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Avnet Set To Buy Premier Farnell As Datwyler Concedes Defeat

Datwyler looks to have conceded defeat to Avnet in the race to buy Premier Farnell. The Swiss-based company says it will not raise its original bid of £615m and that this bid will lapse on August 21. It will not seek an extension to that deadline. Avnet has offered £691m for the UK-based distributor. The […]

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Bouyant Datwyler Mulls Premier Farnell Options

Hold onto your hats! The contest to acquire Premier Farnell is not over yet. Datwyler could be brewing up a new bid for the UK-based distributor. The Swiss-based group has announced its first half financial results (very healthy, revenues up 7% to 570m Euro) and still sounds keen on expanding its distribution portfolio. It wants […]

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