Like Overton's Inc.

closed 12/6/2007 via PR Newswire

Gander Mountain, acquired Overton's Inc.

synopsis: Gander Mountain Company the nation's largest retail network of stores for outdoor lifestyle products and services, has acquired Overton's, Inc., a leading Internet and catalog marketing company targeting recreational boaters, from Linsalata Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm.
buyer: Gander Mountain (GMTN:$0.00)
Gander Mountain Company is the nation's largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, boats, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, the Gander Mountain brand has offered an expanding assortment of competitively priced outdoor equipment. "
target parent: Linsalata Capital Partners
target: Overton's Inc.
Overton's, Inc. is a direct marketer of specialty water sports and related marine accessories. The company's product line is extensive, ranging from water skis, wakeboards and apparel to electronics, boat covers and boat seats.
price ($mm)
$70
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
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announced 11/8/2012 via BusinessWire

Northern Tool + Equipment, will purchase The Sportsman’s Guide and The Golf Warehouse from Redcats

synopsis: Northern Tool + Equipment, a leading supplier of high-quality tools and equipment, announced it has agreed to acquire The Sportsman’s Guide, a supplier of top-quality outdoor goods sold from catalogs and online and The Golf Warehouse, an online golf equipment retailer from Redcats USA, a division of French company PPR, for $215 million.
buyer: Northern Tool + Equipment
Northern Tool + Equipment has been a supplier of high-quality tools and equipment founded and owned by the Kotula family for more than 30 years, selling products through direct mail, the Internet and at 80 retail locations in 16 states. "
seller parent: PPR
seller: Redcats
Redcats is a world leader in the online distribution of fashion, home decoration, and sports and leisure goods. Through its European and American brands, Redcats distributes fashion, sports and home decoration collections that fit every style and desire all over the world.
price ($mm)
$215
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closed 10/23/2019 via Company Press Release

Escapees RV Club, acquired RV to Freedom

synopsis: Escapees RV Club has announced the acquisition of all RV to Freedom properties including its popular course Roadmap to Full-Time RVing. This course leads the customer from the dreaming stage to becoming a full or part-time RVer. It also includes the RV to Freedom Facebook group with over 39,000 members.
buyer: Escapees RV Club
The Escapees RV Club is one of the oldest, largest and most loved RV membership organizations in the world. It is a tightly-knit community of like-minded RVers. It also offers support services like mail forwarding, healthcare solutions, and roadside assistance. "
target: RV to Freedom
RV to Freedom is a resource for RVers and those wanting to learn more about the RVing lifestyle. RV to Freedom has information needed to start a life a freedom on the road. RV to Freedom offers a popular course called Roadmap to Full-Time RVing.
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closed 12/31/2016 via BNC Analysis

tronc, acquired Spanfeller Media Group

synopsis: Tronc has closed a deal to buy the Spanfeller Media Group, and its food and outdoors digital properties. Tronc gains TheDailyMeal.com as well as the much smaller TheActiveTimes.com. Daily Meal offers 1.2 million recipes, 80,000 wine reviews and one million restaurant reviews. The Active Times is an outdoor enthusiast site.
buyer: tronc (NasdaqGM:TRNC:$1,513.52)
tronc, Inc. is a media company rooted in award-winning journalism, which harnesses proprietary technology to present personalized, premium content to a global audience in real time. tronc draws content from its vast media portfolio that has a commitment to informing and inspiring communities. "
target: Spanfeller Media Group
The Spanfeller Media Group is a new age media company creating content for the web. The company operates The Daily Meal and The Active Times. The Daily Meal offers 1.2 million recipes, 80,000 wine reviews and one million restaurant reviews. The Active Times is an outdoor enthusiast site.
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closed 9/13/2018 via Company Press Release

Upventur, acquired Yonder

synopsis: Upventur announced completion of its acquisition and integration strategy of Yonder, an outdoor adventure social media mobile app and company. Upventur showcases an “Outdoor Adventure” platform that provides a single digital space for outdoor enthusiasts, of all skill levels.
buyer: Upventur
Upventur assists users in discovering inspiration alongside fellow outdoor adventurers. The platform provides a single digital space for outdoor enthusiasts, of all skill levels, to find their next adventure, connect with each other, locate guides, and share their experiences. "
target parent: Luvbyrd
target: Yonder
Yonder is a social outdoor adventure app. It is an outdoor recreation and adventure platform that helps people find and share outdoor excursions. Yonder creates this social guide using a mixture of crowd-sourced experiences and image sharing.
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closed 7/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

Mammut Sports Group AG, acquired Mountain Hub, Inc.

synopsis: Swiss outdoors apparel company Mammut Sports Group announced the acquisition of digital platform Mountain Hub. Mountain Hub is a community-fueled app for the outdoors. Join thousands of outdoor professionals and enthusiasts across the globe in a quest to share the greatest adventures.
buyer parent: Conzzeta
buyer: Mammut Sports Group AG
Mammut is a Swiss company specializing in mountain sports since 1862. They are a premium manufacturer of technical clothing, footwear, climbing gear and alpine equipment. "
target: Mountain Hub, Inc.
Mountain Hub is a community-fueled app for the outdoors. Join thousands of outdoor professionals and enthusiasts across the globe in a quest to share the greatest adventures. Get updates about current conditions and adventures from users in the community.
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closed 6/28/2017 via BNC Analysis

