Third Party Brands

Stüssy

Stüssy is an iconic American clothing brand started in the early 1980s by Shawn Stussy. Hardcore first licenced Stüssy at the end of the 80s when they teamed up to produce their own apparel line for the Australian market and Stüssy’s first womens line, Sista. After selling the rights to Stüssy in 2007 to Pacific Brands, Globe International re-acquired the Australasian licence in 2013.

Founded

1984

Primary Products

Apparel, Accessories

Territory

Australasia

Obey

Founded on the art, design and ideals of Shepard Fairey, OBEY started with an absurd sticker Fairey created in 1989 while studying at the Rhode Island School of Design. The OBEY campaign is rooted in the Do It Yourself counterculture of punk rock and skateboarding, but it has also taken cues from popular culture, commercial marketing and political messaging and has since evolved into a worldwide street art campaign, as well as an acclaimed body of fine art.

Founded

1989

Primary Products

Apparel, Accessories

Territory

Australasia

Komono

KOMONO is a community of dreamers and designers dedicated to perfectly timed accessories, and rooted in the Belgian tradition of fierce dedication to quality and craft. KOMONO is a lens on global fashion, crafted with care and delivered on time. KOMONO means “small things” and its members share a passion for distilling the best of culture into its simplest forms. KOMONO is the perfect blend of Vision and Timing. KOMONO is global fashion at your fingertips.

Founded

2009

Primary Products

Watches, Sunglasses

Territory

Australasia

M/SF/T

A new surf movement, a collective of mad minds, Misfit Shapes is a progressive Australian surfboard brand, inspired by art and individuality, focused on evolution and design, and spirited by a counter culture movement and the colourful personalities that fly that flag. Misfit Shapes. Killing the White.

Founded

2003

Primary Products

Surfboards, Apparel

Territory

Australasia

XLarge

A pioneer of Los Angeles streetwear culture, X-Large started as a shop in the LA neighborhood of Los Feliz, on Vermont street in 1991. Opened by Eli Bonerz and Adam Silverman, the store catered to their diverse community and was quickly adopted by personalities such as Mike D of the Beastie Boys, Spike Jonez and Chloe Sevigny. The X-Large clothing brand was a true reflection of its surroundings and Los Angeles lifestyle. The brand drew inspiration from workwear, vintage and club scene aesthetics; to mid-century design, skateboarding and music influences. Iconic for its Gorilla logo, X-Large is established as one of the originals and continues to influence generations of streetwear culture worldwide.

Founded

1991

Primary Products

Apparel, Accessories

Territory

Australasia

ANDALÉ BEARINGS

A skater owned and operated company, Andalé was founded by Joey Brezinski and Paul Rodriguez. They have developed a premium bearing and built up a solid team of riders, with the aim of offering the best affordable bearings - Rider tested and approved!

Founded

2010

Primary Products

Skateboard Accessories, Apparel

Territory

North America, South America, Europe, Africa (all via Dwindle Distribution), Australasia (via Hardcore Distribution)

Kryptonics Wheels

In the mid-1970s the company introduced the Kryptonics Star*Trac line of wheels that were far superior to other wheels of that time. The list of skaters who rode the wheels reads like a "who's who" of skateboarding greatness: Tony Alva, Jay Adams, Brad Bowman, Gregg Weaver, Bobby Piercy, David Hackett, Dennis Martinez, Ellen Oneal and countless others.

In 2013 the red, blue and green Kryptonics Star*Trac wheels were re-issued to an enthusiastic reception from older and younger skaters alike.

Founded

1965

Primary Products

Skateboard wheels

Territory

North America, South America, Europe, Africa (all via Dwindle Distribution), Australasia (via Hardcore Distribution)

Hardcore Distribution

As the original business of Globe International, Hardcore is Australasia’s largest distributor of over 30 leading skateboard brands, both proprietary and third party, including Girl, Flip, Chocolate and Thrasher. As such, Hardcore has an unbroken heritage of 30 years of promoting and distributing the best skateboard brands and pro skaters in the world.

Founded

1985

Primary Products

Skate Hardware, Accessories, Apparel, Footwear

Territory

Australasia