Acquisitions http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/acquisitions The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Acquisitions en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:39:00 GMT Einstein Bros. Parent Sold for $364.5 Million in Bagel Buyout JAB Holding is taking the bagel company Einstein Noah private for the price of $20.25 per share. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237915 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237915 Kate Taylor Twitpic Gets New Lease on Life Thanks to Mystery Acquirer The popular photo-sharing platform will no longer shut down. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:08:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237651 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237651 Nina Zipkin Microsoft's Missed Opportunity: Not Getting Minecraft's Founders? The tech giant snagged Mojang, the maker of the popular game Minecraft, but its founders are out. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237499 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237499 Laura Entis Microsoft's Rumored $2 Billion Bid for Minecraft: Smart Move or Epic Fail? Microsoft is reportedly nearing a deal to buy the maker of the wildly popular video game, but at least one analyst calls the move a 'real head scratcher.' Wed, 10 Sep 2014 20:27:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237327 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237327 Laura Entis Apple May Scoop Up This Struggling Social Network It has been reported that Apple is looking to give social another shot by acquiring this startup. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:27:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237309 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237309 Nina Zipkin The Bizarre Ways Niche Dating Services Are Pairing People Off You can now find a mate based on the compatibility of your pheromones, voice pitch and dietary restrictions. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237185 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237185 Laura Entis In $11 Billion Deal, Burger King Scoops Up Tim Hortons and Heads to Canada It's official: Burger King is buying coffee and doughnuts chain Tim Hortons for approximately $11 billion, with financing help from Warren Buffet. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236836 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236836 Kate Taylor Crumbs Buyer's Bid Goes Unchallenged as Chain Prepares to Emerge From Bankruptcy Lemonis Fischer's $6.5 million bid for the cupcake chain went unchallenged by the public, meaning the final sale of the company is less than a week away. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236676 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236676 Kate Taylor The Art of Acquisition Comes Down to 4 Essential Variables Develop your company into a well-rounded, attractive business that lures investors, partners and clients by implementing best practices when it comes to the team, technology, traction and trajectory. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236461 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236461 Leslie Stretch Gannett Splits Broadcast and Publishing Into Two Separate Companies Following the lead of fellow media giants like E.W. Scripps, News Corp and Time Warner, Gannett is spinning off its publishing division. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 17:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236236 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236236 Nina Zipkin What Does a Multibillion-Dollar Corporation Want With Crowdfunding? Equity crowdfunding company Circle Up announces a partnership with the behemoth Johnson & Johnson. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236140 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236140 Catherine Clifford Red Lobster Completes Sale, Revamps Food Presentation Now that Golden Gate Capital has acquired Red Lobster from Darden Restaurants, the seafood chain is trying to emphasize its quality. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236013 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236013 Kate Taylor In an Effort to Up Its Mobile Ad Game, Yahoo Acquires Flurry The mobile ad and analytics company is one of Yahoo's most expensive acquisition to date under CEO Marissa Mayer. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235856 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235856 Laura Entis Facebook Pilots 'Buy' Button as Twitter Snaps Up Payments Startup CardSpring The line between social network and ecommerce platform is looking increasingly blurred. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235753 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235753 Geoff Weiss Beats $3.2B Sale Proves It's Great, But Not Necessarily at Headphones Why did Apple really acquire the Dr. Dre-led company, which audiophiles argue develops inferior products? Fri, 18 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235525 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235525 Chris Kocek Instead of Hoping Your Startup Will Be Acquired, Maybe You Should Be Acquiring Even when a company is small, it can grow in a hurry by acquiring a compatible company that is even smaller. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235434 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235434 Benjamin Young Here is One Way to Grow Your Customer Base Getting customers to notice your startup in a sea of competitors can be tough. Using the ‘roll-up’ strategy, entrepreneurs are able to acquire new customers -- quickly. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235262 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235262 David Chait Google Buys Digital Music Service Songza Google expands into music streaming with purchase of context and curation-based Songza. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235332 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235332 Nina Zipkin On the Heels of Cutting a Third of Its Staff, Fab Buys a Finnish Furniture Company The troubled ecommerce site paid ‘tens of millions’ for an Ikea-like company that makes "Nordic interior design originals." Wed, 18 Jun 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234977 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234977 Laura Entis Priceline Snaps Up OpenTable for $2.6 Billion in Cash The acquisition, expected to close later this year, represents the online travel company;s initial foray into the dining industry. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:48:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234820 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234820 Geoff Weiss