Luvbyrd, acquired Yonder

synopsis: Luvbyrd, a dating app for outdoor enthusiasts, has acquired a social outdoor adventure app called Yonder. Yonder is an outdoor recreation and adventure platform that helps people find and share outdoor excursions. Yonder creates this social guide using a mixture of crowd-sourced experiences and image sharing.
buyer: Luvbyrd
Luvbyrd is a dating app for outdoor enthusiasts. Built by founder Mike Keshian, Luvbyrd is a niche dating product that lets lovers of the outdoors connect over common interests – whether skiing, running, fishing or surfing. "
target: Yonder
Yonder is a social outdoor adventure app. It is an outdoor recreation and adventure platform that helps people find and share outdoor excursions. Yonder creates this social guide using a mixture of crowd-sourced experiences and image sharing.
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closed 7/18/2019 via PR Newswire

AllTrails, acquired Trails.com

synopsis: AllTrails, the most trusted and used digital guide to the outdoors, has acquired Trail.com, a pioneering platform for outdoor recreation. Trails.com provides maps and tips for activities such as hiking, mountain biking, snowshoeing and trail running, assisting trail-goers with navigation for outdoor adventures.
buyer parent: Spectrum Equity
buyer: AllTrails
AllTrails helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos crowdsourced from its community of over 10 million hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners. "
target parent: Lovetoknow
target: Trails.com
Trails.com provides downloadable trail guides, maps, and other valuable information for outdoors adventurers. Trails.com offers thousands of downloadable hiking guides as well as resources for mountain climbers, canyoners, bikers, and those engaging in water and snow sports.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BusinessWire

Snag-A-Slip, acquired Marinalife

synopsis: Snag-A-Slip, an online boat slip reservation company, has acquired Marinalife, a leading source for premium content, marina information and cruising concierge services. The move solidifies Snag-A-Slip as a leader in the boat slip reservation industry and boosts the company’s focus on concierge services and the overall customer experience.
buyer: Snag-A-Slip
Snag-A-Slip is a Baltimore-based company that connects boaters with available slips, while also showcasing marinas via digital channels in the same way that hotels are promoted digitally. "
target: Marinalife
Marinalife provides premium content and valuable services for all types of boaters. The Marinalife Cruising Club membership offers boaters access to detailed marina information, travel resources including trip itineraries and destination guides to make their next boating adventure stress-free.
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closed 5/11/2016 via PR Newswire

Lovetoknow, acquired Trails.com

synopsis: LoveToKnow is pleased to announce the acquisition of a leading outdoors resource site. Trails.com provides downloadable trail guides, maps and other valuable information for outdoors adventurers. Trails.com is most known for their thousands of downloadable hiking guides.
buyer: Lovetoknow
LoveToKnow Corp. is an online media company dedicated to providing trustworthy advice, information and products for families. In addition to trails.com, the company's media properties include lovetoknow.com, yourdictionary.com, golflink.com and a number of other smaller sites. "
target: Trails.com
Trails.com provides downloadable trail guides, maps and other valuable information for outdoors adventurers. Trails.com is most known for their thousands of downloadable hiking guides.
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closed 7/31/2019 via PR Newswire

AllTrails, acquired GPSies

synopsis: AllTrails, a company that helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos, acquired GPSies, a German app that helps hikers, walkers and cyclists across the EU plan outdoor activities with a robust library of user generated GPS recordings.
buyer parent: Spectrum Equity
buyer: AllTrails
AllTrails helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos crowdsourced from its community of over 10 million hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners. "
target: GPSies
Headquartered in Germany, GPSies helps hikers, walkers and cyclists across the EU plan outdoor activities with a robust library of user generated GPS recordings along with a powerful route planning tool for creating downloadable custom maps.
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closed 10/11/2018 via PR Newswire

Spectrum Equity, acquired AllTrails

synopsis: Spectrum Equity, a leading growth equity firm, has acquired a majority stake in AllTrails, a company that helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos crowdsourced from its community of over 9 million hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners.
buyer: Spectrum Equity
Spectrum Equity is a leading growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support to innovative companies in the information economy. The firm has partnered with entrepreneurs and management teams to build long-term value in market-leading software, information services and Internet companies."
target: AllTrails
AllTrails helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos crowdsourced from its community of over 9 million hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners.
price ($mm)
$75
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closed 9/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Russmedia Equity Partners, acquired bergfex

