Steve Madden designs, sources, and sells footwear such as sandals, boots, wedges besides handbags, and accessories such as purses, etc.
The company's shoes and accessories are also sold in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Mexico, Australia, South Africa, South America, and India through special distribution arrangements.
Steven Madden makes its profits by designing, producing and distributing products through its retail stores, website, and departmental stores. It takes various steps of sales promotion such as issuing coupons, offering discounts etc. It is gaining considerable popularity in India with each passing day, making it one of the greatest potential market leaders in the country.