JARDEN TO ACQUIRE K2
- Jarden CEO chucks conventional thought. Pryweller, Joseph // Plastics News;3/1/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 52, p7
Martin Franklin, the outspoken chairman and chief executive officer of consumer products company Jarden Corp., made his first unconventional move when he bought that company, then known as Alltrista Corp., for $160 million in April 2002. Franklin, who also heads investment firm Marlin Partners...
- Jarden to acquire K2. // WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;May/Jun2007, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on the definitive merger agreement signed by consumer products company Jarden Corp. to acquire U.S. footwear and apparel company K2. According to the terms of the deal, Jarden will pay $10.85 per share of K2 common stock in cash. The company will also issue 0.1086 of a share...
- Buyout Group Makes Play for Alltrista. Roberts, Ricardo // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;05/29/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 22, p1
Focuses on the offer of investor Martin Franklin and his Marlin Partners II LP to acquire Alltrista Corp. Stocks of Alltrista; Plans of Marlin once the tender offer is approved by Alltrista; Products produced by Alltrista.
- Jarden buying Diamond assets. Pryweller, Joseph // Plastics News;11/25/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 39, p3
Reports that Rye, New York-based Jarden Corp. has won a bid over a former board member to buy the assets of bankrupt Cloquet, Minnesota-based Diamond Brands Operating Corp., makers of retail plastic cutlery in North America. Agreement by Jarden to purchase Diamond's three plants; Comments of...
- CFO's key role in acquisitions, strategy. Hawthorne, Fran // Crain's New York Business;8/2/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p19
The article presents information on chief financial officer Ian Ashken and chief executive officer Martin Franklin of Jarden Corp. and their working style. Both worked together for more than 20 years and James Goldsmith, mentioned as master of corporate breakups, had introduced the partners in...
- Jarden buying cutlery maker. Pryweller, Joseph // Plastics News;5/5/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p3
Jarden Corp. has purchased injection molder OWD Inc. to join together the two largest domestic producers of plastic cutlery for retail stores. Jarden, a large producer of consumable home products, already owns the Forster cutlery brand, part of Jarden's November 2002 purchase of Diamond Brands...
- Mr. Coffee Maker Acquires PE-backed Yankee Candle. NOTO, ANTHONY // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;9/9/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 36, p8
The article discusses the acquisition of The Yankee Candle Co. by the manufacturer of Mr. Coffee machines Jarden Corp. for 1.75 billion dollars.
- If it Can Generate Cash, it Fits Jarden's Model. Sikora, Martin // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Aug2004, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p20
Features Jarden Corp., an acquisitive company focused on consumer goods located in Rye, New York. Acquisitions made by Jarden; Consumer goods marketed by Jarden; Sales and earnings for the year end of December 31, 2003; Acquisition program approach of the company.
- Newell Rubbermaid, Jarden merger will form Newell Brands. // Chain Drug Review;1/4/2016, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p59
The article reports on the merger of Newell Rubbermaid Inc. and Jarden Corp. to form the consumer goods company Newell Brands to be headed by Michael Polk.