Scoop St. Sold

August 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/22/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 34, p3
The article reports on the acquisition by New York-based social commerce firm BuyWith Me of its rival Scoop St. in a bid to expand its presence on the U.S. East Coast. It notes that this is the fifth acquisition transaction for BuyWithMe in 2011. More than 20 million U.S. dollars in sponsor support was generated by BuyWith Me for the deal. In July 2010, a Series B round of funding was completed by the firm for 16 million U.S. dollars in growth capital.


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