Stories tagged: mergers
Mon., April 10, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
Retail woes drag takeover premiums to lowest level since 2008
The retail trends that are keeping U.S. shoppers away from malls are also putting a damper on deal-making. The number of mergers involving apparel, shoes and jewelry dropped 12 percent …
Thu., July 21, 2016, 10:32 a.m.
Feds say health mergers would increase costs, threaten care
Federal regulators are suing to stop two major health insurance mergers because they say the deals will increase health care costs for Americans and lower the quality of care they …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 12:05 p.m.
Companies eye partnerships to counter low growth
With global economic growth slowing, inflation staying low and digital innovation generating uncertainty, companies are increasingly looking at partnership deals with other firms, even competitors, to boost revenues, consulting firm …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 10:29 a.m.
Etch A Sketch owner sells classic toy to Toronto company
The Ohio company that has produced or owned the Etch A Sketch for more than five decades has sold the classic toy to a Toronto-based toy firm.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2009, midnight
Alaska Air would consider merger, but says nothing in works
ATLANTA – Alaska Air Group, operator of Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air and a partner of Delta Air Lines, would consider a combination with another carrier if the right deal …