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2014-06-02 16:26:11

Limited edition customer-designed flip flops raise funds for the American Heart Association® during June's "Stress Free America" Month ATLANTA and HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Can flip flops help fight heart disease? Popular outdoor sports apparel and footwear brands Quiksilver and Roxy have teamed up with fast-growing retail chain Flip Flop Shops® to say: yes! Today, the companies unveiled two stylish limited edition flip flops to be sold exclusively at...

2013-07-14 23:02:10

A&A Optical announces the release of four new eyewear styles from global surfing brands, Quiksilver and Roxy. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 14, 2013 A&A Optical announces the release of four new styles from global surfing brands, Quiksilver and Roxy. Quiksilver is recognized worldwide for stylish surf wear and board sport-related equipment, connecting with young, athletic and young-minded people everywhere. Quiksilver eyewear exemplifies the perfect combination of modern aesthetic...

2011-08-03 08:00:00

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quiksilver announces the world's largest action sports and music festival ever assembled when The Quiksilver Pro New York supported by vitaminwater arrives in Long Beach, New York from September 1-15. The inaugural U.S. event in the Quiksilver Pro Global Series, which also includes pinnacle events in France and Australia, The Quiksilver Pro New York can already claim its spot as the largest assemblage of music talent and athletes...

2011-07-29 13:02:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Action sports industry veteran Matt Patterson joins SME as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Matt brings nearly twenty years of executive and sales experience, with contacts and ties to action sports brands such as Quiksilver, Volcom and Burton. Patterson will lead the SME brand and shepherd the emerging on-line media presence to its rightful place of prominence within the action sports space. As one of the founding members...

2011-07-19 10:33:00

NEW YORK, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gilt Groupe, an innovative online shopping destination, is thrilled to announce its Surf's Up sale launching on July 20th with surf inspired products and experiences across all Gilt Groupe categories - Women's, Gilt MAN, Children's, Home, Taste, Jetsetter and Gilt CITY. In partnership with 10x ASP World Champion surfer Kelly Slater; surfer girl, fashion designer and ExhibitionA.com co-founder Cynthia Rowley; and Quiksilver, the event includes...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'