TITLE

In Play

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;12/20/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 51, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs concerning mergers and acquisitions. Hellman & Friedman LLC was rumored to be looking for a buyer of its manufacturer and wholesaler of air conditioning products Goodman Global Inc. Fortune Brands Inc. was said to have been selling its golf equipment, spirits, and home products businesses. Salon Media Group Inc. has put itself on sale.
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56566090

 

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