Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Valley National Gases Acquires Allegheny Welding and Industrial Supply

October 12, 2007

WASHINGTON, Pa., Oct. 3 / -- Valley National Gases, LLC announced today the acquisition of Allegheny Welding and Industrial Supply Inc., an industrial gas and welding supply distributor with operating locations in Johnstown, Greensburg and McKeesport, Pennsylvania. Michael Ziegler, Chief Executive Officer, stated... Read More

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Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Acquires Haptogen Ltd. to Boost Biotechnology Drug Discovery

October 12, 2007

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., Oct. 5 -- Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, a division of Wyeth (NYSE:WYE), announced today the signing of a definitive agreement under which it has acquired Haptogen Ltd., a Scottish company based in Aberdeen that is focused on the discovery of biopharmaceutical therapies. This acquisition significantly... Read More

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Acquires Logistics Provider to Strengthen Clinical Trials Management Services

October 12, 2007

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 3 /-- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. today announced that it has acquired Priority Solutions International, a leading third-party logistics provider to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries, following anti-trust clearance. Priority Solutions was previously majority-owned by Arsenal Capital... Read More

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Air Methods Completes Acquisition of FSS Airholdings, Inc., Parent Company of CJ Systems Aviation Group, Inc.

October 11, 2007

DENVER, Oct. 1 /-- Air Methods Corporation (NASDAQ:AIRM), the largest air medical transportation company in the world, announced today that the Company has completed its acquisition of 100% of the outstanding common stock of FSS Airholdings, Inc. (parent company of CJ Systems Aviation Group, Inc., or "CJ") based in... Read More

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BSG Alliance Acquires Business Simulation Software and Services Provider, Industrial Science, LLC

October 11, 2007

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 3 /-- BSG Alliance Corporation, the platform for Next Generation Enterprises, On Demand, today announced it has acquired Houston-based Industrial Science, LLC and integrated the company's advanced, business-simulation frameworks and technology into the BSG Alliance on-demand applications... Read More

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CACI Announces Intent to Acquire Dragon Development Corporation

October 11, 2007

Acquisition to Expand CACI's Support for Intelligence Community ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 3 /-- CACI International Inc (NYSE:CAI) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Dragon Development Corporation (DDC). DDC is a rapidly growing, leading provider of professional, technical, and... Read More

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LivePerson Completes Acquisition of Kasamba, Inc.

October 11, 2007

Combined company will provide a platform enabling delivery of trusted expert advice to online consumers NEW YORK, Oct. 3 / -- LivePerson, Inc., a provider of online conversion solutions, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Kasamba, Inc., a leading online provider of live expert advice delivered to... Read More

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ev3 and FoxHollow Technologies Announce Completion of Merger

October 11, 2007

PLYMOUTH, Minn. and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 4 /-- ev3 Inc. (NASDAQ:EVVV) and FoxHollow Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXH) announced today the successful completion of their previously announced merger under which ev3 has now acquired all the outstanding shares of FoxHollow common stock, resulting in FoxHollow... Read More

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Canadian Pacific Completes Acquisition of DM&E Railroad

October 11, 2007

CALGARY, Oct. 4 /-- Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX/NYSE: CP) announced today that it has completed the transaction to acquire Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corporation and its subsidiaries (DM&E). The agreement was previously announced on September 4, 2007. The transaction is subject to review and... Read More

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Energy West Announces the Completion of Acquisition of North Carolina Distribution Properties

October 11, 2007

Announces Audited Earnings and Files 10-K GREAT FALLS, Mont., Oct. 1 / -- Energy West, Incorporated (NASDAQ:EWST), a natural gas and energy marketing company serving the Rocky Mountain states, announced today that it had completed the acquisition of Frontier Utilities of North Carolina, Inc. The purchase price... Read More

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Metal Supermarkets Acquires Metal Express

October 11, 2007

Metal Supermarkets Corporation® (MSC) is pleased to announce that effective October 2, 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... Read More

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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