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Merck Serono to close Geneva headquarters

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by Malcolm Curtis|April 24, 2012 The German parent  of Merck Serono, the biopharma company, announced plans on Tuesday to close its Geneva headquarters with a loss of 1,250 jobs. The executive board of Merck, based in Darmstadt, Germany, issued a … Continue reading

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Japanese firm swallows Geneva-based coffee maker

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by Malcolm Curtis|April 23, 2012 A family-owned Japanese company is taking over Geneva-based United Coffee, the largest independent coffee company in Europe. British private equity firm CapVest Limited announced on Monday that it is selling through funds it advises the … Continue reading

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