Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

TI Automotive Acquisition Completed by Bain Capital

July 7, 2015

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – TI Automotive, a leading provider of automotive fluid storage, carrying and delivery systems for passenger cars and light trucks, today announced the completion of the acquisition of the company by affiliates of Bain Capital, a leading global private investment firm. Financial terms of the... Read More

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Konica Minolta Acquires Sawae, Enhancing Digital X-ray Diagnostic Imaging Systems in Brazil

July 7, 2015

TOKYO – Konica Minolta, Inc. (Konica Minolta) (Tokyo: 4902) today announced that it has acquired Sawae Technologica Ltda., an X-ray system equipment manufacturer based in Minas Gerais, Brazil, through its Brazilian healthcare sales company, Konica Minolta Healthcare do Brazil. Local Brazil market investment and... Read More

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JBS USA Pork Agrees to Purchase Cargill Pork Business

July 7, 2015

GREELEY, Colo. and WICHITA, Kan. – JBS USA Pork has entered into an agreement with Cargill to acquire the company's U.S.-based pork business for $1.45 billion (USD). Completion of the acquisition is subject to regulatory review and approval. "Today's announcement of our agreement to purchase the Cargill pork... Read More

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Pace Industries and Port City Group Merge to Create One of North America's Largest Die Casting Companies

July 7, 2015

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., and MUSKEGON, Mich. – Pace Industries, North America’s largest full-service aluminum, zinc and magnesium die casting company based in Fayetteville, Ark., announces the merger with Port City Group in Muskegon, Mich. The merger will provide die casting, machining, manufacturing and finishing... Read More

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House-Hasson Hardware Acquires Long-Lewis Hardware Company; House-Hasson Expands Dealer Base by 500

July 7, 2015

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Knoxville, Tenn.-based House-Hasson Hardware, America's largest independent regional hardware distributor, has acquired Long-Lewis Hardware Company of Birmingham, Ala., Don Hasson, House-Hasson president, has announced. With the addition of Long-Lewis's approximately $30 million in annual sales... Read More

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Delphi Thermal is Now Part of the MAHLE Group

July 6, 2015

STUTTGART, Germany - The antitrust authorities have given their approval: MAHLE has acquired the thermal business of U.K. automotive supplier Delphi Automotive PLC as of July 1, 2015. As a result, the Stuttgart-based group is expanding its strategically important Thermal Management business unit. Through the... Read More

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Elbit Systems Completes the Acquisition of the Cyber and Intelligence Division of NICE Systems

July 6, 2015

HAIFA, Israel - Elbit Systems Ltd. ("Elbit Systems") (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT), announced today, further to its announcement of May 21 2015, that it completed the acquisition of the Cyber and Intelligence division of NICE Systems. NICE Cyber and Intelligence division was acquired by CYBERBIT™ Ltd. ("CYBERBIT"), Elbit... Read More

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Eighth Acquisition by Frutarom in 2015 Frutarom Acquires US Flavors Company Foote & Jenks

July 6, 2015

Frutarom Acquires US Flavors Company Foote and Jenks HERZLIYA, Israel - Frutarom Industries Ltd. ("Frutarom"), one of the world's 10 largest companies in the field of flavors and specialty fine ingredients, continues implementing its rapid growth strategy and announces today that it has acquired 100% of the share... Read More

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Ricoh Canada Inc. Signs Agreement to Acquire Graycon Group Inc., a Leading IT Services Firm in Western Canada

July 6, 2015

Purchase Complements Ricoh's expanding Managed Services Portfolio, Adding Significant Skills and Expertise to the Company's Growing Suite of Offerings TORONTO - Ricoh Canada Inc. today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Graycon Group Inc. (Graycon) - a leading Information Technology (IT) consulting... Read More

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Acquisition of IBM's Semiconductor Business by GLOBALFOUNDRIES is Completed

