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closed 1/24/2018 via Company Press Release

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Maryland Pennysaver

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in activating consumers through intelligent media delivery, announced that it has acquired Maryland Pennysaver, a weekly regional shopping guide distributed via direct mail throughout Maryland, including the counties of Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Howard, Prince George’s, Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
As a leader in intelligent media delivery, Valassis integratse and optimizes campaigns including direct mail, newspaper inserts and digital advertising to enhance their 58,000 local, regional and national clients’ return on investment. "
target parent: Wafra Partners
target: Maryland Pennysaver
The Maryland Pennysaver is one of the largest independent shopping and direct mail publications, with 49 area specific, targeted editions delivered weekly to more than 543,000 homes and businesses equating to over a million readers throughout many counties in Maryland.
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closed 11/10/2010 via PE Hub

Wafra Partners, acquired All Island Media, Inc.

synopsis: Wafra Partners and its affiliates acquired All Island Media Inc. Financial terms were not disclosed, but Wafra can invest up to $30 million in equity per deal. All Island Media publishes and distributes Pennysaver News, Town Crier and other titles to more than 750,000 homes and businesses in Nassau and Suffolk counties, N.Y.
buyer: Wafra Partners
Wafra Partners is a private equity firm that seeks to invest in and build successful middle-market companies. Wafra Partners purchases control or significant minority positions in companies with strong management, high-upside, discernable value and growth drivers. "
target parent: Hamilton Robinson Capital Partners
target: All Island Media, Inc.
All Island Media, Inc. is the leading shopper publication group serving the Long Island, New York local media market. AIM publishes and distributes Pennysaver News, Town Crier, and many other niche and special issue publications through 100% mailed circulation.
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closed 5/28/2020 via BNC Analysis

Wisconsin Media Group, acquired The Sheboygan Sun

synopsis: Wisconsin Media Group, a local community newspaper, digital media and digital marketing solutions company, has acquired The Sheboygan Sun, a community shopper publication serving Sheboygan, Wisconsin and surrounding communities. The Sheboygan Sun features classified ads, obituaries, and other local content.
buyer: Wisconsin Media Group
Wisconsin Media Group is a local community newspaper, digital media and digital marketing solutions company. Wisconsin Media Group is the number one source for local news in St. Albans, Milton, Colchester and Essex, Vermont; and Kiel, Chilton, New Holstein, Ripon, and Green Lake, Wisconsin. "
target: The Sheboygan Sun
The Sheboygan Sun is a community shopper publication serving Sheboygan, Wisconsin and surrounding communities. The Sheboygan Sun features classified ads, obituaries, and other local content. The paper reaches over 46,000 homes and is directly mailed to households every week.
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closed 9/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Verlagsgruppe Passau, purchased Amper-Bote from Bayerland

synopsis: Verlagsgruppe Passau (VGP), one of Europe's largest publishers of regional daily newspapers, has acquired Amper-Bote from Bayerland, a German print publishing company. Amper-Bote is the largest weekly advertising leaflet in the Dachau region. Amper-Bote contents include business ads and classified ads.
buyer: Verlagsgruppe Passau
Verlagsgruppe Passau (VGP) is one of Europe's largest publishers of regional daily newspapers with investments in Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic. Every week, VGP reaches more than 10 million readers with a print-run totalling 6.1 million. "
seller: Bayerland
Amper-Bote is the largest weekly advertising leaflet in the Dachau region. Amper-Bote contents include business ads and classified ads. Amper-Bote belongs to Bayerland, a German print publishing company. Bayerland publishes regional Bavarian literature and provides printing services.
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closed 3/16/2018 via BusinessWire

Clipper Magazine, acquired TheFlyer.com

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in activating consumers through intelligent media delivery, announced that The Flyer will join Clipper, the Valassis-owned magazine focused on local businesses. The Flyer is a direct mail local shopper that is distributed to more than 1.6 million households weekly throughout Southeast Florida and the Tampa Bay market.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Clipper Magazine
Valassis helps thousands of local and national brands tap the potential of industry-leading data through intelligent media delivery – understanding, engaging and inspiring millions of consumers to action with smarter cross-channel campaigns. "
target: TheFlyer.com
The Flyer is a direct mail local shopper that is distributed to more than 1.6 million households weekly throughout Southeast Florida and the Tampa Bay market.
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announced 4/19/2017 via Company Press Release

Südwestdeutsche Medienholding GmbH, will acquire Stadtanzeiger

synopsis: Medienholding Süd GmbH (MHS) and its affiliate publishers in the Stuttgart region acquire advertising and direct distribution activities of Jung-Verlag Makro-Medien-Dienst GmbH & Co. KG (JVMMD). JVMMD is the publisher of the "Stadtanzeiger" advertisement with numerous weekly editions in the Stuttgart region.
buyer: Südwestdeutsche Medienholding GmbH
Südwestdeutsche Medienholding GmbH is one of the leading media groups in Germany and offers a wide network of high-quality publications. In addition to newspapers, which constitute the core business of the group, they publish numerous technical information titles and advertising journals. "
target: Stadtanzeiger
Jung-Verlag Makro-Medien-Dienst GmbH & Co. KG (JVMMD) is the publisher of the "Stadtanzeiger" advertisement with numerous weekly editions in the Stuttgart region. Furthermore, its wholly-owned subsidiary Makro-Medien-Dienst Vertriebs GmbH (MMDV) operates direct distribution activities.
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closed 6/13/2012 via BusinessWire

