Acquisitions News: 2000

Fri, 22 Sep 2000: Marconi has acquired Mariposa Technology the US manufacturer of network management devices for £190m...
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Fri, 22 Sep 2000: Cedar Group is acquiring Enterprise Solutions Group the US IT services consultancy from Renaissance Worldwide for £51m...
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Fri, 22 Sep 2000: Towergate has acquired the general insurance arm of Medical Insurance Agency which includes a call centre in Stevenage providing motor home and surger...
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Fri, 22 Sep 2000: Glen Dimplex has acquired Faber of the Netherlands as part of a strategy to become a leading player in the global market for gas fires and domestic ro...
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Fri, 22 Sep 2000: Lewis C Grant the Kirkcaldy-based manufacturer of sheet metal enclosure systems has been acquired by Segerstrom & Svensson of Sweden for £20...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2000: Mentmore Abbey is to acquire Une Piece en Plus the French self-storage operator for £9.3m...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2000: Balfour Beatty has bought the rail electrification business of Adtranz for £94m which will strengthen its presence in markets such as Germany an...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2000: Microbio Group the developer of natural pest controls with 50 staff has been bought by Becker Underwood of the US for undisclosed terms...
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Thu, 21 Sep 2000: Tate & Lyle has sold its Rumenco animal feeds business to a management buy-in team for undisclosed terms...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2000: Moxon Traffic Management the Huddersfield-based supplier of road marking and traffic management services has been acquired by Stenoak for undisclosed ...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2000: UBC Media is planning to acquire Classic Gold the radio company from GWR for £2.1m...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2000: Westover Technology Group the manufacturer of electronic sensors has been bought out of receivership by Surrey-based Arcolectric Holdings. ...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2000: Strainstall Engineering Services the provider of load measurement and stress analysis services has undergone a £1.5m management buy-out from par...
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Wed, 20 Sep 2000: Rapson Group of Inverness has acquired Transeuropean Holidays of Tain as part of a strategy to create a combined transport and travel services group...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2000: Incepta is to acquire Su Yeang Design Orange Design and Ebrand Communications of Singapore for up to £13m...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2000: Invensys is to sell its pneumatics business to Parker Hannifin of the US for £27m...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2000: Smiths Industries is to acquire TI Group for £1.77bn which will expand its aerospace division and give it a new sealing solutions division...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2000: Cadbury Schweppes has acquired Snapple Beverage Group the US soft drinks company for £1.05bn and is now seeking further acquisitions in the US E...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2000: Stenmar of Aberdeen has acquired Sonavision the developer of underwater sonar products for undisclosed terms and the two companies will move to larger...
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Tue, 19 Sep 2000: Whitacres the specialist coach builder has been acquired by Chesterfield-based Frank Guy for undisclosed terms and there are plans to double productio...
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