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Krave Jerky is only an appetizer for hungry Hershey

Like so many large consumer packaged goods conglomerates, the candy giant′s product line-up is in need of a refresh, and the company has said that in addition to launching new products, M&A will be a way to satisfy consumer′s evolving tastes. Video

EU's Vestager talks tough on telecoms

Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said that mergers in the sector would continue to get close scrutiny in Brussels, particularly those that reduce the number of players in a market from four to three. Video

Bluemercury ready for its sale, after opting out of public debut

Luxury brand retail chain and e-commerce provider Bluemercury has been put up for sale, The Deal's Sarah Pringle exclusively reports, after it decided not to go the initial public offering route. The company, owned by PE firm Invus Group is likely to go to another private equity buyer, according to Pringle. Video

New Balance buys Rockport from Adidas in footwear change-up

The seller's recent actions raise the question of whether its Reebok sneaker business might be next on the auction block. Video

Healthways retains JPMorgan for possible sale

The Franklin, Tenn.-based company -- which had been embroiled in a struggle with an activist investor last year -- has circulated books, with first round bids due recently Video

Procera Networks' exploring a sale

Procera Networks Inc. (PKT), under attack from activist shareholders, has tapped Stifel Financial Corp. to shop the business, according to three sources familiar with the situation. Video

Healthcare data provider Emdeon interviews banks for IPO

The company, owned by Blackstone and Hellman and Friedman, could go public with a market cap of up to $5.4 billion. Video

Minor league sports gain a financial following of their own

With valuations of professional sports teams reaching astronomical highs due to large media deals of major league sports teams, investors with a sports itch that needs to be scratched are looking to smaller deals, and leagues, for ownership opportunities. Video

Stratose taps Piper Jaffray for a sale

The company provides cost containment solutions for medical, dental and workers′ compensation claims using technological applications. With an estimated Ebitda of $20 million to $30 million, the sale could pull in up to $400 million Video

Regal Entertainment takes itself off the block

The movie theater chain didn't the bids its executives were seeking, so the company ended its auction. Now Regal could look for acquisition opportunities. Video

The founder of Prattle Analytics talks about trading the Fed

Evan Schnidman, the founder of Prattle Analytics, has developed a quantitative model that tells hedge funds and other asset managers how they should trade Federal Reserve commentary. Video

Adveq's Sanjay Gupta discusses co-investment outlook

Adveq Management US Inc. executive director Sanjay Gupta discussed his outlook for co-investments in 2015. Gupta talked about the factors driving co-investment activity and how Adveq is positioning itself. Gupta heads Adveq's Opportunity program. Video

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