Hillenbrand an industrial equipment maker, set to buy Milacron in $2 billion deal

(Reuters) – Industrial equipment maker Hillenbrand Inc (HI.N) on Friday agreed to buy plastics-processing equipment maker Milacron Holdings Corp (MCRN.N) in a cash and stock deal valued at about $2 billion, the companies said. Hillenbrand’s $18.07 per share offer represents about 33.6% premium to Milacron’s closing price on Thursday. Milacron shares jumped 23% to $17.05 […]

Worldwide Vehicle Leasing Business Strategies, Market Opportunities, and Threats Assessments Forecast for Up to 2028

The World Automotive Fleet Leasing Market article seeks to provide important information touching on this market segment. The report has been thoroughly analyzed by fleet leasing experts in a bid to getting a better understanding of what it states. The account provided in the report also seeks to provide a much more detailed evaluation pertaining […]

The Rental Market Outlook for 2019 Introduction

2019 has been a year full of changes and the housing sector, in particular, is one area that has greatly felt the alteration in trends. The year has given way to a new way of doing things, where home seekers prefer to rent later in life now more than in the past. This is because […]

Baby Boomers Respond to the Sharing Economy

21st Century Retirement A far cry from the previous nursing home model, today’s Baby Boomers are taking a page from their grandchildren’s playbook. With the rising cost of living and long term care insurance, these senior citizens are also learning to live their best with less. Technology has enabled the latest retirees to do just […]

Strongbox Sits in First Class Following Double-Digit Growth from Chinese Airport Expansion

Amidst the uncertainties of the economic consequences of the trade disputes tarnishing relations between China and the United States, one thing remains certain: Strongbox, Shanghai-based construction equipment, and machinery rental company, seems positioned to withstand the volatility by riding the back of China’s construction activities. Strongbox has achieved sensational 13.38% quarter over quarter revenue growth […]

Home-Sharing Markets Around The World Can Be – And Are – Strikingly Different

Airbnb is the world’s largest platform for linking consumers who seek housing accommodation while traveling with people and businesses that offer such services on a short-term basis. Recently, Peng Tao, the President of Airbnb China, Airbnb’s Chinese branch, shared recently with journalists that he felt the home-sharing markets of China and the United States are […]

Is the Sharing Economy changing Online Sales?

Before your eyes, you can see the evolution of e-commerce. Rather than just using digital transactions to process economic transactions, people now access transportation, accommodations, fast food, and other shopping in new ways. Rather than buying and retaining ownership of goods and services, a growing group of people is opting to share existing resources. Continue […]

Worldwide Vehicle Leasing Business Strategies, Market Opportunities, and Threats Assessments Forecast for Up to 2028

The World Automotive Fleet Leasing Market article seeks to provide important information touching on this market segment. The report has been thoroughly analyzed by fleet leasing experts in a bid to getting a better understanding of what it states. The account provided in the report also seeks to provide a much more detailed evaluation pertaining […]

China’s Infrastructure Splurge Rushing on by Road, Rail and Air

The new Beijing airport terminal was designed by a British firm headed by Mouzhan Majidi. The terminal is the largest in the world, having been built by over 50,000 workers. It is about 1.8 miles long with a floor space 17% bigger than those in London. China wants this terminal to impress the people who […]

Predictions For The 2019 Short-Term Home Rental Industry

Prior to the proliferation and success of short-term residence rental mobile apps like Airbnb, many more people booked hotel stays as their accommodation of choice for overnight stays in places where they don’t live. Today, tons of people around the world opt for staying in “Airbnbs,” an example of how people have begun referring to […]