Alber Elbaz, who died Saturday, created collections for a half-dozen fashion houses including his own, though it was a 14-year tenure at Lanvin that earned him a place among the Pantheon of great all-time designers.
The private equity firm has taken a majority stake in the digital-native clean beauty brand, an investment that values the Santa Monica, California-based company at $1 billion and sets it up for accelerated growth.
Following months of rumours of a possible stake sale of luxury, street and sports retailer END., The Carlyle Group has announced that it's buying control of the firm following recent exits from Golden Goose and Supreme.
Colorado-based apparel and footwear group VF Corporation announced on Monday that it will acquire NYC streetwear brand Supreme for $2.1 billion. The company plans to achieve $1 billion in sales with the label by 2024.
Rumours that Dr Martens could fetch as much as £1bn seem to be on the ball, and even a possible underestimation. Its private equity owners are reportedly seeking at least that figure to sell the expanding company.
U.S. apparel and footwear conglomerate VF Corporation and buyout funds Permira and Advent are lining up indicative offers for Italian shoe brand Golden Goose ahead of a mid December deadline, sources told Reuters.