Quiksilver is a company that designs, produces, and distributes branded apparel, footwear, accessories, and related products. Its products are sold in a range of distribution channels, including surf shops, skateboard shops, snowboard shops, its concept stores, other specialty stores, and select department stores. The Quiksilver brand represents the board riding lifestyle, which includes not only surfing but also skateboarding and snowboarding. It includes shirts, walkshorts, t-shirts, fleece, pants, jackets, snowboardwear, footwear, hats, backpacks, wetsuits, watches, eyewear, and other accessories.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
HQHuntington Beach, CA, US
Founded1970
Websitequiksilver.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Quiksilver was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Huntington Beach, CA, US

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Key People/Management at Quiksilver

Greg Healy

Greg Healy

President
Garry Wall

Garry Wall

Global General Manager
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Quiksilver Office Locations

Quiksilver has offices in Huntington Beach, Chandler, Charleston, Honolulu and in 9 other locations
Huntington Beach, CA, US (HQ)
5600 Argosy Ave #100
Chandler, AZ, US
Chandler, AZ, USA
Charleston, SC, US
Charleston, SC, USA
Honolulu, HI, US
Honolulu, HI, USA
Jurupa Valley, CA, US
11310 Cantu-Galleano Ranch Rd, Mira Loma
Las Vegas, NV, US
Las Vegas, NV, USA
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Quiksilver Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1970

Quiksilver Revenue

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Quiksilver's revenue was reported to be $1.35 b in FY, 2015 which is a 14.3% decrease from the previous period.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

1.8b1.6b1.3b

Revenue growth, %

(13%)(14%)

Cost of goods sold

938.1m807.6m724.6m

Gross profit

872.4m762.8m621.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015

Revenue

431.0m458.7m495.8m392.6m408.2m395.7m340.9m333.1m336.1m

Cost of goods sold

211.3m247.6m251.0m192.8m209.3m206.7m171.4m176.3m174.7m

Gross profit

219.7m211.1m244.8m199.8m198.9m188.9m169.4m156.8m161.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

51%46%49%51%49%48%50%47%48%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

57.3m46.7m36.5m

Accounts Receivable

411.6m40.8m213.5m

Prepaid Expenses

24.1m28.1m29.3m

Inventories

337.7m278.8m295.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015

Cash

68.4m47.9m62.4m70.0m67.1m84.0m60.7m48.1m60.9m

Accounts Receivable

339.6m375.3m418.2m338.7m351.7m318.3m259.0m251.9m219.0m

Prepaid Expenses

37.9m33.5m35.8m29.2m31.0m30.4m31.3m30.4m28.8m

Inventories

419.2m366.3m399.2m360.1m320.6m346.1m306.1m291.2m338.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(21.3m)(10.8m)(233.5m)(320.1m)(307.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

55.3m53.2m50.0m51.9m42.7m

Inventories

(70.7m)(5.0m)(11.9m)37.1m(30.8m)

Accounts Payable

24.8m2.0m7.8m(29.5m)72.2m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015

Net Income

(89.2m)(22.6m)(27.7m)(15.1m)(30.6m)(62.8m)(61.0m)14.9m(45.9m)(268.1m)(11.6m)(49.2m)(173.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

40.2m13.0m27.1m39.4m12.2m25.0m38.0m10.5m25.6m41.2m10.8m20.5m30.4m

Inventories

(83.3m)(71.2m)(18.5m)(55.7m)(68.5m)(22.1m)(62.5m)(32.7m)28.5m(64.0k)(39.7m)(20.2m)(71.3m)

Accounts Payable

55.7m24.1m(9.6m)33.8m13.6m(17.8m)37.0m(28.5m)(69.1m)(9.5m)25.5m3.8m57.5m
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Quiksilver Operating Metrics

Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013FY, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015

Stores

840857874891935961

Stores (Company Owned)

562631645658658683713719731723

Licensed Stores

243252238

Backlog

$426 m$365 m$330 m
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Quiksilver Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
54th Street Holdings SARL
Biarritz Holdings SARL
Boardriders Club Bratislava s.r.o.
Boardriders SA
Caribbean Pty Ltd.
Cariboo SARL
Chloelys Investment Ltd.
Consultoria en Ventas Gama, S. de R.L. de C.V.
DC Direct, Inc.
DC (Shanghai) Commercial Co. Ltd.
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Quiksilver Revenue Breakdown

