NEW YORK — Long before diversification was a hot term in the apparel world, Kellwood Co. was looking for ways to give variety and balance to its portfolio.
Ever since making its first big acquisition into women’s branded apparel in 1985 with Cape Cod-Cricket Lane Inc. — now the company’s moderate-priced Cricket Lane Collection — Kellwood has been in serious pursuit of acquiring companies and striking licensing deals.
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