Mergers and Acquisitions


Mergers and Acquisitions

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Brightwork Brand Acquires Ghurka

New owners will initially focus on expanding the brand beyond its current luggage and small accessories base into handbags and other product categories. Acquired by Skye Associates

Former owner Renee McCracken will stay on as head contemporary buyer for the site.

Chaus Aims to Go Private in Deal With Camuto Group

The proposal was structured as a cash merger.

Wal-Mart Acquires OneRiot

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

VF Closes Timberland Deal, Names Patrik Frisk Brand President

Timberland ceo Jeff Swartz leaving company, Smartwool president to stay on.

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac Bought by South Korean Firm

Paris-based fashion house to emerge from receivership.

GSI Commerce Founder Launches Kynetic

Firm will focus on building consumer businesses that will include Rue La La.

Tommy Hilfiger Group in Deal for Interest in India Business

Firm to buyout Murjani Group’s license for the Hilfiger trademarks in India and acquire its stake in Arvind Murjani Brands.

Tommy Hilfiger Group Acquires Interest in India

The company, which is wholly owned by PVH Corp., has completed a deal with the Murjani Group to acquire direct interest in the Hilfiger business in India.

Jimmy Choo Takes Control of Hong Kong Operations

British firm will now own five stores and operate wholesale business.

Perella Weinberg Partners LP

Liz Claiborne to Sell Mexx Unit to Gores

The $85M deal leaves the company with an 18.8 percent stake in the business.

Finish Line Acquires Running Chain

In a move designed to pursue growth in a specialized niche, retailer has acquired an 18-unit chain of specialty running shops for $8.5 million.

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