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Roll up, but don't roll out - Lessons taught by staffing's M&A history

According to our research on staffing industry's most frequent acquirers, Adecco was the most acquisitive staffing firm in the time period between 2005 and 2009. The company completed 15 deals during this time, not including the MPS Group acquisition. MPS, of course, was not far behind with 14 acquisitions of its own. Manpower came in with eight purchases and Comsys also had a tally of eight deals... More