synopsis: Russmedia Equity Partners, a European company that invests in digital marketplaces, aggregators and SaaS solutions, has acquired a 60% stake in bergfex, Europe’s largest tourism platform in the Alps. bergfex's online platform and apps provide information on regional highlights, winter and summer holidays, ski resorts, mountain biking and more.
buyer parent: Russ Media
buyer: Russmedia Equity Partners
Russmedia Equity Partners is a European company that invests in digital marketplaces, aggregators and SaaS solutions. Russmedia Equity Partners runs a profitable portfolio of 20 digital platform businesses across 7 countries in Europe. Russmedia Equity Partners is part of the Russmedia Group. "
target: bergfex
bergfex is Europe’s largest tourism platform in the Alps. bergfex offers simple solutions online and via apps for planning leisure time in the mountains. They provide information on regional highlights, winter and summer holidays, ski resorts, accommodation, events, hiking, mountain biking and more.
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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, acquired MeatEater

synopsis: Chernin Group has acquired controlling stake in MeatEater Inc., a new outdoor-lifestyle company founded by Steven Rinella, author, podcaster and host of Netflix’s “MeaterEater” series. The Bozeman, Montana-based media company, caters to an audience of wildlife enthusiasts, providing a hub for hunting, fishing, food and conservation.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG) is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, California. TCG has built, managed, operated, and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: MeatEater
MeatEater Inc., a Bozeman, Montana-based media company, formed in February 2018, caters to an audience of wildlife enthusiasts, providing a hub for hunting, fishing, food and conservation. MeatEater also creates a podcast and a series for Netflix that showcases hunting and cooking.
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closed 7/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wahoo Fitness, acquired The Sufferfest

synopsis: Wahoo Fitness, a fitness technology company that helps athletes get better by making easy-to-use connected devices, has acquired The Sufferfest, the world's best cycling and endurance athlete training app. The Sufferfest features more than 45 cycling, running and triathlon workouts.
buyer: Wahoo Fitness
Wahoo Fitness is a fitness technology company that helps athletes get better by making easy-to-use connected devices. Wahoo powers cycling, running, and gym workouts for athletes of all levels. Wahoo offers bike trainers, bike computers, heart rate monitors, cycling sensors, and companion apps. "
target: The Sufferfest
The Sufferfest is the world's best cycling and endurance athlete training app. The Sufferfest features more than 45 cycling, running and triathlon workouts as well as free training plans, a yoga for cyclists series and a 10 week mental training program.
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closed 9/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

Surfline, acquired Magicseaweed

synopsis: Online retailer SurfStitch announced the sale of the Magicseaweed surfing content site to Surfline Wavetrak, a US company that provides surf content, reports, forecasts and live-streaming. Magicseaweed is a UK-based leading online surf forecasting and content network which should fit well within Surfline Wavetrak.
buyer: Surfline
Surfline specializes in providing live and predicted ocean weather information, editorial content, and consulting services worldwide. Surfline has built the largest streaming coastal HD cam network and merged premier surf forecasts and editorial talent with industry-leading technology. "
target parent: SurfStitch Group
target: Magicseaweed
Headquartered in the UK, Magicseaweed is the world's largest free surf forecasting site offering a 16 day forecast. Magicseaweed also has the web's biggest surfing photography archive, and videos, contributions, contests, news, live events and swell sessions.
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closed 6/23/2016 via PR Newswire

Fishidy, acquired FishingCrew

synopsis: Fishidy has acquired FishingCrew, formally FishingScout, a competitor in the app market for real-time sharing of fishing experiences, catch locations, conditions and other data points critical to fishing success.
buyer: Fishidy
Fishidy is a digital fishing guide with thousands of online waterway pages across the U.S. containing maps with proven Fishing Hot Spots®, local fishing reports, and advanced tools to help consumers catch more fish. "
target: FishingCrew
FishingCrew, formally FishingScout, is about sharing real-time fishing info with other anglers using a mobile phone. Users view, share, log and discuss photos of catches, catch locations, conditions, bait, gear and everything in between.
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closed 5/13/2015 via BNC Analysis

SurfStitch Group, acquired Magicseaweed

synopsis: The SurfStitch Group has acquired Magicseaweed, the world’s leading online surf forecaster and user generated surf content network. Headquartered in the UK, Magicseaweed provides forecasting and live reporting of over 4,000 beaches across the globe and is used by surfers and water sports enthusiasts in over 200 countries.
buyer: SurfStitch Group (ASX:SRF:$172.42)
The SurfStitch Group is an industry leading actions sports and youth culture apparel content network and online retailer. It is a destination site for customers to connect with everything surf-related and engage across all platforms. "
target: Magicseaweed
Magicseaweed is the world’s largest user generated surf content network, providing forecasting and live reporting of over 4,000 beaches across the globe. It is the world's leading online surf forecasting platform, used by surfers and water sports enthusiasts in over 200 countries.
price ($mm)
$17
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closed 4/24/2019 via PR Newswire

AllTrails, acquired iFootpath

synopsis: AllTrails, the most trusted and used digital guide to the outdoors, has acquired iFootpath, the #1 paid travel app in the UK. iFootpath offers a library of hand-curated guides focused on walking trails in the UK. Their guides provide turn-by-turn directions, photography, and rich information about the history and the environment of the trail.
buyer parent: Spectrum Equity
buyer: AllTrails
AllTrails helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos crowdsourced from its community of over 9 million hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners. "
target: iFootpath
iFootpath is the #1 paid travel app in the UK. iFootpath offers a library of over 1300 hand-curated guides focused on walking trails in the UK. Their guides provide turn-by-turn directions, photography, and rich information about the history and the environment of the trail.
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closed 12/21/2018 via Company Press Release

