TOKYO, Sept. 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nidec Corporation (NYSE:NJ) (the "Company" or "Nidec") today announced that it has agreed to acquire all of the shares in Kinetek Group Inc. ("Kinetek"), a U.S.-based commercial motor manufacturer, from its shareholders, including the Resolute Fund, L.P. , a private equity fund, and to acquire all of the shares in Avtron Industrial Automation Inc. ("Avtron"), a U.S.-based industrial automation system provider, from its shareholder, Morgenthaler, a private equity fund. For these purposes, the Company entered into a definitive agreement with each of the shareholders on September 19, 2012.
Nidec To Acquire Kinetek Group Inc. And Avtron Industrial Automation Inc.
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