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Catch Group Acquired by Wesfarmers

Wesfarmers has formally entered a request to acquire Catch Group Holdings Limited for $230 million.

Ally Feiam By Ally Feiam | 12 Jun 2019
Walmart and Flipkart Deal Confirmed for $16 Billion

After months of talks and speculation, Walmart has confirmed that it has made a deal with Indian e-commerce giant, Flipkart, to acquire a 77 percent stake in the company.

April Davis By April Davis | 10 May 2018
Flight Centre Takes Flight in Europe

Flight Centre will secure its corporate footprint in Europe with its acquisition of European online travel agency eDreams ODIGEO for an undisclosed sum.

JB Hi-Fi Acquires The Good Guys for $870 Million

After significant speculation, JB Hi-Fi has finally closed a deal to acquire The Good Guys for $870 million, significantly boosting its online capabilities.

By Julian Thumm | 13 Sep 2016
JB Hi-Fi Posts Strong Profit Growth

In the wake of the collapse of Dick Smith Electronics, JB Hi-Fi has posted strong sales and profit growth as it continues to pursue an acquisition of The Good Guys.

By Julian Thumm | 15 Aug 2016
Is Wal-Mart Looking to Acquire

The world's largest retailer, Wal-Mart, is reportedly looking to acquire discount online retailer, with sources citing a price around US$3 billion.

By Julian Thumm | 04 Aug 2016
Unilever Acquires Dollar Shave Club For US$1 Billion

Consumer goods giant Unilever has acquired subscription razor blade start-up Dollar Shave Club for a massive US$1 billion.

By Julian Thumm | 21 Jul 2016
Webjet Acquires NZ-based Online Republic

Australian online travel booking company Webjet has acquired New Zealand-based travel group Online Republic for NZ$85 million.

By Julian Thumm | 06 Jun 2016
eWay Acquired by US Giant, Global Payments

Australian payment gateway eWay has been acquired by US giant Global Payments for US$50 million.

By Julian Thumm | 11 Apr 2016
Surfstitch CEO Resigns, Considers Acquisition

Surfstitch CEO and co-founder Justin Cameron has resigned and is reportedly looking to take the company private in conjunction with private equity.

By Julian Thumm | 10 Mar 2016
Shoply To Merge with Anyware Group

Online retail group Shoply is to merge with business tech distributor Anyware Group, in a move that should provide scale and growth opportunities for both.

By Julian Thumm | 04 Mar 2016 Acquires Dick Smith Online Business

Pureplay online retailer has acquired the Dick Smith online business, and plans to revive the ailing brand as an online-only business.

By Julian Thumm | 01 Mar 2016