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Stella McCartney launches $200 million investment for vegan and sustainable brands

Stella McCartney launches $200 million investment for vegan and sustainable brands

Stella McCartney is helping entrepreneurs build a sustainable future with a new $200 million fund for environmentally responsible businesses. nicknamed the SOS Fund, the new initiative aims to support “cleaner companies, founders and sustainable solutions”. These include companies in decarbonization, food and agriculture, and hardware solutions. McCartney has previously used the fund to invest in …

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Reebok owner Authentic Brands signs $254 million deal with fashion brand Ted Baker

Reebok owner Authentic Brands signs $254 million deal with fashion brand Ted Baker

A branch of Ted Baker stands on Regent Street in London, England. JackTaylor | Getty Images News | Getty Images Authentic Brands Group, the retail conglomerate that owns brands such as Reebok, Forever 21 and Juicy Couture, made an agreement to buy British fashion chain Ted Baker for around 211 million pounds, or $254 million. …

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Check out the 16-page pitch deck fashion designer marketplace Verishop used to raise $40 million

Check out the 16-page pitch deck fashion designer marketplace Verishop used to raise $40 million

Verishop, an online marketplace for independent and emerging brands, launched in 2018. Verishop was co-founded by former Snap manager Imran Khan and ex-Quidsi chief Cate Khan. Read the 16-page pitch deck the founders used to raise a $40 million Series B round in July. When former Snap chief strategy officer Imran Khan and his wife, …

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Stella McCartney launches sustainable fashion fund

Stella McCartney helps launch a $200 million sustainable fashion fund – vegconomist – the vegan business magazine

Stella McCartney has partnered with venture capital firm Collaborative Fund to launch a $200 million sustainable fashion fund. Known as the SOS fund, it is aimed at “cleaner businesses, creators and sustainable solutions”. This could include companies developing sustainable materials, improving their supply chains and using cleaner energy sources. Those at Series A or B …

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The weekly close: Shopify invests $100 million and Jane Fonda promotes H&M's Move line

The weekly close: Shopify invests $100 million and Jane Fonda promotes H&M’s Move line

Listen to the article 8 minutes This audio is generated automatically. Please let us know if you have any comments. It’s been another week with a lot more retail news than there is time in the day. Below, we break down some things you may have missed over the week, and what we’re still thinking …

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