Using the Internet, research acquisitions that are currently
underway and choose one of these acquisitions to discuss. Based on the
firms’ characteristics and experiences and the reasons cited to support
the acquisition, do you feel it will result in increased strategic
competitiveness for the acquiring firm? Why or why not?
Of the problems that affect the success of an acquisition, which
one do you believe is the most critical in the global economy? Why? What
should firms do to make certain that they do not experience such a
problem when they use an acquisition strategy?