Massachusetts Software Firm Completes Buyout of TrubiquityMassachusetts-based Rocket Software said Friday it had completed the acquisition of Troy-based software developer Trubiquity.
GR'S Dematic Announces Acquisition, Growth PlansThe German factory and warehouse automation provider Dematic's U.S. headquarters in Grand Rapids announced the purchase of Upturn Solutions, a Bigfork, Mont.-based developer of computerized maintenance management systems for distribution, warehouse and manufacturing centers. Dematic also said it plans to continue hiring in 2014 after adding 250 jobs in Grand Rapids in 2013.
Perrigo-Elan Deal Takes A Step Forward With Irish High Court ApprovalAllegan-based Perrigo Co. (NYSE:PRGO) and Ireland's Elan Corp. plc (NYSE:ELN) Friday announced that the Irish High Court has approved Perrigo’s pending acquisition of Elan.
Altair To Acquire South African Electromagnetic Software FirmTroy's engineering and computer science software and services provider Altair Engineering Inc. said Tuesday it had reached an agreement to acquire EM Software & Systems S.A., a provider of electromagnetic technology software based in Cape Town, South Africa.
Humanetics Bought By San Francisco FirmPlymouth-based Humanetics Innovative Solutions Inc. and affiliated companies Wednesday announced their acquisition by Golden Gate Capital, a San Francisco private equity firm.
Ishpeming Hospital Bought By LifePoint; Hancock Hospital Joint Venture Deal ReachedThe board of directors of Ishpeming's Bell Hospital Monday announced a final agreement for the hospital's acquisition by Brentwood, Tenn.-based LifePoint Hospitals lnc. LifePoint also announced a health care joint venture elsewhere in the Upper Peninsula, with Hancock-based Portage Health.
NSF International Buys Environmental Consultant In BrazilThe Ann Arbor-based public health and safety organization NSF International announced Monday it had acquired Bioensaios Analysis and Environmental Consulting Laboratory Ltd., based in Porto Alegre, Brazil. It will become known as NSF Bioensaios.
Perrigo Updates Note OfferPerrigo Co. (NYSE: PRGO) announced that, in connection with its offer to purchase for cash its 2.950% Notes due 2023, it has received the requisite consents to amend the indenture governing the notes.
Perrigo Shareholders Approve Elan AcquisitonThe generic prescription drug and store-brand health products maker Perrigo Co. (NYSE: PRGO) announced that its shareholders approved proposals related to its acuqisition of Ireland's Elan Corp. plc at a special meeting Monday.
Perrigo Sets Date Of Shareholder Meeting To Approve Elan AcquisitionPerrigo Co. (NYSE: PRGO) announced that it has scheduled a shareholder meeting for Monday, Nov. 18 in connection with Perrigo's proposed previously announced acquisition of Elan Corp. (NYSE: ELN).
Ford Motor Buys Ferndale Car Connectivity Startup LivioFord Motor Co. has acquired the Ferndale-based in-car connectivity technology developer Livio for an undisclosed sum. The company says it will keep its storefront location in Ferndale and its employees.
Certara Announces Acquisition Of Brighton's Great Lakes Drug DevelopmentCertara, a provider of software and scientific consulting services to improve productivity and decision-making from drug discovery through drug development, today announced that it has acquired drug development consultancy firm Great Lakes Drug Development Inc., based in Brighton.
Perrigo Acquires Irish Competitor, Will Become Irish CompanyThe Allegan generic and store-brand health products maker Perrigo Co. announced early Monday that it would acquire Dublin, Ireland-based Elan Corp. plc for $8.6 billion (5.6 billion pounds).
Computing Source Acquires Evidence ExpressSouthfield-based Computing Source, a full-service legal support firm, announced last week that it has acquired the demonstrative evidence and trial graphics firm Evidence Express, with offices in Detroit and Birmingham.
Perrigo Buys Ophthalmic Products Of Fera For $93MThe Allegan-based generic and store-brand health products manufacturer Perrigo Co. said Monday it had purchased the ophthalmic sterile ointment and solution porfolio of Fera Pharmaceuticals LLC and its affiliates of Long Island, N.Y.