Mergers and Acquisitions

Richard Quinn window takeover at Machine-A earlier this year.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tomorrow Takes Majority Stake in London Concept Store Machine-A

Machine-A will continue to have full independence on brand selection and curation, as it works to accelerate its e-commerce business.

clock November 20, 2020Tianwei Zhang

Li Jiagi, also known as Austin Li, is China's "King of Lipsticks."

Mergers and Acquisitions

Launchmetrics Buys Chinese Influencer Analytics Platform Parklu

The deal gives the data research and insights firm a foothold in China as the country cements its dominance of the global luxury market.

clock November 17, 2020Joelle Diderich


Mergers and Acquisitions

Reda Acquires Digital Native Tailor Lanieri

Through the acquisition, Reda is strengthening its consumer division and enhancing its digital capabilities.

clock November 16, 2020Martino Carrera

GCDS RTW Spring 2021

Mergers and Acquisitions

GCDS Sells Majority Stake to Made in Italy Fund

GCDS cofounders Giuliano and Giordano Calza will maintain their roles at the streetwear brand they founded in 2015.

clock November 12, 2020Martino Carrera

Farfetch 'Open Doors' campaign

Mergers and Acquisitions

Eurazeo Exits Farfetch, Nets 90.4M Euros

The private equity fund had originally invested in the online luxury marketplace in 2016.

clock November 3, 2020Miles Socha

A Tiffany diamond

Mergers and Acquisitions

LVMH Seen Driving Tiffany More Upscale

Luxury analysts say the French group is likely to “re-enchant” the brand with renewed stores, products and leadership.

clock October 29, 2020Miles Socha and Evan Clark

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Spring 2021

Mergers and Acquisitions

Salvatore Ferragamo Denies Sale Rumors

Shares soared on the Italian Stock Exchange following rumors the Ferragamo family was in contact with investors and eyeing the sale of a minority stake.

clock October 21, 2020Luisa Zargani

Front view of two people in eyeglasses and protective masks sitting in a street cafe

Mergers and Acquisitions

Retail M&A Update: Is It Time to Sell?

Andrew D. Postal, managing partner of MMG Advisors Inc., discusses the state of M&A trends in the retail and fashion apparel market.

clock October 21, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Mergers and Acquisitions

Alibaba Takes 6.1% Stake in Dufry Travel-retail Operator

Following a capital increase Advent International Corp. will own an 11.4 percent stake in Dufry.

clock October 20, 2020Jennifer Weil

R.M. Williams

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tattarang Acquires Australian Boots Brand, R.M. Williams

L Catterton sells the brand for a reported $135 million to the private equity firm owned by mining tycoon Andrew Forrest.

clock October 19, 2020Tiffany Ap

Bernard Arnault

Mergers and Acquisitions

Arnault Again Raises Lagardère Stake Ahead of Court Decision

The move came just before a Paris court threw out a request by rival shareholders for Lagardère SCA to hold an exceptional shareholder meeting.

clock October 14, 2020Joelle Diderich

Francesco Trapani

Mergers and Acquisitions

New Luxury Production Pole Established in Italy

Called Florence SpA, it has acquired three leading apparel producers, and is chaired by former Bulgari and LVMH executive Francesco Trapani.

clock October 13, 2020Luisa Zargani


Mergers and Acquisitions

Chanel Buys Majority Stakes in Italian Shoemaker Ballin, Tannery Gaiera

Chanel continues to bolster its supply chain by acquiring companies too small to weather the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic by themselves.

clock October 9, 2020Joelle Diderich

Asda concerns. File photo dated 01/05/15 of an Asda sign. Asda's US owner has said it is "seriously considering" a stock market flotation for the UK supermarket after the chain's deal to merge with rival Sainsbury's was blocked. Issue date: Wednesday May 15, 2019. Walmart - the world's biggest retailer - told Asda managers at an event on Tuesday it was mulling listing Asda, but that any preparations would "take years". See PA story CITY Asda. Photo credit should read: Chris Radburn/PA Wire URN:42878219 (Press Association via AP Images)

Mergers and Acquisitions

Walmart Sells Asda to British Gas Station Billionaires, TDR Capital

The deal has an enterprise value of 6.8 billion pounds, and Walmart confirmed it will retain a minority stake in the U.K. supermarket giant.

clock October 2, 2020Samantha Conti


Mergers and Acquisitions

Fresh From an IPO, the Hut Group Buys Skin-care Brand Perricone MD

THG, which joined the London Stock Exchange earlier this month, has purchased the Perricone MD brand for $60 million in cash.

clock September 30, 2020Samantha Conti

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