PALS Investment Group, LLC, acquired Monthly Shopper, Inc.

synopsis: Monthly Shopper, Inc., based in Milford, MI, founded in 1981 and serving 12 communities in Metro Detroit with a four color, 250K circulation monthly advertising vehicle for local businesses, has been acquired by PALS Investment Group, LLC.
buyer: PALS Investment Group, LLC
PALS Investment Group's emphasis is on locally owned companies and services and promoting Michigan Made Products. Their goal is to be more than an advertising vehicle for small businesses, but a business partner. Their emphasis is on local and helping entrepreneurs grow their business. "
target: Monthly Shopper, Inc.
Monthly Shopper is a monthly free-circulation publication in Milford, Highland, West Bloomfield, North Farmington, Novi, South Lyon, Commerce, Grand Blanc, Fenton, Linden, Holly, and Clarkston. It is a four color magazine that offers local businesses an opportunity to advertise to residents.
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closed 11/30/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Mspark, Inc., acquired AdVenture Magazine

synopsis: AdVenture, a locally-owned direct mailing publication in St. Joseph, MO has been acquired by Mspark. Mspark, based in Helena, AL, is a results-oriented print and media distribution company, with the proven ability to deliver measurable results in rural markets across America.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Mspark, Inc.
Mspark, a privately held, national print and digital media distribution company, has partnered with clients to deliver reliable advertising solutions since 1988. Their business success stems from a simple premise providing measurable results and a solid return on the customer's marketing investment."
target: AdVenture Magazine
AdVenture is a locally-owned direct mailing publication in St. Joseph, MO. They connect businesses to the buying public via a direct mailed magazine for a fraction of the cost of a business doing a private mailing. Over 42,000+ mailed monthly
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closed 6/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

AIM Media Midwest, LLC, purchased Ohio publishing & commercial printing assets from Civitas Media, LLC

synopsis: AIM Media Midwest, LLC announced that it has acquired the print and online newspaper publishing assets and the commercial printing assets in Ohio from Civitas Media, LLC (“Civitas”). Civitas, headquartered in Davidson, North Carolina, is a portfolio company of Philadelphia-based private equity investment firm Versa Capital Management, LLC.
buyer parent: AIM Media Management
buyer: AIM Media Midwest, LLC
AIM Media Midwest, LLC is an entity formed by Jeremy L. Halbreich and Rick Starks for the purpose of acquiring and growing the print, online and commercial printing operations previously owned by Civitas Media, LLC in Ohio (plus one daily newspaper in West Virginia). "
seller parent: Versa Capital Management
seller: Civitas Media, LLC
The Ohio publishing and commercial printing assets includes seventeen (17) daily newspapers (16 in Ohio and 1 in West Virginia), fifteen (15) weekly publications and a variety of specialty publications including shoppers and magazines.
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announced 6/29/2022 via BNC Analysis

The Hoffmann Family of Companies, will acquire Florida Weekly

synopsis: The Hoffmann Family of Companies is set to acquire Florida Media Group, LLC, the publishers of nine newspapers with a circulation of more than 220,000 weekly readers, The Ave Maria Sun, Bonita Springs Florida Weekly, Babcock Ranch Telegraph, Charlotte Florida Weekly, Fort Myers Florida Weekly, Key West Florida Weekly, and more.
buyer: The Hoffmann Family of Companies
The Hoffmann Family of Companies invests in the people and businesses of the communities they love to visit and live in, and they are especially passionate about elevating the hospitality sector. "
target: Florida Weekly
Florida Media Group, LLC is a Florida-based publisher of nine newspapers with a circulation of more than 220,000 weekly readers. The papers include The Ave Maria Sun, Bonita Springs Florida Weekly, Babcock Ranch Telegraph, Charlotte Florida Weekly, Fort Myers Florida Weekly, and more.
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closed 3/25/2022 via BusinessWire

Postmedia Network Canada Corp., acquired Brunswick News Inc.

synopsis: Postmedia Network Canada Corp. announced the closing of the previously announced agreement to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of Brunswick News Inc. (“BNI”). The acquisition includes BNI’s daily and weekly newspapers, digital properties and parcel delivery business from J. D. Irving, Limited.
buyer: Postmedia Network Canada Corp. (TSX:PNC.B:$348.21)
Postmedia Network Canada Corp. is a Canadian media conglomerate consisting of the publishing properties of the former Canwest, with primary operations in newspaper publishing, news gathering and Internet operations. It is best known for being the owner of the National Post and the Financial Post. "
target parent: J.D. Irving Inc.
target: Brunswick News Inc.
Brunswick News Inc. is a Canadian newspaper publishing company based in Saint John, New Brunswick. The papers produced by BNI include the following: Telegraph-Journal, Times & Transcript in Moncton, Daily Gleaner in Fredericton, Miramichi Leader, Woodstock Bugle-Observer and more.
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closed 11/18/2021 via BNC Analysis

VPM Media Corporation, acquired Style Weekly

synopsis: VPM Media Corp., the parent company of Richmond-based VPM public television and radio stations, announced it has acquired Style Weekly, the Richmond publication that was closed down in September by its owner, Alden Global Capital, after nearly 39 years in print. Style Weekly's mission is to provide smart, witty and tenacious coverage of Richmond.
buyer: VPM Media Corporation
As Virginia’s home for public media, VPM connects nearly 2 million people across Central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley to insightful programming in arts and culture, history, science, news and education. "
target parent: Alden Global Capital
target: Style Weekly
Style Weekly's mission is to provide smart, witty and tenacious coverage of Richmond. Their editorial team strives to reveal Richmond's true identity through unflinching journalism, incisive writing, thoughtful criticism, arresting photography and sophisticated presentation.
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closed 9/8/2021 via Company Press Release

