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Nike Inc
Az Big Media· 23 Aug 2019

Nike buys Lincoln Logistics 40 for $70 million

Nike Inc. paid $69.8 million to a joint venture consisting of Lincoln Property Co. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc., for ownership rights to a 901,700-square-foot industrial facility in Goodyear.

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Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Reuters· 22 Aug 2019

RPT-Stanley Black & Decker buys stake in Argentine startup IguanaFix

U.S. toolmaker Stanley Black & Decker Inc has acquired a stake in IguanaFix, an Argentine online company that connects homeowners with service providers, the companies told Reuters. The unspecified investment, finalized during Argentina’s worst-ever week of market turmoil, was Stanley Black & Decker’s venture funding arm’s first in South America, according to Larry Harper, vice president of Stanley Ventures.

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Nike Inc
Cpexecutive· 22 Aug 2019

Nike Jumps Into Phoenix With $70M Acquisition

A joint venture between Lincoln Property Co. and Goldman Sachs has sold Lincoln Logistics 40, a 901,700-square-foot Class A industrial building outside of Phoenix, to Nike in a $69.8 million all-cash transaction, according to Yardi Matrix.

  • Lincoln Property Company
  • Nike Inc
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HIPOGES IBERIA
Hipoges· 20 Aug 2019

Hipoges Strengthened its Presence on the Greek Market by Acquiring Alsvit

HipoGes strengthened its presence on the greek market by acquiring Alsvit. The expansion into Greece started two years ago.

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Hershey Co
Foodnavigator· 20 Aug 2019

Hershey targets European expansion with Fulfil acquisition

Hershey has acquired a 'significant' minority stake in Irish protein bar maker Fulfil, which may itself use the move to eye US growth.Hershey’s acquisition of a significant minority stake in Fulfil paves the way for the US confectionery giant to expand in Europe -- where it is currently poorly represented -- and sets the stage for the fast-growing Irish snack brand to assault the US market.Hershey, the largest chocolate and snack brand in the US, has taken a minority stake in Dublin-based Fulfil.

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Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
The Motley Fool· 15 Aug 2019

Berkshire Hathaway Buys More Amazon

It's been just a few months since Warren Buffett acknowledged that Berkshire Hathaway had invested in e-commerce behemoth Amazon.com for the first time.

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Nordstrom, Inc.
Retail TouchPoints· 14 Aug 2019

Steve Madden Acquires GREATS

Founded in 2014 by Ryan Babenzein, GREATS opened a 500-square-foot flagship in Manhattan’s SoHo neighborhood in April 2018. The sneaker retailer had moved into wholesale after partnering with Nordstrom in October 2017. Steve Madden has acquired GREATS , a Brooklyn-based digitally native footwear brand specializing in Italian-made sneakers, for an undisclosed amount.

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Stryker Corporation
MedTech Dive· 13 Aug 2019

Stryker acquires maker of device sterilization systems

Dive Brief: TSO3, maker of sterilization products used in hospital settings, said Monday it has agreed to be acquired by Stryker for $51.7 million, including existing debt. The Quebec City-based company makes a low-temperature sterilizer and related supplies for heat-sensitive medical devices including colonoscopes, gastroscopes and duodenoscopes.

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Becton, Dickinson and Company
The Motley Fool· 13 Aug 2019

Becton, Dickinson Accelerates Its Growth

Becton, Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) recovered from a slow first half to its fiscal year to hit its 2019 revenue goals in the third fiscal quarter. Not everything is going perfectly for the company, but its large size -- substantially larger after the acquisition of C.R.

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Ecolab Inc.
Ecolab· 12 Aug 2019

Ecolab Acquires Cleaning Solutions Provider Chemstar

Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services, has acquired the business of privately held Chemstar Corporation, a U.S.-based supplier of food safety and cleaning and sanitizing solutions focused on the grocery and food retail markets.

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BlackRock, Inc.
timesunion· 12 Aug 2019

BlackRock takes stake in Authentic Brands

BlackRock is taking a sizeable stake in the parent of Sports Illustrated and the retail chains Nine West and Aeropostale, becoming the company's largest shareholder.Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Party City Holdco Inc.
RIS News· 12 Aug 2019

Party City Sells Stores in Canada for $175M

Canadian Tire Corp. (CTC) has entered into an agreement to purchase Party City's Canadian business for $174.4 million, including $40 million in inventory and 65 Canadian Party City retail stores in seven provinces.The move comes as CTC seeks to gain ground with millennials and Canadian families.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Tenders Info· 12 Aug 2019

Elliott Completes Acquisition of Barnes & Noble

Elliotts acquisition of Barnes & Noble, the largest retail bookseller in the United States, follows its June 2018 acquisition of Waterstones, the largest retail bookseller in the United Kingdom. Barnes & Noble serves 627 different communities across all 50 states, where it remains the #1 bookseller in the United States.

