Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Parker Acquires Micro Thermo Technologies Extending Systems Capabilities in Climate Control Markets

August 26, 2010

CLEVELAND, Aug. 24 -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that it has acquired Micro Thermo Technologies of Quebec, Canada from Carrier Corporation. Micro Thermo Technologies is a leading manufacturer of refrigeration controls and energy... Read More

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Carrier Corp. Sells Micro Thermo Technologies

August 26, 2010

FARMINGTON, Conn., Aug. 24 -- Carrier Corp. has sold Micro Thermo Technologies, a Canada-based manufacturer of refrigeration controls for supermarket applications, to Parker Hannifin Corp. (NYSE:PH). Carrier Corp., a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), is the world's leader in high technology heating... Read More

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Durex Inc. Acquires Two New Companies in 2010!

August 25, 2010

Durex Inc. is proud to announce the addition of two acquisitions to the Durex family of companies. Agreements have been reached for the acquisition of P. Feiner & Sons and Sternvent Company Inc. "These new companies have long histories of excellence and will mix well with the current synergies at Durex. This will... Read More

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Nokia to Acquire Motally

August 24, 2010

Optimized Developer and Publisher Product Offerings Through Mobile Analytics Functionality ESPOO, Finland, August 20, 2010 - Nokia (NYSE:NOK) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Motally Inc., a privately-held US-based company. Motally's mobile analytics service offers in-application tracking and... Read More

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Colfax Acquires the Baric Group

August 24, 2010

Strategic Acquisition Expands Lubrication Systems Business RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 20 - Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), a global leader in fluid-handling solutions for critical applications, today announced that it has acquired Baric Group. Headquartered in Morpeth, U.K., Baric is a premier supplier of highly... Read More

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Wabtec Completes Purchase of Bach-Simpson

August 24, 2010

WILMERDING, Pa., Aug. 20 - Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has completed the previously announced acquisition of Bach-Simpson Corporation from Global Railway Industries Ltd. (GBI: TSX) for about $13 million. Wabtec expects the transaction to be accretive in the first year. With revenues of about $10 million... Read More

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Broad Institute Acquires License to All ChemAxon Products and Deploys Across Chemical Biology Platform

August 24, 2010

BUDAPEST, Hungary and CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, August 19, 2010 -- - Compound Registration, Structure Search and Computed Properties Rolled Out ChemAxon, a leading provider of chemistry software for life sciences, announced today that they have entered into an agreement with the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT... Read More

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AMETEK Acquires American Reliance's Power Division

August 24, 2010

Acquisition Strengthens AMETEK's Position in Programmable Power Supplies PAOLI, Pa., Aug. 19 -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) today announced that it has acquired assets comprising substantially all of American Reliance's Power Division (AMREL Power), a provider of highly differentiated direct current (DC) power supplies... Read More

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Marvell Acquires DS2 Technology

August 24, 2010

Deal enables Marvell to provide solutions that communicate over power lines SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 19 -- Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today announced it has acquired the intellectual property and assets of Diseno de Sistemas en Silicio S.A. ("DS2"), a supplier of... Read More

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Patrick Industries, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Wiring and Electrical Products Distribution Business

August 23, 2010

ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 18 - Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:PATK) (the "Company"), a major manufacturer and distributor of building and component products for the recreational vehicle (RV), manufactured housing (MH) and industrial markets, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire certain... Read More

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Phoenix Announces Agreement to Be Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners for $3.85 per Share in Cash

August 23, 2010

MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 17 - Phoenix Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:PTEC), the global leader in core systems software (CSS), today announced it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with affiliates of Marlin Equity Partners ("Marlin") under which Marlin will acquire all outstanding shares of Phoenix Technologies... Read More

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Polo Custom Products Acquires Foarm Following Function

August 23, 2010

Topeka, KS, August 2010. Polo Custom Products, a division of M-C Industries, Inc., announces the acquisition of Foarm Following Function, Inc. in Santa Barbara, California. Foarm, like Polo, specializes in custom thermoforming using fabrics, foam, and flexible or rigid plastic materials. Foarm filed the original... Read More

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B2B Lead Gen Innovator NetLine Corporation Acquires All About Sales, Inc.

August 23, 2010

Expanded Marketing and Sales Services Will Streamline Sales Pipelines LOS GATOS, Calif., Aug. 18 - NetLine Corporation, a leader in integrated business-to-business marketing solutions, today announced the acquisition of All About Sales, Inc. (AAS), a leading pay-for-performance sales engagement business. NetLine... Read More

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Broadridge Signs Agreement to Acquire NewRiver, Inc., a Leading Innovator in Electronic Investor Disclosure

August 20, 2010

Broadridge Financial Inc. announced the acquisition of NewRiver, Inc. for aproximately $77 million. A Broadridge spokesperson will be available all day for interviews. Please contact Jenna Focarino of The Torrenzano Group at (212)681-1700 ext. 115 to arrange an interview. Lake Success, N.Y. - August 17, 2010... Read More

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CGI Expected to Complete Acquisition of Stanley Today

August 20, 2010

Tender offer for all outstanding shares of Stanley is complete; over 95% tendered Note: Dollar amounts are in USD, unless otherwise noted FAIRFAX, VA, Aug. 17 - CGI Group Inc. ("CGI") (NYSE: GIB; TSX: GIB.A), a leading provider of information technology and business processing services, announced today that CGI... Read More

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Medtronic Signs Agreement to Acquire Osteotech

August 20, 2010

Acquisition Will Expand Product Offering, Pipeline and New Markets for Biologics Business MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 17 - Medtronic Inc., (NYSE: MDT) and Osteotech, Inc., (NASDAQ:OSTE) today announced that the companies have signed a definitive agreement under which Medtronic will acquire Osteotech for $6.50 per share in... Read More

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Air Products Signs Consent Decree with FTC Staff for Airgas Acquisition

August 18, 2010

Extends Tender Offer LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 16 - Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it has reached an agreement with the Staff of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on the terms of a Consent Decree in connection with the acquisition of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE:ARG). The Consent Decree would permit Air Products... Read More

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Computershare Acquires Stake in Solium Capital

August 18, 2010

Expanding offering to North American stock option plan clients NEW YORK and TORONTO, Aug. 16 -- Computershare Limited , a leading financial services provider for the global securities industry, today announced it is acquiring a 20% stake in Solium Capital Inc. ("Solium") (TSX: SUM), a leading, global provider of... Read More

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Trimble Acquires Accubid Assets to Expand Its Building Construction Solutions

August 18, 2010

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 13 - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today it has acquired the assets of privately-held Accubid Systems based in Concord, Ontario, Canada. Accubid is a leading provider of estimating, project management and service management software and services for electrical and mechanical contractors... Read More

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SAIC Completes Acquisition of Reveal Imaging Technologies, Inc.

August 18, 2010

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 16 - Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE:SAI) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Reveal Imaging Technologies, Inc., a leading threat detection products and services company. Reveal is headquartered in Bedford, Mass. Reveal supports the efforts of the... Read More