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Bosch taking full ownership of home appliance venture BSH


September 26, 2014 11:11 am ET

Robert Bosch GmbH is set to take full control of Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH (BSH), the domestic appliances giant that it formed with engineering group Siemens AG in 1967 and which has grown to be Europe's largest manufacturer of appliances.

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Deal combines two Minnesota molders


September 25, 2014 3:00 pm ET

Imperial Plastics Inc. has extended its injection press tonnage with the acquisition of another Minnesota custom molder.

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Australian firm buys Chemical Market Resources


September 23, 2014 8:42 pm ET

In an international consulting deal, Chemical Market Resources Inc. has been acquired by TZ Minerals International Pty. Ltd. for an undisclosed price.

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Not all mergers and acquisitions in plastics industry have been a success


September 23, 2014 11:08 am ET

Has bigger been better in the plastics mega-deals of the last 25 years?

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ZF, TRW combination creating a new player for autonomous autos


September 23, 2014 9:59 am ET

The era of autonomous vehicles is close at hand — and is already changing the auto industry in fundamental ways. The latest and biggest example? Last week, ZF Friedrichshafen AG announced it would acquire TRW Automotive for $13.5 billion, one...

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Delphi buying connector maker Antaya


September 22, 2014 2:25 pm ET

Delphi Automotive plc will buy Antaya Technologies Corp., a Rhode Island company that supplies wire harnesses and other technologies that connect with automotive glass.

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New medical firm buys Clairson Plastics


September 19, 2014 4:33 pm ET

Custom injection molder Clairson Plastics is being sold to a new start-up that plans to dive into the medical market with a new dialyzer, a key component in kidney dialysis.

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Hong Kong's TK eyes expansion, may buy Nypro Tool operation


September 19, 2014 2:49 pm ET

Hong Kong-based mold maker and plastics processor TK Group (Holdings) Ltd. said it's reached a tentative agreement to buy a tooling factory in Shenzhen from a multinational company, which it said is needed to expand capacity.

Exo-s buys injection and blow molder in Mexico, expands footprint


September 19, 2014 2:15 pm ET

Custom molder Exo-s Inc. has bought an injection and blow molding operation in San Juan del Rio, Querétaro, Mexico.

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Bayer spinning off plastics business


September 18, 2014 8:49 am ET

Bayer AG will spin off its MaterialScience plastics group into a separate, publicly-traded company within the next 12 to 18 months.

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