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USA: Quiksilver Improves Distribution With HighJump just-style.com | 15 Sep 04

Surf and skate-inspired clothing maker Quiksilver is using HighJump Software’s Supply Chain Advantage suite to improve distribution centre efficiencies.


USA: Quiksilver Records 34% Q3 Revenue Rise just-style.com | 10 Sep 04

Surfwear company Quiksilver has reported a 34 per cent rise in third-quarter consolidated revenue to $337.9 million, compared with $251.5m in the same period last year.


USA: Quiksilver Poaches Mary Kwan From Levi Strauss just-style.com | 24 Aug 04

Surfwear label Roxy, a division of Quicksilver, has announced that Mary Kwan has been assigned to the position of senior vice president (merchandising and design).


USA: Quiksilver Q2 Income Rises 23% just-style.com | 15 Jun 04

Surfwear maker Quiksilver Inc has posted a 23 per cent jump in second quarter consolidated net income to $27.8 million, up from $22.6m in the same period last year.


USA: Kymsta To Appeal Ruling In Quiksilver Case just-style.com | 23 Mar 04

Women's apparel maker Kymsta Corp is to appeal a federal court ruling that restricted its use of the Quiksilver-owned 'Roxy' trademark.


USA: Quiksilver Q1 Profit Leaps To $9.2m just-style.com | 11 Mar 04

Surf-inspired apparel maker Quiksilver Inc has posted a 39 per cent rise in first quarter profit to $9.2 million, compared to $6.6m in the same period a year ago.


USA: Quiksilver To Buy DC Shoes For $87.7m just-style.com | 9 Mar 04

Surfwear maker Quiksilver Inc has agreed to buy skateboarding footwear and apparel company DC Shoes Inc for about $87.7 million in cash and stock.


USA: Quiksilver And Kymsta To Share 'Roxy' Name just-style.com | 25 Feb 04

A federal court judge has ruled that surfwear maker Quiksilver Inc and smaller apparel producer Kymsta Corp can continue to use their similar Roxy brand names, the Los Angeles Times has reported.


USA: Skechers Signs Sock Licence With United Legwear just-style.com | 20 Jan 04

Footwear and apparel brand Skechers USA Inc has issued a licence to United Legwear Co to design, distribute and market a line of infants', toddlers' and children's socks under the Skechers Kids brand.


USA: Quiksilver Q4 Consolidated Revenue Jumps 37% just-style.com | 19 Dec 03

Surfwear company Quiksilver Inc has posted a fourth quarter consolidated revenue increase of 37 per cent to $269.2 million, up from $196.1m in the same period last year.


HONG KONG: HK$200m Joint Venture For Glorious Sun And I.T just-style.com | 17 Nov 03

Casual apparel retailer-manufacturer Glorious Sun Enterprises Ltd and fashion house I.T Ltd are set to invest HK$200 million in a joint venture to tap China’s growing streetwear market.


GREECE: Clothing Firm Glou Doubles Jan-Sept Profit just-style.com | 5 Nov 03

Greek clothing company Glou, the exclusive representative and wholesaler of major brands such as Puma and Quiksilver, on Tuesday revealed it doubled its nine month profit on higher sales.


Taking sportswear to the extreme just-style.com | 1 Oct 03

From skateboarding to surfing, mountain and BMX biking, rock climbing, caving, kayaking and sky diving, servicing the extreme sports market can provide enormous profit opportunities for serious manufacturers writes Sonia Roberts.


USA: Quiksilver Q3 Profit Up 17% On Strong Sales just-style.com | 11 Sep 03

Trendy clothing producer Quiksilver Inc on Wednesday posted a double-digit jump in third quarter net profit as it was boosted by a sharp rise in revenue on the back of a big increase in sales through holiday bookings. The California-based firm, whose brands include Roxy, Raisins and Radio Fiji, reported net earnings for the quarter ended July 31 of $11.9 million, or 21 cents per share, compared to a profit of $8.8m, or 18 cents per share, in the year-ago period.


Natural looks lead the field at ISPO just-style.com | 9 Jul 03

Natural materials and technical fibres competed for attention at the recent ISPO trade fair for sports apparel and equipment. Cream cotton lawn blouses with bright stripes and patterns from the surf brands contrasted with technical seamless garments for dance and yoga. Multi-coloured 70s leather tennis shoes appeared side-by-side with automotive-inspired basketball boots and breathable lightweight watersport shoes with aerated panels.


UK: Faraway Trade Invests In Strategic MIS just-style.com | 26 Jun 03

Fashion supplier and importer Faraway Trade has invested in a new strategic management information system to underpin and add value to its merchandising, CRM, global sourcing and distribution operations.