HolidayCheck AG, acquired Beach-Inspector GmbH

synopsis: HolidayCheck, a leading travel website, has acquired the main assets of Beach-Inspector GmbH, the world's largest beach information and rating platform. They help users to find a list of dream beaches that reach their expectations with just a few clicks. They are based in Berlin, Germany.
buyer: HolidayCheck AG (DB:HOC:$162.04)
HolidayCheck is a leading travel website where users can easily find and book their perfect holiday and share their holiday experience. They are based in Switzerland. "
target: Beach-Inspector GmbH
Beach-Inspector is the world's largest beach information and rating platform. They help users to find a list of dream beaches that reach their expectations with just a few clicks. They are based in Berlin, Germany.
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closed 12/6/2007 via PR Newswire

Gander Mountain, acquired Overton's Inc.

synopsis: Gander Mountain Company the nation's largest retail network of stores for outdoor lifestyle products and services, has acquired Overton's, Inc., a leading Internet and catalog marketing company targeting recreational boaters, from Linsalata Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm.
buyer: Gander Mountain (GMTN:$0.00)
Gander Mountain Company is the nation's largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, boats, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, the Gander Mountain brand has offered an expanding assortment of competitively priced outdoor equipment. "
target parent: Linsalata Capital Partners
target: Overton's Inc.
Overton's, Inc. is a direct marketer of specialty water sports and related marine accessories. The company's product line is extensive, ranging from water skis, wakeboards and apparel to electronics, boat covers and boat seats.
price ($mm)
$70
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/6/2007 via PR Newswire

Gander Mountain, acquired Overton's Inc.

synopsis: Gander Mountain Company the nation's largest retail network of stores for outdoor lifestyle products and services, has acquired Overton's, Inc., a leading Internet and catalog marketing company targeting recreational boaters, from Linsalata Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm.
buyer: Gander Mountain (GMTN:$0.00)
Gander Mountain Company is the nation's largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, boats, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, the Gander Mountain brand has offered an expanding assortment of competitively priced outdoor equipment. "
target parent: Linsalata Capital Partners
target: Overton's Inc.
Overton's, Inc. is a direct marketer of specialty water sports and related marine accessories. The company's product line is extensive, ranging from water skis, wakeboards and apparel to electronics, boat covers and boat seats.
price ($mm)
$70
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
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closed 12/6/2007 via PR Newswire

Gander Mountain, acquired Overton's Inc.

synopsis: Gander Mountain Company the nation's largest retail network of stores for outdoor lifestyle products and services, has acquired Overton's, Inc., a leading Internet and catalog marketing company targeting recreational boaters, from Linsalata Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm.
buyer: Gander Mountain (GMTN:$0.00)
Gander Mountain Company is the nation's largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, boats, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, the Gander Mountain brand has offered an expanding assortment of competitively priced outdoor equipment. "
target parent: Linsalata Capital Partners
target: Overton's Inc.
Overton's, Inc. is a direct marketer of specialty water sports and related marine accessories. The company's product line is extensive, ranging from water skis, wakeboards and apparel to electronics, boat covers and boat seats.
price ($mm)
$70
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
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closed 10/1/2020 via BusinessWire

Brand Velocity Partners LLC, acquired BBQGuys

synopsis: Brand Velocity Partners (“BVP”), an independent sponsor focused on acquiring and growing branded consumer-facing businesses that benefit from deep in-house marketing resources, has acquired BBQGuys, the largest e-commerce platform of higher-end barbeque grills, grilling accessories, and outdoor kitchen products.
buyer: Brand Velocity Partners LLC
Brand Velocity Partners is a private equity firm focused on acquiring lower-middle market consumer businesses in search of marketing muscle. BVP sets itself apart by providing best-in-class marketing resources and relationships to propel its portfolio companies to the next level of growth and value."
target: BBQGuys
BBQGuys is the parent company of BBQGuys.com, the largest e-commerce platform of higher-end grills, grilling accessories, and outdoor kitchen products. The firm is evolving into a “backyard” lifestyle brand with other outdoor living products such as refrigeration, fireplaces, and furniture.
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closed 10/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tindeberg.se merged with Outnorth AB,

synopsis: Tindeberg.se has merged with Outnorth, one of Scandinavia's leading online stores for outdoor products. Tindeberg.se is an online store in Sweden focused on outdoor products. Tindeberg.se sells a wide range of outdoor products from well-known brands. They offer products for mountain sports, fishing, hunting, skiing, hiking, camping and more.
buyer: Outnorth AB
Outnorth is one of Scandinavia's leading online stores for outdoor products. Outnorth delivers high quality Scandinavian products to customers worldwide. Their products include tents, backpacks, lamps, jackets, boots, paddles, stoves, swimwear and more. "
target: Tindeberg.se
Tindeberg.se is an online store in Sweden focused on outdoor products. Tindeberg.se sells a wide range of outdoor products from well-known brands. They offer products for mountain sports, fishing, hunting, skiing, hiking, camping, cycling and more.
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closed 2/21/2018 via Company Press Release

