The Latest Retail IPO & Acquisition News

Young-luxury retailer Totokaelo has entered into a deal with Vancouver-based Herschel Capital Co.

Totokaelo Acquired by Herschel Supply Co.

By Lauren Sherman. Source: Business of Fashion. NEW YORK, United States — Totokaelo, the young-luxury retailer with roots in Seattle that opened an ambitious 8,400-square-foot…

E.L.F Cosmetics files for IPO

Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

By Allison Collins. Source: WWD. Elf Cosmetics has filed to go public. The mass-market beauty company has filed an S-1 with the U.S. Securities…

Camuto Buys Control of Sole Society

Camuto Buys Control of Sole Society

By Evan Clark. Source: WWD. Camuto Group’s taken over e-commerce merchant Sole Society as part of an effort to sharpen its digital chops and…

AHALIFe and Kaufmann Mercantile join e-commerce forces with acquisition

AHAlife acquires Kaufmann Mercantile

By Elizabeth Segran. Source: Fast Company. The partnership makes sense, since both brands focus on giving the customer insight into how each product was made,…

With Uber's sale in China there is rumours of it going public

An Uber IPO May Happen Sooner than Later

By Investopedia. Source: Investopedia. An initial public offering (IPO) for ride-sharing firm Uber Technologies Inc. is looking increasingly likely with the most recent sale of the company’s…

Jawbone is in search of a buyer

Jawbone reportedly tried to sell itself

By Nick Statt. Source: The Verge. Wearable maker Jawbone recently tried to sell itself to a hardware manufacturer, according to a report today from The Information. People…

Algenist is acquired by Tengram

Tengram Acquires Majority Stake in Algenist

By Allison Collins. Source: WWD. Private equity firm Tengram Capital is buying a majority stake in prestige skin-care brand Algenist for about $20 million. Tengram is acquiring…

Walmart is rumoured to buy Jet.com

Wal-Mart in Talks to Buy Web Retailer Jet.com

By Greg Bensinger and Sarah Nassauer. Source: WSJ. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is in talks to buy online discount retailer Jet.com Inc., according to people familiar with…