Hibbett Sports, Inc. operates sporting goods stores in small and mid-sized markets, predominantly in the South, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest. We offer convenient locations and a broad assortment of quality branded athletic footwear, apparel and equipment with a high level of customer service. As of January 31, 2015, we operated a total of 988 retail stores composed of 969 Hibbett Sports stores and 19 Sports Additions athletic shoe stores in 31 states.
The Hibbett Sports store is our primary retail format and growth vehicle and is an approximately 5,000 square foot store located primarily in strip centers which are usually influenced by a Wal-Mart store. Approximately 82% of our Hibbett Sports store base is located in strip centers, which include free-standing stores, while approximately 18% of our Hibbett Sports store base is located in enclosed malls.