Originally Posted by Madcrow
I always wondered why Commodore UK and Commdore Europe, both of which were actually well-run and profitable, unlike the the poorly-run, money-losing American parent company didn't just buy out the Commodore name and Amiga technology and keep going. Were the debts they would have had to assume as part of the package just too big or something?
Basically, yes. This is what I learnt reading articles and books about commodore.
Another reason is that, because of bad management, the amiga (at least the hardware) did not evolve much and they had fallen way behind the competition.