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Displaying items tagged: mergers and acquisitions

Tuesday, 02 July 2019 11:38

Grand Rapids-area planter manufacturer relocating to Nebraska following acquisition

WYOMING — A Grand Rapids-area manufacturer of planters will be relocating to Nebraska after a sale to Headwind Consumer Products. 

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 02 July 2019 10:18

Perrigo completes $750 million acquisition of Ranir, raises earning guidance

ALLEGAN — Perrigo Co. plc today closed on the $750 million cash acquisition of Grand Rapids-based Ranir Global Holdings LLC.

Published in Health Care
Monday, 01 July 2019 12:50

West Michigan Dermatology acquires Grand Rapids practice

GRANDVILLE — West Michigan Dermatology has acquired The Dermatology Center of Grand Rapids PC.

Published in Health Care

Friday, 21 June 2019 11:39

MiBiz Growth Report: June 24, 2019

Here is the growth report for June 24, 2019.

Published in Finance
Thursday, 13 June 2019 10:12

Spartan Motors acquires California truck manufacturer

Spartan Motors Inc. is expanding its manufacturing operations into the West Coast with the purchase of a Los Angeles-area commercial truck body maker.

Published in Manufacturing
Wednesday, 12 June 2019 12:32

Battcom acquired by Alpine Power Systems

GRANDVILLE — Battcom Inc., a provider of industrial and commercial batteries and chargers, has sold to a Redford, Mich.-based Alpine Power Systems Inc.

Published in Energy

Tuesday, 11 June 2019 11:59

Crystal Flash acquires Muskegon propane company

Fuel distributor Crystal Flash has expanded along the lakeshore with the acquisition of Kohley’s Superior Propane Inc. in Muskegon.

Published in Energy
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 10:05

Nichols Paper acquires Cleveland janitorial supply company

Nichols Paper & Supply Co. expanded its presence in northeastern Ohio with the acquisition of Cleveland-based DawnChem Inc., a supplier of janitorial and commercial cleaning supplies.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 09 June 2019 19:00

D.A. Blodgett-St. John’s to consolidate services to one campus ahead of expected demand spike

GRAND RAPIDS — Within the next 20 years, the need for the types of services provided by D.A. Blodgett-St. John’s is projected to double.

Published in Nonprofits

Sunday, 09 June 2019 19:00

MiBiz Growth Report: June 10, 2019

Here is the growth report for June 10, 2019.

Published in Finance
Thursday, 06 June 2019 12:31

Whirlpool divests homebrew equipment system brand Vessi

Whirlpool Corp. has finalized the sale of its Vessi Fermentor brand to 80West Labs, a Chicago-based venture capital firm.

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 04 June 2019 09:53

Northpointe Bank parent company raises $25 million from PE firm

Northpointe Bancshare Inc. raised $25 million in capital through a private placement of common stock with Castle Creek Capital LLC, a private equity firm based in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif., north of San Diego.

Published in Finance

Sunday, 26 May 2019 22:49

Ranir solidifies exit plan – and ROI for investors – with $750M sale to Perrigo

GRAND RAPIDS — Executives at Ranir Global Holdings LLC put a plan in place four years ago to grow the company and prepare for investors’ eventual exit. By 2018, as the world’s largest producer of private-label store-brand oral care products grew sales and earnings at double-digit rates, management started exploring various options, including the potential for an IPO.

Published in Health Care
Sunday, 26 May 2019 08:51

HISTORY MATTERS: Stafford family finds like-minded owners for Greenville Daily News, printing business

GREENVILLE — When the third-generation owners of what’s today known as Stafford Media Inc. decided to sell the publishing and commercial printing company that had been in their family for 68 years, they went to great lengths to vet potential buyers.

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 26 May 2019 21:09

MiBiz growth report: May 26, 2019

Here is the growth report for May 26, 2019.

Published in Economic Development

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 16:59

GR-based private school operator acquires California education provider

Grand Rapids-based iEducation Group, formerly known as Fusion Education Group, an operator of private middle schools and high schools that offer personalized education, has acquired Futures Academy of California.

Published in Talent
Friday, 17 May 2019 10:22

Compliance One acquires Illinois-based consultancy

Compliance One LLC of Kalamazoo has acquired Rockton, Ill.-based Keyes Life Safety Compliance LLC.

Sunday, 12 May 2019 22:39

MiBiz growth report: May 12, 2019

Here is the growth report for May 12, 2019.

Published in Economic Development

Thursday, 09 May 2019 10:43

Perrigo to acquire Grand Rapids-based Ranir for $750 million as part of transformation plan

Perrigo Co. plc intends to use the proceeds from the sale of its animal health business to buy Ranir Global Holdings LLC, a Grand Rapids-based maker of oral care products.

Published in Manufacturing
Wednesday, 08 May 2019 16:47

Perrigo to sell animal health business for $185 million

Perrigo Co. plc plans to see off its animal health business for $185 million in cash to PetIQ LLC, an Eagle, Idaho-based pet health and wellness company.

Published in Manufacturing
Thursday, 02 May 2019 07:45

Rose Street Advisors acquires HRM Innovations

Rose Street Advisors LLC of Kalamazoo has acquired HRM Innovations LLC, a human resources consulting and training firm.

Published in Finance

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 08:00

Indiana PE firm acquires sheet metal fabricator C.N.C. Products of Niles

C.N.C. Products LLC, a Southwest Michigan sheet metal fabricator, has been acquired by Indiana-based private equity firm Parker Holding Inc.

Published in Manufacturing
Tuesday, 30 April 2019 14:33

Excalibur Co. adds to platform with acquisition of Ensign Equipment

Ensign Equipment Inc., a bulk-material handling and storage systems producer based in Holland, Mich., has been acquired by Muskegon-based Excalibur Co. LLC.

Published in Manufacturing
Monday, 29 April 2019 12:22

Indiana credit union to acquire New Buffalo Savings Bank

South Bend, Ind.-based Teachers Credit Union plans to acquire New Bancorp Inc., the parent company of New Buffalo Savings Bank.

Published in Finance

Wednesday, 24 April 2019 12:33

Hitachi to acquire Holland-based JR Automation for $1.42 billion

Japanese conglomerate Hitachi Ltd. plans to acquire Holland-based JR Automation Technologies LLC in a $1.42 billion deal.

Published in Manufacturing
Friday, 05 April 2019 12:14

Family-owned MultiState Insurance to be acquired by Dallas firm

The second-generation family-owned MultiState Insurance Center Inc. agency has signed a definitive agreement to sell to a Texas-based independent life insurance and health insurance firm.

Published in Finance
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 21:21

Founders Brewing, Mahou San-Miguel acquire majority stake in Colorado brewery

Founders Brewing Co. has partnered with its Spanish investors to acquire a majority stake in a Colorado-based craft brewer.

Published in Food/Agribusiness

Monday, 01 April 2019 09:22

Kellogg to sell Keebler, other snack brands to Ferrero Group for $1.3 billion

Battle Creek-based Kellogg Co. is selling off Keebler, Famous Amos and other snack brands in a move to reshape it product portfolio.

Published in Food/Agribusiness
Sunday, 31 March 2019 22:17

MiBiz Growth Report: March 31, 2019

Here is the MiBiz Growth Report for March 31, 2019.

Published in Economic Development
Monday, 25 March 2019 11:32

ChoiceOne plans ‘strategic merger of equals’ with SE Michigan bank

Sparta-based ChoiceOne Financial Services Inc. plans to merge with Lapeer-based County Bank Corp. in a deal that would create a bank with a combined $1.28 billion in assets.

Published in Finance

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