Zumiez Reports October Net Sales Up 11%

Zumiez Inc. reported total net sales for the four week period ended October 29, 2011, climbed 11.1% to $34.9 million, compared to $31.4 million for the same four-week period in 2010. Comparable store sales increased 3.3%. The statement from Zumiez investor relations page follows:

EVERETT, WA — (Marketwire – November 02, 2011) – 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 October 29, 2011 increased 11.1% to $34.9 million, compared to $31.4 million for the four-week period ended October 30, 2010. The Company’s comparable store sales increased 3.3% for the four-week period, on top of a comparable store sales increase of 21.5% in the year ago period. For the third quarter ended October 29, 2011 the Company’s comparable store sales increased 6.0%, on top of a 14.4% comparable store sales increase for the third quarter ended October 30, 2010.

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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 October 29, 2011 we operated 432 stores in the United States and 10 stores in Canada, which are primarily located in shopping malls, and our web site address is www.zumiez.com.