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Last updated: 01/10/2017 - 11:45

Co-CEO Alex Bhathal discusses hiring a new President Raj's biggest competitor, and how she fits into Raj's ambitious strategy for the future

Last updated: 05/05/2017 - 08:49

West is the first non-family president for RAJ and she departs Manhattan Beachwear, where she was a founding partner and longtime president


Last updated: 06/05/2014 - 22:27
Manhattan Beachwear, Inc. today announced its acquisition of CMK Manufacturing, a leading provider of women’s active and lifestyle apparel
Last updated: 05/13/2013 - 00:09

The folks at Manhattan Beachwear sent me some news last week about a new licensing agreement they signed with Vix Swimwear, and I took the opportunity to ask Manhattan Beachwear President Brenda West some questions about how business is going overall.


Last updated: 05/13/2013 - 00:00

Catching up on this swimwear news.

Press release:

Mayfield Heights, Ohio – Linsalata Capital Partners (LinCap), a Cleveland-based private equity firm, announced that it has acquired a majority stake in Manhattan Beachwear, LLC. Existing ownership maintained a 20 percent stake in the company.

Last updated: 05/12/2013 - 23:55

Press Release:

Cypress, CA (May 3, 2010) - Manhattan Beachwear, LLC, announced today the collaborative licensing partnership with Nanette Lepore to design, manufacture, market and distribute the first exclusive Nanette Lepore Swim collection. The collection will debut at the Miami Swim Show in July 2010 for distribution to the international swim retail community for Resort 2011.

Last updated: 05/12/2013 - 23:46
Manhattan Beachwear makes an acquisition that adds licensed brands Ralph Lauren, Trina Turk, ABS, Puma and Rampage to its stable.
Last updated: 05/12/2013 - 23:45
Manhattan Beachwear has made news in the swimwear world this year. We follow up with President Brenda West to find out more, including how swim sales went for spring/summer.
Last updated: 05/12/2013 - 23:38

Press Release:


Los Angeles, CA – March 14, 2011 – Dirty Bird Productions, a privately-held management group in fashion, entertainment and lifestyle brands, has licensed the global use of the Modern Amusement brand and its iconic crow mark to Manhattan Beachwear Inc. in an exclusive swimwear agreement.


Last updated: 05/12/2013 - 23:25

Press Release:


Manhattan Beachwear, Inc. Announces Swimwear Licensing

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