Footstar, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the sale of discount and family footwear through licensed footwear departments and wholesale arrangements in the United States. The company sells men's, women's, and children's dress; casual and athletic footwear; work shoes; and slippers. It also supplies Thom McAn footwear on a wholesale basis to Wal-Mart stores in Puerto Rico. As of December 30, 2006, the company operated licensed footwear departments in 1,392 Kmart stores and in 854 Rite Aid drugstores. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Mahwah, New Jersey.