Casino operator Penn National buys stake in Barstool Sports, as interest in sports gaming grows. Warren Buffett sells newspaper business. Stanley Black purchases Boeing supplier. Deadline is Feb. 7 for M&A Mid-Market Awards.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has agreed to buy a stake in the company behind Paytm, India’s biggest digital payments brand, in Warren Buffett’s foray into the country’s startups, people familiar with the matter said.
Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) will focus on growing its top 25 brands including Bounty paper towels, Charmin toilet paper, Crest toothpaste, Pampers diapers, Nyquil cough cold medicine, and Tide laundry detergent, while seeking acquisitions.