Asahi Group says “cheers” to Peroni & Grolsch

A consequence of AB InBev’s ongoing proposed USD 131bn takeover of SABMiller was that some of the SABMiller businesses should be sold off in order to satisfy regulatory requirements and allow the deal to close.

Revlon to undergo a “makeover”?

The announcement of MacAndrews & Forbes that it was exploring “strategic alternatives” for its stake in Revlon could bring to a close the 30+ year relationship between the two.

P&G’s divestment strategy triggers more speculation

Consumer products giant Procter & Gamble is reportedly considering shedding some of its beauty brands as it seeks to slim down its portfolio to a smaller number of core products.

When Fashion Week meets M&A - again!

As Marc Jacobs departs Louis Vuitton to prep his label for an IPO, will other luxury brands follow suit?

Fiskars to cut Axcel Private Equity out of Royal Copenhagen

Finnish group Fiskars has agreed to buy Danish fine porcelain maker Royal Copenhagen with the aim of integrating it into its own luxury product ranges.