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Surf Expo Swim Section Boasts More than 250 Lines This September

August 13, 2010 6:43 AM

Boardsport and Beach Retailers from the U.S., Caribbean, South and Central America Ready to Buy

Still a month before the September 10-12, 2010 show, Surf Expo announced today that its swim section is near sell-out status.

With more than 250 women’s, juniors’ and childrens lines, it’s the deepest offering retailers have seen at Surf Expo in recent years. New lines like Original Penguin, WeSC and Seafolly are joining hot swim brands like Malibu Dream Girl, Sunsets and surf shop mainstays like L*Space, Quiksilver, Billabong and O’Neill, to create an offering that spans the gamut of the coastal marketplace.

“The swim industry has always made Surf Expo a priority. Swimwear is a product every waterfront shop and resort needs,” says Show Director Roy Turner.

“With a large buying contingency from the Caribbean, South and Central America at our September show added to the mix of retailers from across the country -- and retailers buying from both action sports and resort and boutique retailers -- manufacturers can expect to be busy non-stop.”

Space in the Swim section is almost sold out! To get your line in, contact Account Executive Jane Preston today at 813.645.9694 or jpreston@surfexpo.com.

Here is just a small sampling of the swim lines set to exhibit at Surf Expo next month:

  • ...Lost
  • 2 Bamboo
  • 24th & Ocean
  • ABS by Allen Schwartz
  • Aerin Rose
  • Alicia Simone
  • Athena Pick Your Fit
  • b.Swim
  • Billabong Girls
  • Body Glove Int.
  • Breaking Waves
  • Captiva
  • Caribbean Joe
  • Carmen Marc Valvo
  • CEEB
  • Chica Rica
  • Christina
  • Cia Maritima
  • Cocktail Pareos Collection
  • Coco Rave
  • Coquina Beach
  • Cover Me Swim
  • Cover Style
  • DKNY Donna Karan New York
  • Echo
  • Ella Moss/Splendid Swim
  • Fantasizer
  • Fox
  • Gossip Girl
  • Gottex
  • Guess Swimwear
  • Guria Beachwear
  • Hawaiian Island Creation
  • Heat Swimwear
  • Hobie
  • Hula Star
  • Hurley Swim
  • Indigo Bay
  • Island Daze
  • Island Pearls
  • Island World
  • It Figures!
  • Jacquelin Arnaud
  • Jamaican Style
  • Juicy Couture Swim
  • Kali Girlz
  • Kanu Surf
  • Kariza Designs
  • Ke Chika
  • Kenneth Cole NY
  • L*Space
  • La Blanca By Rod Beattie
  • Laguna Beach Swimwear Inc.
  • Lauren By Ralph Lauren
  • Le Soleil Bebe
  • Leilani
  • Love True Love Swimwear
  • Luli Fama
  • Luxe by Lisa Vogel
  • Magic Suit
  • Mar Chiquita
  • Marc by Marc Jacobs
  • Michael Michael Kors Swimwear
  • Miracle Suit
  • Nanette Lepore
  • Nat Geo Kids Swim
  • Nautica
  • Next by Athena
  • Nicole Olivier Swimwear
  • Nike Swim
  • OndadeMar
  • O'Neill Juniors
  • Original Penguin
  • Playboy Swim
  • Point Conception
  • Puma
  • Quiksilver
  • Raisins
  • Rampage Swim
  • Reebok
  • Rip Curl
  • Roxanne
  • Roxy
  • RS Surf
  • Rusty
  • Sea Goddess
  • Seafolly
  • Seaside Swim
  • Shi Swim
  • Silhouette Solution
  • Sizzle Beach
  • Sol Azul Swimwear
  • Solar System
  • Speedo
  • Sprinkles
  • St. John Swimwear
  • St. Tropez
  • Sunsets
  • Swim Systems
  • T.H.E. Life
  • Tommy Bahama
  • Tommy Hilfiger Swimwear
  • Tori Richard LTD.
  • Trina Turk Swim & Spa Collection
  • Volcom
  • WeSC- We Are the Superlative Conspiracy
  • YBL Swimwear

The next Surf Expo show will be held Friday – Sunday, September 10-12, 2010 in Orlando, Florida. For more show information, call 678.781.7900 or go to surfexpo.com.

About Surf Expo

With headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, Surf Expo is the largest and longest-running trade show for the board/beach/fashion industry (34 years). Surf Expo is held in January and September in Orlando, Florida, and draws buyers from specialty stores across the U.S., the Caribbean, Central and South America and around the world. Surf Expo is endorsed by the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA); the Board Retailers Association (BRA), and the Water Sports Industry Association (WSIA).

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