May 29, 2013 In what would be the largest Chinese takeover of an American company, Shuanghui proposes a $4.7 billion purchase of Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer.
May 20, 2013 Marissa Mayer is looking to the Tumblr acquisition to help change the DNA of Yahoo, from old and tired to young and hip.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 20, 2013 How does Yahoo plan to sell ads to turn Tumblr into a profitable acquisition?
Apr 18, 2013 American lost access to its computer system yesterday and had to ground hundreds of flights. Maybe it's time for the industry to hit the update button.
Apr 17, 2013 Computer glitches can be frustrating, but what about when they keep an entire airline company from taking off? That’s what happened yesterday, when American Airlines had to cancel over 400 flights.
Apr 16, 2013 A computer glitch and an Excel mistake each made today's news.
Mar 27, 2013 Like any new couple, the American-US Airways merged airline will eventually have to decide things like, which new planes to buy -- and that can get complicated.
Feb 20, 2013 This morning, OfficeMax and Office Depot confirmed that they're merging to better compete in the marketplace.
Feb 19, 2013 While many market analysts have been touting the recent spate of mergers and acquisitions as a sign of business confidence, the trend might be more out of necessity.
Feb 18, 2013 Multibillion-dollar deals involving Dell, American Airlines and Heinz may portend another boom in giant mergers and buyouts. But historians warn most mergers go bust.