Something More Media, acquired The Port Lavaca Wave

synopsis: Something More Media, a company that helps newspapers and businesses to implement a strong digital presence, has acquired The Port Lavaca Wave from Hartman Newspapers, a family-owned newspaper company. The Port Lavaca Wave is a weekly newspaper in Port Lavaca, Texas. The paper provides news about sports, business, opinion, shopping and classifieds.
buyer: Something More Media
Something More Media is a company that helps newspapers and businesses to implement and maintain a strong digital presence. Something More Media offers social media management, branding, and strategic planning services for small businesses and newspapers. "
target parent: Hartman Newspapers, Inc.
target: The Port Lavaca Wave
The Port Lavaca Wave is a weekly newspaper in Port Lavaca, Texas. The Port Lavaca Wave is published every Wednesday and provides the latest news about Calhoun County. The paper provides news about sports, business, opinion, shopping and classifieds.
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closed 6/23/2021 via Company Press Release

Euclid Media Group, acquired LEO Weekly

synopsis: Euclid Media Group, a media company headquartered in Cleveland, OH, has acquired LEO Weekly, an award-winning Louisville alternative newsweekly publication. LEO Weekly provides a wide range of opinions and commentary on current affairs, as well as a guide to local and regional entertainment and recreation opportunities.
buyer: Euclid Media Group
Euclid Media Group (EMG) is a privately-held media company. EMG is focused on the multimedia production of relevant news and events for the culturally engaged consumer. Their brands include the Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay, Cincinnati CityBeat, Cleveland Scene, Detroit Metro Times, and more. "
target: LEO Weekly
LEO Weekly is an award-winning Louisville alternative newsweekly publication. LEO Weekly provides a wide range of opinions and commentary on current affairs, as well as a guide to local and regional entertainment and recreation opportunities. They offer articles on art, music, food, and more.
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closed 1/13/2021 via Company Press Release

Times-Journal, Inc., acquired Morgan County Citizen

synopsis: Times-Journal, Inc., a newspaper and magazine publisher in Georgia, has acquired the Morgan County Citizen, a weekly newspaper in Madison, Georgia. The Morgan County Citizen provides readers with the latest news in Georgia through their paper and website. They publish news about the community, sports, obituaries, classifieds, and businesses.
buyer: Times-Journal, Inc.
Times-Journal, Inc. is a newspaper and magazine publisher in Georgia. Times-Journal publishes daily and weekly newspapers, and operates news websites in central and north Georgia. Their brands include the Marietta Daily Journal, the Rome News-Tribune, Cherokee Tribune/Ledger news and more. "
target: Morgan County Citizen
The Morgan County Citizen is a weekly newspaper in Madison, Georgia. The Morgan County Citizen provides readers with the latest news in Georgia through their paper and website. They publish news about the community, public notices, sports, law enforcement, obituaries, classifieds, and businesses.
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closed 12/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Sean Cotton, acquired Gross Pointe News

synopsis: The Grosse Pointe News is delighted to share that Sean Cotton, a local Grosse Pointer, has purchased the newspaper and will serve as its new owner. Grosse Pointe News is a weekly newspaper serving the five-suburb community on the eastern edge of Wayne County.
buyer: Sean Cotton
Sean Cotton is the fifth owner of Grosse Pointe News, based out of Grosse Pointe, MI. The Grosse Pointe News is a weekly publication that reaches thousands of engaged readers in print and online. "
target: Gross Pointe News
The Grosse Pointe News is published by the Pointe News Group LLC and has been serving the Grosse Pointe community since 1940. Grosse Pointe News is a weekly newspaper serving the five-suburb community on the eastern edge of Wayne County.
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closed 12/17/2020 via Company Press Release

Clint Reilly, acquired San Francisco Media Co.

synopsis: Clint Reilly Communications, publisher of the Nob Hill Gazette and Gentry Magazine, has announced the acquisition of the San Francisco Examiner’s parent company, the San Francisco Media Co., and its affiliated publications including SF Weekly.
buyer: Clint Reilly
Headquartered in the historic Merchants Exchange Building in the San Francisco Financial District, Clinton Reilly is a diversified family of organizations including commercial real estate, hospitality, event production, food and wine, media and nonprofit educational endeavors. "
target parent: Black Press Ltd.
target: San Francisco Media Co.
The San Francisco Media Co. is a media publishing company that owns the San Francisco Examiner, SF Weekly, and SF Evergreen. The San Francisco Examiner is the highest circulated newspaper in San Francisco and San Mateo Counties.
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closed 9/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Schneps Media, acquired Dan's Papers, Inc.

synopsis: Schneps Media, the leading local media company serving New York City, Westchester and Long Island, has acquired Dan’s Papers from Manhattan Media, a media company in New York City and the Hamptons. Dan’s Papers publishes weekly newspapers and magazines that cater to the needs of locals, residents and visitors to the Hamptons and the East End.
buyer: Schneps Media
Schneps Media is the leading local media company serving New York City, Westchester and Long Island. IT owns 33 newspapers, 28 magazines and specialty publications and 20 websites, produces numerous podcasts and hosts 50 annual events. "
target parent: Isis Venture Partners
target: Dan's Papers, Inc.
Dan’s Papers is a diversified media company. Dan’s Papers publishes weekly newspapers and magazines that cater to the needs of locals, residents and visitors to the Hamptons and the East End. The company also publishes a monthly real estate magazine and operates food and wine events.
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announced 6/3/2020 via Company Press Release

