At the time of acquisition, Advanta was the fifth largest agronomic seed company in the world and the largest independent company in the industry with approximately $290 million in revenue.
Alaska Communications Systems, Inc. (“ACS”) was the leading facilities-based telecommunications services provider and the largest local exchange carrier ("LEC") in Alaska and the 13th largest LEC in the United States. ACS provides consumer and business customers with a complete range of telecommunications services.
At the time of acquisition, Seminis was among the global market leaders in the development, production and marketing of vegetable and fruit seeds in approximately 150 countries.
WireCo WorldGroup Inc. ("WireCo" or the "Company") is the largest global manufacturer of high-performance wire rope and a leading worldwide manufacturer of electromechanical ("EM") cable, synthetic rope, wire rope assemblies and specialty wire. The Company's products have a reputation for quality, performance and safety and are marketed under well-known brands such as Union®, MacWhyte®, Casar®, Camesa®, Oliveira®, Wireline Works, Phillystran®, Drumet® and US Reel™.