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Billabong Archives

Surfstitch shares halted till August

Troubled sports e-tailer suspends shares for at least three months.

Tigerlily’s next move

Why Billabong’s sale of Tigerlily may be a blessing in disguise for the swimwear brand.

The agony and ecstasy of half-yearly results

First half sales results from ASX-listed retailers confirm continuing difficult retail conditions.

Billabong earnings take a plunge

Surfwear retailer hits rough waters with latest trading update.

Billabong sells off beachwear brand

Surfing retailer trims its brand portfolio.

Ex-Billabong CEO guilty of fraud

Former boss of the surfwear brand spends first night behind bars.

Billabong’s new board addition

Surfing group's new director to take over as chair of its remuneration committee.

Billabong says weather slowed first-half sales

Surfwear retailer expects first half to be substantially lower than prior corresponding period.

SurfStitch Group appoints new CFO

Surfing goods retailer appoints new chief financial officer and company secretary.

Billabong swings to full year loss

Surfing group hit by higher tax expenses.

Billabong settles shareholder class action

Retailer agrees to pay $45 million to disgruntled shareholders.

Billabong to sell off skate brand

Surfing retailer to sell off skate brand, as board continues turnaround strategy.

CBA report: ‘More female executives, more success’

CBA rates retail industry among the top performers for gender balance in leadership positions.

Surfing retail giant posts 1H loss

Company's top three brands grow sales, but profit still down.

Billabong’s US president to retire

“After getting into the business to surf more, I’m now stepping back from the business to surf more.”

Billabong cracks down on counterfeits

Surf brand removes more than 2 million fakes.

Billabong director resigns

Director resigns over potential conflict with investment portfolio.

Billabong back in the black

Turnaround pays off as Billabong posts first full year profit since 2011.

Billabong faces multimillion dollar court action

Billabong defends major legal proceedings over earnings downgrade.

Surf’s up

Surfwear retailers find a more favourable tide with profitability and sales outlook improving.

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