• Stella McCartney and Kering Are Consciously Uncoupling

    1 month ago - By Fashionista

    Stella McCartney's eponymous label is about to become just a little more eponymous, at least on the business side. French luxury group Kering, which has operated the Stella McCartney brand for the last 17 years, is selling its 50 percent share of the label back to its namesake designer, reports...
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  • Kering and Stella McCartney separation well under way

    Kering and Stella McCartney separation well under way

    1 month ago - By Fashion United

    While no official announcement has been made, the Kering and Stella
    McCartney divorce seems to be in motion, with the buy back of the company in serious discussions.
    Kering currently owns a 50 percent stake in the business, which the new owner would be taking over.
    Kering and McCartney entered a joint partnership in 2001, which each party owning 50 per cent of the company.
    According to Reuters: "The Stella McCartney brand is one of Kering's smaller luxury brands within the 'other luxury' division and as such is most likely somewhat dilutive to profitability."
    "Kering does not break out...
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