M/08/026 – ITW / AVCo

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW’s) subsidiary ITW Global Investment Inc. of sole control of A V Co. 1 Limited (AVCo).

Notification date Decision date
Wednesday August 27, 2008 Thursday, September 18, 2008
Parties Involved Business activities
Illinois Tool Works Inc.(ITW)

Worldwide manufacturer of highly engineered products and speciality systems for customers around the world

A V Co 1 Limited (AVCo)

AVCo's subsidiary AWT Group is a leading global provider of Industrial weighing solutions

Economic sector Media merger
Weighing solutions for the industrial market and retail stores. No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Sunday, September 7, 2008
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Mr. Cormac Keating

Tel:01-804 5453, email:cwk@tca.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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