LVMH has bought into another company. This time it is Italian footwear brand (and sometimes collaborator with Kanye West) Giuseppe Zanotti. While Zanotti has been on LVMH's radar for a while now (the two have been in talks since this past year), the deal is now official. LVMH's private equity fund, L Capital, will take a 30% stake in Vicini, Zanotti's parent company. According to Zanotti, who will has confirmed that he will stay on board, “In this moment, strengthening our company with a global partner represents an additional investment. “One which will allow the company to get better structured, reinforce our penetration into the international markets, and keep growing."