Like Koto.com

closed 7/13/2011 via PR Newswire

Koto.com merged with Alice.com, Inc.,

synopsis: Alice.com, an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials, announced its merger with European company Koto.com, a Spanish company, expanding its groundbreaking direct-to-consumer online retail model to an international European audience.Spain will be the first country to launch in this worldwide expansion.
buyer: Alice.com, Inc.
Alice.com is an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials. It is a leading provider of online retail and interactive marketing services for the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. "
target: Koto.com
Koto.com is an e-commerce company in Spain that offers discounted goods to consumers.
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closed 10/24/2018 via BNC Analysis

Bygghemma Sverige AB, acquired Edututor Oy

synopsis: Bygghemma Finland has successfully acquired Edututor Oy, a leading online player in Finland with proprietary brands in grilling, LED lighting and kitchen products. Edututor runs the online stores Grillikauppa.com, LED-valot.fi and Egrillen.se, Elampan.se and Paista.fi / Paista.se.
buyer parent: FSN Capital Partners AS
buyer: Bygghemma Sverige AB (OM:BHG:$621.11)
Bygghemma Group is the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region. The group has eight offices in the Scandinavian countries and Finland, and is headquartered in Malmo. It operates the websites bygghemma.se, golvshop.se, badshop.se, and more. "
target: Edututor Oy
Edututor Oy is Finnish company established in 2010. Edututor runs the online stores Grillikauppa.com, LED-valot.fi and Egrillen.se, Elampan.se and Paista.fi / Paista.se. These brands specialize in grilling, LED lighting and kitchen products.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/18/2016 via BNC Analysis

Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi, acquired PosterGully

synopsis: Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi, promoters of Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC), announced the acquisition of Delhi-based managed marketplace PosterGully in their individual capacity, a stakeholders' statement said. PosterGully enables artists and designers to seamlessly contribute and merchandise designs in a variety of products.
buyer: Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi
Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi are promoters of Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC). "
target: PosterGully
PosterGully is a fast growing online platform powered by thousands of artists and designers. It enables them, through automated self serving technology, to contribute and merchandise unique designs for products to consumers in India and globally.
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announced 2/17/2014 via BNC Analysis

Shoply, will acquire Your Home Depot

synopsis: Shoply Limited is expanding its online shopping portfolio through the acquisition of the key assets of Your Home Depot. Your Home Depot is one of Australia's leading online home-wares and home appliances retailers.
buyer: Shoply (ASX:SHP:$2.51)
Shoply provides online Internet advertising services in Australia. It offers Footar, a digital search, content, and advertising delivery platform for the delivery of dynamic, targeted, interactive content, and/or advertising. The company also operates eljo.com.au, an online shopping destination. "
target: Your Home Depot
Your Home Depot is one of Australia's leading online home-wares and home appliances retailers. It offers kitchenware, dining, living, cooking, electrical appliances, and outdoor products. The company also provides products through its store in Sydney, Australia.
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closed 4/12/2013 via BNC Analysis

Pera Bulvari, acquired Westwing Home & Living GmbH

synopsis: Pera Bulvari, an ecommerce company for home decor based in Turkey, acquired WestWing, Germany's first online shopping club for Home & Living.
buyer: Pera Bulvari
Pera Bulvari is an e-commerce company for home decor based in Turkey. Pera Bulvari was founded by Emre Kızıl. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Westwing Home & Living GmbH
Westwing is Germany's first online shopping club for Home & Living. Interior fans find Westwing home accessories and furniture at prices up to 70% compared to the recommended retail price of the manufacturer.
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closed 4/25/2019 via BusinessWire

