Archived — January 1987

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    Decisions

    Investor:
    Facet Enterprises Inc., Tulsa, OK, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Purolater Products Ltd., Mississauga, ON
    Manufactures and distributes air, oil and fuel filters for the automotive and industrial equipment markets.

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    Investor:
    Genicom Corporation, Waynesboro, VA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Centronics Canada Inc. and Centronics Research Inc., Mississauga, ON
    Sell and service dot matrix and line dot matrix computer printers, accessories and spare parts.

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    Investor:
    ITT Industries of Canada Ltd., Toronto, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    R.A.E. Industrial Electronics Ltd., Burnaby, BC
    Operates a wholesale and retail electronics distribution business.

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    Investor:
    Knape & Vogt Manufacturing Company, Grand Rapids, MI, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Roll-it Inc. and Stromiga Inc., Lachine, QC
    Designs and manufactures store fixtures, fixture hardware and display equipment, and owns the manufacturing facility occupied by Roll-it.

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    Investor:
    Lord Realty Holdings Limited, Toronto, ON, CDA (GER)

    Canadian Business:
    BCED Centre Inc., Vancouver, BC
    An office building.

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    Investor:
    Lake Ontario Cement Limited, Toronto, ON, CDA (FRA)

    Canadian Business:
    Hoffman Concrete Inc. and Hoffman Concrete Products (Canada) Limited, Ottawa, ON
    Manufacture ready-mix concrete, concrete blocks and calcite brick.

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    Notifications - Acquisitions

    Investor:
    Aluminum Company of America, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    IWT-Himsley International Limited, Toronto, ON
    Designs and constructs (by subcontractors) ion exchange equipment for the mining, hydrometallurgical, paper and petrochemical industries.

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    Investor:
    Browning-Ferris Industries Ltd., Toronto, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    508852 Ontario Limited (Pathological Waste Management), Scarborough, ON
    Provides pathological waste disposal services.

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    Investor:
    BN International, Minden, NV, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Bently Nevada Canada Ltd., Nisku, AB
    Sells and services rotating engineering and vibration monitoring equipment, manufactures and assembles electronic equipment and provides related consulting services.

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    Investor:
    C.I. Holding Corporation, Eastlake, OH, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Curtis Industries of Canada, Ltd., Rexdale, ON
    Wholesales industrial fasteners.

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    Investor:
    Compagnie Financière La Comterie S.A., Montreal, QC, CDA (FRA)

    Canadian Business:
    Outils Coupants International (Rock Island Division) Inc., Beebe, QC
    Manufactures cutting tools.

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    Investor:
    Citair, Inc., Oliver, BC, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Kenyon & Co. Ltd. (its Okanagan Manufacturers Division), Penticton, BC
    Manufactures and distributes recreational vehicles.

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    Investor:
    Contar (U.K.) Limited, Cadriff, South Glamorgan, UK

    Canadian Business:
    Contar Floor Systems Ltd., Mississauga, ON
    Manufactures and supplies industrial flooring materials.

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    Investor:
    Clarke Equipment Company, St. Louis, MO, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Cooper Industries (Canada) Inc. (its Clarke Division), Rexdale, ON
    Distributes and sells commercial floor cleaning equipment.

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    Investor:
    The Coleman Company Inc., Wichita, KS, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Ag-Tronic Manufacturing Limited, Rexdale, ON
    Sells products manufactured by Ag-Tronic, Inc.

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    Investor:
    Canada Cement Lafarge Ltd., Calgary, AB, CDA (FRA)

    Canadian Business:
    Innisfail Transit Mix Ltd., Innisfail, AB
    Produces ready-mix concrete.

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    Investor:
    Day International Canada Ltd., Weston, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Universal Plastics Limited, Calgary, AB
    Distributes plastics.

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    Investor:
    East West Minerals Limited, Sydney, AUS

    Canadian Business:
    Anaconda Canada Exploration Limited and Caribou-Chaleur Bay Mines Ltd., Bathurst, NB
    Mine lead, zinc, silver, copper and gold.

