Here are the top shoe or sneaker websites you should check out first before going to stores physically and buying them. Despite these sites are also online stores, I would always recommend to go to a physical store first and get the perfect fit, then you can either buy it there or buy it online.
Foot Locker was founded by F.W. Woolworth in 1974. It was initially called Woolworth Corporation from 1988 to 1997 then Venator Group from 1997 to 2001.
East Bay came about in 1980 by Art Juedes and Richard Gering. Eastbay.com is a subsidiary of Foot Locker.