Hudson’s Bay Company in Talks to Buy Neiman Marcus

| Daniela Forte

The ongoing saga of faltering department stores continues, with reports that Canadian-based retail giant, Hudson’s Bay is in talks to acquire struggling high-end retailer Neiman Marcus. See what plans the retail giant has for Neiman Marcus and what it will mean going forward.

Unilever Acquires Seventh Generation Inc.

| MCM Staff

Unilever signed an agreement to acquire home and personal care products company, Seventh Generation Inc. While details of the transaction were not disclosed, see what this will mean for both brands going forward.

Walmart Confirms Jet.com Acquistion

| Daniela Forte

Walmart Stores Inc., and Jet.com announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for Walmart to acquire Jet for $3.3 billion. See what this will mean for both Walmart and Jet.com moving forward as it relates to ecommerce.

Hudson’s Bay Company to Acquire Gilt

| MCM Staff

Hudson’s Bay Company announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Gilt Groupe Holdings, Inc. for $250 million in cash, subject to customary requirements.

Will Hudson’s Bay Co. Buy Gilt Groupe?

| Daniela Forte

Several reports have indicated that high-end retailer Saks Fifth Avenue is in talks to acquire New York-based flash-sales site Gilt Groupe for $250 million. See what this will mean for both companies.

Staples, Office Depot CEOs Fire Back at FTC

| MCM Staff

Staples, Inc. and Office Depot, Inc. have issued the following open letter to customers after the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced earlier today their decision to challenge the merger of the two companies.

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Sycamore Partners Buys Belk

| MCM Staff

Belk, Inc., announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby investment funds managed by New York-based private equity firm Sycamore Partners. See what this will mean for the retailer.