US: David's Bridal sold in $1.05bn private equity deal
By Leonie Barrie | 29 August 2012
Wedding dress retailer David's Bridal Inc is to be sold to private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in a deal that values the company at $1.05bn and will see former Gap CEO Paul Pressler become its new chairman.
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