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Bristol-Myers yanked its Celgene bid days before deadline—and got a better price

On Dec. 10, Bristol-Myers Squibb made what it said was its final offer to acquire Celgene. But it turns out that wasn’t the case. It ended up scoring a better deal instead. Just days before a Jan. 2 deadline Bristol-Myers itself had set for wrapping up an agreement, the New Jersey drugmaker pulled that proposal—$ 57… Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb laying off 69 employees in Florida in push to 'focus resources'

Bristol-Myers Squibb plans to lay off nearly 70 employees in Tampa. (BMS) After opening an office in Tampa, Florida, in 2014 and filling hundreds of positions, Bristol-Myers Squibb plans to lay off dozens of employees there early next year. BMS will let go of approximately 69 employees at its Tampa “capability center” in January, a… Read More »