Acquisitions


Steven Madden to Buy Canadian Waterproof Footwear Brand Blondo

Blondo is a 100-year-old Canadian footwear brand

Long Island City, NY—Continuing its quest to expand its footwear and accessories portfolio, Steven Madden today announced it … [Read more...]

ShoeBuy.com Acquires Minority Stake in Boston Boot Company

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Boston— ShoeBuy, an online retailer of shoes and apparel, today announced it has acquired a minority stake in Boston Boot Company. … [Read more...]

Express, Sycamore Partners End LBO Talks

Express stores

Columbus, OH and New York—Express, Inc. and Sycamore Partners today announced that despite having worked together in “good faith … [Read more...]

Coach to Pay Up to $574 Million for Stuart Weitzman from Sycamore Partners

Picture-Perfect Pals: Stuart and Gisele Bündchen reunite for the ‪SS15‬ ad campaign, as photographed by Mario Testino

New York—In its first acquisition, Coach Inc. today revealed it has signed a definitive agreement with private equity firm … [Read more...]

Rumor: Hudson’s Bay Company Eyeing Dillard’s?

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Little Rock, AR—Dillard’s, the predominantly Southern-based department store, is apparently an acquisition target for … [Read more...]

SHOEme Continues Buying Spree with Acquisition of Shoes.com

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Seattle and Vancouver--SHOEme, the parent company of online footwear retailers OnlineShoes.com and SHOEme.ca, announced this week … [Read more...]

Rumor: LVMH Interested in Acquiring Coach?

Coach flagship store in Hong Kong

New York—Shares of Coach Inc rose the most in four months Thursday after after a report surfaced that LVMH apparently is … [Read more...]

Rumor: Perry Ellis International For Sale?

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New York--Perry Ellis International (PEI), which has reportedly been in talks with both brand management firms and investment … [Read more...]

Dollar General Extends Family Dollar Offer Again

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Goodlettsville, TN--Dollar General isn’t giving up on Family Dollar. The retailer has extended its $80-ar-share offer yet again as … [Read more...]

LIDS Sports Group, the Latest Retailer to Expand into Canada

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Indianapolis—LIDS Sports Group announced Friday that it has acquired Jersey City Canada, a licensed sports apparel, headwear and … [Read more...]

Dollar General Extends Lucrative Offer to Buy Rival

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Goodlettsville, TN—Once again Dollar General Corp. is trying to beat out Dollar Tree in a bidding war for Family Dollar Stores. … [Read more...]

Takeover Rumors Boost dELiA*s Stock Prices

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New York—dELiA*s saw its shares jump more than 35% today after rumors surfaced that the teen mall clothing stores received several … [Read more...]