Simmons looks north: Agrees to buy Canadian counterpart

Thomas, Larry
September 2006
Furniture/Today;9/25/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of Simmons Canada Ltd. by Simmons Co. in Atlanta, Georgia. The deal, which is valued at about $116 million, is expected to complete in November 2006. Additionally, the acquisition is expected to provide Simmons a larger corporate presence in North America and is hoped to significantly expand its business on the continent.


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