| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Two of the world's biggest advertising companies are said to be contemplating a merger, the latest sign that shifts in the way marketers communicate with consumers has crimped income and revenue for corporations that have long made their money from TV...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 12:30 PM
ITV has forged ITV Studios U.S. Group following the company's acquisition of unscripted shingles Gurney Prods., High Noon Entertainment and Thinkfactory Media. Group will be led by a team chaired by Paul Buccieri, prez and CEO of ITV Studios US Group...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Two of the world's biggest advertising companies said Sunday they would merge, in a maneuver likely to affect big-spending marketers like PepsiCo and Coca-Cola as well as media companies like CBS, News Corp. and Walt Disney who count on ad dollars to help...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:03 PM
Standing between 1,300 product manufacturers and hundreds of thousands of retailers and businesses is Ingram Micro Inc., the world's largest wholesale distributor of computer hardware and software.
The 34-year-old Santa Ana company buys technology...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:36 PM
July 25 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
** Dell Inc founder Michael Dell raised his $24.4 billion bid by less than 1 percent just hours before it was to be put to a vote,...
| Aug 14, 2013
Every frequent flier knows how frustrating it is when, awaiting final clearance for takeoff, you're instead told there's a problem and you must taxi back to the gate.
Maybe American Airlines and US Airways eventually will get where they want to go...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Fandango, the online movie-ticket company based in Los Angeles, said it has signed a deal to acquire Quantum Loyalty Solutions Inc., a leading provider of movie-ticket promotions.
Based in Incline Village, Nev., Quantum owns Hollywood Movie Money, which...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:37 AM
1998: Martin Roesch makes a program called Snort, which "sniffs out" network hackers and viruses, available for free online.
2001: Roesch founds Sourcefire in his Carroll County living room in order to produce a commercial version of Snort.
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Shares of Millennial Media lost 19 percent of their value in trading Wednesday on news that the Canton mobile advertising company would buy a competitor mostly in exchange for stock, and that its losses widened in the second quarter.
The stock closed at...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:29 AM
The planned merger of Omnicom Group Inc. in New York and Publicis Groupe in Paris into the world's biggest advertising firm gives the combined company lots of clout.
The deal was designed to give the new company more leverage when negotiating...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:05 AM
DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines and US Airways expected to spend this week cruising toward completion of a merger that would create the world's biggest airline.
Instead, they were stunned Tuesday when the federal government and six states sued...