Bain Capital is reportedly in final negotiations to acquire Apex Tool Group from Danaher (DHR)...

|About: Danaher Corporation (DHR)|By:, SA News Editor

Bain Capital is reportedly in final negotiations to acquire Apex Tool Group from Danaher (DHR) and Cooper Industries (CBE) for $1.5B-$1.8B, and a deal could struck within several days. Apex, one of the world's biggest manufacturers of hand and power tools, produces Crescent wrenches, Lufkin measuring tapes, and tools for Sears' Craftsman brand.