Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Advent Acquires East Circle Solutions

February 8, 2007

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 1: Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADVS), the leading provider of software and solutions for the investment management industry, announced today that the Company, in a cash transaction, has acquired East Circle Solutions, a New York-based company that develops software to automate the billing... Read More

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Announcing the Merger of Firstechnology Inc. and American Testing Co., Inc.

February 8, 2007

Firstechnology Inc. is pleased and excited to announce its merger with American Testing Company, Inc. of Bedford Heights, Ohio. American Testing is an environmental laboratory with an industrial/government/consultant client base including a microbiological department. The combined operation will be the largest... Read More

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China.com Invests in Leading Web 2.0 Online Community

February 8, 2007

Investment Enables CDC Mobile to Launch Mobile Web2.0 through 3G Services BEIJING, Feb. 5 -- China.com, a leading Internet services provider in China and a Hong Kong listed subsidiary of CDC Corporation (NASDAQ:CHINA), announced today that it has acquired a five percent interest in Beijing Menlo Network Science... Read More

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Material Technologies, Inc. Acquires License for Residual Stress Measurement

February 8, 2007

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 2 -- Material Technologies, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: MTTG) , a company that engages in the research and development of technologies to monitor and measure metal fatigue, today announced that they have acquired Stress Analysis Technologies, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of UTEK a specialty finance... Read More

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Document Sciences Announces Acquisition of CambridgeDocs

February 8, 2007

CARLSBAD, Calif., Feb. 2 -- Document Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:DOCX), a global market leader in providing customer communications management solutions, announced today it has completed the acquisition of CambridgeDocs (www.cambridgedocs.com), a leading provider of document transformation and repurposing... Read More

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3M Acquires Credence Technologies Inc.; Continues to Build Static Control Business

February 7, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn.-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Sept. 8, 2006-3M announced today that it has acquired Credence Technologies Inc., a Soquel, Calif.-based provider of instruments and high-end monitoring equipment for electrostatic discharge control and electromagnetic compliance. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Static... Read More

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Equinix Acquires New Data Center in Tokyo to Accommodate Strong Growth in Region

February 7, 2007

Strong Growth at Equinix's Existing Tokyo Center Drives the Need for a Second Center as Equinix Furthers its Expansion Plans Foster City, CA - January 10, 2007 - Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the leading provider of network-neutral data centers and Internet exchange services, today announced that it has added a... Read More

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USFilter Integrated into Siemens Water Technologies

February 7, 2007

The process of integrating USFilter into the Water Technologies division of the Siemens Group Industrial Solutions and Services (I&S) has been completed and USFilter is now officially known in the marketplace as Siemens Water Technologies. The change reflects the complete integration of USFilter into the Siemens... Read More

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Paulo Products Company Purchases Bodycote Business in St Louis, MO

February 7, 2007

St. Louis, MO - July 24, 2006 - Paulo Products Company announces the purchase of the metal treating and brazing business of Bodycote Thermal Processing, located in St. Louis, MO. Paulo will transfer the processing of all work for customers, resulting from this acquisition, to its existing facilities. Equipment... Read More

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Honeywell Acquires Advanced Process Control and Optimization Business From Pas Inc.

February 7, 2007

PHOENIX, Jan. 30, 2007 - Honeywell (NYSE:HON) announced today it has acquired the Advanced Process Control (APC) and Optimization business of PAS Inc., a leading software provider for the process industries. The acquisition includes all the software offerings related to the APC business, which complement... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Damcos Holding A/S

February 7, 2007

Acquisition further expands portfolio of valve automation and marine tank management solutions for global shipbuilding industry AUSTIN, TEXAS (January 5, 2007) - Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced it has acquired Damcos Holding A/S from the 3i Group PLC (UK: III) of the United Kingdom; Danfoss A/S of Nordborg... Read More

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Langer, Inc. Closes Acquisition of Twincraft Inc.

February 6, 2007

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 /- Langer, Inc. (Nasdaq: GAIT, "Langer" or the "Company") today announced the closing of the acquisition of the outstanding stock of Twincraft Inc. ("Twincraft"), a leading private label manufacturer of specialty bar soap focused on the health and beauty, amenities, mass and direct marketing... Read More

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GDS Acquires Clearview Displays to Offer Enhanced Services

February 6, 2007

Global Display Solutions (GDS), market leader in the design and manufacture of industrial displays, has announced the acquisition of Clearview Displays LLC, providers of bonded display enhancement services. This acquisition will enable GDS to build on its existing range of display technology while offering superior... Read More

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Federal Trade Commission Clears Brocade Acquisition of McDATA

February 6, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif. and BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 23 -- Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRCD) and McDATA Corporation (NASDAQ:MCDTA/MCDT) today confirmed that the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has closed its antitrust review of Brocade's pending acquisition of McDATA Corporation and that the... Read More

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Pro Mach's Brenton Engineering Division Expands Palletizing Product Line with Acquisition of Currie Machinery Company

February 6, 2007

CINCINNATI, OH - Pro Mach, Inc. announced today that its Brenton Engineering division has acquired the Currie Machinery Company, a leading provider of palletizing systems and material handling equipment. "We're pleased to add the Currie product line to Brenton's existing palletizing and material handling... Read More

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Bolzoni Conclude the 100% Meyer Acquisition

February 6, 2007

Piacenza, the 5th of October 2006 BOLZONI S.p.A. : the 100% acquisition of Meyer has been concluded, the second manufacturer in Germany for lift truck attachments and the fourth worldwide. Thanks to this operation Bolzoni increases its turnover by approximately 30% and considerably strengthens its leadership in... Read More

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Brooks Automation Announces Sale of Brooks Software Division to Applied Materials

February 5, 2007

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Nov. 6 -- Brooks Automation, Inc. ("Brooks") (Nasdaq: BRKS) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which Brooks will divest and sell its software division, Brooks Software, to Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMAT). Brooks Software is a leading provider of real-time... Read More

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Global Imaging Systems Acquires Astro Business Technologies, Inc.

February 5, 2007

California Firm Joins Lucas Business Systems to Form Global's 21st Core Company TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 31 /- Global Imaging Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:GISX) announced today that it has acquired Livermore, CA-based Astro Business Technologies, Inc., which is being merged with the company's Lucas Business Systems to form... Read More

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Bosch Acquires FHP Manufacturing Company

February 5, 2007

Bosch acquires FHP Manufacturing Company; Acquisition of a U.S. manufacturer of water-source heat pumps; Boost for the promising renewable-energy field Takeover of FHP marks Bosch's entry into attractive U.S. market U.S. heat pump market shows high growth rates FHP generates sales of $51 million with workforce of... Read More

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Superior Essex Announces Agreement to Purchase Nexans' Magnet Wire Operations in Canada and China

February 5, 2007

Updates Outlook for Fourth Quarter 2006 Financial Results ATLANTA, Jan. 30 -- Superior Essex Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSX), one of the largest wire and cable manufacturers in the world, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Nexans' remaining magnet wire operations in China and Canada. The... Read More