Grove Collaborative, acquired Darby Smart

synopsis: Grove Collaborative, a leading digital-first brand and e-commerce platform for natural home and personal care products, has acquired Darby Smart, a video commerce platform where people watch and shop their favorite brands and products.
buyer: Grove Collaborative
Launched in 2016, Grove Collaborative creates innovative natural products and offers a curated selection of healthy home essentials like cleaning supplies and personal care products. "
target: Darby Smart
Darby Smart is a video commerce platform where 35 million people watch and shop their favorite brands and products. Their users create videos in beauty, DIY and home decor so people can watch products come to life and see how real people use them.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/18/2019 via Company Press Release

Updater Inc., acquired Bridgevine Inc.

synopsis: Updater, a platform that makes moving easier by allowing users to transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, all on one platform, has acquired Bridgevine, a leading provider of technology for home subscription sign-ups, and associated concierge offerings.
buyer: Updater Inc. (ASX:UPD:$0.91)
Updater makes moving easier by allowing users to transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, all on one platform. Through their partnerships with over 2,000 real estate companies across the country, they help millions of Americans enjoy a better moving experience every year. "
target: Bridgevine Inc.
Bridgevine, Inc. is a leading provider of technology for home subscription sign-ups, and associated concierge offerings. Bridgevine builds and distributes technology to enable smooth transfers of internet, cable, satellite, home security, and energy services nationwide.
price ($mm)
$75
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 11/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Hippo Insurance Services, acquired Sheltr

synopsis: Hippo, the high-growth company that’s transforming home insurance and ownership, announced its acquisition of Sheltr, a platform that makes it easy for homeowners to care for their homes. Sheltr connects customers with trained maintenance professionals who provide its home wellness checkups to prevent small issues from becoming expensive repairs.
buyer: Hippo Insurance Services
Hippo Insurance is on a mission to transform home insurance for the modern household. Hippo allows homeowners to get a quote and purchase home insurance online in 60 seconds or less, save up to 25 percent compared with traditional insurers, and obtain smarter coverage for modern households. "
target: Sheltr
Sheltr is a platform that makes it easy for homeowners to care for their homes. Sheltr connects customers with trained maintenance professionals who provide its home wellness checkups to prevent small issues from becoming expensive repairs and costly claims.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Baloise Group, acquired Devis.ch SA

synopsis: Baloise Group is continuing to develop its "Home" ecosystem and has acquired the online platform Devis.ch, dedicated to handicraft and cleaning services for the interior and exterior of the house. Devis.ch connects local customers and service providers in Switzerland.  
buyer: Baloise Group (SWX:BALN:$7,116.80)
Located at the heart of Europe, with its head office in Basel, the Baloise Group is a provider of prevention, pension, assistance and insurance solutions. Its core markets are Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg. "
target: Devis.ch SA
Devis.ch SA was founded in 2014 by Sébastien Kügele and the group Internet Virtual Network SA. The company creates platforms that connect local customers and service providers in Switzerland. Devis.ch is dedicated to handicraft and cleaning services for the interior and exterior of the house.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

Happy Helper A/S, acquired Cleady ApS

synopsis: Happy Helper, the leading Danish platform for on-demand home services, has bought the activities of their competitor and Denmark's second largest player Cleady. Cleady is the leading Danish platform for making connections between individuals looking for help in the home with top-quality, pre-screened and independent service people.
buyer: Happy Helper A/S (CPSE:HAPPY:$0.00)
Happy Helper is the leading danish platform for on-demand home services, having connected over 16.500 households looking for home cleaning services, with more than 3500 top-quality, pre-screened independent cleaners - or as we call them "helpers"​. "
target: Cleady ApS
Cleady is the leading Danish platform for making connections between individuals looking for help in the home with top-quality, pre-screened and independent service people. From cleaning at home to handyman services to match Cleady thousands of customers every week with trusted professionals.
price ($mm)
$0.02
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/8/2019 via BusinessWire

