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For Cleveland: Payless ShoeSource Announces Selected Non-Profit Partners for Payless Gives(TM) Shoes 4 Kids Holiday Program to Give $1 Million in Free Shoes to Children of Families in Need

  630 Agencies Representing 50 States Chosen for First-of-its-Kind National,
   Grass Roots Campaign; Program Launches Today with Nearly 67,000 $15 Gift
      Coupons Dispersed to Partners; Kids Start Shopping for Free Shoes

TOPEKA, Kan., Dec.

For Philadelphia: Payless ShoeSource Announces Selected Non-Profit Partners for Payless Gives(TM) Shoes 4 Kids Holiday Program to Give $1 Million in Free Shoes to Children of Families in Need

  630 Agencies Representing 50 States Chosen for First-of-its-Kind National,
   Grass Roots Campaign; Program Launches Today with Nearly 67,000 $15 Gift
      Coupons Dispersed to Partners; Kids Start Shopping for Free Shoes

TOPEKA, Kan., Dec.

For Washington, DC: Payless ShoeSource Announces Selected Non-Profit Partners for Payless Gives(TM) Shoes 4 Kids Holiday Program to Give $1 Million in Free Shoes to Children of Families in Need

  630 Agencies Representing 50 States Chosen for First-of-its-Kind National,
   Grass Roots Campaign; Program Launches Today with Nearly 67,000 $15 Gift
      Coupons Dispersed to Partners; Kids Start Shopping for Free Shoes

TOPEKA, Kan., Dec.

For Denver: Payless ShoeSource Announces Selected Non-Profit Partners for Payless Gives(TM) Shoes 4 Kids Holiday Program to Give $1 Million in Free Shoes to Children of Families in Need

  630 Agencies Representing 50 States Chosen for First-of-its-Kind National,
   Grass Roots Campaign; Program Launches Today with Nearly 67,000 $15 Gift
      Coupons Dispersed to Partners; Kids Start Shopping for Free Shoes

TOPEKA, Kan., Dec.

For Atlanta: Payless ShoeSource Announces Selected Non-Profit Partners for Payless Gives(TM) Shoes 4 Kids Holiday Program to Give $1 Million in Free Shoes to Children of Families in Need

630 Agencies Representing 50 States Chosen for First-of-its-Kind National, Grass Roots Campaign; Program Launches Today with Nearly 67,000 $15 Gift Coupons Dispersed to Partners; Kids Start Shopping for Free ShoesTOPEKA, Kan., Dec 04, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Leading family footwear retailer, Payless ShoeSource, announced today that 630 nonprofit partners located in small towns, mid-size and large cities and rural areas representing 50 states and the District of Columbia have been chosen for its Payless Gives Shoes 4 Kids program, a nationa

Collective Brands Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results

Net Earnings $47.5 Million, $0.75 per Share, Up 86.3%TOPEKA, KS, Dec 03, 2008 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- Collective Brands, Inc. (NYSE: PSS) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended November 1, 2008. Third quarter 2008 net earnings were $47.5 million, or $0.75 per diluted share, compared to third quarter 2007 net earnings of $25.5 million, or $0.39 per diluted share.

Collective Brands, Inc. Promotes Douglas Boessen to Division Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

TOPEKA, KS, Dec 01, 2008 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- Collective Brands, Inc. (NYSE: PSS) announced today that it has promoted Douglas G. Boessen to division senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer.

Boessen replaces Ullrich Porzig, who retired this fall, and now reports to Doug Treff, chief administrative officer for the company.

Christian Siriano, Well Known as Project Runway's Season Four Winner, and Payless ShoeSource, Sign Deal for Exclusive Designer Footwear Label Available Only at Payless

 Siriano Joins Lela Rose, Stacey Bendet, Laura Poretzky and Patricia Field as
                  Newest Creator for Payless Designer Labels

TOPEKA, Kan., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Payless ShoeSource announced today that it has signed a deal with fashion designer Christian Siriano, who launched his career when he won season four of Bravo's Project Runway reality fashion series.

Designer and Street Style Icon, jeffstaple, to Create Exclusive Airwalk(R) Collection

Multi-Year Deal Includes Original Airwalk Designs for Fall and Spring Seasons Featuring Contemporary Street Culture-Influenced Style, Exclusively at Payless


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