SOURCE: Zumiez

September 01, 2010 16:00 ET

Zumiez Inc. Reports August 2010 Sales Results

Net Sales Increased 14.9% to $59.4 Million; August 2010 Comparable Store Sales Increased 9.1%

EVERETT, WA--(Marketwire - September 1, 2010) -  Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) a leading specialty retailer of action sports related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories, today announced that total net sales for the four-week period ended August 28, 2010 increased 14.9% to $59.4 million, compared to $51.7 million for the four-week period ended August 29, 2009. The Company's comparable store sales increased 9.1% for the four-week period, versus a comparable store sales decrease of 12.1% in the year ago period.

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About Zumiez Inc.

Zumiez is a leading specialty retailer of action sports related apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories. Our stores cater to young men and women between ages 12-24, focusing on skateboarding, surfing, snowboarding, motocross and BMX. As of August 28, 2010 we operate 396 stores, which are primarily located in shopping malls and our web site address is www.zumiez.com.

Contact Information

  • Company Contacts:
    Trevor Lang
    Chief Financial Officer &
    Chief Administrative Officer
    Zumiez Inc.
    (425) 551-1500, ext. 1564

    Brian Leith
    Director of Finance &
    Investor Relations
    Zumiez Inc.
    (425) 551-1500, ext. 1610

    Investor Contact:
    ICR
    Brendon Frey
    (203) 682-8200