6. Packer Shoes
Location: Teaneck, NJ
Years of Operation: 1907-Present
Yeah, you read that right, 1907. Owner Mike Packer and his shop Packer Shoes stand for heritage and authenticity — two things that make the store one of the most respected sneaker stores ever. Whether collaborating with Biz Markie, Larry Johnson or Dominique Wilkins, you can almost guarantee a special guest appearance. It's that real.