Mentor Medier AS, will acquire Morgenbladet

synopsis: Scandinavian media group Mentor Medier will acquire NHST Media Group's shares in Morgenbladet. Upon completion, Mentor Medier will own 90.8 percent of the shares in Morgenbladet. Headquartered in Oslo, Morgenbladet is an independent weekly newspaper with an emphasis on politics, culture, and research.
buyer: Mentor Medier AS
Mentor Medier is a Scandinavian media group of publications and companies headquartered in Oslo. Mentor Medier wants to create greater understanding between people and groups and be an arena for debate and dialogue. "
target parent: NHST Media Group
target: Morgenbladet
Founded in 1819, Morgenbladet is an independent weekly Norwegian newspaper with an emphasis on politics, culture, and research. The newspaper is nationally and globally oriented and works to increase interest in criticism, dialogue, and exchange of views.
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announced 4/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Outlook Newspapers, will purchase Three Community News Titles from Los Angeles Times

synopsis: Outlook Newspapers, owned by Charlie Plowman, has agreed to purchase three community news titles, the Glendale News-Press, Burbank Leader and La Cañada Valley Sun, from the California Times, parent company of the Los Angeles Times.
buyer: Outlook Newspapers
Outlook Newspapers is a set of weekly newspapers with a vision of not only informing the communities they serve, but strengthening the relationships among its members and organizations. "
seller parent: NantWorks LLC
seller: Los Angeles Times
The acquisition includes three community news titles, the Glendale News-Press, Burbank Leader and La Cañada Valley Sun, from the California Times, parent company of the Los Angeles Times. The LA Times is a daily newspaper based in El Segundo, California, which has been published in LA, since 1881.
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closed 1/24/2018 via Company Press Release

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Maryland Pennysaver

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in activating consumers through intelligent media delivery, announced that it has acquired Maryland Pennysaver, a weekly regional shopping guide distributed via direct mail throughout Maryland, including the counties of Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Howard, Prince George’s, Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
As a leader in intelligent media delivery, Valassis integratse and optimizes campaigns including direct mail, newspaper inserts and digital advertising to enhance their 58,000 local, regional and national clients’ return on investment. "
target parent: Wafra Partners
target: Maryland Pennysaver
The Maryland Pennysaver is one of the largest independent shopping and direct mail publications, with 49 area specific, targeted editions delivered weekly to more than 543,000 homes and businesses equating to over a million readers throughout many counties in Maryland.
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closed 1/15/2010 via BusinessWire

Pennysaver, Inc., acquired Pennysaver Group, Inc.

synopsis: Pennysaver, Inc., purchased substantially all of the assets of Pennysaver Group Inc., in a UCC Article IX asset sale. Pennysaver Group Inc. is a direct mail shopper that has the fourth highest readership rates of any shopper in the U.S., according to Media Audit.
buyer parent: Blackstreet Capital Management
buyer: Pennysaver, Inc.
Pennysaver, Inc. publishes and distributes a direct mail shopper, The Maryland Pennysaver, to approximately 1.0 million homes and 165 zip codes in Maryland. "
target parent: SV Investment Partners
target: Pennysaver Group, Inc.
Pennysaver was established in 1979 and now is the East Coast's largest independent weekly shopping publication, publishing 66 editions weekly and delivering to over 1.1 million homes and businesses throughout Maryland.
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closed 10/9/2019 via PR Newswire

Direct Response Media Group Inc., acquired Valassis Canada

synopsis: Direct Response Media Group (DRMG), Canada's leading direct mail company focused on digitally-integrated, data-driven results, announced the acquisition of the Canadian subsidiary of Valassis, the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement.
buyer: Direct Response Media Group Inc.
Direct Response Media Group (DRMG) is Canada's leading direct mail company focused on digitally-integrated, data-driven results. DRMG distributes to over 175 million homes annually through Solo and Shared Media products including the flagship brand, Money Saver. "
target parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
target: Valassis Canada
Valassis is the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement. They work with over 60,000 companies and brands in a wide array of industries, partnering to anticipate consumer intent, inspire action, and create demand.
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closed 10/3/2018 via BusinessWire

Valassis, acquired One Brand Marketing

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in activating consumers through intelligent media delivery, announced that it has acquired One Brand Marketing. One Brand Marketing offers efficient postcard marketing solutions that enable merchants to target neighborhoods, create designs, print and mail a postcard campaign in real time.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis helps thousands of local and national brands tap the potential of industry-leading data through intelligent media delivery – understanding, engaging and inspiring millions of consumers to action with smarter cross-channel campaigns. "
target: One Brand Marketing
One Brand Marketing offers efficient postcard marketing solutions that enable merchants to target neighborhoods, create designs, print and mail a postcard campaign in real time. In addition, their Advanced Marketing Platform helps franchise organizations optimize local marketing programs.
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closed 1/24/2018 via Company Press Release

