Tag : mergers and acquisitions
CMA's JD Sports ruling a 'watershed' momentSubscription
As the competition watchdog decides whether to block JD Sports Fashion’s takeover of rival Footasylum, Drapers explores what the “landmark ruling” will mean for the future of the fashion retail sector.
BrandAlley UK acquires former parent companySubscription
Private Sales site BrandAlley UK has acquired its former parent company, BrandAlley France, for an undisclosed sum.
Broad new horizons for Boohoo GroupSubscription
With the purchase of Karen Millen and Coast, Boohoo Group has expanded its offering beyond fast fashion.
Losses grow at Farfetch Subscription
Luxury fashion platform Farfetch has revealed that its losses increased in the second quarter.
The competition and markets authority (CMA) is planning to review JD Sports Fashion’s acquisition of smaller rival Footasylum.
Sol Sana and From St Xavier sign buyout dealSubscription
Footwear brand Sol Sana and handbag company From St Xavier have signed a management-led buyout with new footwear management company Kinzu Brands.
In a turbulent year for retail, the buying and selling of major players from the high street to the high end has pervaded. Here is Drapers’ run-down of some of the companies entering 2019 under fresh ownership.
Farfetch buys sneaker marketplace Stadium GoodsSubscription
Luxury etailer Farfetch has bought sneaker and streetwear marketplace Stadium Goods for $250m (£198m).
US golf brand to buy Jack WolfskinSubscription
Callaway Golf Company is buying Jack Wolfskin for €418m (£372m).
Hammerson sells stake in Highcross Subscription
Hammerson has completed the sale of its 50% stake in Highcross shopping centre in Leicester to an Asian investor for £236m.