Acquisitions


HanesBrands to Acquire Pacific Brands for $800M Cash

Hanes Silk Reflections

HanesBrands, marketer of hosiery, underwear, intimate apparel and activewear, has agreed to acquire Pacific Brands Limited, the … [Read more...]

UBM Acquires BJI Fashion Group in Move to Unify Markets

An accessories trend setup at the recent AccessoriesTheShow

As of today, Accessories Magazine is now part of the world's largest "pure play" B2B events company in the world.U.K.-based … [Read more...]

Brentwood Associates Buys Boston Proper from Chico’s

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Los Angeles--Brentwood Associates, a private equity investment firm, announced today that it has acquired Boston Proper … [Read more...]

Ricardo Beverly Hills Acquires Stephanie Johnson Brand

Istanbul Collection from Stephanie Johnson

Kent, WA—Ricardo Beverly Hills, the luggage and travel accessories company, announced today the recent acquisition of Venice, … [Read more...]

Tyco to Spend $175M to Acquire ShopperTrak

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Chicago--Tyco International plc Tuesday said it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire ShopperTrak, a global provider of … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay Might Acquire Gilt

Gilt Group

Hudson's Bay, the parent company of Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue, is in talks to acquire fashion flash sale site Gilt … [Read more...]

Kering Sells Off Sergio Rossi Footwear Brand to Private Equity Group

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Paris—Luxury conglomerate Kering SA said today it has agreed to its Sergio Rossi brand to Investindustrial, a private equity … [Read more...]

Geneva Watch Group Acquired By Time Watch Investments Ltd.

Geneva introduced a connected watch this year under the Kenneth Cole brand

New York—Sunshine Time Inc., a subsidiary of Time Watch Investments Limited (TWI ) has completed the acquisition of substantially … [Read more...]

Camuto Group Unites With Bernard Chaus for Strategic Growth

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New York---Camuto Group announced today that it has acquired the remaining shares of Bernard Chaus Inc., making the company a … [Read more...]

Shoes.com to Acquire Richer Poorer Lifestyle Brand

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Vancouver—Shoes.com recently announced the acquisition of lifestyle accessories brand, Richer Poorer, for an undisclosed … [Read more...]

Retail Dish: Urban Outfitters to Buy Gourmet Pizza Chain

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Philadelphia—In a move to diversify that left many analysts scratching their heads in wonderment, Urban Outfitters Inc. announced … [Read more...]

Fossil to Acquire Wearable Tech Innovator Misfit

Introducing: Fossil Q. The connected accessory that fits your style, tracks your steps, and keeps you curious. With two types of connected watches (both display and non-display) and two styles of connected bracelets (one for men and one for women), there's something for everyone. Fashion meets function in stores October 25. (PRNewsFoto/Fossil)

Richardson, TX– Only weeks after introducing its first smartwatch collection, Fossil Group, Inc. announced Thursday that it plans … [Read more...]