Renfro Brands - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview


Renfro Brands M&A Summary

Renfro Brands has acquired 2 companies of its own.

Renfro Brands’ largest acquisition to date was in 1996, when it acquired Fruit of the Loom’s Hosiery Division for $95M. Renfro Brands has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include apparel/textiles (50%) and manufacturing (50%).

Renfro Brands Ownership

Who owns Renfro Brands?

Renfro Brands is owned by Renco Group. It was acquired on June 9, 2021.

Is Renfro Brands PE-backed?

Yes. Renfro Brands is owned by private equity investor Renco Group.

Was Renfro Brands formerly PE-backed?

Yes. Renfro Brands was formerly owned by 1 private investor.

Renfro Brands Business Overview

Where is Renfro Brands headquartered?

Renfro Brands is headquartered in Mount Airy, North Carolina.

What sector is Renfro Brands in?

Renfro Brands is an apparel/textiles company.

When was Renfro Brands founded?

Renfro Brands was founded in 1921.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity2
    • M&A Buy Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1
  • M&A Advisors 1

Renfro Brands

Renfro Corp.

661 Linville Road,
Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030
United States,
(336) 719-8000

Renfro Brands is a global manufacturer, designer, distributor, and marketer of legwear products. The Company provides a full line of branded and private label legwear products and is the licensee for leading brands such as Fruit of the Loom, Dr. Scholl’s, Polo/Ralph Lauren, Chaps, Carhartt, Russell, New Balance, Keds, Sperry, Vera Bradley, and Merrell. We also design, manufacture, market, and distribute our owned brands including K. Bell, Copper Sole, and Hot Sox. Renfro Brands was founded in 1921 and is based in Mount Airy, North Carolina.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $95M $95M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
The Hot Sox Company 2007-05-17 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York ·
Fruit of the Loom’s Hosiery Division 1996-11-01 95M USD Divestiture
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Apparel/Textiles 1 (50%) 95M (100%) - -
Manufacturing 1 (50%) - - -
Total 2 $95M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 95M - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Kentucky 1 95M - -
Total 2 $95M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Consensus Advisors

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $95M
Largest Fruit of the Loom’s Hosiery Division
$95M (1996-11-01)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (50%)

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