The parent of Kellwood Co. is considering taking Vince — one of the Town and Country-based apparel company’s more high-profile brands — public, according to a news report.
Women’s Wear Daily reported this morning that private equity firm Sun Capital Partners is looking to partially monetize its investment in Kellwood.
“While sale of Vince had been under consideration, more recent discussions are centering on an initial public offering of the brand,” the story says, citing unnamed financial and market sources.
A Kellwood spokeswoman declined to comment on the report. Read more on St. Louis Post-Dispatch.