HomeSquare, acquired Hinged

synopsis: Valley128 Holdings, LLC, an investment holding company that owns a controlling interest in HomeSquare, has acquired Hinged. Hinged owns and operates an innovative, cloud-based platform that provides homeowners with an easy to use portal to manage their homes and connects them with leading home service providers primarily in Fairfield County.
buyer: HomeSquare
HomeSquare has offices in Stamford, CT and Scarsdale & Pleasantville, NY, serving clients throughout Fairfield and Westchester Counties. HomeSquare’s services include handyman services, tailored home maintenance programs like HomeSquare Essentials as well as home renovations, and emergency response."
target: Hinged
Based in Westport CT, Hinged owns and operates an innovative, cloud-based platform that provides homeowners with an easy to use portal to manage their homes and connects them with leading home service providers primarily in Fairfield County.
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closed 4/25/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quikr, acquired Zefo India

synopsis: Quikr India Pvt. Ltd, a free classifieds and online marketplace in India, has acquired Zefo, an Indian eCommerce platform giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle free used furniture shopping experience. Zefo enables people to sell and get cash upfront for their products within minutes.
buyer: Quikr
Quikr, which operates leading transaction marketplaces built on top of India’s largest classifieds platform, is India’s largest platform that is used by over 30 million unique users a month. It is present in 1200 cities in India and operates several large classifieds businesses. "
target: Zefo India
Zefo is an Indian eCommerce platform giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle free used furniture shopping experience. Zefo enables people to sell and get cash upfront for their products within minutes. Zefo offers sofas, beds, tables, chairs, TVs, washing machines, microwaves, and more.
price ($mm)
$29
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closed 1/14/2019 via Company Press Release

NuCom Group, acquired Aroundhome

synopsis: NuCom Group, the commerce business of ProSiebenSat.1, is increasing its voting shares in Aroundhome from 42 percent to 94 percent. Aroundhome, founded in 2008, is Germany's largest online broker for products and services around the house.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE
buyer: NuCom Group
NuCom Group is building the N°1 omnichannel platform for consumer services and lifestyle brands in Europe. They are a majority-owned subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, one of Europe’s leading media companies and Germany’s biggest TV network. "
target: Aroundhome
Aroundhome, founded in 2008, is Germany's largest online broker for products and services around the house, helping millions of people to find the right local company when selecting a solar panel system, new windows or kitchen design.
price ($mm)
$83*
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closed 11/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oneflare, acquired TidyMe

synopsis: Oneflare, one of Australia’s fastest growing marketplaces for local services, has acquired TidyMe, a leading platform for professional cleaning services in Australia. TidyMe allows people to book and pay for a professional, vetted cleaner online in minutes.
buyer: Oneflare
Oneflare is one of Australia’s fastest growing marketplaces for local services where every month, over one million users go to get jobs done and connect with trusted service providers. With over 100,000 businesses registered, the Oneflare platform generates tens of thousands of job opportunities. "
target: TidyMe
TidyMe is a leading platform for professional cleaning services in Australia. TidyMe allows people to book and pay for a professional, vetted cleaner online in minutes. The company provides regular house cleaning services to more than 1,000 households in Australia.
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closed 11/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cronoshare, acquired Reformayuda.com

synopsis: Cronoshare.com, a local services marketplace in Spain, has announced the acquisition of ReformAyuda, a company focused on connecting clients and professionals of home renovations, offering up to three free estimates from hundreds of services such as integral reforms, plumbers or painters.
buyer: Cronoshare
Cronoshare.com is a web and mobile meeting point to get or perform small tasks between people. These services can be for example: errands, private classes, housework, elderly care, moving, moving, etc. "
target: Reformayuda.com
ReformAyuda is a company focused on connecting clients and professionals of home renovations, offering up to three free estimates from hundreds of services such as integral reforms, plumbers or painters.
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closed 10/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Helpling, purchased Swiss Business from Book a Tiger

synopsis: Helpling, a Singapore-based online marketplace for household services, acquired the Swiss business of Book a Tiger. Book a Tiger's Swiss business serves 12 cities across Switzerland including Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Bern, and Lausanne. Book a Tiger is an online platform for booking professional cleaners.
buyer parent: Rocket Internet
buyer: Helpling
Helpling is the leading online platform for home services on demand outside the United States. Through the web or mobile app, customers can book a secured and trusted cleanser with just a few clicks. "
seller: Book a Tiger
Book a Tiger's Swiss business serves 12 cities across Switzerland including Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Bern, and Lausanne. Book a Tiger is an online booking platform that matches customers with an interviewed, background-checked and tested professional cleaner.
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closed 8/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