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Issa
Issa· 12 Aug 2019

3M Divests Ballistic-Protection Business for $91 Million

3M has entered into an agreement to divest its advanced ballistic-protection business to Avon Rubber p.l.c. for US$91 million. Per the terms of the deal, more than 280 employees of 3M’s ballistic-protection division will transfer to Avon Rubber.

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Nbcdfw· 11 Aug 2019

Grocery Store Wars: Walmart, Central Market Post Big Gains as Whole Foods Drops

Amazon is making many of its grocery competitors in Dallas-Fort Worth smarter and stronger. But in the two years since it acquired Whole Foods Market, it hasn't gained an advantage over traditional grocers or its biggest competitor everywhere, Walmart.

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Nike Inc
Martechtoday· 09 Aug 2019

The MarTech Minute: Salesforce wraps up Tableau acquisition, Nike acquires predictive analytics platform

Salesforce completes acquisition of Tableau Software. The $15.7 billion all-stock deal was completed last week. Tableau’s headquarters will remain in Seattle, and Salesforce’s CEO has hinted that the location will become somewhat of a second headquarters for the company.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Beyondthebookcast· 09 Aug 2019

End of an Era

Elliott Advisors has completed its purchase of Barnes & Noble, which was first announced in June. The acquisition was officially completed when over 81% of B&N’s shares were tendered by the August 6 deadline.“As a result of the deal, B&N becomes a private company controlled by the private equity firm Elliott Advisors, which also owns the U.K.

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Wells Fargo & Co
Tenders Info· 09 Aug 2019

Wells Fargo Leads $825 Million in Financing for the Acquisition of Barnes & Noble

Wells Fargo Capital Finance, part of Wells Fargo & Company announced that it acted as administrative agent, lead arranger and book runner for an $825 million asset-based credit facility in connection with the acquisition of Barnes & Noble, Inc.

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Nike Inc
Techknowbits· 09 Aug 2019

Nike Inc Shares Acquired by Smithbridge Asset Management Inc. DE

Smithbridge Asset Management Inc. DE grew its position in Nike Inc by 1.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 45,821 shares of the footwear maker’s stock after acquiring an additional 485 shares during the quarter.

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McAfee Inc
Mcafee· 08 Aug 2019

McAfee to Acquire NanoSec to Enhance its Market-Leading Capabilities in Cloud Security

McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, today announced the acquisition of NanoSec, a multi-cloud, zero-trust application and security platform. The acquisition will enable organizations to improve governance and compliance and to reduce risk of their cloud and container deployments.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Retail Dive· 08 Aug 2019

Barnes & Noble, new owner close sale

U.K. financial firm Elliott Advisors on Wednesday announced the closing of its acquisition of Barnes & Noble , the largest bookseller in the United States, for an undisclosed amount.The move follows Elliott’s acquisition last year

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Huntsman Corporation
Baker Botts· 08 Aug 2019

Baker Botts’ Top-Ranked Antitrust Group Represents Indorama Ventures Ltd. in $2.0 Billion Acquisition of Huntsman’s Specialty Chemicals Business

Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading energy and technology law firm, today announced that it is representing Indorama Ventures Ltd. for antitrust clearances globally in its planned acquisition of the integrated oxides and derivatives businesses of Huntsman.

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Bayer AG
The Business Journals· 08 Aug 2019

Bayer buys Cambridge cell therapy startup BlueRock at $1B value

Drug giant Bayer Inc. has doubled down on one of its previous investment, announcing a deal to acquire BlueRock Therapeutics that values the Cambridge startup at $1 billion. The German drugmaker said Thursday morning that it will pay $240 million upfront and $360 million in milestone payments for the cell therapy startup, which is developing treatments for Parkinson’s disease, heart failure and other conditions.

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Wells Fargo & Co
Contify Banking News· 08 Aug 2019

Wells Fargo Leads $825 Million in Financing for the Acquisition of Barnes & Noble

Wells Fargo Capital Finance, part of Wells Fargo & Company, announced today that it acted as administrative agent, lead arranger and book runner for an $825 million asset-based credit facility in connection with the acquisition of Barnes & Noble, Inc.

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Wells Fargo & Co
Wf· 08 Aug 2019

Wells Fargo Leads $825 Million in Financing for the Acquisition of Barnes & Noble

Wells Fargo Capital Finance, part of Wells Fargo & Company, announced today that it acted as administrative agent, lead arranger and book runner for an $825 million asset-based credit facility in connection with the acquisition of Barnes & Noble, Inc.

  • Wells Fargo Capital Finance LLC
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