M&A and FinancialMay 11, 2016 11:47 AM By Mike O'Brien
A federal court judge has ruled in favor of the Federal Trade Commission’s decision to block the proposed Staples-Office Depot merger, upholding the FTC’s December lawsuit which claimed the resulting monopolistic company would harm consumers by adversely affecting office supply prices.
M&A and FinancialApr 28, 2016 1:28 PM By Tim Parry
Sports Authority won’t come out of bankruptcy as an independent company and instead wants to sell off all its holdings, according to a report from The Denver Post.
M&A and FinancialApr 21, 2016 11:05 AM By Tim Parry
Nordstrom, Inc. announced Monday that it would reduce approximately 350 to 400 corporate and regional support positions through a phased approach that should be completed by the end of the second quarter.
M&A and FinancialApr 18, 2016 11:22 AM By Tim Parry
Vestis Retail Group bought Sports Chalet in June 2014. Today, it announced it will knock Sports Chalet down and focus on Vestis’s other two regional merchants, Eastern Mountain Sports and Bob’s Stores.
M&A and FinancialMar 17, 2016 9:46 AM By MCM Staff
Amazon is reportedly considering an acquisition of Office Depot’s corporate business assets to jumpstart its Amazon Business office supply operation. The deal is contingent on FTC approval of the Office Depot-Staples merger, which it has opposed to date, but may be close to signing off on.
M&A and FinancialAug 18, 2015 5:52 PM By Mike O'Brien
American Apparel, facing mounting debt, declining sales and cash issues, said it may not be in operation a year from now as it released poor Q2 financials.
M&A and FinancialAug 09, 2015 9:26 AM By MCM Staff
Back to school shopping wasn’t cool when you were a kid… and apparently it wasn’t too cool in July. Back to school sales seemed to be slumping, and the season seemed to be taking on a new life a la the traditional holiday shopping season.
M&A and FinancialJul 19, 2015 1:50 AM By MCM Staff
Amazon had the best week ever… and its worst week ever. Sounds impossible? It does, but here’s a look at why Prime Day was such a polarizing event for the ecommerce marketplace giant.
M&A and FinancialJul 14, 2015 6:21 AM By MCM Staff
Rakuten expects Fit.me to further strengthen its ecommerce offerings and marketing solutions by providing a greater personalization of the retail experience for shoppers while driving operational insights and efficiencies for retailers.
M&A and FinancialJul 10, 2015 7:07 PM By MCM Staff
The biggest news this week was probably Amazon’s announcement that they would launch Prime Day… and that means a lot of speculation… Keep reading to find out more about Prime Day, and the wrap-up of the rest of this week’s news…
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