Alpargatas acquires software developer

Alpargatas acquires software developer

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Brazilian footwear and clothing company Alpargatas said Monday that it agreed to pay BRL200 million ($36.7 million) for software developer Ioasys to increase online sales of its Havaianas brand of flip flops. Alpargatas said in a filing that it acquired 100% of the software developer from Gilson Almeida Villela Junior and Walter Galvão Neto and added that it will pay for the acquisition in cash and stock over five years. The company said Ioasys will continue to operate independently, although it

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