Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Rofin-Sinar Acquires 80% of m2k-laser GmbH, a Manufacturer of High-Power Laser Diodes

March 14, 2007

PLYMOUTH, Mich. and HAMBURG, Germany, March 12 // -- Rofin-Sinar Laser GmbH, an affiliate company of Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RSTI), one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers of high-performance laser beam sources and laser-based solutions, today announced that it has acquired 80% of the... Read More

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EDS to Acquire RelQ Software Private Limited

March 14, 2007

Acquisition to accelerate EDS' existing global software testing, validation and verification services for enterprise clients Integrating RelQ's vast experience in high quality testing into EDS' existing user compliance and acceptance testing capabilities PLANO, Texas, March 12 / -- EDS today announced it has... Read More

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Schering-Plough to Acquire Organon BioSciences

March 14, 2007

Acquisition Builds Strength And Scale For The Long Term, Adding Five Phase III Projects To Pipeline And Expanding Human And Animal Biologics Capabilities KENILWORTH, N.J., March 12 // -- Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE:SGP) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a transaction under which... Read More

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Illinois Tool Works Inc. Purchases Quasar International, Inc.

March 14, 2007

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., March 12 // -- Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW), a leading designer and producer of highly engineered components, equipment, consumable systems, and specialty products for customers around the world, announces the purchase of Quasar International, Inc., the inventor of PCRT (Process Compensated... Read More

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Thomson Acquires CrossBorder Solutions

March 13, 2007

Thomson Tax & Accounting to expand offerings in fast-growing segments of corporate tax market STAMFORD, Conn., and NEW YORK, March 9 -- The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC), a leading provider of information solutions to business and professional customers worldwide, today announced that it has acquired... Read More

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SupplyCore Inc. and MARRV Partnership

March 13, 2007

ROCKFORD, Ill., March 8 -- SupplyCore Inc., a leading defense contractor based in Rockford, IL, announced today that it has come to an agreement to acquire the operating assets of the Manufacturing Alliance of the Rock River Valley (MARRV). MARRV, originally established as a non-profit organization in 2004, is a... Read More

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Pacific Internet Limited Supports Announcement by Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) to Invite Public Comment on Potential Connect Holdings Limited Offer

March 13, 2007

SINGAPORE, March 9 -- Pacific Internet Limited (NASDAQ:PCNTF) ("PacNet" or the "Company"), Asia Pacific's largest telco-independent Internet Communications Service Provider by geographic reach, today said that it welcomes the Infocomm Development Authority's (IDA) Public Consultation initiative to gather industry... Read More

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DCP Midstream Partners to Acquire Oklahoma Natural Gas Gathering System for $180.25 Million

March 13, 2007

DENVER, March 7 -- DCP Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:DPM) (the Partnership) today announced an agreement to acquire certain natural gas gathering and compression assets in Oklahoma from Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) for $180.25 million in cash, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. The... Read More

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International Specialty Products Acquires Oilfield Chemicals Business, Techwax LTD

March 13, 2007

WAYNE, N.J. - December 19, 2006 - International Specialty Products (ISP, Wayne, New Jersey, USA) today announced that, through one of its subsidiaries, it has acquired the business of UK-based oil field chemicals manufacturer, Techwax LTD ("Techwax"). Established in 1991, Techwax is a leading manufacturer of a broad... Read More

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International Specialty Products Acquires Leading Cosmetic Ingredient Developer, Vincience

March 13, 2007

WAYNE, N.J. - January 5, 2007 - International Specialty Products Inc. ("ISP") today announced that, through one of its subsidiaries, it has acquired Vincience, formerly known as Societe D'Extraction Des Principes Actifs S.A. Vincience, which is located in Sophia Antipolis, France, is an industry-renowned leader in... Read More

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Cenveo Completes Purchase of Cadmus Communications

March 13, 2007

TAMFORD, Conn., March 7 -- Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE:CVO) today announced that it has completed its previously announced purchase of Richmond-based Cadmus Communications, one of the world's largest provider of content management and production services to scientific, technical and medical journal publishers, the fifth... Read More

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MPS Group Acquires The Paladin Companies, Inc.

March 13, 2007

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 8: MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MPS), a leading provider of specialty staffing, consulting and business solutions, today announced that it has acquired The Paladin Companies, Inc. ("Paladin"). Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Paladin, a leading national recruitment and staffing agency... Read More

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Constellation Energy Partners to Acquire Coalbed Methane Properties for $115 Million; Acquisition Will Expand Operations into Kansas and Oklahoma

March 13, 2007

BALTIMORE, March 8 -- Constellation Energy Partners LLC (NYSE:CEP) today announced that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement to acquire certain coalbed methane properties from EnergyQuest Resources LP, a Quantum Energy Partners portfolio company, for an aggregate purchase price of $115 million, subject to... Read More

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RedPrairie Corporation Acquires GEOCOMtms

March 12, 2007

Acquisition Addresses Shippers' Critical Need for Fleet Management Solutions and Extends RedPrairie's E2e(TM) Global Transportation Solution to Address Last Mile, Same Day Delivery Milwaukee, WI - RedPrairie Corporation, a leading consumer driven optimization company, announced today that it has completed its... Read More

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Mitsui USA To Acquire Steel Technologies

March 12, 2007

NEW YORK & LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc. ("Mitsui USA") and Steel Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: STTX) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement pursuant to which Mitsui USA will acquire all outstanding shares of Steel Technologies for $30 per share. This per share offer represents a 63... Read More

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Sandvik Acquires Australian Hydramatic Engineering

March 12, 2007

SANDVIKEN, Sweden--Sandvik (STO:SAND) has reached an agreement to acquire Hydramatic Engineering Pty Ltd (Hydramatic). Hydramatic is a leading designer and manufacturer of specialized, innovative drilling/bolting machines under the brand ARO, used for the installation of strata control in underground mines and... Read More

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Avantcé Software Completes Acquisition of Radcliffe, Inc.

March 12, 2007

Toronto, Ontario - March 1, 2007 - Avantcé Software announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Radcliffe, Inc., a provider of Warehouse Management Solutions that optimize and enable supply chains. Radcliffe will be combined with Robocom Systems International, Avantcé's existing supply chain execution... Read More

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Greif Expands In Europe and Asia

March 12, 2007

DELAWARE, Ohio, USA (Oct. 26, 2006) - Greif, Inc., (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) has signed a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Blagden Packaging Group's steel drum manufacturing and closures business in Europe and Asia, subject to certain conditions. The net sales of the acquired activities are approximately US $265... Read More

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Superior Manufacturing Group Acquires Teknor Apex Food Service Matting Division

March 12, 2007

Chicago, Illinois - Jan 2007 - Superior Manufacturing Group (SMG), announces that it has purchased the Food Service Matting Division of Teknor Apex, effective Tuesday January 2nd, 2007. With this acquisition, Superior Manufacturing Group now becomes an industry leading supplier of floor matting to the food service... Read More

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Greif Acquires Leading USA Oil and Specialty Chemical Packager

March 12, 2007

DELAWARE, Ohio (Sept. 22, 2006) - Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) has acquired Delta Petroleum Company, Inc. from Riverside Company in Cleveland. Delta is the largest privately owned blender and packager of lubricants, chemicals, and glycol-based products in North America, with revenues of more than $182... Read More