The Swedish marketer of helmets and safety gear POC has been acquired by Investcorp. The firm already bought the majority stake in another snow- and bike-related brand, Dainese, last November. Black Diamond Equipment (BDE), POC’s current parent company, put all of its assets or parts of it on the block last March. As reported only […]
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According to Textilwirtschaft, the German trade publication for the apparel industry, Dainese made it out of the red last year and saw a substantial gain in sales compared with 2013.
Lino Dainese, founder of the marketer of safety gear for motor cycling, biking and snow sports, has sold a majority stake in his company, to Investcorp, a large investment group which formerly held shares in Helly Hansen, the Norwegian maker of sportswear, and Sports & Recreation, a Tampa, Florida-based retailer. Investcorp values Dainese at €130 […]