Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Document Security Systems, Inc. Makes Strategic Acquisition of Premier Packaging Corporation

Acquisition increases DSS annual sales revenue to $17 million and allows Company to offer complete line of secure packaging containing DSS anti-counterfeiting technologies to multi-billion dollar marketplace ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 17 -- Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE/AMEX: DMC) ( DSS") a world leader in the development, design and manufacturing of secure identification and authentication...

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ABB Acquires Jokab Safety

The acquisition strengthens ABB's offering within machine safety and low-voltage products. 2010-02-15 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced today it will acquire 100 percent of the shares in Jokab Safety International AB for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to be completed in March subject to customary regulatory approvals. Founded in Sweden in...

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Pfizer's Acquires Bharti Healthcare Ltd. Located in Dharuhera, India

We take great pleasure today in announcing Pfizer's acquisition of Bharti Healthcare Ltd. The operation, located in Dharuhera, India, about 50 miles outside Delhi, will be managed by Capsugel. Bharti Healthcare, established in 1985, manufactures and markets empty hard gelatin capsules. Capsugel, a division of Pfizer, with 2,500 colleagues and 9 facilities around the world is recognized as a world...

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The Second Acquisition This Year, Domino Plastics MFG Completes Purchase of International Plastics

Domino Plastics MFG expands with acquisition of International Plastics The second acquisition this year, Domino Plastics MFG completes purchase of International Plastics. President and CEO William Bathe said this acquisition will increase our capabilities through increased product offerings from the addition of dies." Bakersfield, CA, February 1, 2010 -- Domino Plastics MFG continues to expand...

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Airgas Board of Directors to Review Air Products' Unsolicited Tender Offer

RADNOR, PA - February 11, 2010 - Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today confirmed that Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD) has commenced an unsolicited tender offer to acquire all outstanding common shares of Airgas at a price of $60.00 per share in cash. Consistent with its fiduciary duties and as required by applicable law, the Airgas Board of Directors will review the offer to determine the...

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Vaisala Consolidates Activities in the US

Vaisala acquired the U.S. based Quixote Transportation Technologies, Inc. (QTT) in late December 2009 to grow its presence in the global road weather and information technology business. To achieve synergy targets related to the acquisition, Vaisala is consolidating its manufacturing, depot and data services, and finance activities currently located in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, St. Louis, Missouri...

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Key Filters Merges with Parkinson Technologies Inc

Woonsocket, RI (February 11, 2010) . . . Key Filters Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of melt filtration equipment, has merged with Parkinson Technologies Inc. The Key Filters product line of manual, hydraulic and continuous screen changers will continue within the Parkinson family of brands that include Parkinson Winders, Marshall & Williams Plastics and Dusenbery Converting Systems....

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Airgas Confirms Receipt of Unsolicited Proposal from Air Products

Stockholders Advised to Take No Action Pending Review by Airgas' Board of Directors RADNOR, PA - February 5, 2010 -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today confirmed that it has received an unsolicited proposal from Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD) ( Air Products") to acquire the company for $60.00 per share. Airgas' Board of Directors will review the proposal with its financial and legal...

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Acquires Laser-based Gas Detection Company NovaWave Technologies, Inc.

Provides Enhanced Environmental and Process Gas Monitoring Capabilities FRANKLIN, Mass. (February 2, 2010) - Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, announced today that it has acquired NovaWave Technologies, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of advanced chemical sensors for environmental monitoring, industrial and safety applications. NovaWave has 18 employees based...

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Homecare Acquisition in France

Air Liquide, number one in the European homecare market, has just completed the 100% acquisition of DinnoSantÃ-©, a company that specializes in medical-technical services for diabetes. DinnoSanté is a French company with 90 employees which specializes in the equipment and home monitoring of patients with diabetes. It supplies nearly 2,300 chronic diabetes patients with equipment...

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