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It’s official! Wesco is acquiring Anixter in US$4.5-billion dealJanuary 14, 2020
“The transformational combination of Wesco and Anixter will create a premier electrical and data communications distribution and supply chain services company.”
Wesco submits revised proposal to acquire Anixter for $97/shareJanuary 8, 2020
Wesco International, a provider of electrical, industrial and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, advanced supply chain management and logistics services, has submitted a revised proposal to the board of directors of Anixter International to acquire the company for…
Acuity Brands acquires LocusLabs Inc.November 29, 2019
Acuity Brands has acquired LocusLabs Inc., an indoor mapping and location platform. The LocusLabs software platform supports navigation apps on mobile devices, web browsers and digital displays in airport, event centres, multi-floor office buildings and campuses. Users of the app…
Connectrac acquired by Legrand, North and Central AmericaOctober 23, 2019
Legrand, North and Central America (LNCA) has acquired Connectrac, a developer of flexible floor-based cable management solutions that deliver power, data and communications to commercial interior applications. LNCA says adding Connectrac to its portfolio will allow the company to reach…
Signify acquiring WiZ ConnectedApril 23, 2019
Headquartered in Hong Kong, WiZ Connected will continue to sell Wi-Fi-based connected lamps and luminaires under its own brand.
GE’s Current lighting business sold to private equity firmApril 3, 2019
Current’s portfolio spans LED and traditional lighting solutions, along with a variety of intelligent controls, sensors and software.