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 | Growth & Acquisitions

Staples Acquires Essendant
September 18, 2018

Staples, Inc. has acquired Essendant in a transaction valued at US$996 million including debt. Per the terms of the acquisition, Staples will pay $12.80 per share of Essendant, which represents a... Read more

IICRC Acquires ICRA Certification Program
September 17, 2018

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has acquired the performance assessment and certification programs of the International Cleaning and Restoration... Read more

SC Johnson to Renovate Headquarters
September 12, 2018

SC Johnson, parent company of SC Johnson Professional, is seeking approval from the city of Racine, WI, for a massive renovation project on the company’s headquarters campus. SC Johnson... Read more

Industry Vets Launch New Chemical Dispensing Firm
September 7, 2018

Industry veterans Chip McAslan and Campbell Dodson recently launched a new chemical dispensing solutions distributor, Lavo Solutions, LLC. Based in Laguna Hills, CA, Lavo Solutions provides a... Read more

3M Opens New Facility in Singapore
September 6, 2018

3M has opened a new office in Singapore. The 107,600-square-foot facility will serve as the company’s headquarters for its operations in the region. The three-story building has space for... Read more

SMS Assist Opens New Office
September 5, 2018

SMS Assist, LLC has opened a new office in Naperville, IL. The new facility features an on-site gym, building food court, and dedicated training space. The Naperville office can accommodate up to... Read more

Kimberly-Clark to Upgrade Pennsylvania Facility
August 31, 2018

Kimberly-Clark Corp., parent company of Kimberly-Clark Professional, announced plans to invest more than US$150 million in its Chester, PA, manufacturing facility. The upgrade... Read more

Bunzl Expands Into Norway
August 29, 2018

Bunzl Plc, parent company of Bunzl Cleaning & Hygiene Supplies, has acquired Enor AS. Bunzl’s acquisition of the Olso, Norway-based distributor of catering and food service equipment... Read more

Nuera Acquires Beam Vacuum Line
August 28, 2018

Nuera Inc. has purchased the Beam brand of central vacuum systems from Electrolux. The acquisition increases Nuera’s market footprint and product portfolio. Financial details of the purchase... Read more

Charlotte Products Teams With JNP Enterprises
August 27, 2018

Charlotte Products has entered into a strategic partnership with JNP Enterprises, Ltd. The deal calls for JNP Enterprises to serve as Charlotte Products’ manufacturer representative firm... Read more