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

3.9
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

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

72/100

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Quiksilver Online and Social Media Presence

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Quiksilver Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    76/100

  • Compensation

    D

    49/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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Quiksilver News and Updates

Global Surfing Equipment Market Report 2021 Featuring Billabong, Quiksilver,, JS Industries, Channel Islands Surfboards, Nike, Firewire Surfboards, Rusty, Rip Curl, Cannibal Surfboards, O'Neill

Dublin, Nov. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Surfing Equipment Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report 2021-2028" has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global surfing equipment market size is anticipated to reach USD 5.47 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 4.4%

Swimwear and Beachwear Global Market Trajectory & Analytics 2020-2027: Key Players Include La Perla, Quiksilver, Speedo and O'Neill

DUBLIN, July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Swimwear and Beachwear - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Swimwear and Beachwear Market to Reach $27.6 Billion by 2027 Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Swimwear...

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.
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Quiksilver Blogs

WATCH: SURF THE MOUNTAIN TOUR

Featuring: Werni Stock Miles Fallon Griffin Siebert Harrison Gordon Finn Bilous Antti Ollila Film & Edit: Jon Badboy Ray Ray with love from his memoirs and cat  

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

Who's ready to crown some champions?  

SURF THE MOUNTAIN TOUR IS ON!

First edition from FEB 26TH to MARCH 12TH 2022   The “Surf the Mountain Tour” is 6 of our top international skiers and snowboarders Antti Ollila, Finn Bilous, Griffin Siebert, Miles Fallon, Werni Stock & Harisson Gordon that will be ripping though the iconic European…

SURF THE MOUNTAIN for reel

The Prize!Surfboard: Lib Tech Rocket Redux 5’10” or 6’0”Snowboard: Lib Tech MC Wayfinder llOuterwear: Dominate GORE-TEX Jacket + Snow Down GORE-TEX pantWetsuit: 3/2mm Capsule Everyday Sessions (Mikey Wright)Boardshort: Original Arch 16"   *Sizes subject to availibilty- s…

Travis Rice’s Natural Selection Tour 2022

The first event of the Natural Selection Tour is less than two weeks away; the waiting period runs January 25-31! Tune in to watch Quik team riders Austen Sweetin and Travis Rice drop in alongside a crew of snowboarding’s heaviest hitters. Follow along @naturalselectiont…

WELCOME TO THE TEAM: WERNI STOCK

He filmed with Pirates and he’s a staple in Shredbots movies, in which his outsized snowboarding abilities are rooted in the pure enjoyment of making turns. Most recently, he starred in Local Surroundings, filmed entirely in Austria, as well as Afterlight, in which he fl…
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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 2,074 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 $649 k.

  • Who are Quiksilver competitors?

    Competitors of Quiksilver include Rip Curl, 17th Street and Kathmandu Holdings.

  • 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.