Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Kyocera Mita Corporation Sets Stage for Aggressive Document Solutions Technology Development through Strategic Acquisition of Peerless' Intellectual Property

January 16, 2008

Purchase of Intellectual Property, Assets To Spur Market Share Growth, Accelerate Global R&D Pipeline OSAKA, JAPAN, Jan. 10, 2008 - Kyocera Mita Corporation (www.kyoceramita.com), a group company of Kyocera Corporation, and one of the world's largest manufacturers of office information equipment, including... Read More

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Dow Polyurethanes Completes Acquisition of Edulan A/S

January 16, 2008

Midland, MI - November 05, 2007 The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Edulan A/S, an independent polyurethane (PU) systems house specializing in rigid foam and elastomer formulation technologies. In addition to Edulan's business and production facility in Denmark... Read More

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Cisco Systems to Acquire Navini Networks for $330 Million

January 16, 2008

OYSTER BAY, NY-Cisco Systems has announced that it will acquire Navini Networks for $330 million. "This provides a way for Cisco to expand its wireless networking solutions from WLAN only to include WMAN and WAAN as well," comments Philip Solis, principal mobile broadband analyst at ABI Research. "4G networks move... Read More

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Tuthill Coupling Group Acquires Quickseal Product Line

January 16, 2008

BEREA, Ohio - December 20, 2007 - Tuthill Coupling Group, which manufactures Hansen and Coupleurs Gromelle quick connect couplings, has acquired the QUICKSEAL line of leak testing and pressure vessel testing equipment from Tuthill Pump Group. For over 40 years, QUICKSEAL has been an industry leader in providing... Read More

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EMS, Escort Memory Systems, Officially Merges With Datalogic Automation

January 16, 2008

Datalogic Automation officially merges the Escort Memory Systems' Scotts Valley, CA office into the Datalogic Automation, Inc. office in Hebron, KY Hebron, KY January 14, 2008. Datalogic Automation is pleased to announce that as of January 1st, 2008, the Escort Memory Systems (EMS) Americas' organization, with... Read More

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CSC Completes Acquisition of First Consulting Group

January 16, 2008

Acquisition Advances CSC's Growth Strategy, Increasing CSC's Domestic and Offshore Healthcare Expertise and Service Delivery Capabilities EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 14 / -- Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE:CSC) today announced that the company has completed its acquisition of First Consulting Group (NASDAQ:FCGI... Read More

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ORSYP Completes Management Buyout (MBO) with Private Equity Firm Argos Soditic to Accelerate Its Quest to Go Global

January 16, 2008

PARIS LA DEFENSE, January 14 -- ORSYP, worldwide provider of enterprise job scheduling solutions and IT Services, today announced that it has completed a Management Buyout (MBO) with the European private equity firm Argos Soditic. This announcement comes as part of ORSYP's decision to fuel its geographic expansion... Read More

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Dow Canada Finalizes Sale of Western Canada Caustic Soda Business to Univar

January 16, 2008

Midland, MI - December 03, 2007 Dow Chemical Canada Inc. (Dow Canada) announced today it has finalized the sale of Dow's caustic soda business in Western Canada to Univar Canada Ltd. This sale, initially announced in August, includes the West Coast Distribution Centre (WCDC) terminal assets which consist of marine... Read More

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Checkpoint Systems, Inc. Announces Acquisition

January 16, 2008

Acquisition of Alpha S3 Business Creates Leader in Shrink Management Solutions THOROFARE, N.J. -- Nov. 1, 2007--Checkpoint Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CKP), a leading manufacturer and marketer of identification, tracking, security and merchandising solutions for the retail industry and its supply chain, today announced... Read More

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Delta Petroleum Corporation Announces Strategic Investment in Company by Tracinda Corporation

January 16, 2008

Tracinda to Invest $684 Million to Acquire 35% of Company DENVER and LOS ANGELES, Dec. 31 / -- Delta Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ:DPTR), an independent energy exploration and development company ("Delta" or the "Company") has entered into a strategic financing agreement with Tracinda Corporation ("Tracinda"), a... Read More

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Avista Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging

January 15, 2008

NEW YORK, Jan. 8 -- Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) and Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, announced today that Avista has completed its acquisition of Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Imaging, a business unit of Bristol-Myers Squibb. Bristol- Myers Squibb Medical Imaging is a leading... Read More

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Trimble Acquires Engineering and Construction Accessories Company

January 15, 2008

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 10 / -- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today it has acquired privately-held Crain Enterprises, Inc. of Mound City, Illinois, in an all-cash transaction. Crain is a leading manufacturer of accessories for the geomatics, surveying, mapping, and construction industries. Financial terms were not... Read More

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ATK to Acquire Information Systems and Geospatial Businesses of MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates

January 15, 2008

Strategic Acquisition Creates an International, Full-spectrum Space Company to Provide Mission Critical Information Solutions Acquisition Expected to Accelerate Long-term Sales and Earnings Growth MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 8 / -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE:ATK) announced today that it has negotiated definitive agreements... Read More

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Deep Down Announces Funding of Mako Technologies Acquisition

January 15, 2008

HOUSTON, Jan. 9 - Deep Down, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: DPDW) today announced that it has closed on its anticipated additional $6,000,000 in debt financing with Prospect Capital Corporation to fund its acquisition of Mako Technologies, Inc. ("Mako"). Headquartered in Morgan City, Louisiana, Mako serves the growing... Read More

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GE Inspection Technologies Completes Acquisition of Phoenix X-Ray

January 15, 2008

Acquisition expands GE Inspection Technologies' X-ray offerings to include 3D CT, micro- and nano-technology systems Billerica, MA, USA - October 26, 2007 - GE Inspection Technologies, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Phoenix X-ray, a leader in... Read More

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Hillman Acquires All Points

January 15, 2008

CINCINNATI, Dec. 28 -- The Hillman Companies, Inc. (AMEX:HLM_P) (the "Company" or "Hillman"), announced today that its Hillman Group, Inc. subsidiary purchased All Points Industries, Inc.("All Points"), a Pompano Beach, Florida based distributor of commercial and residential fasteners and related products. Annual... Read More

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Genesee & Wyoming Completes Acquisition of Maryland Midland Railway

January 15, 2008

GREENWICH, Conn., January 1, 2008 -- Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (GWI) (NYSE:GWR) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of 87.4% of Maryland Midland Railway, Inc. (Maryland Midland) for cash consideration of approximately $29.1 million, to be adjusted for final working capital. Maryland Midland, located... Read More

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Emerson Acquires the Automation Group

January 15, 2008

Acquisition expands Emerson's process control engineering and project management capabilities for refining, petrochemical and related industries AUSTIN, TEXAS (January 8, 2008) - Emerson today announced that it has acquired The Automation Group (TAG) of Houston, Texas. TAG becomes part of Emerson Process... Read More

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BOS Announces Advanced Negotiations for the Acquisition of Assets of Dimex Systems Ltd.

January 15, 2008

RISHON LEZION, Israel, December 30 - B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. ("BOS" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: BOSC) (TASE: BOSC), a leading provider of enterprise software and RFID solutions, announced today that it is the course of advanced negotiations for the acquisition of assets of Dimex Systems Ltd. ("Dimex... Read More

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Industrial Scientific Acquires DBO2

January 14, 2008

PITTSBURGH, PA, USA - 09 Jan 2008 - Industrial Scientific Corporation announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Design Build Own Operate Inc. (DBO2), a leader in measuring human error in the workplace, for an undisclosed amount. Located in San Carlos, CA, DBO2 was founded in 2001 by Barry Nelson who... Read More