Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Eisai Machinery U.S.A. Inc. Acquires Parenteral Product Line from M.W. Technologies, Inc.

HACKENSACK, N.J., May 1 // -- Eisai Machinery U.S.A. Inc., a pharmaceutical machinery marketing and maintenance subsidiary of Tokyo-based Eisai Co., Ltd., today announces the acquisition of the parenteral machinery line from M.W. Technologies, Inc. The machines offer a solution for customers to conduct manual and semi-automatic inspection of parenteral - or intravenous - products, which is...

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Unifrax Announces Acquisition Deal

Niagara Falls, NY, May 16, 2007 - Unifrax I LLC ( Unifrax ), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with UNION LESNI BRANA, a.s. ( ULB ) to acquire the ceramic fiber business of its wholly owned subsidiary company KERAUNION, a.s. ( Keraunion ). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Keraunion is...

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Alcoa Reaffirms Offer for Alcan as the Most Compelling Choice for Alcan's Shareholders

MONTREAL, Quebec & NEW YORK, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) today reaffirmed its pending offer to acquire all outstanding common shares of Alcan Inc. (TSX:AL)(NYSE:AL) for US$58.60 in cash and 0.4108 of a share of Alcoa common stock as the most compelling choice for Alcan's shareholders. Commenting on the Directors' Circular filed by Alcan's Board of Directors yesterday, Alain J.P....

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Andover Medical, Inc. Closes Acquisition of Ortho-Medical Products, Inc.

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass., May 18 -- Andover Medical, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ADOV.OB) , a single source provider of orthopedic, podiatric and urological durable medical equipment ( DME ) and incontinence treatment solutions, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Ortho-Medical Products, Inc. ( OMI ). To review full details of the transaction, please review the company's form 8-K filed...

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BIO-key Announces Sale of Fire Safety Division to NYSE Listed Company

WALL, N.J., May 21: BIO-key International, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: BKYI) , a leader in wireless public safety and finger-based biometric identification solutions, today announced that it has reached an agreement, subject to customary closing conditions, to sell its Fire Safety business for $7 million in cash. Proceeds from the transaction will be applied to repaying debt and will be used for...

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CheckFree Strengthens Investment Services Leadership with Acquisition of Upstream Technologies LLC

ATLANTA, May 21 -- CheckFree Corporation (NASDAQ:CKFR) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Upstream Technologies LLC, a Boston-based provider of advanced investment decision support and trade order management tools to the investment management marketplace. The business will be integrated with the CheckFree Investment Services...

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Equifax Announces Results of Elections for Merger Consideration

ATLANTA, May 18 / -- As previously announced, Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) completed its acquisition of TALX Corporation on May 15, 2007. Equifax today announced the final results of elections made by TALX shareholders regarding their preferences as to the form of merger consideration they will receive in the acquisition. Under the merger agreement, shareholders were entitled to elect to receive, for...

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Cisco Receives Foreign Regulatory Approvals Required to Acquire WebEx

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 18 -- Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) today announced that it has received the remaining foreign regulatory approvals required under the merger agreement for it to consummate the tender offer for all outstanding shares of WebEx Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:WEBX). The tender offer is scheduled to expire at 12:00 Midnight, New York City time, on Monday, May 21, 2007 (which...

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HBD Industries Acquires Precision Metal Products, Significantly Expanding Closed Die Forging Offerings

May 9, 2007 (Dublin, OH and El Cajon, CA) - HBD Industries Acquires Precision Metal Products, Significantly Expanding Closed Die Forging Offerings HBD Industries, Inc. ( HBD ) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the business and assets of Precision Metal Products, Inc. ( PMP ) to expand its closed die forgings offerings. Precision Metal Products, located in El Cajon, CA (outside San Diego),...

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EGL Announces Increase in Offer from CEVA to $47.50 and Determines that it is a Superior Proposal

HOUSTON, May 21 / -- EGL, Inc. (NASDAQ:EAGL) ( EGL or the Company ), announced today that the Special Committee of its Board of Directors has received a revised definitive proposal from CEVA Group Plc, a UK public company that is owned by affiliates of Apollo Management, L.P. (the CEVA group ), increasing the consideration to holders of EGL common stock to $47.50 per share in cash. The definitive...

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