TJX Acquires Australian Off-Price Retailer

Trade Secret store Australia

The TJX Companies, Inc. has agreed to purchase Trade Secret, an off-price retailer with 35 stores in Australia, from Gazal … [Read more...]

Xcel Brands Plans to Acquire C. Wonder


C. Wonder is about to make a wondrous recovery.Brand development and media company Xcel Brands, Inc. has entered into a … [Read more...]

Boot Barn Completes Purchase of Rival Sheplers

Fourth of July accessories at Boot Barn

Irvine, CA--Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. announced this week the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Sheplers, Inc. … [Read more...]

After a Year, Alibaba Sells Off its 11 Main Online Marketplace


San Mateo, CA—Alibaba may boast itself as the largest online and mobile commerce company in the world in terms of gross … [Read more...]

Frederick’s of Hollywood Lives on: ABG Spends $22.5 Million for Brand


New York—Sexy is back. Authentic Brands Group LLC, which already owns an array of brands from Elvis Presley to Jones New York, … [Read more...]

Ascena Acquires Ann Inc. for $2 Billion in Cash, Stock

Ann Taylor

New York-based Ascena Retail Group Inc finalized a deal yesterday to acquire women’s apparel retailer Ann Inc for $2.15 billion. … [Read more...]

ABG Acquires Jones New York; Hires Former CEO LVMH


Authentic Brands Group, LLC (ABG), owner of a global portfolio of iconic fashion, sports and lifestyle, celebrity, media and … [Read more...]

TowerBrook Capital Partners to Acquire J.Jill


New York--TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P. , the New York and London-based investment management firm, announced plans today to … [Read more...]

Yoox Confirms Net-A-Porter Acquisition


Milan--Net-A-Porter Group, the U.K.-based luxury e-commerce retailer, will merge with Italian e-commerce giant Yoox—ending … [Read more...]

Confirmed: Yoox is in Talks to Acquire Net-a-Porter


Paris and Milan—While Amazon has denied reports it has been in talks to acquire Net-A-Porter, Italian online retailer Yoox, … [Read more...]

Rumor: Amazon in Talks to Acquire Richemont’s Net-a-Porter?


Seattle—Could Internet behemoth Amazon be ready to gobble up Net-a-Porter, the luxury website owned by Swiss firm Compagnie … [Read more...]

Versa Capital Wins Bid to Acquire Bankrupt Wet Seal Assets

Wet Seal

Philadelphia—Private equity firm Versa Capital Management got the go-ahead Wednesday from a Delaware bankruptcy judge to continue … [Read more...]