Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

GE to Bring High-Efficiency Energy Solutions to Telecommunications and Datacenter Industries with Acquisition of Lineage Power from the Gores Group

January 18, 2011

Explosive Growth of Mobile Internet, Cloud Computing and Datacenters Drives Demand for Efficient and Reliable DC Power to Expand Network Capacity and Reduce Energy Costs ATLANTA - 13 January 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Lineage Power Holdings, Inc., from... Read More

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Hawkins, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire the Assets of Vertex Chemical Corporation

January 18, 2011

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 10, 2011 - Hawkins, Inc. (Nasdaq: HWKN) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all the assets of Vertex Chemical Corporation and its affiliates. Hawkins Chief Executive Officer, John R. Hawkins, commented, "We are extremely pleased to be welcoming... Read More

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Arch Coal Acquires Equity Interest in West Coast Terminal

January 17, 2011

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 12, 2011 - Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has acquired a 38 percent interest in Millennium Bulk Terminals-Longview, LLC ("MBT"), the owner of a bulk commodity terminal on the Columbia River near Longview, Wash., in exchange for $25 million plus additional consideration upon the... Read More

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Cargill Announces Acquisition of German Chocolate Business

January 17, 2011

MOUSCRON, Belgium, Jan. 12, 2011 - Cargill is expanding its cocoa and chocolate business in Europe through the acquisition of the business of Schwartauer Werke GmbH & Co. KG Kakao Verarbeitung Berlin, ("KVB"), an integrated chocolate company based in Germany. KVB has two production plants, both in Berlin, Germany... Read More

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Magna Seating Continues Expansion in South America with Acquisition of Pabsa

January 17, 2011

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Jan. 12 - Magna Seating, an operating unit of Magna International which develops and manufactures complete seating solutions and mechanisms, continues its growth in South America with the acquisition of automotive seat supplier Pabsa S.A. The new entity will operate as Magna Seating... Read More

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Stonebranch and OpsWise Announce Agreement to Merge

January 17, 2011

Combined Company Positioned for Rapid Growth, Offering Most Modern and Complete Workload Automation Solutions Spanning from Mainframe to Distributed to Cloud ATLANTA, Jan. 12, 2011 - Stonebranch, Inc. and OpsWise Software today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to merge. The combined company... Read More

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Manatron, Inc. Acquires International Land Systems, Creates New International Division

January 14, 2011

PORTAGE, Mich., Jan. 10, 2011 - Manatron, Inc., a global leader in integrated property tax and records management software for state and local governments, today announced it has acquired International Land Systems (ILS) Inc., creating a new division: Manatron International. The acquisition was led by private equity... Read More

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LNS Group Takes Over Italian Oil Mist Collector Specialist Fox IFS

January 14, 2011

Expanding the One-Stop-Shop: The Swiss LNS Group, world market leader for machine-tool peripherals, purchases the Italian company Fox IFS. The enterprise with headquarters in Azzano San Paolo in the Lombardy region is specialized in producing industrial air filtration systems including oil mist collectors. Orvin... Read More