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West Marine, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of boating supplies, gear, apparel, footwear, and other water life-related products primarily in the United States. The company offers core boating products that comprise of maintenance, electronics, sailboat hardware, anchors/docking/moorings, engine systems, safety, electrical, plumbing, boats/outboards, ventilation, deck hardware/fasteners, navigation, trailering, seating/boat covers, and barbecues/appliances. It also provides apparel, footwear, clothing accessories, fishing, water sports, paddle sports, coolers, bikes, and cabin/galley products. As of February 27, 2014, the company operated 287 stores located in 38 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada. West Marine, Inc. operates stores that serve professional customers, such as businesses involved in boat sales, boat building, boat commissioning and repair, yacht chartering, marina operations, and other boating-related activities, as well as government and industrial customers. It also sells products through direct-to-consumer sales channel, which include and e-commerce websites, direct mail catalogs, and call center. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Watsonville, California.

1,813 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/12/14
Founded in 1968

west marine inc (WMAR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Inside...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $346.6K
Executive Vice President of Stores and Wholes...
Total Annual Compensation: $286.5K
Total Annual Compensation: $378.6K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

west marine inc (WMAR) Key Developments

Ronald Japinga to Resign as Executive Vice President – Merchandising, Replenishment and Logistics of West Marine Inc., Effective July 11, 2014

West Marine Inc. announced that Ronald Japinga's decision to resign his position as Executive Vice President – Merchandising, Replenishment and Logistics, to pursue other interests. His last date of employment will be July 11, 2014.

West Marine Inc. Ratifies the Selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as Independent Auditors for the Fiscal Year Ending January 3, 2015

On May 15, 2014, West Marine Inc. held its 2014 annual meeting of stockholders, at its meeting the shareholders ratified the Selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, independent registered public accounting firm, as the company's independent auditors for the fiscal year ending January 3, 2015.

West Marine Inc. Reports Un-Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 29, 2014; Re-Affirms Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014

West Marine Inc. reported un-audited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 29, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net loss of $11.0 million, or $0.46 per diluted share, compared to net loss of $9.7 million, or $0.41 per diluted share for the first quarter last year. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization were a loss of $15.0 million compared to a loss of $12.5 million for the same period last year. The company reported net revenues of $113.3 million compared to $114.2 million, loss from operations of $19.1 million compared to $16.2 million, loss before income taxes of $19.2 million compared to $16.3 million, net cash used in operating activities of $27.7 million compared to $38.4 million and purchases of property and equipment of $6.2 million compared to $3.0 million for the last year. The lower sales resulted from experiencing another cold spring this year, primarily in the Northeast and Great Lakes regions of the country. As a result of reduced boat usage and preparation given the unfavorable weather in many markets, sales of core products were down 1.8%. The company is reaffirming 2014 expectation for pre-tax income to be in a range of $16.0 million to $18.5 million. GAAP diluted earnings per share is expected to be in the range of $0.39 to $0.45. Comparable store sales for full-year 2014 are anticipated to be up 3.5% to 6.0%, with total revenues expected to be in the range of $695 million to $710 million. The company is estimating EBITDA to be in the range of $35.0 million to $37.5 million. The company is anticipating capital expenditures for fiscal 2014 to be in the range of $30 million to $34 million. The company estimated GAAP net income in the range of $9.6 million to $11.1 million.


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