Acquisition


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The Adecco Group announces acquisition of D4, LLC

Zürich, Switzerland, Oct 4, 2016

Combining D4 with Special Counsel further strengthens the Adecco Group’s leading position in the attractive market of legal staffing and eDiscovery solutions.

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Adecco Announces Acquisition of Knightsbridge Human Capital Solutions

Zürich, Switzerland, Mar 11, 2015

Canada-based Knightsbridge to join forces with Lee Hecht Harrison, bringing together Canada’s market leaders in Career Transition and Talent Development

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Adecco acquires OnForce to expand its Beeline service offering

Zürich, Switzerland, Aug 11, 2014

Combination will create a unique integrated solution for managing contingent workforces

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Adecco to acquire Japan-based professional staffing firm VSN Inc.

Zürich, Switzerland, Jan 3, 2012

Expanding professional staffing exposure in the world’s second largest staffing market.

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Adecco completes the acquisition of Drake Beam Morin, Inc.

Zürich, Switzerland, Sep 1, 2011

Adecco Group, the global leader in Human Resource services, today announces the successful completion of its acquisition of Drake Beam Morin, Inc., taking the worldwide lead in career t [...]

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MPS Group shareholders approve Adecco's acquisition

Zürich, Switzerland, Jan 15, 2010

Formal close of transaction anticipated on January 19, 2010

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Adecco to acquire professional staffing firm MPS Group

Zürich, Switzerland, Oct 20, 2009

The acquisition significantly strengthens Adecco's professional staffing business, making Adecco the world leader in this attractive market segment

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Adecco Netherlands successfully acquired 99.78% of DNC

Zürich, Switzerland, Dec 1, 2008

The Adecco Group, the worldwide leader in Human Resource services, announced today that Adecco Netherlands has successfully completed its public offer for DNC and now controls 99.78% of [...]

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Adecco and DNC join forces in the highly attractive Dutch Professional Staffing market

Zürich, Switzerland, Sep 1, 2008

Adecco intends to make a cash offer of EUR 12.25 per share for DNC    

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Adecco secures 98.4% of registered share capital of DIS AG

Zürich, Switzerland, Sep 3, 2007

Adecco, the world leader in Human Resources (HR) services announced today that the company has signed an agreement to purchase 15.7% of registered share capital of DIS AG for a total c [...]

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EU commission approved takeover of Tuja Group

Zürich, Switzerland, Jul 26, 2007

Adecco, the world leader in Human Resources (HR) services announced today that the Commission of European Communities approved the takeover of Tuja Group.  

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Adecco acquires 100% of Tuja Group

Zürich, Switzerland, Jun 18, 2007

Adecco strengthens its position in Germany, one of the most attractive temporary staffing markets worldwide    

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Adecco to acquire German “gem” DIS AG

Chéserex, Suisse, Jan 9, 2006

Best managed professional staffing business in Germany  DIS senior management likely to join as Adecco group's CEO and CFO

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Adecco announces successful result of the tender offer for Altedia in France

Chéserex, Suisse, May 26, 2005

Adecco SA (Swiss Stock Exchange, ADEN), the worldwide leader in Human Resource services, announced today the successful result of the tender offer to acquire the remaining shares of Alt [...]

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Adecco to acquire Spanish HR services company Humangroup

Madrid, Espagne, Apr 29, 2005

Further expanding Adecco's offering in outsourcing services

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Adecco under negotiations to acquire Spanish HR services company Humangroup

Chéserex, Suisse, Apr 28, 2005

 Following reports in today's Spanish media regarding Adecco and Humangroup, Adecco confirms that it is in discussions regarding a potential transaction.    

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Adecco to acquire Altedia to further expand its Human Resources Consulting and Career Services offering

Paris, France, Jan 25, 2005

Adecco SA (Swiss Stock Exchange, ADEN), the world's largest human resources solutions provider, announced today that it has signed a series of agreements to acquire 50.5 % of Altedia (P [...]

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Ajilon France, the professional services division of Adecco Group in France, acquired Sydelis, a French IT consulting company

Chéserex, Suisse, Nov 5, 2004

 November 5, 2004: Ajilon France, the professional staffing and managed services subsidiary of Adecco SA, the world's largest HR Solutions provider, acquired yesterday Sydelis, a Paris [...]

