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Nautica Sails Into New Ownership Under French Fragrances

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Nautica has new ownership under French Fragrances as part of the Miami-based firm's purchase of the principal assets of Paul Sebastian. The deal, announced Jan. 21 after several months of discussion, brings the seven-year-old prestige designer fragrance brand alongside French Fragrances' own high-end offerings, which include Geoffrey Beene, Ombre Rose, Salvador Dali and Halston.

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