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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

The Wall Street Journal: GE to sell its biotech business for $21 billion to Danaher

General Electric Co. agreed to sell its biotechnology business to Danaher Corp. for $21 billion in cash, moving to pay down debt by parting with one of its fastest growing businesses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2019

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: Budweiser parent and Keurig Dr Pepper to sell single-serve cocktail maker through Drinkworks joint venture

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. and Anheuser-Busch InBev SA are pushing ahead with an idea to automate home bartending with a K-Cup machine for cocktails, seeking to tap new areas of growth as sales of their core products slow......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 19th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank’s Vision Fund sets sights on logistics startup Flexport

SoftBank Group Corp.’s Vision Fund is diving into the global freight business, leading a new $1 billion round of funding in Flexport Inc., a six-year-old international shipping broker built by Silicon Valley technology developers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 21st, 2019

Lampert reveals plans for Sears after bankruptcy: WSJ

Sears Holdings Corp will sell or sublease some of the 425 stores of the retail chain and open smaller stores with more focus on tools and appliances than on apparel, said Chairman Edward Lampert in an interview with the Wall Street Journal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

Sprint parent"s $100B Vision Fund could run out of cash in less than two years

SoftBank Group Corp.'s nearly $100 billion Vision Fund could run out of cash in a year and a half, The Wall Street Journal reports.  The fund, which has invested in companies such as Uber Technologies Inc. and WeWork Cos. LLC, has burned through abou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2019

Starboard buys stake in Dollar Tree, seeks sale of Family Dollar: WSJ

Activist investor Starboard Value LP has acquired a stake in discount store operator Dollar Tree Inc and is asking the company to sell its Family Dollar business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 7th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Activist investor Starboard takes stake in Dollar Tree, seeks changes

Activist investor Starboard Value LP has taken a stake in Dollar Tree Inc. and is pushing the retailer to sell its Family Dollar business and tweak its pricing model, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Kenneth Chenault to step down from IBM, P&G boards

Kenneth Chenault, the former chairman and chief executive of American Express Co., is stepping down next year from his board roles at International Business Machines Corp. and Procter & Gamble Co......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2018

Barrick Gold to sell assets, reduce head-office management: WSJ

Barrick Gold Corp will sell a research and development company it owns and reduce its technology staff, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Judge approves Sears plan to sell its best-performing stores

Sears Holdings Corp. won court approval to pursue a sale of its best stores, a process that would be the retailer’s only hope of avoiding liquidation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Johnson Controls hits snag in sale of car-battery business

Johnson Controls hit a last-minute snag in its quest to sell its automotive-battery business, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal, which cited people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Service.com offers $60 million for Sears’ Home Improvement business

Sears Holdings Corp. has nailed down its first bidder for one of its assets — the Home Improvement business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2018

KKR-Owned Calsonic Kansei to Buy Auto-Parts Firm Magneti Marelli for $7.1 Billion - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKKR-Owned Calsonic Kansei to Buy Auto-Parts Firm Magneti Marelli for $7.1 BillionWall Street JournalTOKYO—Japan's Calsonic Kansei Corp. has agreed to buy Fiat Chrysler Automobiles FCAU 0.13% NV's auto-parts business, Magn.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 22nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Ad giant Publicis to sell part of health-care unit amid Madison Avenue shake-up

Advertising giant Publicis Groupe SA says it plans to sell part of its health-care business as part of a broader review, the latest sign of contraction on Madison Avenue......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Campbell Soup in talks to sell fresh-foods business

Campbell Soup is in talks to sell its fresh-foods business, including Bolthouse Farms, to investors led by that brand’s former chief executive, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with those discussions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 4th, 2018

Aetna to Sell Medicare Part D Drug Business to WellCare Health - Wall Street Journal

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Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Daniel Loeb’s Third Point seeks to replace Campbell Soup’s entire board

Daniel Loeb’s Third Point LLC plans to launch a proxy fight to replace Campbell Soup Co.’s entire board after the fund was underwhelmed by the company’s plan to sell two business units, said people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2018