Porch.com, acquired Serviz

synopsis: Porch, the Seattle-based home services company, announced the acquisition of Serviz, a smaller home services company that focuses on appliance repair, plumbing, electric, handyman, and carpet cleaning. SERVIZ offers a web and mobile application that enables its users to find and book home service providers according to their location.
buyer: Porch.com
Founded in 2012 as an online home improvement network, Porch has grown into the industry leading partner for the home by connecting homeowners with qualified professionals. "
target: Serviz
SERVIZ offers a web and mobile application that enables its users to find and book home service providers according to their location.
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closed 7/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oneflare, acquired UrbanYou

synopsis: UrbanYou, Australia’s leader in on-demand household services, has combined with Oneflare, Australia’s fastest growing source of trusted local services. UrbanYou is the platform for connecting individuals looking for top-quality independent service professionals.
buyer: Oneflare
Oneflare is one of Australia’s fastest growing marketplaces for local services where every month, over one million users go to get jobs done and connect with trusted service providers. With over 100,000 businesses registered, the Oneflare platform generates tens of thousands of job opportunities. "
target: UrbanYou
UrbanYou is Australia’s Leading Marketplace for On-demand Home Services. Australians spend $15 billion on home maintenance annually, and UrbanYou is the platform connecting individuals looking for top-quality independent service professionals.
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closed 11/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Engie, acquired MesDepanneurs.fr SAS

synopsis: Mesdépanneurs.fr, based in France, announces its acquisition by the energy giant Engie. Mesdépanneurs.fr is an online ordering platform for emergency repair services (plumbing, locksmithing, glazing, electricity, heating, appliances) who finds users a serious and available service in 20 minutes.
buyer: Engie (ENXTPA:ENGI:$73,862.84)
ENGIE is a global energy player and an expert operator in the three businesses of electricity, natural gas and energy services. The Group develops its businesses around a model based on responsible growth to take on the major challenges of energy’s transition to a low-carbon economy. "
target: MesDepanneurs.fr SAS
Mesdépanneurs.fr is a French online ordering platform for emergency repair services (plumbing, locksmithing, glazing, electricity, heating, appliances) that finds users a serious and available service in 20 minutes.
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closed 11/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

HomeLane, acquired CapriCoast

synopsis: Home interiors brand HomeLane.com has acquired Capricoast.com, a home interiors marketplace. As India’s only online marketplace for new home solutions, CapriCoast brings stylish and affordable world-class modular furnishing and advanced home automation
buyer: HomeLane
Launched in 2014, HomeLane is a holistic furniture business providing smart interior solutions customized to taste and home-delivered. They are based in Bangalore, and also provide services in Chennai, Hyderabad and Mumbai. "
target: CapriCoast
As India’s only online marketplace for new home solutions, CapriCoast brings stylish and affordable world-class modular furnishing and advanced home automation.
price ($mm)
$14
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closed 7/13/2011 via PR Newswire

Koto.com merged with Alice.com, Inc.,

synopsis: Alice.com, an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials, announced its merger with European company Koto.com, a Spanish company, expanding its groundbreaking direct-to-consumer online retail model to an international European audience.Spain will be the first country to launch in this worldwide expansion.
buyer: Alice.com, Inc.
Alice.com is an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials. It is a leading provider of online retail and interactive marketing services for the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. "
target: Koto.com
Koto.com is an e-commerce company in Spain that offers discounted goods to consumers.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/13/2011 via PR Newswire

