Posts tagged as investcorp

  • POC-ISPO-Award-Winner-568x284

    Thursday, October 8th 2015

    POC acquired by Investcorp

    by Markus Huber

    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 […]

  • Success reported under new ownership: Dainese's headquarters in Molvena, Italy.

    Sunday, August 2nd 2015

    Dainese makes it out of the red

    by Markus Huber

    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 founded the brand of his own name in 1972.

    Thursday, November 6th 2014

    Lino Dainese sells majority to investment group

    by Markus Huber

    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 […]