Guest Opinion: Why acquisitions fail

By Stephen Frothingham

A guest opinion article by Steve Maxwell and Felix Magowan.

Earlier articles by Maxwell and Magowan are in the Opinion & Analysis section.

Business-school graduates have a sad fact drummed into them: across the merger and acquisition landscape, more than half of all deals actually destroy rather than build value. If bike shop X is worth $2,000,000 and bike shop Y is $1,000,000 there’s a better than 50-50 chance that a year …read more

Via:: Bicycle Retailer and Industry News