Koto.com merged with Alice.com, Inc.,

synopsis: Alice.com, an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials, announced its merger with European company Koto.com, a Spanish company, expanding its groundbreaking direct-to-consumer online retail model to an international European audience.Spain will be the first country to launch in this worldwide expansion.
buyer: Alice.com, Inc.
Alice.com is an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials. It is a leading provider of online retail and interactive marketing services for the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. "
target: Koto.com
Koto.com is an e-commerce company in Spain that offers discounted goods to consumers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/13/2011 via PR Newswire

Koto.com merged with Alice.com, Inc.,

synopsis: Alice.com, an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials, announced its merger with European company Koto.com, a Spanish company, expanding its groundbreaking direct-to-consumer online retail model to an international European audience.Spain will be the first country to launch in this worldwide expansion.
buyer: Alice.com, Inc.
Alice.com is an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials. It is a leading provider of online retail and interactive marketing services for the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. "
target: Koto.com
Koto.com is an e-commerce company in Spain that offers discounted goods to consumers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/24/2018 via BNC Analysis

Bygghemma Sverige AB, acquired Edututor Oy

synopsis: Bygghemma Finland has successfully acquired Edututor Oy, a leading online player in Finland with proprietary brands in grilling, LED lighting and kitchen products. Edututor runs the online stores Grillikauppa.com, LED-valot.fi and Egrillen.se, Elampan.se and Paista.fi / Paista.se.
buyer parent: FSN Capital Partners AS
buyer: Bygghemma Sverige AB (OM:BHG:$621.11)
Bygghemma Group is the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region. The group has eight offices in the Scandinavian countries and Finland, and is headquartered in Malmo. It operates the websites bygghemma.se, golvshop.se, badshop.se, and more. "
target: Edututor Oy
Edututor Oy is Finnish company established in 2010. Edututor runs the online stores Grillikauppa.com, LED-valot.fi and Egrillen.se, Elampan.se and Paista.fi / Paista.se. These brands specialize in grilling, LED lighting and kitchen products.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/18/2016 via BNC Analysis

Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi, acquired PosterGully

synopsis: Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi, promoters of Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC), announced the acquisition of Delhi-based managed marketplace PosterGully in their individual capacity, a stakeholders' statement said. PosterGully enables artists and designers to seamlessly contribute and merchandise designs in a variety of products.
buyer: Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi
Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi are promoters of Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC). "
target: PosterGully
PosterGully is a fast growing online platform powered by thousands of artists and designers. It enables them, through automated self serving technology, to contribute and merchandise unique designs for products to consumers in India and globally.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 2/17/2014 via BNC Analysis

Shoply, will acquire Your Home Depot

synopsis: Shoply Limited is expanding its online shopping portfolio through the acquisition of the key assets of Your Home Depot. Your Home Depot is one of Australia's leading online home-wares and home appliances retailers.
buyer: Shoply (ASX:SHP:$2.51)
Shoply provides online Internet advertising services in Australia. It offers Footar, a digital search, content, and advertising delivery platform for the delivery of dynamic, targeted, interactive content, and/or advertising. The company also operates eljo.com.au, an online shopping destination. "
target: Your Home Depot
Your Home Depot is one of Australia's leading online home-wares and home appliances retailers. It offers kitchenware, dining, living, cooking, electrical appliances, and outdoor products. The company also provides products through its store in Sydney, Australia.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/12/2013 via BNC Analysis

Pera Bulvari, acquired Westwing Home & Living GmbH

synopsis: Pera Bulvari, an ecommerce company for home decor based in Turkey, acquired WestWing, Germany's first online shopping club for Home & Living.
buyer: Pera Bulvari
Pera Bulvari is an e-commerce company for home decor based in Turkey. Pera Bulvari was founded by Emre Kızıl. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Westwing Home & Living GmbH
Westwing is Germany's first online shopping club for Home & Living. Interior fans find Westwing home accessories and furniture at prices up to 70% compared to the recommended retail price of the manufacturer.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/25/2019 via BusinessWire

