Acquisition Archives - Inside Retail

Kathmandu to buy Rip Curl for $350 million

Acquisition to be fully funded through $138 million equity raise and new debt.

Lime&Tonic joins Big Red Group’s ballooning portfolio of experience brands

RedBalloon parent acquires third experience brand in less than a year.

Hudson’s Bay Company to sell Lord + Taylor for US$100m

Department store owner offloading business to focus on remaining portfolio.

ACCC won’t oppose Wesfarmers, Catch tie-up

Watchdog finds the proposed acquisition unlikely to lessen competition.

Red Rooster, Oporto owner sold to foreign buyer

Sydney-based franchise firm now under foreign hands after it inked Asian investment company.

Breville acquires US food and tech startup

Australian kitchen appliance maker says this will further drive innovation.

Harvey Norman rebrands four stores to Harvey Norman 2nds World

Furniture and appliance retailer targets price-conscious customers.

Oaktree and Alceon acquire Decor and Willow brands

Billabong and Noni B owners move into homewares space.

Sushi Sushi acquired by private equity firm Odyssey

Sushi marketplace signals expansion domestically and internationally.

Figtree Grove acquired by Singaporean buyer for $175.1m

SPH Reit reveals expansion plans into Australian real estate.