Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Willington Nameplate, Inc. Purchases Decorated Products

May 31, 2011

Willington Nameplate, Inc., (WNP) a leading manufacturer of nameplates, decals and labels, today announced that it has acquired the business assets of Decorated Products (DP) of Westfield, Massachusetts. This strategic move will strengthen WNP's product identification market leadership by expanding its presence in... Read More

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Animatics & Moog

May 26, 2011

Animatics announces that effective today it has been acquired by Moog Incorporated, a motion-control leader with a market capitalization of over $1.8 Billion. "This is a historic and powerful next-step in the evolution of Animatics" says Doug Parentice, President of Animatics. "There is no denying at this point... Read More

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Broadens Portfolio of Single-use Laboratory Products

May 23, 2011

Acquisition of Sterilin Ltd. expands Thermo Scientific consumables offering for microbiology, life science and clinical markets ROCHESTER, N.Y., (May 18, 2011) - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that it has acquired Sterilin Ltd., a leading provider of consumable... Read More

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Gordon Brush Acquires Brush Supply Company (BSC)

May 20, 2011

BSC's Geoff Shaw To Helm Gordon's Regional Sales COMMERCE, CA -- Gordon Brush, Mfg. Co., Inc. announced today that it has acquired Brush Supply Company (BSC) of Glen Ellyn, Illinois from G. Geoff Shaw, Vice President, and that he has joined Gordon Brush as Regional Sales Manager. Gordon Brush is one of the... Read More

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Astrodyne Corporation Acquires Jerome Industries

May 18, 2011

Provider AC/DC Medical & Military Power Supply Products Mansfield, MA - May 2, 2011 - Astrodyne Corporation, a leading provider of power solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of Jerome Industries ("Jerome"). Since 1964, Elizabeth, New Jersey-based Jerome has been a supplier of modified custom... Read More

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Microsoft to Acquire Skype

May 13, 2011

Combined companies will benefit consumers, businesses and increase market opportunity. REDMOND, Wash., and LUXEMBOURG, May 10, 2011 - Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: "MSFT") and Skype Global S.a r.l today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire Skype, the leading... Read More

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Airgas Acquires Pain Enterprises, Inc., Based in Bloomington, Indiana

May 12, 2011

RADNOR, PA - May 9, 2011 -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Pain Enterprises, Inc. ("Pain"), a producer and distributor of dry ice and carbon dioxide throughout the Midwestern U.S. The Bloomington, IN-based business serves a wide range of customers, including the food and... Read More

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires Concrete Solutions, Inc.

May 11, 2011

Concrete Solutions enables Rhino Linings Corporation to expand service and concrete coating product offerings. San Diego, CA (May 6, 2011) - Rhino Linings Corporation ("Rhino"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of... Read More

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Applied Industrial Technologies Acquires Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply Co.

May 6, 2011

CLEVELAND, May 3, 2011 - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply Co. of Corpus Christi, Texas. Gulf Coast Bearing & Supply is a full line bearing and power transmission distributor with locations in Corpus Christi and Pharr, Texas... Read More

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Solidscape Sells to 3D Printer Maker, Stratasys

May 6, 2011

Merrimack, NH, May 3, 2011 - Solidscape®, Inc., manufacturer of high-precision 3D printers, announced today the terms of its sale to Minneapolis-based Stratasys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS) also a manufacturer of 3D printers and other additive manufacturing systems. Stratasys acquired Solidscape, Inc. for $38 million plus... Read More

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Novell Completes Merger with Attachmate and Patent Sale to CPTN Holdings LLC

May 3, 2011

WALTHAM, Mass., April 27, 2011 - Novell, Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVL), the leader in intelligent workload management, today announced that it has completed its previously announced merger, whereby Attachmate Corporation acquired Novell for $6.10 per share in cash. Novell is now a wholly owned subsidiary of The Attachmate... Read More

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Johnson & Johnson and Synthes Announce Definitive Merger Agreement to Create World's Most Innovative and Comprehensive Orthopaedics Business

May 3, 2011

Transaction Valued at $21.3 Billion, Based on CHF 159.0 Per Share NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. and WEST CHESTER, Pa., April 27, 2011 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, and Synthes, Inc. (SWX:SYST.VX), a premier global manufacturer of... Read More

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Alliance Data's Epsilon Business to Acquire Aspen Marketing Services, the Nation's Largest Independently Owned Marketing Services Agency

April 28, 2011

DALLAS, April 25, 2011 - Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading provider of loyalty and marketing solutions derived from transaction-rich data, today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Aspen Marketing Services (Aspen). The largest privately held marketing services agency in the... Read More

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MasTec Acquires Canadian Energy Infrastructure Company Fabcor

April 28, 2011

CORAL GABLES, Fla., April 26, 2011 - MasTec, Inc. (NYSE: MTZ) today announced that it has acquired Fabcor TargetCo, Ltd., and its subsidiaries ("Fabcor"), a Canadian pipeline and facility construction services company with offices in Grand Prairie, Alberta and Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Canada. Fabcor's... Read More

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Expansion of Packaging Technology: Bosch to Take Over Pharmaceuticals Specialists

April 28, 2011

Completion of value-added chain o Hüttlin in Schopfheim, Germany, specializes in drying and granulation o Manesty in Knowsley, GB, produces tablet presses and coaters o Together these companies employ just under 200 staff Waiblingen - On April 27, 2011, Bosch signed agreements to acquire Hüttlin GmbH and... Read More

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GE Completes Acquisition of John Wood Group PLC's Well Support Division, Increasing Position in Enhanced Oil Recovery and Shale Gas Production

April 28, 2011

Houston, Texas-April 26, 2011-GE (NYSE: GE) is pleased to announce it has completed the strategic acquisition of John Wood Group PLC's Well Support Division, expanding GE Oil & Gas' extensive drilling and surface manufacturing and services portfolio. The John Wood Group PLC Well Support division, which has over... Read More

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Accuray Incorporated Announces HSR Clearance in Acquisition of TomoTherapy

April 28, 2011

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 26, 2011 - Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, today announced the expiration of the mandatory, pre-merger waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, in connection with the previously announced... Read More

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MATHESON Acquires Quimby Welding Supplies, Inc.

April 28, 2011

Basking Ridge, NJ - April 27, 2011 - MATHESON has successfully acquired the assets and business of Quimby Welding Supplies, Inc., based in Portland, Oregon. Quimby is the largest independent welding supply business in the greater Portland, Oregon and southern Washington areas. This purchase will add four new... Read More

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Broadcom Completes Acquisition of Provigent

April 28, 2011

IRVINE, Calif., April 25, 2011 - Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Provigent Inc., a leading provider of highly integrated, high performance, mixed signal semiconductors for... Read More

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Dana Holding Corporation Agrees to Buy Commercial Vehicle Axle Business from Its Joint Venture, Axles India, Ltd.

April 28, 2011

Third Investment in 2011 Underscores Dana's Commitment to Expand Presence in Emerging Markets MAUMEE, Ohio, April 25, 2011 - Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Axles India, Ltd. (AIL), to acquire select assets of AIL's commercial truck axle... Read More