Liz Claiborne, J. Jill Sign Confidentiality Agreement

If you can’t buy ’em, merge with ’em? After two unsuccessful attempts at buying women’s apparel cataloger/retailer J. Jill Group (see “Claiborne Offers $366 Million for J. Jill”), apparel conglomerate Liz Claiborne announced that it has entered into a confidentiality agreement to participate in J. Jill’s exploration of its strategic alternatives, which include a possible merger with Liz Claiborne. Both parties would not comment further although according to a company release, Liz Claiborne expects due diligence process to commence shortly.

Partner Content

3 Critical Components to Achieving the Perfect Order - NetSuite
Explore the 3 critical components to delivering the perfect order.
Streamlining Unified Commerce Complexity - NetSuite
Explore how consolidating multiple systems through a cloud-based commerce platform provides a seamless experience for both you, and your customer.
Build the Foundation for Great Customer Experiences - NetSuite
Understand how consistent, timely, relevant and personalized experiences are enabled by having the right technology foundation in place.
Strategies for Maximizing Mobile Point-of-Sale Technology - NetSuite
Learn the top five innovative ways to utilize your mobile POS technology to drive customer engagement, increase sales and elevate your brand.