Shares in watchmaker and retailer Peace Mark were suspended Monday after private equity firm CVC Asia Pacific made an indicative offer for shares in the company in what sources called a "white knight" bid.
Belgian luxury lingerie retailer Van de Velde said on Monday it had raised its stake in the world's largest bra maker, Top Form International , to 23.3 percent from 16.4 percent. The shares were purchased at an average of 0.
Swedish fashion giant Hennes & Mauritz posted better-than-expected sales figures for July on Friday August 15th, defying an economic slowdown, as cost-conscious shoppers appeared to favour its moderately priced clothes.
Shares of Estee Lauder Cos Inc jumped 6.76 percent to $48 in premarket trade on Thursday after the U.S. cosmetics company posted higher quarterly profit, helped by higher sales across all categories and the weak U.S. dollar.
Shares of Liz Claiborne fell 6.1 percent to $14 in pre-market trade on Wednesday after the clothing and accessories maker reported better-than-expected adjusted earnings, but narrowed the range of its full-year outlook due to economic uncertainty.