Morele.net, acquired Sklep-Presto.pl

synopsis: Morele.net, a leading online consumer electronics store in Poland, has acquired Sklep-Presto.pl, one of the leading online retailers of sports and outdoor equipment in Poland. Sklep-Presto.pl offers a wide range of sports equipment at low prices. These include footwear and clothing, fitness and gym products, bicycling products, and more.
buyer parent: MCI Capital S.A.
buyer: Morele.net
Morele.net is a leading online consumer electronics store in Poland. They offer over 50,000 products, with more than half readily available at all times. Their products include laptops, computers, radio and television, telephones and tablets, cameras, and more. "
target: Sklep-Presto.pl
Sklep-Presto.pl is one of the leading online retailers of sports and outdoor equipment in Poland. They offer a wide range of sports equipment at low prices. These include footwear and clothing, fitness and gym products, winter sports products, summer sports products, bicycling products, and more.
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announced 12/27/2017 via Reuters

Scroll Corporation, will acquire Minerva Holdings Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Scroll Corporation, a Japanese company that is engaged in internet shopping sites and printed shopping catalogs, will acquire Minerva Holdings from Decathlon, a French sporting goods retailer. Minerva Holdings is a Japanese company that operates an online shopping website that offers products for camping, fishing, and other outdoor activities.
buyer: Scroll Corporation (TSE:8005:$531.31)
Scroll Corporation is a Japanese company that is primarily engaged in internet shopping sites and printed shopping catalogs. Their catalogs focus on fashion apparel. They operate a variety of shopping sites that offer cosmetics, brand named bags and accessories, kitchen goods, and furniture. "
target parent: Decathlon S.A.
target: Minerva Holdings Co., Ltd.
Minerva Holdings is a Japanese company that operates an online shopping website. They also offer E-commerce site management solutions and business outsourcing services for E-commerce businesses. Their shopping website offers products related to camping, fishing, and other outdoor activities.
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$7.66
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closed 10/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Centre France Publicite, acquired Pecheur.com

synopsis: The e-commerce site Pecheur.com has been acquired by the Centre France Publicité S.A, based in Clermont-Ferrand, France, which is intensifying its digital transformation strategy. Pecheur.com - a leading European online retailer of fishing, hunting and outdoor activities - has more than 700,000 customers since its launch in 2002.
buyer: Centre France Publicite
Centre France Publicite is a publisher. The companies publications include 'La Montagne' and 'Le Journal du Centre'. Centre France Publicite was incorporated in 1984 and is based in Clermont Ferrand, France. "
target parent: Decathlon S.A.
target: Pecheur.com
Pecheur.com is a leading European online retailer of fishing, hunting and outdoor activities that has more than 700,000 customers since its launch in 2002.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$20
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0.0x
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closed 10/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Internet Fusion Ltd., acquired Surfdome Shop, Ltd.

synopsis: Internet Fusion, a global online retailer catering to every market from outdoor lifestyle to equestrian, has acquired Surfdome from Surfstitch, an online surf and fashion retailer. Surfdome is a lifestyle and board sports online retailer. They offer the world’s most popular lifestyle brands, including the best Surf, Snow and Skate brands.
buyer: Internet Fusion Ltd.
Internet Fusion is a global online retailer catering to every market from outdoor lifestyle to equestrian, with hundreds of brands and a growing list of websites. They only retail the leading brands with the best reputations to ensure that their customers keep returning. "
target parent: SurfStitch Group
target: Surfdome Shop, Ltd.
Surfdome is Europe's leading lifestyle and board sports online retailer, with the widest selection of brands and gear. Surfdome offers the world’s most popular lifestyle brands, including over 300 of the world's best Surf, Snow and Skate brands.
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$9.14
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announced 7/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Camping World Holdings Inc., will acquire The House

synopsis: Camping World Holdings, Inc., the nation’s largest network of RV-centric retail locations, announced it will acquire TheHouse.com, an online retailer specializing in bikes, sailboards, skateboards, wakeboards, snowboards and outdoor gear.
buyer: Camping World Holdings Inc. (CWH:$3,612.77)
Camping World Holdings Inc. is the only provider of a comprehensive portfolio of services, protection plans, products and resources for recreational vehicle (“RV”) enthusiasts. "
target: The House
TheHouse.com is an online retailer specializing in bikes, sailboards, skateboards, wakeboards, snowboards and outdoor gear. The House stocks over 65,000 products in St. Paul, MN and is one of the world’s largest outdoor gear retailers.
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announced 11/8/2016 via BusinessWire

