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announced 7/22/2013 via BNC Analysis

Actual Systems, will acquire Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera has announced that it will voluntarily divest itself of the U.S. and Canadian businesses of Actual Systems to former Actual Systems managers. Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts. "
target parent: Solera Holdings, Inc.
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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closed 5/29/2012 via PR Newswire

Solera Holdings, Inc., acquired Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera Holdings, Inc., the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry, announced that, through a series of transactions, it has acquired Actual Systems, a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Solera Holdings, Inc. (SLH:$1,140.85)
Solera is the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry. Solera is active in over 60 countries across six continents. The Solera companies include Audatex in the United States, Canada, and in more than 45 additional countries. "
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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$8.70
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closed 4/9/2004 via BusinessWire

Autobytel Inc., acquired iDriveonline Inc.

synopsis: Leading Internet automotive marketing services company Autobytel Inc. (Nasdaq:ABTL) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of iDriveonline, Inc., a leading provider of customer loyalty and retention marketing programs for the automotive industry.
buyer: Autobytel Inc. (ABTL:$110.04)
Autobytel Inc. is one of the largest online automotive marketplaces, empowering consumers to make smart vehicle choices using objective automotive data and insightful interactive editorial content. The result is a convenient car-buying process . "
target: iDriveonline Inc.
iDriveonline Inc. is a leading provider of customer loyalty and retention marketing programs for the automotive industry.
price ($mm)
$11
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announced 2/22/2012 via Forbes

eBay, will acquire WHI Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: eBay has agreed to acquire WHI Solutions, a Rye Brook, New York-based provider of software and digital catalog solutions for auto parts distributors and retailers. The company said that the deal will enable its eBay Motors business to improve parts selection for customers while allowing sellers to reach more buyers.
buyer: eBay (EBAY:$10,761.00)
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. connects millions of buyers and sellers globally on a daily basis through eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace, and PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive online payments. "
target: WHI Solutions, Inc.
WHI Solutions provides web based eBusiness solutions to the Transportation Market. Its solutions include eCommerce, eCatalog, Distribution Management and Business Intelligence. Its core customers are Automotive and Heavy Duty Parts sellers and Service Providers.
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announced 10/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

PowerBand Solutions Inc., will acquire IntellaCar Solutions, LLC

synopsis: Ontario-based PowerBand Solutions, through its subsidiary DRIVRZ US, LLC, will acquire 60% of IntellaCar Solutions, LLC, a sales tool that allows automotive dealers and consumers to price and purchase vehicles on a tablet or website. IntellaCar will provide Powerband with an easy to use platform for searching, financing, and purchasing a vehicle.
buyer: PowerBand Solutions Inc. (TSXV:PBX:$1.43)
PowerBand Solutions is a Canadian fintech provider disrupting the automotive industry. The company's integrated, cloud-based transaction platform, DRIVRZ, facilitates transactions amongst consumers, dealers, funders, and manufacturers (OEMs). "
target: IntellaCar Solutions, LLC
IntellaCar is an innovative sales tool that allows automotive dealers and consumers to price and purchase vehicles on a tablet or website. IntellaCar includes product features, walkarounds, competitive comparisons, technology videos, inventory, the ability to share screens, and more.
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closed 8/26/2020 via Company Press Release

Vehicle Accessories Group, acquired ADD THE SOCKS

synopsis: Vehicle Accessory Group, a leading manufacturer of automotive accessories, has acquired ADD THE SOCKS, a web-based application designed to facilitate the sale of OEM accessories for automotive dealerships. SOCKS provides solutions for accessory presentation, product catalog management, sales staff monitoring and accounting.
buyer parent: Kinderhook Industries
buyer: Vehicle Accessories Group
Vehicle Accessory Group is a manufacturer of automotive accessories. Vehicle Accessory Group manufactures protective door edge guards, splash guards, body side moldings, bumper protectors, and door sills for the automotive industry. They serve leading automotive OEMs such as Toyota, Lexus and more. "
target: ADD THE SOCKS
ADD THE SOCKS is a web-based application designed to facilitate the sale of OEM accessories for automotive dealerships. SOCKS is an accessory presentation tool, a product catalog management tool, a sales staff monitoring tool and an accounting aide all wrapped into one easy-to-use package.
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closed 1/7/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Volaris Group Inc., acquired DealerNet

synopsis: Volaris Group announced that it has acquired DealerNet, a provider of Dealer Management solutions to the automotive sector. DealerNet is based in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. DealerNet has a rich history of providing automotive dealer management software solutions to car dealers and OEMs throughout Brazil.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow. "
target: DealerNet
DealerNet is a provider of Dealer Management solutions to the automotive sector. DealerNet is based in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. DealerNet has a rich history of providing automotive dealer management software solutions to car dealers and OEMs throughout Brazil.
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closed 9/5/2019 via BusinessWire

