Toys 'R' Us demise could spur merger boom in US toy market
The U.S. toy industry looks set for a flurry of mergers and acquisitions between smaller toy makers in the aftermath of the Toys 'R' Us bankruptcy, as they seek more scope and negotiating power with big box retailers Target and Walmart .
After repeatedly missing self-imposed deadlines for progress on its wireless charging-at-a-distance phone case, uBeam’s CEO Meredith Perry has decided to shift out of the CEO position and into a board member and senior advisor role. She’d founded the company in 2011 from her dorm room and brought in over $40 million in funding by selling […]
His victory is sweet after early this year, his opponents attacked him on a few issues and many exaggerated his demise, and he can now sympathize with Mark Twain’s famous phrase “reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.”
(Sept 21): The Trump administration insists it’s making headway in negotiations with North Korea, even as Kim Jong Un seems to be offering little more than vague pledges like those Pyongyang has broken over the years.
Under pressure to explain the apparent lack of progress in talks to denuclearize the Korean peninsula, U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has an answer: A lot more is happening behind the scenes.