Acquisitions


ABG Acquires Jones New York; Hires Former CEO LVMH

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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

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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

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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

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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?

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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

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

HanesBrands Buys Knights Apparel for $200 Million

Among other things, Knights Apparel produces college logo apparel

Winston-Salem, NC--HanesBrands Inc. said today that it intends to buy Knights Apparel for $200 million from Merit Capital … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners to Buy Chico’s FAS?

Spring Look at Chico's

New York and Fort Meyers, FL—Sycamore Partners, the private equity firm, is purportedly in advanced talks to add Chico’s FAS to … [Read more...]

BCBG Max Azria Group Gets $135M Cash Infusion

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Los Angeles--BCBG Max Azria Group, LLC today announced it received a $135 million cash infusion from Guggenheim Partners, … [Read more...]

Under Armour Scores Better-Than-Expected Q4, Buys MyFitnessPal App

Most decorated woman downhill skier of all time, Lindsey Vonn, decked out in Under Armour

Baltimore—Under Armour continued its upward stride as a force to be reckoned with in athletic wear. The upwardly-mobile brand … [Read more...]

Dollar Tree, Family Dollar Deal Closing Delayed as FTC Reviews Store Counts

Family Dollar's logo, nameplate to remain the same

Charlotte, NC—The much contested acquisition of Family Dollar Stores by rival Dollar Tree Inc. appears to be delayed until late … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Expects 2014 Earnings to Exceed Previous Forecast

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Cincinnati—Macy’s Inc. provided a preview today of its fourth quarter and full 2014 earnings report, one that promises to be … [Read more...]