Yahoo has been on a roll recently and has been acquiring companies all over the place. Their latest acquisition comes in the form of Polyvore, which for all you fashion lovers and shoppers online are probably familiar with. The acquisition has since been confirmed by Yahoo on their Tumblr page (another online platform that they’ve acquired as well). Show More Summary
After a national scandal over the sale of aborted baby parts, Colorado Representative Doug Lamborn introduced the End Trafficking of the Terminated Unborn Act of 2015 (H.R. 3215), which would ban the acquisition of human body parts from abortions for research. Rep. Lamborn’s legislation is a response to four videos that show Planned Parenthood executives […]
Thai food producer, Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF), is set to enter the Russian poultry sector through the acquisition of an integrated poultry business from Dutch firm Agro Invest Brinky for €614m ($680m).
Yahoo’s acquisition of Polyvore points to an expansion of the scope of commerce via digital marketplaces. The post Yahoo Snags Social Commerce Site Polyvore appeared first on WIRED.
As the effects of Tuesday’s acquisition of Jonathan Papelbon still hover over the Nationals, Drew Storen and his agent, Brodie Van Wagenen, met with General Manager Mike Rizzo on Thursday night in New York.Read full article >>
The Blue Jays’ acquisition of the left-handed ace hit an unfortunate snag.
The selfie app Frontback has found a new partner and narrowly avoided shutting down. The startup announced on July 23 that it only had a few weeks left and was shutting down come August 15. That shut down is no longer on the calendar, and the app will continue operations, according to an announcement posted Friday on Frontback's site. Show More Summary
Yahoo announced today that it has agreed to buy the social shopping site Polyvore. The sale price was not announced. The deal is the most recent in a spree of more than 50 acquisitions by Yahoo since Melissa Mayer took the helm three years ago. Polyvore will continue to offer its core service on a […]
While Realogy Holdings Corp.’s second-quarter earnings per share fell slightly below analysts’ expectations, the company expects to normalize its expenses following a few recent acquisitions and benefit from a strong summer selling season in the third quarter of this year...
The Doorsteps brand has had various product offerings over the course of its life before and after its acquisition by Move Inc. -- but each has had the same intention: creating a more human experience for the user. The newest branch of Doorsteps is the rental platform, which was quietly launched July 17 as a pilot program for Austin...
The acquisition is intended to help bolster UPS’s presence in the freight brokerage business.
In a business acquisition, the purpose of the letter of intent is to ensure there is a “meeting of the minds” on price and key terms before both parties expend significant resources and legal fees. The post Negotiating an Acquisition Letter of Intent appeared first on AllBusiness.com.
On Wednesday, Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser discussed the Nationals’ acquisition of closer Jonathan Papelbon and the emotional toll it could have on Drew Storen, who will now be used as a setup man.Read full article >>
Business Lords have all reasons to thank the growth of the social media all over the planet. Business ads are now really growing fast, thanks to Facebook for introducing the ad Business since their acquisition of Instagram. The popular...Show More Summary
Weston is not an easy name to carry, especially if you are a photographer. Nevertheless, Brett Weston, the second son of master photographer Edward Weston,
The Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday made another blockbuster deal, acquiring pitcher David Price from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for Daniel Norris and other top pitching prospects. Price is the second major acquisition the Jays have made this week. Show More Summary
The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations held a hearing today on Impact of the U.S. Tax Code on the Market for Corporate Control and Jobs: The hearing explored the impact of the U.S. corporate tax code on foreign acquisitions of U.S. businesses and the ability of U.S. businesses to expand...
Let’s face it, with how rapidly camera manufacturers are improving digital technology and releasing new and improved cameras, it’s hard not to get caught up in gear acquisition syndrome. At some point, you may have even caught yourself saying, “If I just had (fill in any piece of equipment here), my photography would be so much [...]Show More Summary
David Price has been traded to the Toronto Blue Jays. The Detroit Tigers trade rumors led to a huge acquisition with just over 24 hours left until the MLB trade deadline. A report from CBS Sports baseball analyst Jon Heyman confirmsShow More Summary
Any companies dealing with approaches to cloud, mobility, big data analytics, or the Internet of Things are hot commodities these days. So much so that it is driving the rates of mergers and acquisitions to sky-high levels not seen since the dot-com frenzy. Every company out there with a little [...]