DSW Inc. (DSW) is a United States branded footwear specialty retailer. DSW manages its operations in three operating segments: DSW stores, dsw.com and leased departments. DSW stores and dsw.com are presented as one segment, the DSW segment. DSW stores and dsw.com offer a range of assortment of better-branded dress, casual and athletic footwear for men and women, as well as handbags and accessories. The Company’s primary distribution center is located in an approximately 700,000 square foot facility in Columbus, Ohio. In May 2011, Retail Ventures, Inc., merged with a wholly owned subsidiary of DSW. In March 2012, the Company announced the opening of its store on 34th Street in Manhattan.