Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Cooper Announces Acquisitions of GS Metals and Clarity Lighting

December 14, 2007

Continues to transition product portfolio towards more technology-oriented and end-user specified solutions HOUSTON, December 11, 2007 -- Cooper Industries, Ltd. (NYSE:CBE) today announced that it has acquired Illinois-based GS Metals, a leading manufacturer of customized metal safety grating systems, bolted... Read More

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eOn Communications to Purchase Cortelco Systems Holding Corporation

December 14, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 11 / -- eOn Communications Corporation(TM) (NASDAQ:EONC), a leading provider of telecommunications solutions today announced that the Company has executed a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger to acquire Cortelco Systems Holding Corporation ("Cortelco") for up to $11,000,000 in stock and... Read More

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Inverness Medical Innovations Proposes to Acquire BBI Holdings Plc

December 14, 2007

WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 11 -- Inverness Medical Innovations (AMEX:IMA) and BBI Holdings Plc today announced that they have reached agreement on a proposal for Inverness to acquire all of BBI's outstanding share capital. BBI, located in the United Kingdom, specializes in the development and manufacture of non-invasive... Read More

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Iomega Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire ExcelStor Group

December 14, 2007

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 12 -- Iomega Corporation (NYSE:IOM) today announced that it has entered into a definitive share purchase agreement to acquire ExcelStor Great Wall Technology Limited, a Cayman Islands company, and Shenzhen ExcelStor Technology Limited, a PRC company (collectively, with their subsidiaries... Read More

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JDSU to Acquire American Bank Note Holographics, Inc.

December 14, 2007

JDSU Builds Comprehensive Overt Security Solutions Portfolio With Market Leading Security Hologram Technologies MILPITAS, Calif. and ROBBINSVILLE, N.J., Dec. 11 -- JDSU (Nasdaq: JDSU; and TSX: JDU) and American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. ("ABNH") (BULLETIN BOARD: ABHH) today announced a definitive agreement for... Read More

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STMicroelectronics to Acquire Genesis Microchip

December 14, 2007

Acquisition strengthens STMicroelectronics's position as a semiconductor technology leader in the consumer electronics market GENEVA, Switzerland and SANTA CLARA, California, December 11, 2007 - STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) and Genesis Microchip Inc. (NASDAQ:GNSS) announced today that they have entered into a... Read More

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LGInternational Signs Agreement to Acquire United Colours, Penang Malaysia

December 14, 2007

Portland, OR, December 10, 2007 - LGInternational, manufacturer of advanced labeling solutions, today announced that LGInternational has signed a definitive agreement to acquire United Colours, a Malaysian manufacturer of labels and die cut components. The acquisition is expected to be final within 60 days, subject... Read More

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Omnicell Completes Acquisition of Rioux Vision, Inc.

December 14, 2007

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 12 -- Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ:OMCL), a leading provider of system solutions to acute healthcare facilities, today announced it has completed the acquisition of mobile cart technologies leader, Rioux Vision, Inc. under terms of a definitive agreement announced on November 30, 2007. Rioux... Read More

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ArvinMeritor Expands Its Remanufacturing Operations Through Acquisition of Canadian-Based Mascot Truck Parts Ltd.

December 14, 2007

TROY, Mich., Dec. 11 / -- ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE:ARM) has entered into an agreement to acquire Mascot Truck Parts Ltd., a major remanufacturer of transmissions, drive axle carriers, steering gears and drivelines, based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Mascot's 170... Read More

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Softchoice Corporation Acquires Software Plus

December 14, 2007

TORONTO, Dec. 11 -- Softchoice Corporation (TSX: SO), a leading North American provider of technology solutions and services, has taken the next step in implementing its growth strategy by acquiring Software Plus, the largest corporate reseller of computer software in the U.S. Midwest and the industry's ninth... Read More

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Eagle Ventures International, Inc. Acquires Envirogenex International, Inc.

December 12, 2007

EAGLE, Idaho, Dec. 5 / -- Eagle Ventures International, Inc. ("the Company") (OTC Pink Sheets: EGVI) announces that it's wholly owned Nevada subsidiary has merged with Envirogenex International, Inc. ("Envirogenex"). As a result of the transaction, Envirogenex became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company... Read More

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Sealed Air Completes Acquisition of Dow Chemical's Ethafoam(TM) Business

December 12, 2007

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., Friday, November 16, 2007 - Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of certain assets relating to The Dow Chemical Company's ETHAFOAM(TM) and related polyethylene foam product lines, further accelerating sales and expanding its global presence in... Read More

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

December 12, 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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EDAC Technologies Announces Proposed Acquisition of Repair Business Unit

December 12, 2007

FARMINGTON, Conn., Dec. 5 / -- EDAC Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:EDAC) announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with MTU Aero Engines North America, Inc. ("MTU"). Under the agreement, EDAC Technologies will purchase the assets of MTU's Repair Business Unit, including its facility... Read More

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Image Sensing Systems Purchases Assets of EIS and Announces Expanded Strategy

December 12, 2007

Acquisition Brings ISS Leading Radar-Based Traffic Detection Product Complementary technology first step towards 'hybrid' offerings and addressing adjacent markets SAINT PAUL, Minn., Dec. 6 -- Image Sensing Systems, Inc. ("ISS" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:ISNS) announced today that it has purchased selected assets... Read More

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Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. Closes Acquisition of New Fabrication Facility

December 11, 2007

Company Purchases 51,700 Sq. Ft. For Fabrication, Warehousing & Offices MIDLAND, Texas, Dec. 10 -- Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. (AMEX:NGS), a leading provider of gas compression equipment and services to the natural gas industry, announces that on December 6, 2007 it closed the previously announced acquisition... Read More

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Pregis Corporation Acquires European Honeycomb Manufacturer

December 11, 2007

DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 3 - Pregis Corporation announced today that it has acquired all of the outstanding share capital of Besin International B.V., for approximately $18.0 million in cash, including estimated direct costs of the acquisition. The transaction was financed with cash-on-hand. Besin is a leading... Read More

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Nokia Completes the Avvenu Acquisition

December 11, 2007

ESPOO, Finland, December 5 - Nokia (NYSE:NOK) today announced that it has now completed its acquisition of Avvenu http://www.avvenu.com, initially announced on December 4, 2007. Avvenu is a company providing secure remote access and private sharing technology that allows users to access and view PC files remotely... Read More

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UC RUSAL and ONEXIM Group Aim to Create Russian Diversified Global Mining Leader

December 11, 2007

Moscow, 23 November 2007 - United Company RUSAL, the world's largest aluminium and alumina producer, and ONEXIM Group, the largest shareholder in MMC Norilsk Nickel, the world's leading base metals and PGM producer, are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement whereby UC RUSAL will acquire from ONEXIM... Read More

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Focus Media to Acquire China In-store Digital Advertising Network Operator CGEN

December 11, 2007

SHANGHAI, China, Dec. 10 -- Focus Media Holding Limited (NASDAQ:FMCN), China's largest digital media group, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CGEN Digital Media Company Limited, a leading operator of an in-store digital advertising network in China. This transaction would... Read More