Grove Collaborative, acquired Darby Smart

synopsis: Grove Collaborative, a leading digital-first brand and e-commerce platform for natural home and personal care products, has acquired Darby Smart, a video commerce platform where people watch and shop their favorite brands and products.
buyer: Grove Collaborative
Launched in 2016, Grove Collaborative creates innovative natural products and offers a curated selection of healthy home essentials like cleaning supplies and personal care products. "
target: Darby Smart
Darby Smart is a video commerce platform where 35 million people watch and shop their favorite brands and products. Their users create videos in beauty, DIY and home decor so people can watch products come to life and see how real people use them.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/18/2019 via Company Press Release

Updater Inc., acquired Bridgevine Inc.

synopsis: Updater, a platform that makes moving easier by allowing users to transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, all on one platform, has acquired Bridgevine, a leading provider of technology for home subscription sign-ups, and associated concierge offerings.
buyer: Updater Inc. (ASX:UPD:$0.91)
Updater makes moving easier by allowing users to transfer utilities, update accounts and records, forward mail, all on one platform. Through their partnerships with over 2,000 real estate companies across the country, they help millions of Americans enjoy a better moving experience every year. "
target: Bridgevine Inc.
Bridgevine, Inc. is a leading provider of technology for home subscription sign-ups, and associated concierge offerings. Bridgevine builds and distributes technology to enable smooth transfers of internet, cable, satellite, home security, and energy services nationwide.
price ($mm)
$75
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Hippo Insurance Services, acquired Sheltr

synopsis: Hippo, the high-growth company that’s transforming home insurance and ownership, announced its acquisition of Sheltr, a platform that makes it easy for homeowners to care for their homes. Sheltr connects customers with trained maintenance professionals who provide its home wellness checkups to prevent small issues from becoming expensive repairs.
buyer: Hippo Insurance Services
Hippo Insurance is on a mission to transform home insurance for the modern household. Hippo allows homeowners to get a quote and purchase home insurance online in 60 seconds or less, save up to 25 percent compared with traditional insurers, and obtain smarter coverage for modern households. "
target: Sheltr
Sheltr is a platform that makes it easy for homeowners to care for their homes. Sheltr connects customers with trained maintenance professionals who provide its home wellness checkups to prevent small issues from becoming expensive repairs and costly claims.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Baloise Group, acquired Devis.ch SA

synopsis: Baloise Group is continuing to develop its "Home" ecosystem and has acquired the online platform Devis.ch, dedicated to handicraft and cleaning services for the interior and exterior of the house. Devis.ch connects local customers and service providers in Switzerland.  
buyer: Baloise Group (SWX:BALN:$7,116.80)
Located at the heart of Europe, with its head office in Basel, the Baloise Group is a provider of prevention, pension, assistance and insurance solutions. Its core markets are Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg. "
target: Devis.ch SA
Devis.ch SA was founded in 2014 by Sébastien Kügele and the group Internet Virtual Network SA. The company creates platforms that connect local customers and service providers in Switzerland. Devis.ch is dedicated to handicraft and cleaning services for the interior and exterior of the house.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

Happy Helper A/S, acquired Cleady ApS

synopsis: Happy Helper, the leading Danish platform for on-demand home services, has bought the activities of their competitor and Denmark's second largest player Cleady. Cleady is the leading Danish platform for making connections between individuals looking for help in the home with top-quality, pre-screened and independent service people.
buyer: Happy Helper A/S (CPSE:HAPPY:$0.00)
Happy Helper is the leading danish platform for on-demand home services, having connected over 16.500 households looking for home cleaning services, with more than 3500 top-quality, pre-screened independent cleaners - or as we call them "helpers"​. "
target: Cleady ApS
Cleady is the leading Danish platform for making connections between individuals looking for help in the home with top-quality, pre-screened and independent service people. From cleaning at home to handyman services to match Cleady thousands of customers every week with trusted professionals.
price ($mm)
$0.02
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/8/2019 via BusinessWire

