SIGNA Sports Group acquires Stylefile
Munich — SIGNA Sports Group acquires Stylefile, the leading online specialist for sneakers & ‘Sportive Fashion’ in Europe, further expanding its e‑commerce portfolio. P+P advises the existing shareholders on the sale of Stylefile to SIGNA.
Stylefile was founded in 2000 and is an internationally successful e‑commerce company. Through its online stores with over 20,000 items, Stylefile supplies around half a million active customers in more than 30 countries. The Stylefile Group also owns the outdoor online store Big Tree. The focus of the online store, which was launched in 2014, is on the high-growth market for outdoor clothing and accessories. In 2016, the group of companies exceeded the mark of 50 million euros in sales for the first time.
Advisors Stylefile: P+P Pöllath + Partners
Tobias Jäger (Counsel, M&A, Munich), Christian Tönies, LL.M. Eur. (Partner, M&A, Munich), Alexander Pupeter (Partner, Tax Law, Munich), Daniel Wiedmann, LL.M. (NYU) (Counsel, Antitrust Law, Frankfurt), Andrea Streifeneder (Associate, M&A, Munich), Maren Glaab (Associate Tax Law, Munich)