Accenture (ACN) Acquires AD.Dialeto Aug 28, 2015 04:19PM

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired AD.Dialeto, an independent Brazilian digital agency, strengthening its digital marketing services provided throughAccenture Interactive, part of Accenture Digital. As a result of the acquisition, Accenture will enhance its ability to serve clients in the growing Latin American market with digital marketing and commerce services that help maximize a return-on-investment (ROI) of their digital programs. Terms of the transaction were not... (continue reading...)

Drew Industries (DW) Appoints New CFO Aug 28, 2015 12:11PM

Drew Industries (NYSE: DW) announced that David M. Smith will be joining the Company as Chief Financial Officer, succeeding Joseph S. Giordano III, who served in that role since 2008. This transition is the result of a comprehensive search initiated by the Company in April 2015. Mr. Giordano will continue with the Company for an interim period to ensure an orderly transition.

Smith, 52, has served for the past ten years as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial... (continue reading...)

Patterson Cos. (PDCO) Announces Completion of $715M Medical Business Sale Aug 28, 2015 11:33AM

Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ: PDCO) announced that it has successfully completed the previously disclosed sale of its medical business to Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP). Under the terms of the agreement, MDP, a Chicago-based private equity firm, is paying Patterson Companies gross proceeds of approximately $715 million in cash.

Scott P. Anderson, chairman and chief executive officer of Patterson Companies, commented, “The sale of the medical business accomplishes a key... (continue reading...)

EERC Working with FuelCell Energy (FCEL) to Develop Process to Convert Nat-Gas Into Other Usable Liquids Aug 28, 2015 11:04AM

The University of North Dakota Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC) announced today it is working with FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL), an integrated stationary fuel cell manufacturer located in Danbury, Connecticut, to develop a durable, low-cost, and high-performance electrochemical cell to convert natural gas and other methane-rich gas into methanol, a major chemical commodity with worldwide applications in the production of liquid fuels, solvents,... (continue reading...)

CommScope (COMM) Completes $3B Acquisition of TE Connectivity’s (TEL) Telecom, Enterprise and Wireless Unit Aug 28, 2015 09:08AM

CommScope (NASDAQ: COMM) has completed its previously announced acquisition of TE Connectivity’s (NYSE: TEL) Telecom, Enterprise and Wireless businesses, a leader in fiber optic connectivity for wireline and wireless networks.

The all-cash transaction, valued at approximately $3 billion, strengthens CommScope’s position as a leading communications infrastructure provider with deeper resources to meet the world’s growing demand for network bandwidth. This... (continue reading...)

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