Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

InteliCoat Technologies Acquires the Museo Family of Digital Fine Art Papers from Crane & Co.

December 27, 2007

Digital Imaging Leader to Expand its Fine Art and Photo Portfolio SOUTH HADLEY, MA (December 18, 2007) - InteliCoat Technologies, Inc. ("InteliCoat"), a world leader in the manufacture of coated paper, film, and specialty substrates for digital imaging technologies, today announced the acquisition of Museo Digital... Read More

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Saint-Gobain Acquires the Third Largest Danish Builders' Merchant and Launches Exclusive Negotiations for the Purchase of Estonia's Leading Builders' Merchant

December 27, 2007

COURBEVOIE, France, December 20 -- Saint-Gobain's Building Distribution Sector announces the acquisition of DLH's building materials distribution division and the launch of exclusive negotiations for the purchase of the Estonian building materials distributor Famar Desi. o With estimated sales of DKK1.82... Read More

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Captaris to Acquire Oce Document Technologies

December 27, 2007

Major Milestone in Fully Enabling Document Capture, Collaboration and Workflow BELLEVUE, Wash., Dec. 20 -- Captaris, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric processes, announced today that it has agreed to acquire Oce Document Technologies GmbH (ODT), a provider... Read More

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Royal Philips Electronics to Acquire Respironics for USD $66.00 Per Share

December 27, 2007

MURRYSVILLE, Pa., Dec. 21 -- RESPIRONICS, INC. (NASDAQ:RESP) today announced it has entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Royal Philips Electronics (Philips) will commence a tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Respironics for USD 66.00 in cash per share, or a total... Read More

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Schweitzer-Mauduit Announces Acquisition

December 27, 2007

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Dec. 21 / -- Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. (NYSE:SWM) today reported that two of its French subsidiaries have entered into an agreement to purchase the 28 percent minority interest in LTR Industries S.A., the Company's reconstituted tobacco leaf business in France, owned by Societe... Read More

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Apogee Extends Architectural Product Offerings with Purchase of Tubelite Inc.

December 27, 2007

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 21, 2007) -- Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:APOG) today announced that it has purchased 100 percent of the stock of Michigan-based Tubelite Inc., which fabricates aluminum storefront, entrance and curtainwall products for the U.S. commercial construction industry, for approximately $44... Read More

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Industrial Controls Announces Merger with Piedmont Instruments and Controls

December 27, 2007

Wanamassa, NJ -December 26, 2007 - Industrial Controls Distributors LLC, the leading distributor of HVAC controls, process instrumentation and industrial automated valves in the Eastern United States, is pleased to announce its merger with Piedmont Instruments and Controls of Charlotte, NC. Piedmont will integrate... Read More

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AMETEK Acquires California Instruments Corporation

December 27, 2007

Acquisition Broadens Scope of AMETEK's Power Instruments Business Paoli, PA, December 14, 2007 -- AMETEK, Inc. has acquired privately held California Instruments Corporation. Based in San Diego, California Instruments is a leader in programmable alternating current (AC) power sources used to test electrical and... Read More

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Graco Enters into a Definitive Agreement to Acquire Cohesant Technologies' Glascraft Subsidiary

December 27, 2007

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (December 3, 2007) - Graco Inc. (NYSE: GGG) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cohesant Technologies' (NASDAQ: COHT) GlasCraft Inc. ("GlasCraft") subsidiary for $35 million, which amount includes certain assumed debt and transaction costs. The acquisition will... Read More

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ARRIS Announces Final Allocation for C-COR Acquisition

December 27, 2007

SUWANEE, Ga., Dec. 20 -- ARRIS (NASDAQ:ARRS) today announced the final allocation of the merger consideration in its recent acquisition of C-COR Incorporated. In the merger, shareholders of C-COR were offered a choice of receiving cash or stock consideration consisting of shares of ARRIS common stock and a small... Read More

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Basell and Lyondell Complete Merger Creating LyondellBasell Industries

December 27, 2007

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, Dec. 20 -- Basell AF and Lyondell Chemical Company today completed their merger, creating LyondellBasell Industries, the world's third-largest independent chemical company. LyondellBasell businesses include polymers, chemicals, fuels and technology with combined pro forma revenues of... Read More

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Eclipsys Announces Sale of CPM Resource Center to Elsevier

December 24, 2007

Eclipsys to Focus on 'Smart Integration' of More Embedded Evidence-Based Content and Workflows - ATLANTA, Dec 20 -- Eclipsys Corporation® (NASDAQ:ECLP), The Outcomes Company®, today announced that as part of its strategy to expand and enhance content integration in Sunrise Knowledge-Based Charting(TM) and its... Read More

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Deep Down Announces Acquisition of Mako Technologies

December 24, 2007

HOUSTON, Dec. 18 -- Deep Down, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: DPDW) today announced that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement to purchase Mako Technologies, Inc. ("Mako"). Headquartered in Morgan City, Louisiana, Mako serves the growing offshore petroleum and marine industries with technical support services, and... Read More

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Decision Resources, Inc. Acquires Arlington Medical Resources, Inc.

December 24, 2007

Acquisition Expands Decision Resources, Inc.'s Market Research Expertise in the Antibiotic, Antifungal and Diagnostic Imaging Markets WALTHAM, Mass. and MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 19 -- Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare industry... Read More

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ROFIN-SINAR Agrees to Acquire Nufern, a Leading Supplier in Fibers and Fiber Laser Technology

December 24, 2007

PLYMOUTH, Mich. and HAMBURG, Germany, Dec. 20 -- ROFIN-SINAR Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RSTI), one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers of high-performance laser beam sources and laser- based solutions, today announced that it had signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Nufern as a... Read More

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XATA Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire GeoLogic Solutions, Inc.

December 24, 2007

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 20 -- XATA Corporation (NASDAQ:XATA), today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire GeoLogic Solutions, Inc., ("GeoLogic") for approximately $17.5 million. Consideration for the transaction will be paid in approximately 87 percent cash, 11 percent in notes of XATA and 2 percent... Read More

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RFMD to Acquire Filtronic Compound Semiconductors Ltd

December 24, 2007

GREENSBORO, N.C., Dec. 20 -- RF Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD), a global leader in the design and manufacture of high- performance radio frequency systems and solutions, and Filtronic PLC today announced a definitive agreement pursuant to which RFMD will acquire Filtronic Compound Semiconductors Ltd, a wholly... Read More

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Quality Distribution, LLC Closes Boasso Acquisition, $50.0 Million of Senior Floating Rate Notes, Series B, and New ABL Credit Facility

December 24, 2007

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 18 / -- Quality Distribution, LLC, the wholly owned subsidiary of Quality Distribution, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTY) ("QDI"), and its wholly owned subsidiary, QD Capital Corporation (together, the "Company"), today announced that it has consummated its previously announced acquisition of Boasso America... Read More

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Newmont Offer to Acquire Miramar Mining Receives Investment Canada Approval

December 24, 2007

DENVER, Dec. 18 / -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) announced today that the Minister of Industry, The Honourable Jim Prentice, confirmed that he is satisfied that the acquisition of Miramar Mining Corporation (AMEX:MNG)(AMEX:TSX:)(AMEX:MAE), on the terms provided in the support agreement relating to the... Read More

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Craftmade International Enters into Agreement to Acquire Woodard, LLC

December 24, 2007

Broadens Fast-Growing Outdoor Product Offering COPPELL, Texas, Dec. 19 -- Craftmade International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRFT) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Woodard, LLC and CC Industries to acquire substantially all of the assets of Woodard, LLC, a leading Chicago-based designer, manufacturer... Read More