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2014-03-24 08:29:30

GRAFTON, Wis., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Albany Molecular Research Inc., a global contract research and manufacturing organization. The transaction is expected to close in early April 2014. Theron E. Odlaug, Ph.D., Cedarburg's executive chairman, commented, "The Company's board of directors would like to thank Tony Laughrey, CEO, and his management team for their efforts...

2014-03-24 08:27:37

- Broadens Contract Development and Manufacturing Capabilities with High Value, Complex API Business - ALBANY, N.Y., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMRI (NASDAQ: AMRI) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all the outstanding shares of Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for $38.2 million in cash. The transaction, including $2.8 million of assumed liabilities, is valued at $41 million. Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals is a contract developer and manufacturer of...

2009-06-26 15:22:40

Three separate vendors have announced plans to sell strawberry-flavored bratwurst at and on the sidelines of the Cedarburg Strawberry Festival in Wisconsin. The strawberry brat market at the festival was for years cornered by Hoffmann's Market, but the owner of the business, Dave Hoffmann, retired and closed up his shop in November, leaving three sausage makers scrambling to fill the strawberry brat niche, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Friday. Steve Biertzer, a former Hoffman's...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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