Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Metso Further Strengthens Its Metal Recycling Business with a U.S. Acquisition

January 24, 2008

Metso has acquired Mueller Engineering Inc (MEI). The company, a leading provider of equipment and service for high voltage drive systems to the North American shredder industry, is located in New Berlin, Wisconsin. The sellers are members of the Mueller family. The acquisition price is approximately EUR 6 million... Read More

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QMI Acquires Roll-a-Way Storm & Security Shutters

January 24, 2008

ITASCA, Ill., Jan. 23 -- QMI, the largest manufacturer of rolling shutters for security and hurricane protection in North America, today announced it has acquired the assets of privately held Roll-a-way Storm & Security Shutters, a St. Petersburg, Fla.-based manufacturer and installer of storm and security... Read More

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Rudolph Announces Intellectual Property and Asset Purchase from RVSI Inspection LLC

January 24, 2008

Recent acquisitions keep Rudolph on the back-end fast track FLANDERS, NJ (January 22, 2008)-Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ-RTEC), a leading provider of process characterization equipment and software used in wafer processing and semiconductor final manufacturing (back-end) facilities, announced today that it... Read More

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CMP Acquires Think Service, Inc. - The Leading Membership Association for IT Service and Support Professionals

January 24, 2008

Think Service's HDI and CMP's International Customer Management Institute Create Powerful Customer Support Portfolio MANHASSET, N.Y. and COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 23 -- CMP, a media, marketing solutions and services company serving the technology industry, today announced that it has acquired Colorado-based... Read More

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Sonoco to Acquire Corrugated Construction Form Maker VoidForm® International

January 24, 2008

Hartsville, S.C. - Sonoco (NYSE: SON), the market and technology leader in the manufacture of fiber-based concrete forms, today announced it has signed a letter of intent to acquire the assets of VoidForm International Ltd., a privately held maker of fiber-based concrete construction void forms. Terms of the pending... Read More

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Timken Adds to Growing Aerospace Business with New Power-Transmission Capabilities

January 24, 2008

Acquisition of The Purdy Corp. Complete CANTON, Ohio--Oct. 23, 2007--The Timken Company (NYSE:TKR) today announced the addition of new power-transmission products and capabilities to its rapidly growing aerospace business. Timken completed its acquisition of the assets of The Purdy Corp., a leading precision... Read More

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Oracle Buys Document Capture Leader Captovation

January 23, 2008

Extends Oracle's Industry-leading Enterprise Content Management Solution REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 16 -- Oracle announced today that it has agreed to acquire Captovation, a leading provider of document capture solutions that streamline the process of capturing mission-critical content for access from within... Read More

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Multi-Color Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Collotype International

January 23, 2008

SHARONVILLE, Ohio, Jan. 21 -- Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) ("Multi-Color") today announced it has signed a binding agreement to acquire Collotype International Holdings Pty. Ltd. ("Collotype") for approximately US$175 million plus an additional $10 million upon achieving certain financial targets. This... Read More

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NUR Macroprinters to Sell Its Business to HP

January 23, 2008

LOD, Israel, Monday, December 10, 2007 - NUR Macroprinters Ltd. (NURMF.PK), a leading supplier of wide-format inkjet production printers for the printing industry, announced today it has signed a definitive agreement with Hewlett Packard Company (HP) under which HP will acquire substantially all the assets of NUR... Read More

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ProQuest Acquires RefWorks

January 22, 2008

Integration in COS will Deliver Powerful New Services to Researchers ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 18 / -- ProQuest, a Cambridge Information Group company, has acquired RefWorks LLC, a leading provider of web-based research management, writing and collaboration services for the academic and research communities... Read More

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Garmin® Completes Acquisition of Danish Distributor

January 22, 2008

CAYMAN ISLANDS, Jan. 17 / -- Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Fairpoint Navigation A/S ("Fairpoint"), the distributor of Garmin's automotive, outdoor recreation, fitness and marine products in Denmark. The company will be renamed Garmin Danmark A/S and will retain... Read More

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Fedders Corporation Sells Fedders Islandaire, Inc.

January 22, 2008

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. and EAST SETAUKET, N.Y., Jan. 18 -- Fedders Corporation, a leading global manufacturer of air treatment products, announced that it has sold the assets of its Fedders Islandaire, Inc. ("Islandaire") subsidiary to Robert E. Hansen, Jr., President of Islandaire. The sale was completed today... Read More

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Global Imaging Acquires Image Quest Inc.

January 22, 2008

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 20, 2007 -- Global Imaging Systems, a Xerox (NYSE: XRX) company, has expanded its growing network of office technology suppliers into Kansas with the acquisition of Wichita-based Image Quest Inc. The acquisition, Global's first in the Sunflower State, furthers the company's strategy of supporting... Read More

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Fiserv Completes Acquisition of CheckFree

January 22, 2008

Brookfield, Wis., December 4, 2007 - Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading provider of information technology services to the financial industry, today announced the completion of its acquisition of CheckFree Corporation, a world leader in financial electronic commerce services and products, including electronic... Read More

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Valmont Acquires PennSummit Tubular

January 22, 2008

OMAHA, Neb., Jan 17 -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE:VMI), a leading global manufacturer of engineered support structures for infrastructure, mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, and a provider of coating services and tubular products, announced today that it has acquired the assets of PennSummit... Read More

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Zilog Responds to UEI Unsolicited Acquisition Proposal

January 22, 2008

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 18 -- Zilog, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZILG) today announced that it has received from Universal Electronics, Inc. an unsolicited, non-binding and conditional proposal to acquire the company. Zilog also announced that it has received a copy of the Schedule 13D filed today by Riley Investment Management... Read More

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Sun Hydraulics Pursues Equity Stake in High Country Tek, Inc.

January 22, 2008

SARASOTA, FL, Nov 01, 2007 -- Sun Hydraulics Corporation (NASDAQ: SNHY) today announced its intention to acquire up to 48% of the shares of High Country Tek, Inc. (HCT), which would represent approximately 36% of its shares on a fully diluted basis. The price is expected to be $2.4 million. The proposed transaction... Read More

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DHR Completes Acquisition of Tektronix

January 21, 2008

Washington, D.C., November 21, 2007 - Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that it has completed the merger of its indirect wholly owned subsidiary into Tektronix, Inc. and, as a result, Tektronix has become an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher. Tektronix's common stock will now cease to be... Read More

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OMNI Energy Completes Acquisition of B.E.G. Liquid Mud Services Corp.

January 21, 2008

Acquisition will Expand Transportation and Equipment Leasing Core Business Units Acquisition will Extend Fluid Services into Barnett Shale and East Texas Acquisition Expected to be Immediately Accretive to Earnings CARENCRO, La., Jan. 18 / -- OMNI ENERGY SERVICES CORP. (NASDAQ:OMNI) announced today that it has... Read More

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Eaton Agrees to Acquire The Moeller Group and Launches Tender Offer to Acquire Phoenixtec Power Company Ltd.

January 21, 2008

CLEVELAND ... Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today announced plans for two electrical acquisitions, one in Europe and one in Asia Pacific, which will significantly increase the capabilities, size, and geographic breadth of Eaton's electrical business. The acquisitions' combined... Read More