Mergers and Acquisitions


Mergers and Acquisitions

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In Brief: Customs Ruling Challenged... Safilo Buys Two

A coalition of 97 associations and companies, including Target Corp., Neiman Marcus Group, Macy's Inc., Levi Strauss and J.C. Penney Co., sent a letter to...

Kellwood Takes Sun Offer

Kellwood Co. surrendered and entered into a merger agreement with Sun Capital Securities Group LLC.

The Bidding for Saks: Baugur Said Still Keen But in Holding Pattern

A bid for Saks Inc. by Baugur Group remains in a holding pattern as the two firms "continue discussions."

In Brief: Perry Ellis Gets Liz Brands... Aston Joins Roger Vivier...

Liz Claiborne has completed the sale of Laundry By Design and C&C California to Perry Ellis International for $37 million.

Bluestar Adds Hot Kiss

Bluestar Alliance is pumping up its apparel portfolio with the acquisition of junior brand Hot Kiss.

NRDC Said Eyeing Kleinfeld's

NRDC Equity Partners has bridal on its brain.

Claiborne Sells Prana Back to Founders

Thirteen down, three to go. Liz Claiborne Inc. has sold active brand Prana for $36.5 million, plus as much as $4 million more based on 2008 performance.

Camuto Group Buys 50 Percent Stake in Sanctuary Clothing

The Camuto Group clearly is interested in contemporary fashion as it has just made its second acquisition in the category.

NRDC to Acquire Fortunoff

NRDC Equity Partners, the parent of Lord & Taylor and Creative Design Studio, has entered into an agreement to purchase Fortunoff for $110 million.

DBA Apparel Buys Lovable, Celebrity

DBA Apparel has acquired the apparel-related trademarks of Lovable and Celebrity from Lovable World Trading Co.

In Brief: Trade Mart In Colombia... Nike-Umbro Deal...

The parent company of the Dallas Market Center said Thursday it will develop and manage a new wholesale trade complex in Bogota, Colombia, called the...

Earnest Sewn Gets New Backer, Eyes Growth

Premium denim label Earnest Sewn is setting its sights on expansion after securing a new financial backer and putting together a management team.

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