Vans, Inc (Nasdaq: VANS) has announced record financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended August 26, 2000. Net sales for the quarter increased 21.4 per cent to $100.6m, compared to $82.9m for the first quarter of fiscal 2000. Net income rose 28 per cent to $7.6m, versus net income of $5.9m in the same period last year, and diluted earnings per share increased 23.