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired I'Car Systems SARL

synopsis: Providence Equity Partners, a global asset management firm with approximately $40 billion in aggregate capital commitments, has acquired I’Car Systems-DATAFIRST Group, a French company that develops I’Car DMS, a Dealer Management System software dedicated to the automotive industry.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a global asset management firm with approximately $40 billion in aggregate capital commitments. Providence pioneered a sector-focused approach to private equity investing with the vision that a dedicated team of industry experts could build exceptional companies of enduring value. "
target parent: Argos Wityu
target: I'Car Systems SARL
France's I'Car Systems develops I’Car DMS, a Dealer Management System software dedicated to the automotive industry. They also provide project management, training, and customer support services for automotive repairers, automotive distributors and automotive spare parts warehouses.
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announced 4/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Autodata Solutions Group

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, has reached an agreement to acquire Autodata Solutions, a Canadian company serving the global automotive industry with versatile data, technology, and marketing solutions.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $30 billion of equity commitments. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Autodata Solutions Group
Headquartered in Canada, Autodata Solutions, along with its Chrome Data and UnityWorks brands, serves the global automotive industry with versatile data, technology, and marketing solutions. Their software and SaaS solutions increase the effectiveness of the automotive sales chain.
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closed 3/20/2019 via PE Hub

ParkerGale Capital, acquired DealerBuilt

synopsis: ParkerGale, a small private equity fund, has acquired DealerBuilt, a proven enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile dealers nationwide. They offer features for accounting; parts & service; sales & finance/insurance; payroll; customized reporting and more.
buyer: ParkerGale Capital
ParkerGale Capital is a small private equity fund that buys profitable, founder-owned technology companies and corporate carve-outs where the firm’s operating resources can have a meaningful impact on the outcome. "
target: DealerBuilt
DealerBuilt is a proven enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile dealers nationwide. They offer features for accounting; parts & service; sales & finance/insurance; payroll; customized reporting and more.
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closed 11/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Quorum Information Technologies, acquired DealerMine

synopsis: Quorum announced that it has completed the arm's-length acquisition of DealerMine. Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, with automotive dealership customers across Canada and the US, DealerMine’s key products and services include Service CRM software, Sales CRM software, and Business Development Center/ call center services.
buyer: Quorum Information Technologies (TSXV:QIS:$10.17)
Quorum is a North American company focused on developing, marketing, implementing and supporting its automotive dealership and customer management system, XSellerator. XSellerator automates, integrates and streamlines every process across departments in a dealership. "
target: DealerMine
Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, with automotive dealership customers across Canada and the United States, DealerMine’s key products and services include the following: Service CRM software, Sales CRM software, and Business Development Center/ call center services.
price ($mm)
$11
rev ($mm)
$9
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$1
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closed 9/17/2015 via BNC Analysis

Reynolds & Reynolds, acquired Contact Advantage Limited

synopsis: Reynolds & Reynolds has acquired Contact Advantage, a software company specialising in applications for automotive dealerships and manufacturers. Its software delivers an extended suite of products for dealerships and OEMs, covering the complete sales cycle from the initial customer contact and prospect management through vehicle purchase.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results. "
target: Contact Advantage Limited
Contact Advantage is a software company in Glasgow, Scotland, specialising in applications for automotive dealerships and manufacturers. The software covers the complete sales cycle from the intial customer contact and prospect management through vehicle purchase.
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announced 1/24/2014 via PR Newswire

Reynolds & Reynolds, will acquire AddOnAuto

synopsis: Reynolds and Reynolds, a leading provider of automotive dealership software and services, announced that the company has acquired Add.On.Auto (AOA), the leading digital platform for marketing and selling vehicle accessories. AOA is a web-enabled technology platform that streamlines accessory marketing and sales.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results. "
target: AddOnAuto
AddOnAuto (AOA) is an In-Store Accessories Sales Solution that helps auto dealerships sell accessories effortlessly from within their dealership and includes a Visual Configurator as well as a Virtual Inventory System.
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closed 10/2/2013 via BNC Analysis