SIGNA Retail, will acquire internetstores GmbH

synopsis: EQT has sold its investment in internetstores to SIGNA Retail. The partnership with SIGNA Retail will help internetstores enforce its multi-channel business. Internetstores Holding GmbH, Europe’s leading e-commerce company in bike and outdoor, sets its future course with the acquisition and has found a new, strong partner in SIGNA Retail.
buyer parent: Signa
buyer: SIGNA Retail
SIGNA Retail oversees all of the SIGNA Group’s retail sector operations. SIGNA Group comprises two core businesses: SIGNA Real Estate and SIGNA Retail. SIGNA Retail plays a significant part in leveraging the potential of city-centre stores through targeted, coordinated investments. "
target parent: EQT
target: internetstores GmbH
internetstores Holding GmbH is Europe’s leading e-commerce company in bikes and outdoors. The group runs numerous online shops across 14 European countries: Bikester, Addnature, CAMPZ, fahrrad.de and Brügelmann.
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closed 9/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Tandem Group plc, acquired ESC Europe Ltd.

synopsis: Sports and leisure equipment maker Tandem Group PLC said it has struck deal to acquire ESC (Europe) Ltd. ESC is an online retailer of gazebos, party tents, household kitchen and fishing products. It operates the Airwave, Windbar, Jack Stonehouse and Carpzone brands.
buyer: Tandem Group plc (AIM:TND:$48.13)
Tandem Group plc is a designer, developer and distributor of sports and leisure products listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM). The country of incorporation and the main country of operation is the United Kingdom. "
target: ESC Europe Ltd.
ESC Europe Ltd. is an online retailer of gazebos, party tents, household kitchen and fishing products. It operates the Airwave, Windbar, Jack Stonehouse and Carpzone brands.
price ($mm)
$3.21
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/17/2015 via BusinessWire

TSG Consumer Partners LLC, acquired Backcountry.com

synopsis: TSG Consumer Partners LLC, a leading strategic equity investor in high-growth consumer brands, and Backcountry.com, LLC, one of the largest online specialty retailers of outdoor gear and apparel, announced that TSG has acquired Backcountry from Liberty Interactive Corporation.
buyer: TSG Consumer Partners LLC
TSG Consumer Partners LLC is an investment firm with approximately $3 billion in equity capital under management, focused on the branded consumer sector. TSG is an active investor in the food, beverage, restaurant, beauty, personal care, household and apparel & accessories, and ecommerce sectors. "
target parent: Liberty Interactive Corporation
target: Backcountry.com
Backcountry is the largest online retailer of premium outdoor gear. The quality and breadth of our products, the knowledge and empowered service of our Gearheads, the lightning-fast speed of our fulfillment, and the shared gear knowledge of our community enable our customer’s passions outside.
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closed 11/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

Surfstitch Pty Ltd., acquired Surfdome Shop, Ltd.

synopsis: Australian online retailer SurfStitch has bought British-based rival Surfdome.com. They are Europe's leading lifestyle and board sports online retailer with 900 brands, including Billabong, The North Face, Ted Baker and Converse, across men’s, women’s and children’s wear.
buyer: Surfstitch Pty Ltd. (ASX:SRF:$172.42)
SurfStitch is Australia’s largest online retailer and the world’s largest online action sports and youth apparel retailer. With over 20,000 products from over 600 leading brands, SurfStitch is the go-to for all surf and fashion needs. "
target parent: Quiksilver Inc.
target: Surfdome Shop, Ltd.
Surfdome is Europe's leading lifestyle and board sports online retailer, with the widest selection of brands and gear. At Surfdome you’ll find a huge selection of the world’s most popular lifestyle brands.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
$60
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/17/2014 via BNC Analysis

TruSnow, will acquire Altrec Inc.

synopsis: TruSnow has agreed to acquire Altrec Inc., the source for gear reviews, premier customer service and 100% satisfaction guarantee on the planet's best outdoor gear and apparel. They feature over 350 leading outdoor brands.
buyer: TruSnow
TruSnow is the worlds largest Snowboard Community and Retailer. Formally known as Sierra Snowboard, TruSnow is the best place to connect with riders around the world and the one stop shop for all winter sport needs. "
target: Altrec Inc.
Altrec.com is the source for gear reviews, premier customer service and 100% satisfaction guarantee on the planet's best outdoor gear and apparel. They feature over 350 leading outdoor brands.
price ($mm)
$3.25
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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announced 3/4/2013 via BNC Analysis

The Warehouse Group Limited, will acquire Torpedo7 Ltd

synopsis: The Warehouse Group announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire 51% of the shares of Torpedo7 Limited, a leading New Zealand online retailer operating through the Torpedo7, 1-day and Urban Daddy websites in New Zealand and Australia.
buyer: The Warehouse Group Limited
The Warehouse Group Limited is New Zealand-based retailer providing a range of products from clothing, entertainment, technology and music to sporting, gardening and grocery. Its segments in the New Zealand retail sector include The Warehouse, Warehouse Stationary and Other Group operations. "
target: Torpedo7 Ltd
Torpedo7 Ltd. is a New Zealand based online retailer for outdoor gear, such as bicycle parts, apparel, skiing and fishing hardware, motocross and adventure protection products, etc.
price ($mm)
$16*
rev ($mm)
$58
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/21/2012 via BusinessWire