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Maryland Pennysaver

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in activating consumers through intelligent media delivery, announced that it has acquired Maryland Pennysaver, a weekly regional shopping guide distributed via direct mail throughout Maryland, including the counties of Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Howard, Prince George’s, Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
As a leader in intelligent media delivery, Valassis integratse and optimizes campaigns including direct mail, newspaper inserts and digital advertising to enhance their 58,000 local, regional and national clients’ return on investment. "
target parent: Wafra Partners
target: Maryland Pennysaver
The Maryland Pennysaver is one of the largest independent shopping and direct mail publications, with 49 area specific, targeted editions delivered weekly to more than 543,000 homes and businesses equating to over a million readers throughout many counties in Maryland.
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closed 9/6/2017 via BusinessWire

Clipper Magazine, acquired SI View

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced that SI View will join Clipper, the Valassis-owned magazine focused on local businesses. SI View offers a variety of specialty magazines where every business can find a niche. SI View is an effective marketing tool for generating response and building long-lasting brand recognition.
buyer parent: Valassis Communications, Inc.
buyer: Clipper Magazine
Clipper Magazine is one of the largest direct-mail publishers in the country. The magazine focuses on local businesses, providing a full range of results-driven marketing solutions that engage consumers every day as well as major regional and national advertisers. "
target: SI View
SI View is focused on their customers and the sustained growth of their business. They offer a variety of specialty magazines where every business can find a niche. SI View is an effective marketing tool for generating immediate response and building long-lasting brand recognition.
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closed 10/10/2017 via BusinessWire

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired MaxPoint Interactive

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced that it has completed the acquisition of MaxPoint Interactive, a leading digital marketing technology company. MaxPoint provides an industry-leading data management platform that fuels superior display advertising and in-store campaign solutions for advertising clients.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis is a leader in intelligent media delivery, providing media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share. By integrating online and offline data combined with powerful insights, Valassis targets its clients’ shoppers, offering unparalleled reach and scale. "
target: MaxPoint Interactive (MXPT:$144.42)
MaxPoint is a marketing technology company that generates hyperlocal intelligence to optimize brand and retail performance. They provide a platform for brands to connect the digital world with the physical world through hyperlocal execution, measurement, and consumer insights.
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closed 11/5/2015 via BusinessWire

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Clipper Magazine

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced the acquisition of Clipper Magazine, the leading provider of multi-channel marketing and promotional solutions to local businesses. Clipper Magazine is widely recognized by small business owners and consumers for its ability to create awareness and deliver results.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, provides over 15,000 clients with innovative media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share. Integrating online and offline data with powerful insights, Valassis precisely targets its clients’ most valuable shoppers. "
target parent: TEGNA Inc.
target: Clipper Magazine
Clipper Magazine, one of the largest direct-mail publishers in the country, publishes 332 local editions in 27 states, delivering response-driven, full-color glossy ads and money-saving offers. The magazine comprises local merchants and services as well as major regional and national advertisers.
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Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Printed Deals

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, announced the acquisition of Printed Deals, a Rochester, N.Y.-based value magazine serving hundreds of local businesses. Printed Deals works with more than 350 local businesses, offering coupon books, direct mail advertising in four-color and glossy magazines.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, provides over 15,000 clients with innovative media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share. Integrating online and offline data with powerful insights, Valassis precisely targets its clients’ most valuable shoppers. "
target: Printed Deals
Printed Deals is a locally owned and operated publication service based in Rochester, New York. They work with more than 350 local businesses, offering coupon books, direct mail advertising in four-color, glossy magazines.
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closed 2/4/2014 via BusinessWire

Harland Clarke Corp., acquired Valassis Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. announced the completion of its acquisition of Valassis Communications, Inc. Valassis is a leader in intelligent media delivery, providing over 15,000 advertisers proven and innovative media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Harland Clarke Corp.
Harland Clarke Corp. is a leading provider of integrated payment solutions, marketing services, security solutions, and retail products. It serves clients of all sizes in industries such as financial services, retail, healthcare, insurance, and telecommunications. "
target: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis is one of the nation's leading media and marketing services companies, offering unparalleled reach and scale to more than 15,000 advertisers. Its RedPlum® media portfolio delivers value on a weekly basis to over 100 million shoppers across a multi-media platform.
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closed 6/21/2012 via PR Newswire

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Brand.net

synopsis: Valassis, one of the nation's leading media and marketing services companies, announced it has enhanced its digital display network -- the Valassis Audience Network -- with the acquisition of Brand.net, an online display, video and mobile advertising platform. Brand.net is the digital media brand buying solution for the largest global brands.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis is one of the nation's leading media and marketing services companies, offering unparalleled reach and scale to more than 15,000 advertisers. Its RedPlum® media portfolio delivers value on a weekly basis to over 100 million shoppers across a multi-media platform. "
target: Brand.net
Brand.net is the digital media brand buying solution for the largest global brands. The company is the first to combine the reach and quality, high-impact media of television with digital media's precise audience, geographic, and contextual targeting.
price ($mm)
$18
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/2/2007 via PR Newswire

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired ADVO, Inc.

synopsis: Valassis completed its acquisition of ADVO, Inc., the nation's leading direct mail media company, for an acquisition price of approximately $1.2 billion (on a fully diluted basis), including the refinancing of approximately $125 million in existing ADVO debt.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis offers a wide range of marketing services to consumer packaged goods manufacturers, retailers, technology companies and other customers with operations in the United States, Europe, Mexico and Canada. "
target: ADVO, Inc.
ADVO is the nation’s leading direct mail media company, with annual revenues of nearly $1.4 billion. The company’s industry-leading targeting technology, coupled with its unparalleled logistics capabilities, enable retailers seeking superior return on investment to target.
price ($mm)
$1,200
rev ($mm)
$1,443
EBITDA ($mm)
$100
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
12.0x
closed 9/20/2004 via BNC Analysis

