No Jitter’s Michelle Burbick interviews Recon Research’s Ira Weinstein about Logitech’s almost acquisition of Plantronics.
On November 8, 2018, Reuters reported that Plantronics was exploring options that included a potential sale of the company. This was just four short months after Plantronics acquired Polycom for ~ US $2 Billion. On November 23, Reuters reported (a rumor) that Logitech was in discussions to acquire Platronics. Two days later, the news broke that Logitech ended discussions.
This seven-minute video, available FREE to registered users on our site, provides our view of the real story behind this almost-deal. Why did this deal make sense? And why did it fail? And perhaps most importantly, will it resurrect itself?