Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Bretting Acquires S&S

March 16, 2011

C. G. Bretting Manufacturing Co., Inc. (Bretting) of Ashland, WI recently announced the acquisition of the assets of S&S Specialty Systems, Inc. (S&S) of Iron River, WI. The new entity, S&S Specialty Systems, LLC, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bretting. Current employees of S&S will work for the new LLC. S&S... Read More

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Husky to Acquire Leading Closure Mold Maker KTW

March 15, 2011

BOLTON, Ontario Husky Injection Molding Systems today announced its intention to acquire KTW of Waidhofen, Austria, recognized as a global leader in closure mold making. The sale is expected to close in May 2011. This announcement represents the next logical step in the relationship that has developed between the... Read More

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TransDigm Group Completes Fastener Divestiture

March 14, 2011

CLEVELAND, March 9, 2011 - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, announced today that it has completed the divestiture of its fastener businesses to Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) for approximately $240 million. These businesses... Read More

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SPX Announces Acquisition of B.W. Murdoch Ltd, Broadening Process Engineering and Project Management Capabilities in New Zealand and the Asia Pacific Region

March 14, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 9, 2011 - SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of B.W. Murdoch Ltd, a leading engineering company supplying processing solutions for the food and beverage industry. The company is based in Auckland, New Zealand. Terms of the acquisition were not... Read More

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DemandTec to Acquire M-Factor

March 14, 2011

Consumer products companies to benefit from industry-leading solution delivering optimized marketing mix, trade promotion, and shopper marketing decisions SAN MATEO, Calif., March 9, 2011 - DemandTec, Inc. (Nasdaq: DMAN), the collaborative optimization network for retailers and consumer products companies, today... Read More

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Harris Corporation Expands Terrestrial Networks Capabilities; Acquires Infrastructure Assets from Core180

March 14, 2011

MELBOURNE, Fla. and WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 - Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has acquired key infrastructure assets of the government business of Core180, Inc. Based in Fairfax, Virginia, Core180 is a telecom network integrator that provides... Read More

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LSI to Sell External Storage Systems Business to NetApp for $480 Million

March 14, 2011

Board Authorizes New $750 Million Stock Repurchase Program MILPITAS, Calif., March 9, 2011 - LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its external storage systems business to NetApp, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTAP) for $480 million in cash. The company also announced today... Read More

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Penton Announces Acquisition of EyeTraffic Media

March 14, 2011

Acquisition Jumpstarts Online Marketing Services Offering NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 - Sharon Rowlands, CEO of Penton, announced today that the company has completed its first marketing services acquisition with the purchase of EyeTraffic Media, an online marketing firm. Terms were not disclosed. "Our senior team... Read More