February 1, 2006
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) has renewed its engagement with Colonnade Advisors to assist ITW with acquisitions. Colonnade Advisors will continue to identify acquisition opportunities for ITW among the portfolios of private equity firms and will seek other private and publicly-held businesses that fit ITW’s acquisition criteria.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. is a $12.9 billion in revenues diversified manufacturer of highly engineered components and industrial systems and consumables. A Fortune 200 Company with more than 90 years of history, the Company consists of approximately 700 business units in 48 countries and employs some 50,000 people.