Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Olivarius acquires sun protective clothing maker Coolibar
Olivarius acquires sun protective clothing maker Coolibar
25
Jul '16
Courtesy: Coolibar
Courtesy: Coolibar
Olivarius Hospitality California has acquired designer, manufacturer and marketer of sun protective clothing and accessories, Coolibar.

Coolibar offers apparel focused on fitness, leisure, swimwear and accessories that provide UPF 50 plus protection from ultraviolet rays and its clothing have bagged the Skin Cancer Foundation's Seal of Recommendation.

"We are excited by the opportunity to continue growing our business with a new owner that is deeply passionate about our mission to inspire healthy outdoor living,” said Kendra Reichenau, CEO of Coolibar.

"As a long-time Coolibar customer, I am deeply committed to the Coolibar mission to provide premium sun protection from the damaging effects of the sun,” Olivier Leclercq, founder of Olivarius Hospitality too said.

“I look forward to lending expertise in the areas of global expansion and growth strategies from the Minneapolis-based headquarters," he added.

Coolibar's prior investors led by LFE Capital and Aavin Private Equity will be exiting their position in the business through the transaction. (AR)

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: ZDHC

Textiles | On 23rd Jan 2017

ZDHC adds six new contributors for sustainability

Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) programme has added six...

Textiles | On 23rd Jan 2017

Bombay Dyeing to expand distribution network in Tamil Nadu

Bombay Dyeing, a 137-year old textile manufacturer of the Wadia group ...

Textiles | On 23rd Jan 2017

Textile & clothing trade fair Momad Metrópolis begins Feb 3

Spanish textile and clothing trade fair Momad Metrópolis will be held ...

Interviews View All

Dharmendra Shah
Ozone PB Spintex Limited

‘We have made huge investments to ensure quality yarn production.’

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Sanjay Desai & Ashish Mulani
True Colors

Digital textile printing will be the technology of the future

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Pranav Mishra
Huemn

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH
January 2017

January 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


eNEWS
Insights
Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search