Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

HP Broadens Presence in Wide-Format Printing with Acquisition of NUR Macroprinters Ltd.

December 11, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 10, 2007 - HP today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire NUR Macroprinters Ltd. (NURMF.PK), a manufacturer of industrial wide-format digital inkjet printers. Based in Lod, Israel, NUR is a leading supplier of UV-curable and solvent inkjet printers for display... Read More

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DuPont Divests Terbacil Herbicide from Crop Protection Business

December 10, 2007

Tessenderlo Kerley Inc. (TKI) to Acquire SinbarĀ® and ZobarĀ® Herbicides WILMINGTON, Del., Dec. 5 -- DuPont today announced it has sold its terbacil herbicide assets to Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI). Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. "As DuPont Crop Protection continues its strategy to bring... Read More

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Commercial Vehicle Group Acquires Assets of Short Bark Industries, LLC

December 10, 2007

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Dec. 5 -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGI) announced today that it has acquired certain assets from Short Bark Industries, LLC ("SBI"), a supplier of seat covers and various cut-and-sew trim products. In exchange for the commercial vehicle cut-and-sew assets and operations acquired... Read More

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Seagate Technology Announces Agreement to Acquire MetaLINCS

December 10, 2007

Enhances Services Mission to Help Businesses Protect and Manage their Valuable Data SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 6 / -- Today, Seagate Technology (NYSE:STX) announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire MetaLINCS, a technology leader in the fast-growing E-Discovery market. MetaLINCS's innovative... Read More

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Oracle Buys End-User Experience Management Leader Moniforce

December 10, 2007

Strengthens Oracle Enterprise Manager with Real End-user Monitoring REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Dec. 6 -- Oracle announced today that it has acquired Moniforce, a leading software vendor for monitoring the availability and performance of any web application. With customers spanning key industries including financial... Read More

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CommScope Reaches Agreement with Department of Justice to Complete Acquisition of Andrew

December 10, 2007

HICKORY, N.C., Dec. 6 / -- CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV), a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, announced today that it has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (the "DoJ") that will allow it to complete its proposed acquisition of Andrew Corporation... Read More

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NAVTEQ Announces Early Termination of HSR Waiting Period in Connection with Acquisition by Nokia

December 10, 2007

CHICAGO, Dec. 7 -- NAVTEQ Corporation (NYSE:NVT), a leading global provider of digital map data for vehicle navigation and location-based solutions, announced today that it has been granted early termination of the mandatory waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended... Read More

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Flow Signs Option Agreement to Acquire OMAX Corporation

December 7, 2007

KENT, Wash., Dec. 5 -- Flow International Corporation (NASDAQ:FLOW), the world's leading developer and manufacturer of industrial waterjet machines used for cutting and cleaning applications around the world, announced that it has signed an exclusive option agreement to negotiate the acquisition of OMAX... Read More

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Tecta America Corp. Acquires Weiss & Woolrich

December 7, 2007

Nation's Largest Roofing Company Continues Growth in Florida SKOKIE, Ill., Dec. 4 / -- Tecta America Corp., the nation's largest roofing company, announces the acquisition of Weiss & Woolrich (WW), one of Florida's largest roofing contracting firms. The acquisition further enhances Tecta America's position as the... Read More

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AAR Completes Acquisition of Summa Technology, Inc.

December 7, 2007

WOOD DALE, Ill., Dec. 3 -- AAR CORP. (NYSE:AIR) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Summa Technology, Inc., ("Summa"), a leading provider of high-end sub-systems and precision machining, fabrication, welding and engineering services. The acquisition of Summa builds upon AAR's wide range of... Read More

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Parker Hannifin Acquires Texas Thermowell Business of Bravura Ltd Broadening Range of Instrumentation Growth Opportunities

December 7, 2007

CLEVELAND, Dec. 3 / -- Parker Hannifin (NYSE: PH), the world leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that it has acquired the Texas Thermowell Industries business of Bravura, Ltd., a leader in temperature sensing protection equipment. Parker purchased the Texas Thermowell business for an... Read More

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Metastorm Acquires Spotlight Data

December 7, 2007

Global Enterprise Software Vendor Extends EA, BPA, and BPM Capabilities with New Process Discovery Tool BALTIMORE, MD - December 4, 2007 - Metastorm, a leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Business Process Analysis (BPA), and Enterprise Architecture (EA) software for aligning strategy with... Read More

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Neogen Acquires Assets of Rivard Instruments

December 7, 2007

LANSING, Mich., Dec. 4 / -- Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG) announced today that it has acquired the assets of Rivard Instruments, Inc., of Winnipeg, Canada. Rivard Instruments and Neogen's subsidiary, Ideal Instruments, Inc., are both manufacturers of detectable veterinary hypodermic needles. The acquisition... Read More

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ESCO Announces Closing of Doble Acquisition

December 7, 2007

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 3 -- ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) today announced that it has completed its $319 million acquisition of Doble Engineering Company. Doble, headquartered in Watertown, Massachusetts, is a worldwide leader in providing high-end, diagnostic test solutions for the electric utility industry. The... Read More

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Energy West, Incorporated Acquires Bangor, Maine Distribution Company

December 7, 2007

GREAT FALLS, Mont., Dec. 3 -- ENERGY WEST, INCORPORATED (NASDAQ:EWST), a natural gas and energy marketing company, announced today that it has acquired Penobscot Natural Gas Company, Inc. for a purchase price of approximately $226,000 effective December 1, 2007. Penobscot Natural Gas is the parent company of Bangor... Read More

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WESCO International, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Monti Electric Supply, Inc.

December 7, 2007

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 4 -- WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC), a leading provider of electrical MRO products, construction materials, and advanced integrated supply procurement outsourcing services, today announced that it has acquired the assets of Monti Electric Supply, Inc. headquartered in Waveland, Mississippi... Read More

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Nokia Acquires Avvenu for Mobile Access and Share Technologies

December 7, 2007

Provides Anytime, Anywhere Access to Personal and Office Files AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, December 4/ -- Nokia (NYSE:NOK) and Avvenu today announced that they have signed an agreement under which Nokia will acquire Avvenu http://www.avvenu.com. Avvenu provides Internet services that allow anyone to use their... Read More

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Decorator Industries, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Doris Lee Draperies

December 7, 2007

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Dec. 3 -- Decorator Industries, Inc. (AMEX:DII), a supplier of interior furnishings for recreational vehicles ("RV"), manufactured housing ("MH") and the hospitality industry, today announced it has acquired certain assets of Doris Lee Draperies ("Doris Lee") for approximately $825,000... Read More

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Decision Resources Inc. to Acquire Wood Mackenzie's Life Sciences Business

December 7, 2007

Acquisition Will Accelerate Decision Resources Inc.'s Commercial Expertise Growth and Add Animal Health Research to its Portfolio WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 4 -- Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, announced today that it... Read More

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BSG Alliance Announces Acquisition of New Paradigm

December 6, 2007

Renowned Business/Technology Innovation Visionary Don Tapscott and His New Paradigm Group Acquired by BSG Alliance to Enable Next Generation Enterprises AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 29 - BSG Alliance Corporation, creator of a unique platform of services and tools to enable organizations to become next generation... Read More