FRANCE: Maus Frères increases Lacoste stake
By Stuart Todd | 7 November 2012
Swiss distribution group Maus Frères is set to increase its stake in French clothing brand Lacoste to over 90% following the decision by members of the Lacoste founding family to sell their shareholding.
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