IT Systems a Key In Retail Mergers

Lugo, Denise
June 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;6/20/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 24, p11
Trade Publication
Reports on the role of information technology systems in the pricing of target companies seeking merger deals in the retail industry in the U.S. Value of global merger and acquisitions deals in the sector; Examination of the capability of retailers, including financial systems, merchandise management, supply chain management and warehousing by buyers; Consideration of the multimillion-dollar cost of integrating two information technology platforms in any retailing merger or acquisition.


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