Mergers The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Mergers en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT 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 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 David Chait Chiquita and Fyffes Merge to Create World's Largest Banana Company Two historic brands merge to create ChiquitaFyffes, a company expected to sell 160 million boxes of bananas annually. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 16:01:00 GMT Kate Taylor Look for Even More Megamergers in 2014 Experts say that deals like Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp are just the beginning for megamergers in 2014. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:00:00 GMT Patti Domm Comcast CEO Says Time Warner Cable Buy Is ‘Pro-Competitive’ and ‘Pro-Consumer’ In an interview on CNBC this morning, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts said that the two companies wouldn't be pursuing the merger if they didn't realistically think they would get it would get regulatory approval. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 15:27:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Elance and oDesk Announce Merger That Would Create Freelancing Giant Two of the leading platforms for freelance work have signed an agreement to merge, furthering the advance of the freelance economy. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 18:38:08 GMT Brian Patrick Eha American Airlines CEO: Fares Won't Rise if Demand Holds Steady As US Airways and American Airlines merge to become the largest airline in the world, questions about further industry consolidation and changing standards remain. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 18:15:00 GMT Matthew J. Belvedere Vonage Buys Vocalocity in Bid to Deepen Roots in Small-Business Voice Service Space The $130 million deal brings together two providers of Internet-based phone services. Thu, 10 Oct 2013 15:47:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Publicis Omnicom and the Tricky Business of a Merger of Equals Organizational psychologist Ben Dattner offers a playbook for leaders attempting to create a common culture after a merger. Mon, 29 Jul 2013 20:18:00 GMT Catherine Clifford How to Map Out an M&A Brand Strategy Here's a three-step approach to keeping your brand story straight and your customers in your camp through a roll up. Tue, 24 May 2011 09:39:00 GMT Jenna Schnuer How to Blend Company Cultures in a Merger Considering an acquisition? Learn to minimize a potential blow to employees and maximize the value of existing talent. Tue, 22 Mar 2011 16:08:00 GMT Jenna Schnuer