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Health Plan Merger: Harvard Pilgrim, Tufts Pursue Tie-Up


The organizations expect their combined strengths will enable them to improve affordability, increase access, improve quality, and streamline the customer experience.

Two major nonprofit health plan companies in New England are looking to join forces. 271 more words

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Under New Owner Xtep, K-Swiss Will Make a Big Push for China

K-Swiss is ready to take on China.

Following initial reports in May of an acquisition deal, Chinese sportswear firm Xtep International Holdings Ltd. completed its purchase on Aug. 618 more words

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Steve Madden Snaps Up Another DTC Brand — a Day After Acquiring Sneaker Startup Greats

Steven Madden Ltd. is on an acquisition streak.

A day after completing the purchase of sneaker startup Greats Brands Inc., the New York-based footwear firm announced that it has snapped up women’s apparel label BB Dakota. 393 more words

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What's Next for Authentic Brands Group After $875M Investment From BlackRock

Authentic Brands Group has received an influx of new cash, thanks to mega investment management firm BlackRock.

The New York City-based fashion company has announced an $875 million strategic investment from BlackRock’s Long Term Private Capital arm, making it ABG’s largest investor to date. 682 more words

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Exclusive: Steve Madden Is Buying Greats

Steve Madden is kicking up its sneaker business with the acquisition of Greats Brand Inc.

Greats, a digital upstart founded by Ryan Babenzein in 2014, has emerged as one of the hottest new labels in the sneaker space. 364 more words

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Farfetch's Stock Plummets Nearly 50% After Snapping Up Off-White Parent Company

Shares of Farfetch plummeted nearly 50% today following the release of its second-quarter financial results along with news that it had acquired New Guards Group. 456 more words

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