Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

PAREXEL Technology Alliance Enhances Clinical Supply Chain Forecasting and Management

February 23, 2007

BOSTON, Mass., Feb. 20 /-- PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ:PRXL), a leading global bio/pharmaceutical services organization, today announced an alliance between Perceptive Informatics, a PAREXEL company, and Tourtellotte Solutions, a leading provider of supply chain simulation technology, to enhance... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation Completes Acquisition of Thompson/Center Arms, Inc.

February 23, 2007

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Jan. 4: Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Nasdaq: SWHC), parent company of Smith & Wesson Corp., the legendary 154-year old company in the global business of safety, security, protection and sport, today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Thompson/Center... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation to Acquire Thompson/Center Arms, Inc

February 23, 2007

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Dec. 18: Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Nasdaq: SWHC), parent company of Smith & Wesson Corp., the legendary 154-year old company in the global business of safety, security, protection and sport, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Thompson/Center Arms... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Trimble Announces Approval of the Merger by @Road Stockholders and the Completion of the Transaction

February 23, 2007

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 16 /-- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) today announced that the stockholders of @Road, Inc. have approved and adopted the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated December 10, 2006, by and among Trimble, @Road and Roadrunner Acquisition Corp., and approved the merger. Stockholders holding approximately 72... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Rulli Rulmeca Acquires 100% of Melco

February 23, 2007

December 6, 2006, Rulli Rulmeca S.p.A., headquarters of the Rulmeca Group, announced the acquisition of Melco Conveyor Equipment, a well known South African roller manufacturer. This acquisition allows Rulmeca to enter new geographic markets (mainly Africa and Australia) and integrate Melco products into the... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

VantageMed® to be Acquired for $0.75 per Share in an All Cash Merger Transaction

February 23, 2007

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., Feb. 19 /-- VantageMed Corporation (BULLETIN BOARD: VMDC.OB) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Nightingale Informatix Corporation (TSX-V: NGH) of Ontario, Canada. Under the terms of the Agreement, VantageMed stockholders would receive cash... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

SAP Strengthens Leadership in Analytic Applications Market With Acquisition of Pilot Software

February 23, 2007

WALLDORF, Germany, Feb. 20: Addressing C-level executive requirements for comprehensive analytic applications for performance management, SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) today announced the acquisition of Pilot Software, a privately-held company specializing in strategy management software. With this "tuck-in" acquisition, SAP is... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Openwave Acquires WiderWeb

February 23, 2007

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 20: Openwave Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:OPWV), the leading independent provider of software solutions for the communications and media industries, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of WiderWeb Limited, a leading developer of mobile web access solutions. The acquisition... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Hamilton Sundstrand to Acquire France-based Dosatron International

February 23, 2007

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn., Feb. 20: Hamilton Sundstrand, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), signed an agreement to acquire Dosatron International, a leading designer and manufacturer of specialized dosing/metering pumps. Dosatron is a privately held company, and terms of the deal were not disclosed... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

UCN Closes on the Purchase of ScheduleQ Workforce Management Software

February 23, 2007

inContact® the First Unified Contact Distribution / Workforce Management Solution in the Hosted Contact Center Market SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 15 /-- UCN, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: UCNN) the leading provider of all-in-one, off-premises contact handling technology services delivered over the UCN VoIP network, today... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

KEMET Corporation to Make a Public Tender Offer for Evox Rifa

February 23, 2007

GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 19 /-- KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) and Evox Rifa Group Oyj have today entered into a combination agreement whereby KEMET, or a wholly owned subsidiary, will make a public tender offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares in Evox Rifa. The offer price for the shares in Evox... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Intertek Acquires Polychemlab from DSM

February 23, 2007

HOUSTON & GELEEN, Netherlands-- Sept. 4, 2006--Intertek Group Plc ("Intertek") has acquired from Chemelot BV ("Chemelot"), a subsidiary of DSM NV ("DSM"), the Polychemlab operations based in Geleen, Netherlands. Intertek Group plc ("Intertek") is a leading international provider of quality and safety services to a... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Equifax Announces Agreement to Acquire TALX Corporation in a Transaction Valued at $1.4 Billion

February 23, 2007

ATLANTA and ST. LOUIS, Feb. 14: Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) and TALX Corporation (NASDAQ:TALX) announced today that Equifax will acquire TALX in a stock and cash transaction valued at approximately $1.4 billion, including the assumption of debt. The acquisition is subject to certain regulatory approvals, approval by... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Deere Agrees To Acquire LESCO, Inc., Leader In Landscape Consumables

February 22, 2007

MOLINE, Ill., Feb. 19: Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) and LESCO, Inc. (NASDAQ:LSCO) announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement for Deere to acquire LESCO for $14.50 per common share in cash. LESCO, a Cleveland, Ohio-based company, is a leading supplier of consumable products, such as... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Atlas Copco Completes Acquisition of Company in Healthcare Sector

February 22, 2007

STOCKHOLM, Sweden-- Aug. 25, 2006--Atlas Copco North America Inc. has acquired Beacon Holdings Corporation (parent company to BeaconMedaes and Medaes), United States, from The Riverside Company. The BeaconMedaes group is a solutions provider, predominantly of medical air systems and medical utility delivery systems... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Cooper Announces Tender Offer for Polaron plc

February 22, 2007

HOUSTON, Feb. 20: Cooper Industries, Ltd. (NYSE:CBE) today announced that its subsidiary, Cooper Controls (U.K.) Limited, made a binding offer for all outstanding shares of Polaron plc, a publicly traded company (LSE:POL) based in the United Kingdom. Polaron is a leading manufacturer of intelligent lighting control... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Optical Communication Products, Inc. Announces Closing of Transaction with GigaComm Corporation

February 22, 2007

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif.-- Aug. 25, 2006--Optical Communication Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCPI), a leading manufacturer of optical subsystems and modules, today announced it has completed its acquisition of privately-held GigaComm Corporation, a Taiwan-based supplier of passive optical network (PON) fiber-to-the-home... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Dofasco Integration With Arcelor-Mittal to Proceed

February 22, 2007

HAMILTON, ON, Feb. 20: Dofasco President and Chief Executive Officer Jacques Chabanier announced today that, now that the US Department of Justice has required Arcelor-Mittal to divest its Sparrows Point facility, Dofasco's integration with Arcelor-Mittal can proceed. "Proceeding with the integration of Dofasco and... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Telebyte, Inc. Completes Merger with TBTIA, Inc.

February 22, 2007

GREENLAWN, N.Y.-- Sept. 1, 2006--Telebyte, Inc. announced today that the merger with TBTIA Inc. previously approved by shareholders on July 21 was completed today and that former shareholders and option holders will be contacted by Telebyte's exchange agent with instructions for surrendering their common stock and... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Trimble Acquires INPHO GmbH to Address the Geospatial Information Industry

February 22, 2007

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 14 -- Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today it has acquired privately-held INPHO GmbH of Stuttgart, Germany in an all-cash transaction. INPHO is a leader in photogrammetry and digital surface modeling for aerial surveying, mapping and remote sensing applications. Financial terms were not... Read More