After 45 years at our New Dorp location we have moved. Not too far, just a few miles away to Great Kills. Staying on Hylan Boulevard, staying local, still serving our customers. The new location is 4170 Hylan Boulevard, near Armstrong Avenue in the Andrew's Diner shopping center. We hope you follow along.
Before Bozo's Army & Navy Store opened in 1973 on Staten Island, there was Mr. Army & Navy located at the intersection of Flatbush Avenue, Foster Road and Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn, New York. Both businesses were established as traditional Army and Navy stores. Military surplus, footlockers, combat boots, medals and patches were popular items. But time changes everything. Our Brooklyn store closed and the inventory at Bozo's kept pace with current trends. In the 70's it was Lil Abner boots, and designer jeans. The 80's brought Crazee wear pants and acid wash jeans. The sneaker revolution took place during the nineties and there was the extremely baggy pant fad as well as the skin tight jean days. While we still have footlockers, pea coats and military BDU's the business has evolved into a solid work clothing and footwear operation. High visibility clothing, safety rated work boots as well as gear to protect against cold and wet elements on the job are just some of the items available. In 2017 we were proud to have been named "Best Mom and Pop Apparel Store" by the Staten Island Advance. As a fifth generation enters the family business, we are grateful to all of our customers who have supported us through the decades.
Bozo's Army & Navy Store specializes in men's work clothes in Staten Island, including outerwear, footwear and accessories. Carrying iconic brands with a reputation for reliability that the American worker wears on the job, we are proud to be the largest retailer of Carhartt in Staten Island and Red Wing in Staten Island. Timberland, Dickies, Lee, Bates, Propper, New Balance, Rothcho and Portwest are some of the other brands carried in stock.
Personal service with expertise of our product lines, for the individual consumer on a one to one basis or for the needs of your numerous company employees. With over 100 styles of work boots in stock and work clothing from base layer underwear to outerwear we can meet the needs of most industries.
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4170 Hylan Boulevard Staten Island, NY 10308