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Today's Deals: Manugistics Buys Talus

Manugistics Group + Talus Solutions, PSAINC + ExecuteDirect.com, SAFLINK + Jotter.com

 Manugistics Group (MANU) to acquire Talus Solutions


   *  Amount:         $366 million


   *  Terms:            4.2 - 5.0 million shares

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Performance software


   *  Scorecard:      B


    ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 21--Manugistics Group , a global provider of intelligent supply chain and e-business solutions for enterprises and evolving trading networks, and Talus Solutions, a provider of Pricing and Revenue Optimization (PRO) products and services, announced Manugistics has signed an agreement to acquire Talus. The acquisition brings Manugistics' leading supply chain optimization and e-commerce infrastructure solutions together with Talus' premier profitability optimization solutions. Manugistics will issue between 4.2 and 5.0 million shares of Manugistics common stock, in a transaction valued at approximately $366 million.



 SAFLINK (ESAF) to acquire Jotter.com