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INDIA: Brooks Brothers and Reliance Brands form JV Petah Marian | 5 Jun 12

Brooks Brothers and Reliance Brands have announced the formation of a joint venture in India.

US: Quiksilver appoints Shields as CFO Petah Marian | 30 Apr 12

Surfwear brand Quiksilver has appointed Richard Shields as the group's CFO, joining the company from sunglasses and active wear brand Oakley, where he had the same role.

US: Quiksliver Q1 losses widen on sourcing costs Petah Marian | 9 Mar 12

Surfwear firm Quiksilver has seen its first-quarter losses widen after facing higher sourcing costs over the period.

CHINA: Teijin launches closed-loop uniform recycling system Petah Marian | 31 Jan 12

The Teijin Group has announced what it claims is the first programme in China for collecting and recycling used uniforms.

US: Action sports expert joins Walter Wilhelm Associates Leonie Barrie | 20 Jan 12

Action sports and outdoor industry expert Shaun Tomson is joining apparel consultancy firm Walter Wilhelm Associates LLC (WWA) as a senior associate.

US: Quiksilver CFO Joe Scirocco to resign Leonie Barrie | 6 Jan 12

Outdoor sports and surfwear company Quiksilver Inc is to part ways with chief financial officer Joe Scirocco, who is leaving "to pursue other interests."

US: Quiksilver swings to Q4 profit Petah Marian | 16 Dec 11

US surfwear brand Quiksilver swung into a fourth-quarter net profit, as full-year net losses widened.

US: Quiksilver announces two executive promotions Petah Marian | 4 Nov 11

Quiksilver has announced that Craig Stevenson will be promoted to global brand president and chief operating officer, while Rob Colby will become president of the company's America's region.

US: Quiksilver Q3 up on rising sales Petah Marian | 2 Sep 11

Surfwear brand Quiksilver reported an increase in third quarter net income on the back of rising sales around the world.

US: OBJE seeks to buy yoga wear firm Leonie Barrie | 26 Jul 11

Apparel maker Obscene Jeans Corp is exploring an acquisition or strategic alliance with activewear clothier We Are Yoga LLC, producer of the Wisdom & Co yoga wear line, in a move that would take it into the booming international yoga wear market.

US: Macy's fined $750,000 over children's drawstrings Leonie Barrie | 12 Jul 11

Department store retailer Macy's Inc has been fined $750,000 for continuing to sell children's sweatshirts, sweaters and jackets with drawstrings at the neck after a recall had been issued on the products.

INDONESIA: Quiksilver expands global sourcing capability just-style.com | 1 Jul 11

Outdoor sports company Quiksilver has opened a new office in Jakarta as part of plans to expand its global sourcing capability in South East Asia.

US: Quiksilver Q2 profit up after mixed performance just-style.com | 3 Jun 11

Lifestyle apparel company Quiksilver recorded a double-digit rise in second quarter profit as revenues edged up 2% amid a mixed performance in major markets.

US: Levi's taps Etheridge as head of women's design just-style.com | 16 Mar 11

Jeans brand Levi's has tapped Laurie Etheridge as the global head of women's merchandising and design, responsible for all product categories across all regions - including the Curve ID denim line which focuses on fit rather than size.

US: Quiksilver pleased despite Q1 earnings slip just-style.com | 11 Mar 11

Surf wear company Quiksilver has reported lower earnings and revenues for the first quarter, but expects growth for the rest of the year.

INDIA: Reliance Brands inks Steven Madden license just-style.com | 2 Mar 11

Reliance Brands Ltd has inked an exclusive long-term license agreement with US retailer Steven Madden Ltd to bring its footwear and accessories to India.

HONG KONG: Prime Source Forum to shed new light on sourcing just-style.com | 14 Feb 11

Senior executives from across the global apparel industry supply chain will be heading to Hong Kong at the end of next month for the annual Prime Source Forum, which this year aims to help companies tackle the big issues taking pole position as the economic recovery builds up speed.

Ten retail technology highlights from NRF Leonie Barrie | 13 Jan 11

The retail industry's NRF 'BIG Show,' which took place in New York this week, is an annual opportunity for retailers to tap into the latest technologies for improving everything from customer analysis to mobile commerce.

INDIA: Reliance Brands links with Quiksilver in South Asia just-style.com | 11 Jan 11

Reliance Brands Ltd is to launch the Quiksilver and Roxy surfwear labels in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh after inking a long-term license deal with outdoor sports lifestyle firm Quiksilver Holding.

US: Quiksilver loss widens in Q4 just-style.com | 17 Dec 10

Surfwear company Quiksilver saw its net loss for the fourth quarter widen to US$22m, from $1.8m in the same period last year, on the back of lower sales.

The week ahead on just-style... Joe Ayling | 13 Dec 10

Taking a look at the week ahead for the footwear and apparel industry, here is news editor Joe Ayling's snapshot of just-style's latest news and insights agenda.

US: Quiksilver stays silent on takeover rumours just-style.com | 10 Dec 10

US surfwear company Quiksilver has refused to comment on reports it could be the subject of a takeover bid.

US: Quiksilver Q4 sales seen down on last year just-style.com | 29 Nov 10

Even though outdoor sportswear firm Quiksilver believes its fourth quarter sales have fallen by up to 9% on the same period last year, it says this result is better than expected.

US: Quiksilver Q3 earnings beat expectations just-style.com | 3 Sep 10

Action sports and surfwear maker Quiksilver Inc has beaten expectations for its third-quarter earnings after careful control of costs helped offset lower sales.

US: Quiksilver exchanges debt for shares just-style.com | 10 Aug 10

Apparel company Quiksilver has moved to de-leverage its balance sheet by exchanging US$140m of its debt for a stake in the business.

US: Quiksilver Q2 profit more than triples just-style.com | 4 Jun 10

Action sports and surfwear maker Quiksilver Inc has more than tripled its second quarter profit, helped by higher margins and growth in its Asia/Pacific business.

AUSTRALIA: David Jones agrees deal to sell surfwear brands just-style.com | 28 Apr 10

Australian department store David Jones Limited (DJS) has entered into a deal to sell surf brands Quiksilver and Roxy in its shops.

US: Mettler joins Quiksilver board just-style.com | 19 Apr 10

Surfwear firm Quiksilver has announced that long-time retailing and apparel industry veteran Robert L Mettler has been appointed to the company's board, effective immediately.

US: Quiksilver posts Q1 loss just-style.com | 12 Mar 10

Surf wear firm Quiksilver has posted a first quarter loss, but said US retail trends were showing signs of recovery.

US: Quiksilver claims victory in Roxy case just-style.com | 23 Feb 10

Surfwear company Quiksilver is claiming victory in the latest round of its long-running legal battle with women’s apparel maker Kymsta.








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