Merger : An American Multinational Technology Company

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Merger is the combining of two or more firms, generally by offering the stockholders of one company securities in the acquiring company in exchange for the surrender of their stock. Conglomerate is a kind of merger, a combination among two or more different companies, which focus on different business in the different market, as well as having no relationship in the productive process. Vertical Merger is the integration of the business which in the same industry but in the different step of supply chain. E-Commerce:conduct the business transaction electronically via Internet,including electronic trading market, Internet marketing, online transaction processing, electronic data interchange (EDI) etc. Alibaba Group Holding Limited is a…show more content…
inject 1billion US dollar into Alibaba,becoming the biggest stockholder in Alibaba. Advantage The merger of those companies enable to optimizing the resources and achieve the resources complementarity,improving the efficiency of the economies of scale.Alibaba takes up the certain market share in China,and Yahoo haves a strong reserve funds , advanced high level of scientific research,which were exactly the values that the opposite side wants.The business of Alibaba and Yahoo quite different,but closely related.Both of them are Internet-related companies, but Alibaba focused on E-Commerce,while the core business of Yahoo is search engine.Actually,The core of Alibaba is business via Internet,so the most important part for operating is to acquire as possible as much information.Yahoo as the search engine, efficient station search allows users to quickly and accurately find the target information, so as to more effectively promote the sale of products/services.Obviously,with using the large database of Yahoo,Alibaba collect information channel is more accessible,for example the sale enterprise merger can make the enterprise can more quickly understand the
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