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Billabong Archives

Quiksilver’s Asia Pacific distribution centre sold for $22.8 million

The surfwear retailer recently upgraded the facility, doubling turnover.

Former Billabong chief bags top job at Gap

Neil Fiske will join another struggling retail business.

Boardriders appoints new Billabong leadership team

Billabong's new owner brings in new team for turnaround.

Billabong’s last day on the ASX

Boardriders deal receives final approvals.

Quiksilver parent to acquire Billabong

Shareholders vote in favour of deal.

Quiksilver parent issues warning over Billabong deal

Billabong suitor says it may abandon its proposed acquisition if shareholders vote down current price.

Myer leads list of retailers axed from ASX

Struggling retailers removed from benchmark index.

Billabong losses deepen despite US momentum

'Suffering sports action sector' hits surf company.

Independent expert gives Billabong takeover green light

Financial firm says deal is "fair and reasonable".

Quiksilver parent appoints new chief

Billabong deal nearly done as replacement CEO found following tragic loss.

A rocky future ahead for Aussie retailers

Iconic Aussie brands – Oroton and Billabong – both face an uncertain future. Where did it all go wrong?

Quiksilver makes bid for Billabong

Iconic surf brands in talks.

APAC bogs down Billabong

Surfwear giant continues turnaround amid choppy conditions.

The light at the end of the tunnel?

Retailers are deepening their investment in omnichannel to get back to black.

Aussie surf brands headed for a wipeout?

Choppy waters ahead for retailers.

Company results fall short of expectations

Despite profit growth and stronger returns, stock pickers and analysts term the August reporting season as 'disappointin...

Australia burns Billabong

Surfwear retailer's CEO looks to turn the tide after massive loss.

Aussie retailers conquer the world

Local retailers taste overseas success.

Melbourne investor snaps up another Sunshine Coast strip

Family makes third investment in 12 months.

Billabong appoints Nordstrom exec as CFO

Surfwear brand ends long-running global search.