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Starboard Withdraws Board Challenge At Dollar Tree

Activist investor Starboard Value, which has pushed for changes at Dollar Tree, has decided to withdraw its slate of nominees for election to Dollar Tree’s board of directors at the 2019 annual meeting of shareholders.

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Bed, Bath & Beyond Responds To Activist Investor Group

Bed Bath & Beyond has released a statement in response to a press release issued by Legion Partners Asset Management, Macellum Advisors GP and Ancora Advisor following reports that the three investor groups are looking to replace the company’s board of directors and CEO.

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Dollar Tree Adds Independent Director To Board

Dollar Tree has appointed Thomas Dickson as a new independent director to the company’s board, effective January 1, 2019. Dickson’s appointment is to fill the vacancy created by the previously announced retirement of Mary Anne Citrino as a director.

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CVS Acquisition Of Aetna Moves Forward

As CVS reported that the U.S. Department of Justice will allow it to proceed with its pending acquisition of Aetna, the company also added new board directors and management in anticipation of the merger closing.