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Amazon Bidding For Acquisition of MGM

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief US tech and e-commerce giant Amazon is reportedly negotiating a deal to buy out the iconic MGM film studio for roughly $9 billion, according to an original report… . . . read more

WarnerMedia Merges With Discovery in $43 Billion Deal

WarnerMedia and Discovery announced a bold move in the ongoing streaming wars that sees the two companies merging in a $43 billion that cedes majority control to Warner’s parent company AT&T. The resulting media conglomerate… . . . read more

Eddie Bauer Being Acquired By Authentic Brands

Retail and consumer products giant Authentic Brands and its partially owned subsidiary SPARC Group have reached an agreement to buy the outdoor clothing chain Eddie Bauer in a deal expected to close June 1. Deal… . . . read more

Topps Going Public in $1.3 Billion SPAC Deal

The venerable collectibles company  Topps Co. has announced it is going public through a merger with a ‘blank cheque firm’ in a deal that values the combined company at $1.3 billion. Michael D. Eisner, former… . . . read more

EA Expands Mobile Game With Glu Acquisition

Electronic Arts is making a huge move in the video gaming space as it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire mobile game developer GluMobile Inc. GluMobile is a leading global developer and publisher of mobile… . . . read more

Centric Brands Emerges From Restructuring, Acquires Taste Beauty

Centric Brands Inc. is back in action, announcing it has acquired Taste Beauty, a manufacturer and marketer of pop culture-inspired beauty and personal-care products. “We are thrilled to welcome Taste Beauty and its team into the… . . . read more

VF Corp. Completes Acquisition of Supreme

Two giants of the global shoe industry have merged, as VF Corp. announced it has completed its acquisition of long-time partner firm Supreme, a streetwear company that has collaborated with VF on its North Face,… . . . read more


Mergers, Acquisitions & Partnerships

The latest in M&A and partnership round-ups from Coty, Genius Brands/POW!, Gap/Yeezy, Disney, Real Madrid, and more…

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M&A & Partnerships: December 2019

We break down this week’s must-know mergers and aquisitions.

Featuring: NFL/Nike/Fanatics, Le Tote/L&T, ABG/Barneys/Saks, Hasbro/eOne, and more…

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M&A & Partnerships

This week in mergers, aquisitions, and partnerships:

Crunchyroll is now the majority investor in VIZ Media Europe Group, consolidating its hold over the European anime market, and Dr. Seuss Enterprises launches a new 5-year touring show with Kilburn…

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