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Quiksilver revenue breakdown by business segment: 98.8% from Product Sales and 1.2% from Other

Quiksilver revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 35.5% from EMEA, 46.0% from Americas, 18.2% from APAC and 0.3% from Other

Quiksilver Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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Quiksilver Online and Social Media Presence

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Quiksilver Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    D+

    63/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    56/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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Quiksilver News and Updates

Wetsuits 2018 Global Market Key Players – O’Neill, Quiksilver, Billabong, Rip Curl, Body Glove – Analysis and Forecast to 2022

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Wetsuits Market Report 2018” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

The Search for Missing Quiksilver CEO Pierre Agnès Has Been Called Off

His boat was found washed ashore, empty, in France.

French coastguard searches for Quiksilver boss missing at sea: Reuters

The French coastguard on Tuesday searched for Pierre Agnes, the chief executive of U.S. surfwear retailer Boardriders Inc, after his 36-foot (10.97 m) sailboat was found washed up on the country’s Atlantic coast, Reuters reported.

Quiksilver CEO Lost at Sea

His fishing boat washed ashore Tuesday morning in France. A massive search is underway.

Wetsuits 2017 Global Market Key Players – O’Neill, Quiksilver, Billabong, Rip Curl – Analysis and Forecast to 2022

WiseGuyReports.com adds “Global Wetsuits Market Professional Survey Report 2017” reports to its Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Quiksilver Blogs

Time Well Spent: Thembi Hanify

Meet Thembi. Club98 organiser, EMOCEAN magazine founder, master of wetsuit tan-lines. Thembi is a lot of things, to a lot of people and luckily for us, she’s chosen to be a Quiksilver Womens Ambassador.   Whether it's riding longboards, mid-length boards, hull-shaped boa…

Watch: The Grand Finale Of Travis Rice’s Natural Selection Tour

  At this point, it feels like overkill to say that it’s been a strange snow season. However, strange doesn’t necessarily mean bad. A lot of good things have come out of this season. Not least of those things is Travis Rice’s Natural Selection Tour, which Quiksilver is p…

We’re Bringing Surfing To The Alps

Mountains and waves. Those two things make up Quiksilver’s logo, and they make up most of our dreams. And they just came together in one of the world’s most beautiful places.    Quiksilver partnered with Alaia Bay in Sion, Switzerland to bring surfing to the Alps. That m…

Time Well Spent: Marynn Letemplier

Meet Marynn. She’s an artist, a surfer and a Quiksilver Womens Ambassador, in no particular order. Marynn isn’t very big on particular orders.     She loves to drive nowhere, often taking her forever. Somewhere between her atelier and home break, Marynn finds inspiration…

Natural Selection Through The Eyes Of Austen Sweetin

In loving memory of Michael McKelvey I met Mike the day before course inspection at Natural Selection, as I was taking laps on the Teton lift that services the course. As I exited the lift, I noticed a few people at the top of the course so I stopped to say hello.  Mike …

Follow Austin Sweetin’s Boardslide Worldwide Series

!function(o,c){var n=c.documentElement,t=" w-mod-";n.className+=t+"js",("ontouchstart"in o||o.DocumentTouch&&c instanceof DocumentTouch)&&(n.className+=t+"touch")}(window,document); Boardslide Worldwide is an ongoing series documenting the love of riding …
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Quiksilver Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Quiksilver founded?

    Quiksilver was founded in 1970.

  • Who are Quiksilver key executives?

    Quiksilver's key executives are Greg Healy and Garry Wall.

  • How many employees does Quiksilver have?

    Quiksilver has 2,127 employees.

  • What is Quiksilver revenue?

    Latest Quiksilver annual revenue is $1.3 b.

  • What is Quiksilver revenue per employee?

    Latest Quiksilver revenue per employee is $632.8 k.

  • Who are Quiksilver competitors?

    Competitors of Quiksilver include Rip Curl, HRX and Guess?.

  • Where is Quiksilver headquarters?

    Quiksilver headquarters is located at 5600 Argosy Ave #100, Huntington Beach.

  • Where are Quiksilver offices?

    Quiksilver has offices in Huntington Beach, Chandler, Charleston, Honolulu and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Quiksilver have?

    Quiksilver has 13 offices.