| July 17, 2014
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Paul Naude, Billabong International Ltd.’s longtime director and president of Billabong’s Irvine, Calif.–based Americas division, resigned from the surfwear giant.
Taryn Corby Hawk, 35, died in a motorcycle accident July 26 after he left the Agenda trade show in Long Beach, Calif.
Runway coverage from Miami Swim Week.
More, more, more” seemed to be the theme at Miami Swim Week
Surfwear giant Quiksilver splashed and crashed in a trademark infringement case that pitted its relatively new VSTR apparel line promoted by surfer Kelly Slater against a similar clothing label called Visitor.
The swim shows are underway in Miami Beach with runway shows and parties, as well as three trade shows.
Former Oakley CEO Scott Olivet named CEO and managing director of surf giant Billabong International Ltd., which sold its Dakine brand as part of the deal.
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Behind the Scenes
The business of swimwear.
It can be challenging to stay afloat if you’re a swimwear retailer limited to basically one season: summer. Swim ‘n Sport seems to have developed the right formula for success.
The Howe label recently introduced Poolside, the label’s first reversible swimwear, said Jade Howe, creative director of his self-named Los Angeles–area men’s fashion label.
Meaghan Scott was hanging out in Brazil in the middle of studying to become a nurse when she decided “to rip off the Band-Aid.”