Billabong International Archives - Inside Retail

A year in review: the major stories of 2017

Here’s a recap of what grabbed headlines this year.

Not waving, but drowning?

With the upcoming AGM in a couple of weeks, what will the future hold for the once iconic brand?

Do online retailers still have a trust problem?

As bricks-and-mortar retailers prepare to spend big on digital, pureplay retailers are still grappling with a very long-standing issue.

Billabong to ride out Aussie retail storm

Billabong CEO Neil Fiske says he’s realistic about the Aussie market in FY18.

Australia burns Billabong

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

Billabong faces multimillion dollar court action

Billabong defends major legal proceedings over earnings downgrade.

SurfStitch in IPO talks

Online retailer closer to stock exchange listing.

Billabong appoints acting Americas president

Surfwear retailer recruits surfing industry veteran as acting president of the Americas.