Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Abbott Expands Its Growing Medical Device Business with Acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics (AMO)

January 15, 2009

Adding an established global leader in ophthalmic care will provide long-term sustainable growth platform with more than $1 billion in annual sales Acquisition gives Abbott a leadership position in another large and growing medical device segment Abbott expects this transaction to be neutral to ongoing earnings... Read More

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Delphi Receives Court Approval to Sell Global Exhaust Business to Bienes Turgon

January 15, 2009

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Delphi Corporation (PINKSHEETS: DPHIQ) received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York for the sale of assets related to the company's global exhaust business to Bienes Turgon for $17 million (subject to adjustments), Delphi officials announced... Read More

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3M Completes Acquisition of Futuro Product Line from Beiersdorf

January 13, 2009

ST. PAUL, Minn. - 3M announced today that it has completed its acquisition of the Futuro health supports and compression hosiery product line from Beiersdorf. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Health supports are widely used by active consumers, including those who participate in fitness, outdoor and... Read More

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3M Completes Acquisition of Financière Burgienne

January 13, 2009

ST. PAUL, Minn. - 3M announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Financière Burgienne, a provider of finished license plates under the FAAB and FABRICAUTO brands in France. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The addition of FAAB and FABRICAUTO broadens 3M's vehicle registration solutions... Read More

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Arrow Electronics Acquires Two Asia Pacific Distributors

January 13, 2009

Expands Line Card and Enhances Demand-Creation Capabilities MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov 11, 2008 - Arrow Electronics Inc., (NYSE:ARW) announced it has entered into agreements to acquire Excel Tech, Inc. ("Excel Tech") and Eteq Components Pte Ltd ("Eteq"). Excel Tech is the sole Broadcom distributor in Korea with strong... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Bay-Tec Engineering

January 12, 2009

Acquisition expands Emerson's process control engineering and project management capabilities for life sciences, refining, and related industries AUSTIN, TEXAS (December 18, 2008) - Emerson today announced that it has acquired Bay-Tec Engineering of Napa, California. Bay-Tec becomes part of Emerson Process... Read More

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Nicholson Acquires Terra Drilling

January 12, 2009

PITTSBURGH, PA - January 9, 2009 - Nicholson Construction Company has acquired the capital stock of Terra Drilling Company Inc., a geotechnical contractor headquartered in Hudson, MA. The acquisition strengthens Nicholson's position in the New England market, where Terra Drilling has completed hundreds of piling... Read More

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Illinois Tool Works Acquires GSE Scale Systems

January 9, 2009

Glenview, IL-January 6, 2009-Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today announced it has acquired GSE Scale Systems product line from SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW). A global leader in programmable weight indicators and scales, GSE Scale Systems will become a business unit of ITW and part of the company's Test and... Read More