Date Location Location Description
6/17 Edgeview Partners LLC Piper Jaffray Cos. Piper acquired an East Coast investment banking
Charlotte, N.C. Minneapolis firm specializing in middle-market mergers and acquisitions.
6/17 certain assets Cargill Inc. Cargill acquired grain storage and crop input assets in Decatur,
Minnetonka Mich., from Northstar Grain LLC.
6/18 Bionostics Ltd. Techne Corp. Techne acquired a maker of control solutions that verify proper
Devens, Mass. Minneapolis operation of in vitro diagnostic devices for $104 million.
6/18 mPay Gateway Inc. PaySpan Inc. PaySpan, a provider of health care payment automation systems,
Minneapolis Atlanta acquired mPay Gateway, a point-of-service patient payment
6/19 MakerBot Industries LLC Stratasys Ltd. Stratasys acquired 3-D printer maker MakerBot for approximately
Brooklyn, NY Eden Prairie $400 million to extend its product line to desktop models.
6/19 LSI Corp. of America CoBe Capital LLC Private investment firm CoBe acquired laminate casework
Minneapolis New York maker LSI Corp. of America from Muscatine, Iowa-based HNI Corp.