We’ve got a look at why the M&A market favors sellers right now, an analysis of the private equity activity in Canada, and more in this week’s M&A Digest. Click on the headlines to read the entire articles. [Read more…]
One thing business owners can count on is change. As time marches forward, innovation sparks technological advancements, which can alter consumer behavior.
Here are 10 trends shaping the retail landscape, according to the L.E.K. Consulting team, which counsels companies on strategic issues through analytical analysis. Managing directors Robert Haslehurst and Jon Weber discussed the trends last week in a webinar, “The New Face of Retail: Retail and Consumer Trends Reshaping the Landscape.”
Some of these trends are nothing new but they still have a big impact on how retailers do business. While your company may not be able to leverage every facet, it’s always prudent for business owners to be aware of what’s affecting the market. [Read more…]
We’ve got more positive news about 2014 M&A activity in both the U.S. and Canada, critical tips for building a buyer list and ensuring your transaction closes, and a map of where business buyers looked for deals in 2013. Click on the headline for the full piece. [Read more…]
This week’s [Read more…]and digest delves into how the spending put on hold by the Great Recession will affect our in the near future and what deal size is the most popular in among Canadian private equity firms.
This week we’ve got conversation about synergistic [Read more…], a look at an alternate deal structure, and economic projections – is continued growth on the horizon? Click on an article’s headline to read the full piece.