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Equity firm buys stake in Brazil hosiery operation
Tuesday, 31 August 2010
Brasilia ?Private equity firm Carlyle Group is taking advantage of the growing lingerie and hosiery market in Brazil with the purchase of a majority stake in lingerie-manufacturer Scalina.

The US$123 million deal will see the US-based group acquire a 51% stake in Scalina, which makes hosiery, socks and lingerie under the TriFil and Scala brands.