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Mediawan and ON kids & family announced having entered into exclusive talks with a view to the former acquiring a 51% to 55% majority stake in the latter. The ON kids & family group's co-founders, Aton Soumache and Dimitri Rassam, and the main shareholders, including Thierry Pasquet, will team up...

Hudson Global Inc. (HSON) announced it has entered into definitive purchase agreements to sell its recruitment and talent management operations in Europe and Asia Pacific to strategic buyers in three transactions. Hudson intends to focus on its growing, global recruitment process outsourcing or "RPO"...

Equinix Inc. (EQIX) said that it has entered into an agreement with Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan to acquire all of the equity interests in the Metronode group of companies, an Australian data center business, in an all-cash transaction for A$1.035 billion, or about US$792 million. Metronode is...

Tencent Holdings Limited (TCEHY.PK), JD.com Inc. (JD), and Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS), announced that Tencent, a provider of internet value-added services in China, and JD.com, China's largest retailer, have entered into definitive agreements with Vipshop, a leading online discount retailer for...

Georgia Power said it continues to work closely with Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport personnel onsite to restore power to the Airport as quickly as possible. Assessment and repair efforts are well underway at this time and the company expects to have power restored to the Airport by midnight...

Bloomberg Media and Twitter launched TicToc by Bloomberg, the first-ever 24/7 global news network built for a social media platform that targets the next generation of on-the-go, mobile-first news consumers. Bloomberg Media noted that TicToc by Bloomberg combines the global news gathering capabilities...

Oracle (ORCL) said that it agreed to buy Aconex Limited (ACX.AX), cloud-based solution that manages team collaboration for construction projects, for A$7.80 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at about US$1.2 billion, net of Aconex cash. The Board of Directors of Aconex unanimously recommends...

Isodiol International Inc. said that it agreed to acquire the Biosynthesis Pharma Group or BSPG for $12.50 million to be paid out over 12 months and stock compensation in the amount of $37 million based on the closing price on December 15, 2017. The stock issuance will be subject to a 36-month escrow...

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SPPI) said that its Board terminated Rajesh Shrotriya, MD without cause from his position as Chief Executive Officer. Joseph Turgeon, the current President and Chief Operating Officer, has been named President and Chief Executive Officer and elected to the Board of Directors. The...

Procter & Gamble Company (PG) announced that it has appointed Nelson Peltz, Chief Executive Officer and a founding partner of Trian Fund Management, L.P., to its Board of Directors, effective March 1, 2018. The company has also committed to re-nominate Peltz to the Board as part of the Company's...

Amazon (AMZN) said that it has extended the deadline for free shipping to December 16 to all Amazon customers can choose from millions of items that are eligible for free shipping and will receive their orders before Christmas. This includes eligible orders of $25 or more shipped by Amazon, as well...

Campbell Soup (CPB) is in advanced talks to buy snack company Snyder's-Lance Inc. (LNCE), the CNBC reported, citing sources familiar with the situation. The deal could be announced as early as next week and would be Campbell's largest, the report said. The deal could value Snyder's at roughly $50...

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., (TEVA) announced the launch of generic Viread or tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets 300 mg in the U.S. Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate tablets are a nucleotide analog HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor indicated in combination with other antiretroviral agents...

Wabash National Corp. (WNC) said that Richard Giromini notified the Company that he will step down from his position as Chief Executive Officer on June 1, 2018. Brent Yeagy, currently President and Chief Operating Officer, will become President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 2, 2018,...

Alaska Air Group Inc. (ALK) reported that on a combined basis for all operations, Air Group reported a 9.2 percent increase in traffic on a 9.3 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2016. Load factor decreased 0.1 points to 84.2%. Alaska Airlines Inc. reported a 6.7 percent increase in...

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