Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Waste Management Announces Expansion of Organics Recycling Services

Acquisition of Garick enables Waste Management to expand organic recycling services and commercial and consumer organic products across North America HOUSTON, Sept. 1 - Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) today announced it has acquired a majority equity interest in Garick LLC, a leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of organic lawn and garden products that will accelerate the expansion of...

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Hyland Software Acquires Hershey Systems

Makes company one of the largest enterprise content management (ECM) software suite vendors in the higher education market CLEVELAND, Sept. 1 - Hyland Software has purchased privately held Hershey Systems, a provider of Web-based ECM solutions focused primarily on the higher education market. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Acquisitions continue to accelerate our growth in key...

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Nokia Completes Acquisition of Motally, Inc.

ESPOO, Finland, September 1, 2010 - Nokia (NYSE: NOK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Motally, Inc., initially announced on August 20, 2010. Motally's mobile analytics service enables developers and publishers to optimize the development of their mobile applications through increased understanding of how users engage. The service offering is planned to be adapted for Qt,...

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O-I Acquires Brazilian Glass Company

Expands reach in South America's largest container market PERRYSBURG, Ohio, Sept. 1 - Owens-Illinois, Inc. (O-I) today announced the acquisition of Brazilian glassmaker Companhia Industrial de Vidros (CIV), significantly expanding O-I's reach in South America's largest container market. CIV is the leading glass container producer in northeastern Brazil, one of the country's fastest-growing...

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Regal Beloit Acquires Rotor B.V.

BELOIT, Wis., Sept. 1 - Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) today announced that it has acquired Rotor B.V. headquartered in Eibergen, the Netherlands. Rotor sells standard and special electric motors to a variety of industries including the marine industry, ship building and offshore oil and gas. In addition to the Netherlands, Rotor also sells throughout Europe, the UK and Japan. The management...

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Sherwin-Williams Completes the Acquisition of Becker Acroma Industrial Wood Coatings

Leading Global Industrial Wood Coatings Innovator Joins S-W's Growing Global Finishes Group CLEVELAND, Sept. 1 - The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) announced it has closed a definitive agreement to acquire Becker Industrial Products AB, a subsidiary of AB Wilh. Becker based in Sweden, which engages in the industrial wood coatings business. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Becker Acroma is...

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The Allied Defense Group Announces Completion of Asset Sale to Chemring

VIENNA, Va., Sept. 1 - The Allied Defense Group, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADG) announced that it completed the previously announced sale of substantially all of its assets to Chemring. Chemring paid approximately $59.6 million in cash and assumed certain specified liabilities in exchange for all of the capital stock of Mecar sprl (formerly Mecar SA), a wholly owned subsidiary of ADG, and substantially...

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Unisys Announces Sale of UK-Based Insurance and Pension Processing Business

BLUE BELL, Pa., Sept. 1 - Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) announced today that it has sold Unisys Insurance Services Limited (UISL) to Diligenta Limited, a subsidiary of Tata Consultancy Services Limited. UISL, which is headquartered in the UK and has operations in Liverpool and Bournemouth, provides business process outsourcing services to the UK life and pensions industry. Terms of the...

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H.C. Starck Sells Clevios to Heraeus

H.C. Starck GmbH, headquartered in Goslar, Germany, has signed a contract to sell its global Conductive Polymers Business Unit to Heraeus, Hanau, Germany. The Business Unit, which is based in Leverkusen, sells liquid polymer chemicals under the brand name Clevios. Due to their highly conductive nature, these chemicals are used in a wide range of applications, primarily in the electronics...

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CA Technologies to Acquire Arcot Systems, Inc., a Visionary in Fraud Prevention, Advanced Authentication

Acquisition Supports Cloud Strategy, Extends Market Opportunity for Leading Identity and Access Management Offerings ISLANDIA, N.Y., Aug. 30 - CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Arcot Systems, Inc., a leader in providing advanced authentication and fraud prevention solutions through on premises software or cloud services, in...

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