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The Wall Street Journal: Wrangler parent VF Corp. could sell its denim business

VF Corp. is weighing strategic alternatives for its jeans business, including a sale or spin off......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2018

Report: Lee Jeans parent considers sale or spinoff of iconic brand

VF Corp., the parent company of the Merriam-based brand Lee Jeans, is exploring options for its Lee and Wrangler denim brands — including a sale or spinoff, The Wall Street Journal reports. According to the WSJ, the denim brands brought in $2.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 12th, 2018

Report: Lee, Wrangler owner may exit the jeans business

The corporate owner of Lee and Wrangler jeans may be considering selling the iconic brands as demand for denim declines, according to a report published by the Wall Street Journal.    .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 10th, 2018

Report: VF Corp. (NYSE: VFC) considering sale or spinoff of Lee, Wrangler brands

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Greensboro-based VF Corp. (NYSE: VFC) is exploring options for its Lee and Wrangler denim brands – including a sale or spinoff. The Journal reports that the denim brands brought in $2.66B in sales and $4.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Activist investor Elliott Management to push for sale of Nielsen Holdings

Activist investor Elliott Management Corp. has taken a big stake in Nielsen Holdings PLC and plans to push the TV-ratings company to sell itself......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GE is looking to sell digital business that was key part of ex-CEO Immelt’s strategy

General Electric Co. is seeking a buyer for key parts of its digital business as the beleaguered industrial conglomerate unwinds a signature initiative of former Chief Executive Jeff Immelt amid a broader retrenchment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: ZTE on verge of resuming business with U.S. suppliers

Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp. was poised to resume business with its U.S. suppliers as the last major hurdle of the deal President Donald Trump made to save the firm had been cleared......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Univision confirms it’s looking to sell parent of Gizmodo, Deadspin, The Onion

Univision Communications Inc. said Tuesday that it is exploring a sale of its Gizmodo Media Group, which houses websites including Gizmodo and Deadspin, and the satirical website The Onion, as it focuses on core assets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2018

Hudson"s Bay denies that it has reportedly agreed to sell half of its Europe operations

Hudson's Bay Co. , the Canada-based retailer founded in 1670, said it has not entered an agreement to sell or combine its European business or properties. The announcement comes after The Wall Street Journal reported earlier this week, c.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2018

GE reportedly near deal to sell industrial engines unit to Advent

General Electric Co (GE.N) is close to a deal to sell its industrial gas engines business to private equity firm Advent International for $3 billion or more, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 24th, 2018

GE nearing deal to sell industrial engines unit to Advent: WSJ

(Reuters) - General Electric Co is close to a deal to sell its industrial gas engines business to private equity firm Advent International for $3 billion or more, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 24th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Walmart to buy SoftBank’s stake in India’s Flipkart

SoftBank Group Corp. said Wednesday it has agreed to sell its entire stake in India’s Flipkart Group to Walmart Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2018

GE to Merge Rail Division With Wabtec in $11 Billion Deal - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalGE to Merge Rail Division With Wabtec in $11 Billion DealWall Street JournalGeneral Electric Co. GE -0.40% agreed to merge its railroad business with Wabtec Corp. WAB .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 21st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump extends lifeline to sanctioned Chinese tech company ZTE

President Donald Trump says he’s working with Chinese President Xi Jinping to keep ZTE Corp. in business, throwing an extraordinary lifeline to the stricken Chinese telecommunication giant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Sprint CEO stepping down, will be replaced by finance chief

Sprint Corp.’s chief executive said he would step back from the wireless carrier’s management team to take a senior role at its Japanese parent company as Sprint seeks regulatory approval for a $26 billion merger with rival T-Mobile US Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 2nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GE rebuffed Danaher bid to buy life-sciences unit

Danaher Corp. recently expressed interest in a deal for General Electric Co.’s life-sciences business, but GE didn’t engage and isn’t interested in a deal, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2018

Report: Tesla no longer committed to buying all solar modules made by Panasonic in Buffalo

Tesla Inc. is no longer buying all of the solar modules produced by Panasonic Corp. in Buffalo, according to a report Thursday in the Wall Street Journal. It's unclear if the news has any long-term implications for the South Park Avenue solar factory,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Symantec targeted by Starboard for five board seats

Symantec Corp., which makes antivirus software that alerts millions of people to risks lurking on their computers, is now facing a potential threat of its own......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Sears CEO’s hedge fund offers to buy Kenmore brand for $400 million

Edward Lampert, the chief executive of Sears Holdings Corp., has offered to buy the company’s Kenmore brand for $400 million in cash, according to a letter Lampert sent to Sears’s board......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2018

An American clothing giant is spinning off Wrangler and Lee, 2 of the country"s most iconic denim brands

Facebook/Wrangler VF Corp. plans to spin off its denim business, which includes the iconic American brands Lee and Wrangler, the company said Mon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 13th, 2018

Wrangler, Lee owner to spin off jeans unit

VF Corp will spin off its denim business that houses Lee and Wrangler jeans into an independent public company, it said on Monday, seeking to sharpen its focus on more profitable brands such as Vans shoes and The North Face outdoor wear......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018