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M&As are vital for successfully rebalancing portfolios

This year, in the face of a potential slowdown in the economy, consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail companies will use mergers and acquisitions (M&As) to rebalance their portfolios, letting go of noncore assets and reinvesting in the capabilities they need to stay relevant to the ­consumer. This drive towards a comprehensive portfolio management comes