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SurfStitch Archives

Retail appointments of the week

Design trailblazer Virgil Abloh passes away; Surfstitch MD Justin Hillberg steps down; PepsiCo welcomes new CEO.

SurfStitch managing director stepping down this week

Justin Hillberg has been leading the surf brand’s restructure and is leaving after seven years with the company.

Beyond the beach: Richard Facioni outlines plans for Surfstitch

The online retailer is expanding into new products and categories, such as sneakers, camping and urban tech. Here's why....

General Pants CEO: ‘There’s been a lot of interest in the brand’

Sacha Laing reveals how an end-to-end business transformation is driving General Pants' current success – and attracting...

Surfstitch partners with General Pants to add 11 brands to its roster

Online surfwear retailer SurfStitch is to start stocking General Pants’ 11 private label brands after forming a long-ter...

From the source: Justin Hillberg, Surfstitch

The online retailer is in "better shape than ever" and ready to unleash some new customer initiatives this year.

Surfstitch prepares for a year of innovation

Creativity is at the top of the priority list for the Aussie fashion retailer this year.

Will 2020 be the year Singles’ Day goes global?

Why China’s version of Black Friday is gaining traction with brands and consumers around the world.

From the source: Steve Castledine, Adidas

We speak with the global sports giant's general manager for Australia and New Zealand.

SurfStitch AGM delayed again

Surfwear chain files request for delay till 2020.

SurfStitch creditors approve EziBuy proposal

Alceon will acquire embattled surfwear company.

SurfStitch supporters say turnaround still possible

Co-founder speaks out on proposals to save surf wear retailer.

SurfStitch director puts forward counter offer for business

Abigail Cheadle has an enhanced proposal for Surfstitch creditors to mull over.

Surfstitch creditors to weigh Ezibuy deal

Ezibuy parent in the running to acquire collapsed surfwear retailer.

A year in review: the major stories of 2017

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

Surfstitch drowns one litigation

Embattled surfwear chain Surfstitch has cleared one litigation swell.

The global rise of Black Friday

The sales event has transcended its origins in the US to truly become an international phenomenon.

Surfstitch secretary resigns

Embattled retailer continues with administration process.

Surfstitch casts aside another brand

Surfgroup retailer sells subsidiary as administration process continues.