Exclusive negotiations for the acquisition of lingerie label Maison Lejaby by Stéphane Collaert and Thierry Le Guénic began in spring and have ended successfully. Le Guénic has now been appointed general manager.
Maison Lejaby could be about to change owner. Stéphane Collaert and Thierry Le Guénic, owners of Chevignon, have teamed up with Isalys and private equity firm SIG to buy a 100% stake in the label from Impala.
Google will have to pay publishers for news snippets and Facebook filter out protected content under new copyright rules aimed at ensuring fair compensation for the European Union’s $1 trillion creative industries.
Europe’s creative industries are urging EU lawmakers to back a proposed overhaul of the bloc’s copyright rules, putting them at odds with internet activists who oppose filters to block copyright material.
Streetwear brand The Hundreds has partnered with tattoo and graffiti artist Mister Cartoon for an exclusive capsule collection. The collection made its debut at DesignerCon, which ran from November 16 through 18.
Signalling an interest in the French market, U.S. firm KKR announced on Monday the appointment of Jacques Veyrat, the founder of Impala investment firm, as an official advisor for making investments in France.
Alain Prost, who had reacquired Lejaby in January 2012 after a court ruling, has ended his collaboration with investment firm Impala, which became a majority shareholder in October 2014. Jean d’Arthuys will succeed hi...