Target Acquires Grand Junction to Boost Same-Day Delivery

| Mike O'Brien

In a move that will help it counter Amazon’s growing Prime Now footprint, Target announced plans to acquire transportation management software firm Grand Junction to expand its same-day delivery capabilities. And a former Amazon supply chain executive is helping Target get there.

Authentic Brands Group Acquires Neil Lane Brand

| MCM Staff

Authentic Brands Group (ABG), a global brand development, marketing, and entertainment company, announced the purchase of a majority interest in the Neil Lane Brand.

LogMeIn Acquires AI and Chatbot Provider Nanorep

| Clint Gordy

BOSTON, August 1, 2017 — LogMeIn, Inc. (Nasdaq:LOGM) today announced that it has agreed to acquire Nanorep, an innovative digital self-service, chatbot and virtual assistant company.  Headquartered in Herzliya, Israel, Nanorep harnesses … Continue Reading →

Camping World Acquires TheHouse.com

| MCM Staff

Camping World Holdings, Inc., a network of RV-centric retail locations, announced plans to purchase TheHouse.com. See what Camping World and TheHouse.com executives had to say about the acquisition.

Michael Kors to Acquire Jimmy Choo for $1.3 Billion

| MCM Staff

Michael Kors Holdings Limited, a global fashion luxury brand, announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Jimmy Choo. Here are the details of the acquisition and what top executives from both companies had to say.

Aptos to Acquire TXT Retail

| Erin Lutz

Acquisition Unites Aptos’ Best in Class Customer Engagement and Inventory Management Solutions with TXT Retail’s Best of Breed Merchandise Lifecycle Management Suite to Give Retailers Unprecedented Omni-Channel Advantage ATLANTA and … Continue Reading →

QVC to Acquire Rival Firm Home Shopping Network

| Daniela Forte

Creating a mega-entity in the world of television shopping and ecommerce in general, QVC plans to merge with Home Shopping Network in a deal valued at $2.1 billion. Here is what executives from both companies had to say about what this will mean moving forward.

Vantiv Acquires Rival Worldpay for $9.94 Billion

| Mike O'Brien

In yet another mega merger in the retail sector, U.S.-based credit card processing firm Vantiv is acquiring UK-based payments technology firm Worldpay in a deal worth $9.94 billion, after J.P. Morgan withdrew its interest in Worldpay. The move give Vantiv greater access to the lucrative European ecommerce and digital payments market.

Staples is Acquired for $6.9 Billion

| MCM Staff

Staples announced it was acquired by a private equity firm for $6.9 billion. Here is what Staples executives had to say about the acquisition and what it means for the company.

Walmart Acquires Bonobos for $310 Million

| Daniela Forte

Walmart announced the acquisition of Bonobos. The big-box retailer bought the online clothing retailer for $310 million in cash. See what changes are coming down the pike for both companies.