Who started Billabong clothing?

Answer A surfer named Gordon Merchant began Billabong in 1973 on Australia's Gold Coast. At first, Merchant and his partner made their products at home in their kitchen. The brand's growing popularity all... Read More »

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Who originated Billabong clothing?

The Billabong brand was created on the Gold Coast of Australia by Gordon Merchant in 1973. The company was able to gain early recognition from local surfers as a result of the high-quality boardsho... Read More »

Who invented Billabong clothing?

Billabong shorts were invented in 1973 by Gordon and Rena Merchant of Australia. They made each boardshort by hand in their home for many years. Due to heavy demand, they had to move their busines... Read More »

Where is billabong clothing made?

Billabong manufactures and distributes more than 2,200 clothing and accessory products for surfers, skateboarders and snowboarders throughout more than 60 countries. Founded in 1973, the Australian... Read More »

Who started Ecko clothing?

Ecko Enterprises Inc. is a multi-faceted fashion company created by designer Marc Ecko in 1993 along with Seth Gerszberg and Marci Tapper. Ecko Enterprises is an umbrella company for the brands Mar... Read More »