Sycamore Partners

Stockholders Agree to Merger Agreement Between Belk, Sycamore Partners

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Charlotte, NC--Belk, Inc., announced today that its stockholders voted to approve the adoption of the previously announced merger … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners to Buy Belk for $3 Billion

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Belk, Inc., which operates 297 stores throughout 16 Southern states, is to be acquired by private equity firm Sycamore Partners in … [Read more...]

Chico’s to Close 120 Stores; Takeover Plans Abandoned


Fort Myers, FL—Chico’s FAS said today it plans to shutter 120 stores by 2017, and slow down opening new stores. The women’s … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners to Buy Chico’s FAS?

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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...]

Coach Q2 Earnings Slide Again; Executives Shifts Announced


New York—Coach Inc. today reported that its second quarter profit and sales fell but its turnaround is starting to take hold. The … [Read more...]

Jones New York to Discontinue Wholesale, Outlet Businesses


New York—As a result of a recent strategic review, Jones New York today announced that it will pursue a new direction for the … [Read more...]

Express, Sycamore Partners End LBO Talks

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

Sycamore Splits Nine West into Four Companies

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New York—Just a few short months into ownership of the former Jones Group, Sycamore Partners LLC, the private equity owner, has … [Read more...]

Sycamore Tight-Lipped Over Interest in Sears Canada

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Toronto—Private equity firm Sycamore Partners has declined to comment on reports it is considering a bid for Sears … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners Seeks Greater Stake in Express Inc.


Columbus, OH—Express, Inc. confirmed Thursday that it has received a letter from Sycamore Partners, which owns approximately 9.9% … [Read more...]

Week in Review: News Not to Miss


New York—After a flurry of retail earnings reports in late April, the final batch came out this week. Like the previous one, they … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners to Give New Life to Defunct Coldwater Creek


Sycamore Partners to Give New Life to Defunct Coldwater Creek New York—Although recently filing bankruptcy and liquidation … [Read more...]