Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

OriGene Technologies Acquires Blue Heron Biotechnology, a Leading U.S. based Gene Synthesis Company

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 12 - OriGene Technologies, Inc., a gene-centric life sciences company, announces the acquisition of Blue Heron Biotechnology, a pioneer in the gene synthesis business since 1999. Blue Heron is one of the oldest and most successful gene synthesis companies in the world, providing customers solutions for complex DNA synthesis. It supplies synthetic DNA to the majority of the...

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Telestream Executes Definitive Agreement with Anystream Division

Deal will Extend Telestream's Leading Position in Enterprise-Class Video Transcoding and Live Encoding Markets NEVADA CITY, Calif., Aug. 13 - Telestream, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire the business operations of the Anystream division of Grab Networks. The combination will further extend...

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Ames True Temper, Inc. Expresses No Opinion on Debt Tender Offer by Clopay Acquisition Corp.

CAMP HILL, Pa., Aug. 11 - Ames True Temper, Inc. ( ATT") today announced that it elected to express no opinion and remain neutral toward (i) the offers by Clopay Acquisition Corp. ("Clopay") on August 3, 2010 to purchase any and all of ATT's outstanding 10% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2012 and Senior Floating Rate Notes due 2012 and (ii) the related consent solicitations. The tender offers and...

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Redknee Closes Acquisition of Nimbus Systems

Redknee Executes on its Strategic Growth Plan TORONTO, August 12, 2010- Redknee (TSX:RKN), a leading provider of business-critical billing and charging software and solutions for communications service providers, today announced the closing of its acquisition of Nimbus Systems, a privately-held company that specializes in next generation billing, content settlement and customer care. Redknee...

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Applied Industrial Technologies Ltd. Acquires SCS Supply Group Inc. Business

CLEVELAND, Aug. 3 - Applied Industrial Technologies Ltd., the Canadian subsidiary of Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT), today announced it has acquired the business of SCS Supply Group Inc., formerly known as Toronto Bearing & Belting and CBS Equipment. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. The acquired business operates eight locations with 61 employees throughout southern Ontario...

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Applied Industrial Technologies Acquires UZ Engineered Products

Cleveland, OH (August 2, 2010) - Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) today announced it has acquired the assets of UZ Engineered Products of Cleveland, Ohio. UZ is a distributor of high-quality products for maintenance, repair and operational needs. The business was acquired from State Industrial Products Corporation, also located in Cleveland. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. UZ is...

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Spears Manufacturing Acquires Coastline Plastics, LLC from Victaulic

Coastline to continue supplying CPVC pipe to Victaulic Easton, PA, July 1, 2008 - Spears Manufacturing Company has acquired the assets of Coastline Plastics, LLC an affiliate of the Victaulic Company. Based in Yulee, Fl., Coastline Plastics is a leading manufacturer of CPVC pipe for fire protection, plumbing and industrial market applications. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The...

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Victaulic Acquires Australian Rights to Victaulic Trademark

Victaulic Company announced today it has purchased the Australian rights to the Victaulic trademark from OneSteel. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. This strategic acquisition extends our global ownership of the Victaulic brand and strengthens our ability to sell Victaulic piping products throughout Australia," said Victaulic CEO John Malloy. OneSteel is a fully integrated, global...

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SAP Completes Acquisition of Sybase, Inc.

WALLDORF, Germany, July 30 -- SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Sybase, Inc. The acquisition was completed via a short-form merger under Delaware law pursuant to which Sheffield Acquisition Corp., an indirectly wholly owned subsidiary of SAP, was merged with and into Sybase, with Sybase surviving the merger as a wholly-owned subsidiary of SAP America, U.S....

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Air Liquide Acquires Lion Copolymer Geismar Services' Operations in the U.S.

Air Liquide Large Industries U.S. LP announces the acquisition of the assets and business activities of Lion Copolymer Geismar Services (LCGS), an industrial utilities provider based in Louisiana's Geismar basin, near the city of Baton Rouge. The newly acquired facilities are a major utilities provider in the area and supply steam, treated and demineralized water, and other critical products to...

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