ADP Dealer Services, acquired One-Eighty Corp.

synopsis: The Dealer Services division of ADP Canada Co. acquired One-Eighty Corp. in a privately negotiated transaction. One-Eighty innovates software as a service for automotive dealerships, revolutionizing the way they operate. They help their dealerships engage consumers in a transparent buying process that shortens buying cycles and earns more deals.
buyer parent: Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
buyer: ADP Dealer Services
ADP Dealer Services provides integrated computing solutions to more than 16,000 automotive and truck dealers throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. ADP Dealer Services is the third largest business unit of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. "
target: One-Eighty Corp.
One-Eighty innovates software as a service for automotive dealerships, revolutionizing the way they operate. They help their dealerships engage consumers in a transparent buying process that shortens buying cycles and earns more deals.
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closed 3/26/2015 via Company Press Release

IHS, Inc., acquired Dataium LLC

synopsis: IHS Inc., a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced it has acquired Dataium, a company that provides essential business intelligence and analysis to the automotive industry. Dataium can predict future sales, prove advertising effectiveness, measure website performance and perform additional comparative analysis.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,287.80)
IHS, Inc. is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape the business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. IHS is the leading provider of diverse global market and economic information. "
target: Dataium LLC
Dataium is the world’s largest compiler of online automotive shopping behavior. Every month Dataium observes over 20 million automotive shoppers across over 10,000 automotive websites and then aggregates, indexes and summarizes this data into intelligent insights.
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closed 4/1/2014 via PE Hub

HGGC, LLC, acquired AutoAlert, Inc.

synopsis: HGGC, a leading middle market private equity firm, announced that it has completed a growth equity investment in AutoAlert, the leading provider of cloud-based data mining analytics and dealer portfolio management solutions to automotive retail dealerships throughout North America.
buyer: HGGC, LLC
Based in Palo Alto, California, HGGC is a leading private equity firm focusing on leveraged buyout, recapitalizations and growth equity transactions in the middle market. The firm seeks to partner with strong management teams and founders to build companies capable of generating sustainable growth. "
target: AutoAlert, Inc.
AutoAlert offers dealership and enterprise wide business intelligence software, support and training. More than 2,700 automobile dealerships and about 50,000 individual users have benefited from added sales, profits, commissions and individualized support and training with AutoAlert.
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closed 11/21/2013 via PR Newswire

Reynolds & Reynolds, acquired XtreamService

synopsis: Reynolds and Reynolds announced the company has acquired XtreamService, a software company focused on helping automotive dealerships reach customers more effectively and deliver improved sales, service, and customer retention results.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results "
target: XtreamService
Xtream is a data mining tool for dealership management systems (DMS) that enables dealers to identify customers that are most likely to purchase a new vehicle.
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closed 12/15/2020 via BusinessWire

Autodata Solutions Group, acquired Inventory Command Center

synopsis: J.D. Power, a global leader in data analytics and consumer intelligence, announced the acquisition of Inventory Command Center (ICC), a leading automotive Inventory management SaaS-based platform. The business is being integrated into the Autodata Solutions division of J.D. Power.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Autodata Solutions Group
Autodata Solutions, a division of J.D. Power, is the industry-leading provider of vehicle data, technology and inventory merchandising solutions that power the automotive ecosystem. "
target: Inventory Command Center
Inventory Command Center (ICC) is a leading automotive Inventory management SaaS-based platform. The company’s SaaS-based platform was developed over the last twelve years as a necessity to help dealers better communicate the value proposition of their inventory to consumers.
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closed 7/3/2020 via Yahoo, Inc.

