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Can new ownership bring Thomas Pink back into the black?

Pink Shirtmaker, formerly known as Thomas Pink, faces an uphill climb. Image: Facebook.
LVMH-owned Pink Shirtmaker permanently shuttered its 60 stores amid the pandemic last year, while its website was closed down a few months ago. But a relaunch is on the cards after Nick Preston, a former executive at JD Sports, Harvey Nichols and House of Fraser, has bought the British shirtmaker. In an all too familiar story, the deal only includes the brand’s intellectual property, but not its website or stores.     The declining fortunes of Pink – previously trading as

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