The TJX Companies, Inc., acquired Sierra Trading Post

synopsis: The TJX Companies, Inc., the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide, announced that it has acquired Sierra Trading Post, an off-price Internet retailer based in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The purchase price of approximately $200 million.
buyer: The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX:$25,878.37)
The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. The Company operates 1,039 T.J. Maxx, 912 Marshalls, and 417 HomeGoods stores in the United States; 222 Winners, 88 HomeSense, and 14 Marshalls stores in Canada. "
target: Sierra Trading Post
Sierra Trading Post is an online and catalog retailer that sells seconds, overstocks and closeouts. The company offers products in categories like outdoor recreation and adventure gear, footwear, clothing and home decor and claims to offer everyday savings of 35-70% on their products.
price ($mm)
$200
rev ($mm)
$200
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/7/2011 via PR Newswire

Specialty Sports Venture, acquired O2GearShop.com

synopsis: Specialty Sports Venture, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc., announced that it has acquired the assets of Outdoor Outlet, LLC, a Wisconsin-based company that owns and operates O2GearShop.com, a rapidly growing online retailer of outdoor/snowsports goods and equipment with more than 2 million total visits last year.
buyer parent: Vail Resorts, Inc.
buyer: Specialty Sports Venture
Specialty Sports Venture (SSV) has more than 150 retail and rental locations in five states (Colorado, California, Nevada, Utah and Wisconsin) specializing in outdoors/snowsports gear and equipment, including ski, snowboard, golf and cycling. "
target: O2GearShop.com
O2GearShop.com is a rapidly growing online retailer of outdoor/snowsports goods and equipment. It is owned and operated by Wisconsin-based Outdoor Outlet, LLC.
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announced 5/7/2007 via PR Newswire

Liberty Media Corporation, will acquire Backcountry.com

synopsis: Liberty Media Corporation and Backcountry.com announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Liberty Media to acquire control of Backcountry.com -- the operator of leading outdoor and action sports eCommerce sites Backcountry.com, BackcountryOutlet.com, TramDock.com, DogFunk.com, SteepandCheap.com and WhiskeyMilitia.com.
buyer: Liberty Media Corporation (:$13,604.00)
Liberty Media Corporation owns interests in a broad range of video programming, broadband distribution, interactive technology services and communications businesses. Liberty Media and its affiliated companies operate in the United States, Europe, South America and Asia. "
target: Backcountry.com
Backcountry.com is an e-commerce business that sells performance gear for backcountry adventures, including backpacking, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, trail running and adventure travel.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/5/2020 via PR Newswire

AutoAnything, acquired Morris 4x4 Center

synopsis: AutoAnything, Inc., a leading online retailer of automotive performance parts and accessories, has acquired Morris 4x4 Center, a leading online retailer of automotive aftermarket parts and accessories to Jeep and 4x4 enthusiasts. Morris 4x4 Center provides more than 40,000 products across top brands.
buyer parent: Kingswood Capital Management, LLC
buyer: AutoAnything
AutoAnything is one of America's largest and fastest growing online retailers of automotive performance parts and accessories. The company sells a wide variety of products, including tonneau covers, floor mats and liners, brakes, rotors and pads, seat covers, suspension systems, exhaust, and more. "
target: Morris 4x4 Center
Morris 4x4 Center is a leading online retailer of automotive aftermarket parts and accessories to Jeep and 4x4 enthusiasts. Morris 4x4 Center provides more than 40,000 products across top brands, with passionate experts and a commitment to great customer experience.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/4/2020 via PR Newswire

Nivel Parts & Manufacturing Company, LLC, acquired Side By Side Stuff

synopsis: Nivel Parts & Manufacturing Co LLC, a global aftermarket manufacturer of specialty and heavy-duty vehicle parts and accessories, has acquired Side By Side Stuff, an online store for side by side parts and accessories. Side By Side Stuff offers a selection of high quality side by side products that allow their customers to equip their machine right.
buyer: Nivel Parts & Manufacturing Company, LLC
Nivel is a global aftermarket manufacturer, distributor and seller of specialty and heavy-duty vehicle parts and accessories. With access to over 100,000 parts and accessories, Nivel is the largest supplier in the niche vehicle aftermarket parts industries in North America. "
target: Side By Side Stuff
Side By Side Stuff is an online store for side by side parts and accessories. Side By Side Stuff offers a selection of high quality side by side products that allow their customers to equip their machine right, so that they can tackle the trail or race the dunes.
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announced 2/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Hala Gear, will acquire CKS Online

