Mergers & Acquisitions

Fasteners & Hardware

PEM® Concealed-Head Self-Clinching Studs and Standoffs for Thin Metals Provide Permanent Mating Threads and Promote Smooth and Unmarred Designs

March 25, 2017

PEM® concealed-head self-clinching studs and standoffs from PennEngineering® install permanently in thin metal assemblies to provide strong and reusable threads for mating hardware while preserving a smooth and unmarred appearance on the side of the sheet opposite installation. The concealed-head feature additionally will satisfy strict ingress protection requirements in assemblies where a... Read More

Vollrath Acquires CDF Industries for its Cleaning Equipment Division

March 20, 2017

Acquisition Expands Stoelting Cleaning Equipment’s Industrial Cleaning Portfolio

SHEBOYGAN, WI – MARCH 7, 2017 – The Vollrath Company, LLC, president and chief executive officer, Paul Bartelt, announced the acquisition of the cleaning equipment division of CDF Industries in Quakertown, Pennsylvania.

By acquiring CDF Industries, an industrial cleaning equipment design and... Read More

Johnson Controls Acquires Five YORK® Branches from M&A Supply Co. Inc.

March 14, 2017

Branches become part of Source 1™ HVAC Supply Network; allow company to accelerate growth in South Carolina, Georgia and Florida markets

MILWAUKEE – (March 13, 2017) – Johnson Controls has acquired M&A Supply Co. Inc.’s five successful YORK® branches in the southeast markets of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida, the companies announced today. The branches will become part of... Read More

Stratus is Pleased to Announce that as of April, 2016, the Company Has Acquired the Assets of Fine Industrial Supply

February 25, 2017

Fine Industrial Supply had been a leader in the Surface Preparation Industry for over 40 years. Mr. Fine was a wonderful man who will be truly missed. Stratus will strive to exceed the excellent service you had been receiving from Fine Industrial Supply.

Stratus Technologies is one of the largest distributors of surface preparation equipment, abrasives, and parts in the Northeast.... Read More

ATC, Inc. Announces Acquisition by Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG

February 22, 2017

Indianapolis, IN, February 20, 2017 – Pfeiffer Vacuum Technology AG acquired 100% of the shares of Advanced Test Concepts (ATC), Inc. an Indianapolis, Indiana USA corporation as of February 14, 2017. ATC’s team is looking forward to joining the Pfeiffer worldwide team to enhance both companies' capabilities and help our customers to ensure that their products meet industry... Read More

MPI Label Systems Expands in North East with the Acquisition of Label Gallery, Inc.

February 17, 2017

Sebring, OH – February 1, 2017 - MPI Label Systems is pleased to announce the acquisition of Label Gallery, Inc., a leading flexographic and digital printer in Norwich, NY specializing in the Pharmaceutical, Wine/Spirits, and Food industries. This acquisition complements MPI’s growing national presence as a leading roll label and equipment supplier in North America.

“We are... Read More

Curtiss-Wright Acquires Para Tech Coating

February 13, 2017

Leading applicator of parylene conformal coatings for protection of electronic and medical components

PARAMUS, N.J. - February 8, 2017 - Curtiss-Wright’s Surface Technologies (CWST) division announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the net assets of Para Tech Coating, Inc. (“Para Tech”). With facilities in Aliso Viejo, CA; Middleton, CT and Neenah, WI, Para Tech... Read More

Tecmark Corp Purchases North Shore Safety GFCI Company Expands Electrical Protection Product Line And Support Capabilities

February 9, 2017

MENTOR OHIO - JANUARY 18, 201 7 - Tecmark Corp, (www.tecmarkcorp.com) acquired North Shore Safety GFCI/ELCI products, (www.nssltd.com) on September 1st, 2016. The company is now named North Shore Safety, a Tecmark Company. The acquisition complements Tecmark’s existing business with a greater depth and breadth of... Read More

Schleuniger Acquires Leading Software Supplier

February 9, 2017

Effective as of the beginning of the year, Schleuniger is the sole owner of DiIT AG, headquartered in Munich, Germany. Schleuniger already held a minority interest in DiIT AG, the world’s leading producer of software systems for wire processing and wiring harness production, prior to taking full ownership. As of January 1, 2017 the previous majority stakeholder and company founder, Dr.... Read More

AMETEK Acquires Rauland-Borg Corporation

February 8, 2017

-- Global Leader in Healthcare Communications Solutions --

BERWYN, Pa., Feb. 7, 2017 - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Rauland-Borg Corporation, a leading global provider of mission critical communication solutions for hospitals, healthcare systems and educational facilities.

