Items Tagged with 'acquisitions'


Sign maker acquires longtime printer

April 18, 2014
A local printer with a 44-year history has been acquired by a Traverse City-based maker of large banners, signs and displays. Read More

Universal Forest acquires stake in sawmill

April 1, 2014
Universal Forest Products is expanding its industrial business in Texas and Louisiana via acquisition. Read More

Universal Forest acquires container maker

March 18, 2014
Universal Forest Products has acquired a maker of crates and containers for industrial applications and the moving-and-storage industry. Read More

Health system offers majority stake

February 21, 2014
The discussion of a strategic alliance between a health care system and a publicly traded operator of hospitals is moving toward a majority-stake acquisition. Read More

Stryker acquires German company for $172M

February 19, 2014
Kalamazoo-based Stryker Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a German manufacturer of surgical equipment for an enterprise value of $172 million. Read More

Fuel distributor enters Indiana via acquisition

February 17, 2014
A fuel distributor is expanding into the Indiana market by acquiring two Michigan companies. Read More

Top-tier manufacturers to announce acquisition

February 13, 2014
The Business Journal has learned that two of West Michigan’s leading manufacturers will announce an acquisition at the end of this month. Read More

Office furniture maker acquires Italian partner

February 5, 2014
An office furniture maker is acquiring an Italian partner and maker of high-end armchairs. Read More

Universal Forest acquires insulation maker

January 16, 2014
Universal Forest Products is buying a maker of insulation that's made mostly from recycled materials. Read More

Office furniture dealer acquires work-surface maker

January 13, 2014
A local office furniture dealer is acquiring a maker of wood products and components. Read More