Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership Expands Offerings in the Rubber Diaphragm Markets through the Acquisition of the Assets of Precision Industries Corporation

November 13, 2007

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Oct. 31 / -- Freudenberg-NOK General Partnership announced today that it has acquired the assets of Precision Industries Corporation of Germantown, Wisconsin, a developer and manufacturer of specialized custom diaphragms. This acquisition provides Freudenberg-NOK with the desired fabric reinforced... Read More

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Autodesk Announces Acquisition of Hanna Strategies

November 13, 2007

International software development firm strengthens Autodesk global development team SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 31 / -- Autodesk, Inc. today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Hanna Strategies, an engineering services firm that offers software development with centers in Shanghai, China, Atlanta... Read More

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Iron Mountain to Acquire Stratify, Inc.

November 13, 2007

Acquisition Strengthens Iron Mountain Digital's eDiscovery and Investigation Services BOSTON and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 31 -- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM), the global leader in information protection and storage services, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Stratify, Inc... Read More

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IBM to Acquire Princeton Softech to Enhance Information on Demand Strategy

November 13, 2007

ARMONK, N.Y. - 03 Aug 2007: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has entered into an agreement for IBM to acquire Princeton Softech Inc., a privately held company based in Princeton, New Jersey, that provides leading data archiving, test data management, data privacy and data classification and discovery software... Read More

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Loral and PSP Investments Complete CAD 3.25 Billion Acquisition of Telesat Canada

November 13, 2007

Loral Skynet and Telesat Combine To Form Premier Global Fixed Satellite Service Provider Loral To Restructure Corporate Functions NEW YORK, Oct. 31 -- Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:LORL) today announced that the CAD 3.25 billion acquisition of Telesat Canada by Loral and the Public Sector Pension... Read More

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IBM Acquires WebDialogs to Expand Web Conferencing Capabilities in Industry-Leading Lotus Sametime

November 13, 2007

ARMONK, NY - 22 Aug 2007: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has acquired WebDialogs, Inc., a Billerica, Massachusetts-based, privately held provider of Web conferencing and communications services, with more than 500,000 users worldwide. Financial details were not disclosed. WebDialogs offers online meeting and... Read More

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Audiovox Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Technuity, Inc.

November 13, 2007

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Nov. 1 / -- Audiovox Corporation announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Audiovox Accessories Corporation (AAC) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Technuity, Inc. for a purchase price of $16.5 million, plus the repayment of $4 million of debt and an earn-out if certain sales and... Read More

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Graphel Corporation Announces Merger With Carbon Products, Inc.

November 12, 2007

WEST CHESTER, OHIO: Graphel Corporation announces a merger with Carbon Products, Inc., of Ramsey, Minnesota and Germantown, Wisconsin. Graphel Corporation, in existence since 1965, offers its customers a full range of graphite machining and EDM services, as well as design, concurrent, and reverse engineering... Read More

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X-Rite to Acquire Pantone, Inc. Extending Reach in the Color Industry

November 12, 2007

Acquisition expected to leverage X-Rite's worldwide leadership in color hardware, software and services with Pantone's innovations in color standards and color communication Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 23, 2007 - X-Rite, Incorporated (Nasdaq: XRIT) a leading provider of color solutions for measuring... Read More

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HP Broadens Presence in Wide-Format Printing

November 12, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2007 - HP today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MacDermid ColorSpan Inc., a manufacturer of wide-format digital inkjet printers, from MacDermid Printing Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of privately held MacDermid Incorporated, which is based in Denver. Based in... Read More

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Arrow Electronics Completes Acquisition of Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB

November 12, 2007

Expands Software Solutions Business in Europe MELVILLE, N.Y., Sep 04, 2007 - Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB ("Centia/AKS") for a purchase price of approximately $32 million, including the... Read More

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire Pavilion Technologies

November 9, 2007

Acquisition expands process automation software offerings MILWAUKEE, Oct. 25, 2007 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Pavilion Technologies, Inc., a privately held company that is a recognized leader in advanced process control, production... Read More

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Universal Lighting Technologies Enters Acquisition Agreement

November 9, 2007

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 26, 2007) - Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in the design and manufacture of high-efficiency lighting ballasts and control systems, has entered into an acquisition agreement with Matsushita Electric Works, Ltd.(hereinafter referred to as MEW) (TSE: 6991). Through this... Read More

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Danaher and Tektronix Announce Expiration of HSR Act Waiting Period in Connection with Tender Offer

November 9, 2007

WASHINGTON and BEAVERTON, Ore., Oct. 31 -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) and Tektronix, Inc. (NYSE:TEK) jointly announced today the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, applicable to the tender offer by an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of... Read More

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Kaydon Corporation Announces Acquisition of Avon Bearings Corporation

November 8, 2007

Ann Arbor, Michigan - October 29, 2007 Kaydon Corporation today announced that it has acquired Avon Bearings Corporation ("Avon") in a cash transaction valued at $55 million. The acquisition of Avon is expected to be accretive to Kaydon's earnings within the first full year of ownership and immediately accretive... Read More

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SATO America, Inc. Signs Agreement to Acquire TrakIT Systems, Inc.

November 8, 2007

CHARLOTTE, NC - November 1, 2007 - SATO America, Inc., a global leader in barcode printing, labeling, and EPC/RFID solutions, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire TrakIT Systems, Inc., a privately held corporation based in Nashville, Tennessee. TrakIT is a leading global provider of end-to-end... Read More

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CACI Completes Acquisition of Dragon Development Corporation

November 8, 2007

Expands CACI's Services and Solutions for Intelligence Community ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 1 - CACI International Inc (NYSE:CAI) announced today that it has completed its transaction to acquire Dragon Development Corporation (DDC). DDC provides professional, technical, and engineering services to the Intelligence... Read More

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Extech Instruments Announces Agreement to Be Acquired by Flir Systems Inc.

November 8, 2007

Acquisition by world leader in thermal imaging and stabilized camera systems will create new opportunities in distribution, product development and branding Extech Instruments, a major supplier of test and measurement equipment and portable receipt printers with distribution in over 90 countries, announces that the... Read More

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HP Completes Tender Offer for Opsware Inc.; Expects to Complete Acquisition within Several Days

November 8, 2007

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 17, 2007 HP today announced that it has completed its tender offer for Opsware Inc. HP's tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of Opsware expired at 5 p.m., New York City time, on September 14, 2007. As of that time, approximately 104.2 million shares, representing approximately... Read More

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Parker Hannifin Acquires Aerospace Equipment Manufacturer Shaw Aero Devices, Inc.

November 7, 2007

CLEVELAND, Nov. 1 / -- Parker Hannifin Corporation's(NYSE: PH) Parker Aerospace today announced that it has acquired Shaw Aero Devices, Inc. a producer of aerospace components and equipment. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Based in Naples, Florida, Shaw Aero Devices, Inc. was founded in 1956 and has 250... Read More