Published on 2 Mar 2017 Sections

Lingerie and Mike Ashley – an unlikely business deal?

Economics Correspondent

Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley has snapped up the upmarket lingerie firm Agent Provocateur – which had been placed into administration. It is thought Mr Ashley paid about £25 million for the acquisition – but the brand’s former co-owner isn’t happy: our business correspondent Helia Ebrahimi is here to explain.

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