Valassis Communications, Inc., purchased direct-mail division from Catalina Marketing Corporation

synopsis: Catalina Marketing Corp., which compiles consumer-preference lists from supermarket checkout information, said Monday that it sold its direct-mail division to Valassis Communications Inc. for cash.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
Valassis offers a wide range of marketing services to consumer packaged goods manufacturers, retailers, technology companies and other customers with operations in the United States, Europe, Mexico and Canada. "
seller: Catalina Marketing Corporation
Catalina Marketing was founded on the premise that the combination of access to consumers and insight into their actual purchase behavior would enable more effective, cost-efficient promotions than traditional marketing approaches.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/24/2018 via Company Press Release

Valassis Communications, Inc., acquired Maryland Pennysaver

synopsis: Valassis, a leader in activating consumers through intelligent media delivery, announced that it has acquired Maryland Pennysaver, a weekly regional shopping guide distributed via direct mail throughout Maryland, including the counties of Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Howard, Prince George’s, Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s.
buyer parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
buyer: Valassis Communications, Inc. (VCI:$2,081.67)
As a leader in intelligent media delivery, Valassis integratse and optimizes campaigns including direct mail, newspaper inserts and digital advertising to enhance their 58,000 local, regional and national clients’ return on investment. "
target parent: Wafra Partners
target: Maryland Pennysaver
The Maryland Pennysaver is one of the largest independent shopping and direct mail publications, with 49 area specific, targeted editions delivered weekly to more than 543,000 homes and businesses equating to over a million readers throughout many counties in Maryland.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 9/19/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Beckett, acquired Due Dilly

synopsis: Beckett, the most trusted name in the collectibles industry, announced that it has completed an acquisition of Due Dilly, a technology company using computer vision to provide instant quality assessments and real-time pricing for collectibles.
buyer: Beckett
Beckett provides the most amazing products and services on the planet for collectors. With over 30 years experience assembling the industry's most comprehensive collectibles database, Beckett is uniquely positioned to become the world's premier alternative assets platform. "
target: Due Dilly
Due Dilly is a technology company using computer vision to provide instant quality assessments and real-time pricing for collectibles. Aggregating pricing sources from all over the web, Due Dilly provides real-time pricing details of collectible sports cards.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/31/2022 via Company Press Release

Gruppo MutuiOnline SpA, will acquire Rastreator and LeLynx.fr

synopsis: Gruppo MutuiOnline, a retail credit and insurance broker in Italy, will acquire Rastreator and LeLynx.fr from RVU, a group of online comparison platforms. Rastreator and LeLynx.fr are comparison platforms in Spain and France. Rastreator allows users to compare insurance, energy, and more. LeLynx.fr helps people to find the best insurance contracts.
buyer: Gruppo MutuiOnline SpA (BIT:MOL:$311.27)
Gruppo MutuiOnline is a retail credit and insurance broker in Italy. Gruppo MutuiOnline provides services for mortgage loans, consumer loans, and insurance through their various websites. Their main sites include www.mutuionline.it, www.prestitionline.it, www.segugio.it and www.trovaprezzi.it. "
target parent: Red Ventures, LLC
target: Rastreator and LeLynx.fr
Rastreator and LeLynx.fr are comparison platforms in Spain and France. Rastreator is a comparison platform in Spain for insurance, telephony, mortgages, energy and more. LeLynx.fr is a French insurance comparison platform that helps people to obtain the best insurance contracts.
price ($mm)
$150
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/26/2022 via BusinessWire

Valnet Inc., acquired Pocket-lint

synopsis: Valnet Inc. has completed the acquisition of Pocket-lint.com, a leading digital tech publication based out of the UK. Pocket-lint started with a small team of professional journalists in 2003 and has since expanded its coverage to include news, reviews, opinions and guides on all things consumer tech.
buyer parent: Valsoft Corp
buyer: Valnet Inc.
With more than 3.5 billion sessions per year, Valnet is the leading digital content investment company that owns and operates a diversified portfolio of premier digital publishing assets across multiple verticals. "
target: Pocket-lint
Pocket-lint.com is a leading digital tech publication based out of the UK. Pocket-lint started with a small team of professional journalists in 2003 and has since expanded its coverage to include news, reviews, opinions and guides on all things consumer tech.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2022 via BNC Analysis

Love Energy Savings, acquired Energy Helpline

synopsis: Love Energy Savings, an energy comparison platform in the UK, has acquired Energy Helpline, a price comparison service in the UK. Energy Helpline helps thousands of households to reduce their energy bills by providing them with fast, free and friendly advice on the best gas and electricity deal for them.
buyer: Love Energy Savings
Love Energy Savings is an energy comparison platform in the UK. Love Energy Savings is dedicated to helping households and businesses save money on their utilities. Their platform allows users to compare electricity, gas, business telecom, and more. "
target: Energy Helpline
Based in the United Kingdom, Energy Helpline is a price tool for the electricity and gas sectors. It operates in both the direct and affiliate channels via on and off-line customer conversion. They provide customers with fast, free and friendly advice on their best gas and electricity deal.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/6/2022 via PR Newswire

