Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

FleetPride Acquires Southwest Brake & Parts, Inc

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 27 - FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced that it has acquired Southwest Brake & Parts, Inc. The acquisition expands FleetPride's footprint into Michigan and includes eight Southwest Brake & Parts locations throughout the state. Southwest Brake & Parts, founded in 1958 by the Holaski...

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Johnson & Johnson Completes Acquisition of Micrus Endovascular

Micrus Becomes Part of Codman Neurovascular NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Sept. 27 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Micrus Endovascular, a global developer and manufacturer of minimally invasive devices for hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke. Johnson & Johnson announced its agreement to acquire Micrus on July 12, 2010. Micrus Endovascular will operate...

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RPM's Building Solutions Group Acquires Turkish Distributor

MEDINA, Ohio, Sept. 28 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Building Solutions Group has acquired Park Dis Ticaret A.S., a leading supplier of sealants, tapes and membranes to the construction markets in Turkey. Based in Istanbul, Turkey, Park has annual sales of approximately $10 million. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be accretive to earnings within one...

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Steel Dynamics to Buy Joist-Making Assets from Commercial Metals Company

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Sept. 27 - Steel Dynamics, Inc. (Nasdaq: STLD) today announced that it has agreed to acquire from affiliates of Commercial Metals Company (CMC), certain facilities and assets of CMC's former steel-joist manufacturing operations. These assets will become a part of SDI's wholly owned subsidiary, New Millennium Building Systems. The transaction is expected to close within the next...

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ECi Acquires Acsellerate

Business intelligence service helps distributors analyze end consumers' buying patterns to identify the best opportunities to increase sales and margin Fort Worth, TX - September 22, 2010: eCommerce Industries, Inc. (ECi), the leading provider of industry-specific business and e-commerce software solutions, announced today that it has acquired substantially all the assets of Acsellerate, a...

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IBM to Acquire BLADE Network Technologies

Technology to further optimize IBM servers for cloud computing, analytics and other new workloads ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 27 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE), a privately held company based in Santa Clara, CA. BLADE specializes in software and devices that route data and transactions to and from servers. The...

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TransDigm to Acquire McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc.

CLEVELAND, Sept. 27 - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG) announced today a definitive agreement to purchase McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc. ( McKechnie"), a privately-owned supplier of innovative aerospace products, controlled by JLL Partners, for a total purchase price on a cash free, debt free basis of approximately $1.27 billion in cash. TransDigm expects to finance the acquisition...

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Stylmark Announces Acquisition of Clearr Corporation

Stylmark adds lighted signage products & graphic displays to their capabilities MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. - September 22, 2010 - Stylmark, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of aluminum, steel and lighting products for retail and commercial environments, today announced that it has acquired the assets of privately-held Clearr Corporation. Founded in 1959, Clearr Corporation is an established...

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Graham Packaging Completes Acquisition of Liquid Container, L.P.

YORK, Pa., Sept. 23 - Graham Packaging Company Inc. (NYSE: GRM) today announced that its subsidiaries, Graham Packaging GP Acquisition LLC, and Graham Packaging LP Acquisition LLC, have completed the acquisition of Liquid Container, L.P. and its subsidiaries for $568.0 million. In conjunction with the closing of the acquisition, Graham entered into a new $913.0 million aggregate principal amount...

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Hyland Software Acquires the CSC Group

Reinforces company's goal to become the leading enterprise content management (ECM) software vendor to the healthcare market CLEVELAND, Sept. 24 - Hyland Software has purchased privately held Computer Systems Company, Inc. (dba The CSC Group), a provider of business and clinical healthcare software and document conversion services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Our goal is to have...

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