HomeSquare, acquired Hinged

synopsis: Valley128 Holdings, LLC, an investment holding company that owns a controlling interest in HomeSquare, has acquired Hinged. Hinged owns and operates an innovative, cloud-based platform that provides homeowners with an easy to use portal to manage their homes and connects them with leading home service providers primarily in Fairfield County.
buyer: HomeSquare
HomeSquare has offices in Stamford, CT and Scarsdale & Pleasantville, NY, serving clients throughout Fairfield and Westchester Counties. HomeSquare’s services include handyman services, tailored home maintenance programs like HomeSquare Essentials as well as home renovations, and emergency response."
target: Hinged
Based in Westport CT, Hinged owns and operates an innovative, cloud-based platform that provides homeowners with an easy to use portal to manage their homes and connects them with leading home service providers primarily in Fairfield County.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/25/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quikr, acquired Zefo India

synopsis: Quikr India Pvt. Ltd, a free classifieds and online marketplace in India, has acquired Zefo, an Indian eCommerce platform giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle free used furniture shopping experience. Zefo enables people to sell and get cash upfront for their products within minutes.
buyer: Quikr
Quikr, which operates leading transaction marketplaces built on top of India’s largest classifieds platform, is India’s largest platform that is used by over 30 million unique users a month. It is present in 1200 cities in India and operates several large classifieds businesses. "
target: Zefo India
Zefo is an Indian eCommerce platform giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle free used furniture shopping experience. Zefo enables people to sell and get cash upfront for their products within minutes. Zefo offers sofas, beds, tables, chairs, TVs, washing machines, microwaves, and more.
price ($mm)
$29
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/14/2019 via Company Press Release

NuCom Group, acquired Aroundhome

synopsis: NuCom Group, the commerce business of ProSiebenSat.1, is increasing its voting shares in Aroundhome from 42 percent to 94 percent. Aroundhome, founded in 2008, is Germany's largest online broker for products and services around the house.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE
buyer: NuCom Group
NuCom Group is building the N°1 omnichannel platform for consumer services and lifestyle brands in Europe. They are a majority-owned subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, one of Europe’s leading media companies and Germany’s biggest TV network. "
target: Aroundhome
Aroundhome, founded in 2008, is Germany's largest online broker for products and services around the house, helping millions of people to find the right local company when selecting a solar panel system, new windows or kitchen design.
price ($mm)
$83*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oneflare, acquired TidyMe

synopsis: Oneflare, one of Australia’s fastest growing marketplaces for local services, has acquired TidyMe, a leading platform for professional cleaning services in Australia. TidyMe allows people to book and pay for a professional, vetted cleaner online in minutes.
buyer: Oneflare
Oneflare is one of Australia’s fastest growing marketplaces for local services where every month, over one million users go to get jobs done and connect with trusted service providers. With over 100,000 businesses registered, the Oneflare platform generates tens of thousands of job opportunities. "
target: TidyMe
TidyMe is a leading platform for professional cleaning services in Australia. TidyMe allows people to book and pay for a professional, vetted cleaner online in minutes. The company provides regular house cleaning services to more than 1,000 households in Australia.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cronoshare, acquired Reformayuda.com

synopsis: Cronoshare.com, a local services marketplace in Spain, has announced the acquisition of ReformAyuda, a company focused on connecting clients and professionals of home renovations, offering up to three free estimates from hundreds of services such as integral reforms, plumbers or painters.
buyer: Cronoshare
Cronoshare.com is a web and mobile meeting point to get or perform small tasks between people. These services can be for example: errands, private classes, housework, elderly care, moving, moving, etc. "
target: Reformayuda.com
ReformAyuda is a company focused on connecting clients and professionals of home renovations, offering up to three free estimates from hundreds of services such as integral reforms, plumbers or painters.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Helpling, purchased Swiss Business from Book a Tiger

