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Jarden to Acquire Yankee Candle

Jarden Corpration

RYE, N.Y.–Jarden Corporation, the housewares giant, has entered an agreement to purchase The Yankee Candle Company for approximately $1.75 billion. Jarden will acquire Yankee Holding Corp. and The Yankee Candle Company from a fund managed by Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC for $1.75 billion and up to $55 million in additional cash earn-out payments based uponMore »