Monthly Archives: June 2016

Dick’s wins auction for Sports Authority brand

(Reuters) - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc , the largest U.S. sporting goods retailer, said on Thursday it was the successful bidder in the auction for the intellectual property of bankrupt competitor Sports Authority with a bid of $15 million.

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Madoff trustee begins new payout, total nears $9.5 bln

June 30 (Reuters) - The court-appointed trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff's firm said he began on Thursday distributing another $190.2 million to fraud victims, boosting the total payout to about...

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Italian design furniture retailer Viadurini expands to US

Viadurini is an Italian ecommerce company that sells designer & trendy furniture from Milan online. It has announced it will open an online store in the United States. The company is already available in many European countries. We interviewed X about the online furniture store. The most famous street in Continue reading

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Visa, MasterCard $7.25 billion settlement with retailers is thrown out

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a $7.25 billion antitrust settlement reached by Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc with millions of retailers that accused the card networks of improperly fixing credit and debit card fees.

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Hershey rejects $23 billion Mondelez takeover offer

(Reuters) - Hershey Co said on Thursday it had rejected a $23 billion takeover bid by Mondelez International Inc that would seek to expand the latter's limited U.S. footprint and create the world's largest confectioner.

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