William McComb


Private Equity Firms to Take Liz Claiborne Private?

Liz Claiborne Inc.'s new logo: Pacific & Fifth Companies

New York—Shares of Liz Claiborne Inc. jumped 21% on Friday following a report that several private firms are interesting in buying … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Inc. Lowers Profit Forecast, CFO Departs

Liz Claiborne Inc.'s new logo: Pacific & Fifth Companies

New York—Liz Claiborne Inc. saw its shares tumbled nearly 15% in early trading today after the company revised downward its fiscal … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne to Rename Itself Fifth & Pacific this May

The Liz Claiborne brand will live on, but not as a corporate moniker

New York--Liz Claiborne remains a brand name, but no longer a company moniker. Liz Claiborne has been an iconic name for almost … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Inc. Q3 Loss Widens as It Exits Brands

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New York—A leaner Liz Claiborne, Inc., which has completed $471 million in transactions since August—including the sale of its … [Read more...]

JCPenney Buys Liz Claiborne Brands for $267.5 Million

From licensee to owner: JCPenney takes ownership of Liz Claiborne brands

Plano,TX—JCPenney today said it plans to purchase the Liz Claiborne brands from Liz Claiborne Inc. for $267.5 million. The deal is … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Sell Mexx in Joint Venture Deal

MEXX

New York--Liz Claiborne agreed today to sell its Mexx business to a joint venture for an 18.75% stake in the common equity of the … [Read more...]

Liz CLaiborne Offloads Distribution to Li & Fung

Liz Claiborne

New York--Liz Claiborne Inc. is taking steps to cut its fixed distribution costs after signing a deal with sourcing giant Li & … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Q2 Loss Widens, But Sales Beat Forecasts

Liz Claiborne Logo

New York--Liz Claiborne Inc. said Thursday that its second-quarter net loss widened as expenses rose, but sales, especially in its … [Read more...]

Executive Changes: Mexx, American Apparel, REM Eyewear, Chico’s

Appointments

Liz Claiborne names CEO of Mexx Canada New York--Liz Claiborne Inc. has named former Gap executive Lloyd A. Perlmutter as chief … [Read more...]

Q1 Reports: Jones Profit Falls, Claiborne’s Loss Widens

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Jones Group Q1 Profit Falls On Higher Costs and Weitzman Acquisition New York—Jones Group Inc.'s net income fell 34% in the … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Lowers Second Half Forecast

Liz Claiborne

New York—Shares of Liz Claiborne Inc. fell 20% in afterhours trading after the fashion behemoth reported Thursday that it cut its … [Read more...]

Liz Clairborne Narrows Q3 Losses

Liz Claiborne Arrives At JCPenney Stores

New York--Liz Claiborne Inc. has narrowed its third quarter losses after better gross margins at Kate Spade, Mexx and Partnered … [Read more...]