Mergers and Acquisitions
The toy retailer was struggling under $5 billion in debt.
With the recent news of AB InBev's takeover deal being accepted by the SABMiller board, there will be many in both businesses who will be anxious about their futures. Expressions such as 'Toughen-up' or 'deal with it' hardly seem helpful. And yet, surviving what will be an intense period of uncertainty surely requires some sort of mental resilience?
Britain's biggest pharmacy chain Boots is set to fall into US ownership today when drugs store giant Walgreens unveils a
Obviously, signatures on a contract will never be enough to turn two different workforces into a strong single entity with a single culture. This kind of change does not happen overnight and is particularly the case when the employees of one of the firms involved feel like a conquered people whose roles and ways of getting things done are about to change.
In a letter to Miliband, Morgan wrote: "Following a post on Twitter this afternoon by one of your MPs, Austin Mitchell, in
David Cameron was accused of acting as "PR man" for US drug giant Pfizer in its controversial multi-billion pound takeover
Plans by US drugs giant Pfizer to take over rival AstraZeneca could delay the production of life-saving medicines, the boss
Pfizer has revealed the legally-binding guarantees it has offered the UK government as part of its planned takeover of UK
Pfizer's interest in taking over AstraZeneca has left politicians up in arms as they fret about what the US drugs giant could
Ministers are putting pressure on US drug giant Pfizer to show that commitments to Britain will be "binding" in the case