Acquisitions

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Wal-Mart Completes Acquisition of Jet.com
Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart Completes Acquisition of Jet.com

Jet, with its ability to lower prices as customers add more items to their shopping carts, will help the world's largest retailer reach more customers, including millennials.
5 Reasons Women Entrepreneurs Should Consider Buying a Business (Infographic)
Women Entrepreneurs

5 Reasons Women Entrepreneurs Should Consider Buying a Business (Infographic)

Women comprise a growing percentage of entrepreneurs but seem less interested in buying a business than in starting their own.
Mark Daoust
Bayer Clinches Monsanto With Improved $66 Billion Bid
Bayer

Bayer Clinches Monsanto With Improved $66 Billion Bid

The German company is aiming to create a one-stop shop for seeds, crop chemicals and computer-aided services to farmers.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong: Yahoo Deal Will Spark 'Job Changes'
Yahoo

AOL CEO Tim Armstrong: Yahoo Deal Will Spark 'Job Changes'

'Google is search, Facebook is social, we're going to be brand,' he said.
HP to Buy Samsung's Printer Business in $1.05 Billion Deal
Samsung

HP to Buy Samsung's Printer Business in $1.05 Billion Deal

Samsung will invest $100 million to $300 million in HP through open market purchases once the deal is through.
Google to Buy Cloud Software Company Apigee for $625 Million
Google

Google to Buy Cloud Software Company Apigee for $625 Million

Cloud computing is the increasingly popular practise of using remote internet servers to store, manage and process data.
Intel Spins Off McAfee to Private Equity Firm
Intel

Intel Spins Off McAfee to Private Equity Firm

Intel's goal in acquiring McAfee was to sell security software for more than just PCs.
HP Enterprise Strikes $8.8 Billion Deal With Micro Focus for Software Assets
Hewlett-Packard

HP Enterprise Strikes $8.8 Billion Deal With Micro Focus for Software Assets

Chief Executive Meg Whitman is focusing the group on a few areas such as networking, storage and technology services since it separated last year from computer and printer maker HP Inc.
Twitter, Facing Challenges, May Soon Be for Sale
Twitter

Twitter, Facing Challenges, May Soon Be for Sale

Rumors that Twitter could be acquired have been swirling for years, but they may finally come true.
How to Find Out How Much Your Digital Agency Is Worth
Entrepreneur Network

How to Find Out How Much Your Digital Agency Is Worth

Entrepreneur Network partner Jason Swenk dives into the numbers.
Jason Swenk
Tesla Wins U.S. Antitrust Approval to Buy SolarCity
Tesla

Tesla Wins U.S. Antitrust Approval to Buy SolarCity

The Federal Trade Commission said on Thursday that the deal was approved.
The Pros and Cons of Buying a 'Fulfillment by Amazon' Business
Acquisitions

The Pros and Cons of Buying a 'Fulfillment by Amazon' Business

FBA businesses are the hot new trend, but that doesn't necessarily mean it's right for you.
Mark Daoust
Uber-Owned Startup Otto Wants to Ship Your Stuff With a Truck That Drives Itself
Self-Driving Cars

Uber-Owned Startup Otto Wants to Ship Your Stuff With a Truck That Drives Itself

Self-driving trucks are just the beginning of the road revolution.
Lydia Belanger
3 Factors Potential Acquirers Consider Before Buying a Startup
Investors

3 Factors Potential Acquirers Consider Before Buying a Startup

Play the long game starting the day you launch.
Harry Red