Tag Archives: KPS Capital Partners L.P.

Report: WWRD Owner Exploring Sale

WWRD

NEW YORK–Reuters has reported that WWRD owner KPS Capital Holdings is in the “early stages” of exploring a sale of the company. WWRD includes the tabletop brands Waterford, Wedgwood and Royal Doulton. Citing unnamed sources, the story said KPS is interviewing investment banks about a potential sale, “expected early next year.” Neither KPS or WWRDMore »

Furniture Brands Announces Court Approval for Stalking Horse Bid

Furniture Brands

ST. LOUIS–Furniture Brands International today announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with KPS Capital Partners L.P. to acquire substantially all of the company’s assets for $280 million, including the company’s Lane business. In addition, Furniture Brands has filed a motion seeking authorization from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District ofMore »