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The Importance of Trust in The Success of M&A Deals

In all business relationships, miscommunication can occur and M&A is no exception. A 2014 report called M&A Communication by PWC emphasizes that building and maintaining trust among key stakeholders of both the companies through strategic communication is important for transparency and successful M&A. Why is Trust an Important Factor? “Trust

Trucking Mergers & Acquisitions : Interesting facts

2015 witnessed major merger and acquisition transactions in the logistics and transportation industry. According to reports, the value of the completed deals in 2015 was around $74 billion. Additionally, deals worth $100bn were announced in 2015. Source: http://www.supplychain247.com/article/global_transportation_and_logistics_mergers_acquisitions_to_pass_73_billion Here is the list of a few significant M&A activity that transformed

Common Mistakes Companies Make During M&A

According to an article published in Forbes, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have only 50% chances of success. Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesleadershipforum/2012/03/19/why-half-of-all-ma-deals-fail-and-what-you-can-do-about-it/#5e3c699f20ae Even in a healthy acquisition environment, 100% success isn’t definite. Companies face strategic problems which include proper alignment of employee interests for both the companies, proper due diligence and so on.

5 Companies Changing the Transportation Landscape

“The reality about transportation is that it’s future-oriented. If we’re planning for what we have, we’re behind the curve.”- Anthony Foxx Currently, the transportation landscape is constantly evolving at a fast pace and is impacting the way we move. With technical innovations in transportation, companies, irrespective of size, have to