Stories tagged: sale
Tue., May 9, 2017, 7:52 a.m.
Wells Fargo said to explore sale of insurance brokerage unit
Wells Fargo is weighing a sale of its insurance brokerage business, which could fetch about $2 billion, people familiar with the matter said.
Thu., April 27, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
Oregon vineyard tied to subscription fraud lawsuit for sale
An Oregon vineyard that is tied to a nationwide subscription fraud lawsuit is up for sale.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Oregon’s largest apple grower sold to Washington business
A family-owned fruit company in Washington has purchased Oregon’s largest grower and packer of fresh apples.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 12:20 p.m.
Northwest ski areas part of major resort sale
A Florida-based real estate investment trust has reached an agreement to sell more than a dozen major ski resorts, several in the Pacific Northwest including Snoqualmie and Stevens Pass, and …
Wed., Oct. 19, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
Auction of Trump’s boyhood home postponed
Will Donald Trump’s first boyhood home in New York City be worth more, or less, after the election?
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 5:17 p.m.
Sale of former Holy Names convent to Catholic Charities finalized
The Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary have finalized the sale of their former convent and some of their land on Fort George Wright Drive to Catholic …
Fri., May 17, 2013, 7 a.m.
Maloofs reach agreement to sell Kings
The Sacramento Kings’ unsteady future finally seems to be settled. A person familiar with the deal says the Maloof family has reached an agreement with a Sacramento group headed by …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 27, 2012, 9:03 a.m.
Boy Scout camp land swap not happening
COEUR d’ALENE — The Inland Northwest Council of the Boy Scouts of America says it has ended discussions with a developer over the proposed swap of the historic Camp Easton …
Thu., July 19, 2012, 6:50 a.m.
Judge to reconsider ruling in Boy Scout camp case
COEUR D’ALENE — A judge says he will reconsider his earlier ruling allowing a land deal involving a historic Boy Scout campsite along Lake Coeur d’Alene to go ahead.
Thu., May 3, 2012, 8:01 a.m.
Kootenai County may sell popular waterfall
COEUR D’ALENE — Kootenai County commissioners are considering selling a parcel of land that includes the Chilco waterfall, and that has some ice climbers and environmentalists upset.
Tue., Sept. 4, 2007
Small prices draw big turnout
Mom, Dad and 10 kids from the Gardner family had a plan going into Spokane’s Value Village on Monday to finish their back-to-school shopping: Divide and conquer. After splitting up …
Thu., Feb. 19, 1998
Mpm To Buy Assets Of New Jersey Firm
MPM Technologies, Inc. of Spokane announced Wednesday that it will purchase the assets of a New Jersey air pollution control company for an undisclosed amount of cash. The acquisition will …
Fri., Feb. 13, 1998
Kodak Acquires Stake In Online Rival
Accelerating its foray into distributing photos on the Internet, Eastman Kodak Co. said Thursday it will take control of its biggest online competitor. With PictureVision Inc., Kodak will reach another …
Fri., Feb. 13, 1998
Lawton Printing Buys Texas Publishing Firm
Lawton Printing Inc. Thursday announced the acquisition of a Texas publishing company which will make the Spokane-based company the country’s largest printer of directories for chambers of commerce. Lawton is …
Tue., Jan. 20, 1998
Cavanaugh’s Acquires Templin’s Resort Bob Templin, 74, Gives Personal, Business Reasons For Decision
Bob Templin will join the Cavanaugh’s board of directors now that Templin’s Resort will become part of the Spokane-based Cavanaugh’s Hospitality Corp. File/The Spokesman-Review
Wed., Dec. 31, 1997
Ge Gains Ok To Buy Gas Turbine Division
General Electric Corp. won Justice Department approval Tuesday for its proposed $600 million purchase of Stewart & Stevenson Services gas turbine division. The approval followed GE’s agreement to license a …
Wed., Dec. 24, 1997
Applebee’s Franchisee Selling Out Inland Northwest Restaurants Aren’t Affected By Agreement
Apple South Inc. said Tuesday it plans to sell its 264 Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar restaurants and instead focus on its faster growing chains. All the restaurants are expected …
Sun., Nov. 30, 1997
Ritz Buys Kits, Will Keep Name Purchase Gives Photo Chain 810 Stores In 47 States
Ritz Camera Centers, the nation’s largest camera and supply retailer, has acquired Seattle-based Kits Cameras. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Thu., Oct. 16, 1997
Lucent Strikes Deal To Buy Livingston
Lucent Technologies Inc. said it’s buying Livingston Enterprises Inc. for $650 million in stock, furthering its push into the fast-growing computer-networking industry. Lucent will take an unspecified charge in its …
Tue., Oct. 14, 1997
Pentzer Expands Marketing Group
Pentzer Corp. has added another company to its Creative Solutions Group, which specializes in in-store marketing and displays. With Proco Wood Products of Minneapolis, the group’s sales will exceed $110 …
Thu., Sept. 18, 1997
Cpm Development Corp. Sold Irish Company Acquires Local Firm In Deal Worth $94 Million
CPM Development Corp., the holding company for Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co. and Inland Asphalt Co., has been sold for $94 million to an international building materials company based in Dublin, …
Thu., Sept. 18, 1997
Adidas To Buy Salomon Sa For $1.5 Billion
Adidas AG is buying French ski-maker Salomon SA in a $1.5 billion deal that will create Europe’s largest manufacturer of sportswear and equipment. The two companies have combined annual sales …
Fri., Sept. 12, 1997
Northwest Nexus Buys Data Source
Northwest Nexus Inc., the region’s largest independent provider of Internet service to business, has acquired Data Source of Spokane. The deal, said Data Source’s Chad Skidmore, will enable the company …
Mon., Sept. 8, 1997
Aol Close To Buying Compuserve Two Biggest Competitors In On-Line Services Could Become One
America Online Inc., is close to reaching a deal to take over CompuServe Inc., its biggest competitor in the online business, The Washington Post reported. The paper reported in Monday’s …
Thu., Sept. 4, 1997
Safeco To Purchase Bank Subsidiary
Safeco Corp. will acquire Washington Mutual Inc.’s insurance underwriting subsidiary, and Washington Mutual will distribute Safeco’s annuities through its banking networks, the companies said Wednesday. Safeco’s acquisition of the WM …
Sat., Aug. 23, 1997
Dupont Strikes Deal With Ralston Purina
Ralston Purina Co. narrowed its focus to pet food and batteries Friday by announcing plans to sell its protein technologies business to the chemical giant DuPont Co. for $1.5 billion …
Fri., Aug. 22, 1997
General Dynamics Cuts Deal With Lucent
General Dynamics Corp. will buy Lucent Technologies Inc.’s military products business for $300 million, the company’s fourth acquisition since September 1995. The maker of tanks, submarines, and U.S. Navy destroyer …
Thu., Aug. 14, 1997
Questor Partners To Acquire Schwinn
Schwinn Cycling & Fitness is being acquired by the Michigan-based Questor Partners in a deal Schwinn hopes will give it “the pump we need.” Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed …
Tue., Aug. 12, 1997
Lockheed Martin Cuts Deal To Sell Unit
Lockheed Martin Corp. agreed to sell its commercial electronics manufacturing unit to closely held Manufacturers’ Services Ltd., another step to shed product lines that don’t fit with its main aerospace …
Tue., July 15, 1997
Raytheon Sells Appliance Business
Raytheon Co. sold most of its appliance business for $750 million Monday, unloading its Amana kitchen appliance line as part of an increased focus on defense electronics. The deal with …