Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

EnerSys Acquires Australia's ICS Industries

READING, Pa. –- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of ICS Industries Pty. Ltd. (ICS), headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. ICS is a leading full line shelter designer, manufacturer with installation and maintenance services company serving the telecommunications, utilities,...

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Eco Building Products Completes Acquisition of Former Affiliate, Eco Prime, LLC in Augusta, Georgia

The acquisition more than doubles Eco Building Product's current national coating capacity It positions the company to penetrate the growing Southeast multi-family and single-family new home construction markets Eco Building Products now has operations in three key areas - the Pacific Northwest, the Southeast and the Northeast VISTA, Calif. –- Eco Building Products, Inc., (OTC: ECOB) announced...

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Bemis Company to Acquire South American Rigid Packaging Operations of Emplal Participacoes S.A.

NEENAH, Wis.- – Bemis Company, Inc. (NYSE:BMS) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the South American rigid plastic packaging operations of Emplal Participacoes S.A., a Brazilian manufacturer of plastic packaging for food and consumer applications. This rigid packaging business, which includes two facilities in Brazil, recorded annual net sales of approximately...

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The European Commission Unconditionally Authorises Saint Gobain's Acquisition of Control over Sika

PARIS –- Saint-Gobain welcomes the European Commission's decision of July 22nd 2015, which has unconditionally authorised Saint Gobain's acquisition of control over Sika. The European Commission has conducted a thorough investigation and extensive market tests to assess whether and in which areas Saint-Gobain and Sika currently compete. It concludes that both groups' activities are largely...

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Cargill Welcomes Clearance from European Commission for Purchase of ADM's Chocolate Business

AMSTERDAM –- The European Commission has granted conditional clearance for Cargill to acquire Archer Daniels Midland's (NYSE: ADM) chocolate business in Europe. Together with the approvals granted earlier by the US Department of Justice, this completes the regulatory approval process for the global deal. The acquisition underlines Cargill's commitment to meeting our customers' needs and...

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Mindray Medical Completes Acquisition of Wuhan Dragonbio

SHENZHEN, China –- Mindray Medical International Limited ( Mindray or the Company , NYSE: MR), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices worldwide, announced today that it completed the acquisition of the remaining stake in Wuhan Dragonbio Surgical Implant Co., Ltd. (the Dragonbio ) for a total cash consideration of RMB 435 million (approximately US$ 70.2 million)...

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JBT Corporation Acquires Leading Liquid Foods Solutions Provider

CHICAGO –- JBT Corporation (NYSE: JBT), a global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries, announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the shares of Stork Food Dairy Systems B.V. ( SFDS or the Company ), a leading filling and sterilization solutions provider. The purchase price will be EUR47 million, before customary...

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Univar Acquires Chemical Associates

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and COPLEY, Ohio –- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar ) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Univar USA Inc. ( Univar USA ), has acquired the assets of Chemical Associates, Inc. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Founded in 1981, Chemical Associates is a marketer, manufacturer, and distributor of oleochemicals, including tall oil fatty...

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Acquisition of Hitco Carbon Composites Business

DELTA, BC –- Avcorp Industries Inc. (the Company or Avcorp ) (AVP:TSX) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the Agreement ) to acquire the US-based composite aerostructures division of a subsidiary of Frankfurt-listed SGL Carbon SE ( SGL ). The transaction will significantly expand the capabilities of Avcorp in composites and offer a strong platform to grow...

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Lockheed Martin to Acquire Sikorsky Aircraft and Conduct Strategic Review of IT and Technical Services Businesses

Corporation takes actions to shape portfolio for future growth BETHESDA, Md. – Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sikorsky Aircraft, a world leader in military and commercial rotary-wing aircraft, for $9.0 billion. The price is effectively reduced to approximately $7.1 billion, after taking into account tax benefits resulting from the transaction....

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