Rocky Sees EJ Acquisition Help More Than Double Q4 Sales

Rocky Shoes & Boots, Inc. posted a 128% net sales increase for the fourth quarter to a record $74.9 million compared to $32.9 million for the corresponding period a year ago. The sales were boosted by a $41.8 million dollar contribution from the acquired

Zumiez Comps Jump 28% For February

Zumiez Inc. saw total net sales for the month of February increase 52.9% to $14.4 million, compared to $9.4 million for the same month last year. The company's comparable store sales increased 28.0% for the past month, versus a comparable store sales

Aldila Posts 45% Sales Gain in Fourth Quarter

Aldila, Inc. reported net sales increased 45.2% to $18.0 million for the fourth quarter compared to $12.4 million in the same quarter of 2004. The company reported net income of $2.7 million (48 cents per diluted share) for the fourth quarter of 2005 as c

Pacific Sunwear Sees February Comps Slip 3.1%

Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. reported that total sales for February increased 7.0% to $89.0 million over total sales of $83.2 million during the same period last year. Total company same store sales decreased 3.1% during the same period. By concept

Foot Locker Rides 3.9% Q4 Comp Gain to 7% Net Increase

Foot Locker, Inc. reported that net income increased 7.0% to 61 cents per share, or $96 million, from 57 cents per share, or $89 million last year. For the fourth quarter period, sales increased 1.9% to $1.56 billion this year compared with sales of $1.54

Stage Stores Promotes from Within

Stage Stores, Inc. promoted Dennis Abramczyk to Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer of the Peebles Division, located in South Hill, Virginia. Cinny Murray has been promoted to the new position of Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising

Intrawest Undergoes Strategic Review

Intrawest Corporation has initiated a review of strategic options available to the company for enhancing shareholder value, including, but not limited to, a capital structure review, strategic partnerships or business combinations. The company has retaine

Payless Q4 Sales Up Slightly; Comps up 2.3%

Payless ShoeSource, Inc. saw sales during the fourth quarter of 2005 total $611.3 million, a 0.7% increase from $607.2 million during the fourth quarter 2004. Same-store sales increased 2.3% during the fourth quarter 2005. Average footwear unit retail for

Vail Resorts Shuffles Executive Ranks; Moves to Denver

Vail Resorts, Inc. named Robert Katz as CEO. William A. Jensen and Roger McCarthy were named Co-Presidents of the company's Mountain Division; promoted Jeffrey W. Jones to Senior Executive Vice President and Martha D. Rehm to Executive Vice President

Golf Galaxy Plans Four New Stores in March

Golf Galaxy, Inc. plans to open four new stores in March, the first full month of its 2007 fiscal year. The new stores, which are among a total of 11 the specialty retailer plans to open this spring, include one store each in Pittsburgh; Paramus, NJ; Skok

Everlast Posts 29% 2005 Revenue Jump

Everlast Worldwide Inc. saw net revenues from continuing operations increase 29% for the year to a record $43.3 million as compared to $33.5 million in 2004. The net revenue growth was achieved by a 32% increase in net licensing revenue to $12 million as

CamelBak On Sale at Costco?

CamelBak Products, LLC is investigating how a small quantity of CamelBak M.U.L.E. models turned up for sale on the Costco web site. The unauthorized sale was spotted by CamelBak employees. Costco is not a CamelBak dealer, says Layne Rigney, CamelBak'

REI Names Walker as VP and General Counsel

Recreational Equipment, Inc. has hired Catherine Walker as vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary.
As such, Walker will oversee the company's legal issues, provide legal guidance and counsel to REI leadership and serve as corporate

Thule Names New Western Envoy

Thule hired Eric Wallace as the new Western Envoy. Wallace comes to Thule with extensive experience in the cycling industry as the team manager of some of the most successful mountain biking teams. As the Western Envoy, Wallace will be providing technical