Imaweb/IDF Group, acquired Serinfer Servicios Informáticos S.L.

synopsis: Imaweb/IDF Group, a developer of customer relationship management ("CRM") solutions and dealership management systems ("DMS") for the automotive industry in Europe, has acquired Serinfer Servicios Informáticos S.L. Based in Spain, Serinfer develops a range of sophisticated products to address the evolving needs of automobile dealers.
buyer: Imaweb/IDF Group
Imaweb / Datafirst-I’Car Systems group is a developer of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) and DMS (Dealership Management Systems) solutions for the automotive sector in Europe. The company grew out of the merger of Imaweb, a Spanish developer and DATAFIRST-I’Car Systems, a French developer. "
target parent: Alvariño Group
target: Serinfer Servicios Informáticos S.L.
Based in Spain, Serinfer develops a range of sophisticated products to address the evolving needs of automobile dealers. Its flagship offering is SERAUTO, a complete DMS solution that works modularly and can also be integrated to the existing technology of any dealership or workshop.
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closed 1/14/2020 via BusinessWire

Mainstreet Computers, Inc, acquired Digital Business Controls

synopsis: Convenient Payments Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of The Beekman Group, announced that subsidiary, Mainstreet Computers, has acquired Digital Business Controls, a provider of business software to the auto and flat glass industries.
buyer parent: The Beekman Group, LLC
buyer: Mainstreet Computers, Inc
Mainstreet is a technology company that provides best-in-class solutions and support for its customers that include SaaS, a Mobile app for Technicians, Disaster Recovery, Web Design, and 24/7 Call Center Services to the Auto and Flat Glass industries. "
target: Digital Business Controls
Digital Business Controls is a provider of business software to the auto and flat glass industries. Through its Chameleonware POS application, DB Controls provides software that supports a full range of business functions, including ticketing, invoicing, and accounting and inventory functions.
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announced 7/22/2013 via BNC Analysis

Actual Systems, will acquire Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera has announced that it will voluntarily divest itself of the U.S. and Canadian businesses of Actual Systems to former Actual Systems managers. Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts. "
target parent: Solera Holdings, Inc.
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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closed 5/29/2012 via PR Newswire

Solera Holdings, Inc., acquired Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera Holdings, Inc., the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry, announced that, through a series of transactions, it has acquired Actual Systems, a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Solera Holdings, Inc. (SLH:$1,140.85)
Solera is the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry. Solera is active in over 60 countries across six continents. The Solera companies include Audatex in the United States, Canada, and in more than 45 additional countries. "
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
price ($mm)
$8.70
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announced 7/22/2013 via BNC Analysis

Actual Systems, will acquire Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera has announced that it will voluntarily divest itself of the U.S. and Canadian businesses of Actual Systems to former Actual Systems managers. Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts. "
target parent: Solera Holdings, Inc.
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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closed 5/29/2012 via PR Newswire

Solera Holdings, Inc., acquired Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera Holdings, Inc., the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry, announced that, through a series of transactions, it has acquired Actual Systems, a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Solera Holdings, Inc. (SLH:$1,140.85)
Solera is the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry. Solera is active in over 60 countries across six continents. The Solera companies include Audatex in the United States, Canada, and in more than 45 additional countries. "
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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announced 7/22/2013 via BNC Analysis

Actual Systems, will acquire Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera has announced that it will voluntarily divest itself of the U.S. and Canadian businesses of Actual Systems to former Actual Systems managers. Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts. "
target parent: Solera Holdings, Inc.
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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closed 5/29/2012 via PR Newswire

Solera Holdings, Inc., acquired Actual Systems

synopsis: Solera Holdings, Inc., the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry, announced that, through a series of transactions, it has acquired Actual Systems, a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name.
buyer: Solera Holdings, Inc. (SLH:$1,140.85)
Solera is the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry. Solera is active in over 60 countries across six continents. The Solera companies include Audatex in the United States, Canada, and in more than 45 additional countries. "
target: Actual Systems
Actual Systems is a global provider of premier parts recycling yard management systems that are sold under the "Pinnacle" brand name. The Pinnacle software applications are used by sophisticated parts recycling yard operators to manage their daily operations and seamlessly trade recycled parts.
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closed 4/9/2004 via BusinessWire

Autobytel Inc., acquired iDriveonline Inc.

