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Forward Air Corp. of Greeneville, Tenn., has acquired Total Quality Inc., a Grand Haven-based provider of maximum security and temperature-controlled transportation and logistics services to the pharmaceutical and life science industries throughout the United States. Read More
Perrigo has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Velcera Inc. — an OTC pet health-products company in Yardley, Pa. — for $160 million in cash, with the acquisition expected to close this year. Read More
Stryker (NYSE: SYK) announced Thursday it is offering to buy out Trauson Holdings Co. of China in an attempt to expand its presence there, one of the world’s most rapidly growing markets for orthopedic medical devices. Read More
Knape & Vogt celebrated the New Year by announcing it has acquired companies in Canada, Taiwan and Nevada. Read More
Universal Forest Products Inc. in Grand Rapids Township (Nasdaq: UFPI) has negotiated loan agreements with Prudential Investment Management Inc. totaling $75 million, which will be used to re-finance $40 million of existing notes and for expansion capital, including the acquisition of a Minnesota caseworks manufacturer. Read More
NextWave makes the new ADHD drug Quillivant XR.
Global pharmaceutical maker Pfizer has announced its intention to acquire NextWave Pharmaceuticals of Cupertino, Calif., developer of Quillivant XR, the first once-daily liquid medication approved in the U.S. for the treatment of ADHD. Quillivant XR received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Sept. 27, and it is expected to be in U.S. pharmacies in January. Read More
Universal Forest Products Inc. of Grand Rapids Township has announced that one of its subsidiaries, UFP Washington, is expanding the company’s industrial business in the Northwest with the acquisition of the assets of Nepa Pallet and Container Co. Inc. in Washington state. Read More
Stryker Corp. in Kalamazoo announced Tuesday a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Surpass Medical Ltd. for $135 million. Read More