Shoppers might have been tentative last year, but the market to buy and sell retail and consumer companies was hopping.
A report set to be released by consultancy PwC today showed there were 130 retail and consumer deals in the U.S. last year, valued at a total of $91.2 billion — twice the value of deals seen in 2011. The report looks at U.S. transactions of more than $50 million.
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