The merger will create one of the world's largest food companies.
The FTC opposed the deal, saying it would reduce competition.
GE recently announced it would sell most of GE Capital over the next two years.
Its roughly 2,000 U.S. stores would generate more than half of the company's revenue.
Monsanto targeted Syngenta as a way to expand its hold in the pesticide market.
Italian chocolate giant Ferrero SpA will acquire Thorntons PLC for $177.7 million.
The transaction also includes approximately $700 million in debt.
Health insurer Cigna Corp. said the terms of the bid are inadequate.
The move would give Comcast possession of one of the country's Big Four wireless providers.
The deal shifts a dozen energy drink brands originally owned by Coke to Monster.
The companies hope to complete the merger by early next year.
HTC adamantly denied any interest in a takeover by fellow Taiwanese tech company Asustek.
The deal is expected to close in the third quarter.
HP's acquisition of Autonomy will cost another $100 million.
The company doesn't need to merge to take advantage of economies of scale in building cars.
GE said that it is on pace to execute sales of $100 billion by the end of the year.
Garden Fresh Gourmet had $100 million in sales in 2014.
A merger would establish a massive agribusiness company with sales exceeding $31 billion.
Here's what that the Charter-TWC deal and others like it could mean over time.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors has made its first acquisition, adding a Michigan tool-and-die maker as it ramps up to build more models.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne says the auto industry faces grave risks if companies don't start consolidating and share skyrocketing product development costs.
Industrial mergers and acquisitions decreased in the first quarter of this year following a robust 2014, according to research firm Mergermarket.
Dow and Olin said the new transaction would double Olin's scale and create "an industry leader with revenues approaching $7 billion."
"This is my kind of transaction," said Buffett in a printed statement. "Uniting two world-class organizations and delivering shareholder value. I'm excited by the opportunities for what this new combined organization will achieve."
Wilson Sporting Goods Co. announced Monday it would pay $70 million to acquire Louisville Slugger from Hillerich & Bradsby Co.
Continental has concluded its acquisition of the U.S. rubber company Veyance Technologies Inc, of Fairlawn, Ohio, on January 30. On January 29, the Brazilian antitrust authority CADE (Council for Economic Defence) cleared the transaction with certain conditions, thus providing the approvals necessary for...
BP is selling part of its stake in an emerging oil-producing region in the Gulf of Mexico to Chevron, and the two companies, along with Conoco Phillips, will work to develop the fields together. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The joint-development agreement is a way for the companies to try to reduce the...
Scott Kurnit, chairman and chief executive officer at Keep, and Bloomberg’s Cory Johnson discuss the options available to Yahoo as it decides what to do with its stake in Alibaba. They speak on “In The Loop" for Bloomberg news...
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