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DuPont
Biesterfeld· 21 Jan 2020

Biesterfeld and DuPont intensify their strategic partnership in CIS countries

Biesterfeld Plastic and DuPont are continuing the expansion of their strategic cooperation. Thanks to an extended agreement, Biesterfeld Rus LLC will take over responsibility for selling the Zytel®, Minlon®, Crastin®, Rynite®, Hytrel®, Bexloy® and Delrin® thermoplastic plastics in Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan from 1 December 2019.

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Italmatch Chemicals SpA
Industry Global News 24· 20 Jan 2020

ITALMATCH CHEMICALS Group acquires Israel Chemicals ' (ICL) RecoPhos Project Technology-Industry Global News24

Italmatch Chemicals, a leading international speciality chemical group focused on the manufacture and marketing of performance additives for water & process treatment, oil & gas, industrial lubricants and plastics, announced that the RecoPhos Project Technology has been acquired from Israel Chemicals (ICL), such as all patents, IP, know-how and properties relevant to it.

  • Italmatch Chemicals SpA
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BAE Systems PLC
Jane's 360· 20 Jan 2020

BAE Systems invests more than USD2 billion in Raytheon and UTC businesses

BAE Systems announced on 20 January that it has reached agreements to acquire the military GPS unit of Collins Aerospace and the Airborne Tactical Radios unit of Raytheon for a combined total of USD2.2 billion.The

  • BAE Systems PLC
  • Raytheon Company
  • Collins Aerospace
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CarGurus, Inc.
Pymnts· 18 Jan 2020

Car Marketplace CarGurus Has Acquired Autolist

CarGurus, an auto marketplace based in Boston, has acquired car shopping platform startup Autolist, according to reports. Autolist is based in San Francisco, and the terms of the deal were not revealed. CarGurus is a successful company that went public in 2017, and it’s going to keep Autolist as its own brand and website.

  • CarGurus, Inc.
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Tailored Brands, Inc.
PE Hub Network· 17 Jan 2020

Oaktree-backed WHP to buy Joseph Abboud trademarks for $115 mln

WHP, which is backed by Oaktree Capital Management, has agreed to acquire Joseph Abboud trademarks from Tailored Brands. The purchase price is $115 million. PJ Solomon served as financial adviser to Tailored Brands on the transaction and Ferdinand IP Law Group served as legal adviser.

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CarGurus, Inc.
Automotive News· 17 Jan 2020

CarGurus acquires vehicle listings site Autolist

With the acquisition, CarGurus will expand its customer base to deliver high-quality leads and return on investment to dealerships, Trevisan said. Autolist also brings technology that will allow the two brands to add lenders for financing preapprovals, as well as to expand into digital retailing down the road, he said.

  • CarGurus, Inc.
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Sitebytes
Data Economy· 17 Jan 2020

Dutch hosting firm acquired by Total Webhosting Solutions group

Web hosting provider Sitebytes has been acquired by fellow Dutch company RealHosting, a part of the Total Webhosting Solutions (TWS) group, which has acquired a number of hosting firms in the Netherlands and Spain recently.Sitebytes was founded in 1997 and offers business customers web hosting, domain name registration and virtual servers, among other things.

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Max Financial Services
The Economic Times· 17 Jan 2020

Bain Capital looks to team up with Sunil Munjal to buy Max Financial Services

MUMBAI | NEW DELHI: US private equity buyout group Bain Capital is looking to join hands with Sunil Munjal’s Hero Corporate Services to buy a controlling stake in Max Financial Services from Analjit Singh, said multiple people aware of the talks.

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CarGurus, Inc.
Seeking Alpha· 17 Jan 2020

CarGurus acquires Autolist

CarGurus (NASDAQ:CARG) has acquired San Francisco-based auto shopping platform Autolist. Terms weren't disclosed. It plans to operate Autolist as a stand-alone brand and website. It intends to use the deal to stretch out its lead in the space: CarGurus says it has more than three times the consumer traffic of its nearest competitor. Autolist has more than 1.3M unique monthly visitors on its website, and nearly 400,000 unique monthly visitors to its iOS/Android apps.

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Veris Group
Ofimagazine· 17 Jan 2020

PepsiCo takes stake in Ethiopian crisps manufacturer Oils & Fats International

PepsiCo takes stake in Ethiopian crisps manufacturerabout 11 hours agoUS food and beverage giant PepsiCo has taken a stake in leading Ethiopian crisps manufacturer Senselet Food Processing, just-food reports.The multinational was partnering with Senselet's founder,

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CarGurus, Inc.
The Business Journals· 17 Jan 2020

CarGurus acquires San Francisco-based competitor

This article first appeared on BostInno.Cambridge-based automotive marketplace company CarGurus announced that it had acquired a San Francisco-based competitor: Autolist, a car shopping platform startup.CarGurus, which went public in 2017 and has 1,000 employees globally,

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Icl Inc
PR Newswire· 16 Jan 2020

ITALMATCH CHEMICALS Group acquires the RecoPhos Project Technology from Israel Chemicals (ICL)

ITALMATCH CHEMICALS Group acquires the RecoPhos Project Technology from Israel Chemicals (ICL), a project which will further contribute to the Group's activities in the development of a completely new process for the production of Elemental Phosphorus (P4) from secondary "waste" raw materials.

