Partnerships & Acquisitions �

December 2006
Educational Marketer;12/18/2006, Vol. 37 Issue 36, p8
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The article reports business developments in the educational publishing industry in the U.S. London, England-based Pearson PLC has signed an agreement with New York-based Veritas Capital Partners LP to sell its Government Solutions business in a $600 million cash and stock deal. ProQuest Co. of Ann Arbor, Michigan has sold its Business Solutions segment to Snap-On Inc. which allowed ProQuest to concentrate on its other education and reference businesses.


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