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Mergers & Acquisitions
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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K-Swiss is ready to take on China. Following initial reports in May of an acquisition deal, Chinese sportswear firm Xtep International Holdings Ltd. completed its purchase on Aug. 2 of K-Swiss Global Brands, which comprises the K-Swiss, Supra and Palladium labels. And execs at the footwear firm are optimistic about the overseas opportunities under the...
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