Acquisition

The first Hot Dog On A Stick stand opened near the Santa Monica Pier in 1946. (Photo courtesy Hot Dog On A Stick)

Private Equity Firm Acquires Hot Dog On A Stick Chain

Iconic fast food chain Hot Dog On A Stick won’t be going into the fryer anytime soon.

08/22/2014

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Apple Acquires Beats Electronics For $3B

The swagger of rapper Dr. Dre and recording impresario Jimmy Iovine is coming to Cupertino.

05/28/2014

A Chinese conglomerate has spent $2.6 billion to acquire US-based AMC Theaters. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Chinese Firm Spends $2.6 Billion To Acquire AMC Cinema Chain

A Chinese conglomerate — the Dalian Wanda Group — has announced they have acquired US-based AMC cinema for $2.6 billion.

05/20/2012

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Blocked AT&T Deal Could Axe Return Of 5,000 Outsourced Jobs To OC

A plan to bring call center jobs back from overseas may be in jeopardy after the government filed suit to block a $39 billion deal to buy T-Mobile.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/31/2011

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Uncanny! California-Based Firm Buys Pringles For $1.5 Billion

California-based Diamond Foods Inc. took its biggest bite yet of the snack business with a $1.5 billion deal to buy the Pringles brand from Procter & Gamble Co.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/05/2011

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Comcast Takes Control Of NBC Universal

The nation’s largest cable TV company, Comcast Corp., took control of NBC Universal after the government shackled its behavior in the coming years to protect online video services such as Netflix and Hulu.

01/29/2011

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