As we power toward Dec 31, GG is all about sponsorship swings and who’s holding and who’s folding their sticker packs. Cash ruined everything around me, as Joey Badass so aptly re-appropriated, and here we are.
On a world scale, the hottest property in terms of salary increase is young Queensland surfer, Ethan Ewing. Ethan has moved from a virtual unknown banging his way to victory around the pro juniors to a 2017 world tour hopeful. The reason Ethan has captured so much attention isn’t the fact that … More
When a company has been family-owned for as long as Body Glove has, it’s hard to imagine what it would look like under any other circumstances.
So when we got word earlier this month that the iconic surf brand had been acquired by New York-based acquisition and development company Marquee Brands, we had some questions on how Body Glove would make that transition—especially with so many of the Meistrell family members still guiding the ship … More
Marquee Brands, who recently purchased fashion brand Ben Sherman and Italian luxury brand Bruno Magli, has acquired Body Glove; Meistrell family will remain a minority interest
Family-owned for more than 60 years, Body Glove is handing over the reigns to licensing acquisition and development company Marquee Brands, based out of New York and London.
Founded in Redondo Beach, California by the Meistrell family, Body Glove will remain in its home town.
Marquee plans to set up shop on the west coast in order to better manager its newest portfolio member.
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