Mergers and Acquisitions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Ballantyne Sold for $6.9 Million

The brand’s creative director Fabio Gatto has bought the Scottish label from Charme Investments fund.

Catterton to Acquire Spa Firm Steiner Leisure for $925M

Beauty and spa brands include Bliss and Elemis.

Private Equity Firm Catterton Agrees to Acquire Steiner Leisure for $925 Million

Steiner Leisure’s skin and body care labels include Bliss, Elemis and La Thérapie.

Ascena, Ann Inc. Come Together

Ann Inc. to be delisted from the New York Stock Exchange at close of business Friday.

PayPal Gets Modest, Buys Mobile Commerce Platform

PayPal’s deal for Modest could make it easier for smaller merchants to enter the world of mobile shopping.

El Corte Inglés Minority Shareholders Reject Terms of Sale to Qatari Investor

Investment group Ceslar disputes terms of deal with Qatari investor Al Thani.

Sycamore Partners Acquires German Retailer EMP

The acquisition is synergistic with Hot Topic, another Sycamore asset.

Adidas Group Buys App Maker Runtastic for $240M

The group hopes the purchase will help it grow an athlete user base and leverage the power of its product portfolio.

Promotion for the launch of Rockport's Truwalk Zero footwear.

Adidas Completes Sale of Rockport

The transaction allows Adidas Group to focus on its core athletic business.