Steps taken to improve Quiksilver Inc.’s long-term business profile, including the closure of weaker stores, resulted in a wider loss in the first quarter.
In the three months ended Jan. 31, the Huntington Beach, Calif.-based owner of the Quiksilver, Roxy and DC brands saw net losses grow to $31.1 million, or 19 cents a diluted share, from losses of $22.6 million, or 14 cents, in the first quarter of 2012. Its operating loss more than tripled to $8.7 million from $2.5 million.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"