Mergers and Acquisitions


Mergers and Acquisitions

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PPR Takes Majority Stake in Sowind Group

French conglomerate previously held a 23 percent stake in maker of Girard-Perregaux watches.

Carrefour Board Approves Brazil Merger Proposal

French retailer estimates merger would generate full-year synergies of up to 800 million euros.

Pelican Acquires Stake in Coalision

Funding will help expand firm’s brands.

L Capital Buys 35 Percent of French Accessories Firm

Private equity arm of LVMH to invest in TWC L’Amy.

The Kooples, minority stake, LBO France, Sandro, Maje, Raphael Elicha, Laurent Elicha, Alexandre Elicha, Robert Dassun, Peter Doherty,

Fund Takes Minority Stake in The Kooples

Investment by LBO France to assist with the international expansion of the French chain.

Hampshire Group to Acquire Rio Garment

Honduras-based apparel manufacturer develops and produces knit tops for specialty stores including Aeropostale.


VF Corp. in $2 Billion Deal for Timberland

Acquisition will push the firm's annual revenues past $10 billion.

PPR and Volcom Get All-clear for Takeover Bid

Firms say they have received all necessary antitrust approvals for the $607.5 million purchase.

Labelux Group,

Labelux Acquires Belstaff in $161M Transaction

The Swiss luxury goods company has added the Italian outerwear specialist to its portfolio.

Eurazeo, IPO, Initial Public Offering, Patrick Sayer,

Moncler Sells 45 Percent Stake, Shelves IPO

Paris-based investment firm Eurazeo to purchase stake in Italian outerwear brand for $611.5 million.

Jones Group Gets Global Boost From Kurt Geiger Buy

Acquisition of the U.K. footwear brand strengthens both companies’ global footprints and gives the buyer serious clout in the luxury sector.

Wal-Mart's South African Deal Approved

The South African Competition Tribunal has ruled that the merger between the retailer and Massmart can proceed.

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