Apple is dominating the tech industry

  • Crystal Ng
  • 1 month ago
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Back in 2010, there was a virtual magazine subscription called Next Issue, but was rebranded as Texture by Next Issue Media in 2015. Now, Texture has over two hundred magazines available electronically on most systems including Windows, Amazon, Android and iOS. All it requires users to do is to pay a fixed monthly charge and […]

Unilever acquires Tazo tea brand from Starbucks for $384 million

  • Kirsten Loose
  • 6 Months ago
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Along with releasing their always-anticipated annual holiday cup, Starbucks made another announcement this week as well. The coffee mega-giant is selling their Tazo tea brand to Unilever for $384 million as they say they will be focusing on Teavana as their sole tea brand. The sale includes all recipes, intellectual property and inventory. Tazo, founded […]

FTC approves Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods

  • William Van-Lear Black
  • 8 Months ago
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Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) signed off on Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods, The Washington Post reports. The $13.7 billion deal, which Amazon announced in June, is scheduled to take effect by the end of the year. The FTC said in a statement that it had examined the “proposed acquisition to determine whether it […]

Campbell Acquires Pacific Foods

  • Cedric Brenninkmeijer
  • 10 Months ago
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In order to expand its consumer base while also shifting to adapt to the needs of its customer base, Campbell Soup announced today that it would acquire Pacific Food for $700 million. While this acquisition does expand its market, this move still plays to the strengths of Campbell as Pacific Food makes organic broth, soup, […]

Will Dr. Pepper and Pepsi Sell More Than Soda?

  • Sharnita Sanders
  • 1 year ago
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In the upcoming year, soda companies like Coca-Cola and Pepsi have decided to switch their focus onto non-carbonated beverages. This is the result of a soda tax following the recent election. Boulder and San Francisco are just two of the cities who are looking at a rise in taxes for their sugar-sweetened drinks. Dr. Pepper […]

Groupon Acquires OrderUp

  • Taylor Brown
  • 3 Years ago
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Groupon has acquired OrderUp, a food delivery service that caters to over 40 cities and 25 states in the United States. The price of the deal was disclosed, but the six-year-old food service company, which claims to have served over 10 million people, couldn’t have come with a cheap price tag. Groupon saw a slow […]

AOL Sold for $4.4 Billion to Verizon

  • Leanne Coelho
  • 3 Years ago
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Buy-outs happen all the time. The interesting thing about this is what usually happens after the conglomeration. Things like that almost always change the dynamics and the method of operation of the companies. Even though AOL and Verizon are both involved in the distribution of communication and media, the services they provide are quite varied. […]