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Concession and construction company Vinci SA (VCISY.PK, VCISF.PK) said Friday that Vinci Energies has finalised the acquisition of Imtech ICT, the information and communication technologies division of Imtech, as well as the acquisition of the Electrix company from McConnell Dowell, a subsidiary of South...

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (MLAB) said Friday that its subsidiary Amilabo SAS has acquired substantially all of the assets and certain liabilities of ATI Atlas Ltd. ATI, located near London, is a distributor of Mesay's biological indicator products in the UK. Biological indicators are used to assess...

News Corp. (NWS, NWSA) and Move, Inc. (MOVE) said Friday that the required Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust waiting period with respect to News Corp's previously announced cash tender offer for Move expired on October 30, without any action having been taken by the United States Federal Trade Commission or...

Tribune Publishing Co. (TPUB) said Feiday that it has acquired six daily and 32 weekly suburban news and information brands from Wrapports, LLC. The acquired publications - which include the Aurora Beacon-News, The Elgin Courier-News, the Lake County News-Sun, The Naperville Sun, the Post-Tribune...

Rexnord Corp. (RXN) said Friday that it has bought Tollok S.p.A., a supplier of highly engineered shaft locking devices for the power generation and process industries, as well as general industrial applications. Based in Ferrara, Italy, Tollok serves a global customer base and has annual revenues...

Oshkosh Corp. (OSK), a supplier of heavy-duty trucks to the US military, Friday reported a surge in profit for the fourth quarter, driven largely by strong sales of access equipments and cement mixers with lower operating costs, which offset continued soft sales of tactical vehicles to the DoD. The...

SL Green Realty Corp. (SLG) said Friday that it has named Matthew DiLiberto Chief Financial Officer, effective January 1, 2015, when the employment agreement of the current CFO, James Mead, expires. Mead will be leaving to pursue other professional interests, the company said. DiLiberto, 40, has...

Dollar General Corp. (DG) on Friday extended its tender offer to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc. (FDO) for $80 per share, the second time the discount retailer has extended its offer after it was under-subscribed. Dollar General has extended its tender offer to December 31, from its original expiry...

Aerospace and defense giant Boeing Co. (BA) said Friday that UK-based Monarch Airlines has finalized an order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, valued at more than $3.2 billion at current list prices. The order was originally announced at the Farnborough International Airshow in July, when Monarch...

Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT) announced that, in connection with the closing of its acquisition of tw telecom inc., tw telecom holdings, inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of tw telecom inc., called for redemption all of tw telecom holdings' outstanding 5.375% Senior Notes due 2022 and 6.375% Senior...

Moog Inc. (MOG-A, MOG-B), a maker of precision motion and fluid controls, on Friday reported a profit for the fourth quarter that more than doubled from last year, when results included a goodwill impairment charge. However, quarterly sales edged down slightly from last year. Looking ahead to fiscal...

Beauty and personal care products maker Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (EL) Friday said it has acquired RODIN olio lusso, a luxury skin care brand founded by the iconic New York stylist Linda Rodin. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2007, RODIN olio lusso provides a highly selective line...

danelgraf-twitter-103114.jpg Twitter Inc. has replaced its head of product Daniel Graf just six months after luring him over from Google, according to multiple reports. Graf, previously known for his work leading Google Maps, will retain his vice president of product title and work on Twitter's geolocation features, the Wall...

Wireless telecommunications service provider U.S. Cellular Corp. (USM) on Friday reported a loss for the third quarter that widened from last year despite higher revenues. However, loss per share for the quarter was narrower than analysts' expectations, while revenues beat their estimates. Looking...

Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. (OPY) reported the third quarter of 2014 net income of $4.5 million or $0.31 per share down from $5.2 million or $0.37 per share for the third quarter of 2013. Income before taxes was $10.9 million for the third quarter of 2014 compared with income before taxes of $8.2 million...