Labcold is relocating its Basingstoke-based laboratory refrigerator manufacturing business to a larger site at Chineham Park.
Solomon Commercials is planning to set up an additional 10,000 sq ft refrigerated vehicles factory at Kingsway in Haslingden, with the creation of 12 jobs.
John Cullerton & Sons has bought R Levitt, the Castleford-based refrigeration and air conditioning firm, out of administration.
Cooling Solutions UK is to create a further ten jobs at its new 13,500 sq ft refrigeration and air conditioning facility in Livingston this year.
Newburgh Engineering of Rotherham is forming a joint venture with Leeds-based Firechill to manufacture and distribute energy-efficient refrigeration systems, which could create up to 100 jobs.
FireChill is planning to create up to 100 jobs at its Leeds-based refrigeration manufacturing business.
Norpe, the Finnish supplier of refrigeration equipment, has sold its Stockport-based division to a management team.
Denmans Facilities Maintenance has been bought out of administration by Project First Facilities Maintenance, securing the future of 180 jobs at its refrigeration, plumbing and electrical services business in Reigate.
Oxford Instruments has acquired VeriCold Technologies, the German manufacturer of pulse tube refrigerators, for up to £5.7m.
Hubbard, the Suffolk-based supplier of commercial refrigeration systems with 165 staff, has been acquired by Zanotti of Italy.
Acal is to sell its air conditioning and refrigeration business to Parker Hannifin International for an initial £8m, including sites in the UK, France, Germany and the US.
John G Russell has bought Norfrost, the Caithness-based manufacturer of freezers and refrigeration equipment, out of administration, securing 94 jobs.
Peak Refrigeration of Wigan and Air Continental of Cannock have been acquired by Auxilia, a new network of air conditioning and refrigeration companies with £6m of backing from Bank of Scotland Corporate.
Carter Retail Equipment has secured a £11m investment from parent group CTI to relocate its Birmingham-based refrigerated display cabinets factory to Kitts Green.
Aga Foodservice has acquired Northland-Marvel, the US manufacturer of refrigerators, for £13m.
Aga Foodservice has shed 14 jobs at its recently-acquired HC Troldahl refrigeration business in Gateshead, in order to relocate the accounts department to Stevenage.
Ineos Chlor is seeking permission to build a treatment plant in Runcorn to deal with CFC gases recovered from refrigeration and air conditioning units.
JCM Group is planning to create up to 70 jobs at its new refrigerator recycling centre in Billingham.
WR Refrigeration, the Leicester-based air-conditioning and refrigeration company with 500 staff, has undergone a management buy-out for undisclosed terms.
Aga Foodservice has bought HC Troldahl, the Newcastle-based provider of refrigeration and air conditioning services, out of administration for £2.3m.
HC Troldahl has sold its kitchen design business to management for undisclosed terms, in order to focus on refrigeration and air conditioning.
WR Group has bought Westward Refrigeration Service from Linde Refrigeration of Germany for undisclosed terms, as part of a strategy to provide full refrigeration facilities to retailers throughout the UK.
Husky is creating 30 jobs at a new refrigeration factory in Blaby, Leicester, which will also house the sales and service departments and provide warehouse facilities.
WR Group, the Leicester-based refrigeration company, has bought NRC's supermarket services and maintenance business in Wellingborough from Stratagem Group, for undisclosed terms.
Glynwed International has acquired Victory Refrigeration Company, the US refrigeration equipment company, for £16m.
Berisford is to acquire Scotsman Industries, the US manufacturer of refrigeration products, for £448m, and may now decide to sell its Magnet kitchens business.
Stratagem has sold its industrial door and access control business to Kaba of Switzerland for £6.3m, in order to focus on refrigeration, castings and motor dealerships.
Bullough has sold three refrigeration businesses to Hubbard Taylor for £17m, in order to focus on the expansion of its specialist engineering business.
Stadium Group has sold the recently-acquired refrigeration division of Beales Hunter to Sabroe Refrigeration of Denmark for £7m.
TI Group is buying Alcan Aluminio do Brasil, the refrigeration components company, for £15.5m, in a move which will enable it to use Alcan's advanced evaporator systems.
APV is selling its refrigeration and freezer business to Portalegre for £19m.