Acquisitions


Dollar General Outbids in Family Dollar Takeover

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Goodlettsville, TN—There seems to be more than a few dollars at stake in this battle.In the latest move to take over Family … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Announces Acquisition of Dolce Vita Holdings, Inc. for $60M

Dolce Vita for Fall

Long Island City, NY—Steve Madden revealed today that it has completed the acquisition of privately held Dolce Vita Holdings, … [Read more...]

Dorfman Pacific Hooks Greek Fisherman’s Brand, Aegean

Dorfman Pacific's latest catch: Greek fisherman's caps from Aegean International

Stockton, CA and New York—Dorfman Pacific, a leading headwear supplier, recently added to its already vast array of brands and … [Read more...]

Dollar General to Now Bid on Family Dollar Stores Too?

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Goodlettsville, TN—They may be known for their dollar merchandise, but there are big bucks at stake in more possible bids of … [Read more...]

Kering’s Q2 Sales Rise Despite Sharp Drop in Gucci Sales

From Yves Saint Laurent's fall ad campaign

Paris—It was a case of good news/bad news for Kering SA today as the luxurygoods conglomerate reported second quarter revenue that … [Read more...]

Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar for $8.5 Billion

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Chesapeake, VA--Dollar Tree is acquiring rival discount retailer Family Dollar in an $8.5 billion cash and stock deal. The merger … [Read more...]

HanesBrands Raises Outlook as Q2 Profit Rises

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Winston-Salem, NC—HanesBrands Inc. said Wednesday it returned to increased profitability, crediting higher sales and reduced … [Read more...]

K&M Acquires Assets of Scorpio Accessories

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New York—K&M L.P. Associates announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire select assets of Scorpio Accessories … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must Knows

Dov Charney, found and controversial leader at American Apparel

New York—Somewhat of a buying splurge has been going on in the fashion industry. Companies, some already huge such as Hanesbrands, … [Read more...]

Sequential Brands to Acquire Galaxy Brand for about $260.3 Million

Sequential Brand's acquisition will include Avia, a sports brand

New York—Shares of Sequential Brands Group surged as much as 19% today following the licensing company’s news on Wednesday that it … [Read more...]

Hanesbrands Buys French Apparel Company for $550 Million

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Winston-Salem, NC—Hanesbrands Inc. announced this morning that it agreed to acquire DBApparel of France from Sun Capital Partners … [Read more...]

Gilden Activewear to Buy Doris Hosiery for $110 Million

Sheers from Doris Hosiery's latest brand, a collection by Janie Bryant, costume designer for "Mad Men"

Montréal—Canadian apparel maker Gildan Activewear Inc today agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Doris Inc, a … [Read more...]