LVMH has purchased a majority share in Maison Francis Kurkdjian.
PARIS — Creed. Memo. Juliette Has a Gun. Might one of these niche fragrance brands be a multinational’s next acquisition target?
While none of them has a visible for-sale sign at present, they’re among the privately held fragrance brands in Europe currently ripe for the picking. It’s a crop, however, that keeps shrinking in size — most recently due to LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s announcement on Monday that it had purchased a majority share in Maison Francis Kurkdjian.
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