Blackstone Group LP

RG Barry Becomes a Private Company

Dearfoams, one of RG Barry's biggest brands

Pickerington, OH—The acquisition of footwear and accessories maker RG Barry Corporation for $215 million by private equity firm … [Read more...]

Crocs Q1 Profit Dives, But Sales Edge Up

Life beyond the clog: Crocs diversifies offerings

Niwot, CO—Stung by currency impact in Japan and Russia, a later Easter and a shift in product mix, Crocs Inc. reported Tuesday … [Read more...]

Versace Optimistic After 28% Jump in 2013 Profit

Lady Gaga is the latest celebrity to appear in Versace's ad campaign

Milan—Gianni Versace SpA today reported it is well positioned for a strong 2014 coming off a 2013 where net profit rose … [Read more...]

Crocs Q4 Loss Widens on Costs, But Beats Forecast


Niwot, CO—Crocs Inc. today reported its fourth quarter loss widened thanks to one-time charges, but the loss and its sales still … [Read more...]

Crocs Closes on $200 Million Investment by Blackstone Group

Crocs' Kadee flats

Niwot, CO—Crocs Inc. reported Monday that it had closed on an investment from a fund affiliated with Blackstone, a private equity … [Read more...]

Blackstone Group Invests $200 Million in Crocs


Niwot, CO--Crcos Inc. hope to get a boost in its turnaround plans thanks to a $200 million investment into the footwear brand in … [Read more...]

Report: JCPenney Hires Consultants to Raise $1 Billion


Plano, TX—Beleaguered JCPenney, which fired its CEO Monday after only 17 months, reportedly has hired the Blackstone Group LP’s … [Read more...]