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September 3, 1988 | JAMES F. PELTZ, Times Staff Writer
Cherokee Group, a fast-growing apparel and shoe concern based in Sunland, said Friday that it accepted a sweetened, $174-million takeover bid from an investor group that includes Cherokee executives. However, the group does not include James P. Argyropoulos, Cherokee's founder, chairman and biggest stockholder, who opposed the group's latest offer of $14 a share. Moreover, one of the group's members said Argyropoulos, who owns 14.5% of Cherokee, indicated that he will make a competing bid.
BUSINESS
September 3, 1988 | JAMES F. PELTZ, Times Staff Writer
Cherokee Group, a fast-growing apparel and shoe concern based in Sunland, said Friday that it accepted a sweetened, $174-million takeover bid from an investor group that includes Cherokee executives. However, the group does not include James P. Argyropoulos, Cherokee's founder, chairman and biggest stockholder, who opposed the group's latest offer of $14 a share. Moreover, one of the group's members said Argyropoulos, who owns 14.5% of Cherokee, indicated that he will make a competing bid.
BUSINESS
October 8, 1988 | A Times Staff Writer and
A federal judge denied a request to block a $174-million takeover offer for Cherokee Group, a fast-growing Sunland apparel and shoe concern. The decision by U.S. District Judge William D. Keller was a major blow to James P. Argyropoulos, Cherokee's founder and chairman, who sought the injunction to block Green Acquisition Co. from proceeding with its offer of $14 a share in cash and securities. Green is an investor group that includes three other top Cherokee executives. Argyropoulos' lawyer, J.
BUSINESS
August 12, 1986
Cherokee Group Chairman James P. Argyropoulos predicted his North Hollywood-based apparel and shoe concern will post about 40% higher earnings on 15% higher sales for its third quarter ending Aug. 30. For the 1985 third quarter, Cherokee earned $1.3 million, or 22 cents a share, on sales of $22.1 million. For the first six months of the current fiscal year, earnings rose 89%, to a record $3.4 million, or 61 cents a share, on 26% higher sales of $52.6 million, also a record.
BUSINESS
October 8, 1985
The Cherokee Group, a North Hollywood apparel company, reported 36% higher profits on 3% higher sales during its third quarter ended Aug. 31. It also predicted record results for the year. Third-quarter earnings were $1.3 million, or 44 cents a share, contrasted with $935,000, or 33 cents a share, during the same period a year ago. Third-quarter revenue was $22.1 million, versus $21.4 million a year earlier.
BUSINESS
October 4, 1988 | JAMES F. PELTZ, Times Staff Writer
Three executives of Cherokee Group, who are part of an investor group trying to acquire the Sunland apparel maker for $174 million, denied allegations by Cherokee's chairman that they plan to radically change what so far has been Cherokee's successful business strategy. Cherokee Chairman James P. Argyropoulos, who started the company in 1973, made the allegations two weeks ago in a federal lawsuit filed in Los Angeles.
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