Authentic Brands Group

Authentic severs ties with AARC in surprise move, weighs Ted Baker CVA

ABG is reportedly considering a Company Voluntary Arrangement for Ted Baker, after endings its deal with AARC. Reports suggest the…

Co-founder Dunkerton weighs repurchase of struggling Superdry

Superdry’s co-founder Julian Dunkerton is considering buying back Superdry, according to a regulatory filing shared with investors. The note confirms…

Signal: Sperry’s classic appeal set for revamp under Authentic, Aldo ownership

Acquisitive Authentic Brands Group has announced its first deal of the year — the purchase of Wolverine Worldwide's footwear brand,…

Signal: X posts of the week — Authentic Brands Group acquisition, Walmart AR tech reveal

Last week's top fashion supply chain-related X posts ranged from new AR tech being unveiled by US retailer Walmart at…

Wolverine Worldwide offloads Sperry to Authentic Brands Group in $130m deal

Wolverine Worldwide’s sale of its Sperry brand Authentic which owns brands like Ted Baker, Forever 21, Hunter and Reebok, closed…

Global fashion brand winners and losers in 2023

Fashion companies during 2023 were hungry for growth and looked to realise those ambitions predominantly through aggressive acquisition sprees, ramping…

Signal: Basic Resources’ PVH intimates trio purchase is risk worth taking

This week (14 November) PVH Corporation sold its three brands Warners, Olga, and True&Co to Basic Resources to support its…

Authentic, Aldo Group expand partnership to grow Roxy footwear brand

Authentic’s partnership will focus on the Roxy footwear line, with Aldo Group undertaking the responsibilities of design, production, and distribution…

Signal: Asos’ Topshop ‘offloading’ may signify deeper problem in online fast-fashion

Reebok-owner Authentic Brands Group is rumoured to have its eye on beleaguered Asos' Topshop brand, a move which could provide…

Asos targets FY2024-25 growth after Q4 losses from disengaged consumers

Asos has forecasted a drop in sales ranging from 5% to 15% in FY24, although the company expects to see…