• Fosun Fashion Group seeks to raise capital

    8 days ago - By Fashion United

    Lanvin's Chinese owners, Fosun Fashion Group, are seeking to sell a stake in its fashion unit to outside investors to raise capital. The news was reported by Business of Fashion.
    The company is seeking to raise 100 million dollars and has piqued the interest of several Asian family offices. The majority of the details around any potential transactions is being kept tightly under wraps.
    Fosun Fashion Group hopes to use the potential capital to help expand their portfolio of fashion brands. The company is also looking at a potential Paris IPO in the coming years.
    One of Fosun's biggest...
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  • Raising Capital for a Start-up? What to Know Before Meeting With Investors

    Raising Capital for a Start-up? What to Know Before Meeting With Investors

    8 days ago - By WWD

    Raising capital for a start-up can be the most daunting - and confusing - task for any small business.
    Kirsten Green, founding partner of Forerunner Ventures - a venture capital firm that's invested in a number of fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands, including Glossier, Outdoor Voices, Dollar Shave Club, Warby Parker and Reformation, among others - offered steps to simplify the process at the WWD Beauty Summit on June 3, giving an inside look on how she goes about finding businesses to invest in.
    “I think one of the first conversations we have with entrepreneurs is really aligning on what...
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