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Columbia Sportswear Company designs, sources, markets, and distributes active outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories, and equipment in the United States, Latin America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Canada. The company provides apparel, accessories, and equipment for men, women, and youth under the Columbia and Mountain Hardwear brands. Its products are used during various outdoor activities, such as skiing, snowboarding, hiking, climbing, mountaineering, camping, hunting, fishing, trail running, water sports, and adventure travel. The company also offers footwear products, including durable and lightweight hiking boots, trail running shoes, rugged cold weather boots, sandals, and casual shoes for men and women under the Columbia, Sorel, and Montrail brands, as well as for youth under the Columbia and Sorel brands. Columbia Sportswear Company sells its products through wholesale distribution channels, direct-to-consumer channels, independent distributors, and licensees, as well as directly to consumers through its network of branded and outlet retail stores and online. As of December 31, 2013, it operated 64 outlet retail stores and 8 branded retail stores, and 4 e-commerce Websites in the United States; 7 outlet retail stores and 2 branded retail stores in various locations in Western Europe; and 2 outlet retail stores in Canada, as well as 131 and 261 dealer-operated, branded, outlet, and shop-in-shop locations in Japan and Korea, respectively. The company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.

4,320 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/14
Founded in 1938

columbia sportswear co (COLM) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $84.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $497.6K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $666.0K
Senior Vice President of Legal & Corporate Af...
Total Annual Compensation: $419.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

columbia sportswear co (COLM) Key Developments

Columbia Sportswear Company Announces Opening of its First Columbia Performance Fishing Gear Concept Store in Texas

Columbia Sportswear Company announced the opening of its first Columbia Performance Fishing Gear (PFG) concept store in Texas. The store is located at Southlake Town Square near Dallas and opens its doors on November 28, often referred to as Black Friday. Columbia's popular PFG collection is inspired by the performance, style and comfort needs of professional and recreational anglers, and is being embraced as a lifestyle brand by consumers of all ages. With a clean design, boutique feel and digital integration that includes an interactive knot-tying station, the Columbia PFG store is sure to entice accomplished and aspiring anglers, along with their families and friends. In addition to an array of PFG products, shoppers will also find classic Columbia styles designed to keep them warm, dry, cool and protected no matter what the weather has in store. Every PFG product is thoughtfully designed with fabrics, construction technologies for enjoying long days on the water or under the sun. Columbia has brought this same focus on innovation to its expansive PFG footwear line featuring razor-siped outsoles and ventilated draining midsoles. To celebrate the grand opening of the new store, visitors will have a chance to experience Columbia's latest innovations aimed at keeping consumers warm, dry, cool and protected with samples, demonstrations and opportunities to participate in promotions from the PFG team onsite. The store is open to the public Monday-Saturday from 10am until 9pm, and 12pm until 7pm Sunday.

Columbia Sportswear Opens New York City's First Columbia Branded Store

Columbia Sportswear announced the opening of its Columbia brand's first branded store in New York City. Located at 345 W. 14(th) Street, in New York's Meatpacking District, the retail store opens on November 24 and will offer an extensive range of Columbia's innovative outerwear, apparel and footwear. Several Columbia styles will be available in the recently opened New York City store to keep people warm this winter. The Columbia shop will offer several key styles in men's, women's and kids apparel, ranging from technical yet fashionable women's Minx boots to new ski jackets inspired by the company's uniform partnership with the U S Freestyle Ski Team. And timed perfectly for the winter weather, customers can find Columbia's collection of TurboDown(TM) Performance Enhanced Down throughout the store. TurboDown is a revolutionary patent-pending insulation layering construction that features natural down, synthetic insulation, and silver reflective lining in every baffle. The store is open to the public from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Sunday.

Columbia Sportswear Company Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Raises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2014; Approves Increase in the Quarterly Dividend, Payable December 4, 2014; Provides Outlook for the full year 2015

Columbia Sportswear Company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $675,296,000 against $523,084,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $98,282,000 against $76,899,000 a year ago. Income before income tax was $98,904,000 against $77,372,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to company was $65,644,000 or $0.93 per diluted share against $54,586,000 or $0.79 per diluted share a year ago. Changes in currency exchange rates negatively affected the year-over-year net sales comparison by less than 1 percentage point. For the nine months, the company reported net sales of $1,423,626,000 against $1,168,503,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $116,744,000 against $79,630,000 a year ago. Income before income tax was $116,997,000 against $79,347,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to company was $81,570,000 or $1.15 per diluted share against $57,611,000 or $0.83 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was $108,529,000 against net cash provided by operating activities of $23,723,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $42,843,000 against $49,157,000 a year ago. The company approved a 7% increase in the quarterly dividend to $0.15 per share, payable December 4, 2014 to shareholders of record on November 20, 2014. In response to the strong year-to-date performance, the company has raised its full year 2014 financial outlook to anticipate consolidated net sales growth of approximately 22% and a 35% increase in net income. The company now expects global net sales of approximately $2.06 billion, representing 22% growth over 2013 net sales of $1.68 billion. Gross margin expansion of up to 130 basis points compared with 2013, a full year tax rate of approximately 27.0%. Net income after non-controlling interest of approximately $127 million, or approximately $1.80 per diluted share, representing an increase of approximately 35% compared to $94.3 million, or $1.36 per diluted share, in 2013. The company currently expect 2015 net sales to grow at a double-digit rate compared with its current 2014 net sales outlook of approximately $2.06 billion, and its planning the business to realize further improvement toward its long-term goal of returning to a mid-teen operating margin.


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