Date Location Location Description
4/18 Staples Print Taylor Corp. Taylor Corp. will acquire the assets of Staples Print Solutions,
Solutions assets North Mankato, Minn. a division of Staples Inc.
4/19 NatureWax Inc. Cargill Inc. Cargill will acquire NatureWax, a producer of vegetable oil-
Woodridge, Ill. Minnetonka based waxes used to make candles. Cargill previously owned
NatureWax from the late 1990s until 2007, when it was sold
to current owner Elevance Renewable Sciences Inc.
4/20 Merrill Brink United Language United Language Group will acquire the Merrill Brink
International division Group Inc. International language services division of Merrill Corp.
St. Paul Minneapolis
4/22 Hackbright Academy Capella Education Co. Capella Education has acquired Hackbright Academy, a non-
San Francisco Minneapolis degree software engineering school for women.