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    Investor:
    FCB/Provost Inc., Chicago, IL, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Publicité Michel Provost & Associés, Inc., Montreal, QC
    Provides advertising agency services.

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    Investor:
    Fuller Peiser, London, UK

    Canadian Business:
    Cooper Appraisals Limited and Covalin Holdings Limited, Willowdale, ON
    Value and appraise real estate, machinery, fixtures and other property.

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    Investor:
    FA Holding Corporation, Bethlehem, PA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    GATX-Fuller Limited, Scarborough, ON
    Supplies equipment, systems and processes to the cement, mining, chemical, food and power industries.

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    Investor:
    Furmanite PLC, Kendall, Cumbria, UK

    Canadian Business:
    Furmanite Canada Limited, Burlington, ON
    Provides engineering services.

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    Investor:
    General Felt Industries Inc., Saddle Brook, NJ, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Color Your World Inc., Color Your World Export Inc. and Ultima Wallcoverings Inc., Toronto, ON
    Manufacture and sell paint, wallpaper, flooring and related products.

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    Investor:
    Honeywell Amplitrol Inc., Candiac, QC, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Sacker Security Systems Ltd., Vancouver, BC
    Sells, installs, services and monitors alarm systems.

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    Investor:
    Heath Northwest Inc., Yakima, WA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Let-r-Edge of Canada Ltd., Edmonton, AB
    Manufactures and distributes sign display letter channeling material.

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    Investor:
    Hagemeyer N.V., Naarden, NET

    Canadian Business:
    Hagemeyer Canada Inc., Willowdale, ON
    Wholesales specialty foods and household electronic products.

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    Investor:
    Hunter-Melnor Inc., Memphis, TN, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Melnor Manufacturing Ltd., Brantford, ON
    Manufactures and sells sprinklers, snow shovels and related products and equipment.

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    Investor:
    Itel Acquisition Corp., Chicago, IL, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Anixter Canada Inc., Lachine, QC
    Distributes wire and cable products.

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    Investor:
    Lilly Industrial Coatings, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, USA

    Canadian Business:
    London Laboratories Limited, London, ON
    Manufactures and sells silver coating used as backing for mirrors.

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    Investor:
    Liggett-Stashower, Inc., Cleveland, OH, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Carr Liggett Canada Ltd., Toronto, ON
    Operates an advertising agency.

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    Investor:
    LOF Glass of Canada Ltd., Mississauga, ON, CDA (UK)

    Canadian Business:
    554354 Ontario Ltd., Welland, ON
    Sells automotive glass and retailed products.

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    Investor:
    Morganite Canada Inc., Toronto, ON, CDA (UK)

    Canadian Business:
    Union Carbide Canada Limited, Mississauga, ON
    Manufactures and sells carbon brushes and mechanical carbon seals.

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    Investor:
    MagneTek, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Les Industries Cooper (Canada) Inc., Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC
    Manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and industrial components and products.

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    Investor:
    MagneTek, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Cooper Industries (Canada) Inc., Burlington, ON
    Manufactures and markets electrical, electronic and industrial components and products.

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    Investor:
    Nam Tai Management Services Ltd. and Mr. Chung Yat Pui, Hong Kong, HK

    Canadian Business:
    Fortec Electronic Corporation, Mississauga, ON
    Distributes, wholesales and exports consumer electronic products.

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    Investor:
    North American Ventures, Inc., East Hartford, CT, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Butler Service Group - Canada Ltd., Toronto, ON
    Provides professional and technically-skilled personnel on a temporary or project basis to specialized industries.

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    Investor:
    North American Salmon Corp., Northport, NY, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Conville Point Sea Farms Ltd., Campbell River, BC
    Operates a fish farm and develops aquaculture.

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    Investor:
    Overnite Transportation Company, Richmond, VA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Hall's Motor Transit Company, Montreal, QC
    Provides transporation and general trucking services.

