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US: Rocky Brands doubles Q3 profit on higher margins | 29 Oct 08

Higher selling prices and falling costs helped Rocky Brands to more than double its third quarter profit, despite a double-digit slump in sales.

US: Rocky Brands in Eastern Europe distribution deal | 25 Jul 08

Footwear and apparel maker Rocky Brands Inc is to distribute its Rocky Outdoor hunting boots in Eastern Europe after signing a multi-year agreement with Finnish company Rapala VMC Oyi.

US: Rocky Brands swings to Q2 profit on margin boost | 25 Jul 08

Footwear and apparel maker Rocky Brands’ earnings-enhancing strategy bore fruit with a US$0.7m profit in the company’s second quarter.

US: Rocky Brands wins $7.2m military boot orders | 18 Jul 08

Rocky Brands Inc has been awarded two new boot orders worth $7.1m from the US military.

US: Rocky Brands resolves lawsuit against ex-employee | 29 Apr 08

Outdoor footwear operator Rocky Brands has settled a lawsuit against former employee Glen Bratcher, Westwood Footwear and Accessories, and Chinese manufacturer Nantong Hong Yi Wang Shoes who were allegedly planning to copy some of its most popular shoes.

US: Q1 profits narrow to $0.3m at Rocky Brands | 25 Apr 08

Footwear and apparel company Rocky Brands says it is “encouraged” by the company’s recent performance, despite a narrowing of first quarter profits to US$0.3m.

US: Dickies and Rocky Brands extend license deal | 14 Apr 08

Williamson-Dickie, maker of workwear brand Dickies, has extended the license agreement that allows Rocky Brands to exclusively manufacture and market footwear under the Dickies brand in the US to 2010.

US: Rocky Brands FY losses widen to $23m | 28 Feb 08

Footwear and apparel company Rocky Brands posted a loss of US$23.1m in 2007 after experiencing a “challenging” year.

US: Rocky Brands cuts FY forecast as Q3 profit slumps 73% | 23 Oct 07

Third quarter profit at shoe and apparel maker Rocky Brands Inc has slumped by 73.8% on a fall in gross margins and higher operating costs, prompting the firm to cut its full year earnings forecast.

US: Rocky Brands to consolidate distribution ops | 29 Aug 07

Rocky Brands is consolidating its distribution operations in an effort to improve customer service and increase the company's profitability.

US: Prime and Irving merger forms largest leather tannery | 14 Aug 07

Prime Tanning Co and Irving Tanning Company have signed a letter of intent to merge, in a move that will create the largest vertically integrated tanning operation in the US with revenues in excess of US$225m.

US: Rocky Brands Q1 profit flat at $0.8m | 9 May 07

Gains in Rocky Brands’ work and outdoor segments were offset by a decrease in its western business, keeping first quarter profit little changed from last year at the footwear and apparel maker.

US: Rocky Brands Q4 sales fall 6% | 7 Mar 07

Footwear and apparel manufacturer Rocky Brands has posted fourth quarter net sales of $70.6m, down from $74.9m in its fourth quarter last year, due in part to lower demand for military footwear.

US: Rocky Brands stumbles with 35% Q3 profit fall | 7 Nov 06

Footwear maker Rocky Brands Inc has reported a 35% plunge in third quarter profit, reflecting what it describes as “ongoing challenges” in the outdoor segment and a slowdown in its fashion-oriented western footwear business.

US: Disappointing results prompt caution at Rocky Brands | 28 Jul 06

Footwear and apparel company Rocky Brands is taking a more cautious view of the rest of 2006 after posting disappointing results in the second quarter.

US: Rocky Brands sees sales fall, refinances loan | 14 Jul 06

Footwear and clothing company Rocky Brands saw Q2 sales fall thanks to a loss of business with the US military and weak outdoor clothing sales.

US: Rocky to make Michelin-branded shoe line | 27 Jun 06

Shoe maker Rocky Brands has agreed to make, market and distribute a line of Michelin-branded footwear in North America.

US: Rocky to make Sole Matters' Zumfoot line | 21 Jun 06

Shoe and apparel maker Rocky Brands has signed a licensing deal with Sole Matters to make, market and distribute a line of footwear.

US: Rocky Shoes announces name change | 25 May 06

Shoe and apparel company Rocky Shoes & Boots Inc has changed its name to Rocky Brands Inc to reflect its “diversified portfolio”. Chairman and CEO Mike Brooks said: "The Rocky name is synonymous with quality, comfort, and durability and it will continue to serve as the foundation of our company into the future. “At the same time, we now operate a diversified portfolio of leading brands in addition to Rocky Outdoor Gear including Georgia Boot, Durango, Lehigh and Dickies, and we believe our new name better represents our expanded operations and our growing position in the marketplace.” We move forward with a solid platform for growth and an organization focused on capitalizing on the many opportunities that still lie ahead."



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