Dan Loeb just placed his biggest bet ever on a chocolate company. The activist investor’s hedge fund Third Point LLC amassed a $3.5 billion stake in Nestle, the world’s largest packaged foods company, representing roughly 1.25 percent of the Swiss-based company’s shares. Loeb is hoping to reinvigorate the brand amid changing food tastes as well...
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JANUARY 18, 2013
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DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - BOB & DAN I, LLC
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- Dan Loeb buys a chunk of Nestle, blasts ‘staid’ culture
By Carleton English - Monday Jun 26, 2017
- Dan Loeb's Third Point Makes Its Largest-Ever Bet With Nestlé Stake
Sunday Jun 25, 2017
Billionaire activist investor Daniel Loeb’s Third Point LLC hedge fund has taken a $3.5 billion stake in Nestlé SA, piling pressure on the world’s largest packaged foods company to find ways to accelerate growth.
- Dan Harmon Tells Us Why He Regrets Naming His Show ‘HarmonQuest’
By Ryan Gajewski, provided by
- Friday Sep 15, 2017
“HarmonQuest” is back for Season 2, although series creator Dan Harmon wouldn’t mind a name change.Harmon and co-star Spencer Crittenden initially wanted to a moniker that references “HarmonTown,” his podcast that featured a segment in which the two played Dungeons & Dragons. But now they wonder if the audience is limited by the name in the title.Also Read: Dan Harmon Slams Adult Swim's 'Game of Thrones' Jab as 'Lazy, Craftless'“There’s a lot of people who are like, ‘I don’t know who you are, but this thing is pretty neat,'” Crittenden told TheWrap.Harmon added, “That would seem to suggest — and I did have this feeling right around zero hour — that ‘HarmonQuest’ probably should have been a working title.
- Big Tech’s Half-Hearted Response To Fake News And Election Hacking
By Cale Guthrie Weissman - Friday Sep 15, 2017
Despite big hand waves, Facebook, Google, and Twitter aren’t doing enough to stop misinformation.
Every day a new front emerges in Big Tech’s battle against fake news. Signs of trouble reared their head during the election, when hyper-partisan misinformation began materializing on Facebook. Months later it became known that many of these sites had been weaponized in a larger misinformation campaign spearheaded by external players, including the Russian government.
- Trump suggests 'Liddle' Corker was set up by NY Times
By Mark Moore - Tuesday Oct 10, 2017
President Trump rekindled his feud with Sen. Bob Corker on Twitter Tuesday, referring to him as “Liddle'” and saying an interview the Tennessee Republican gave trashing the commander in chief made him “sound a fool.” “The Failing @nytimes set Liddle’ Bob Corker up by recording his conversation. Was made to sound a fool, and that’s...
- Managed By Q, the office management system, acquires Hivy
By Jordan Crook - Tuesday Sep 26, 2017
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