Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Merrill Corporation Announces Further Expansion in the Southeast

February 12, 2007

Company Acquires Atlanta-Based Document Resources ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 6 -- Merrill Corporation, a leading global provider of technology-enabled services for the legal, financial, real estate and other corporate markets, today announced it is expanding its presence in the southeast market with the acquisition of... Read More

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UAP Expands in Kansas and Nebraska through Acquisition of Boettcher Enterprises' Retail Distribution Business

February 12, 2007

GREELEY, Colo., Jan. 15 -- UAP Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:UAPH) announced that its subsidiary, UAP Distribution, Inc., has entered into a definitive agreement with Boettcher Enterprises to acquire certain assets of its retail distribution business including real property, retail locations, equipment and storage tanks... Read More

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American Power Conversion Shareholders Approve Merger with Schneider Electric

February 12, 2007

WEST KINGSTON, R.I. and RUEIL MALMAISON, France, Jan. 16 -- American Power Conversion Corporation (NASDAQ:APCC) (APC) and Schneider Electric announced that at a special meeting held today the shareholders of APC approved the merger of APC with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Schneider Electric. As previously announced... Read More

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Lear and American Real Estate Partners, L.P. Announce a Merger Agreement Whereby Lear Will be Acquired for Approximately $5.3 Billion

February 12, 2007

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 9: Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA),a leading global supplier of automotive seating, electronics and electrical distribution systems and American Real Estate Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ACP), "AREP", a diversified holding company engaged in a variety of businesses and an affiliate of Carl C. Icahn, today... Read More

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CorVel Acquires Assets of Hazelrigg Risk Management Services

February 9, 2007

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 1 -- CorVel Corporation (NASDAQ:CRVL) announced the acquisition of the assets of Hazelrigg Risk Management Services, Inc. and its affiliated companies (HRMS). HRMS is a California based provider of integrated medical management, claims processing and technology services for workers' compensation... Read More

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Quest Diagnostics Acquires HemoCue For Approximately US$420 Million, Entering Market for Near Patient Testing

February 9, 2007

LYNDHURST, New Jersey, February 1 -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the leading U.S. provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced today that it has acquired HemoCue, a Swedish company specializing in near patient testing, also known as point-of-care testing, from the private... Read More

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Colfax Corporation Announces Acquisition of Lubrication Systems Company

February 9, 2007

Extends lubrication product portfolio and strengthens hydrocarbon refinery position RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 1 -- Colfax Corporation announced today it has completed its acquisition of Lubrication Systems Company (LSC) in Houston, Texas from shareholders of LSC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. LSC had... Read More

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Caritor, Inc. to Acquire Keane, Inc. for $14.30 per Share in Cash

February 9, 2007

Combined Company will Bring Together Keane, Inc.'s IT Delivery and Client Service Capabilities and Caritor's Leading U.S.-based Global IT Services Business Expected to Retain Keane, Inc. Name and Employee Base SAN RAMON, Calif. and BOSTON, Feb. 7 -- Caritor, Inc., a global provider of IT services, and Keane, Inc... Read More

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Gomez Acquires Sysformance AG

February 9, 2007

Combination creates the largest Internet performance network in Europe LEXINGTON, Mass., Feb. 6 -- Gomez, Inc., the leader in web application experience management, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sysformance AG, a privately held Internet performance monitoring company based in... Read More

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Goodrich Petroleum Corporation Announces Acquisition of Acreage in the Angelina River Play in Nacogdoches and Angelina Counties, Texas

February 9, 2007

HOUSTON, Feb. 7 -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:GDP) today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire drilling and development rights in approximately 16,800 gross acres (8,380 net acres) in the Angelina River play, on trend with its existing acreage in Nacogdoches and Angelina... Read More

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Polk Acquires AIC® Price and Specification Business from Autobytel

