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Barington Capital thanked by TriMas in Earnings Release (Activist Insight, April 27, 2018)

Activist Investor Barington nominates two directors at Xerium (Reuters, April 12, 2018)

Avon gives Activist Group Board Seat, Avoiding Proxy Fight (WSJ, March 27, 2018)

Activist calls for Bloomin' Brands to focus on Outback Steakhouse (Financial Times, February 21, 2018)

Barington wants more sizzle in Bloomin' Brands steakhouses (Reuters, February 21, 2018)

Activists to Press Avon to Explore a Sale (WSJ, January 28, 2018)

Avon CEO To Depart As Barington Pressure Prevails (FinAlternatives, August 3, 2017)

Barington Starts a Proxy Fight at Retailer Chico's (WSJ, May 24, 2016)

Blount to Be Acquired by American Securities and P2 (StreetInsider, December 10, 2015) 

Pep Boys Snubs Bridgestone Offer for Icahn (CNN, December 9, 2015)

Avon Chairman Agrees to Open Talks with Activist Investors  (Financial Times, December 6, 2015)

Avon Investor Barington Urges Company to Avoid 'Fire Sale (Bloomberg, December 4, 2015)
Barington proposes Avon restructuring, warns against Cerberus deal (Reuters  December 4, 2015)
Avon Responds to Activist Investor Barington Capital (WSJ, December 4, 2015)
Avon Lambasted in Public Letter from Barington (Cosmetics Business, December 4, 2015)

Bridgestone Buying Pep Boys for $835 Million (Akron Beacon Journal, October 24, 2015)

Spicing Things Up at Darden (Barrons, June 27, 2015)

Hedge Fund Barington Wins Fight for 2 Eastern Board Seats (Reuters, May 22, 2015)

Children's Place Settles Proxy Fight With  Group (WSJ, May 22, 2015)

Barington Capital Asks Eastern Co to Reconsider Unilateral Board Move (Reuters, March 27, 2015)

Omnova Works Out a Deal with Barington Capital (PN News, February 25, 2015)

How I Fought Olive Garden (and Won) (CNN, February 15, 2015)

Activist Barington Wants Specialty Chemicals Company Omnova to Break Up (WSJ, December 3, 2014 )

Activist Hedge Fund Gets Its Teeth Into Darden (FT, December 17, 2013)​