BRA and Board-Trac Release Q1 2010 Quarterly Survey

The Board Retailers Association (BRA) and Board-Trac have released the Specialty Retailer Survey for the First Quarter of 2010. The survey includes information reported by 239 surf, skate and snowboarding shops from across the country. Details within the report include: sales and margin trends/comparisons, sales drivers, 2010 business outlook, top selling brands listed by company and category, number of brands carried, percentage of square footage for specific categories and other brand oriented information. For retailers that participated in the survey and for BRA Members, the survey report is available at www.boardretailers.org when you log into the Members Only section. For any questions or to order the report, contact Angelo Ponzi at...

Happy 7th Anniversary to the Board Retailers Association!

That’s correct, BRA is celebrating 7 years as the primary association for specialty surf, skate, snow and wake retailers. We’ve come a long way and now offer a variety of programs including educational initiatives, trade show seminars, a retail certification program, a private label program, industry statistics and discounts on the day to day cost of business. If you aren’t already a member, you’re missing out!! Join your fellow 550 retailers and help make the surf and skate shop voice strong....