Atex, the World's Leading Developer of Software Solutions for the Media Industry, Acquires Mactive

READING, England, Feb 12: Atex (, the world's leading developer of software solutions for the media industry, has today announced that it has acquired Mactive. Mactive, with 108 employees, provides software development, sales and support for the newspaper and magazine publishing industry from offices in Melbourne, Florida; Irvine, California; Helsingborg, Sweden and Oslo, Norway. In...

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Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Endius, Inc., A Leader in Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 9 /-- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZMH) and Endius, Inc., a privately held Massachusetts company, announced today that Zimmer has agreed to acquire Endius in a cash transaction. Under the agreement, Endius will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Zimmer. Zimmer says it expects the transaction to be approximately $0.02 dilutive in 2007 and accretive thereafter. We have indicated...

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Smith Micro Software

Smith Micro to Acquire Assets of Insignia Solutions, plc, Developer of Mobile Device Management Software

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., and BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 11: 3GSM CONFERENCE -- Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMSI), a developer and marketer of a wide range of software and services for the wireless market, and Insignia Solutions, plc , a pioneer in mobile device management and a key provider of provisioning-infrastructure software to mobile operators and device manufacturers around the world,...

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Sigma Aldrich

Sigma-Aldrich Acquires Epichem Group Limited to Expand SAFC Hitech Capabilities

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 12: Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ:SIAL) announced today that it has acquired all of the outstanding shares of Epichem Group Limited of Bromborough, United Kingdom, to expand its SAFC Hitech business offering. The purchase price of $60 million was paid in cash. The acquisition of Epichem's $40 million in annual revenues is expected to help Sigma-Aldrich achieve its growth goals...

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RHI Refractories America

Austrian Supplier of Refractories to Glass Industry Expands in U.S.

RHI buys assets of Monofrax Corp. for 45 Million USD RHI, one of the leading refractories companies in the world, will take over parts of the assets of New York based Monofrax. The takeover should enable RHI to foster its position in the U.S. market of specialty glasses, RHI announced. Monofrax is a subsidiary of Vesuvius Crucible Company and the only producer of fused cast products in the USA,...

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Info Security Products Guide Honors Privacyware with 'Hot Companies' Award 2007

Privacyware earns second consecutive Hot Company title. Red Bank, NJ, January 31, 2007 -- For the second consecutive year, Info Security Products Guide, the world's leading publication on security-related products and technologies has named Privacyware ( one of its Info Security Hot Companies winners for 2007. Selected from an industry analysis of more than 500 prominent info...

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Fiberstars Targets Green Business Segment with Line of Sustainable Lighting Solutions

Eco-marketing Firm Selected to Focus on Energy Efficient Lighting SOLON, Ohio, Jan. 31 / -- Fiberstars Inc. (NASDAQ:FBST), a global leader in breakthrough lighting technology, announced today that it has selected Braun & Zurawski Inc., of Milwaukee, as its agency of record responsible for marketing and advertising campaigns centered around the company's line of energy-efficient lighting...

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BNA Software

New BNA Accounting Portfolio Explains How to Account For and Disclose Contingent Environmental Liabilities

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7 /-- BNA(R), publisher of the authoritative and universally recognized Tax Management Portfolio series, has released the latest addition to its Accounting Policy & Practice Series(TM). Portfolio 5136, Contingent Environmental Liabilities: Disclosures and Accounting(TM), explains how to account for and disclose contingent environmental liabilities -- an increasingly important...

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Teradata's Award-Winning Customers Will Report Best Practices at 2006 PARTNERS User Group Conference

World's premiere data warehousing and analytics exposition will feature company presenters from Bank of America, Nationwide Insurance, Travelocity and more DAYTON, Ohio-- Sept. 15, 2006 -- Companies recognized for leadership in data warehousing will share best practices through case studies at the Teradata PARTNERS User Group Conference and Expo, which will be held from Sunday, Sept. 17, through...

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Microsoft and BT Launch Connected Services Sandbox Competitions

Competitions to help spur the creation and distribution of managed network mashups. BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 12 -- Today at 3GSM World Congress 2007, Microsoft Corp. and BT announced the launch of the Connected Services Sandbox competition series to help promote the development of innovative customer solutions that merge traditional telecommunications offerings such as voice or text messaging with...

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