February 9, 2007

Industry-leading data strengthens Polk's global offering, Autobytel Internet strategy SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 1 -- Autobytel Inc. (NASDAQ:ABTL) and R. L. Polk & Co. today announced Polk has purchased Automotive Information Center (AIC)®, the price and specification business of Autobytel. Through this acquisition... Read More

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Dynitech Systems to Merge with Earnest & Associates

February 9, 2007

BALTIMORE, Feb. 1 -- Earnest & Associates, Inc. ('E&A') a value-added provider of software systems and services, is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement to merge with Dynitech Systems, Inc. ('Dynitech') of Springfield, Illinois. The combined company will provide information technology services to over... Read More

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Pfizer to Acquire BioRexis to Access Novel Technology Platform and Early Stage Diabetes Pipeline

February 9, 2007

Acquisition is a Further Step in Pfizer Strategy to Accelerate Business Development and Licensing Activity NEW YORK, Feb. 1 -- Pfizer Inc today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire BioRexis Pharmaceutical Corporation, a privately-held biopharmaceutical company with a number of diabetes... Read More

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MOCAP Inc. Acquired The Dip Molding Division From Steere Enterprises

February 9, 2007

MOCAP Inc. in St. Louis, MO recently acquired the Dip Molding Division from Steere Enterprises in Tallmadge, Ohio. All molding operations are being moved to MOCAP's plant located in Park Hills, Missouri. The move will be completed by the end of the first quarter of 2007. This acquisition combines Steere's 57... Read More

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Spectrum Control Acquires EMF Systems, Inc.

February 9, 2007

Further Expands Spectrum's Rapidly Growing Microwave Business FAIRVIEW, Pa., Jan. 29 -- Spectrum Control, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPEC), a leading designer and manufacturer of electronic control products and systems, announced today that Spectrum Microwave, Inc., its wholly owned subsidiary, has acquired substantially all of... Read More

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U.S. Energy Corp. and Crested Corp. Boards of Directors Approve and Execute Merger Agreement

February 9, 2007

Definitive Documents and Proxy/Prospectus to Be Prepared RIVERTON, Wyo., Jan. 30 /- U.S. Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:USEG) and Crested Corp. (BULLETIN BOARD: CBAG) d/b/a USECC announced that on January 23, 2007, the boards of directors of U.S. Energy Corp. ("USE") and Crested Corp. ("Crested") approved and executed a... Read More

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Belden Agrees to Purchase LTK Wiring Co. Ltd.

February 9, 2007

Acquisition of Hong Kong based cable manufacturer fulfills Belden's strategic goal to increase its presence in faster growing markets. LTK Wiring provides manufacturing capacity in China and a strong platform for regional growth. ST. LOUIS, Feb. 7 -- Belden (NYSE:BDC), a leading provider of signal transmission... Read More

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Applied Mechanical Makes Strategic Acquisition of Cleanroom Sciences, Inc.

February 9, 2007

PHOENIX, Feb. 7 -- Applied Mechanical Corporation of Austin, TX announced today the acquisition of Phoenix-based Cleanroom Sciences in an all cash transaction. Applied Mechanical will now offer Test, Certification, and Maintenance services for cleanrooms and mini-environments. This strategic move further... Read More

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Polycom to Acquire SpectraLink Corporation for Approximately $220M in Cash

February 9, 2007

Acquisition Leverages Mobility Into IP-Based Unified Collaboration PLEASANTON, Calif. and BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 7 -- Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCM), the world's leading provider of unified collaborative communications solutions, and SpectraLink Corp. (NASDAQ:SLNK), the leader in workplace wireless telephony, today... Read More

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Lear Receives Acquisition Proposal From American Real Estate Partners LP, An Affiliate of Carl C. Icahn, For $36.00 Per Share

February 8, 2007

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 5: Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating, electronics and electrical distribution systems, today announced that following discussions with the Company, American Real Estate Partners LP, an affiliate of Carl C. Icahn, has made an offer to acquire all of... Read More