This reference analyzes 300 notable mergers and acquisitions, some successful and some not, that took place during the past 100 years. Entry segments include companies affected, contact information, financials, executive officers, major players, overview of the transaction, history, market forces driving the merger, approach and engagement, products and services, changes to the industry, review of the outcome, and further research. Other features include general and industry indexes and a chronology noting significant events.The company blossomed during World War II, with sales reaching $77 million in 1943, due in part to military usage of its heavy duty lift trucks. ... Clark pursued growth and diversification through acquisitions, including Ross Carrier Co., Hurth Axle SpA, Melroe, Club Car, and ... Motor Vehicle Body Manufacturing gaining control of the nationa#39;s largest golf cart manufacturer, with a 35% market share.
|Title||:||Cases in Corporate Acquisitions, Buyouts, Mergers, and Takeovers|