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Stevie Williams on goals for Asphalt Yacht Club

Stevie Williams on goals for Asphalt Yacht Club

April 22, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Skater and businessman Stevie Williams answers some questions about his new brand, Asphalt Yacht Club.
Vans hires new Global VP of Marketing

Vans hires new Global VP of Marketing

April 16, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Vans will announce this morning that it has hired Fara Howard as the new Global Vice President of Marketing.
Vans President, global marketing leader on what new marketing role means for Vans

Vans President, global marketing leader on what new marketing role means for Vans

April 16, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
An interview with Kevin Bailey and Fara Howard about why the global role was necessary, how the marketing structure will change, and why Fara's experience is a fit for Vans.
Paul Rodriguez on why he tweaked board business model with new brand

Paul Rodriguez on why he tweaked board business model with new brand

April 11, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Paul Rodriguez tells SES how a confluence of technology and skateboard industry trends has led him to tweak the typical board business model with his new brand, Primitive Skateboarding.
Zumiez details March results

Zumiez details March results

April 10, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Details about which categories performed well and which didn't in March.
La Jolla Group CEO on 2013 performance, future strategies, leadership change

La Jolla Group CEO on 2013 performance, future strategies, leadership change

April 08, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Daniel Neukomm tells us how 2013 turned out for the company, new company strategies, changes made during his first year on the job, and about Steve Wilson's new role.
New job for Steve Wilson at La Jolla Group

New job for Steve Wilson at La Jolla Group

April 08, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Steve Wilson, President of O’Neill Clothing, is migrating into a new position at the La Jolla Group.
VF promotes Vans President Kevin Bailey, others

VF promotes Vans President Kevin Bailey, others

April 08, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
VF announced several executive promotions Tuesday morning.
John Mills joins TravisMathew apparel brand

John Mills joins TravisMathew apparel brand

April 03, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
The former senior Quiksilver sales executives moves to a new job.
A visit to PacSun's flagship Brea store for spring

A visit to PacSun's flagship Brea store for spring

March 31, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Photos of the Spring '14 floorset at PacSun that demonstrate the evolution of the retailer and its merchandise mix.
Spy grows sales and improves margins in 2013

Spy grows sales and improves margins in 2013

March 21, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Spy reported Q4 and full year results Thursday and we have details about how the sunglass and optical brand performed.
Zumiez's president and head merchant resigns

Zumiez's president and head merchant resigns

March 21, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Zumiez announced today that a senior executive is departing the company.
Tilly's

Tilly's "not satisfied" with performance, plans several big strategy changes

March 19, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Tilly’s detailed several significant strategy changes during an earnings call in response to the challenging and volatile retail environment. We have the details.
PacSun details what worked in a difficult retail landscape

PacSun details what worked in a difficult retail landscape

March 18, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
PacSun is outperforming some teen retailers when it comes to same store sales. We listened to the Q4 earnings call and have details about what is working, financial results.
Weak footwear trends weigh on Journeys, Schuh

Weak footwear trends weigh on Journeys, Schuh

March 17, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Details from Genesco's earnings conference call including Canada store opening plans, why the skate/athletic side of the business is soft, and why there is no Nike at Journeys stores.
Zumiez CEO on Blue Tomato results and openings, footwear woes, the unsettled retail landscape, new store plans

Zumiez CEO on Blue Tomato results and openings, footwear woes, the unsettled retail landscape, new store plans

March 14, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Zumiez executives discussed Q4 results, store opening plans, footwear and snow woes, and much more on the company's earnings call Thursday. We have the details.
Tinkess to exit RVCA and the Billabong Group

Tinkess to exit RVCA and the Billabong Group

March 14, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Top Billabong Group executive Mark Tinkess is departing the company after 13 years, Shop-eat-surf has confirmed.
Updated: Quiksilver restructures Americas sales force

Updated: Quiksilver restructures Americas sales force

March 12, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Quiksilver restructured its North American sales force Tuesday, aligning sales teams around different distribution channels. Quiksilver executives explain the changes, and the new positions created, in an interview.
Clements and Meronek expand The Boardr

Clements and Meronek expand The Boardr

March 11, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
We talk with Ryan Clements and Rob Meronek about their expanding skate business.
Matix President on brand building efforts, new categories

Matix President on brand building efforts, new categories

March 10, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Brian Dunlap filled us in on how many accounts Matix has opened since it moved under the Westlife Distribution umbrella, new categories it is launching, and how retail marketing efforts are boosting results.
Skullcandy to enter Walmart, CEO explains rationale

Skullcandy to enter Walmart, CEO explains rationale

March 07, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
CEO Hoby Darling explained during a conference call why the company will move into Walmart and its plans to support core retailers.
Skullcandy Q4 results and 2014 plans - CEO says turnaround taking root

Skullcandy Q4 results and 2014 plans - CEO says turnaround taking root

March 07, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Skullcandy's fourth quarter results and forecast for next year sent its stock soaring. We have details about the company's plans.
Foot Locker discusses CCS Q4 sales

Foot Locker discusses CCS Q4 sales

March 07, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Parent company Foot Locker discussed CCS results during an earnings conference call today that we listened to.
Interesting business trends at Quiksilver in Q1

Interesting business trends at Quiksilver in Q1

March 06, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Quiksilver hosted an information-packed earnings conference call Thursday, and we have all the highlights.
Quiksilver sees worrisome trend in erosion of core account base

Quiksilver sees worrisome trend in erosion of core account base

March 06, 2014 Tiffany Montgomery
Quiksilver CEO Andy Mooney articulated during an earnings conference call what many have feared - the worrisome trends in the core account base.