Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Boeing Acquires ForeFlight

Combined offerings will provide customers across the aviation industry with enhanced digital services Chicago, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] completed the acquisition of ForeFlight, a leading provider of innovative mobile and web-based aviation applications. ForeFlight has partnered with Boeing for the past two years to bring aviators Jeppesen's aeronautical data and...

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Lewis Marine Supply, Inc. Acquired and Under New Management

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fort Lauderdale-based Lewis Marine Supply, Inc., has been acquired by a local Fort Lauderdale private equity investor. The business will operate as Lewis Marine Supply, and will remain at its 85,000 square foot facility, located at 220 SW 32nd Street in Fort Lauderdale. New company President, Chelsea Beyer, said "We look forward to...

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Ficodis Group Strengthens Power Transmission Offer with Acquisition of Reliable Bearing in Mississauga

MONTRÉAL, March 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Ficodis Group is acquiring Reliable Bearing, a company specializing in power transmission products based in Mississauga, Ontario. This makes 14 acquisitions for Ficodis Group, allowing the company to complete its network of power transmission distributors and add new brands to its product portfolio. It also furthers Ficodis's expansion strategy of...

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LIQUI-BOX and DS Smith's Plastics Division Join Together to Create Innovative Leader in Sustainable Packaging

RICHMOND, Va., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Liqui-Box, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, has agreed to acquire DS Smith plc's Plastics Division to create a comprehensive and innovative leader in flexible and rigid packaging. Liqui-Box and DS Smith Plastics, which includes the Rapak and Worldwide Dispenser businesses, will have a global footprint, design capabilities and service...

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Kinetic Ceramics Acquires Autotrol Corporation

Next-Generation Industrial Systems Technology Company Purchases U.S. Based Gear Motor Manufacture Philadelphia, PA – January 15, 2019 – Kinetic Ceramics, one of the world's leading multi-industry precision technology companies, announced today that it has purchased U.S. gear motor manufacturer, Autotrol Corporation. For 55 years, Autotrol Corporation has designed and fabricated...

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Huber Announces Agreement to Acquire Miller Chemical & Fertilizer, LLC, a Division of Industrial Group Holdings, LLC

Atlanta, Georgia (U.S)—March 5, 2019—Huber Engineered Materials (“HEM”), a specialty engineered materials company owned by the J.M. Huber Corporation (“Huber”), announced today it has entered into a definitive agreement with Dunes Point Capital, LP to acquire Miller Chemical & Fertilizer, LLC (“Miller”). Miller, founded in 1937, has nearly 100 employees and is headquartered in...

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Univar Completes Acquisition of Nexeo Solutions, Creating Univar Solutions

Combined Company Positioned to Drive Growth and Shareholder Value with Expanded Capabilities and Unmatched Expertise to Help Customers and Suppliers Capitalize on Growth Opportunities Downers Grove, Ill., March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Nexeo Solutions ("Nexeo"), creating a leading global chemical and...

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ATS Completes Acquisition of Comecer

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Feb. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX: ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") an industry-leading automation solutions provider, today announced that the acquisition of Comecer S.p.A, a leader in the design, engineering, manufacture, and servicing of advanced aseptic containment and processing systems for the nuclear medicine and pharmaceutical industries,...

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Gleason to Acquire Faessler Honing Business from Daetwyler Group in an Asset Deal

Rochester, NEW YORK USA, February 26, 2019. Gleason Corporation today announced the signing of a definitive agreement with Daetwyler Industries AG and MDC Max Daetwyler AG to acquire all assets of Daetwyler’s Faessler gear honing business. Under the Faessler brand, Daetwyler has been producing gear honing machines, related workholding and tools for the high-precision hard finishing of gears....

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Upper Bay Leads Investor Group for The Acquisition of Tidewater Transportation & Terminals

Vancouver, Wash., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Upper Bay Infrastructure Partners ("Upper Bay"), Ullico, funds and accounts under management by BlackRock, Silverfern, and certain other co-investors (collectively, the "Investor Group") are pleased to announce that they have acquired Tidewater Transportation & Terminals ("Tidewater'") from Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners ("Stonepeak")....

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