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Honeywell Announces Agreement to Acquire Hand Held Products Inc. - Imaging and Mobile Innovator

Acquisition Provides Entry into Large and Growing Automatic Identification and Data Collection Marketplace, Expands Pervasive Wireless Technology Expertise MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 15 /-- Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Hand Held Products Inc., a privately held Automatic Identification and Data Collection (AIDC) company based in Skaneateles Falls,...

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Mediware to Acquire Integrated Marketing Solutions to Enhance Blood Center Solution Offerings

Acquisition will extend ClosedLoop(TM) capabilities to blood centers and deliver integrated Donor Relationship Management. LENEXA, Kan., Oct. 16 / -- Mediware Information Systems, Inc., (NASDAQ:MEDW), a provider of ClosedLoop(TM) clinical systems for blood and medication management, announced that the Company has signed an agreement to acquire Integrated Marketing Solutions (IMS). IMS provides...

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SAP to Acquire YASU Technologies and Add Leading Business Rules Management System to SAP NetWeaver®

SAP Increases Business Process Management Footprint; Enables Customers to More Easily Define and Apply Business Rules MUNICH, Germany, Oct. 17 / -- Recognizing the increasing importance of the new breed of professionals who help companies create and manage business processes, SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) today announced the intent to acquire YASU Technologies, a privately held leader in business rules...

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American Water Receives Approval for Acquisition

Pelican Island Joins New Jersey American Water CHERRY HILL, N.J., Oct. 17 -- American Water today announced the completion of the Pelican Island water system acquisition by its New Jersey subsidiary. The Pelican Island water system's service area, located within the borders of Dover and Berkeley Townships on Barnegat Bay near Seaside Heights in Ocean County, includes approximately 100 customers...

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Zebra Technologies to Acquire Navis

Acquisition enhances Zebra's ability to deliver asset tracking and location solutions; Company also announces acquisition of RTLS provider proveo VERNON HILLS, Ill., Oct. 15 / -- Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) today announced that it has agreed to acquire all of the shares of Navis Holdings, LLC, a global solutions provider for managing logistics, assets, inventories and cargo flows...

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Zimmer's Offer to Acquire ORTHOsoft is Successful

Offer Is Extended Until October 26, 2007 WARSAW, Ind. and MONTREAL, Oct. 16 / -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. ( Zimmer ) ,a leader in the orthopaedics industry, and its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary ZMH Acquisition Co. ( Offeror ), announced today that the bid to acquire ORTHOsoft Inc. ( ORTHOsoft ) (TSX-Venture: OSH), a leader in computer navigation for orthopaedic surgery, has been successful....

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Marathon's Acquisition of Western Oil Sands Approved by Western Shareholders

HOUSTON, Oct. 16 / -- Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has been advised that its proposed acquisition of Western Oil Sands Inc. was approved by more than 99 percent of the Western shareholders who voted in a special meeting held today in Calgary. In addition, the final court order was issued by the Court of the Queen's Bench of Alberta approving the transaction. The closing of the transaction...

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Audiovox to Acquire Thomson's Consumer Electronics Audio Video Business Outside Europe, Including the Worldwide Rights to the RCA Brand for Consumer Electronics Audio Video Products

o Purchase price is $19.7 million, plus a net asset payment, plus a five- year fee related to the RCA brand in the consumer electronics audio video product field. o Proposed acquisition to add approximately $150 million in annual sales as well as the ability to generate royalty income and should positively impact fiscal 2009 results. o Company to acquire the rights to the RCA brand for consumer...

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Autodesk Completes Acquisition of Skymatter, Makers of Mudbox 3D Brush-based Modeling Software

Strengthens Autodesk's Entertainment and Design Offering SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Oct. 16 -- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) has completed the acquisition of substantially all the assets of Skymatter Limited, the New Zealand-based, privately held developer of Mudbox 3D modeling software. On August 6, 2007, Autodesk announced an agreement to purchase Skymatter's assets. Terms of the transaction were not...

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Petroleum Development Corporation Enters Into a Definitive Agreement with Castle Gas Company, Inc.

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va., Oct. 15 / -- Petroleum Development Corporation (NASDAQ:PETD) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a majority working interest in approximately 760 natural gas wells located in southwestern Pennsylvania, which are operated by Castle Gas Company, Inc. The purchase price is approximately $53,000,000 (Fifty Three Million Dollars) and includes...

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