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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:33:27 GMT
Joseph T. Cirillo Joins Production Resource Group as Chief Financial Officer  -  PR Newswire (press release)
Prior to joining PRG, Cirillo was Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer at Blyth, Inc., a multi-national consumer products company, where he was instrumental in the company's growth and managed a variety of mergers and acquisitions, ...
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 21:55:33 GMT

PartyLite to close Batavia candle factory  -  Chicago Daily Herald
In 1990, it was bought by Blyth Inc. The Carlyle Group acquired Blyth in 2015 and announced in May it would merge with the Ohio-based Candle-Lite company to create the Luminex Home Decor and Fragrance Holding Group. The Batavia plant produced 220 ...
Thu, 22 Oct 2015 20:47:59 GMT

Carlyle Group LP Just Reported Giant Blyth Inc Stake  -  OctaFinance.com
Carlyle Group L.P. has filled a SC 13D form regarding Blyth Inc 5.99 0.00 % . Filing Link: 000119312515350702. Per Carlyle Group L.P.'s filing, the filler now owns 75.6% of the Consumer Discretionary-company, holding 13 shares. Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH ...
Wed, 14 Oct 2015 11:00:37 GMT

Harry Slatkin Named CEO of Blyth, Inc.  -  Business Wire (press release)
PLYMOUTH, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Blyth, Inc., a direct-to-consumer manufacturer and distributor of home fragrance, household products and accessories, today will name Harry Slatkin as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors.
Tue, 08 Sep 2015 15:27:54 GMT
Acquisition of Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH) at $6.00 per share faces Investor Investigation  -  OctaFinance.com
An investigation on behalf of investors, who currently hold shares of Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), was announced concerning whether the takeover of Blyth, Inc. by The Carlyle Group for $6.00 per share is unfair to NYSE:BTH stockholders. Investors who ...
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:06:02 GMT

Mario Gabelli Is Bullish On Micro-Caps Blyth And Communications Systems  -  Benzinga
Mario Gabelli recently filed a couple of Schedule 13D forms with the SEC, disclosing increases in his activist positions in micro-cap companies Blyth, Inc. (NYSE: BTH) and Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS). Below is a look at these companies ...
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:26:04 GMT
Carlyle Drops $98M On Candle Merchant  -  Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (August 31, 2015, 3:50 PM EDT) -- The Carlyle Group LP has agreed to acquire Blyth Inc. for about $98 million, the companies said Monday, adding to the private equity giant's portfolio a candle and fragrance merchant that raked in over ...
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:37:57 GMT

Carlyle Group Buys Candle Maker for $98M  -  CFO
Expanding its mid-market presence, investment firm Carlyle Group has agreed to take Blyth Inc. private in a deal valuing the candle and home fragrance maker at $98 million. Blyth's brands include PartyLite, Miles Kimball, Walter Drake, Easy Comforts ...
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:03:28 GMT

Are Blyth Shareholders Getting Enough?  -  24/7 Wall St.
The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ: CG) announced Monday a definitive agreement with Blyth, Inc. (NYSE: BTH) to acquire all of its outstanding shares at a valuation of $6.00 per share. This values Blyth at $98 million. Comparatively this is a 105% premium ...
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 18:40:01 GMT

Carlyle Heats up in Mid-Market with Candle Buyout  -  Mergers & Acquisitions - The Middle Market
The Carlyle Group (Nasdaq: CG) will take candle maker Blyth Inc. (NYSE: BTH) private for $98 million in cash. The purchase price values the target at $6 per share. Blyth's stock closed at $2.92 on Aug. 28. Blyth, founded in 1976 and based in Greenwich, ...