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Consumer brands will acquire more startups

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Big businesses such as Wal-Mart and Unilever have been active in acquiring startups, and the trend is likely to continue, writes Alex Taussig of Lightspeed Venture Partners. Many large consumer-facing companies are suffering from low growth rates but have sufficient cash on hand to make billion-dollar purchases, Taussig writes.

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