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Unilever Lathers Up A Billion-Dollar Deal To Acquire Dollar Shave Club03:39
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The Unilever headquarters in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Ed Oudenaarden /AFP/Getty Images)
The Unilever headquarters in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Ed Oudenaarden /AFP/Getty Images)
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It’s being called one of the biggest e-commerce deals in recent years. Unilever reportedly will pay $1 billion for the California-based Dollar Shave Club, a men’s grooming startup selling online subscriptions to razors and other related products.

Here & Now's Meghna Charkrabarti talks with Maggie Lake, host of "CNNMoney with Maggie Lake," to find out more about the deal, and what it might mean for consumers.

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Maggie Lake, host of "CNNMoney with Maggie Lake." She tweets @MaggieLake.

This segment aired on July 20, 2016.

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