging approximately 10,300 square feet.
|Total gross square feet (M)||1,394||1,439||1,593||1,730||1,799||2,030|
|Total gross square feet growth||-7.9%||-9.7%||-7.9%||-3.8%||-11.4%||-8.1%|
|Avg store gross sq ft||5,500||5,500||5,600||5,800||5,800||6,000|
|Avg store gross sq ft growth||-0.6%||-1.3%||-3.1%||-0.3%||-3.1%||-3.0%|