Having hit 1 billion euros in revenues and accomplished its objective of 13% growth in 2018, despite a slow-down at the end of the year, 2019 could well be the year that SMCP looks to acquire a new brand.
China’s Shandong Ruyi is continuing its growth-through-acquisition strategy with the textile and apparel conglomerate saying it has finally completed its acquisition of Invista’s Apparel & Advanced Textiles business.
SMCP has continued its run of impressive results with the owner of the Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot brands saying that it saw double-digit sales growth last year with its turnover above €1bn for the first time.
London-based outlet malls giant McArthurGlen is to open its first luxury designer outlet to the west of Paris in 2021. The Designer Outlet Normandie will be its fourth centre in France after an investment of €150m+.
Ruyi Fashion Holding Group, the Chinese textile manufacturing group that controls France’s Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot (SMCP), is still in the market for acquisitions, its chairman said on Monday.