Why did Unilever pay $1B for Dollar Shave Club?  

 Personal care; food; beverages — in category after category, the pattern is the same. We are seeing the systematic outsourcing of R&D to new retail and consumer brands just launching … Continue Reading →


Future Publishing buys Imagine for $21m, broadening number of titles

 U.K.-based publisher Future Publishing today announced it is in the process of acquiring Imagine Publishing for $21 million worth of shares, continuing the trend of media consolidation in the world … Continue Reading →