ACTIVATING THE POWER OF BRAND
Owners and Brand managers with a portfolio approaching $7 billion in global retail sales and plans to deploy significant capital into acquiring more brands in the future.
We see the volatile transformation of the retail environment as the perfect opportunity to invest and monetize valuable brands with business models that are optimal for the future of retail.
With this in mind, we seek out and acquire global consumer brands across all category verticals, and we then focus on building those brands in high-growth distribution channels including digital commerce platforms, product licensing, and through global expansion.
WHP Global and EXPR Acquire Bonobos
WHP Global and fashion apparel retailer Express, Inc. (EXPR) announced a definitive agreement to acquire menswear brand Bonobos from Walmart Inc. This is the first acquisition to be made jointly by WHP Global and EXPR since finalizing their strategic partnership earlier this year.
WHP Global Receives $375 Million Equity Investment From Ares Management at $1.6 Billion Valuation
MACY’S & WHP GLOBAL Bring TOYS“R”US To Every MACY’S Store In America
Macy’s expands partnership with WHP Global to bring the beloved Toys“R”Us brand to every Macy’s store in America this holiday season. Toys“R”Us shops are now open at all Macy’s including Flagship locations in Atlanta, Chicago, Honolulu, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York and San Francisco.
WHP Global Set to Mark U.S. Return of Babies“R”Us® with First Flagship Store at American Dream
WHP Global, a leading brand management firm and owner of Babies“R”Us®, announced today an exciting new partnership with premiere shopping and entertainment destination American Dream in Bergen County, New Jersey, to bring the beloved Babies“R”Us brand back to customers in the United States with the debut of its first flagship store, which is scheduled to open this summer.