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Adecco offer for jobpilot closes

Chéserex, Suisse, May 22, 2002

Adecco SA (Swiss Stock Exchange - ADEN/ trading on Virt-x: 1213860), the world's leading provider of personnel services, today announced that the period of its offer to acquire all of t [...]

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Adecco remplit toutes les conditions nécessaires pour l'acquisition de Jobpilot et annonce la date limite finale pour l'offre

Chéserex, Suisse / Bad Homburg , Germany, Apr 17, 2002

 Adecco SA ( Swiss Stock Exchange-ADEN/ trading on Virt-x: 1213860 ), le leader mondial des services en ressources Humaines, a annoncé aujourd'hui que toutes les conditions requises o [...]

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Adecco fulfils all necessary conditions for Jobpilot acquisition and announces final offer deadline

Chéserex, Suisse / Bad Homburg, Germany, Apr 17, 2002

 Adecco SA (Swiss Stock Exchange - ADEN/ trading on Virt-x: 1213860), the world's leading provider of personnel services, today announced that all relevant conditions have been met to [...]

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Adecco makes a recommended cash offer to acquire jobpilot, a leading European online recruitment company

Chéserex, Suisse / Bad Homburg , Germany, Feb 6, 2002

 Adecco SA (Swiss Stock Exchange - ADEN/ trading on Virt-x: 1213860), the world's leading provider of personnel services, today announced that it is making a recommended cash offer to [...]

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Adecco propose une offre amicale en numeraire pour l'acquisition de Jobpilot, un leader europeen du recrutement par internet

Chéserex, Suisse / Bad Homburg, Germany, Feb 6, 2002

Adecco SA (Swiss Stock Exchange - ADEN/ trading on Virt-x: 1213860), le leader mondial des prestations de services en Ressources Humaines, a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'il propose une offre [...]

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Adecco Purchases All The Remaining Minority Interests In Olsten Personal Norden AS

Chéserex, Suisse, Mar 26, 2001

Adecco SA, the world's largest personnel services provider, has purchased the 49% of the shares of Olsten Personal Norden AS still owned by the founders of the company.

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Adecco/Olsten Merger Transaction

Chéserex, Suisse, Mar 24, 2000

As previously announced, on March 15, 2000, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adecco SA merged with Olsten Corporation, and in connection with the merger, Gentiva Health Services split-off f [...]

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Adecco-Olsten Merger Completed

Chéserex, Suisse, Mar 15, 2000

Adecco SA and Olsten Corporation announced the completion on March 15, 2000 of the merger of Olsten with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Adecco, and the split-off of Gentiva Health Service [...]

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Olsten Stockholders Approve Adecco Purchase Of Staffing Services And It Businesses And Split Off Of Gentiva Health Services

Melville, État de New York, États-Unis, Mar 13, 2000

lsten Corporation (NYSE: OLS) announced that at a special meeting of its stockholders today, owners of a majority of the outstanding Olsten common stock formally approved the sale of th [...]

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Adecco-Olsten Merger Shareholder Vote Set For March 13, 2000.

Chéserex, Suisse / Melville, NY, Feb 10, 2000

Adecco SA (NASDAQ [ADECY], Swiss Exchange ADECCO N (ADEN 700'939), Bourse de Paris RM 12819) and Olsten Corporation (NYSE:OLS) announced today that the two firms had received all mat [...]

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Adecco SA, World Leader In Employment Services, Invests In Jobs.Com, The Fastest-Growing On-Line Recruitment Destination

Chéserex, Suisse / Dallas TX, Jan 27, 2000

Agreement positions Adecco to further develop online capabilities, broadens jobs.com's content, adds 1,000s of postings and extends reach into temporary services market.   

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Adecco SA Joins Forces With Olsten Corporations' Generalist and IT Staffing Businesses

Lausanne, Suisse, Aug 15, 1999

Olsten's Complementary Branch Network Boosts Adecco to Number One in Global IT Staffing, and the Top Position in the US Staffing Services Industry   

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Adecco SA Announces Agreement to Acquire Career Staff Co. Ltd of Tokyo, Japan

Lausanne, Suisse, May 7, 1999

Acquisition of Japanese Personnel Services Concern to Boost Market Share in Japan for Global Personnel and Career Services Leader

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Adecco SA Recommended Cash Offer For Delphi Group plc

Lausanne, Suisse, Feb 4, 1999

The boards of Adecco SA ("Adecco") and Delphi Group plc ("Delphi") announce a recommended cash offer for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Delphi not already owned by [...]