The Private Equity Info Research Database currently tracks 521 unique portfolio companies in the Apparel space, collectively owned by 386 unique private equity firms.
The graph below shows the PE platform investment trend in Apparel companies over the past 6 years.
Private Equity Investing in Apparel Companies
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December 2021 – BaltCap invested in Weekend (Tormi, Estonia), an omnichannel platform for apparel and footwear.
November 2021 – Cortec Group invested in Pink Lily (Bowling Green, KY, US), a retailer of women’s apparel, footwear and accessories.
November 2021 – Sentinel Capital Partners invested in RefrigiWear (Dahlonega, GA, US), which makes protective industrial workwear for indoor and outdoor use in sub-freezing temperatures and inclement weather environments. RefrigiWear’s products include outerwear, coveralls, bibs, pants, and protective handwear and footwear.
April 2021 – General Atlantic invested in PatPat (Mountain View, CA, US), which offers children’s apparel, including everything from clothes for new-born babies to teenagers, matching family outfits, maternity wear, shoes, and other accessories.
April 2021 – Exeter Capital invested in Nobull (Boston, MA, US), an athletic footwear, apparel and accessory brand.