SolarReviews, acquired Fixr

synopsis: SolarReviews, the largest consumer reviews website in the solar industry, has acquired Fixr, the definitive online resource for home remodeling advice. Fixr offers over 700 accurate and detailed cost guides for a wide array of home improvement and renovation projects, including kitchen remodeling, roof repair, pest control, flooring, HVAC and more.
buyer: SolarReviews
SolarReviews is the largest consumer reviews website in the solar industry. SolarReviews offers detailed reviews and ratings for residential solar panels and solar panel installation companies. Their platform allows users to search for installers, view their profiles, and request a quote. "
target: Fixr
Fixr is the definitive online resource for home remodeling advice. Fixr offers over 700 accurate and detailed cost guides for a wide array of home improvement and renovation projects, including kitchen and bathroom remodeling, roof replacement and repair, pest control, flooring, HVAC, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/30/2022 via BNC Analysis

Rocket Revenue AB, acquired AffiliJet

synopsis: Rocket Revenue AB, a digital marketing company in Sweden, has acquired Affilijet Operations AB from Speqta AB, a performance marketing company in Sweden. AffiliJet an affiliate marketing company in Sweden. AffiliJet operates comparison sites for loans, credit cards, discount codes, and electricity agreements through media house collaborations.
buyer: Rocket Revenue AB
Rocket Revenue is one of the Nordic region's fastest growing digital marketing companies. Rocket Revenue uses the power of Facebook, Google and other digital platforms to help companies grow. They offer services for paid social, paid search, SEO, creative, and more. "
target parent: Speqta AB
target: AffiliJet
AffiliJet a leading affiliate marketing company in Sweden. AffiliJet create
s comparison and shopping services
 for consumers. The company operates comparison sites for unsecured loans, credit cards, discount codes, and electricity agreements through media house collaborations.
price ($mm)
$1.09
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/11/2022 via BusinessWire

NerdWallet, Inc., acquired Barrelhead, Inc

synopsis: NerdWallet, Inc., a platform that provides financial guidance to consumers and small- and mid-sized businesses, has acquired On the Barrelhead, Inc., a data-driven platform that provides consumers and SMBs with credit-driven product recommendations to help improve their financial lives.
buyer: NerdWallet, Inc. (NRDS:$379.60)
NerdWallet is on a mission to provide clarity for all of life’s financial decisions. As a personal finance website and app, NerdWallet provides consumers with trustworthy and knowledgeable financial information so they can make smart money moves. "
target: Barrelhead, Inc
On the Barrelhead is a data-driven platform that provides consumers and SMBs with credit-driven product recommendations to help improve their financial lives.
price ($mm)
$120
rev ($mm)
$38
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/22/2022 via BNC Analysis

CCM Benchmark Group, acquired Edcom

synopsis: CCM Benchmark Group, a leading digital media group in France, has acquired Edcom, a French website for comparing smartphones, mobile plans, and internet providers. Edcom allows users to compare a large variety of mobile plans, internet packages, and smartphones. The site also provides daily articles to keep users informed about new offers.
buyer parent: Dassault Systemes
buyer: CCM Benchmark Group
CCM Benchmark Group is a leading digital media group in France. CCM Benchmark Group owns and operates multiple websites that attract over 50 million unique visitors per month. The company also offers performance marketing and programmatic advertising services. "
target: Edcom
Edcom is a French website for comparing smartphones, mobile plans, and internet providers. Edcom allows users to compare a large variety of mobile plans, internet packages, and smartphones. The site also provides daily articles to keep users informed about new offers and promotions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/22/2022 via BNC Analysis

Flipp, acquired reebee

synopsis: Flipp, the Canadian technology company and leader in digital savings content, has acquired reebee, Canada's second largest digital savings distribution channel. With this acquisition, Flipp significantly increases their reach across the country, further strengthening their position as Canada's largest distributor of digital savings content.
buyer: Flipp
Based in Canada, Flipp is a technology platform that is reinventing the way people plan their weekly shopping trip. The largest retailers and brands in North America use the Flipp platform to create, curate and distribute savings content to millions of highly-engaged shoppers every day. "
target: reebee
Based in Ontario, Reebee is a digital advertising platform that is designed to provide consumers with content to make informed shopping decisions. Reebee helps connect the largest retailers and brands in Canada with millions of weekly, high-intent shoppers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/22/2022 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, will acquire Facile.it S.p.A.

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in Facile.it, the leading Italian online price comparison platform, from EQT and Oakley Capital, a pan-European private equity firm.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is a global technology investment firm, with more than $60 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of investment and operating professionals based in Menlo Park, New York, London, Hong Kong, Cupertino and San Francisco. "
target parent: EQT AB
target: Facile.it S.p.A.
Facile.it is the leading Italian Online Price Comparison platform, helping over 4 million customers every month to compare prices on key areas of their household spending, providing access to a wide product offering, helping them save time and money.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$147
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/1/2022 via BusinessWire

Valnet Inc., acquired TopSpeed

synopsis: Valnet Inc. has successfully completed the acquisition of TopSpeed.com, a leading digital automotive publication. The site covers news and trends within the automotive industry by publishing daily articles, spy shots and thorough buyer guides and reviews.
buyer parent: Valsoft Corp
buyer: Valnet Inc.
With more than 3.5 billion sessions per year, Valnet is the leading digital content investment company that owns and operates a diversified portfolio of premier digital publishing assets across multiple verticals. "
target: TopSpeed
TopSpeed was founded in 2003 with the goal of becoming the preferred online destination for car enthusiasts. The site covers news and trends within the automotive industry by publishing daily articles, spy shots and thorough buyer guides and reviews.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/18/2022 via BNC Analysis

