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Alliant Techsystems Agrees to Buy Rifles and Shotgun Maker for $315 Million

 
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Old 05-16-2013, 08:19 PM
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Re: Alliant Techsystems Agrees to Buy Rifles and Shotgun Maker for $315 Million

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It's my view that when a large investment group buys a company they usually go profit margins over quality and customer service. If a founder or a person with a personal attachment to the product is not in charge it will go down hill with respect to the product. Investors and professional management are there for the money not the product and service long term relationship.
Dave, I have to agree with your take on that, as it is a scary proposition. Look at what happened to Big Green, Marlin, etc. As always, it about dollars, and NOT sense!
Time will tell, all we can do is HOPE we are wrong!
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