CALIFORNIA Raising the ante
in their fight against Gov.
When one bidder insisted on raising the ante
by only EUR2,000 at the EUR90,000 mark, Nugent dryly remarked "I can see it's going to be one of those evenings." But there proved to be only one other bidder and that was Adrian Nicoll who got the foal for EUR100,000.
Tyson beat out Smithfield by raising the ante
from $26 to $30 for each IBP share, about half in cash and half in stock.
Two years after entering color advertising, the Dow Jones flagship gets 14% of its display ad revenue from color -- and is raising the ante
Umbro have also secured a new five-year pounds 50 million kit contract with the English FA, with an option to extend the deal to 10 years by raising the ante
to an amazing pounds 110 million.