USA: Quiksilver Enjoys Ride On Q2 Profit, Sales Wave just-style.com | 6 Jun 03

Leading lifestyle apparel company Quiksilver Inc was riding a crest of a wave on Friday as it posted a 67 per cent jump in second quarter earnings from the year-ago period thanks to strong surfwear sales.


USA: Quiksilver Lifts Q2 Sales, Profit Outlook just-style.com | 13 May 03

Casual clothing brand and retailer Quiksilver Inc on Tuesday raised its second quarter profit and sales outlook on the back of strong demand and improved gross margins in the key American and European markets.


USA: Quiksilver Agrees 2-for-1 Stock Split just-style.com | 31 Mar 03

Youth-oriented sports and casual apparel firm Quiksilver Inc on Friday revealed it had set a two-for-one stock split, to help boost the shares' liquidity. The California-based company said in a short news release the additional shares will be distributed on May 8 to holders of record at the close of the market on April 30.


USA: Quiksilver Forms China JV With Glorious Sun just-style.com | 11 Mar 03

Leading surf, ski and casual wear firm Quiksilver Inc on Monday said it has formed a joint venture with Glorious Sun Enterprises Ltd for retail stores and the wholesale distribution of its products in China.


USA: Quiksilver Doubles Q1 Profit, Lifts Outlook just-style.com | 7 Mar 03

Casual clothing and sports apparel maker Quiksilver Inc on Thursday revealed it more than doubled its first quarter consolidated net income to $6.6 million and raised it fiscal 2003 earnings and sales outlook.


USA: Quiksilver Names Greg Ziegler COO just-style.com | 3 Feb 03

Casual clothing and sports apparel designer and produce Quiksilver Inc has appointed Greg Ziegler to the position of chief operating officer and promoted several other key employees. The California-based firm said Ziegler was given the title to match duties he was already carrying out and also said it has split financial responsibilities with Bill Bussiere being named CFO of Quiksilver USA to allow CFO Steven Brink to concentrate on acquisitions and global operations.


USA: Quiksilver Comfortable With City Forecasts just-style.com | 14 Jan 03

Leading sportswear and casual clothing firm Quiksilver Inc on Monday said it is comfortable with Wall Street forecasts for first quarter and full-year earnings.


USA: Quiksilver Q4 Profit Rockets 412% just-style.com | 19 Dec 02

Casual clothing and sports apparel maker Quiksilver Inc on Wednesday posted a 412 per cent jump in fourth quarter net income to $12.1 million from $2.3m in the year-ago period on the back of soaring sales. The California-based firm said net sales for quarter to October 31 increased 14.6 per cent to around $195m from $170.1m in 2001, with full-year sales up 13.8 per cent to $700m and full-year net income up 34.2 per cent to $37.5m from $28m last year.


AUSTRALIA: Billabong Named In $140m US Lawsuit - Paper just-style.com | 10 Dec 02

Australian surfwear group Billabong International Ltd is one of six defendants named in a US$140 million US lawsuit stemming from the dismissal of an employee from a company that was a one-time target in an acquisition that didn't proceed.


USA: Quiksilver To Buy Australian, Japanese Licensees For $93m just-style.com | 20 Nov 02

Casual and sports apparel maker Quiksilver Inc is to buy out its licensees in Japan and Australia in a move calculated to give worldwide control over its brands, products, distribution and advertising. The $93 million deal with Ug Manufacturing in Australia and Quiksilver Japan, is due to be completed by December 1.


USA: Women's Action Sports Trade Show To Debut Next Year just-style.com | 13 Nov 02

A new trade show covering the women's action sports industry is taking place for the first time on 17-19 July 2003 at the Long Beach Convention Center, CA.


USA: Aussie Apparel Lands Hot Tuna For $7.5m just-style.com | 21 Oct 02

Australia's Federation Group is to sell the global rights to its Hot Tuna, Xisle, Bulls Head, Piranha Boy and Piranha Girl, surf and skate apparel brands to Aussie Apparel Group Ltd for around US$7.5 million. An initial payment of cash and stock has been made to Federation Group totalling approximately $250,000, with further payments due as the definitive agreement is completed.


USA: Quiksilver Buys Retail Chain Beach Street just-style.com | 24 Sep 02

California-based casual clothing maker Quiksilver Inc on Monday revealed it had agreed a $7.5 million deal to buy Beach Street Inc, the owner and operator of 26 Quiksilver outlet stores, in an all stock transaction. Quiksilver said in a statement it expects the deal to add around $12m in revenue to its fiscal 2003 results and plans to integrate the operations of Beach Street with its own QS Retail Inc division.


USA: Quiksilver Q3 Net Income Surges 11 Per Cent just-style.com | 13 Sep 02

Activewear firm Quiksilver Inc today reported consolidated net sales for the third quarter of fiscal 2002 increased 12.0 per cent to $173.96 million compared to $155.25 million in the same period last year.

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