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Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc. have approved the company's agreed deal to be acquired by Broomfield, Colorado-based ski resort operator Vail Resorts, Inc. in a USD 1.056 deal. This deal was announced in August. The aggregate cash component of the offer is estimated to be USD 513 m which Vail Resorts intends to finance through an expansion of its existing credit facility."/>
Canadian Resort Operator Whistler Blackcomb Wins Shareholder Nod for Vail Buyout
MTY Food Group Inc. subsidiary has agreed to acquire all of equity interest of California-based holding company BF Acquisition Holdings, LLC, the company said. Total consideration for the transaction is USD 27 m in cash, to be financed using MTY's existing credit facilities. The final purchase price remains subject to customary working capital adjustments."/>
Canadian Restaurant Operator MTY Closes USD 27m Acquisition of California Mexican Food Chains
Newell Brands, which includes the highly attractive industrial cutting, hand tool and power tool accessory brands Irwin ® and Lenox ®, for $1.95 billion in cash. Newell Tools is an industry leader with an array of strong brands and products that are highly complementary..."/>
Stanley Black & Decker To Acquire Tools Business Of Newell Brands
Newell Brands Inc. announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Tools business, including the Irwin ®, Lenox ® and Hilmor ® brands, to Stanley Black& Decker. This agreement has been reached in the context of a series of strategic changes announced last week related to the company’ s new corporate strategy. “Newell Brands’ new strategic plan establishes a sharp set of portfolio choices and investment priorities that will focus resources on..."/>
Newell Brands Announces Agreement to Sell Tools Brands to Stanley Black & Decker
IMAX Corporation today announced it signed a hybrid joint revenue share agreement with Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé, the biggest cinema chain operator in France, the Netherlands and Switzerland, for five new IMAX ® theatres in France. A new theatre will be added to Pathé's La Villette Cinema in Paris and four new theatres featuring IMAX ® with Laser will be added to the exhibitor's circuit in France with locations to be determined."/>
IMAX Signs Largest Agreement In France With Five-Theatre Deal With Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé
Mattel, Inc. today announced a content licensing agreement with Amazon that makes Amazon Prime Video the exclusive premium subscription streaming home for its first-ever animated series, WellieWishers. Starting October 14, the first of 26 WellieWishers' episodes will be available for free for all customers through the Amazon Video app on TVs, connected devices, mobile devices..."/>
American Girl® Debuts First-Ever Animated Series--Episodes Based On New WellieWishers™ Line For Younger Girls
Now Streaming: Amazon Music Unlimited
TU nets 25% Red Lobster stake [Bangkok Post, Thailand]
Cruise Critic Names the Best Cruise Lines of 2016
Naspers-backed Travel Boutique Online."/>
Deyor Adventures raises $500,000 [Mint, New Delhi]
Groupon's deals app or visit its website can now have food delivered from more than 40 restaurants in St. Louis, including Qdoba, Mama's on the Hill and Basil Spice Thai Cuisine. Following its 2015 acquisition of online food ordering platform OrderUp, Chicago-based Groupon offered delivery in 40 markets, but not in St."/>
Groupon adding restaurant delivery in St. Louis [St. Louis Post-Dispatch]
Toyota Motor Corporation announced that both companies have agreed to start exploring ideas that are directed towards a business partnership. The environment surrounding the automotive industry has been changing drastically and rapidly in an unprecedented fashion. As such, the industry is required to work not only on conventional automobile R&D, but also on R&D for advanced and future technologies in the fields including..."/>
Suzuki and Toyota to Explore Business Partnership
Comcast $2.3 M for mischarging users. Government regulators are fining Comcast $2.3 million, saying the cable giant has charged customers for stuff they never ordered, like premium channels or extra cable boxes. The Federal Communications Commission said the Philadelphia company must clearly ask customers before charging them for new services or equipment and make it easier for customers to fight charges they think are wrong."/>
Boston Herald The Ticker column [Boston Herald]
Macy's plans to open LensCrafters outposts in nearly 40 percent of its stores by the end of next year, the department store chain said Tuesday. Macy's State Street flagship and Water Tower Place stores, along with stores at Fox Valley Mall in Aurora and Westfield Old Orchard in Skokie, are among the 80 locations that will set aside space for the eye care and glasses chain by the end of the year. Macy's said it plans to open 200 more in-store LensCrafters in 2017."/>
BRIEF: Macy's to open LensCrafters shops in 280 stores [Chicago Tribune]

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