Groupon could be looking to acquire Yelp amid shareholder discontent

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain Groupon, the struggling Chicago-based deals site, could be eyeing the acquisition of online review site Yelp. Shareholders are unhappy with Groupon’s financial performance and stock price, and a potential acquisition could boost the value and earnings potential of both companies, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday, citing people familiar with […]

Yahoo Japan to acquire online fashion firm Zozo

[ad_1] Yusaku Maezawa, known for his extravagant lifestyle, is stepping down as Zozo chief executive after its acquisition by Yahoo Japan Yahoo Japan said Thursday it will acquire a majority stake in the online fashion retailer Zozo founded by billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, known for buying pricey art and his space travel plans. The Japanese IT […]