Mergers & Acquisitions

TricorBraun has Acquired Canadian-Based Taipak

Nov 18, 2017

Represents Company's First Move into Flexible Packaging

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 16, 2017 - TricorBraun, a leading packaging solutions company, has acquired Canadian-based Taipak (, a flexible packaging solutions provider headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia.

"The acquisition of Taipak represents a true milestone for TricorBraun:... Read More

Rockwell Automation to Review Revised Unsolicited Proposal from Emerson

Nov 17, 2017

MILWAUKEE, Nov. 16, 2017 - Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today confirmed that it has received a revised unsolicited proposal from Emerson (NYSE: EMR) to acquire Rockwell Automation.

As it did with Emerson's prior proposals, consistent with its fiduciary duties and in consultation with its financial and legal advisors, the Board of Directors of Rockwell Automation will... Read More

MJS Packaging Completes Acquisition of Riekes Container

Nov 14, 2017

Expands Presence in Key Growth Areas

LIVONIA, MI - November, 2017 - MJS Packaging is pleased to announce the acquisition of Riekes Container, headquartered in Omaha, NE. This strategic move will strengthen MJS Packaging’s product offering and footprint through the addition of four locations in the central and western regions of the U.S.

“As we welcome Riekes Container into... Read More

Ohio Transmission Corporation acquires PK controls, Inc.

Nov 11, 2017

Recent acquisition enhances OTC’s capabilities in complex automation solutions

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Nov. 9, 2017 - Ohio Transmission Corporation, an industrial equipment service provider and distributor headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, announces the acquisition of PK Controls, Inc.

PK Controls, Inc., located in Plain City, Ohio, is a leading engineering and services company that... Read More

The Hillman Group Acquires Specialty Fastener Company

Nov 09, 2017

CINCINNATI, Nov. 8, 2017 - The Hillman Companies, Inc. (NYSE-AMEX: HLM.PR) and The Hillman Group, Inc. (collectively, "Hillman" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement by which it acquired substantially all of the assets, and assumed certain liabilities, of Hargis Industries, LP ("Hargis"), doing business as ST Fastening Systems ("STFS"), a... Read More

Riot Blockchain Closes Acquisition of 1,200 Bitcoin Mining Machines

Nov 07, 2017

Riot Blockchain Names John O'Rourke as Chairman and CEO in Conjunction with Transaction

CASTLE ROCK, Colo., Nov. 6, 2017 - Riot Blockchain, Inc. (Nasdaq: RIOT) (the "Company") today announced that it has closed on its acquisition of cryptocurrency mining equipment consisting of 700 AntMiner S9s and 500 AntMiner L3s, all manufactured by industry leader Bitmain. The total hashing... Read More

Identisys Acquires ACS (Automated Card Systems) and ACS East (Access Credential Systems); Pennsylvania Based Identification and Cards Solutions Dealers

Nov 04, 2017

Identification, Emergency Response, Security Solutions and On-site Service Provider expands into Pennsylvania tristate area.

Eden Prairie, MN - November 7, 2017 - IdentiSys Inc., North America’s largest sales and service integrator of identification, card issuance, emergency response, access control and video security systems, today announced the acquisition of ACS and ACS East, both... Read More

Kryton International Acquires Cementec Industries to Advance Smart Concrete® Solutions

Nov 03, 2017

  • Acquisition cements Kryton's leadership position in concrete waterproofing, concrete erosion and concrete abrasion resistance.
  • Innovative products provide solutions to the construction industry's need for long-lasting concrete infrastructure thereby avoiding costly repairs and replacements.

VANCOUVER, Nov. 2, 2017 - Vancouver-based Kryton International... Read More

F.W. Webb Adds Another New York Location After Business Acquisition

Nov 03, 2017

November 2, 2017 (Bedford, MA) – F.W. Webb Company is adding another location in New York with today’s acquisition of Harbor Plumbing & Heating Supply in Mamaroneck. A single-location wholesaler serving residential and commercial contractors for the past 17 years, Harbor Plumbing & Heating Supply is a family-owned business like F.W. Webb Co., with both known for exceptional products and... Read More

New PEM® VariMount® Video - “Providing Solutions for Composites”

Nov 03, 2017

Since its introduction to the market, the VariMount® Bonding Fastener has revolutionized fastening applications for composite materials in the Automotive, Electronics, Aerospace and several other industries. Click here ( to watch our... Read More

Patrick Industries, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Indiana Transport, Inc.

