TITLE

Investors buy Knape & Vogt

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/14/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 48, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that investment firm, Wind Point Partners has acquired Knape and Vogt Manufacturing, a furniture components supplier, for $106 million in cash and assumed debt. Under the terms of the acquisition deal, Knape's stock ceased to be traded on the Nasdaq market at the close of trading on July 28, 2006.
ACCESSION #
21948953

 

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