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Kanye West and Dame Dash have purchased Karmaloop

Kanye West has taken his fashion prowess to the next level: He and Dame Dash have officially purchased online streetwear retailer Karmaloop.com. The news was announced this afternoon via… 437 more words


Simplifying SEO

Search engine optimization, otherwise known as SEO, is a marketing process that combines HTML with strong copywriting skills.

To be honest, SEO is difficult to simplify; it’s a challenging topic! 467 more words


Mergers and Acquisitions--Apples and Oranges?

Photo Credit: Patrick Morrell/CBC

Interestingly enough, businesses in Canada are bought and sold almost as frequently as hamburgers and coffee in Canada.  The value of those transactions is often in the billions of dollars per. 345 more words


H.J. Heinz Buying Kraft In Deal To Create Food Giant

NEW YORK (KDKA/AP) – H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world with annual revenue of about $28 billion. 79 more words


H.J. Heinz Buying Kraft In Deal To Create Food Giant

NEW YORK (KDKA/AP) – Call it a merger of ketchup and macaroni and cheese, two staples in the American kitchen.

And while the two companies don’t really compete with the same products, the merger has raised concerns about local jobs and the future of the Heinz name. 1,279 more words


Apple acquires database software makers FoundationDB to speed up cloud services

Apple has reportedly acquired database company FoundationDB, according to a new report from TechCrunch. The report cites sources and notes that the company is no longer offering downloads of its main database software product after posting the following notice to its website: 179 more words

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The State of the Industry: How Consolidation Impacts Your Business

Recently I decided to take a closer look at consolidation in the industry since late 2012. It goes without saying that consolidation is a hot topic in the industry. 900 more words