Gap opens first store in Uruguay with Neutral Duty Free
The Moodie Report | December 13, 2012
URUGUAY. Gap Inc, in partnership with leading travel retailer Neutral Duty Free, has opened its first stand-alone store in Uruguay.
Located within Punta Carretas Shopping Center in Montevideo, the capital city of Uruguay, the 700sq m outlet is also the first store to open in Mercosur, Neutral Duty Free CEO Enrique Urioste told The Moodie Report.
Lifestyle brand Alex and Ani receives growth investment from JH Partners
PR Newswire | October 23, 2012
PROVIDENCE, R.I., Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Alex and Ani, LLC, a rapidly growing lifestyle brand and specialty retailer, today announced that JH Partners, LLC, a private equity firm specializing in investing growth capital in consumer-focused companies, has acquired an interest in the company. Financial terms were not disclosed, although the investment is believed to be one of the largest in its category this year.
JH Partners enters into agreement to sell Image Entertainment to RLJ Acquisition Inc.
PR Newswire|April 2, 2012
BETHESDA, Md., April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Robert L. Johnson, Chairman of The RLJ Companies and founder of Black Entertainment Television (BET), announced today that RLJ Acquisition, Inc. (OTCQB: RLJAU; RLJA; RLJAW) (the “Company”) has entered into agreements to acquire each of Image Entertainment, Inc.
JH Partners, a San Francisco-based private equity firm, has completed the sale of Australian skin care company Jurlique International to Pola Orbis for an enterprise value of AUD335m (USD358m), which represents approximately 3.8x Jurlique’s annual sales.
J.McLaughlin Receives Majority Investment From JH Partners and the Highland Consumer Fund
PR Newswire|November 22, 2011
NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — J.McLaughlin announced today that a private equity sponsor group led by JH Partners and the Highland Consumer Fund, is acquiring a majority interest in the company.