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Building materials supplier acquires distributor

October 1, 2014
A Wisconsin-based supplier of building materials has acquired a distributor that’s served the West Michigan market for 110 years. Read More

5 tips on small business acquisitions

September 25, 2014
For most small business owners, organic growth takes time, patience and a lot of hard work. In some instances, growth through acquisition of another company may be a quicker and better route. If you're a business owner and considering growth through acquisition, here are five practical tips to guide you: Read More

Luxury carpet maker acquires firm for global growth

September 19, 2014
A maker of custom luxury carpets and rugs is planning to "scale" in the international residential market with a recent acquisition. Read More

Accounting firm makes acquisition

August 7, 2014
An accounting firm has expanded to 10 locations across the region after making a local acquisition. Read More

Hong Kong company acquires majority stake in printer supplier

July 25, 2014
A Hong Kong-based company will be able to tap into new markets after acquiring a majority stake in a maker of specialty printers. Read More

Private equity firm acquires office supplies company

July 24, 2014
A private equity firm has added to its portfolio of companies by acquiring a maker of office supplies. Read More

Diversified manufacturer acquires auto supplier in $300M deal

July 22, 2014
A diversified manufacturer based in Johnson City, Tenn. is acquiring a local auto supplier in a $300-million deal. Read More

Furniture maker acquires retailer for $154M

July 18, 2014
An office furniture giant is growing its higher-margin consumer business by acquiring the largest premium furniture retailer in North America for $154 million in cash. Read More

Business mergers and acquisitions for strategic growth are on rise

A rebounding economy has firms looking for quick expansion, but there are risks involved.

July 11, 2014
A local risk management firm is seeing a trend toward mergers and acquisitions as businesses gain confidence in economic stability. Read More

Whirlpool acquires majority stake in Italian appliance maker for $1B

July 11, 2014
Whirlpool is strengthening its European presence by entering into three agreements to acquire a majority stake in an Italian appliance maker for $1.03 billion. Read More