In a special meeting on September 18, Rent-A-Center shareholders approved a merger deal with Vintage Rodeo, an affiliate of Vintage Capital Management, according to a filing with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
International Market Centers is acquiring the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center, a design facility housing the Southeast’s largest collection of luxury furnishings for residential, hospitality and commercial applications.
Vandor, a design and distribution company that creates licensed home products including drinkware, kitchenware, home décor and sculpted collectibles, has been acquired by Bioworld Merchandising. Bioworld Merchandising delivers licensed apparel and accessories for entertainment brands.
PepsiCo has entered into an agreement to acquire SodaStream in a deal valued at $3.2 billion.
In the midst of an acquisition process, Rent-A-Center posted an earnings increase for its second quarter while its ongoing merger was questioned in court.