Risqué business

20 December 2017 By Alec Macfarlane

The Chinese firm is in talks to buy Italian lingerie company La Perla. This is probably bargain-hunting mixed with a plan to expand in China. Underwear is a tricky industry in the People’s Republic, even at the luxury end. Making an attractive return will be tough.

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