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Multi-Color Announces Impact to Earnings per Share from Acquisition of Collotype International Holdings

SHARONVILLE, Ohio, Feb. 7 / -- Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) announced today that its acquisition of Collotype International Holdings Pty. Ltd. ( Collotype ) is expected to close by the end of February 2008. Both parties are in the process of finalizing closing documentation to satisfy the conditions and other closing deliveries required by the purchase agreement. The transaction is...

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PPD to Acquire InnoPharm Ltd.

Strengthening PPD's presence in Eastern Europe WILMINGTON, N.C., Feb. 6 / -- PPD, Inc. (NASDAQ:PPDI) today announced it has signed an agreement to purchase InnoPharm Ltd., an independent contract research organization, or CRO, based in Smolensk, Russia. The acquisition will expand PPD's global reach with established offices in both Russia and Ukraine. One of the first CROs in Russia, InnoPharm...

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Carmeuse and Oglebay Norton Receive FTC Approval for Pending Transaction

Transaction Expected to Close Shortly LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE, Belgium, PITTSBURGH and CLEVELAND, Feb. 8 -- Carmeuse Lime & Stone, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Carmeuse Group, and Oglebay Norton Company (Pink Sheets: OGBY.PK) today announced that they have received approval from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, with respect to...

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Flextronics to Acquire the FRIWO Mobile Power Business Unit of CEAG

SINGAPORE, Feb. 7 - Flextronics (NASDAQ:FLEX) today announced plans to acquire the FRIWO Mobile Power (FMP) business unit of CEAG AG, a global market leader for power supplies and chargers for mobile telephones. FMP develops, produces and markets power supply and charging devices for mobile applications in the telecommunications sector. FMP will become part of Flextronics'components business unit...

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Nucor to Acquire David J. Joseph Company

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 8 -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) announced today that it has signed a Purchase Agreement to acquire the stock of SHV North America Corporation, which owns 100% of The David J. Joseph Company ( DJJ ), its related affiliates and real estate, for approximately $1.44 billion. The David J. Joseph Company will be a wholly owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation and will maintain...

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Setaram Inc. Acquires HY-Energy LLC

The First Choice for Challenging Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Applications February 1st, 2008 Setaram Inc. (Pensauken, NJ and Caluire, France), a leading manufacturer of Thermal Analysis and alorimetry instruments announces the acquisition of Hy-Energy LLC (Newark, CA), a manufacturer of high performance gas sorption scientific instruments for the ever-expanding field of clean renewable...

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Cree to Acquire LED Lighting Fixtures, Inc.

DURHAM, N.C., FEBRUARY 8, 2008 - Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED solid-state lighting components, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held LED Lighting Fixtures, Inc. (LLF) in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $77 million, plus up to an additional $26.4 million over a three-year period. LLF is pioneering the development...

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LexisNexis Acquires Axxia to Strengthen Practice Management Offering for Mid-Sized Law Firms

Axxia Acquisition Reinforces LexisNexis's Role as a Total Solutions Provider in the Mid-Sized Law Firm Market LONDON, February 5 -- LexisNexis, a leading global provider of business information solutions, today announced the acquisition of Axxia - a leading provider of back-office and integrated solutions in the mid-law segment in the UK. The acquisition of Axxia enables LexisNexis to offer a...

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NVIDIA to Acquire AGEIA Technologies

PhysX on GeForce Will Bring Amazing Physics Dynamics to Millions of Gamers SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 4 -- NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA), the world leader in visual computing technologies and the inventor of the GPU, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire AGEIA Technologies, Inc., the industry leader in gaming physics technology. AGEIA's PhysX software is widely adopted with...

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DE-STA-CO Acquires Industrial Motion Control, LLC

Auburn Hills, Michigan, February 6, 2008 - DE-STA-CO, the worldwide leader in robotic tooling, workholding and flexible industrial automation solutions, recently announced the acquisition of Industrial Motion Control, LLC (IMC). Headquartered in Wheeling, Illinois, with additional facilities in Belgium and China, IMC serves a global customer base and boasts annual revenues of $50 million. IMC is...

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