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Bankrupt Brooks Brothers gets rescue takeover bid

Brooks Brothers has received a bid backed by Authentic Brands Group and mall owner Simon Property to buy the bankrupt clothing chain.

Forever 21’s new owners tap H&M executive to lead turnaround

The new owners of failed US fast-fashion firm Forever 21 have appointed a key H&M executive to take charge of a turnaround plan.

Sports Illustrated CBD product range to be launched by Authentic Brands Group

Authentic Brands is partnering with Sentia Wellness to launch a range of Sports Illustrated CBD-infused health products. “Sports Illustrated has been at the forefront of sports and culture for over 65 years and is a name that resonates with the athlete and fan in all of us,” said ABG vice chairman Daniel W Dienst.  “We are excited to partner with Sentia, a leader in the we…

Nine West China closes last store

Nine West China has closed its last Beijing store.

Authentic Brands Group buys Nautica business

Authentic Brands Group has bought the Nautica business from VF Corporation.

General Atlantic takes stake in Authentic Brands Group

General Atlantic has bought a stake in Authentic Brands Group, just days after the fashion company acquired Herve Leger.

General Atlantic takes stake in Authentic Brands Group

General Atlantic has bought a stake in Authentic Brands Group, just days after the fashion company acquired Herve Leger.

Aeropostale rescued from bankruptcy

General Growth Properties and Simon Property Group have teamed with Authentic Brands Group to buy Aeropostale out of bankruptcy.

Spyder launches in Korea

Ski and sportswear brand, Spyder has launched in South Korea with an all-new product line available in freestanding stores and shop-in-shops.

New parent for Jones New York

Authentic Brands Group has purchased American fashion brand, Jones New York.

‘Mini Marilyn’ anchored in China

DMG and Authentic Brands Group strategically chose China for the global debut of their newest cartoon character, Mini Marilyn.

Juicy Couture to enter India

Californian fashion brand Juicy Couture is to open its first Indian store in 2015. Parent Authentic Brands Group has signed a franchise agreement with India’s Reliance Brands to open 20 Juicy Couture stores across the country over the next five years. Authentic Brands Group CEO Jamie Salter said the two partners saw an emerging market economy in India while touring the country and now is the right time to tap the market. “We feel that the market is wide open and the middle class continu…