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April 16, 2014

Sycamore Partners announced that it has reorganized the remaining businesses of The Jones Group into four independent operating companies: the Nine West Group, a jeanswear company (which will be named later), Jones New York, and the Kasper Group.

December 26, 2013

At least four law firms are investigating the pending purchase of The Jones Group.

December 20, 2013

The Jones Group has accepted a buyout offer of $15 per share in cash, or a total of approximately $1.2 billion, from private equity firm Sycamore Partners.

December 9, 2013

Stuart Weitzman, the luxury footwear brand owned by The Jones Group Inc., has appointed Francois Kress to the newly created position of global president.

November 27, 2013

The Jones Group has reportedly set Dec. 1 as a final deadline for a buyout bid from Sycamore Partners.

October 21, 2013

The Jones Group is reportedly approaching deals to sell its business to Sycamore Group and GIII Apparel Group.

June 7, 2013

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October 12, 2012

Brian Atwood, designer of luxury footwear and handbags, opened its first flagship, in New York City.

September 12, 2012

The Jones Group Inc. said it has appointed Kathy Nedorostek to the newly created position of group president, global footwear and accessories, effective mid-October.

August 21, 2012

The Jones Group said that its Nine West banner has launched a new YouTube network called Channel 9 that will feature premium programming and user-generated content.

June 26, 2012

The Jones Group has named George Sharp EVP design, a newly created position.

February 8, 2012

The Jones Group reported a net loss of $21.1 million in the quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with $40.1 million a year earlier.

October 11, 2011

Apparel manufacturer and retailer The Jones Group confirmed Tuesday that it is in discussions to divest its jeanswear division for between $350 million to $400 million.

July 27, 2011

The Jones Group reported Wednesday that second-quarter earnings dropped almost 80% to $5.2 million, compared with $25.7 million in the year-ago period.

June 2, 2011

The Jones Group has acquired Kurt Geiger, Europe's largest luxury shoe retailer from Graphite Capital, a leading United Kingdom mid-market private equity firm, for approximately $350 million in cash, inclusive of debt acquired.

February 9, 2011

The Jones Group reported Wednesday that revenues for the fourth quarter rose 12.5% to $874 million, from $777 million in the year-ago period.

December 16, 2010

The Jones Group said Thursday that its founder and chairman Sidney Kimmel will serve as non-executive chairman, effective Jan. 1.

October 25, 2010

The Jones Group announced Tuesday the additions of Rodney Hutton as chief merchandising officer of...

October 3, 2010

Jones Apparel Group announced Monday that it is changing its name to The Jones Group....

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