synopsis: Leading Internet automotive marketing services company Autobytel Inc. (Nasdaq:ABTL) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of iDriveonline, Inc., a leading provider of customer loyalty and retention marketing programs for the automotive industry.
buyer: Autobytel Inc. (ABTL:$110.04)
Autobytel Inc. is one of the largest online automotive marketplaces, empowering consumers to make smart vehicle choices using objective automotive data and insightful interactive editorial content. The result is a convenient car-buying process . "
target: iDriveonline Inc.
iDriveonline Inc. is a leading provider of customer loyalty and retention marketing programs for the automotive industry.
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announced 2/22/2012 via Forbes

eBay, will acquire WHI Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: eBay has agreed to acquire WHI Solutions, a Rye Brook, New York-based provider of software and digital catalog solutions for auto parts distributors and retailers. The company said that the deal will enable its eBay Motors business to improve parts selection for customers while allowing sellers to reach more buyers.
buyer: eBay (EBAY:$10,761.00)
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. connects millions of buyers and sellers globally on a daily basis through eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace, and PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive online payments. "
target: WHI Solutions, Inc.
WHI Solutions provides web based eBusiness solutions to the Transportation Market. Its solutions include eCommerce, eCatalog, Distribution Management and Business Intelligence. Its core customers are Automotive and Heavy Duty Parts sellers and Service Providers.
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announced 10/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

PowerBand Solutions Inc., will acquire IntellaCar Solutions, LLC

synopsis: Ontario-based PowerBand Solutions, through its subsidiary DRIVRZ US, LLC, will acquire 60% of IntellaCar Solutions, LLC, a sales tool that allows automotive dealers and consumers to price and purchase vehicles on a tablet or website. IntellaCar will provide Powerband with an easy to use platform for searching, financing, and purchasing a vehicle.
buyer: PowerBand Solutions Inc. (TSXV:PBX:$1.43)
PowerBand Solutions is a Canadian fintech provider disrupting the automotive industry. The company's integrated, cloud-based transaction platform, DRIVRZ, facilitates transactions amongst consumers, dealers, funders, and manufacturers (OEMs). "
target: IntellaCar Solutions, LLC
IntellaCar is an innovative sales tool that allows automotive dealers and consumers to price and purchase vehicles on a tablet or website. IntellaCar includes product features, walkarounds, competitive comparisons, technology videos, inventory, the ability to share screens, and more.
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closed 8/26/2020 via Company Press Release

Vehicle Accessories Group, acquired ADD THE SOCKS

synopsis: Vehicle Accessory Group, a leading manufacturer of automotive accessories, has acquired ADD THE SOCKS, a web-based application designed to facilitate the sale of OEM accessories for automotive dealerships. SOCKS provides solutions for accessory presentation, product catalog management, sales staff monitoring and accounting.
buyer parent: Kinderhook Industries
buyer: Vehicle Accessories Group
Vehicle Accessory Group is a manufacturer of automotive accessories. Vehicle Accessory Group manufactures protective door edge guards, splash guards, body side moldings, bumper protectors, and door sills for the automotive industry. They serve leading automotive OEMs such as Toyota, Lexus and more. "
target: ADD THE SOCKS
ADD THE SOCKS is a web-based application designed to facilitate the sale of OEM accessories for automotive dealerships. SOCKS is an accessory presentation tool, a product catalog management tool, a sales staff monitoring tool and an accounting aide all wrapped into one easy-to-use package.
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closed 1/7/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Volaris Group Inc., acquired DealerNet

synopsis: Volaris Group announced that it has acquired DealerNet, a provider of Dealer Management solutions to the automotive sector. DealerNet is based in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. DealerNet has a rich history of providing automotive dealer management software solutions to car dealers and OEMs throughout Brazil.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow. "
target: DealerNet
DealerNet is a provider of Dealer Management solutions to the automotive sector. DealerNet is based in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. DealerNet has a rich history of providing automotive dealer management software solutions to car dealers and OEMs throughout Brazil.
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closed 9/5/2019 via BusinessWire

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired I'Car Systems SARL

synopsis: Providence Equity Partners, a global asset management firm with approximately $40 billion in aggregate capital commitments, has acquired I’Car Systems-DATAFIRST Group, a French company that develops I’Car DMS, a Dealer Management System software dedicated to the automotive industry.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a global asset management firm with approximately $40 billion in aggregate capital commitments. Providence pioneered a sector-focused approach to private equity investing with the vision that a dedicated team of industry experts could build exceptional companies of enduring value. "
target parent: Argos Wityu
target: I'Car Systems SARL
France's I'Car Systems develops I’Car DMS, a Dealer Management System software dedicated to the automotive industry. They also provide project management, training, and customer support services for automotive repairers, automotive distributors and automotive spare parts warehouses.
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announced 4/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Autodata Solutions Group