synopsis: Helpling, a Singapore-based online marketplace for household services, acquired the Swiss business of Book a Tiger. Book a Tiger's Swiss business serves 12 cities across Switzerland including Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Bern, and Lausanne. Book a Tiger is an online platform for booking professional cleaners.
buyer parent: Rocket Internet
buyer: Helpling
Helpling is the leading online platform for home services on demand outside the United States. Through the web or mobile app, customers can book a secured and trusted cleanser with just a few clicks. "
seller: Book a Tiger
Book a Tiger's Swiss business serves 12 cities across Switzerland including Zurich, Geneva, Basel, Bern, and Lausanne. Book a Tiger is an online booking platform that matches customers with an interviewed, background-checked and tested professional cleaner.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

Porch.com, acquired Serviz

synopsis: Porch, the Seattle-based home services company, announced the acquisition of Serviz, a smaller home services company that focuses on appliance repair, plumbing, electric, handyman, and carpet cleaning. SERVIZ offers a web and mobile application that enables its users to find and book home service providers according to their location.
buyer: Porch.com
Founded in 2012 as an online home improvement network, Porch has grown into the industry leading partner for the home by connecting homeowners with qualified professionals. "
target: Serviz
SERVIZ offers a web and mobile application that enables its users to find and book home service providers according to their location.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oneflare, acquired UrbanYou

synopsis: UrbanYou, Australia’s leader in on-demand household services, has combined with Oneflare, Australia’s fastest growing source of trusted local services. UrbanYou is the platform for connecting individuals looking for top-quality independent service professionals.
buyer: Oneflare
Oneflare is one of Australia’s fastest growing marketplaces for local services where every month, over one million users go to get jobs done and connect with trusted service providers. With over 100,000 businesses registered, the Oneflare platform generates tens of thousands of job opportunities. "
target: UrbanYou
UrbanYou is Australia’s Leading Marketplace for On-demand Home Services. Australians spend $15 billion on home maintenance annually, and UrbanYou is the platform connecting individuals looking for top-quality independent service professionals.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Engie, acquired MesDepanneurs.fr SAS

synopsis: Mesdépanneurs.fr, based in France, announces its acquisition by the energy giant Engie. Mesdépanneurs.fr is an online ordering platform for emergency repair services (plumbing, locksmithing, glazing, electricity, heating, appliances) who finds users a serious and available service in 20 minutes.
buyer: Engie (ENXTPA:ENGI:$73,862.84)
ENGIE is a global energy player and an expert operator in the three businesses of electricity, natural gas and energy services. The Group develops its businesses around a model based on responsible growth to take on the major challenges of energy’s transition to a low-carbon economy. "
target: MesDepanneurs.fr SAS
Mesdépanneurs.fr is a French online ordering platform for emergency repair services (plumbing, locksmithing, glazing, electricity, heating, appliances) that finds users a serious and available service in 20 minutes.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

HomeLane, acquired CapriCoast

synopsis: Home interiors brand HomeLane.com has acquired Capricoast.com, a home interiors marketplace. As India’s only online marketplace for new home solutions, CapriCoast brings stylish and affordable world-class modular furnishing and advanced home automation
buyer: HomeLane
Launched in 2014, HomeLane is a holistic furniture business providing smart interior solutions customized to taste and home-delivered. They are based in Bangalore, and also provide services in Chennai, Hyderabad and Mumbai. "
target: CapriCoast
As India’s only online marketplace for new home solutions, CapriCoast brings stylish and affordable world-class modular furnishing and advanced home automation.
price ($mm)
$14
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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