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Platinum Equity Company Ryerson Announces New Long Products Service Center in Houston

November 30, 2011

Ryerson, a Platinum Equity portfolio company and Chicago-based metals distributor and processor, is opening a new service center in Northwest Houston.
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Platinum Equity to Sell The San Diego Union-Tribune to Doug Manchester

November 17, 2011

Platinum Equity announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to sell The San Diego Union-Tribune to MLIM LLC, owned by San Diego
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Forbes Largest Private Companies in America:
Platinum Equity #23

November 16, 2011

For the twelfth consecutive year, Platinum Equity was ranked by Forbes among America's Largest Private Companies, listed at #23 in 2011.
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Platinum Equity Company Ryerson Announces New Salt Lake City Service Center Opening

November 14, 2011

Ryerson Inc., a leading processor and distributor of metals in North America and Asia, recently celebrated the grand opening of their newest
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“Seats for Soldiers” Free Ticket Offer Continues

November 11, 2011

Palace Sports & Entertainment (PS&E), a Platinum Equity portfolio company, continues its support for the United States Armed Forces with
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FILED UNDER: Acquisitions, Dealmaking, News

Kodak Sells Image Sensor Business to Platinum Equity

November 7, 2011

Eastman Kodak Company announces its sale completion of its Image Sensor Solutions (ISS) business to Platinum Equity in a move that will sharpen
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Platinum Equity Acquires NESCO

October 27, 2011

Platinum Equity and Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. ("HKW") jointly announced that Platinum Equity has acquired NESCO, a leading
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Platinum Equity Company Quark Special Upgrade Program Benefits Owners of Early Versions

October 12, 2011

Quark has created a special upgrade program making the latest version of QuarkXPress available at a discount to all owners of previous versions
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FILED UNDER: Articles, Dealmaking

Forbes “In My Own Words”: Tom Gores on Buying The Detroit Pistons

September 21, 2011

Others saw a city in decline, a sport at the crossroads. I saw undervalued assets that my hometown needs.
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Platinum Equity Company Contego Packaging Group Invests in New Portsmouth Facility

September 9, 2011

Contego Packaging Group, a Platinum Equity portfolio company and a pan-European supplier of cartons, leaflets, labels, and foil for the food,
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