Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Tecumseh Products Company Announces Agreement to Sell the Majority of Its Electrical Components Operations to Regal Beloit Corporation

July 10, 2007

TECUMSEH, Mich., July 3 -- Tecumseh Products Company (Nasdaq: TECUA; TECUB) ("Tecumseh" or the "Company") today announced that it has signed an agreement with Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC), to sell to Regal Beloit the majority of Tecumseh's Electrical Components business operations for $220 million in cash... Read More

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New Century Transportation Acquires P&P Transport, Inc.

July 10, 2007

N.J. based trucking company to be merged into New Century Transportation WESTAMPTON, N.J., June 29 -- New Century Transportation, Inc. ("NCT") announced today it has acquired New Jersey-based P&P Transport, Inc. ("P&P"). P&P, a 20-year old concern, utilizes a hybrid less-than- truckload/truckload business model to... Read More

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Huntsman to Acquire Baroda Division of Metrochem Industries

July 10, 2007

BASEL, Switzerland, July 2 / -- Huntsman Corporation today announced that its Textiles Effects business has signed an agreement to acquire the Baroda division of Metrochem Industries Ltd for $46.5 million in cash. The division to be acquired by Huntsman is a textile dyes and intermediates manufacturer based in... Read More

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Garmin® Completes Acquisition of GPS GmbH

July 10, 2007

German Distributor becomes Garmin Deutschland CAYMAN ISLANDS, July 2 /-- Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of GPS Gesellschaft fur Professionelle Satellitennavigation mbH, the exclusive distributor of Garmin's consumer products in Germany. The company will be renamed... Read More

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Consolidated Graphics Acquires Pikes Peak Lithographing Co. in Colorado Springs, Colorado

July 10, 2007

HOUSTON, July 3 -- Consolidated Graphics, Inc. (NYSE:CGX) announced today that it has acquired Pikes Peak Lithographing Co. in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Pikes Peak is a boutique commercial printing company offering high quality large format sheetfed printing. The company specializes in printing banners, fine art... Read More

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Genzyme Extends Tender Offer to Acquire Bioenvision, Inc.

July 10, 2007

Waives Minimum Tender Condition; 100 Percent of Preferred Shares Now Tendered CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 2 /-- Genzyme Corporation (NASDAQ:GENZ) announced today that it is waiving the condition to its tender offer that it acquire at least 50 percent of the outstanding shares of common stock of Bioenvision, Inc... Read More

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Dow Acquires Wolff Walsrode from Bayer

July 10, 2007

Dow Secures Application Expertise and Broader Cellulosics Offering for End-use Segments MIDLAND, Mich. and LEVERKUSEN, Germany, July 2 /-- The Dow Chemical Company and the Bayer Group today announced the closing of Dow's acquisition of Wolff Walsrode. The purchase price of EUR 540 million (approximately USD 725... Read More

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Hanson Pipe & Precast Acquires Austin-Based Texas Concrete Products

July 10, 2007

Acquisition Expands Company's Capacity in South Texas DALLAS, July 3 / -- Hanson Pipe & Precast today announced the acquisition of Austin-based Tullos, Inc., which operates under the business name Texas Concrete Products (TCP). The facility produces thin wall knock out boxes, storm inlets and other precast storm... Read More

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CMP Technology Acquires How Machines Work Corporation, Developer of State-of- the-Art Interactive Online Environments

July 10, 2007

How Machines Work Strengthens CMP's Next Generation Media Strategy MANHASSET, N.Y., July 3 -- CMP Technology, a targeted media and marketing solutions company serving the technology industry, today announced that it has acquired How Machines Work Corporation (http://www.howmachineswork.com/), a leading designer... Read More

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Honeywell Completes Acquisition of Dimensions International

July 10, 2007

Successful Integration Expands Ability to Provide Comprehensive, Cost-Competitive Solutions for DoD Equipment Reset Challenges PHOENIX, July 3 / -- Honeywell announced today that it has completed its acquisition of defense logistics leader Dimensions International for $230 million after recently receiving... Read More

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Shell Subsidiary, Coral Energy, Closes on Acquisition of Avista Energy's Operating Assets

July 10, 2007

HOUSTON, July 2 /-- Shell subsidiary, Coral Energy Holding, L.P. and certain of its subsidiaries (Coral Energy), today announced that it has closed on its acquisition of substantially all operating assets of Avista Energy, Inc., which were integrated into Coral Energy following the closing of the transaction on June... Read More

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Solomon Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Unipower

July 10, 2007

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., July 2 /-- Solomon Technologies, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: SOLM) announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to acquire Unipower Corporation, a Coral Springs, Florida based manufacturer of power supplies and related equipment for telecom, datacom, network equipment and industrial... Read More

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Oldcastle Glass® Acquires the Vistawall Group

July 10, 2007

Creates North America's Largest Manufacturer of Architectural Glass and Aluminum Glazing Systems SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 2 / -- Oldcastle GlassĀ® has acquired the Vistawall Group for a total consideration of US$190 million. Vistawall is a leading vertically-integrated manufacturer of a broad range of... Read More

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Dynatronics Acquires Six Key Distributors

July 10, 2007

Company Revenues Projected to Jump 80 Percent SALT LAKE CITY, July 2 -- Dynatronics Corporation (NASDAQ:DYNT) today announced that on June 30, 2007 and July 2, 2007, Dynatronics acquired six of its key independent distributors; Rajala Therapy Sales Associates of Pleasanton, California; Responsive Providers, Inc... Read More

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TMNG Global Announces Sale by Significant Stockholder in Private Transaction

July 10, 2007

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 2 -- TMNG Global (NASDAQ:TMNG), a leading provider of management consulting services to the global communications, media and entertainment industries, today announced that Behrman Capital has completed a privately negotiated transaction under which a group of investment firms acquired... Read More

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LivePerson to Acquire Kasamba, Inc.

July 9, 2007

LivePerson Expands Into the Consumer Market by Acquiring One of the World's Largest Communities of Chat-Based Paid Experts Teleconference to Be Held On Tuesday, June 26 at 9:00 a.m. EDT NEW YORK, June 25 /-- LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN), a provider of online conversion solutions, today announced an agreement to... Read More

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M-Flex Announces WBL Shareholders Vote Against Accepting the MFS Technology Offer

July 9, 2007

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 26 /-- Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:MFLX), a leading global provider of high-quality, technologically advanced flexible printed circuit and value-added component assembly solutions to the electronics industry, announced today that according to WBL Corporation Limited ("WBL"), the... Read More

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AT&T to Acquire Dobson Communications, Expand Wireless Coverage

July 9, 2007

Acquisition to Improve Network Coverage for Customers in Rural and Suburban Areas, Create Value for Stockholders SAN ANTONIO, June 29 -- Underscoring its interest in serving the rural market, AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced today that it will acquire Dobson Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DCEL), a provider of... Read More

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American Tire Distributors Acquires Martino Tire Wholesale Distribution Centers

July 9, 2007

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 3 -- American Tire Distributors, Inc. ("American Tire Distributors") announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the wholesale distribution centers of Martino Tire ("Martino Tire"). This will further enhance American Tire Distributors' service to tire retailers across the state... Read More

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Avista Energy Sale to Coral Energy Finalized

July 9, 2007

SPOKANE, Wash., July 2 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE:AVA) today announced the closing of the sale of substantially all of the contracts and ongoing operations of Avista Energy, Inc., a subsidiary of Avista Corp., to Coral Energy Holding, L.P., and certain of its subsidiaries (Coral Energy), a subsidiary of Shell. The... Read More