Mergers and Acquisitions

Backstage at Perry Ellis Men's Fall 2018

Mergers and Acquisitions

Feldenkreis’ Deal for Perry Ellis Beats Out Competitor

The $437 million deal to take Perry Ellis private is expected to close in four months.

clock June 18, 2018Vicki M. Young

Luca Missoni;Michele Norsa,Maurizio Tamagnini;Giacomo Missoni;Rosita Missoni;Angela Missoni

Mergers and Acquisitions

Fashion Blueprint: How Missoni Deal Could Be a Trailblazer

The sale of a minority stake to an equity fund means there are few fashion firms remaining in Italy that are wholly family-owned.

clock June 18, 2018Luisa Zargani

Mergers and Acquisitions

Dassault Systèmes to Take Majority Stake in Centric Software

Centric’s solutions package helps fashion firms speed up the design process.

clock June 15, 2018Vicki M. Young

Angela Missoni, Rosita Missoni and Luca Missoni

Mergers and Acquisitions

Missoni Sells Stake to Equity Fund Backed by Italian Government

FSI Mid-Market Growth Equity Fund, which involves former Ferragamo ceo Michele Norsa, will take a minority stake in the brand.

clock June 15, 2018Luisa Zargani

Marc Puig and Dries Van Noten in the designer's office in Antwerp.

Mergers and Acquisitions

What’s Next for Dries Van Noten?

Perfumes, e-commerce and homewares could be growth vectors for the Belgian brand just acquired by Puig.

clock June 15, 2018Jennifer Weil

Charles S. Cohen

Mergers and Acquisitions

EXCLUSIVE: Charles Cohen Acquires T. Anthony Leather Brand

The billionaire real estate developer also owns Harrys of London and Richard James.

clock June 6, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

Peter Jensen

Mergers and Acquisitions

Peter Jensen Sells Company to South Korea’s Pastel World

Jensen will remain a consultant and also take up a new career in academia.

clock June 5, 2018Fiona Ma

Rossignol with 37.5 technology.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Rossignol Group Inks Deal With IDG Capital

The agreement will allow Rossignol to expand in China.

clock June 4, 2018Martino Carrera

Merkal shoes

Mergers and Acquisitions

Vivarte Plans to Sell Besson Chaussures to French Investors

The fashion group has entered exclusive talks with Weinberg Capital Partners and Groupe Philippe Ginestet for the sale.

clock May 30, 2018Mimosa Spencer


Mergers and Acquisitions

Lampert Raises Liquidity Concerns at Sears Holdings

Edward S. Lampert, chairman and ceo at Sears, is looking to talk to partners about acquiring Kenmore and other assets.

clock May 30, 2018Vicki M. Young

Alexandra Coletti wearing Fusalp

Mergers and Acquisitions

Fusalp Brings in New Investors to Fuel International Expansion

The cluster of new investors will together own 12 percent of the fast-growing French skiwear brand.

clock May 24, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Mariita and George Feldenkreis

Mergers and Acquisitions

Perry Ellis Committee Holds Firm on Time, Deal Terms

The Committee said no decision has been made yet.

clock May 24, 2018Vicki M. Young

Shoppers at a FLFL-operated Central department store.

Mergers and Acquisitions

After Six-Year Hiatus, L Catterton Invests in Indian Fashion Again

The market is “at an inflection point expected to exhibit exponential growth,” L Catterton Asia’s Narayan Ramachandran said.

clock May 21, 2018Tiffany Ap

Mergers and Acquisitions

GTCR, Sycamore Close $1.1B Deal for CommerceHub

Founder Frank Poore, also president and ceo, will remain with the company.

clock May 21, 2018Vicki M. Young

Mergers and Acquisitions

Etam Sells China Ready-to-Wear Operations to Hong Kong Investor

The deal covers 1,600 points of sales across 300 cities in China.

clock May 20, 2018Tiffany Ap

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