Upstart men’s brand Blake McKay launches exclusive partnership with DSW

San Diego, California, UNITED STATES

SAN DIEGO, July 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- San Diego based men’s footwear brand Blake McKay announces an exclusive partnership with DSW Inc. (NYSE:DSW), a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer. The latest venture from veteran fashion entrepreneur Kevin Gordon, Blake McKay was founded on the principles of timeless style, best-in-class quality, and fair pricing. The debut men’s collection launched exclusively in DSW stores nationwide, and

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“Traditional retail is evolving faster than ever before,” said Gordon. “In order for brands to succeed, we need to shift our focus towards the customer while offering the highest possible value. This is why we have strategically partnered with industry leader Designer Shoe Warehouse, who shares our forward-thinking philosophy, to offer premium products at an accessible pricing model.”

“With Blake McKay, the goal was to make it simpler for men to look and feel their best,” explained Gordon. “We want our shoes to complement the modern man’s day-to-day lifestyle, whether he’s in the office, after hours or out on the weekend.”

With over 20 years of experience in the industry, founder Kevin Gordon is the creator of premium brands like Gordon Rush and Crosby Square. Sourced directly from leading manufacturers across the globe, Blake McKay’s premium, designer quality footwear is an affordable luxury. The versatile collection includes modern updates to classic dress shoes, casual patterns and sneakers, with price points ranging between $90 - $150.

“We are thrilled to launch the Blake McKay brand exclusively at Designer Shoe Warehouse,” said Debbie Ferree, Chief Merchandising Officer. “The Blake McKay brand offers an incredible combination of European craftsmanship and contemporary fashion that will excite the DSW customer. We look forward to developing great product together.”

About Blake McKay
Blake McKay, launched in 2017, is a designer shoe brand founded on the principles of timeless style, best-in-class quality, and fair pricing. For more information, visit

About DSW
DSW Inc. is a leading branded shoes and accessories retailer offering a wide selection of brand name and designer shoes and accessories for women, men, and kids. Founded in Columbus, Ohio, DSW Inc. serves customers at over 1,000 owned, leased and partnered locations in North America.

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