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, has reached an agreement to acquire Autodata Solutions, a Canadian company serving the global automotive industry with versatile data, technology, and marketing solutions.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $30 billion of equity commitments. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Autodata Solutions Group
Headquartered in Canada, Autodata Solutions, along with its Chrome Data and UnityWorks brands, serves the global automotive industry with versatile data, technology, and marketing solutions. Their software and SaaS solutions increase the effectiveness of the automotive sales chain.
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closed 3/20/2019 via PE Hub

ParkerGale Capital, acquired DealerBuilt

synopsis: ParkerGale, a small private equity fund, has acquired DealerBuilt, a proven enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile dealers nationwide. They offer features for accounting; parts & service; sales & finance/insurance; payroll; customized reporting and more.
buyer: ParkerGale Capital
ParkerGale Capital is a small private equity fund that buys profitable, founder-owned technology companies and corporate carve-outs where the firm’s operating resources can have a meaningful impact on the outcome. "
target: DealerBuilt
DealerBuilt is a proven enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile dealers nationwide. They offer features for accounting; parts & service; sales & finance/insurance; payroll; customized reporting and more.
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closed 11/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Quorum Information Technologies, acquired DealerMine

synopsis: Quorum announced that it has completed the arm's-length acquisition of DealerMine. Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, with automotive dealership customers across Canada and the US, DealerMine’s key products and services include Service CRM software, Sales CRM software, and Business Development Center/ call center services.
buyer: Quorum Information Technologies (TSXV:QIS:$10.17)
Quorum is a North American company focused on developing, marketing, implementing and supporting its automotive dealership and customer management system, XSellerator. XSellerator automates, integrates and streamlines every process across departments in a dealership. "
target: DealerMine
Headquartered in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, with automotive dealership customers across Canada and the United States, DealerMine’s key products and services include the following: Service CRM software, Sales CRM software, and Business Development Center/ call center services.
price ($mm)
$11
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
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1.1x
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17.5x
closed 9/17/2015 via BNC Analysis

Reynolds & Reynolds, acquired Contact Advantage Limited

synopsis: Reynolds & Reynolds has acquired Contact Advantage, a software company specialising in applications for automotive dealerships and manufacturers. Its software delivers an extended suite of products for dealerships and OEMs, covering the complete sales cycle from the initial customer contact and prospect management through vehicle purchase.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results. "
target: Contact Advantage Limited
Contact Advantage is a software company in Glasgow, Scotland, specialising in applications for automotive dealerships and manufacturers. The software covers the complete sales cycle from the intial customer contact and prospect management through vehicle purchase.
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announced 1/24/2014 via PR Newswire

Reynolds & Reynolds, will acquire AddOnAuto

synopsis: Reynolds and Reynolds, a leading provider of automotive dealership software and services, announced that the company has acquired Add.On.Auto (AOA), the leading digital platform for marketing and selling vehicle accessories. AOA is a web-enabled technology platform that streamlines accessory marketing and sales.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results. "
target: AddOnAuto
AddOnAuto (AOA) is an In-Store Accessories Sales Solution that helps auto dealerships sell accessories effortlessly from within their dealership and includes a Visual Configurator as well as a Virtual Inventory System.
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closed 10/2/2013 via BNC Analysis

ADP Dealer Services, acquired One-Eighty Corp.

synopsis: The Dealer Services division of ADP Canada Co. acquired One-Eighty Corp. in a privately negotiated transaction. One-Eighty innovates software as a service for automotive dealerships, revolutionizing the way they operate. They help their dealerships engage consumers in a transparent buying process that shortens buying cycles and earns more deals.
buyer parent: Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
buyer: ADP Dealer Services
ADP Dealer Services provides integrated computing solutions to more than 16,000 automotive and truck dealers throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. ADP Dealer Services is the third largest business unit of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. "
target: One-Eighty Corp.
One-Eighty innovates software as a service for automotive dealerships, revolutionizing the way they operate. They help their dealerships engage consumers in a transparent buying process that shortens buying cycles and earns more deals.
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closed 3/26/2015 via Company Press Release

IHS, Inc., acquired Dataium LLC

synopsis: IHS Inc., a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced it has acquired Dataium, a company that provides essential business intelligence and analysis to the automotive industry. Dataium can predict future sales, prove advertising effectiveness, measure website performance and perform additional comparative analysis.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,287.80)
IHS, Inc. is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape the business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. IHS is the leading provider of diverse global market and economic information. "
target: Dataium LLC
Dataium is the world’s largest compiler of online automotive shopping behavior. Every month Dataium observes over 20 million automotive shoppers across over 10,000 automotive websites and then aggregates, indexes and summarizes this data into intelligent insights.
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closed 4/1/2014 via PE Hub

