BravoSolution Completes Acquisition of Verticalnet

LONDON, January 28 Combination Yields a US$60m Supply Management Solutions Leader With Balanced Strength in US and Europe BravoSolution, a leading provider of global supply management solutions today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Verticalnet, Inc, one of the premier vendors of full-suite supply management software solutions in the marketplace today. Verticalnet, Inc will...

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Symmetry Medical Completes Acquisition of DePuy Orthopaedic Instrument Facility

WARSAW, Ind., Jan. 25 -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE:SMA), an independent provider of products to the global orthopaedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc's facility for orthopaedic instrument manufacturing in New Bedford, MA for $45 million in cash. As originally announced in December...

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Teltronics Acquires the Assets of Access Communications/Collier Business Systems

Relationship Extends Opportunities for Teltronics to Sell Communications Products Direct to Consumers and to Increase the Current Customer Base SARASOTA, Fla., Jan. 28 -- Teltronics, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: TELT) , a world class manufacturer of high quality, dependable communications products and services, announced a newly formed partnership with the team members of Access and Collier Business...

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Greenbrier Companies

Greenbrier to Purchase Assets of Wheel Services and Railcar Parts Provider, American Allied

Acquisition strengthens Greenbrier's leadership position; transaction expected to be immediately accretive to earnings LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Jan. 28 - The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE:GBX) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the operating assets of American Allied Railway Equipment Company and its subsidiaries ( American Allied ) for $83...

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Stewart EFI

Stewart EFI, LLC Acquires El Paso, TX Plating and Metal Finishing Division of P&J Industries, Inc. Further Expanding Its Capabilities for the Mexican & Southwestern US

El Paso, TX - January, 2008 - Stewart EFI, LLC has acquired the equipment and assets of the El Paso, TX Plating and Metal Finishing Division of P&J Industries, Inc., a Toledo, OH based company. This new subsidiary of Stewart EFI, LLC will remain at its 48,000 square foot (4,460 m-²) 44 Butterfield Circle, El Paso facility and operate under the name of Stewart EFI Finishing, LLC. Its capabilities...

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American Electric Power

AEP River Operations Purchases or Leases B&H Towing Assets

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 28 / -- AEP MEMCO, LLC, a subsidiary of American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) and part of its AEP River Operations division, has leased five towboats and purchased related assets from B&H Towing, Inc. and its affiliate, Lay Leasing, Inc. (the Lay Companies ) of Paducah, Ky. The Lay Companies are privately-held companies that have supplied fully-found towboats to AEP River...

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SPX Completes Acquisition of APV

Charlotte, NC - December 31, 2007 - SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that it completed the acquisition of APV, a global manufacturer of process equipment and engineered solutions primarily for the sanitary market. The acquisition of APV greatly enhances our process equipment operations serving key markets around the world, particularly in Europe and Asia Pacific, said Chris Kearney,...

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Astrata and Al Tayer Group Form New Company in the Middle East

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 28 - Astrata Group (BULLETIN BOARD: ATTG) announced today the establishment of Astrata Middle East LLC, formed with Al Tayer Group LLC, Dubai, a privately owned diversified regional business, to market Astrata's advanced, full featured telematics products in the Middle East region. Astrata will offer its state-of-the-art vehicle and personnel tracking products with...

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SYSPRO Recognized for Early SOA Adoption in Tech Analyst Reports

Leading Research Firm Notices Early Entry into SOA COSTA MESA, Calif. - January 7, 2008 - SYSPRO, a provider of visionary ERP software for the manufacturing pragmatist, said today that the company has been recognized by AMR Research as an early provider of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA). The AMR Research Report referencing SYSPRO, ERP Providers Serving the Midmarket, was published in late...

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XMPie Announces Second Annual Users' Group Conference

Adobe, EFI, HP, InfoTrends, Kodak, PB Systems, Press-sense, Tecra and Xerox Among Event Sponsors NEW YORK, Jan. 28 -- The XMPie Users' Group today announced it will hold its second annual XMPie Users' Group Conference at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas beginning Feb. 6, 2008. The two-day event incorporates a comprehensive program of activities and open discussion forums encompassing both a...

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