Our History

2004

  • The PAS Group is established, and in late 2004 makes its first acquisition buying the Yarra Trail business

2005

  • March 2005 saw the acquisition of Breakaway
  • In November 2005 PAS completed its 3rd acquisition, Melbourne based Designworks

2006

2007

  • November 2007 sees The PAS Group acquire Australian fashion brand Metalicus

2008

  • The group begins its focus on integration; Human Resources, Legal, IT, Supply Chain, Payroll

2009

  • Hardner Road facility is built, with the divisions commencing their move into the facility over the course of 2009 and 2010 (Breakaway, Yarra Trail, Review, Metalicus, Capelle and the PAS corporate office)

2010

  • Retail store expansion strategy for Metalicus, Review, and Breakaway (Black Pepper)
  • Designworks expands its brand portfolio acquiring numerous brands and licenses; Travisty, No Fear, Sista, Marie Claire, Crusty Demons, Barbie, Marvel, Mooks, Paul Frank, and most recently Fred Bare, Slazenger and Everlast

2014

  • The PAS Group lists on the ASX in June 2014

2015

  • July 2015 saw The PAS Group acquire White Runway, an online occasion-wear business.
  • December 2015 saw the acquisition of JETS Swimwear.

2016

  • September 2016 saw The PAS Group divestment of Metalicus

2017

  • Bondi Bather is acquired in August 2017