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  • PerkinElmer to Focus on Life Sciences & Diagnostics

    PerkinElmer has announced its intention to divest its Applied, Food and Enterprise Services businesses to New Mountain Capital, a private equity firm, for a total consideration of $2.45 billion in cash, $2.30 billion of which will be received at the closing and $150 million of which will be payable contingent on the exit valuation New […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – February 2022

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of job market trends. The main findings for February are: Softer, but still rapid increase […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – January 22

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of UK job market trends. The main findings for January are: Recruitment activity continues to […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – November 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for November are: Steeper increase in permanent staff […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – July 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for July are: Further marked upturn in recruitment […]

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    Oxford Instruments Buys WITec

    Oxford Instruments plc has announced the acquisition of WITec Wissenschaftliche Instrumente und Technologie GmbH, a leading provider of Raman microscopy imaging solutions, based in Ulm, Germany, for a cash-free, debt-free consideration of €42m, of which €5m is conditional on trading performance over a period of 12 months following completion. The acquisition is in line with […]

  • Report on UK Jobs – March 2021

    Report on UK Jobs The Report on UK Jobs is unique in providing the most comprehensive guide to the UK jobs market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies and employers to provide the first indication each month of labour market trends. The main findings for March are: Recruitment activity rebounds as firms […]

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    Tecan Reports Financials for 2020

    Based on strong demand for COVID-19-related products, Tecan Group has reported significant growth in sales and profits in an exceptional and demanding year 2020. The company recorded a surge in orders for product lines supporting the global fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Full-year order entry increased by 33.9% to CHF 855.2 million (2019: CHF 638.6 […]

  • PerkinElmer Completes Acquisition of Oxford Immunotec

    PerkinElmer, Inc. today announced that the Company has completed its previously announced acquisition of Oxford Immunotec Global PLC. PerkinElmer originally announced its intent to acquire Oxford Immunotec on January 7, 2021. Prahlad Singh, President and CEO at PerkinElmer said, “Oxford Immunotec’s global role in fighting tuberculosis, particularly its trademark product, the T-SPOT®.TB test, and the operations it […]

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    ZEISS Acquires Majority Stake in arivis AG

    ZEISS Acquires Majority Stake in arivis AG ZEISS has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in the imaging business of arivis. With this investment, the company is further strengthening its software competencies and market position in 3D image visualisation, image processing, and analysis software for research microscopy. Both companies have a long-standing collaboration and […]