Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Qiao Xing Universal Wins Bid and Acquires Equity Interest in Large Copper-molybdenum Mining Company

January 10, 2011

Company Well-Positioned to Be a Leading Player in the Molybdenum Mining Industry and Have Meaningful Size in the China Resources Industry HUIZHOU, China, Jan. 5, 2011 - Qiao Xing Universal Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: XING, the "Company" or "XING"), one of the leading players in the molybdenum-mining business as well... Read More

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TricorBraun Continues Strategic Growth

January 10, 2011

Penn Bottle and Supply Co. Is Latest Acquisition TricorBraun and Penn Bottle and Supply Co. announce TricorBraun's acquisition of Penn Bottle and Supply Co., the Philadelphia-based distributor of rigid packaging with approximately $50-million in annual revenue. Penn Bottle and Supply Co. was founded in 1920 by... Read More

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Mueller Industries, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Assets of Tube Forming, L.P.

January 10, 2011

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 5, 2011 - Mueller Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MLI), announced today that the Company acquired various operating assets of Tube Forming, L.P. (TFI), a subsidiary of Wolverine Tube, Inc., effective December 28, 2010. TFI primarily serves the Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) market... Read More

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Berlin Packaging Completes All-Pak Integration with Rebranding

January 10, 2011

Over 70 Locations Now Carry Berlin Packaging Name; All-Pak Brand Retired CHICAGO, Jan. 5, 2011 - Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, announced today that all sales and warehouse locations formerly known as All-Pak, Inc., are now operating under the... Read More

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FARO to Present at the 13th Annual Needham Growth Conference

January 10, 2011

LAKE MARY, Fla., Jan. 4, 2011 - FARO Technologies, Inc., (Nasdaq: FARO) the world leader in portable computer-aided measurement and imaging innovations, announced that President and CEO Jay Freeland and Senior Vice President and CFO Keith Bair will present at the 13th Annual Needham Conference at 4:50pm EST on... Read More

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Sielox LLC Acquired - Successful Management Buyout Completed

January 10, 2011

(RUNNEMEDE, NJ - January 5, 2011) Sielox LLC, a leading provider of access control solutions since 1979, has been acquired through a management buyout with additional funding secured from a group of seasoned private investors. Sielox LLC will become a private company under the new management structure. The... Read More

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Adept Technology Strengthens Its Position in the Fast Growing Food Processing and Packaging Industries through the Acquisition of InMoTx

January 10, 2011

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 - Adept Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADEP), a leading provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and autonomous mobile solutions, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire privately held InMoTx, a provider of industry leading technology for the global food... Read More

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Gen-Probe to Webcast Presentation at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

January 10, 2011

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 4, 2011 - Gen-Probe Incorporated (Nasdaq: GPRO) announced today that the Company will present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 10, 2011 at approximately 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time. The presentation is scheduled to be webcast live and may be accessed... Read More

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ABB Adds Business Intelligence to Software Offering with Obvient Acquisition

January 10, 2011

Packaged solutions from Georgia-based provider support high-volume, real-time decision support for utilities Zurich, Switzerland, Jan. 5, 2011 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has agreed to acquire Obvient Strategies Inc., a privately-owned specialist software provider based in Alpharetta... Read More

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Amerigon Announces Changes in BSST Subsidiary Ownership Resulting from December 31 Retirement of Dr. Lon Bell

January 10, 2011

NORTHVILLE, Mich., Jan. 4, 2011 - Amerigon Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARGN), a leader in developing and marketing products based on advanced thermoelectric (TE) technologies, announced today that it has acquired the 15 percent minority interest in its technology development subsidiary, BSST LLC, plus the reversionary... Read More

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LumaSense Technologies Inc. Acquires InfraredVision Technology Corporation ( ITC) from L-3 Communications

January 10, 2011

Positions Temperature and Gas Sensing Systems Provider to Deliver Full Range of Thermal-Imaging Solutions SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 4, 2011- LumaSense Technologies, Inc., (LumaSense) a global provider of temperature and gas sensing solutions used in a wide range of industries, today announced it has acquired... Read More

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Salesforce.com Completes Acquisition of Heroku

January 7, 2011

Heroku is the leading Ruby application platform-as-a-service, powering more than 110,000 next-generation social and mobile cloud applications Salesforce.com cloud platform will support major Cloud 2 languages - Java and Ruby SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 3, 2011 - Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the enterprise cloud computing... Read More

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Janus International Announces Rolling Steel Expansion

January 7, 2011

(Temple, GA - January 4, 2011) Janus International has acquired the rolling steel manufacturing line from Windsor Republic Doors of Little Rock, Arkansas. The acquisition will allow Janus to now manufacture their Challenger medium duty rolling steel door (the Janus MD door) in Surprise, Arizona in addition to the... Read More

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Gulf Resources Agrees to Acquire Crude Salt Field

January 7, 2011

NEW YORK and SHANDONG, China, Jan. 4, 2011 - Gulf Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: GFRE) ("Gulf Resources" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of bromine, crude salt and specialty chemical products in China, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Shouguang City Haoyuan Chemical Company Limited ("SCHC") has... Read More

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Nicholson Acquires Advanced Foundation Systems

January 7, 2011

PITTSBURGH, PA - January 3, 2011 - Nicholson Construction Company has acquired Advanced Foundation Systems, Inc., a geotechnical contractor located in Denver, Colorado. The acquisition strengthens Nicholson's position in the Western United States, where Advanced Foundation Systems has completed numerous of... Read More

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Platts Completes Acquisition of BENTEK Energy, Broadening Its Analytical Services in Natural Gas and Related Power Markets

January 7, 2011

NEW YORK, Jan. 3, 2011 - Platts, a leading global provider of energy and metals information and a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MHP), today completed for an undisclosed cash sum its acquisition of BENTEK Energy, LLC, a privately held energy market analytics company headquartered in Evergreen... Read More

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PolyOne Acquires Second Specialty Business in Brazil

January 7, 2011

CLEVELAND, Jan. 3, 2011 - PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, has acquired Uniplen Industria de Polimeros Ltda. (Uniplen), a leading Brazilian producer of specialty engineered materials and distributor of thermoplastics. "The Uniplen... Read More

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Protexic Brands Announces Acquisition of Createc Corporation

January 7, 2011

Arlington Heights, January 3, 2011 - Protexic Brands, a Strategic Business Unit of Tegrant Corporation, today announced the acquisition of Createc Corporation, a leading manufacturer of highly-engineered, custom molded foam products, including protective packaging solutions, automotive components and specialty... Read More

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ArvinMeritor Announces Sale of Body Systems Business

January 7, 2011

TROY, Mich., Jan. 3, 2011 - ArvinMeritor, Inc. (NYSE: ARM) today announced that it has completed the sale of its Body Systems business to an affiliate of Inteva Products, LLC. The estimated purchase price at closing was $27.27 million, consisting of $12.27 million in cash at closing (adjusted for estimated balances... Read More

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ON Semiconductor Completes Acquisition of SANYO Semiconductor from SANYO Electric

January 5, 2011

Strategic transaction greatly expands ON Semiconductor's presence in Japan and is expected to further the company's growth on a global basis PHOENIX, Ariz., U.S. and TOKYO, Japan - Jan. 3, 2011 - ON Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: ONNN), today announced the completion of the acquisition of SANYO Semiconductor... Read More