Kering : completes the acquisition of Italian jewelry group Pomellato

Fri Jul 5, 2013 11:39am EDT

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Kering announced today that it has completed the acquisition of a majority stake in the Pomellato group, in accordance with the terms announced on 24 April, 2013, after having received clearance from the antitrust authorities.

About Kering
A world leader in apparel and accessories, Kering develops an ensemble of powerful Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands: Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Brioni, Christopher Kane, McQ, Stella McCartney, Sergio Rossi, Boucheron, Dodo, Girard-Perregaux, JeanRichard, Pomellato, Qeelin, Puma, Volcom, Cobra, Electric and Tretorn. By 'empowering imagination' in the fullest sense, Kering encourages its brands to reach their potential, in the most sustainable manner.
Present in more than 120 countries, the Group generated revenues of €9.7 billion in 2012 and had 33,000 employees at year end. The Kering (previously PPR) share is listed on Euronext Paris (FR 0000121485, KER.PA, KER.FP).


Kering press contacts
Paul Michon                                            +33 (0)1 45 64 63 48                    
Hélène Saint-Raymond                           +33 (0)1 45 64 61 20    
Claudia Mora                                          +39 02 88 005 550                       

Pomellato press contacts
Sonia Benigni                                          +39 348 5269616        

Kering analyst/investor contacts
Alexandre de Brettes                              + 33 (0)1 45 64 61 49   
Edouard Crowley                                    + 33 (0)1 45 64 63 28   



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