The Speculation Game: Mergers, Sales, Buys Have Retail World Abuzz
With $120 billion of hedge fund money on the sidelines and strategic players flush with cash, retail is ripe for mergers and acquisitions.
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FIRMENICH BUYS NOVILLE: Firmenich, the Swiss flavors and fragrances firm, announced it has acquired Noville Inc., a South Hackensack, N.J.-based flavors and fragrances company. Noville is well-positioned in the U.S. home- and…
You can hardly buy a product today without seeing an appeal for aid for tsunami victims. Some chains are donating a percentage of a sale, others are acting simply as conduits for the American Red Cross and other groups by collecting and forwarding…
NEW YORK — Ross Stores Inc. president and chief operating officer James C. Peters resigned from the company. Vice chairman and chief executive officer Michael Balmuth added the role of president to his duties.
The company named Gary L….