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    Investor:
    Ohio-Sealy Mattress Manufacturing Co., Cleveland, OH, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Sealy Canada Limited, Toronto, ON
    Manufactures bedding.

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    Investor:
    PPG Biomedical Systems Canada Inc., Toronto, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Honeywell Limited (its Biomedical Services Division), Toronto, ON
    Sells and services medical electronic diagnostic equipment.

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    Investor:
    Ply-Gem Industries, Inc., New York, NY, USA

    Canadian Business:
    G.L.U. Extrusions Limited, Toronto, ON
    Manufactures and sells plastic and vinyl extrusions.

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    Investor:
    Playtex Holdings Inc., Stamford, CT, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Playtex Ltd., Malton, ON
    Manufactures intimate apparel and personal care products.

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    Investor:
    Revere Products Corporation, Milwaukee, WI, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Revere Products Corporation (its Canadian Division), Scarborough, ON
    Sells and distributes, through catalogue sales, various types of products, including ice removal products, roofing, paint and floor covering products, tape sealant products and janitorial and maintenance supplies.

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    Investor:
    Reckitt & Colman Canada Inc., Markham, ON, CDA (UK)

    Canadian Business:
    Harold Schafer Ltd., West Hill, ON
    Wholesales bath soap.

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    Investor:
    Sketchley Cleaning Services Limited, Toronto, ON, CDA (UK)

    Canadian Business:
    Dai Han (Chang Hee) Cleaners Ltd., Toronto, ON
    Provides dry cleaning and laundering services.

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    Investor:
    Sealed Air of Canada Limited, Brampton, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Attree Manufacturing Corporation and Lifestyle Spas Canada Inc., Mississauga, ON
    Manufacture and sell completed spas and jetted tubs.

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    Investor:
    Sybson Systems Inc., Provo, UT, USA

    Canadian Business:
    150873 Canada Inc., Calgary, AB
    Provides integrated library automation systems and related staff training.

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    Investor:
    SRI International Inc., Kobe, JPN

    Canadian Business:
    Dunlop Tires (Canada) Ltd., Woodbridge, ON
    Distributes pneumatic tire products.

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    Investor:
    Tie Rack (Canada) Ltd., Vancouver, BC, CDA (UK)

    Canadian Business:
    Jack Julseth Enterprises Ltd. and Kuna Holdings Ltd., Vancouver, BC
    Sell clothing and fashion accessories.

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    Investor:
    Yoxley Company, Vancouver, BC, CDA (LIB)

    Canadian Business:
    Delta Investments (BC) Ltd., Vancouver, BC
    Provides real estate investment services.

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    Notifications - New Businesses

    Investor:
    Aktiebolaget Volvo, Gothenburg, SWE

    Canadian Business:
    Aktiebolaget Volvo, Bramalea, ON
    Distributes and sells medium- and heavy-duty truck products.

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    Investor:
    Arbor Dominion Limited, Windsor, ON, CDA (USA) and
    Champlain Industries Limited, Mississauga, ON, CDA (USA) and
    150924 Canada Inc., Toronto, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Portaylor Foods Inc., Windsor, ON
    Manufactures, exports and sells food products.

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    Investor:
    America's Shopping Channel, Inc., El Cajon, CA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    The Shopping Channel, Inc., Montreal, QC
    Operates a teleshopping service on cable television.

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    Investor:
    Bakelite Thermosets Limited (Canada) and Rutgerswerke Aktiengesellschaft, Toronto, ON, CDA (GER)

    Canadian Business:
    BTL Weatherproofing Systems Inc., Mississauga, ON
    Markets and installs modified bitumen membrane roofing waterproofing compound.

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    Investor:
    Behr Process Sales Co., Santa Ana, CA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Behr Process Canada Ltd., Calgary, AB
    Sells and distributes stains, varnishes and paints.

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    Investor:
    Ciba Corning Diagnostics International Corp., Medfield, MA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Ciba Corning Canada Inc., Richmond Hill, ON
    Sells and services clinical diagnostic instrumentation and chemistry reagents.

