Mergers and Acquisitions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Roberto Cavalli

Clessidra Buys the Roberto Cavalli Brand

The Italian private equity fund acquires 90 percent of the Florence-based firm.

Goldman Sachs Tops List of M&A Advisers

Goldman, Sachs & Co. tops list of global M&A dealmakers.

A Quiksilver women's store.

Consac Renews Call for Sale of Quiksilver

Activist investor Ryan Drexler of Consac LLC is making his third push for a sale of Quiksilver Inc. in less than seven months, and this time he’s offering names of potential buyers — Nike Inc. and VF Corp.

Retail Apparel, Luxury Segments See M&A Activity Decline

While mergers and acquisitions activity in the global consumer sector is on fire, retail apparel cools.

Jones New York

Jones New York Under Authentic Brands Ownership

The Jones New York brand, which does nearly $1 billion in annual retail volume worldwide, is now under the Authentic Brands Group’s umbrella.

KaDeWe, berlin

KaDeWe Catches Eye of Acquisitive Retailers

It’s unclear whether the KaDeWe flagship and the rest of the premium group owned by Karstadt are for sale.

Jessica Simpson

Jessica Simpson Brand Acquired by Sequential Brands Group

Simpson markets 31 product categories ranging from footwear and apparel to fashion accessories, fragrance, girls clothing and a home line.

Kellwood Sells American Recreation Products

The business was sold to Exxel Outdoors.

Gordon Brothers Unit, AccuVal-LiquiTec Merge

Combined entity conducts $60 billion in appraisals annually.