7th February 2018
London, 7 February 2018. CBR Fashion Group, one of the top five women’s fashion manufacturers in Germany, today announced that the company will be acquired by specialist European retail investor Alteri Investors. A corresponding agreement has been signed subject to customary closing conditions. CBR has been owned by Swedish investment firm EQT since 2007.
Storm clouds on the horizon: An analysis of the UK retail sector and its financing
58% of UK retailers cite ongoing pricing pressure from consumers due to constant discounting as one of their top concerns; 50% highlight the impact of Brexit and 38% the ongoing consumer shift online.
These are some of the key findings of a report we have produced in conjunction with Debtwire and Alix Partners. The research paints a clear picture of a highly polarised sector with some retailers confident about the future and others acknowledging the turbulence that lies ahead.
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