Corning (GLW) will acquire a majority of Becton Dickinson's (BDX) Discovery Labware unit for...

|About: Corning Inc. (GLW)|By:, SA News Editor

Corning (GLW) will acquire a majority of Becton Dickinson's (BDX) Discovery Labware unit for $730M in cash. Corning says the deal will enhance its portfolio of life sciences products and add to its effort to meet its $10B revenue target in the next few years. GLW +0.7%, BDX +0.7% premarket.