Duck Head Apparel Company Inc has reported a net loss for the third quarter ended March 31, 2001 of $564,000 as compared to a net loss of $2.5m for the third quarter ended April 1, 2000. Net sales for the quarter were $10.5m, a 22.8 per cent decrease from the net sales of $13.6m reported for the quarter ended April 1, 2000. Gross margin as a percentage of sales was 39.0 per cent as compared to 33.9 per cent for the same quarter in 2000.