by Stephen Garner

SG Companies New ShowroomSG Companies, a 120-year-old footwear and apparel company headquartered in New Jersey, has committed to a new long-term lease at 142 West 36th street in the heart of the Fashion District. The new showroom is over 5,000 square feet with access to rooftop deck and spectacular views of the Empire State Building. The company, which will relocate its showrooms and office operations currently situated at 141 West 36th Street, will hold an official opening reception of its new space on December 3.

“With four operating divisions targeting all retail segments, the move to a new larger showroom provides the proper venue for continued growth,” said Bernard Leifer, president and CEO of SG Companies. “The expanded space will allow for dedicated showrooms for our four divisions and accommodate multiple meetings for our apparel and footwear collections.”

SG Companies, comprised of SG Footwear, SGI Apparel Group, SG Messer Group, and Rugged Shark, is a leader in licensed products and private label programs servicing all tiers of distribution, with a long pedigree of licensing success. The company has produced over a billion pairs of men’s, women’s and children’s footwear and is licensed for apparel with high-profile companies such as Harley-Davidson, Disney, Signature by Levi’s, Warner Bros., Marvel, Fox and others.