Boohoo’s Christmas shopping splurge on PrettyLittleThing

ONLINE fast fashion retailer has bought a majority stake in the rival online fashion retailer owned by the son of its founder.

It has paid £3.3m for a 66% stake in 21 Three Clothing Company Ltd, trading as PrettyLittleThing, which was founded by boohoo boss Mahmud Kamani's sons Umar and Adam in 2012.

The company pointed out that this is pro rata to the March 2014 option agreement when it listed to acquire 100% for £5m.

The remaining 34% will be used to incentivise chief executive Umar ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...