Sycamore Partners


Stuart Weitzman, Kurt Geiger to Operate as Independent Companies

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New York—Just days after its acquisition of The Jones Group Inc., Sycamore Partners announced today that two of the brands that … [Read more...]

Jones Group Shareholders Approve Merger with Sycamore

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New York—Jones Group Inc. reported Monday that its shareholders have approved a $2.2 billion merger with affiliates of Sycamore … [Read more...]

Aéropostale Reports Dismal Q4; Arranges $150 Million Lifeline

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New York—Aéropostale Inc. reported late Thursday its fifth straight quarterly loss as well as a 15% tumble in its comparable store … [Read more...]

Jones Group Q4 Loss Narrows Despite Sales Decline

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New York—Jones Group, which recently agreed to be acquired by Sycamore Partners, today reported a narrowed fourth quarter loss as … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners to Acquire Jones Group for $2.2 Billion

Holiday at Nine West, one of the Jones Group's most important brands

New York—Ending nearly six months of speculation about its new owner, Jones Group said Thursday it had accepted a buyout offer … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Items to Read

Dec. 24, or "Mobile Eve," should see an upswing in mobile commerce as last minute shoppers search for gifts.

New York—As we enter the final stretch of the holiday season, retailers may be keeping track of how many shoppers enter their … [Read more...]

Sycamore Takes 8% Stake in Aeropostale

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New York—Last month, Aeropostale Inc. saw its stock take a hit after reporting that it swung into a second quarter loss and sales … [Read more...]

Hot Topic Q4 Profit Jumps 35% as Its Torrid Stores Improve

Spring styles at Torrid, Hot Topic's plus size specialty store

City of Industry, CA—Hot Topic, Inc. said Wednesday that its net income jumped 35% in its fourth quarter as sales increased 11% … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners Buys Hot Topic for $600 Million

Lucky Day for Hot Topic. A St. Patrick's Day promotion at Hot Topic stores.

City of Industry, CA—Hot Topic was truly a hot topic today on Wall Street. That’s because Sycamore Partners, the private equity … [Read more...]

Firm Assumes Control of Talbots’ Credit Card, Rewards Program

Fall look from Talbots

Dallas—Alliance Data Systems, which manages loyalty and rewards programs for retailers and others, announced last week that it … [Read more...]

Talbots New Owner Names New Executive Team

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Hingham, MA—Sycamore Partners, the private equity firm that last Friday completed its $391 million takeover of Talbots, wasted no … [Read more...]

Talbots Takeover to Close Today

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Hingham, MA—A new chapter begins today for Talbots, the 516-unit women’s specialty chain that has been struggling to turn itself … [Read more...]