Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) announced that it has entered into agreements to become a majority shareholder (51 percent) in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co. Ltd., a home appliances manufacturer based in Hefei, China.
Hines Corp. of Spring Lake Monday announced its acquisition of Oklahoma-based Crane Carrier Co., a manufacturer of custom-built, heavy-duty diesel, compressed-natural-gas-fueled and hybrid truck chassis.
Irving, Texas-based Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. it had completed the previously announced purchase of the assets of WJMN-TV, the CBS affiliate serving the Marquette market in the Upper Peninsula.
Troy-based Fisher/Unitech, a product lifecycle management systems provider, announced its acquisition of Roney Software for Manufacturing Inc.’s SolidWorks software business. SolidWorks 3D computer-aided design software provides tools for product design, validation, technical communications and data […]
Detroit Tiger fans waited in line at Comerica Park this afternoon to get wrist bands, so they can buy tickets for the home opener–and other games–on Saturday.
Troy-based Fisher/Unitech, a provider of product lifecycle management products and services, Monday announced it had acquired Mentor, Ohio-based CADVenture, a SolidWorks computer aided design reseller serving Ohio, western Pennsylvania and western New York.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is going for the jugular in the holiday retailing war, announcing Thursday that it will offer free shipping on nearly 60,000 online items – with no minimum purchase requirement.
Kalamazoo-based Stryker Corp. (NYSE: SYK) announced a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of the neurovascular division of Boston Scientific in an all cash transaction for $1.5 billion, which includes $100 million of milestone payments. […]
Southfield-based ImageSoft Inc. said Friday that it had completed the purchase of the ground floor of the former Wagon Building in Southfield. The company plans to relocate its 45-member corporate staff to the new space […]
Troy-based Altair Engineering Inc. has expanded with the purchase of a new 136,000-square-foot commercial building on 8.9 acres at 164 Indusco Court in Troy. After a rehabilitation, initial plans for the building include a new […]