Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Olin Announces the Completion of the Merger with Dow's Chlorine Products Businesses and Election of New Directors

CLAYTON, Mo. - Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN)( Olin ) announced today the successful completion of the previously announced merger of The Dow Chemical Company's (NYSE: DOW) ( Dow ) U.S. Chlor-Alkali and Vinyl, Global Chlorinated Organics and Global Epoxy businesses with Olin and the election by Olin's board of directors of two new directors to serve on Olin's board. The two new directors were...

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Univar Acquires Future Transfer and Bluestar Distribution

DOWNERS GROVE, IL AND TILLSONBURG, ON –- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar ) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Univar Canada Ltd. ( Univar Canada ), has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Future Transfer Co., Inc.; BlueStar Distribution Inc.; and BDI Distribution West Inc.( Future/ BlueStar ). Founded in 1973, Future/BlueStar specializes in logistics, warehousing,...

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Raytheon Broadens Cyber Capabilities with Acquisition of Foreground Security

DULLES, Va. –- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced it has acquired Herndon, Virginia-based Foreground Security, a leading provider of security operations centers (SOCs), managed security service solutions and cybersecurity professional services. The acquired company, which will be called Raytheon Foreground Security (RFS), accelerates Raytheon's expansion into managed security services...

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Cardinal Health Completes Acquisition of Cordis

ACQUIRES WORLDWIDE LEADER IN CARDIOLOGY AND ENDOVASCULAR DEVICES DUBLIN, Ohio –- Cardinal Health today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Johnson Johnson's Cordis business, a global leader in cardiology and endovascular devices, for $1.944 billion. Planning has been ongoing since the acquisition announcement in early March 2015, and the integration is off to a successful start...

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Valmont Acquires American Galvanizing Company

OMAHA, Neb. –- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global manufacturer of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, and a provider of coatings services, announced today the acquisition of American Galvanizing Company of Folsom, New Jersey. This increases Valmont Coatings' network to 33 facilities located in 6 countries...

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Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. Acquires Global Hexazinone Herbicide Business Assets from DuPont Crop Protection

PHOENIX and WILMINGTON, Del. –- Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI), a U.S. subsidiary of Tessenderlo Group, and DuPont Crop Protection today announced the sale of certain of DuPont's global Hexazinone solo product and its Hexazinone/Diuron-only mixture product business assets to TKI. The sale excludes assets in Brazil. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The assets to be divested...

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ILSCO Acquires Surge Suppression, Inc.

Cincinnati, OH, and Destin, FL- – ILSCO, a leading manufacturer of electrical connectors and grounding products, is pleased to announce the purchase of Surge Suppression Incorporated (SSI), a pre-eminent supplier of Surge Protection Devices (SPDs). This acquisition positions ILSCO to provide more complete solutions to customers’ electrical needs. With roots dating back to 1982, SSI has...

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Tianma Group Merges Two U.S.-Based Sales Subsidiaries to Create New Company for the Americas - Tianma NLT USA, Inc.

New single source for broad range of small to medium size LCDs for the Americas Chino, CA – The Tianma Group, Shenzhen, China, a leading global manufacturer of LCDs since 1983, has decided to merge its two U.S.-based subsidiaries – Tianma NLT America and Tianma Micro-electronics USA – to form Tianma NLT USA, Inc. This merger strengthens Tianma’s presence in the Americas and provides...

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Magna Signs Agreement to Acquire Stadco

AURORA, ON –- Magna International Inc. today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Stadco Automotive Ltd. (Stadco), an independent Tier 1 Body-In-White supplier based in the United Kingdom. Stadco has industry leading expertise in the automotive industry in the supply of steel and aluminum stampings as well as complex vehicle assemblies to customers such as Jaguar Land Rover,...

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Graphic Packaging Acquires Assets of Carded Graphics, LLC

ATLANTA - Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), a leading global provider of packaging solutions to food, beverage and other consumer products companies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Graphic Packaging International, Inc., has acquired the converting assets of Staunton, VA based Carded Graphics, an award winning printed folding carton producer with a strong regional...

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