Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Beckman Coulter to Acquire Biosite Incorporated

Product lines evolve and change; please contact the company for current information. FULLERTON, Calif. and SAN DIEGO: Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE:BEC), a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of products that simplify, automate, and innovate complex biomedical tests, and Biosite(R) Incorporated (NASDAQ:BSTE), a leading biomedical company commercializing proteomics discoveries for the...

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eSkye® Acquires Modular Information Systems (MIS), a Leading Provider of Winery Management Software Solutions

Acquisition to increase eSkye winery software operations by 25% and enables eSkye to offer a complete end-to-end solution including tasting room, wine club, financials and POS MIS CEO Lisa Levsen Corbett to Join eSkye as VP Winery Product Sales GLEN ELLEN, Calif., March 26 / -- eSkye Solutions, Inc., the leading provider of software applications and services for the global beverage alcohol...

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Global Imaging Systems Acquires TML Enterprises, Inc.

TAMPA, Fla., March 23 : Global Imaging Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:GISX) announced today that it has acquired TML Enterprises, Inc., headquartered in Manassas, VA, and serving the northern Virginia and western D.C. market. The new acquisition provides complete office technology solutions through sales and service of Konica Minolta and Sharp copiers, fax and multifunction products and HP printers. TML...

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Toyota Acquires ProLift Industrial Equipment Co., LLC

IRVINE, Calif. (February 28, 2007) - Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) announced today the acquisition of ProLift Industrial Equipment Co., LLC, one of Toyota's most successful lift truck dealerships based in Louisville, Ky., with branches in Evansville, Ind.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Lexington, Ky.; Dayton, Ohio; Elkins; W. Va. and Indianapolis, Ind. The new company, Toyota Material...

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Verder Group Acquires Autoclude

The Verder Group and Samuel Hodge announced that they have reached an in principle agreement under which the Verder Group will acquire 100% of the shares in Autoclude Ltd. Autoclude designs and manufactures peristaltic pumps for mainly the OEM and the laboratory market. The company has distributors in many countries and has an extensive product range which covers flow rates from 1ml/min to 23...

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Tyco International to Acquire Suture Manufacturer in Brazil

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, March 22: Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC) today announced that Tyco Healthcare's Surgical Devices business has acquired Polysuture, a Brazilian suture manufacturer. Terms of the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approval in Brazil, were not disclosed. Tyco Healthcare's acquisition of Polysuture demonstrates our commitment to the global market, said Richard J....

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Venoco, Inc. Signs Agreements to Acquire Fields in Texas and California

DENVER, March 21: Venoco, Inc. (NYSE:VQ) today announced it has recently signed two purchase and sale agreements including one to acquire the West Montalvo field located in Ventura County, California. The other, separate agreement was signed to acquire several Texas Gulf Coast fields, including the Manvel field in Brazoria County. The combined total proved reserves of the two acquisitions, as of...

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Kennametal to Acquire Advanced Materials Business

LATROBE, Pa., March 22 -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Purity Metal Holdings, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, International Specialty Alloys, Inc. (ISA). Closing is planned for April 2007 and remains subject to customary regulatory approvals and negotiated conditions of closing. ISA will become a part of Kennametal's...

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Gleason Acquires LeCount Assets

ROCHESTER, NY, February 28, 2007. Gleason Corporation today announced it has acquired the assets and business of LeCount, Inc. of White River Junction, Vermont, a leading producer of expanding mandrels and other workholding equipment for inspection and machining applications including grinding, sharpening and polishing. LeCount's products are sold worldwide, and consist of a line of expanding...

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Jacobs Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Edwards and Kelcey

PASADENA, Calif., March 22 -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that they signed a letter of intent to acquire Edwards and Kelcey, a 1,000-person firm headquartered in Morristown, N.J. Founded in 1946, Edwards and Kelcey is a nationally recognized engineering, design, planning, and construction management firm serving public and private clients in the fields of...

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