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    Investor:
    Mr. John Chew, Buffalo, NY, USA

    Canadian Business:
    John Chew Developments (Canada) Ltd., Welland, ON
    Operates a marina with support services.

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    Investor:
    Household Manufacturing, Inc., Prospect Heights, IL, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Household Manufacturing Canada Inc., Scarborough, ON
    Imports, assembles and distributes barbeque grills.

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    Investor:
    Hyundai Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd. and Kerkhoff Bridge & Industrial Division Ltd. (Canada), Surrey, BC, CDA (KOR)

    Canadian Business:
    Hyundai Kerkhoff Joint Venture, Surrey, BC
    Construction of a cable-stayed bridge for the Advance Light Rapid Transit 'Skytrain' across the Fraser River near Vancouver, and construct twin tunnels as part of the Oldman River Dam Project.

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    Investor:
    IBM Canada Ltd., Markham, ON, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    IBM Canada Ltd., Markham, ON
    Provides commercial lease financing services.

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    Investor:
    Il Giornale Coffee Company, Seattle, WA, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Il Giornale Coffee Company, Vancouver, BC
    Operates a retail coffee/expresso bar to sell premium coffee by the cup, pastries, panini sandwiches, and assorted coffee products.

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    Investor:
    Mr. John Kuri, Montreal, QC, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Massikur Productions Inc., St-Adolphe d'Howard, QC
    Production of a feature-length film.

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    Investor:
    Mainstream Access, Incorporated, New York, NY, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Mainstream Access Ontario Ltd., Toronto, ON
    Provides counselling and advisory services to employees who have been terminated.

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    Investor:
    Medicorp Inc., Montreal, QC, CDA (ARG)

    Canadian Business:
    Medicorp Inc., Montreal, QC
    Researches, develops and markets bio-medical and medical diagnostic kits and utensils.

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    Investor:
    Nava Leisure USA Inc., Westport, CT, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Nava Leisure Canada Inc., Brossard, QC
    Distributes sporting goods (ski systems, boots and bindings).

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    Investor:
    Nova Laboratories Ltd., Willowdale, ON, CDA (DEN)

    Canadian Business:
    Novo Laboratories Ltd., Montreal, QC
    Promote bio-industrial products.

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    Investor:
    Polk, Wallace, Wallace Enterprises, Inc., Charlotte, NC, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Polk, Wallace and Wallace Enterprises Inc., Montreal, QC
    Leases videocassettes and cassette players to hotels for use by their guests.

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    Investor:
    PDP Group Inc., Hunt Valley, MD, USA

    Canadian Business:
    PDP Group Inc., Etobicoke, ON
    Provides automobile lease follow-up services for required insurance and related activities.

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    Investor:
    Sinotek International (1986) Inc., Regina, SK, CDA (PRC)

    Canadian Business:
    Sinoteck International (1986) Inc., Regina, SK
    Provides import and export services.

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    Investor:
    Solv-Ex Engineering Alberta Ltd., Calgary, AB, CDA (USA)

    Canadian Business:
    Solv-Ex Engineering Alberta Ltd., Calgary, AB
    Provides engineering, design, project management and other services related to the development of oil sands resources in Canada.

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    Investor:
    Stivers Temporary Personnel Inc., Chicago, IL, USA

    Canadian Business:
    Stivers Temporary Personnel Inc., Willowdale, ON
    Provides temporary personnel services.

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    Investor:
    Tie Rack (Canada) Ltd., Vancouver, BC, CDA (UK)

    Canadian Business:
    Tie Rack (Canada) Ltd., Vancouver, BC
    Retails clothing and fashion accessories, as well as franchises retail stores.

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    Investor:
    World Computer Corporation, Auburn Hills, MI, USA

    Canadian Business:
    WCC Computer Systems, Ottawa, ON
    Sells and services computer equipment.

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    Investor:
    WeCare International Inc., Charlotte, NC, USA

    Canadian Business:
    WeCare International Inc., Toronto, ON
    Wholesale cosmetics.

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