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Ann Inc. Enters into a Non-Disclosure Agreement with Golden Gate Capital

Fall Looks from Ann Taylor

New York—Shares of Ann Inc. have been on the rise since Tuesday when the women’s specialty retailer revealed it had entered into a … [Read more...]

Coldwater Creek Also Headed for Liquidation?

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Sandpoint, ID—A week after reports that it would presently be filing for bankruptcy, Coldwater Creek reportedly has plans to … [Read more...]

Coldwater Creek Next to File for Bankruptcy?

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Sandpoint, ID—After failing to strike up a strategic alternative for its future—and now facing possible bankruptcy, Coldwater … [Read more...]

Golden Gate Takes Major Stake in Ann Inc.

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

New York—Barely a week after reporting its fourth quarter profit nearly doubled and a strategic realignment in its business, Ann … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Read Articles

What's new at J. Crew this Spring? An IPO?

New York—One potential next hot product in fashion accessories had a preview this week, but it wasn’t in a major runway show or … [Read more...]

Jewelry Giant: Signet to Buy Zale in $1.4 Billion Deal

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Hamilton, Bermuda and Dallas—While it may not come close to the proposed $45 billion Comcast/Time Warner Cable, two retail jewelry … [Read more...]

Payless’ New Parent Appoints New CEO

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Topeka, KA—Just days after the completion of the $2 billion buyout of Collective Brands, the new owners have appointed a veteran … [Read more...]

Wolverine Completes $2 Billion Purchase of Collective Brands

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Rockford, MI—Wolverine World Wide Inc., along with investment firms Golden Gate Capital and Blum Capital Partners said today they … [Read more...]

Collective Brands Swing into Q2 Profit

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Topeka, KA —Footwear retailer Collective Brands Inc. said Friday it turned a profit in the second quarter despite closing hundreds … [Read more...]

Coldwater Creek Secures $65 Million Loan from Golden Gate

Summer at Coldwater Creek

Sandpoint, ID--Coldwater Creek Inc., which has been struggling to turnaround from seven straight quarters of losses, reported … [Read more...]

Sycamore Raises Bid for Talbots to $215 Million

Talbots used "real women" as models in its spring/summer lookbook

Hingham, MA—Sycamore Partners, the private equity group and Talbots' largest shareholder, has raised its bid today to acquire the … [Read more...]

Wolverine, Golden Gate to Split Up Collective Brands in $1.32 Billion Deal

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Topeka, KA and Rockford, MI—Collective Brands will be split up in a $1.32 billion deal where Wolverine World Wide will take over … [Read more...]