Mergers and Acquisitions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Iconix Completes Deal to Go Private

One of the principals of Lancer is Avram Glazer whose family owns the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

clock August 2, 2021Jean E. Palmieri

Earth Origins

Mergers and Acquisitions

EXCLUSIVE: Earth Shoes Owner Sells Majority Stake to Windsong, Hilco

The company is relaunching the original Earth Shoe under the Kalso by Earth name next year.

clock July 29, 2021Jean E. Palmieri

Moschino Resort 2022

Mergers and Acquisitions

Aeffe Takes Full Control of Moschino

The Italian company is acquiring the 30 percent stake in Moschino it did not own for more than 66.5 million euros, with the goal to further develop the brand.

clock July 28, 2021Luisa Zargani

Caravana Mykonos Store

Mergers and Acquisitions

Cho Ventures Invests in Caravana, Eyes Global Expansion

The alliance will also see the launch of Caravana’s new brand Prao, created by founder Jacopo Janniello and fashion designer Marios Schwab.

clock July 28, 2021Tianwei Zhang

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Mergers and Acquisitions

ThredUp Expanding in Europe With Remix Acquisition

The cash and stock deal could help the U.S. company bring its resale as a service approach across the Atlantic.

clock July 26, 2021Evan Clark

Giorgio Armani

Mergers and Acquisitions

What M&A Deal Could Be Next in Italy’s Fashion Industry?

Following the sale of Etro and the Ermenegildo Zegna Group’s plan to publicly list in New York, what other deals are brewing?

clock July 26, 2021Luisa Zargani

Lapo Elkann portrayed inside Garage Italia's "Materioteca" area

Mergers and Acquisitions

Lapo Elkann Becomes Largest Shareholder of Garage Italia’s New Parent Company

The Italian entrepreneur has invested in Youngtimers AG, a company listed on the Swiss Bourse which fully acquired Garage Italia earlier this year.

clock July 22, 2021Martino Carrera

Francesco Trapani

Mergers and Acquisitions

Gruppo Florence Acquires Another Italian Manufacturing Gem

The Italian luxury industrial pole has welcomed in its portfolio Emmegi, a Lombardy-based manufacturer focused on informal outerwear.

clock July 21, 2021Alessandra Turra

Owner of LVMH Luxury Group Bernard Arnault, Stylist Virgil Abloh and CEO of Louis Vuitton Michael Burke attending the Louis Vuitton Menswear Spring Summer 2019 show as part of Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France on June 21, 2018. Photo by Aurore Marechal/Abaca/Sipa USA(Sipa via AP Images)

Mergers and Acquisitions

LVMH Widens Virgil Abloh’s Role Beyond Fashion

The luxury group has bought a majority stake in Off-White LLC, the trademark owner of Abloh’s Off-White brand, as part of its deal with the designer.

clock July 20, 2021Joelle Diderich

Jimmy Fairly's Lille store

Mergers and Acquisitions

HLD to Acquire Eyewear Brand Jimmy Fairly

The investment fund has entered into exclusive discussions with Jimmy Fairly’s founders and Experienced Capital.

clock July 19, 2021Jennifer Weil

Sephora is acquiring Feelunique.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Sephora Poised to Buy Britain’s Report

Sephora is looking to grab its own slice of the British beauty market as Harrods rolls out more stand-alone beauty stores and the high street giants ramp up their respective offers.

clock July 18, 2021Samantha Conti

Backstage at Etro men's, spring 2022.

Mergers and Acquisitions

L Catterton Takes Control of Etro

Etro said it has entered into a binding agreement to partner with L Catterton without disclosing terms of the transaction, but sources say the private equity giant is buying 60 percent of the Italian fashion group in a deal valued at 500 million euros.

clock July 18, 2021Luisa Zargani

Cardi B and Reebok to Release ‘Mommy and Me’ Collection

Mergers and Acquisitions

Potential Purchasers Circle Reebok as Deadline Approaches

WHP Global’s name is now added to a short list that includes ABG and several private equity firms.

clock July 9, 2021Jean E. Palmieri


Mergers and Acquisitions

EXCLUSIVE: Alsara Investment Group Acquires Khrisjoy

Alsara, a private investment group based in Switzerland, has taken a majority stake in cool Khrisjoy brand, known for its Khris puffer jacket.

clock July 7, 2021Luisa Zargani

Ralph & Russo Couture Fall 2020

Mergers and Acquisitions

Ralph & Russo Sold to Retail Ecommerce Ventures, Owners of Dressbarn

The buyers already own companies including Pier 1, Radio Shack and Dressbarn.

clock July 1, 2021Samantha Conti

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clock August 2, 2021Evan Clark

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