HGGC, LLC, acquired AutoAlert, Inc.

synopsis: HGGC, a leading middle market private equity firm, announced that it has completed a growth equity investment in AutoAlert, the leading provider of cloud-based data mining analytics and dealer portfolio management solutions to automotive retail dealerships throughout North America.
buyer: HGGC, LLC
Based in Palo Alto, California, HGGC is a leading private equity firm focusing on leveraged buyout, recapitalizations and growth equity transactions in the middle market. The firm seeks to partner with strong management teams and founders to build companies capable of generating sustainable growth. "
target: AutoAlert, Inc.
AutoAlert offers dealership and enterprise wide business intelligence software, support and training. More than 2,700 automobile dealerships and about 50,000 individual users have benefited from added sales, profits, commissions and individualized support and training with AutoAlert.
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closed 11/21/2013 via PR Newswire

Reynolds & Reynolds, acquired XtreamService

synopsis: Reynolds and Reynolds announced the company has acquired XtreamService, a software company focused on helping automotive dealerships reach customers more effectively and deliver improved sales, service, and customer retention results.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Reynolds & Reynolds
The Reynolds and Reynolds Company is the automotive industry’s largest and most trusted provider of automobile dealership software, business forms and supplies, and professional services to help dealerships improve business results "
target: XtreamService
Xtream is a data mining tool for dealership management systems (DMS) that enables dealers to identify customers that are most likely to purchase a new vehicle.
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closed 12/15/2020 via BusinessWire

Autodata Solutions Group, acquired Inventory Command Center

synopsis: J.D. Power, a global leader in data analytics and consumer intelligence, announced the acquisition of Inventory Command Center (ICC), a leading automotive Inventory management SaaS-based platform. The business is being integrated into the Autodata Solutions division of J.D. Power.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Autodata Solutions Group
Autodata Solutions, a division of J.D. Power, is the industry-leading provider of vehicle data, technology and inventory merchandising solutions that power the automotive ecosystem. "
target: Inventory Command Center
Inventory Command Center (ICC) is a leading automotive Inventory management SaaS-based platform. The company’s SaaS-based platform was developed over the last twelve years as a necessity to help dealers better communicate the value proposition of their inventory to consumers.
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closed 7/3/2020 via Yahoo, Inc.

Imaweb/IDF Group, acquired Serinfer Servicios Informáticos S.L.

synopsis: Imaweb/IDF Group, a developer of customer relationship management ("CRM") solutions and dealership management systems ("DMS") for the automotive industry in Europe, has acquired Serinfer Servicios Informáticos S.L. Based in Spain, Serinfer develops a range of sophisticated products to address the evolving needs of automobile dealers.
buyer: Imaweb/IDF Group
Imaweb / Datafirst-I’Car Systems group is a developer of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) and DMS (Dealership Management Systems) solutions for the automotive sector in Europe. The company grew out of the merger of Imaweb, a Spanish developer and DATAFIRST-I’Car Systems, a French developer. "
target parent: Alvariño Group
target: Serinfer Servicios Informáticos S.L.
Based in Spain, Serinfer develops a range of sophisticated products to address the evolving needs of automobile dealers. Its flagship offering is SERAUTO, a complete DMS solution that works modularly and can also be integrated to the existing technology of any dealership or workshop.
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closed 1/14/2020 via BusinessWire

Mainstreet Computers, Inc, acquired Digital Business Controls

synopsis: Convenient Payments Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of The Beekman Group, announced that subsidiary, Mainstreet Computers, has acquired Digital Business Controls, a provider of business software to the auto and flat glass industries.
buyer parent: The Beekman Group, LLC
buyer: Mainstreet Computers, Inc
Mainstreet is a technology company that provides best-in-class solutions and support for its customers that include SaaS, a Mobile app for Technicians, Disaster Recovery, Web Design, and 24/7 Call Center Services to the Auto and Flat Glass industries. "
target: Digital Business Controls
Digital Business Controls is a provider of business software to the auto and flat glass industries. Through its Chameleonware POS application, DB Controls provides software that supports a full range of business functions, including ticketing, invoicing, and accounting and inventory functions.
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