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

WHP Global today announced a $375 million equity investment from funds managed by the Private Equity Group of Ares Management Corporation (NYSE: ARES) providing significant growth capital for WHP Global’s next wave of brand acquisitions. The transaction values WHP Global at $1.6 billion. Jordan Smith and Aaron Rosen, Partners in the Ares Private Equity Group will join WHP Global’s Board of Directors.

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.

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