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Fiat Chrysler will spin off Ferrari

MILAN - Fiat Chrysler Automo biles announced Wednesday that it will spin off sports car maker Ferrari into a separate company, a move to unlock the luxury brand's value and distinguish it from its mass-market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-29/fiat-chrysler-will-spin-fe
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Yahoo will spin off its stake in AlibabaSAN FRANCISCO - Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is spinning off the company's prized stake in China's Alibaba Group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-27/business-news
Restaurants are out to show Phoenix is not a foodie desert

...than two blocks east of the Roosevelt stop on Roosevelt Street is Short Leash Sit...Stay, a brick-and-mortar spin-off of one of the city's first successful food trucks. Husband and wife Brad and Kat Moore have been garnishing locally-made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-24/restaurants-are-out-show-phoenix-no
Activist investor steps up pressure on DuPont

...and communication. It also wants the performance chemicals unit separated.While DuPont has already announced plans to spin off the performance chemicals segment, Trian said that the plans include "poor corporate governance and punitive anti-takeover...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-09/activist-investor-steps-pr
Time spin-off highlights risks facing magazines

...days after Time Warner announced the spin-off, its shares hit a 52-week high...Janney Capital Markets, said the spin-off frees Time Warner from the uncertainty...that's why Time Warner wants to spin off Time Inc."Meanwhile, magazine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-10/time-spin-highlights-risks
Kimberly-Clark to spin off health care business

...and Huggies diapers, said on Thursday that it plans to spin off its health care business into a separate publicly traded...have changed over time and we now think that pursuing a spin-off makes sense for our shareholders," said Kimberly-Clark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-14/kimberly-clark-spin-health
Apple changes mind - won't spin off Newton

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Three months after announcing the spin off of its Newton division, Apple Computer Inc. has changed its mind and instead will develop a general-purpose version of its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/07/tec_214305.shtml
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Philips to separate lighting division into new company

AMSTERDAM - Royal Philips NV says it will spin off its lighting division and the rest of its operations into...Tuesday's announcement follows the decision in June to spin off its lighting components arm, and it is no longer clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-23/philips-separate-lighting-
Single PayPal likely to partner with eBay competitors, aggressively fight for mobile space

...marks a 180-degree turn for eBay Inc. CEO John Donahoe, who had been spurning activist investor Carl Icahn's call to spin off PayPal. Dona hoe, who will step down after the split is finalized next year, said he now agrees that it's the right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-30/single-paypal-likely-partn
Olive Garden changes likely with board turnover

...Starboard will push for right away, but the hedge fund issued a 294-page presentation last month saying Darden should spin off its real estate holdings. It criticized Olive Garden for having a complicated menu and its failure to salt its pasta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-10/olive-garden-changes-likel