Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

SonicWALL AcQuires Lasso Logic, INC. AND ENKOO

Continuous data protection and remote access technologies strengthen SonicWALL leadership in SMB, answer market demand for converged solutions SUNNYVALE, CALIF. - November 21, 2005-SonicWALL, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNWL) a leading provider of security, mobility and productivity solutions, today announced that it has acquired data backup solutions company Lasso Logic, Inc. (Lasso) and the assets of enKoo,...

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Columbus IT Partner Acquires Software Development Company

Stamford, Conn./EWORLDWIRE/Nov. 10, 2005 --- Columbus IT Partner announces the acquisition of all the share capital of the Dutch software development company, To-Increase BV. This transaction will significantly strengthen Columbus IT's industry solutions development unit and centralize all Columbus IP rights and R&D efforts worldwide. It is a part of the Columbus IT strategy to develop a global...

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Devcon and Permatex Industrial Form an MRO Powerhouse

DANVERS, MA - Devcon, a world leader in compounds and products for plant and equipment maintenance, repair, overhaul, and protection, will merge with the industrial products group of Permatex, a Connecticut-based producer of gasket cements, threadlocking adhesives, lubricants, hand cleaners, and other products for the industrial MRO market. Both Devcon and Permatex are Illinois Tool Works...

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With the Acquisition of Witton Silylated Polyurethane Resins, GE Now Offers a Broad Portfolio of SPUR+* Prepolymers for Formulating Sealants/Adhesives

WILTON, CONN. - Oct. 24, 2005 - GE - Advanced Materials, Silicones today announced the acquisition of a group of high-quality silylated polyurethane resins from Witton Chemicals Ltd., a U.K.-based company, to complement the launch of GE's third generation of SPUR+* prepolymers into the coatings, adhesives, and sealants industries. With the acquisition of Witton's silylated polyurethane resins,...

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ASUSTek and Advantech Announce Strategic Alliance

Cincinnati, Ohio - 10/27/2005) - ASUSTek and Advantech announce that the two companies will enter a strategic alliance through a share swap. ASUSTek and Advantech are the global leaders in commercial and industrial computing respectively. ASUSTek and Advantech will collaborate on new product developments, manufacturing, quality, and set up a joint venture (tentatively AdvanSus) to pursue new...

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AVANTCÉ SOFTWARE COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF ROBOCOM SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL

Massapequa, NY October 11, 2005 - AvantcÃ-© Software announced today that it as completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of ROBOCOM Systems International, a leading provider of Warehouse Management Solutions that optimize and enable supply chains. We are pleased to partner with ROBOCOM's experienced management team and to play a role in guiding the company into its next...

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Bruker AXS Announces Agreement to Acquire X-Ray Microanalysis Company Roentec AG

BERLIN, Germany - October 14, 2005 - Bruker AXS Inc. today announced an agreement to acquire Roentec AG, an X-ray microanalysis instrumentation company with annual revenues of $6-7 million, based in Berlin, Germany. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed, but the acquisition is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2005. The worldwide X-ray microanalysis market is estimated to be...

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Micronas to Acquire WISchip International, a Leader in Video Compression and Streaming Technology

Combination of Micronas and WISchip technologies enables a broad range of HDTV solutions Zurich, Switzerland, October 26, 2005 - Micronas Semiconductor Holding AG (SWX Swiss Exchange: MASN, Frankfurt: MNSN, Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire all shares of privately held fabless semiconductor company WISchip International Ltd. with...

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Parlec Acquires Manufacturing And Engineering Capabilities In The UK.

Fairport, N.Y. - November 1, 2005 - Today Parlec, Inc. announced the asset acquisition of Troughton & Simms Manufacturing. This acquisition continues to support Parlec's global mission in Europe of providing the highest levels of sales, service, and engineering support for its customers. Troughton & Simms, a job shop located in Bristol, England adjacent to Parlec's European facilities, is a...

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Spectracom to acquire KSI Corporation

Spectracom Corporation announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire KSI Corporation, a subsidiary of DSPCon, Inc. based in Bridgewater, New Jersey. KSI is a leading provider of Bus Level Timing boards to military, aerospace, telecommunications and test and measurement markets. Spectracom reported that this acquisition is a part of the company's overall strategy to expand in...

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