Baring Private Equity Asia Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Cath Kidston has hired external advisers to complete an urgent review of strategic options for the business as it makes a last-minute appeal for a white knight rescuer.
Fashion brand Cath Kidston Asia plans “significant” expansion with new owner Baring Private Equity Asia.
McDonald’s Asia is preparing to sell some 2800 restaurants across Asia as it introduces a new business model in its fastest growing market.
UK’s lifestyle retailer Cath Kidston has raised new investment from Baring Private Equity Asia. With 100 stores in China, France, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan and Thailand, and 66 stores in the UK, Cath Kidston has identified expansion in Asia as a key strategic priority. Securing the expertise of Baring Asia to further the development of its business in the region was a key consideration for the company, it says. “Finding the right partner to h…