Nov 02, 2017

ELKHART, Ind., Nov. 1, 2017 - Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PATK) ("Patrick" or the "Company") announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the business and certain assets of Elkhart, Indiana-based Indiana Transport, Inc. ("Indiana Transport"), a leading transportation and logistics service provider primarily to original equipment manufacturers ("OEMs") and dealers in the... Read More

Carlisle Companies Incorporated Completes Purchase of Accella Performance Materials

Nov 02, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Carlisle Companies Inc. (NYSE:CSL) announced today that it has completed the purchase of Accella Performance Materials for $670 million in an all-cash transaction, pursuant to the previously announced purchase agreement with Arsenal Capital Partners .

Accella Performance Materials, a premier specialty polyurethane growth platform with approximately $430 million of... Read More

SNC-Lavalin Acquires Data Transfer Solutions Inc.

Nov 01, 2017

MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2017 - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce the acquisitionof Data Transfer Solutions, Inc. (DTS) for USD $45M. Completed on October 30th, 2017, the acquisition will add to the capabilities of SNC-Lavalin's Atkins sector and will enhance service offerings in digital asset management for clients.

Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, with 78 employees, DTS is... Read More

Maxcess Acquires Menges Roller Company

Nov 01, 2017

Maxcess expands its roller business to now include Menges Roller Company

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, October 31, 2017- Maxcess International, a global leader in innovative products and services for web handling applications, has acquired Menges Roller Company. Headquartered in Wauconda, Illinois, Menges Roller Company (“Menges”) will join Valley Roller, Webex, Fife, Tidland and MAGPOWR... Read More

American Industrial Partners Acquires the Brock Group

Oct 31, 2017

HOUSTON, Oct. 30, 2017 - The Brock Group, a Houston-based provider of mission critical services to the refining, petrochemical, power generation and other industries, announced today that American Industrial Partners (AIP) has acquired majority ownership of the company. AIP is a New York based private equity firm that focuses on buying, improving and growing industrial businesses in the US and... Read More

RPM Acquires UK Provider of Structural Movement Control Products

Oct 31, 2017

MEDINA, Ohio - Oct. 30, 2017 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its USL Group has acquired Ekspan Holdings Limited, a provider of movement control products and services for bridges and major structures. Headquartered in Sheffield, United Kingdom, Ekspan has annual net sales in excess of $10 million. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be accretive to earnings... Read More

Frutarom Will Acquire Full Ownership of the Specialty Nutrition Company Enzymotec at a Net Investment of Approx. USD 210M

Oct 31, 2017




Microsemi to Acquire High Performance Timing Business of Vectron International from Knowles Corp.

Oct 28, 2017

  • Expands high performance timing product portfolio
  • Leverages market presence in aerospace and defense, communications, industrial applications
  • Highly complementary acquisition drives significant synergies
  • Microsemi expects acquisition to be immediately accretive once closed

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 26, 2017 - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCC), a... Read More

Swissturn/USA Purchases J.I. Morris Company Fasteners

Oct 20, 2017

September 18, 2017 – (Oxford, MA) Swissturn/USA announced today that it has purchased the miniature fastener business of J.I. Morris Company (Southbridge, MA). J.I. Morris Company, which has operated in Southbridge for 97 years, is recognized as a world leader in the manufacturing of miniature screws and nuts. They are known best for their miniature number and UNM (metric) screws,... Read More

Swissturn Purchases J.I. Morris Fastener Line

Oct 19, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Swissturn/USA has purchased the fastener line of miniature number and UNM screws, self-tapping screws, hex nuts, flat washers, and turned parts from J.I. Morris Company. The J.I. Morris Company brand is recognized as the premier manufacturer of miniature fasteners. We welcome J.I. Morris customers to Swissturn!

Swissturn/USA is a world-class precision... Read More