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Sycamore Partners

Sycamore Partners Archives

Victoria’s Secret sale cancelled; company to be spun off

The ongoing saga of Victoria’s Secret’s survival took another significant turn overnight as parent L Brands confirmed th...

Victoria’s Secret deal may be off as L Brands, Sycamore head to court

Sycamore Partners’ rescue plan for troubled lingerie retailer L Brands is all but off with the two companies headed to c...

Private equity tipped to privatise Victoria’s Secret

L Brands is reportedly about to announce the sale of its troubled Victoria's Secret lingerie business to private-equity ...

Nine West collapses under massive debts

Women's shoe retailer Nine West, laden with billions of dollars of debt, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York...

Private equity deal takes Staples ownership private

Private equity investor Sycamore Partners is to pay about US$6.9 billion to take US stationery retail giant Staples owne...

Aeropostale enters Chapter 11

News that Aeropostale enters Chapter 11 comes as no particular surprise.

Li & Fung may ramp up Aeropostale supplies

Hong Kong clothing supplier Li & Fung has reportedly become the main provider for US youth fashion chain Aeropostale fol...

Private equity snaps up Kurt Geiger business

Footwear and accessories brand Kurt Geiger has been bought by a private equity firm Cinven.