synopsis: Hala Gear announced it is in the process of finalizing the purchase of Colorado Kayak Supply Online, which offers everything that a paddling enthusiast might desire from life jackets, paddles and helmets to kayaks, stand-up paddleboards and rafts.
buyer: Hala Gear
Well-known for eye-catching graphics and innovative technology, Hala Gear is one of the handful of online standup paddle board companies focused on the inflatables market – most feature hard-shells with a few inflatables thrown into the mix. "
target: CKS Online
Colorado Kayak Supply (CKS Online) is an eCommerce PaddleSports retailer located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado on the banks of the Yampa River.
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Ticker: OM:SPOR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sportamore AB
Sportamore AB
Sweden-based Sportamore is the Nordic region's leading and fastest-growing technology company that sells sport-related products online. Sportamore sells over 30,000 products from around 300 different brands representing more than 30 different sports.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$101.44
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.43
EBIT ($mm)
($1.49)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
136
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Ticker: OTCPK:TSMI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Sports Media, Inc.
Total Sports Media, Inc.
Total Sports Media, Inc. operates as a digital media and technology services company in the United States. The company offers audio and video streaming, and advertising services to Internet and terrestrial radio stations, and other broadcast content providers through its RadioLoyalty platform.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.19
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.54)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: CWH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Camping World Holdings Inc.
Camping World Holdings Inc. is the only provider of a comprehensive portfolio of services, protection plans, products and resources for recreational vehicle (“RV”) enthusiasts.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$3,612.77
EBITDA ($mm)
$321.10
EBIT ($mm)
$295.44
Net Income ($mm)
$161.33
Employees
7366
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Ticker: GMTN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gander Mountain
Gander Mountain
Gander Mountain Company is the nation's largest retail network of stores for hunting, fishing, boats, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, the Gander Mountain brand has offered an expanding assortment of competitively priced outdoor equipment.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$1,064.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$41.67
EBIT ($mm)
$10.62
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2400
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Ticker: HZO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MarineMax, Inc.
MarineMax, Inc.
Headquartered in Clearwater, Florida, MarineMax is the nation’s largest recreational boat and yacht retailer. The company sells new and used boats, parts, and accessories, as well as offers repair services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,299.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$82.11
EBIT ($mm)
$70.28
Net Income ($mm)
$40.13
Employees
1754
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Ticker: OM:SPOR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sportamore AB
Sportamore AB
Sweden-based Sportamore is the Nordic region's leading and fastest-growing technology company that sells sport-related products online. Sportamore sells over 30,000 products from around 300 different brands representing more than 30 different sports.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$101.44
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.43
EBIT ($mm)
($1.49)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
136
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Ticker: DKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
Dick's Sporting Goods
Founded in 1948, DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. is a leading omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an extensive assortment of authentic, high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$8,529.25
EBITDA ($mm)
$679.18
EBIT ($mm)
$427.16
Net Income ($mm)
$310.44
Employees
27950
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Ticker: HLSE:AMEAS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Amer Sports
Amer Sports
AMER SPORTS is a sporting goods company with internationally recognized brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic, Arc’teryx, Mavic, Suunto and Precor.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$2,578.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$252.95
EBIT ($mm)
$202.56
Net Income ($mm)
$72.11
Employees
7650
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Ticker: LSE:HFD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Halfords Group PLC
Halfords are the UK's leading retailer of automotive and cycling products with sales of almost £900m in the last financial year. They are also proud to be the leading operator of garage servicing and auto repair in the UK.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$1,506.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$157.79
EBIT ($mm)
$122.71
Net Income ($mm)
$93.16
Employees
11000
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Ticker: PRTY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Party City
Party City Holdco Inc. designs, manufactures, contracts for manufacture and distributes party goods, including paper and plastic tableware, metallic and latex balloons, Halloween and other costumes, accessories, novelties, gifts and stationery throughout the world.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$2,302.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$361.82
EBIT ($mm)
$278.38
Net Income ($mm)
$113.19
Employees
14000
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Ticker: XTRA:EVD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eventim
Eventim
CTS Eventim is one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment. More than 150 million tickets for over 200,000 events are marketed annually using the company's systems - be it through stationary box offices, online or from mobile devices.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,469.65
EBITDA ($mm)
$226.50
EBIT ($mm)
$207.47
Net Income ($mm)
$207.47
Employees
2403
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Ticker: OM:QLRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qliro Group
Qliro Group
Qliro Group is a leading e-commerce group in the Nordic region, and its operations constitute a leading Nordic e-commerce platform with attractive payment solutions. Qliro Group’s platform is used by more than 1,200 merchants, has around 250 million visits annually.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$505.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.07)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
910
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Ticker: TWMC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trans World Entertainment Corporation
Trans World Entertainment Corporation
Trans World Entertainment is a leading specialty retailer of music, video and video game products. The Company operates over 1,100 retail stores in the United States, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and e-commerce sites.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$327.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.06
EBIT ($mm)
$1.85
Net Income ($mm)
$0.91
Employees
2000
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Ticker: A053280
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
YES24 Co., Ltd.
YES24 Co., Ltd.
Yes24 Co., Ltd. engages in online shopping. Its businesses include tickets, gift items, ebooks, advertisement, movie operations, and other commodities.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$321.65
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$4.01
Net Income ($mm)
$5.79
Employees
418
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Ticker: GAIA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gaiam, Inc.
Gaiam, Inc.
Gaiam, Inc. is a leading producer and marketer of lifestyle media and fitness accessories. The company dominates the health and wellness category and releases non-theatrical programming focused on family entertainment and conscious media.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$156.95
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.65)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
272
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