×
543
Fashion Jobs
STEPHANIE JACKSON RECRUITMENT.
Beauty Account Manager
Permanent · LONDON
RETAIL CONSEIL PARIS
Region HR Manager, UK + Scandinavia, Luxury Fashion
Permanent · LONDON
FOUR SEASONS RECRUITMENT
Art Consultant
Permanent · LONDON
LIBERTY LTD
Sales Coach - Fashion
Permanent · LONDON
HAYS RECRUIMENT
Merchandising Manager - Growing Jewellery Brand
Permanent · LONDON
FOUR SEASONS RECRUITMENT
Ecommerce Manager
Permanent · LONDON
FOUR SEASONS RECRUITMENT
Sales Supervisor
Permanent · LONDON
TOO FACED
Too Faced Business Manager - Boots, Leeds Trinity
Permanent · LEEDS
FOUR SEASONS RECRUITMENT
Merchandising Manager
Permanent · LONDON
360 RESOURCING
Account Manager
Permanent · LONDON
BIMBA Y LOLA
Sales Assistant Brompton Road
Permanent · LONDON
BIMBA Y LOLA
Part Time Sales Assistant Brompton Road
Permanent · LONDON
BIMBA Y LOLA
Sales Assistant Richmond
Permanent · LONDON
NEXT RETAIL LTD
Home Design Consultant
Permanent · CAMBERLEY
NEXT RETAIL LTD
Warehouse Administrator
Permanent · DONCASTER
HAYS RECRUIMENT
E-Commerce Manager
Permanent · LONDON
HAYS RECRUIMENT
Eyewear Account Manager South London
Permanent · LONDON
NEXT RETAIL LTD
Home Design Consultant
Permanent · CARDIFF
NEXT RETAIL LTD
Sales Coordinator - Permanent
Permanent · LONDON
360 RESOURCING
Head Office Recruitment Consultant - Fashion Retail
Permanent · LONDON
360 RESOURCING
Temps Controller / Temps Recruitment Consultant - Fashion Retail
Permanent · LONDON
OUTSIDE THE BOX RECRUITMENT
Production Manager-Shoes & Slg-Luxury- London Salary up to £70k
Permanent · LONDON
Advertisements

Organic babywear brand Frugi acquires TotsBots

Published
today Jan 13, 2020
Reading time
access_time 2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

Organic babywear brand Frugi has acquired TotsBots, an environmentally-friendly cloth nappy company, and its sister brand, Bloom & Nora.


Frugi


The deal was funded by True, the retail investment firm which owns a majority stake in Frugi, via a further investment in the sustainable childrenswear business. 

The owners of TotsBots and Bloom & Nora, Fiona and Magnus Smyth,  will retain a stake in the enlarged Frugi group, alongside Frugi founder Lucy Jewson. 

After experiencing a 50% increase in like-for-like sales over the recent Christmas trading period, True said it was “delighted” with the brand’s progress.

TotsBots has also enjoyed considerable growth, particularly in its direct-to-consumer business, which has grown over 80% in the last 12 months. The brand designs, manufactures and sells sustainably-sourced nappies made from recycled plastic bottles, while Bloom & Nora uses bamboo and other sustainable materials to produce reusable sanitary items.

“The acquisition of TotsBots, which very clearly fits our definition of fit for the future, is an exciting step in the company’s growth strategy, particularly due to its shared and aligned purposes and business practices that will benefit not only customers but also their supply chains and the environment,” said Paul Cocker, co-Founder of True and board director at Frugi.

Frugi plans to leverage TotsBots’ existing manufacturing facilities to test and develop new products.

Hugo Adams, CEO of Frugi, commented: “This is a really exciting acquisition that goes right back to the founding principles of both brands. We already share a common purpose, values and ethics as well as an obvious product fit. Both businesses are already hugely successful with excellent growth rates. Bringing them together gives us even more opportunities to leverage the considerable skills and expertise in both businesses for the benefit of our customers, suppliers and the environment.”

Copyright © 2020 FashionNetwork.com All rights reserved.