Privately-held J Brand hires Morgan Stanley to help it explore the possibility of going public...

|By:, SA News Editor

Privately-held J Brand hires Morgan Stanley to help it explore the possibility of going public with an IPO or selling itself. Potential bidders for the maker of women's jeans that are found at many large department stores include Jone Group (JNY), VF Corp. (VFC), G-III Apparel Group (GIII), and Li & Fung.