Category: mergers

11

Jan2018
Click here to access the COPA E-News Brief publication for January 11, 2018 Articles in this issue: Office Depot names new CFO | Office Depot annonce un nouveau chef des finances ECi expands global footprint with PrintFleet acquisition | ECi élargit son empreinte avec l’acquisition de PrintFleet ... Read More

08

Dec2017
Fellowes Brands recently announced its acquisition of ESI Ergonomic Solutions, of Phoenix, AZ. ESI is a leading provider of monitor arms, height adjustable tables, sit-stand workstations, lighting, and other ergonomic solutions that promote a healthy working environment. The combination of Fellowes Brands and ESI advances Fellowes Brands’ strategic expansion toward ... Read More

08

Dec2017
After announcing that it would not oppose the proposed acquisition of OfficeMax Australia by Complete Office Supplies, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it will not oppose the Winc-OfficeMax merger either, which it previously said warranted scrutiny. In its decision regarding COS, the ACCC focused on the supply of ... Read More

10

Nov2017
Office Depot, Inc. is pivoting the company from a traditional office products retailer to a broader business services and technology products platform. As the first step in this new strategic direction, the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CompuCom Systems, Inc., a market-leading provider of award-winning IT ... Read More

06

Oct2017
SYNNEX Corp. recently announced the completion of the acquisition of the Westcon-Comstor Americas businesses and minority investment in Westcon EMEA and APAC businesses. The acquisition solidifies SYNNEX as a leader in security, UCC and networking, providing deep strength, capabilities, and comprehensive offerings in these attractive markets. “I’m excited to welcome the ... Read More

06

Oct2017
Bunzl plc recently announced it has completed an acquisition in China. Based in Shanghai with operations in four other provinces in eastern China, HSESF and its associated companies are principally engaged in the sale of a variety of personal protection equipment to local distributors and end users but also export products ... Read More

04

Aug2017
Bunzl plc recently announced it has made a binding offer for the acquisition of a group of businesses in France and has also purchased a marketing services business in the UK. Hedis, which trades through a number of subsidiaries across France, is engaged in the sale and distribution of cleaning and ... Read More

12

Jul2017
BIC Group has signed an Asset and Share Purchase Agreement to sell its BIC Graphic North America and Asian Sourcing operations to H.I.G. Capital, a global U.S. private equity firm, for 80 million USD (approximately 71 million EUR[1]). This includes 70 million USD in cash and 10 million USD through ... Read More

12

Jul2017
SYNNEX Corp. and Datatec Ltd. recently announced a definitive agreement in which SYNNEX will acquire Datatec’s Westcon-Comstor Americas business and become a minority shareholder in Datatec’s Westcon EMEA and APAC businesses. “We believe this is a unique opportunity that is transformational to SYNNEX and is aligned to our strategy of positioning ... Read More

12

Jul2017
Office Depot, Inc. recently announced it has reached an agreement to sell its business in mainland China to Shanghai M&G COLIPU Office Supplies Co., Ltd. Office Depot had previously disclosed its intention to sell substantially all of its international businesses under a process that began in 2016. The transaction is subject ... Read More