KMD Brands Ltd. engages in the designing, marketing, retailing, and wholesale of apparel, footwear, and equipment for surfing and the outdoors. The firm operates its business in New Zealand, Australia, North America, Europe, South East Asia, and Brazil. It operates through the following segments: Outdoor, Surf, and Corporate. The Outdoor segment including the Kathmandu and Oboz brands, designs, markets, retails, and wholesales apparel, footwear, and equipment for outdoor travel and adventure. The Surf segment including the Rip Curl brand and the Ozmosis multi-brand retailer, designs, manufactures, wholesales, and retails surfing equipment and apparel. The Corporate segment represents groups other business activities The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Christchurch, New Zealand.