Unilever sells margarine business to KKR for £6bn
Unilever has agreed to sell its margarine and spreads business, which include Flora and ProActiv, to private equity giant KKR for €6.8bn ($8bn, £6bn). The move follows a wide-ranging review of its business which was prompted by a takeover attempt by ...
Unilever Agrees to Sell Spreads Business to KKR for $8.1 Billion
Unilever to sell spreads business to KKR for $8 billion
KKR wins auction for Unilever spreads business
Republicans are about to release their final tax bill — here's what to expect
Republicans are set on Friday to release the final text of the compromise version of their massive tax reform bill. The compromise bill, crafted by GOP members of the House and Senate tax committees, will feature a few changes from the previous ...
Why Blockchain Will Save the Agency Business
Last month, I proposed a new disruptive agency model that outlines the operational and organizational structure of the agency of the future. Now it's time to turn our attention to the most important jigsaw piece: the question of the disruptive agency's ...
Amazon may have just dropped a clue about the home of its new headquarters
Atlanta Georgia The registration of an Amazon lobbyist in Georgia is spurring speculation that the company could house its new headquarters in the state. ESB Professional/Shutterstock. Amazon is sending a lobbyist to Georgia ahead of the start of its ...
Michael Wolff: Why Rupert's Really Splitting Up the Family Business
At least since he nearly went bankrupt in the early 1990s, Rupert Murdoch has been obsessed with handing his business to his children. He has navigated this course through vast turmoil in the media industry, multiple marriages, frayed family dynamics ...
Delta and Airbus fly, net neutrality crashes in today's business news
Disney just put a big question mark over Hulu's future
Disney to acquire 21st Century Fox, after business spinoff, for $52.4B
DOJ now says early release of FBI agents' private texts to reporters was 'not authorized' by the department
Strzok, a veteran counterintelligence agent, was among those overseeing the Clinton investigation. He was abruptly removed from the special counsel Robert Mueller's team in late July and relegated to the human-resources department after the FBI became ...
A New York woman accused of sending bitcoin to ISIS could spend 90 years in prison
The US Department of Justice says the 27-year-old New Yorker funnelled $62,000 to the group via bitcoin and other currencies. She is standing trial in New York and faces 90 years in prison if convicted. A New York woman charged with sending money to ...
A former 'Today' show employee says she had a secret relationship with Matt Lauer
A woman told Variety that she had a brief relationship with the former "Today" show host Matt Lauer. The Variety story includes printouts of flirtatious messages she says Lauer sent her in 2000, when she was a production assistant at "Today." Though ...
Southwest Business, Accounting, Financial And Prospective Analysis
As a low-cost carrier, Southwest has managed its critical success factors well, that is, cost and customer satisfaction. Some manipulations may exist in accrued liabilities, the reconciliation of non-GAAP measures, and unrealized gain on fuel ...
Go-Jek buys three startups to advance its mobile payment business
Go-Jek, the company leading Uber and Grab in Southeast Asia's largest market, has bagged a hattrick of deals to advance its mobile payment strategy. Indonesia-based Go-Jek revealed it has acquired offline payment firm Kartuku, payment gateway Midtrans ...