Rauland-Borg was acquired for $340 million, plus a... Read More

KapStone Acquires Associated Packaging Incorporated (API)

February 2, 2017

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 1, 2017 - KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the assets of Associated Packaging, Inc. and Fast Pak, LLC (together, API). API is headquartered in Greer, South Carolina and has 77 employees.

API provides corrugated packaging and digital production needs serving a diverse customer base... Read More

Makino Expands SST Consumables Business in Merger with Global EDM Supplies

February 2, 2017

Merger provides enhanced customer support, broader geographic presence and greater product diversity to SST

MASON, Ohio – February 1, 2017 – Makino Inc. is pleased to announce its merger with EDM consumables supplier Global EDM Supplies. The merger is expected to expand the company’s SST Consumables business, providing customers with broader geographic reach, greater product... Read More

ACS Motion Control Joins Forces with PI

January 27, 2017

The acquisition of ACS further demonstrates PI’s technical leadership and marketplace focus to provide OEMs with complete customized motion systems solutions.

January 2017, Auburn, MA - Motion control and nanopositioning systems global leader PI (Physik Instrumente) is proud to announce the acquisition of 80% of the Israeli-based company, ACS Motion Control, a well-known developer and... Read More

Technetics Group Acquires Fabrico, Inc. to Increase Footprint in Land Based Turbine Market

January 16, 2017

HOUSTON (December 26, 2014) - Technetics Group, a globally trusted source for engineered components, seals, assemblies and sub-systems for demanding environments, announces the acquisition of Fabrico, Inc., a leader in the development and manufacture of precision sealing and combustion components and assemblies for the Land Based Turbine (LBT) market.

"We are excited by the superior... Read More

Rogers Acquires DeWAL Industries

January 13, 2017

  • Acquisition broadens Rogers' specialty materials leadership
  • DeWAL highly complementary to Rogers' Elastomeric Material Solutions business
  • Expansion into high performance polymer films, pressure sensitive tapes
  • Accretive to 2017 earnings per share Rogers, Connecticut,

November 23, 2016: Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), a global leader in... Read More

Zschimmer & Schwarz Announces Acquisition of the Lexolube Division

January 6, 2017

The acquisition of the LEXOLUBE Division from INOLEX expands the lubricant and lubricant component portfolio at Zschimmer & Schwarz. With this acquisition, the specialty chemicals manufacturer gains further access to a growing and strategically important market.

Lahnstein (Germany), Milledgeville (GA), January 2017 - In line with a clearly defined growth strategy, Zschimmer & Schwarz,... Read More

Western Shield Label Company Acquires Inline Label Company

January 4, 2017

Rancho Dominguez, CA 1/3/2017 - Western Shield Label Company has today announced the acquisition of Inline Label Company. Providing a range of complementary flexographic label printing, the Middletown, OH based company supports Western Shield’s continued growth plans and accelerates entry into new and adjacent markets.

“Inline provides an exciting opportunity for Western Shield”,... Read More

Strapbinder Acquisition

December 29, 2016

STRAPBINDER® by IDEAL-TRIDON Strapbinder® has been a leading manufacturer of securement products for over 75 years. As an industry leader, Ideal Clamp Products, Inc. is always looking for opportunities to better serve customers and to improve the scope of our product offering. We are extremely excited to formally announce that Strapbinder is now part of the IDEAL-TRIDON product family.... Read More

Lonza to Acquire Capsugel to Create Leading Integrated Solutions Provider to the Global Pharma and Consumer Healthcare Industries

December 21, 2016

Strategic Advantages

• Lonza to acquire Capsugel for USD 5.5 billion, including refinancing of existing Capsugel debt of USD ~2 billion

• Acquisition is expected to accelerate Lonza’s growth and ability to deliver value along the healthcare continuum

• Acquisition addresses needs of customers for integrated, value-added solutions that accelerate drug and ingredient... Read More

Tyco Security Products Acquires Innometriks

December 17, 2016

Deal strengthens TSP’s Solutions in the Government Market

WESTFORD, Mass. May 16, 2016 –– Tyco Security Products announced today it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Innometriks and 2DogsStudios, developers of high assurance readers, software and mobile solutions for FIPS-201 (Federal Information Processing Standard) smart card credentials.

This acquisition... Read More