Warren Buffett made the big splash in the first quarter with the $28 billion agreement to buy HJ Heinz with a partner, but non-ketchup dealmaking was also gaining in the retail and consumer market.
There were 27 U.S. retail and consumer deals, valued at a combined $39.8 billion, during the first three months of the year, according to a study from consultancy PwC looking at transactions of over $50 million.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)