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Kingmaker Footwear Holdings

Kingmaker profit plunges on loss of Timberland contract

Mainland shoemaker Kingmaker Footwear Holdings yesterday said its net profit plunged 31.59 per cent and its revenue declined 10.7 per cent year on year following the loss of its biggest customer, US shoe brand Timberland.

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006, 12:00am

Results diary

Today Final: Garron International, Kingmaker Footwear Holdings

Tomorrow Final: Cafe de Coral Holdings, National Electronics Holdings, New World CyberBase, Pioneer Global Group

10 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Results diary

July 10 Final: Garron International, Kingmaker Footwear Holdings

July 11 Final: Cafe de Coral Holdings, National Electronics Holdings, New World CyberBase, Pioneer Global Group

8 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Kingmaker to close plants after losing Timberland deal

Shoe-making jobs in China and Vietnam axed following EU anti-dumping duties

Thousands of jobs in the shoe industry in China and Vietnam are being axed as European Union anti-dumping measures expected this month begin to bite.

14 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Shoe growth at Kingmaker

Kingmaker Footwear Holdings plans to invest in three production lines in Macau and Vietnam this financial year after closing its factories in Europe due to high costs.

Chairman and managing director Mickey Chen Ming-hsiung said about HK$50 million would be spent on two lines in Vietnam with a combined monthly output of 80,000 shoes.

31 Aug 1999 - 12:00am

KINGMAKER Footwear Holdings

KINGMAKER Footwear Holdings specialises in making rugged footwear, including hiking shoes, casual footwear, work boots and sports boots.

Last year, Lippo Securities put a buy on the stock, saying the company's earnings should be boosted by the improving US retail market.

22 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

Kingmaker drops

Kingmaker Footwear Holdings has announced attributable profit of $34.6 million for the six months to December, compared to $61.2 million a year earlier. Turnover rose 16.5 per cent to $574 million from $492 million.

The company blamed the disappointing performance on a slowdown in the footwear retail market.

29 Mar 1996 - 12:00am

Kingmaker office open

PUBLICLY listed Kingmaker Footwear Holdings has recently opened $6.98 million worth of administration offices in Zuhai, China.

The four-storey, 33,000-square-foot building will serve as the company's administration centre while other offices will be used by clients as workrooms.

12 Jan 1996 - 12:00am