Products from Vita Liberata

Mergers and Acquisitions

2018 Starts With a Beauty M&A Bang

Five days into the year, BH Cosmetics has landed an investor and Vita Liberata has sold to Crown Laboratories.

clock January 5, 2018Allison Collins

Beauty Features

What to Watch: Beauty M&A Stays Strong

Bankers in the space say digitally native companies are likely acquisition targets for 2018.

clock January 5, 2018Allison Collins

Products from Vita Liberata

Business Features

Hildred-Backed Crown Laboratories Acquires Vita Liberata

Vita Liberata is part of a growing prestige self-tanner market.

clock January 5, 2018Allison Collins

The big question for Tapestry and Michael Kors could be figuring out what next to buy.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tapestry, Michael Kors: Destined to Be Competitors on M&A Front

Both firms are building out their brand portfolios.

clock January 3, 2018Vicki M. Young

The secular bull market still has a decent runway ahead of it.

Business Features

2018 Versus 2017: Same Old, Same Old

The sectors that did well will continue to do well, while pressures on the retail front are expected to continue.

clock January 2, 2018Vicki M. Young

PCA is a leader in peels for all needs.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Colgate Moves Into Professional Skin Care With PCA, Elta MD Deals

This is a new market for Colgate, which owns Tom’s of Maine.

clock December 18, 2017Allison Collins


Tracking the Money in 2017

M&A over $1B, significant Series C and D raises and even an IPO or two were part of the financial landscape of 2017.

clock December 18, 2017Vicki M. Young

Elie TahariElie Tahari presentation, Fall Winter 2016, New York Fashion Week, America - 14 Feb 2016

Mergers and Acquisitions

Elie Tahari Close to Selling Tahari IP to Bluestar Alliance

A transaction could be completed by the end of this week.

clock December 7, 2017Vicki M. Young

Nest Fragrances Black Tulip

Mergers and Acquisitions

Eurazeo Brands Buys Majority Stake in Nest Fragrances

This is Eurazeo Brands’ first deal under ceo Jill Granoff.

clock November 30, 2017Allison Collins

Amazing Lash Studio


Amazing Lash Studio to Explore Sale

The business has 160 locations.

clock November 9, 2017Allison Collins

Alternative Apparel

Mergers and Acquisitions

Hanesbrands’ Alternative Deal Signals Changes for Eco-Minded Brand

Hanesbrands is looking to Alternative to mix up product, but the use of sustainable and recycled materials could be on the line.

clock October 18, 2017Kali Hays

Illamasqua products


The Hut Group Builds in Beauty With Illamasqua Acquisition

The Hut Group has also recently bought Espa and Glossybox.

clock October 5, 2017Allison Collins and Samantha Conti

Mergers and Acquisitions

The Hut Group Said to Be Nearing Deal for Illamasqua

The buyer just did a deal for Glossybox, and has voiced interest in buying beauty brands.

clock October 4, 2017Allison Collins

Jimmy ChooAthena Calderone hosts Vogue and Jimmy Choo event, New York, USA - 14 Jul 2017


Jimmy Choo Investors OK $1.2B Acquisition by Michael Kors

Shareholders representing a majority of Choo’s equity voted in favor of the merger.

clock September 18, 2017Kali Hays

sterling jewelers signet jewelers diamond ring


Signet’s New CEO Could Be Eyeing More Acquisitions

The jewelry chain’s new leader Virginia Drosos has a long history of making acquisitions to aid growth.

clock September 8, 2017Kali Hays

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