Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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

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Avaya Announces Stockholder Approval of Acquisition of the Company

October 9, 2007

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Sept. 28 / -- Avaya Inc. (NYSE:AV), a leading global provider of business communications applications, software and services, today announced that, at the company's special meeting of stockholders held Friday, September 28, 2007, in Wilmington, Delaware, the company's stockholders voted to adopt... Read More

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Arch Coal Acquires Coal Reserves in Illinois

October 9, 2007

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 1 / -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today announced that on September 28, 2007 it acquired approximately 157 million tons of recoverable coal reserves and significant surface acreage in the Illinois Basin from International Coal Group, Inc. for approximately $38.9 million. Located in Perry and... Read More

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AT&T Announces Agreement to Acquire Interwise - Leading IP Voice/Video/Web Conferencing Provider

October 9, 2007

$121 Million Acquisition Will Bolster AT&T's Position in Conferencing and Collaboration SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 1 / -- AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced today that it has agreed, through one of its subsidiaries, to acquire privately held Interwise(R), a leading global provider of voice, Web and video conferencing services... Read More

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Audiovox Announces the Acquisition of Incaar, Ltd.

October 9, 2007

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Oct. 1 / -- Audiovox Corporation (NASDAQ:VOXX) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Audiovox German Holdings GmbH, has acquired Incaar, Ltd., a premium multimedia systems company based in the United Kingdom for approximately $402,000, in addition to a maximum contingent earn out payment... Read More

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Konica Minolta Strengthens Its Presence in Alabama with Acquisition of White Industries

October 9, 2007

RAMSEY, NJ - July 31, 2007 - Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced that it has acquired White Industries Inc. of Bessemer, AL, strengthening its position as a leading provider of advanced imaging and networking technologies in the Alabama marketplace. Founded in 1988 by... Read More

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U.S. Concrete Announces Acquisition of Architectural Precast, L.L.C. and Reorganization of Pre-Cast Concrete Operations

October 8, 2007

HOUSTON, Oct. 1 / -- U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMIX) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Architectural Precast, L.L.C. ("API"). Located in Middleburg, Pennsylvania, API is a leading designer and manufacturer of premium quality architectural and structural pre-cast concrete products serving... Read More

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UTC Power Acquires Dome-Tech Group

October 8, 2007

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., Oct. 1 / -- UTC Power, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, today announced it has acquired Dome- Tech Group, a national energy consulting firm based in Edison, New Jersey, and New York City. Financial terms were not disclosed. Dome-Tech optimizes building system performance to... Read More

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Mylan Completes Acquisition of Generics Business of Merck KGaA

October 8, 2007

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 2 -- Mylan (NYSE:MYL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Merck KGaA's generics business ("Merck Generics") to become one of the largest quality generics and specialty pharmaceuticals companies in the world. Mylan and Merck KGaA initially announced the signing of a definitive... Read More

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Subex Azure Consolidates OSS Standing With Syndesis Integration

October 8, 2007

BANGALORE, India, October 1 -- Subex Azure Ltd, a leading global provider of Operations Support Systems (OSS) solutions for telecom operators, announced today that it has completed 180 days of successful integration of Syndesis Ltd, a leading provider of telecom OSS solutions, with recognised leadership in... Read More

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West Virginia Investor Group Acquires Charles Ryan Associates

October 8, 2007

CHARLESTON, W.Va., Oct. 1 / -- A West Virginia investment group led by Henry Harmon, President and CEO of Triana Energy, today announced it has purchased Charles Ryan Associates, the state's largest and oldest public relations/advertising firm. According to Harmon, the final signing and closing of the transactions... Read More