Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

KapStone to Acquire Victory Packaging

May 14, 2015

Provides for Unique System Optimization and Growth KapStone Investor Conference Call at 11:30 A.M. ET, May 5 NORTHBROOK, IL – KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) (“KapStone”) and Victory Packaging/Golden State Container (“Victory”) jointly announced today that they have signed an agreement for... Read More

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Microchip Technology to Acquire Micrel

May 14, 2015

Expands Microchip's solutions for Industrial, Automotive and Communications Markets CHANDLER, Ariz. and SAN JOSE, Calif. - Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, and Micrel, Incorporated (NASDAQ: MCRL) today announced... Read More

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AMETEK Announces Acquisition of Global Tubes

May 14, 2015

Acquisition Broadens AMETEK's Specialty Metals Offerings BERWYN, Pa. - AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced the acquisition of Global Tubes, a leading manufacturer of high precision, small diameter metal tubing, for approximately $200 million. The business has annual sales of approximately $120 million. Global... Read More

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Corporate Update - Merger and Acquisitions

May 14, 2015

VANCOUVER, - Avcorp Industries Inc. (TSX: AVP) (the "Company" or "Avcorp") The Company is providing an update on merger and acquisition opportunities that are currently being explored. The Company has been in discussions with arm's length parties for the possible acquisition of certain business units which are... Read More

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Electrovaya Completes Transformational Acquisition of Evonik Litarion GmbH and Licensing of SEPARIONTM Intellectual Property, a Unique Ceramic Composite Separator, from Evonik

May 13, 2015

Toronto, Ontario – Electrovaya Inc. (“Electrovaya” or “Company”) (TSX: EFL) and Evonik Industries AG (“Evonik”) (FRANKFURT: EVK) are pleased to announce that Electrovaya has completed the acquisition of Evonik Litarion GmbH (“Litarion”) and licensing of SEPARION™ (“Separion”) intellectual property, a unique ceramic... Read More

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ABM Expands HVAC and Energy Solutions Presence in DC Metro Area with Acquisition of CTS Services and Facility Support Services

May 12, 2015

NEW YORK – ABM (NYSE:ABM), a leading provider of facility solutions, announced today that its Building Energy Solutions Group has acquired the combined services of CTS Services/Facility Support Services, trusted providers of HVAC service and energy solutions in government, commercial and industrial buildings with... Read More

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Smith & Nephew Acquires Interactive Software Technology to Drive Supply Chain Optimisation and Improve Savings for Syncera(TM) Customers

May 12, 2015

LONDON – Smith and Nephew (NYSE: SNN; LSE: SN), the global medical technology business, today announced the acquisition of two software assets from S2 Interactive, a surgical software development company. These important applications are utilised by Syncera, Smith and Nephew's innovative, new, orthopaedic supply... Read More

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Saint-Gobain Acquires ZenPure, a Specialist in Filtration Products

May 12, 2015

PARIS – Saint-Gobain has acquired ZenPure, a company specializing in the development and manufacture of filtration products, mainly for the life sciences sector. Created in 2002, ZenPure designs custom filters manufactured in a state-of-the-art plant in Hangzhou, China. The products are marketed and sold across the... Read More

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Kemira Oyj Completes the Acquisition of Akzonobel Paper Chemicals Business

May 8, 2015

HELSINKI, Finland – Kemira has completed the acquisition of AkzoNobel paper chemicals business announced on July 8, 2014. The value of the transaction is EUR 153 million and it will become cash-effective in the second quarter of 2015. The acquired business is expected to increase revenue by more than EUR 200... Read More

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WESCO International, Inc. Completes the Acquisition of Hill Country Electric Supply

May 8, 2015

PITTSBURGH – WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC), a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, announced today that WESCO Distribution, Inc. has completed the previously announced... Read More

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Universal Power Group Acquires iTECH

May 8, 2015

Acquisition Adds Manufacturing of Performance-Critical Products, Opens New Markets COPPELL, Texas – Universal Power Group, Inc., a Texas-based supplier of batteries and related power accessories, and a third-party logistics provider, today announced the acquisition of California-based iTECH, a manufacturer of smart... Read More

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Epiq Systems Completes Acquisition of Iris Data Services

May 8, 2015

Expands Service and Client Base with Purchase of eDiscovery Managed Services Leader Kansas City, KS – Epiq Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EPIQ), a leading global provider of integrated technology solutions for the legal profession, announced today the completion of its acquisition of privately-held, Kansas City-based Iris... Read More

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VWR Acquires Hichrom Limited

May 8, 2015

Acquisition Expands Chromatography Portfolio and Manufacturing Capabilities RADNOR, Pa. – VWR (NASDAQ: VWR), a leading, global, independent provider of products, services and solutions to laboratory and production facilities, announced today that it has acquired Hichrom Limited, a leading manufacturer and... Read More

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CECO Environmental to Acquire PMFG

May 8, 2015

PMFG Stockholders to Receive $6.85 in Cash and CECO Stock Creates a Global Leader in Environmental, Energy and Fluid Handling Technologies $15 million in cost synergies expected to be realized within 24 months CINCINNATI and DALLAS – CECO Environmental Corp. ("CECO") (NasdaqGM: CECE) and PMFG, Inc. ("PMFG... Read More

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KapStone to Acquire Victory Packaging

May 8, 2015

Provides for Unique System Optimization and Growth KapStone Investor Conference Call at 11:30 A.M. ET, May 5 NORTHBROOK, Ill. – KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) ("KapStone") and Victory Packaging/Golden State Container ("Victory") jointly announced today that they have signed an agreement for... Read More

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Renmatix Accelerates Commercial Progress with Acquisition of Former Mascoma Production Unit

May 8, 2015

Resulting 'Feedstock Processing Facility' (FPF) Enhances Plantrose Technology Assets Enables Efficient Supply for Renmatix's IPC Cellulosic Sugar Operations PHILADELPHIA – Renmatix, the global leader in affordable cellulosic sugars for renewable chemicals and fuels markets, announced that it has acquired existing... Read More

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Tekni-Plex Completes the Acquisition of Gallazzi's Italian Pharma Blister Film and Adhesive Tape Substrate Film Businesses

May 6, 2015

EREMBODEGEM, Belgium – Tekni-Plex Europe NV is announcing today that the acquisition of Gallazzi's Italian-based pharmaceutical blister film (Tradate, Varese, Lombardia) and adhesive tape substrate film (Gallarate, Varese, Lombardia) businesses has been completed effective today. Tekni-Plex will continue to operate... Read More

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Dominion Acquires Solar Facility in California

May 6, 2015

• Acquisition would increase company's total long-term contracted solar portfolio to 384 megawatts in operation or under development • Project would add 20 megawatts of solar generating capacity in 2015 RICHMOND, Va. – Dominion (NYSE: D) today announced the acquisition of a 20-megawatt solar facility in California... Read More

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Thor Announces Acquisition of Postle Aluminum Co.

May 6, 2015

ELKHART, Ind. – Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced it has acquired Elkhart, Indiana-based Postle Operating, LLC, d/b/a Postle Aluminum Co., ("Postle"), effective today, May 1, 2015. The total purchase price, paid in cash, is approximately $144 million, subject to post-closing adjustments. "We are... Read More

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Gardner Denver Medical Acquires TriContinent Scientific

May 6, 2015

• Strategic fit due to complementing product portfolios • Complete solutions from one single source MUNICH, Germany – Gardner Denver's Medical Group ("Gardner Denver"), a leader in flow control solutions primarily for medical and laboratory sectors, today announced the closing of its acquisition of TriContinent... Read More