Archive for May, 2012

Tilly’s Net Up 22% in Q1; Eyes 25 New Doors in FY12

May 31, 2012

May 30, 2012 The 145-door chain, which completed an IPO on May 3, reports its first quarterly results as a public company.  Net income rose 22% to $5,914,000 from $4,860,000 for the period ended Apr. 28.  Revenues expanded 16% to $96,524000 from $83,131,000 on 4.3% comparable store sales growth that was bolstered higher average transactions. […]

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Zumiez’ Comps Rise 13.7% in May

May 31, 2012

May 30, 2012 The action sports chain, which ended the month with 459 locations, reported a 13.7% increase in same store sales for the four weeks ended May 26 with every week but the third posting a double-digit increase.  Total sales rose nearly 24% to $37.4 million compared to $30.3 million in the year-ago period. […]

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Bankrupt DVS Show Has a $4MM Salking

May 24, 2012

The Westminster, CA, action sports company, facing liquidity constraints that will see it run out of cash the week of June 22, filed for Chap. 11 bankruptcy protection May 17 in Newport Beach, CA.  Bids on the bankruptcy firm, founded in 1995, are due by Jun. 11 with a court hearing on the sale motion […]

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April Sales Mixed, but 2012 Outlook Remains Positive

May 21, 2012

Leisure Trends Group Outdoor RetailTRAK™ April 2012 – Retail Sales April Sales Mixed, but 2012 Outlook Remains Positive Boulder, CO (May 18, 2012) According to Preliminary RetailTRAK™ data from Leisure Trends Group, April sales were mixed for outdoor retail, but the net result was mostly positive. Total core outdoor sales gained 7% from April 2011. […]

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Tough Winter Sports Season Ends in Whimper in March

May 18, 2012

Mother Nature was no friend of the 2011-2012 winter sports season in the U.S. Total retail dollar sales, as collected from point-of-sales systems of more than 1,200 snowsports retailers by Lesisure Trends Group, declined 3.8% tp $3.4 billion for the Aug. to Mar. 31 period. After rising by nearly 8% in the Aug-Oct preseason window […]

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