It seems to be the season for speculating about who is (or isn’t) bidding for which company and the latest rumour to emerge is that Investindustrial is on the shortlist to buy cycling specialist Rapha.
European private equity firm Investindustrial has invited the investment vehilce of Alibaba's founder Jack Ma to submit a last-minute joint bid of more than 800m euros for L'Oreal's The Body Shop, according to sources.
Rumours of a sale have been swirling around Shop Direct for months and now it has been reported that the online fashion and general merchandise retail giant could be sold this year with a price tag of £3bn+ suggested.
L'Oreal's sale of British retailer The Body Shop has drawn interest from a series of private equity investors who are lining up indicative bids ahead of a mid-April deadline, sources familiar with the matter said on M...
The Body Shop is in the sights of the man who used to run L’Occitane with Emmanuel Osti teaming up with CVC Capital Partners for a £650m bid, according to reports. The ethical beauty chain is being sold by L’Oréal.