Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Commercial Vehicle Group Announces Acquisition of PEKM

October 11, 2007

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Oct. 1 /-- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGI) announced today that it has acquired all of the outstanding common stock of PEKM Kabeltechnik s.r.o. ("PEKM"), an electronic wire harness manufacturer primarily for the commercial truck market, from the Prettl Group, a family-owned... Read More

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Energizer Holdings, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Playtex Products, Inc.

October 11, 2007

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 1 / -- Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ENR), announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Playtex Products, Inc. (NYSE:PYX) for $18.30 per share in cash plus the assumption of Playtex's debt. Shareholders of Playtex approved the merger of Playtex with a wholly owned subsidiary of... Read More

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Ness Technologies Acquires MS9 Consulting

October 11, 2007

HACKENSACK, New Jersey, October 3 -- Ness Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSTC), a global provider of information technology services and solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of MS9 Consulting LLC, a privately-held IT services company based in the United States with a strong presence in the... Read More

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NME Inc. to Acquire FKH Electronic A.S. in Central Europe

October 11, 2007

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3 /-- New Medium Enterprises (NME) (BULLETIN BOARD: NMEN) -- today announced that FKH Electronic A.S. with headquarters in Slovakia, have agreed to be acquired by New Medium Enterprises Inc. for US$ 11 million. The estimated time of completion is the Q4 in 2007. FKH Electronic A.S. is a leading... Read More

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SPX Service Solutions Completes Acquisition of Matra-Werke GmbH

October 11, 2007

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 1 -- SPX (NYSE:SPW) Service Solutions today announced it has completed the acquisition of Matra-Werke GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of KION Group GmbH located in Wiesbaden, Germany. SPX first announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the company on August 29. "This... Read More

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AMX Acquires UK-Based ProCon Technology

October 11, 2007

Acquisition Will Enable AMX to Expand Its Product Offerings into Smaller Classrooms, Conference Rooms and Other Environments RICHARDSON, Texas, Oct. 2 /-- AMX® announced today that it has acquired ProCon Technology, a UK-based manufacturer of audio/video (A/V) switching and control equipment. With this... Read More

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Comverge Expands Clean Energy Capacity Offerings with Acquisition of Leading Energy Efficiency Provider

October 11, 2007

Comverge's managed capacity now exceeds 1500 megawatts Acquisition increases Comverge expected future contracted revenues to over $250 million Provides strong foothold in New York market with 47 Megawatt ConEd contract EAST HANOVER, N.J., Oct. 1 /-- Comverge, Inc. (NASDAQ:COMV), the leading provider of clean... Read More

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NuView Systems Acquires Cort Payroll Software to Strengthen its Strategic Human Resource Management Platform

October 11, 2007

Comprehensive Payroll Capabilities Available as Both a Hosted or Licensed Application WILMINGTON, Mass., Oct. 2 /-- In a direct response to the growing trend of shifting human resource (HR) and payroll functions from disjointed point solutions to a fully integrated application, NuView Systems - developer of the... Read More

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EMC Acquires Berkeley Data Systems, Provider of Mozy Online Backup and Recovery Services

October 11, 2007

HOPKINTON, Mass., Oct. 4 /-- EMC Corporation, the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced that it has acquired Utah-based Berkeley Data Systems, Inc., a privately-held provider of online information backup and recovery services. Berkeley Data Systems provides Mozy - the industry's... Read More

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Compress Technologies, Inc. Proceeds with Acquisitions

October 11, 2007

SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 2 /-- The Board of Directors of Compress Technologies, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets: CTLG.PK) announced it has tendered an offer to purchase a related technology developer and distributor. Acquisition of this company would provide access to domestic as well as foreign markets for CTLG technology. The... Read More

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Iron Mountain Acquires RMS Services - USA, Inc.

October 10, 2007

Acquisition Expands Company's Health Information Services Portfolio with Active, Outsourced File Room Solutions BOSTON, Oct. 2 / -- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM), the global leader in information protection and storage services, today announced its acquisition of RMS Services - USA, Inc., a $27 million... Read More

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Knoll Completes Acquisition of Edelman Leather

October 10, 2007

EAST GREENVILLE, Pa., Oct. 1 / -- Knoll, Inc. (NYSE:KNL) today announced that it completed the previously announced purchase of Teddy and Arthur Edelman, Limited, purveyors of fine leathers to the residential, hospitality, aviation and contract office furniture markets. Andrew B. Cogan, Knoll CEO, reiterated, "The... Read More

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First American Announces Acquisition of Proxix Solutions

October 10, 2007

Purchase of Advanced Geospatial Technology Company Expands First American's Ability to Spatially-enable Data and Create Analytical Solutions - SANTA ANA, Calif., Oct. 1 / -- The First American Corporation (NYSE:FAF), America's largest provider of business information, announced today that it has acquired Proxix... Read More

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Inverness Medical Innovations and HemoSense Corporation Announce Expiration of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period

October 10, 2007

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 2 / -- Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. (AMEX:IMA) and HemoSense Corporation (AMEX:HEM) today announced that the waiting period required under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 with respect to Inverness' proposed acquisition of HemoSense has expired. "We are delighted... Read More

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Hardy Instruments Acquired by Roper Industries

October 10, 2007

SAN DIEGO, CA - OCTOBER 2007 - Hardy Instruments, a San Diego-based manufacturer of process weighing, vibration monitoring and tension control solutions, announces its acquisition by Roper Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ROP). Hardy Instruments has been providing superior, innovative products and excellent customer... Read More

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Flextronics Completes Acquisition of Solectron

October 10, 2007

SINGAPORE, Oct. 1 / -- Flextronics International Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Solectron Corporation (NYSE:SLR) creating the most diversified and premier global provider of advanced design and vertically integrated electronics manufacturing services ("EMS"). As a result... Read More

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Flextronics Announces Final Results of Elections for Merger Consideration

October 10, 2007

SINGAPORE, Oct. 2 / -- As previously announced, Flextronics International Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) completed its acquisition of Solectron Corporation on October 1, 2007. Flextronics today announced final results for the elections made by Solectron stockholders regarding the form of merger consideration they will receive... Read More

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Meretek Diagnostics and Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announce Completion of Merger

October 10, 2007

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 2 -- Meretek Diagnostics, Inc. and Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OAPI) today announced the completion of a merger between the two companies. The merger forms a new division of OAPI called Meretek Diagnostics Group of Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. OAPI was established in 1989 by... Read More

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ABB Sells Lummus Global to CB&I

October 9, 2007

Sale in line with group strategy to focus on core activities in power and automation ABB's core businesses continue to serve oil and gas, refining and petrochemical industries Zurich, Switzerland, August 27, 2007 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to sell its Lummus Global... Read More

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Metal Supermarket Corp Purchases Metal Mart LLC from A.M. Castle & Co.

October 9, 2007

Metal Supermarkets Corporation® (MSC) is pleased to announce that effective October 1 2007,MSC has acquired 100% of the outstanding units of Metal Mart LLC, dba Metal Express® from A. M. Castle & Co. (Castle). "Metal Express' business model closely mirrored that of Metal Supermarkets and was a natural,logical and... Read More