Columbia West Capital News - Southwest Deal Intelligence
06.10.13 Utah Deal Intelligence - May 2013


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M&A - Strategic

5/1/2013 The Frank Edwards Co., Inc. acquired KAPS Warehouse Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Frank Edwards Co. distributes and markets automotive parts and components and is based in West Valley City, Utah.  

5/22/2013 Blue Coat Systems, Inc. agreed to acquire Solera Networks, Inc. for an undisclosed amount.  Solera Networks operates as a network forensics and security analytics plaftorm provider and is based in South Jordan, Utah.  

5/30/2013 VR CPC Holdings, Inc. agreed to acquire Canyons Resort for an undisclosed amount. Canyons Resort comprises a resort with ski areas and related amenities. Canyons Resort is located in Park City, Utah.

M&A - Financial  

5/1/2013 Med-Pharmex, Inc. received an undisclosed amount of funding from DW Healthcare Partners. DW Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in healthcare companies. DW partners is located in Park City, Utah.  

5/14/2013 American Covers, Inc. received an undisclosed amount of funding from Trivest Partners, L.P. American Covers manufactures and markets auto air care products for consumers and is based in South Draper, Utah.     

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