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Volcom Water Aware denim cuts water use by up to 40% Beth Wright | 12 Aug 19

The latest jeans collection from US skate, swim and snowboarding brand Volcom uses reformulated water-saving techniques in the finishing processes to save an average of 13 litres of water per pair.

Volcom launches Farm To Yarn organic cotton range Hannah Abdulla | 22 Jan 19

US skate, swim, and snowboarding lifestyle brand Volcom has partnered with social enterprise CottonConnect on an initiative that allows it to trace certified organic cotton back to farms in India.

Kering's Volcom uses sustainable fibre for swim line Michelle Russell | 2 Nov 16

Kering-owned luxury sports and lifestyle fashion brand Volcom has partnered with Italian yarn maker Aquafil to launch a women's swimwear collection made using a fibre derived from 100% regenerated nylon waste materials.

US: Volcom chooses compliance software solution Richard Woodard | 29 Apr 14

Lifestyle brand Volcom has chosen to implement the Texbase software solution to fulfill its supply chain, materials and product quality and compliance management requirements.

US: Volcom hires Meehan as North America president Katie Smith | 5 Nov 13

Kering-owned skatewear brand Volcom has appointed Kevin Meehan to the newly-created role of president of North America.

FRANCE: PPR completes name change to Kering Petah Marian | 19 Jun 13

French luxury group PPR has officially changed its name to Kering, after its AGM yesterday (18 June).

US: Surfwear maker Volcom adds to women's team Katie Smith | 23 May 13

Kering-owned skatewear brand Volcom has appointed former Billabong executive Mandy Fry to the newly-created position as vice president of its women's division.

US: Volcom to undergo Environmental Profit & Loss account Petah Marian | 11 Apr 13

Skatewear brand Volcom is set to increase its focus on sustainability, becoming the latest Kering-owned brand to undergo an Environmental Profit and Loss.

FRANCE: PPR changes name to Kering Katie Smith | 22 Mar 13

French apparel group PPR is changing its name to Kering as it looks to position itself as a luxury and sportswear business.

FRANCE: PPR to launch Volcom branded footwear range Katie Smith | 6 Nov 12

French luxury goods group PPR has confirmed plans to launch a footwear range under the Volcom brand during autumn next year.

FRANCE: PPR appoints Hymel as sport and lifestyle COO Petah Marian | 25 Jan 12

PPR has appointed Todd Hymel in the newly created role of chief operating officer of the company's sport and lifestyle division.

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.

FRANCE: PPR to buy high end Italian tailor Brioni Leonie Barrie | 8 Nov 11

French luxury goods group PPR today (8 November) said it is buying high end Italian tailor Brioni for an undisclosed sum.

FRANCE: PPR Q3 revenue up on accelerating luxury sales Petah Marian | 27 Oct 11

PPR has attributed a 7% rise in third-quarter revenue to a jump in luxury sales over the period.

US: PPR concludes Volcom acquisition just-style.com | 23 Jun 11

Luxury goods and fashion group PPR has completed its acquisition of action sports apparel company Volcom, acquiring 87.4% of the company’s shares by the conclusion of its extended offer period.

US: PPR and Volcom complete deal just-style.com | 17 Jun 11

French fashion group PPR has completed its US$24.50 tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of active apparel brand Volcom.

US: PPR and Volcom confirm antitrust seal just-style.com | 10 Jun 11

Luxury goods group PPR and apparel firm Volcom have jointly announced they have received all antitrust approvals for PPR to acquire the shares of Volcom.

US: PPR offer period for Volcom extended just-style.com | 9 Jun 11

Luxury goods group PPR has extended the offer period to acquire the shares of action sports apparel company Volcom to allow the necessary regulatory approvals to be secured.

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US: Volcom Q1 profit tumbles 39% just-style.com | 4 May 11

Californian surfwear firm Volcom Inc – which is to be bought by French retailer and luxury goods giant PPR for US$607.5m – has booked a 39% drop in first quarter profit it emerged yesterday (3 May).

FRANCE: PPR to acquire Volcom for $607.5m just-style.com | 3 May 11

French fashion group PPR has agreed to acquire US active apparel brand Volcom in a deal worth US$607.5m.

US: Volcom appoints CEO of Volcom Australia just-style.com | 24 Mar 11

US apparel firm Volcom has announced that Dougall Walker has joined the company as chief executive officer of Volcom Australia.

US: Volcom sees Q4 profits halve just-style.com | 25 Feb 11

US youth clothing company Volcom has posted declining profits for the fourth quarter, amid lower gross margins.

US: Volcom Q3 profit down despite sales rise just-style.com | 29 Oct 10

US apparel group Volcom said its third quarter results were on target after a double-digit revenue rise was accompanied by a slight decline in profitability.

US: Volcom to distribute directly in Spain just-style.com | 19 Oct 10

Clothing firm Volcom is to directly distribute its products in Spain having acquired strategic assets from its current distributor in the region. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

US: Volcom edges to Q2 profit just-style.com | 30 Jul 10

Youth-oriented apparel company Volcom remained fractionally in profit during the second quarter, thanks to a double-digit revenue hike.

US: Volcom to acquire licensee in Australia just-style.com | 23 Jul 10

Clothing firm Volcom has signed an agreement to acquire its Volcom licensee in Australia for an undisclosed amount.

US: Volcom unites sustainability and CSR activities just-style.com | 7 Jun 10

Clothing maker Volcom Inc is bringing together its sustainability and corporate social responsibility activities under one programme that will be managed by company veteran Derek Sabori.

US: Volcom books 79% Q1 profit hike just-style.com | 30 Apr 10

Youth clothing maker Volcom Inc has reported "stronger than anticpated" first quarter earnings, thanks to strong sales across its business.

US: Volcom shuffles marketing executives just-style.com | 17 Mar 10

Youth-oriented apparel company Volcom has reorganised its marketing team and relocated marketing executive vice president Troy Eckert to Hawaii.


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