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Claire's has pulled plans for IPO

Claire’s Pulls The Plug On Its IPO

By Lauren Gensler. Source: Forbes. Claire’s has decided it won’t go public after all. The kids and teen jewelry retailer is withdrawing its paperwork for…

Nine West Holdings Inc. said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire women’s sportswear firm Kasper Group.

Nine West Holdings to Acquire Kasper Group

By Vicki M. Young. Source: WWD. Nine West Holdings Inc. said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire women’s sportswear firm Kasper Group. Terms of the…

Canada Goose Plans IPO as Soon as February

Canada Goose Plans IPO as Soon as February

By Alex Barinka and Scott Deveau. Source: Bloomberg. Canada Goose Inc. is planning to go public as soon as next month, people with knowledge of the matter said,…

Neiman Marcus scarps plans for IPO

Neiman Marcus Scraps Plans For IPO

By Alex Barinka, with assistance from Lindsey Rupp. Source: Bloomberg. DALLAS, United States — Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus Group abandoned its plans to go public, the…

Kellwood Sold to Hong Kong-Based Investor Group

Kellwood Sold to Hong Kong-Based Investor Group

By Vicki M. Young with contributions from Lisa Lockwood. Source: WWD. Kellwood Co. is now under Asian ownership. The apparel manufacturer has been acquired by a Hong Kong-based private…