Ben Sherman sold to US private equity-backed firm Marquee Brands for £40.8M

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Oxford Industries has sold the classics British brand Ben Sherman to New York-based Marquee Brands for $40.8M. The transaction remains consistent with Marquee Brand’s mission to acquire high quality brands which have global growth potential. Marquee Brands, owned by former Kenneth Cole boss Michael DeVirgilio, ex Joseph & Feiss, also recently acquired the Italian luxury shoe brand Bruno Magli. Let’s wait and see how they promote the brand with new products and expanded retail!