Recent News

  • Oct 10, 2012
    Payless Holdings Names W. Paul Jones Chief Executive Officer
  • Oct 09, 2012
    Wolverine Worldwide, Golden Gate Capital and Blum Capital Complete Acquisition...

About Collective

Tuesday, October 9, 2012, we announced the acquisition of Collective Brands, Inc. by Golden Gate Capital and Blum Capital was completed.  As a result, Payless ShoeSource and Collective Licensing International will now operate as a private, standalone entity to be known as Payless Holdings. We will be updating our corporate site over the next few months to reflect our new company.


We have talented leadership teams across our enterprise that have led the company to where it is today, and who share a vision of where we can take it in the future.

Global Presence

Our company  is a global enterprise, and we continue to expand our reach to new consumers in new geographies. Learn more about our reach and find information about our headquarter locations around the globe.