Sale of its advanced computer chip operations to Toshiba is the latest sign Sony is raising cash and shedding operations to focus on its core electronics sector.
Danish brewer says it's in talks with Heineken about a possible joint takeover of Scottish & Newcastle, maker of Newcastle Brown Ale and Kronenbourg 1664 lager.
Michigan-based auto parts supplier is selling $1.3 billion-per-year business to private investment company The Renco Group.
Chemical maker's president says takeover by Hexion Specialty Chemicals, an Apollo Management affiliate, may face scrutiny because of an overlap between the two businesses.
PPG's acquisition of the Huntington Beach, Calif.-based coating maker does not include its manufacturing plant.
Deal, worth $710 million, between the computer makers is expected to close Tuesday.
Wimm-Bill-Dann Foods says the acquisition of Georgia's third-largest dairy producer will serve local markets and supply markets in Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Test and measurement equipment maker Tektronix Inc. will become part of Danaher's electronic test platform, joining Fluke and Fluke Networks businesses.
World's largest steel maker purchases 90 percent of Rongcheng Chengshan Steelcord for $26.6 million; China is the largest steelcord wire market.
Oracle offers $17-per-share in cash for BEA despite analysts saying the company could afford $20-per-share.
International Automotive Components bought the company's soft trim division and its former interior parts plant, which generate $600 million in annual sales.
Exec says acquisition of Lighting Technologies International will increase company's presence in entertainment lighting industry.
Private equity fund acquiring European manufacturer and distributor of powered garden equipment for $1.03 billion.
Maker of parts for the ceramics, electronics and precious metals markets hopes acquisition will save company nearly $37 million a year.
U.S. pharmaceutical company agrees with European Commission to sell off several veterinary vaccines and medicines to acquire Akzo unit for $14.4 billion.
Beer makers say MillerCoors collaboration will save $500 million and will help them compete more effectively with Anheuser-Busch.
Paint and specialty chemical maker sells its stake in the joint venture to partner EMS Chemie Holding AG for $80 million.
Metal-based specialty chemicals producer will pay $265 million in cash for the deal, expected to close by the end of the year.
Diversified conglomerate will purchase United Industrial's AAI Corp. unit in a move to expand its aerospace and defense business.
Haptogen Ltd., a company focused on the discovery of biopharmaceutical therapies, acquired by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals.
Battery company completes nearly $2 billion purchase of Playtex; plant in Dover has operated for 70 years and makes tampons and infant-feeding products.
Aluminum producer closing in on sale of packaging and consumer products, and automotive castings businesses; plans to restructure electrical and electronic solutions business.
PPG purchases Dutch paint and coatings producer to expand global coatings portfolio, particularly in Europe and Asia.
Packaging specialist sells 40 percent stake in ColepCCL for $140 million to its majority partner RAR Sociedade de Controle SA.