One of the most frequently rumored acquisition targets in the premium denim business came off the market Monday as Hudson Jeans reached an agreement to be acquired by its City of Commerce, Calif., neighbor Joe’s Jeans Inc.
Joe’s, which also reported lower profits on higher sales for the second quarter Monday, said it would buy privately held Hudson Clothing Holdings Inc. for $97.6 million in convertible notes and cash in a deal expected to close by Aug. 31.
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)