NEW YORK — Burt’s Bees has been sold.

The Manhattan-based buyout firm AEA Investors has purchased 80 percent of the North Carolina-based natural cosmetics company. Terms of the agreement — reached this week, WWD learned Thursday — were not disclosed. Sources speculated, however, that the transaction was valued in excess of $175 million.

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