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February 2014

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Foodservice consolidation wave washes over food & beverage manufacturers

A wave of consolidation has swept across the foodservice distribution industry over the past decade as Reinhart Foodservice, Performance Food Group and Gordon Food Service and others have expanded their market share through acquisition.  Notable deals in New England include Reinhart’s purchase of Agar Supply and Gordon’s purchase of Perkins Paper. That wave is about […]

Friday, February 21, 2014

A&D – Opportunistic deals coming for the middle market

When most people think of M&A in the A&D sector, they think big. United Technologies acquiring Goodrich, Providence Equity / SRA, Lockheed / Martin Marietta, Northrop / Litton / Grumman / Westinghouse. These mega-deals have transformed the industry over the past 30 years. However, A&D is an innovative sector with smaller companies leading development of […]

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

What Happens To My Government Contracts If I Sell My Company?

Many companies have had the opportunity to grow their business by benefitting from government contracts that are specifically earmarked for small or disadvantaged businesses.  But what happens with these prime government contracts when the time has come to sell your business?  Federal law (41 U.S.C. § 15 – the “Anti-Assignment Act”) prohibits the transfer of […]