New purchase among firms within the fashion world. This time has not been LVMH (surprise!) but Labelux who buys the brand Jimmy Choo to incorporate it into your catalog. Although there are no official figures, the British press figure in one operation 575 million euros.
It’s funny because the rumors about the purchase of Jimmy Choo had not stopped in recent months. In March they returned with force to LVMH as a possible buyer, according to The Sunday Times. At that time the figures that are bandied were around 500 million pounds.
Tamara Mellon, co-founder of Jimmy Choo, has supported this change, as well as follow the front on this new stage of the signature, which nothing did you wrong in 2010, year where he won 172,000 million euros in net sales.
Labelux It is a group of luxury goods whose catalogue of firms brings together Bally (purchased in 2008), Derek Lam, Solange Azagury-Partridge, Zagliani…
According to Reinhard Mieck, CEO of Labelux:
Jimmy Choo is an exceptional brand with a huge growth potential. In addition to providing greater growth to the group through synergies.
The market segment of women’s shoes and leather products, in which mainly operates Jimmy Choo, is expected to grow at an even faster pace than the luxury market in general
The world of luxury is never in crisis.