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Apparel Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals by Top Themes in 2022 - Thematic Intelligence

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  • 22 Pages
  • February 2023
  • Region: Global
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 5744849
This report analyzes the disruptive themes that have driven M&A activity in 2022 in the apparel Sector

The apparel sector witnessed 298 M&A deals worth $37 billion in 2022, a drop of 14% in terms of deal value compared to the previous year. The sector also saw four M&A deals with a deal size greater than $1 billion in 2022, compared to eight in 2021.


  • This report provides an overview of merger and acquisition activity globally in 2022 in Apparel Sector
  • It identifies the themes driving most notable to deals announced in 2022 in the Apparel Sector

Reasons to Buy

  • Companies who invest in the right themes become success stories; those who miss the big themes end up as failures. If you want to understand the themes that drive an industry, simply look at the list of recent mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • In this report we have listed down the most notable deals in apparel sector to make it easy for our clients to get a view of themes disrupting the sector and prepare for the future

Table of Contents

  • Executive Summary
  • Review of the apparel M&A deals in 2022
  • Themes driving the apparel M&A deals in 2022
  • Appendix 1: Deal selection criteria
  • Appendix 2: Our thematic research methodology

Companies Mentioned (Partial List)

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes, but is not limited to:

  • Kroger
  • Estee Lauder
  • Naver
  • Frasers Group
  • Vista Outdoor
  • Motion Equity Partners
  • GIC
  • Sistema
  • ABG-Robin
  • Fanatics
  • Coats Group
  • G-III Apparel
  • Farfetch
  • Reliance Retail
  • Essity
  • HanesBrand
  • Sequoia Capital China
  • Calida
  • WHP Global
  • Italmobiliare
  • Albertsons
  • Tom Ford International
  • Poshmark
  • Hugo Boss
  • Altamont Capital
  • Atlasformen
  • Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail
  • Eastnine and East Capital
  • Ted Baker
  • Mitchell & Ness
  • Texon International
  • Karl Lagerfeld
  • Neiman Marcus Group
  • Clovia
  • Modibodi
  • Wolverine World Wide
  • Rare
  • Luemme
  • Xcel Brands
  • SIDI Sport