Division Sale Acquisitions News

Thu, 02 Aug 2012: John Menzies has acquired Flight Support, the ground handling firm operating in Aberdeen, Isle of Man, Guernsey and Manchester, from Airbase Holdings ...
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Thu, 02 Aug 2012: Kier has sold its temporary accommodation business to Wernick Hire for up to £12m, while its mechanical plant and small tools unit has been sold...
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Thu, 02 Aug 2012: Alliance Pharma has acquired three anti-malarial brands from AstraZeneca for an initial £4.2m....
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Wed, 01 Aug 2012: TT Electronics has sold Dale Power Solutions, the Scarborough generator manufacturer with about 200 staff, to private equity firm LDC for £10m....
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Wed, 01 Aug 2012: Pochin's has sold its concrete pumping business to Middlesbrough-based Alcedo for up to £1m, including 108 staff in Middlewich, Tamworth, L...
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012: Sanctuary Group has acquired nine care homes in Birmingham, Telford and Wolverhampton from LNT Group, taking its nationwide network to 57 homes....
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012: Chess has acquired Essex-based Cable Telecommunications and the maintenance operations of sister company Pink Telecom....
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012: Greenergy Terminals has acquired the former Petroplus oil storage terminal on Teesside out of administration....
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012: Vertu has acquired the assets of two Ford dealerships in Durham and Hartlepool from Holiways for £3.5m, as well as a Suzuki dealership in Mansfi...
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Tue, 31 Jul 2012: Partner Logistics has sold its storage sites in Wisbech and Gloucester to a new company called Ice Cold Storage Holding, with the transfer of 85 staff...
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012: Co-operative Group is to acquire 632 Lloyds TSB and Cheltenham & Gloucester bank branches from Lloyds Banking Group for an initial £350m....
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012: Ashton KCJ has acquired Chambers & Co, the Norwich-based law firm that specialises in the franchise sector....
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Thu, 19 Jul 2012: Damper Technology has acquired the Leicester-based valve manufacturing assets of CPH, with the transfer of 22 staff....
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012: Balfour Beatty has sold its safety and communication equipment rental operations in London and Glasgow, as well as its plant rental business in Croydo...
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012: Menzies Distribution has acquired the Leicester-based retail consultancy business of the Fore Partnership....
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012: Construction Plant, the Middlesbrough-based construction equipment supplier, has been acquired by Lloyd of Carlisle for undisclosed terms....
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Wed, 11 Jul 2012: Ciboodle, the Glasgow-based supplier of software to call centres, has been sold by Sword Group to US-based Kana....
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Mon, 09 Jul 2012: Associated British Foods has acquired the Elephant Atta ethnic flour brand from Premier Foods for £34m, in order to expand its Westmill Foods bu...
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Mon, 09 Jul 2012: Flying Brands has sold the assets of its Gardening Direct retail business to Jersey Choice Marketing for £2.9m....
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Mon, 09 Jul 2012: Guardian News & Media is to sell its Kable technology research business to Progressive Digital Media Group for less than £5m....
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