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Arthur J. Gallagher acquires Illinois-based Affiliated Benefit Consultants

Global insurance brokerage Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Affiliated Benefit Consultants, an Illinois-based benefits consultant, for an undisclosed price, as per the latest insurance acquisition news. Headquartered in Oakbrook, Affiliated Benefit Consultants is said to provide a comprehensive suite of benefits consulting services to clients across the country. Affiliated Benefit Consultants was established in […]

Duravant to acquire electronic fruit and vegetable sorters manufacturer WECO

Duravant has agreed to acquire Woodside Electronics Corporation (WECO), a California-based manufacturer of optical color and defect sorting equipment for fruits and vegetables, for an undisclosed price. Based in Illinois, Duravant is an equipment and automation solutions provider that serves the food processing, packaging and material handling sectors. WECO, along with Key Technology, a member […]

Johns Manville to acquire ITW Insulation Systems from Illinois Tool Works

Johns Manville (JM), a Denver-based building products manufacturer and a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, has agreed to acquire ITW Insulation Systems from Illinois Tool Works for an undisclosed price. Based in Texas, ITW Insulation Systems offers high-performance mechanical pipe insulation, metal jacketing, low-temperature polyisocyanurate foam insulations, and vapor retarder products designed to address specifications for […]

Starbucks Coffee to open Starbucks Reserve Roastery Chicago

Starbucks Coffee is set to open the Starbucks Reserve Roastery Chicago on Friday, 15 November 15 at North Michigan Avenue and Erie Street. Located on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, Starbucks Reserve Roastery Chicago is the sixth global roastery for the US coffeehouse chain, and the third location in the US. The Chicago roastery of Starbucks, which […]

Von Maur opens new department store in Orland Park, Illinois

US department store company Von Maur has opened a new 130,000-square-foot store in Orland Park, Illinois as per the latest retail industry news. The new Von Maur department store, which is at the Orland Square Mall, is the retailer’s seventh location in Illinois. The department store has specialty apparel, shoes, gifts and accessories, covering products […]

US Foods acquires SGA Food Group for $1.8bn | Food acquisition news

US Foods acquisition of SGA Food Group : Illinois-based US Foods has wrapped up its previously announced $1.8 billion acquisition of rival foodservice distributor SGA’s Food Group of Companies (SGA Food Group) as per the latest food acquisition news. As part of the all-cash deal, announced in July 2018, US Foods acquired five separate operating […]

PlanetArt acquires Illinois-based Personal Creations from FTD

PlanetArt, a technology platform in the personalized products industry, has wrapped up the acquisition of Personal Creations from floral and gifting company FTD Companies for $18.1 million plus certain additional payments, as part of the latter’s court-supervised restructuring. Based in Illinois, Personal Creations is said to bring a new gifts dimension to PlanetArt’s platform of […]

Food 4 Less home delivery service launched in three US states

Food 4 Less home delivery service : US grocery store grocery chain Food 4 Less in partnership with Instacart has launched a new home delivery service to shoppers at all its 129 Foo4Less and FoodsCo locations across the states of California, Indiana, and Illinois. Food 4 Less is a subsidiary of US retailing company Kroger. […]

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