BlueGem is pleased to announce the acquisition of QMS Medicosmetics, a leading German premium brand with scientifically advanced, high performance products, formulated by Dr. med Erich Schulte.Read More
BlueGem is pleased to announce the acquisition of a 70% stake in Dr. Vranjes Firenze, a producer and marketer of best-in-class branded home diffusers, candles and similar products.Read More
Bluegem is pleased to announce the acquisition of a c.80% stake in Big Fernand. Founded in 2011 by Steve Burgraff, Guillaume Pagliano and Alexandre Auriac, Big Fernand currently operates nearly forty restaurants in France, London, Dubai and Hong Kong.Read More
BlueGem is pleased to announce the acquisition of a majority stake in Lateral, a branded restaurant chain operating in Spain in the fast casual dining segment of the market, focused on high quality Spanish tapas.Read More
BlueGem is pleased to announce the acquisition of Sirdar, one of the market leaders in hand knitting yarns. Sirdar will be merged with portfolio companies DMC and Wool And The Gang to form the DMC Group, formerly known as Crafts Group Holding. BlueGem II LP owns 100% of all three companies.Read More
Varsity-style clothing retailer Jack Wills will open its first mainland Europe store in Germany this year, as part of a strategy to increase sales in overseas currencies.
The company hopes to offset the effect of the weaker sterling by developing a "natural hedge" through new openings abroad.Read More