Prepare for Integration

Interesting developments continue in the merger efforts of American Airlines and US Airways: According to the Washington Post, the U.S. Department of Justice and several states have just sued to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways, arguing that the new $11 billion airline would reduce...

Over-preparation, which usually manifests itself in extremely detailed, all-encompassing, grand plans, is a hazard that can arise particularly where integration leaders have previously burnt their fingers from  ‘being taken by surprise’ by unexpected events. Understandably, they attribute this to having been previously under-prepared, and instead...

Here is the text of the BTD press release issued today, Wednesday 1st May. M&A and integration specialists BTD support $209m acquisition of Dresden Papier by Glatfelter Glatfelter (NYSE: GLT), a US-based global manufacturer of specialty papers and fiber-based engineered materials, yesterday completed the purchase of Dresden...