PE-Backed Authentic Brands Picks Up Spyder Active Sports

Law360, New York (August 16, 2013, 2:02 PM EDT) -- Private equity-backed Authentic Brands Group LLC absorbed leading ski and snow apparel company Spyder Active Sports Inc., marking its jump into the outdoor and winter markets as it looks to expand its portfolio and geographic reach, the New York-based company said on Friday.

Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, and neither company gave a financing breakdown for the transaction.

Spyder, headquartered in Colorado, clocks in as one of the world's largest skiwear brands and markets its outerwear in more than 50 countries outside its...
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