July 6, 2015

ARMONK, N.Y. - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that the acquisition of the company's global commercial semiconductor technology business by GLOBALFOUNDRIES has been completed. With the closing of this transaction, GLOBALFOUNDRIES becomes IBM's exclusive semiconductor processor technology provider for the next 10... Read More

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Optima Chemical Acquires Manufacturing Assets in West Virginia

July 6, 2015

NORWALK, Conn. - Charles Hinnant, President and Owner of Charkit Chemical Corporation and its sister companies, Optima Chemical Company and Arran Chemical, announced that on June 12, 2015, Optima Chemical acquired manufacturing assets in Belle, West Virginia from The Chemours Company ("Chemours"), a wholly owned... Read More

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Synopsys Expands Security Solutions with Acquisition of Elliptic Technologies

July 6, 2015

Acquisition Complements DesignWare IP Portfolio with a Broad Range of Security IP MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.,  Highlights: • Acquisition demonstrates Synopsys' continued investment in providing the electronics industry with the technology necessary for developing secure products • Complements DesignWare IP portfolio... Read More

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Synopsys Completes Acquisition of Software Security Company Codenomicon

July 6, 2015

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) has completed its acquisition of Codenomicon, a global software security company based in Finland with a focus on software embedded in chips and devices. Codenomicon is known for independently discovering and reporting the Heartbleed bug. The additional talent... Read More

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Amphenol Connex is Now Amphenol RF

July 2, 2015

Customers of both brands will now enjoy a single point of contact and have access to more than double the number of products than previously available. Danbury, CT – We are pleased to announce that Amphenol Connex has merged with Amphenol RF, headquartered in Danbury, CT. The combined product portfolio will be... Read More

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ATL Technology Announces Acquisition of MedConx, Inc. and Expanded Global Footprint

July 1, 2015

SPRINGVILLE, Utah - ATL Technology, LLC, a top provider of electromechanical contract manufacturing of assemblies and devices with specialties in single use solutions, headquartered in Springville, Utah, has announced the acquisition of MedConx, Inc. (a California corporation with locations in Santa Clara, CA, and... Read More

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Smith & Nephew to Acquire Zimmer's Unicondylar Knee System in US Market

June 29, 2015

LONDON – Smith and Nephew (NYSE:SNN; LSE:SN), the global medical technology business, today announced an agreement to acquire the Zimmer® Unicompartmental High Flex Knee (ZUK) system in the US market. ZUK is a clinically proven uni knee replacement introduced globally in 2004. Smith Nephew has purchased all... Read More

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Transcat Expands Life Science Market Presence with Calibration Technologies Acquisition

June 29, 2015

ROCHESTER, NY – Transcat, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNS) (“Transcat” or the “Company”), a leading provider of accredited calibration and compliance services and distributor of professional grade handheld test, measurement and control instrumentation, announced today that it has acquired, effective June 22, 2015, Calibration... Read More

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Mersen Acquires ASP, a Chinese Leader in Overvoltage Protection

June 29, 2015

The Group strengthens its position in the booming power quality segment PARIS — Mersen, global expert in electrical specialties and graphite-based materials, announces the signing of an agreement to acquire ASP, a Chinese leader specialized in overvoltage protection (surge protection devices). This deal is part of... Read More

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Huntsman Acquires Polyurethane Elastomer Manufacturer Tecnoelastomeri

June 29, 2015

THE WOODLANDS, Texas – Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Tecnoelastomeri, a manufacturer and marketer of methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) based hot-cast elastomer systems and processing machines, based in Modena, Italy. 2014 sales revenue for... Read More

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UrtheCast to Acquire the Deimos Imaging Earth Observation Business from Elecnor, S.A.kl

June 29, 2015

UrtheCast to acquire ownership and operation of the Deimos-1 and Deimos-2 satellites, satellite operations and their global archive. VANCOUVER – UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company"), today announced that its subsidiary has entered into a definitive agreement with Elecnor, S.A. ("Elecnor") to... Read More