TITLE

Escape Reality

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/2/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates in the mergers and acquisitions market. Reality television actress Bethenny Frankel's has decided to sell Skinnygirl cocktail business to Fortune Brands' Beam Global. Laurence Gottlieb, chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Fundamental Advisors, will raise 750 million U.S. dollars for the private equity vehicle, Fundamental Partners II, LP, which will target distressed municipal bonds. An customs investigation is being conducted into the 2008 acquisition by Kid Brands Inc. of LaJobi.
ACCESSION #
60432896

 

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