Target Acquirer

Date Location Location Description

10/15 Walter R. Hammond Co. W.P. & R.S. Mars Co. W.P. & R.S. Mars has acquired Walter R. Hammond Co., a distributor

Minneapolis Bloomington of cutting tools and accessories to expand its product offerings and

market in the Twin Cities.

10/16 Arctic Fox Phillips & Temro Industries Phillips & Temro Industries, a porfolio company of Boston-based

Delano, Minn. Eden Prairie Audax Group, has acquired Arctic Fox, a supplier of fuel and fluid

heating products and systems.