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Dollar Tree Inc. (DLTR) on Friday laid out concerns from the Federal Trade Commission over its potential merger with Family Dollar Stores Inc. (FDO) . In a press release, Dollar Tree said the FTC has indicated some divestitures of stores may be needed for its Family Dollar merger, but that those won't be more than the retailer's original commitment in the July merger agreement, nor will they have a "material impact" on plans for the tie up.
By Ian Walker
LONDON--Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.LN) Friday warned that the recent warm weather has hit sales of its discount retailer Primark, and it continues to expect a 'marginal' decline in adjusted operating profit for the company, with limited opportunity to grow adjusted earnings per share.
By Kjetil Malkenes Hovland
OSLO-Statoil ASA (STO) said on Friday that it would suspend the operations of three oil-drilling rigs for longer than previously planned because of overcapacity at a time of plunging global oil prices.
Ares Management (NYSE: ARES) and GE Capital announced today that the
European Senior Secured Loan Programme (ESSLP), a €1.75 billion joint
venture between affiliates of the two firms, has provided a £187M
financing package to fund the acquisition of Open GI, a UK-based
software company, by Montagu Private Equity.
Starbucks Coffee Company (Nasdaq:SBUX) today announced the opening of
its first Starbucks Reserve® Roastery and Tasting Room in the Capitol
Hill neighborhood of Seattle, nine blocks away from its original store
in Pike Place Market.
Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR), the nation's leading operator of
discount variety stores selling everything for $1 or less, today
announced that it was providing an update regarding the status of the
Federal Trade Commission’s (the “FTC”) review of its pending acquisition
(the “Pending Merger”) of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO)
FTC’s Review of the Pending Merger
Dollar Tree and Family Dollar have been actively engaging with the staff
of the FTC as they review the Pending Merger.
Williams-Sonoma will be reopening a retail location with a new cooking
school and comprehensive Williams-Sonoma Home showroom featuring a
dedicated Design Center in Costa Mesa at the South Coast Plaza on
December 5 th .
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch Germany's lower growth outlook
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks rebounded from the previous session's sharp losses on Friday, surging on signs the European Central Bank may introduce quantitative easing in January after all.
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Europe stocks rally on talk early QE may be coming after all
MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures rose slightly on Friday as investors waited for a batch of data, including all-important nonfarm payrolls, along with numbers showing whether pay for American workers is rising.
By Neetha Mahadevan
FRANKFURT--Daimler AG's (DAI.XE) Mercedes-Benz sold 13% more cars and sports utility vehicles in November than in the same month last year, boosted by double-digit growth in China and demand in European markets.
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