Collective Brands, Inc. is an American parent company that owns Payless ShoeSource (footwear retailer), Robeez (shoe manufacturer), and Airwalk (shoe manufacturer). At the end of 2011, it operated approximately 660 Payless ShoeSource stores in North America. Stride Rite Corporation purchased the Sperry Top-Sider and Keds brand names from Uniroyal in 1979. During 2005, Stride Rite completed its acquisition of Saucony. In 2006, Stride Rite purchased Robeez.