Mergers and Acquisitions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

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Carrefour Brazil Deal Hits Roadblock

Groupe Casino’s board on Tuesday raised objections to plans by Gama to merge Grupo Pão de Açucar with the retailer's Brazilian business.

Sun Capital Partners Inc., Scotch & Soda,

Kellwood to Acquire Scotch & Soda

The Amsterdam-based fashion brand is just now starting to grow outside of Europe.

Ebay to Acquire Zong for $240 Million

The online payment facilitator through direct mobile carrier billing will be combined with eBay's PayPal global payment platform.

Analysis: Sell Or Go It Alone?

Contemporary brands share their rationale for either selling to a strategic partner or keeping their independence.

PPR Takes Majority Stake in Sowind Group

French conglomerate previously held a 23 percent stake in maker of Girard-Perregaux watches.

Carrefour Board Approves Brazil Merger Proposal

French retailer estimates merger would generate full-year synergies of up to 800 million euros.

Pelican Acquires Stake in Coalision

Funding will help expand firm’s brands.

L Capital Buys 35 Percent of French Accessories Firm

Private equity arm of LVMH to invest in TWC L’Amy.

The Kooples, minority stake, LBO France, Sandro, Maje, Raphael Elicha, Laurent Elicha, Alexandre Elicha, Robert Dassun, Peter Doherty,

Fund Takes Minority Stake in The Kooples

Investment by LBO France to assist with the international expansion of the French chain.

Hampshire Group to Acquire Rio Garment

Honduras-based apparel manufacturer develops and produces knit tops for specialty stores including Aeropostale.

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VF Corp. in $2 Billion Deal for Timberland

Acquisition will push the firm's annual revenues past $10 billion.

PPR and Volcom Get All-clear for Takeover Bid

Firms say they have received all necessary antitrust approvals for the $607.5 million purchase.

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