Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Triton Now Owns Alimak Hek!

February 26, 2007

Stockholm, Jan 17: Triton entered into an agreement with Ratos and 3i in December 2006 to acquire the Alimak Hek Group. The deal is now completed and Alimak Hek is thereby owned by Triton. Triton is an independent European private equity investor focusing on investing in companies with leading market positions in... Read More

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ARRIS Launches Voluntary Tender Offer for TANDBERG Television

February 26, 2007

SUWANEE, Ga., Feb. 15: ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRS) today launched a tender offer for the shares of TANDBERG Television ASA (Oslo: TAT). The agreement to launch the tender offer of TANDBERG Television was previously announced on 15 January 2007. The transaction provides ARRIS the depth and scale to prosper in... Read More

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Fujifilm Medical Systems USA Announces Acquisition of Problem Solving Concepts, Inc.

February 26, 2007

Fujifilm Medical Systems USA, Inc., recently announced the acquisition of cardiology PACS vendor Problem Solving Concepts, Inc. (ProSolv®), Indianapolis. The company will now be known as ProSolv CardioVascular, a Fujifilm Company, and will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary. Combined with Fujifilm's worldwide... Read More

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Saint-Gobain's Building Distribution Sector Expands in the Netherlands, Germany and the UK, Adding Close to EUR 200m in Sales on a Yearly Basis

February 26, 2007

COURBEVOIE, France, February 13 - Saint-Gobain's Building Distribution Sector announces the acquisition of Galvano Groothandel BV (the Netherlands), Schulte Tiefbau (Germany) and four companies belonging to the Norman group (Channel Isles) o Galvano Groothandel BV is a major plumbing-heating wholesaler in the... Read More

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Verizon Wireless Purchases West Virginia Wireless

February 26, 2007

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Feb. 14 -- Verizon Wireless announced today it has purchased the operating assets of West Virginia Wireless, owned by Key Communications, LLC and managed by PC Management, Inc., which will expand Verizon Wireless' network footprint into four markets in West Virginia. Financial terms are not... Read More

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deltathree Acquires Assets of Go2Call

February 23, 2007

NEW YORK, Feb. 20: deltathree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DDDC), a leading provider of SIP-based Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solutions for service providers and consumers worldwide, today announced that it acquired the service provider and consumer businesses of Go2Call.com, Inc., a privately-held U.S.-based VoIP... Read More

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Pratt & Whitney Purchases MRO Assets from Volvo Aero Engine Services

February 23, 2007

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 20: Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, will purchase the majority of Volvo Aero Engine Services' (VAES), assets. VAES is located in Bromma, Sweden. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Assets to be purchased include the spare parts inventory... Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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