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Quiksilver Turns to Growth With Boardriders Name Change, Hospitality Expansion

The company, which said it has been on an aggressive path to a turnaround following its emergence from bankruptcy last year, also has plans to open the first Boardriders store in the Americas in Malibu.

clock March 8, 2017Kari Hamanaka

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Quiksilver Americas President Talks Future

The company’s biggest challenge has been brand dilution and tactics to address that will be top of mind for management as the company emerges from bankruptcy next month.

clock January 28, 2016Kari Hamanaka

Outside a Quiksilver store.


Quiksilver to Exit From Bankruptcy in February

The firm will emerge as a private company next month following today’s confirmation of its bankruptcy plan.

clock January 28, 2016Kari Hamanaka


Quiksilver Results Point to Tough Road Ahead

The action sports company reported a rugged year, a day before its bankruptcy plan goes before a Delaware court judge.

clock January 27, 2016Kari Hamanaka


Mediator to Hear Dispute Over Quiksilver Valuation

A judge seeks to remove any potential wrench in the action-sports company’s bankruptcy proceedings by sending discord over the company’s worth to mediation.

clock January 5, 2016Kari Hamanaka


Quiksilver Valuation Slides as Business Struggles

A new motion filed in the company’s bankruptcy case by Oaktree indicates continued stress on operations amid broader struggles to the action sports market.

clock December 30, 2015Kari Hamanaka


Quiksilver Reorg Plan Goes to Creditors for Vote

A deadline and hearing were set for the action sports company’s plan for reorganization.

clock December 7, 2015Kari Hamanaka


Quiksilver Employee Incentive Plan Gets Pushback

U.S. Trustee pushes the company to raise the performance bar for the executives expected to benefit from the program.

clock November 25, 2015Kari Hamanaka


Quiksilver Seeks Court Approval to Sell Athletic Shoe Brand

The running shoe, called Ampla, was never brought to market but two former executives have put in a bid to buy it.

clock October 28, 2015Kari Hamanaka


Quiksilver’s $175M Financing Package Given Green Light by Judge

The action sports company was also approved for another $10 million as it continues to wind its way through bankruptcy reorganization.

clock October 16, 2015Kari Hamanaka



Retail’s Burning Question: Trouble for Specialty Retailers?

Do recent American Apparel and Quiksilver bankruptcies portend trouble at specialty?

clock October 7, 2015Arthur Zaczkiewicz


Jobs Report Sinks U.S. Stocks

Stocks slid on a disappointing jobs report, while several retailers made post-market announcements.

clock October 2, 2015Debra Borchardt


Quiksilver Stock to be Removed From NYSE

The action sports company’s stock will have its listing removed from the exchange in October.

clock September 29, 2015Kari Hamanaka



Action Sports Brands Trying to Stay Afloat

Action sports brands are trying to get their mojo back after the rise of fast fashion, the Great Recession and the advent of ath-leisure.

clock September 10, 2015Kari Hamanaka

Ouside a Quiksilver women's store.


Quiksilver’s Chapter 11 Points to Broader Action Sports Industry Challenges

The action sports brand's woes raise the question: Is the sector suited to big companies?

clock September 9, 2015Kari Hamanaka

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