Acquisitions News: 2012

Wed, 12 Sep 2012: UBC Media is to sell Lynx Content, the supplier of content for the radio and online markets, to a former managing director for £0.3m....
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Wed, 12 Sep 2012: Turners (Soham) has acquired Browns Chilled Distribution, the Lincolnshire-based distributor of horticulture products with annual turnover of £3...
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Thu, 06 Sep 2012: Silverwing Group, the Swansea-based non-destructive testing firm with 35 staff, has undergone a £7.5m management buy-out backed by private equit...
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Thu, 06 Sep 2012: Specialist Computer Holdings has sold Specialist Distribution Group, the Birmingham-based technology distributor with 600 staff, to Tech Data Corporat...
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Wed, 05 Sep 2012: Stadium Group has acquired IGT Industries, the Southampton-based manufacturer of intelligent displays with 65 staff, for up to £4.2m....
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Wed, 05 Sep 2012: Tesco has acquired Mobcast, the digital book platform provider with 20 staff in London, Bristol and the US, for £4.5m....
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: Headlam Group has acquired Flooring Accessories, the Cardiff-based distributor of residential and commercial floorcoverings, for an initial £0.6...
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: PHSC has acquired B2B Links, the retail security and labelling company, for up to £0.9m....
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: Complete Office Solutions has acquired Wallis Business Services, the office services firm with annual turnover of £5m and sites in York, Malton ...
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: Connection Services, the Berkshire-based Wi-Fi solutions provider and systems integrator, has been acquired by US-based Billing Services Group for &po...
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: Unite Technologies, the Usk-based supplier of energy management and environmental monitoring solutions, has been acquired by US-based Panduit for an e...
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: ITV has acquired So Television, the TV comedy production company, for up to £17m....
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: Capita has acquired Expotel, the Stockport-based corporate travel firm, for £16m....
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Mon, 03 Sep 2012: John Huddleston Engineering, the County Down-based aerospace firm with annual turnover of £25m, has been acquired by Magellan of Canada....
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Thu, 23 Aug 2012: Premier Foods is to sell its sweet spreads and jellies business to The Hain Celestial Group for £200m, including a factory at Histon near Cambri...
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Thu, 23 Aug 2012: Greencore has acquired International Cuisine, the County Durham-based chilled ready meals supplier with gross assets of £17m, from Hain Daniels ...
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Thu, 23 Aug 2012: JD Sports Fashion is to sell the Canterbury rugby brand to Pentland Group for £23m, while the ONETrueSaxon clothing and footwear brand will be a...
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Thu, 23 Aug 2012: Halma has sold its Tritech sub-sea asset monitoring business to Moog Components for £21m....
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Thu, 23 Aug 2012: RB Farquhar has acquired Stopsave, the Aberdeenshire-based safety products supplier and training firm with ten staff, for about £2.5m....
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012: United Drug is to acquire the clinical services businesses of Bilcare for £39m, including 195 staff in South Wales and the US....
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