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October 19, 2020
Catch all the latest news about footwear industry acquisitions, and licensing and distribution agreements here. Got a deal in the works? Tell us at web@footwearnews.com. Oct. 19, 2020: Private equity group Tattarang has acquired Australian heritage footwear brand R.M. Williams from L Catterton for an undisclosed amount. Founded in 1932, R.M. Williams is best known for...
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Over the past year, retailers across all categories have had to adjust how everyday business operations are run. To better understand how small businesses are adapting, Chase Ink conducted a survey asking small business owners what changes they have made to overcome the new challenges presented by the pandemic. Notably, 64 percent of small business...
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While most specialty retailers these days are hoping they can just hold on to the business they have (or at least some of it), Dale and Jimmy Parker have opened a third J. Parker Ltd. store, this one in Savannah’s historic district. “We couldn’t resist the opportunity,” Dale explains. “It’s a brand-new fabulous quarter-mile entertainment...
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