01 July 1997
Case Corporation buys Gem Sprayers
Case Corporation is buying Gem Sprayers for an undisclosed sum. Case is the US
manufacturer of agricultural and construction equipment. Gem is the leading
supplier of crop-sprayers in the UK. It is Cases third European acquisition and
eighth purchase worldwide in 18 months. Gem, which is based in Lincoln, England,
had sales of $12m last year. Case had sales of $5.4bn.