Private equity firm TPG Capital has made a fresh takeover bid for Australian surfwear company Billabong International worth A$694 million ($712 million), Billabong said, just five months after a higher offer was knock...
Nike has kicked off the sales process of its leather handbag maker Cole Haan and soccer gear unit Umbro with a number of parties signing confidentiality agreements, according to sources with knowledge of the auctions.
Gilt Groupe's main daily-deal business is profitable and the online fashion retailer is "doubling down" in this area, while eyeing overseas growth opportunities, co-Founder Alexis Maybank said on Thursday.
Italian family-owned fashion house Versace may seek outside investors and could consider an initial public offering to fund growth and help it better compete in the global luxury industry, a top executive said on Friday.
High-end jeweler Graff Diamonds is forging ahead with an initial public offering to raise up to $1 billion, setting a price range on Friday for its Hong Kong flotation despite a sell-off in equity markets.
The family owners of Schustermann & Borenstein have mandated Goldman Sachs to sell the German clothing exporter, two people close to the transaction said on Friday, a move analysts expect to attract strong interest.
Graff Diamonds, which sells "the most fabulous jewels in the world", has received the green light from the Hong Kong bourse for a market debut that could raise up to $1 billion, sources said, paving the way for growth...