Mergers and Acquisitions

Native Deodorant

Mergers and Acquisitions

P&G Back on Acquisition Trail

Native makes aluminum- and paraben-free deodorant and sells through its web site.

clock November 15, 2017Allison Collins

Mergers and Acquisitions

Roller Rabbit Taps New Creative Director From Eidos

The brand founded by Roberta Freymann was sold to an unidentified group of private investors.

clock November 14, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tengram to Acquire RéVive From Shiseido

The brand’s founder, Gregory Brown, is reinvesting in the business and will join the board.

clock November 10, 2017Allison Collins

Lalique L’Insoumis

Mergers and Acquisitions

Lalique Group Intensifies Far East Focus With New Deal

The Swiss company has inked a partnership agreement with Damian Ltd., of Hong Kong.

clock November 7, 2017Jennifer Weil

Marc Rey

Mergers and Acquisitions

Shiseido Buys AI Business Giaran, Looks to Grow Consumer Intimacy

The deal follows Shiseido’s acquisition of MatchCo, a shade-matching technology and foundation business.

clock November 7, 2017Allison Collins

The Duchess of Cambridge Hobbs coat Princess Charlotte

Mergers and Acquisitions

TFG Brands Buys Britain’s Hobbs, Adds It to High-Street Fashion Stable

Hobbs will join the women’s clothing brands Phase Eight and Whistles.

clock November 7, 2017Samantha Conti

Luxottica makes eyewear for brands like Chanel (pictured) but its tie-up with lens-maker Essilor is coming under government scrutiny.

Mergers and Acquisitions

European Commission ‘Stops Clock’ on Essilor Luxottica Merger Probe

The procedure postpones its decision on the 46 billion euro merger plans.

clock November 3, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Merkal shoes

Mergers and Acquisitions

Vivarte Sells Merkal Shoes to Private Equity Firm OpCapita

The sale of the inexpensive Spanish shoe brand fits into the French retailer’s ongoing restructuring program.

clock November 3, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Belstaff RTW Spring 2018

Mergers and Acquisitions

Britain’s Largest Private Company, Ineos, Buys Belstaff From JAB

The billionaire British petrochemicals tycoon and motor head Jim Ratcliffe has agreed to purchase Belstaff for an undisclosed price.

clock October 30, 2017Samantha Conti

Belstaff RTW Spring 2018

Mergers and Acquisitions

Belstaff Confirms Sales Deal

British manufacturer of petrochemicals, Ineos, has bought the company.

clock October 30, 2017Natalie Theodosi

A look from Hervé Léger.

Mergers and Acquisitions

General Atlantic Makes Investment in Authentic Brands Group

General Atlantic’s investment helps ABG target acquisitions of brands having annual retail sales in the $500M to $1B range.

clock October 30, 2017Vicki M. Young

Mergers and Acquisitions

Betting Further on Hair, Henkel Adds Zotos

The company is paying $485 million to buy the professional hair business from Shiseido.

clock October 30, 2017Allison Collins

A look from Hervé Léger.

Mergers and Acquisitions

ABG Acquires the Hervé Léger Brand

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

clock October 27, 2017Vicki M. Young

Mergers and Acquisitions

Henkel to Acquire Zotos From Shiseido for $485M

Henkel has also acquired Sexy Hair, Kenra and Alterna.

clock October 26, 2017Allison Collins

Chanel's Château Berliquet

Mergers and Acquisitions

Chanel Buys Another Saint-Émilion Winemaker

Chanel widens its wine collection with Château Berliquet.

clock October 26, 2017Mimosa Spencer

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