Latin American studies

DGAP-News: Delivery Hero strengthens its global footprint and acquires Glovo's operations in Latin America

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 5:02pm

Delivery Hero strengthens its position in Latin America, adding Peru, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Honduras and Guatemala to its current footprint, and further expanding its existing operations in Argentina, Panama and the Dominican Republic

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  • Delivery Hero strengthens its position in Latin America, adding Peru, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Honduras and Guatemala to its current footprint, and further expanding its existing operations in Argentina, Panama and the Dominican Republic
    Berlin, 16 September 2020 - Delivery Hero SE ("Delivery Hero"), the world's leading local delivery platform, today announced it was entering into an agreement with Glovo, an on-demand delivery start-up, to acquire its operations in Latin America for up to EUR 230 million, including a EUR 60 million performance-based earn-out.
  • Out of these countries, Delivery Hero is already present in Argentina, Panama and the Dominican Republic, and the newly acquired assets in these markets will be transferred to Delivery Hero at closing.
  • With the acquisition of Glovo's operations in Peru, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Honduras and Guatemala, Delivery Hero adds five new countries to its Latin American footprint.
  • Niklas stberg, CEO and Co-Founder of Delivery Hero, said: "Latin America is a region with exceptional growth potential for online delivery.

EBSCO Information Services Releases Hispanic American Periodicals Index™

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

IPSWICH, Mass., Jan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) releases Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI), a bibliographic database providing complete citations to the contents of scholarly journals related to Latin America and the Caribbean published around the world since the late 1960s.

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  • IPSWICH, Mass., Jan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) releases Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI), a bibliographic database providing complete citations to the contents of scholarly journals related to Latin America and the Caribbean published around the world since the late 1960s.
  • Hispanic American Periodicals Index, produced by the Latin American Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles, is now available for annual subscription through EBSCO.
  • Materials in Hispanic American Periodicals Index encompass a broad range of topics ranging from political, economic and social issues to the arts and humanities.
  • Hispanic American Periodicals Index supports researchers in Latin American studies and is searchable in Spanish, English and Portuguese.

Novus Reinforces its Presence and Key Objectives for Latin America North and South Regions

Friday, September 7, 2018 - 10:00am

Latin America North (LAN) includes Mexico, Central America and the Andean Region.

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  • Latin America North (LAN) includes Mexico, Central America and the Andean Region.
  • "This region is a key player in animal production not only in Latin America but around the globe.
  • In Latin America South, Roberto Vituzzo has been named world area director for Latin America South (LAS) - Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay and Chile.
  • This structure further reinforces Novus's focus and business in the Latin America North and South Regions and highlights the key focus on operations optimization, enhancing efforts in core technologies and platforms.