GERMANY > U.S based Baldwin Technology Company is set to acquire German based Ahlbrandt System GmbH

baldwin logo A world leading in providing process automation solutions, Baldwin Technology Company Inc is set to acquire Ahlbrandt System GmbH and the acquisition is pending German government approval. Ahlbrandt is a top quality Corona Treatment, Spray Coating and Hot Air Drying company. It has 87 members and is headquartered in Lauterbach, Germany. The products and services Ahlbrandt offers complement Baldwin’s product More …

BRAZIL > Ahlstrom-Munksjö is set to expand its Louveira plant in Brazil

Ahlstrom-Munksjo LOGO Ahlstrom-Munksjö, manufacturer of filtration media for transportation and industrial applications, is set to expand its Louveira plant in Brazil. Ahlstrom-Munksjö employs around 110 people and the Louveira plant is located in the San Paolo region in Brazil. According to Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of the Business Area Filtration & Performance: “Demand for filtration media in South America is expected to continue More …

ARGENTINA > Viacom buys Television Federal, an Argentine TV network for $345 MM

viacom_logo Viacom buys Television Federal, a Spanish-language television company in Argentina for $345 million. Two main attraction for Viacom in the deal were Television Federal offerings of more than 33,000 hours of content of Spanish-language programming and Television Federal’s reach to 95% of all households in Argentina (based on Viacom’s remark). In a country of 43 million, that is a huge More …

USA > Israel based SintecMedia to acquire US based Operative Media for approx $200 million

download Israel-based media company, SintecMedia, has agreed to acquire US based Operative Media Inc., in a deal that is valued at just under $200 million. With this acquisition SintecMedia will provide media companies with single set of tools for executing both TV and digital ad purchases. Both firms offer similar tools and services with media companies around the globe using their More …

ENGLAND > Turner Broadcasting to set up HQ in London

turner_broadcasting_system_2015-svg Atlanta(USA) based Turner Broadcasting is planning to open “Digital Ventures and Innovation” unit headquarter in London by January 1,2017. Through this, Turner Broadcasting’s looks to expand the existing portfolio of international products and services on the web, for smart phones, games, apps or over-the-top (OTT) services. The company also aims to identify new opportunities and explore engagement in those new More …

INDIA > Macmillan Publishers International UK to invest in India

Macmillian Macmillan Publishers International UK to invest in India On July 10th, 2016, Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) has approved FDI proposal of Macmillan Publishing International to invest Rs. 28.20 Crore (approx. $4.2 Million) into a fully owned “new company” to be incorporated in India. Macmillan Publishers is a global trade publishing company, owned by Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck “Holtzbrinck Publishing More …