Target Acquirer

Date Location Location Description

12/4 Research Fumigation Ecolab Inc. Ecolab Inc. has acquired three pest service businesses to

Co. LLC St. Paul expand its U.S. pest elimination business: Research Fumigation

Reserve, La. Co., serving customers in the Gulf Coast states; Royal Pest

Royal Pest Solutions Inc. Solutions, operating in the mid-Atlantic region from New Jersey

New Castle, Del. to South Carolina; and Food Protection Services, operating

Food Protection in the Pacific Northwest, Great Lakes, Midwest and

Services LLC Mississippi Delta.

Carmel, Ind.

12/4 Aspen Community Dungarvin Inc. Dungarvin has acquired Aspen Community Living, a provider

Living Mendota Heights of community living services in Ohio and Kentucky.


12/5 Arpal Group Ecolab Inc. Ecolab acquired Arpal Group, a provider of cleaning and

Selkirk, Scotland St. Paul sanitizing products and services in the United Kingdom and

the Middle East.

12/6 CPA Retirement Wealth Enhancement Wealth Enhancement Group has acquired CPA Retirement

Planning Inc. Group LLC Planning.

Orange Park, Fla. Plymouth

12/6 DaVita Medical Optum Inc. Optum will acquire DaVita Medical Holdings, an independent

Holdings LLC Golden Valley medical group and subsidiary of DaVita Inc.

Torrance, Calif.