  • Italmatch Chemicals SpA
  • Icl Inc
  • Israel Chemicals Ltd
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CVS Pharmacy
Employee Benefit News· 16 Jan 2020

CVS Health to launch new insurance product for gene therapy

Gene therapy could save and improve lives, but at $2 million per treatment, it’s out of reach for the most vulnerable of cases. CVS Health plans to make the therapy accessible through employer-sponsored insurance. The healthcare company is leveraging its 2018 acquisition of health insurance company Aetna to spread out the cost of treatment, according to a white paper published by the company this week.

  • CVS Pharmacy
  • Aetna Inc
  • CVS Health Corp
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Precima Inc
Consumer Goods Technology· 16 Jan 2020

Nielsen Global Connect Acquires Precima

Nielsen Global Connect completed its acquisition of Precima, a SaaS-based provider of retail and customer data applications and analytics, from Alliance Data Systems Corp.

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Upfield
Upfield· 16 Jan 2020

Upfield Group B.V. Closes Purchase Of Arivia, Leading Producer Of Plant-Based Cheese

Today Upfield Group B.V., the global leader of plant-based butter and spreads has announced that one of its group companies, Upfield Europe B.V. has completed its purchase of Arivia S.A., leading producer of plant-based cheese, following customary regulatory approvals.As a result of this strategic acquisition, which was first announced in October 2019, Arivia S.A.

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Tricentis
Tricentis· 16 Jan 2020

Tricentis Acquires SpecFlow to Support Agile Development at Scale

Tricentis extends support for the open source community with the world’s leading behavior-driven development (BDD) platform for .NET Mountain View, Calif., January 15, 2020 – Tricentis, the leader in continuous testing for DevOps, announced that it has acquired SpecFlow, the biggest and most trusted BDD solution for .NET developers around the world.

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Time Warner Inc
The New Indian Express· 15 Jan 2020

Old entertainment giants merge to fight competition from Netflix

On Thursday, AT&T announced it had completed the acquisition of Time Warner for an estimated $85 billion. It was the marriage of one of the world’s oldest technology and communication delivery company, AT&T, with Time Warner — perhaps the world’s frontrunner in the production of entertainment and news content with subsidiary behemoths such as Warner Brothers, HBO, Turner and CNN.

  • Time Warner Inc
  • Netflix
  • AT&T Inc.
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Sandvik AB
Sandvik (sandvik)· 14 Jan 2020

Sandvik completes the acquisition of Summerill Tube Corporation

Sandvik has completed the previously announced acquisition of Summerill Tube Corporation, a manufacturer of high precision tubes. Since 1892 it has delivered seamless and welded tubing in stainless steels and nickel alloys to various high demanding industries including aerospace, transportation and petrochemical.Summerill Tube Corporation is headquartered in Pennsylvania, USA, and generated revenues of about 100 million SEK with 45 employees in 2018.

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Water Technology
Chemical Processing· 14 Jan 2020

DuPont Completes Four Water Technology Acquisitions

DuPont completes the 2019 acquisitions of Desalitech, inge GmbH, Memcor and OxyMem Limited, adding to its portfolio of water purification and separation technologies including ultrafiltration, reverse osmosis and ion exchange resins.

  • Water Technology
  • Chemical Processing
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Evonik Industries AG
Evonik· 14 Jan 2020

Evonik acquires US based phytochemical company Wilshire Technologies Inc.

Evonik has concluded a purchase agreement to acquire Wilshire Technologies Inc., with the transaction to be completed by the end of January. Headquartered in Princeton NJ (USA), Wilshire Technologies supplies phytochemicals and derivatives to the global cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries.

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Equinix, Inc.
Equinix· 14 Jan 2020

Equinix to Acquire Bare Metal Leader Packet

Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Packet, the leading bare metal automation platform. The acquisition will accelerate Equinix's strategy to help enterprises more seamlessly deploy hybrid multicloud architectures on Platform Equinix® and extract greater value from the platform's rich ecosystems and global interconnection fabric.

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State Street Corp
Techknowbits· 11 Jan 2020

State Street Corp Acquires Shares of 30,177 Wpp Plc (NYSE:WPP)

State Street Corp acquired a new stake in Wpp Plc (NYSE:WPP) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 30,177 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,889,000.

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CVS Pharmacy
Goerie· 10 Jan 2020

CVS buys Erie’s Frontier Pharmacy

For the second time in nine months, CVS Pharmacy is buying one Erie’s largest independent pharmacies. The Rhode Island-based pharmacy chain is purchasing Frontier Pharmacy, 1216 W. Sixth St. The sale takes effect Jan. 17, CVS Pharmacy spokeswoman Stephanie Cunha said in an email.

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Diversey, Inc.
Thecleanzine· 10 Jan 2020

Diversey acquires AHP Intellectual Property from Virox Technologies

Diversey has acquired the global intellectual property rights related to Accelerated Hydrogen Peroxide technology, from Virox Technologies. AHP is a globally patented blend of commonly used ingredients that produces exceptional potency as a germicide and superior performance as a cleaning agent.

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Food Manufacture· 10 Jan 2020

Handtmann to offer more automation after Inotec deal

Food processing kit manufacturer Handtmann Group has claimed its acquisition of fellow German mixing and emulsification company Inotec Group will enable it to offer a greater level of automation. The Group, which includes ​filling and portioning specialist Handtmann Maschinenfabrik in its portfolio, said the deal would allow the “realisation” ​of automated production lines across several process steps.

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