The Swiss food company plunks down $500 million for a majority stake in Oakland, Calif.-based coffee roaster Blue Bottle.
The ERP cloud provider names a Silicon Valley finance chief experienced in IPOs and spinoffs.
Divestment of non-core units is an effective way to streamline the business and free up capital to support growth.
Berkshire agrees to buy Oncor from Energy Future Holdings for $9 billion in cash.
Campbell continues to reshape its product portfolio in response to shifting consumer tastes.
The deal between the payment processing companies is expected to trigger more mergers in the payment space.
QVC owner Liberty Interactive buys the remaining 61.8% of HSN for $2.1 billion in stock, a 29% premium.
When a company is put up for sale, it creates a uniquely challenging situation for CFOs and other senior executives.
The office supply chain company is seeking to pivot after its failed bid for Office Depot.
Under a scaled-down deal, Walgreens would buy roughly half of Rite Aid’s stores.