Kering In Talks to Sell Christopher Kane Back to Designer – WWD
Kering took a 51 percent stake in the brand in 2013; Kane created the brand in 2006. PARIS —Kering is in talks with Christopher Kane to sell the brand back to the British designer, the French luxury company said in a short statement. “ is announcing that discussions are underway with Mr. about the conditions in which the British designer could take back full control of the eponymous brand. Christopher Kane and Kering wish to continue to collaborate with the aim of achieving a gradual and harmonious transition,” the company said.