Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Bayer HealthCare Strengthens US Consumer Health Business with Acquisition of Citracal®

Addition of Leading Calcium Brand Enriches Consumer Care Division's Key Nutritionals Product Portfolio MORRISTOWN, N.J., Aug. 30 -- Bayer HealthCare (BHC) announced today that its Consumer Care Division has signed an agreement with Mission Pharmacal Company to acquire their global Citracal® line of over-the-counter (OTC) calcium supplements. The companies have agreed not to disclose the...

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Symmetry Medical Agrees to Acquire Specialty Surgical Instruments

WARSAW, Ind., Aug. 29 -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE:SMA), an independent provider of products to the global orthopedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Specialty Surgical Instruments (SSI) and Ultra Containers of America (UCA), a leading provider of specialty surgical instruments and sterilization containers,...

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Dow AgroSciences Acquires Netherlands Based Duo Maize

Acquisition Expands Corn Seed Platform in Europe INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 30 -- Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, announced today that it has further strengthened its global corn seeds platform with the acquisition of Netherlands-based Duo Maize. The deal follows two other recent acquisitions in the corn seeds arena, involving Brazil's Agromen Tecnologia, and...

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DuPont Acquires IsoTherming(TM) Technology for Refining with Less Environmental Impact

Provides Oil Refiners a Faster and Less Expensive Way to Produce Cleaner Fuels WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 30 /-- DuPont (NYSE:DD) today announced it has acquired from Process Dynamics, Inc., certain business assets including the intellectual property of IsoTherming(TM) Technology, a leading technology used to dramatically reduce sulfur in motor fuels. Financial terms were not disclosed. DuPont is...

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Quanta Services, Inc. Acquires InfraSource Services, Inc. in All-Stock Transaction

- InfraSource Stockholders Approve Merger Agreement - Quanta Stockholders Approve Issuance of Shares of Quanta Common Stock HOUSTON and MEDIA, Pa., Aug. 30 -- Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE:PWR) today announced the closing of the acquisition of InfraSource Services, Inc. (NYSE:IFS) through an all-stock merger. As a result of the merger, InfraSource became a wholly owned subsidiary of Quanta. The...

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SPX Corporation Completes Acquisition of European Diagnostics Division of Johnson Controls

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 31 -- SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW) today announced it has completed the acquisition of the European diagnostics division of Johnson Controls. SPX first announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the company on July 31, 2007. SPX views this as an important strategic acquisition for its Service Solutions business. We expect that the combined businesses...

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The ScottCare Corporation Completes Acquisition of Rozinn Electronics, a Leading Manufacturer of Cardiac Diagnostic Products

CLEVELAND, Aug. 31 -- Cleveland-based The ScottCare Corporation, a leader in non-invasive external counterpulsation (ECP) therapy and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation telemetry, announced today that the company has completed the previously announced acquisition of the operations of Rozinn Electronics, Inc., a privately-held market leader in cardiovascular diagnostic equipment based in Glendale, NY....

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Western Express and Smithway Motor Xpress Announce Delay of Closing Date for Acquisition

NASHVILLE, Tenn. and FORT DODGE, Iowa, Aug. 30 -- Western Express, Inc. and Smithway Motor Xpress Corp. (NASDAQ:SMXC), today announced a delay in the closing under the previously announced merger agreement for Western to acquire Smithway. The delay has been caused by recent volatility in U.S. credit markets. The parties have been working to finalize the debt financing required to close the...

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EMC Launches New Information Management Consulting Practice

Acquisition of BusinessEdge Solutions Forms Foundation of New EMC Global Services Practice HOPKINTON, Mass., Aug. 30 /-- EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced the formation of a new industry-focused information management consulting practice within its Global Services organization. The new information management services practice, a...

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Cenveo Completes Purchase of Commercial Envelope

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 30 -- Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE:CVO) announced today that it has completed its previously-announced purchase of Commercial Envelope Manufacturing Co., Inc. ( Commercial Envelope") of Deer Park, NY, one of the largest envelope manufacturers in the United States. Robert G. Burton, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cenveo, stated: "We are pleased to have completed this...

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