We spent a day walking through industry stores and others on the main drag in Waikiki to see what's new in this key shopping area in the key market of Hawaii
Details about Volcom's sales performance in the first quarter
Danish Gajiani explains why the licensed apparel company is moving into action sports and streetwear and its plans for the space. Plus, the hiring of a new CFO, industry veteran Bill Bussiere.
Mad Engine is announcing this morning that it is acquiring urban streetwear brand Lifted Research Group (LRG).
Pierre tells us about a big change for Altamont, what it's been like to compete with multi-billion dollar athletic companies, and what he sees for the skate market in the future
Hi-Tech in Maui has some unique challenges - Costco is a two-minute walk from the retailer's flagship store, and industry brands operate about 25 shops on the island. We talk to Kim about how Hi-Tech manages to thrive despite the competition, ask him what is working in his stores, and about why he is so excited about hydrofoiling.
Details from Zumiez's annual report including changes in category sales, big projects for 2017, five-year store growth rates, and more
ISA President Fernando Aguerre updated industry executives on the status of surfing’s participation in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, including a plan for a two-week beach festival
Susan Branch, who led the team that won three key SIMA Awards last month, is leaving the brand to spend more time with her family
The 17-year veteran of Active Ride Shop who most recently served as Vice President of Marketing has exited the company
What we saw at the Macy's, PacSun, Local Motion, Zumiez, Rip Curl, T&C, HIC, Vans, North Face, Nordstrom and Vans stores at Ala Moana Shopping Center in Honolulu