Testberichte.de, acquired CodeCheck

synopsis: Testberichte.de, a leading comparison website in Germany, has acquired CodeCheck, a mobile shopping assistant in Germany. CodeCheck provides full transparency over the ingredients in food, drinks and cosmetics. The app allows users to scan barcodes find out whether the products are vegan, vegetarian or gluten- or lactose-free.
buyer: Testberichte.de
Testberichte.de is a leading comparison website in Germany. Testberichte.de provides comprehensive and trustworthy information to help people make better purchasing decisions. Their platform allows users to compare computers, TVs, cameras, smartphones, automobiles, home & garden products, and more. "
target: CodeCheck
CodeCheck is a mobile shopping assistant in Germany. CodeCheck provides full transparency over the ingredients in food, drinks and cosmetics. The app allows users to scan barcodes find out whether the products are vegan, vegetarian or gluten- or lactose-free.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/26/2022 via Company Press Release

VPN Online, acquired VPNThrive.com

synopsis: VPNOnline, a leading name in the VPN industry has acquired VPNThrive, to further strengthen its position in the VPN industry. Launch in April 2020, VPNThrive was the internet's #1 guide on finding the best VPN for various situations. They did in-depth unbiased reviews of each VPN service.
buyer: VPN Online
VPN Online was started in 2019 and is now one of the fastest-growing companies in the cyber-security space. The team of VPN experts tests and reviews each and every VPN service that is new in the market. The results of these tests are then shared with the readers and visitors of this site. "
target: VPNThrive.com
Launch in April 2020, VPNThrive was the internet's #1 guide on finding the best VPN for various situations. They did in-depth unbiased reviews of each VPN service. VPNThrive was located Chicago and was started by Erwin Caniba.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/6/2022 via PR Newswire

AmatoMartin, acquired Clipper Magazine

synopsis: AmatoMartin, a privately held investment company, announced the acquisition of one of the largest publications in the US, Clipper Magazine from Vericast. Clipper Magazine is a leading provider of multichannel advertising and promotional solutions for local businesses with nearly 40 years of audience and advertiser engagement.
buyer: AmatoMartin
AmatoMartin is a privately held investment company. AmatoMartin are entrepreneurs & operators, who strive to partner with like-minded leaders to help them realize their vision with greater speed and certainty. "
target parent: MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc.
target: Clipper Magazine
Clipper Magazine is a leading provider of multichannel advertising and promotional solutions for local businesses with nearly 40 years of audience and advertiser engagement through magazine publications and digital offerings.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/23/2022 via Company Press Release

Ebra SAS, acquired Humanoid SAS

synopsis: The EBRA group, a newspaper publisher in France, has acquired Humanoid, a French media company. Humanoid owns and operates 3 websites. Their brands include Frandroid, an online buyer's guide for smartphones, computers, TVs, and other technologies; Numerama, a news website focused on technology; and Madmoizelle, a lifestyle website aimed at women.
buyer parent: Groupe Credit Mutuel
buyer: Ebra SAS
EBRA is a newspaper publisher in France. EBRA owns and publishes 9 daily regional newspapers that are distributed across eastern France. Their papers include Le Dauphiné libéré, Le Progrès, l'Est républicain, le Républicain Lorrain, le Bien Public, le Journal de Saône et Loire, l'Alsace and more. "
target: Humanoid SAS
Humanoid is a French media company. Humanoid owns and operates 3 websites. Their brands include Frandroid, an online buyer's guide for smartphones, computers, TVs, and other technologies; Numerama, a news website focused on technology; and Madmoizelle, a lifestyle website aimed at women.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/16/2022 via GlobeNewswire

CampShores, acquired CampVec

synopsis: CampShores, an online resource for information on camping, has acquired CampVec, a camping and kayaking review website. CampVec provides experience-based reviews and well-researched buying guides for camping gear and equipment. They cover inflatable canoes, inflatable tents, inflatable fishing kayaks, 3 person kayaks, and more.
buyer: CampShores
CampShores is an online resource for information on camping. CampShores provides reviews and advise for camping and kayaking trips. They offer guides and reviews to help campers find the best camping gear, campsites, and kayaking locations. "
target: CampVec
CampVec is a camping and kayaking review website. CampVec provides experience-based reviews and well-researched buying guides for camping gear and equipment. They cover inflatable canoes, inflatable tents, inflatable fishing kayaks, 3 person kayaks, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/28/2022 via BNC Analysis

CentralNic Group plc, will acquire Vergleich.org

synopsis: CentralNic, a global tech company, will acquire Vergleich.org, a leading comparison platform in Germany. Vergleich.org tests and compares products and services to provide their users with comprehensive purchasing advice. Their platform provides comparisons for vacuums, coffee makers, vitamins, shoes, dash cams, smartphones, chairs, and more.
buyer: CentralNic Group plc (AIM:CNIC:$482.74)
CentralNic is a global company that drives the growth of the global digital economy by developing and managing software platforms allowing businesses to buy subscriptions to domain names and related services, including protecting their brands online. "
target: Vergleich.org
Vergleich.org is a leading comparison platform in Germany. Vergleich.org tests and compares products and services to provide their users with comprehensive purchasing advice. Their platform provides comparisons for vacuums, coffee makers, vitamins, shoes, dash cams, smartphones, chairs, and more.
price ($mm)
$75
rev ($mm)
$55
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
2.2x
EV / EBITDA
11.0x
closed 2/9/2022 via BNC Analysis

Valnet Inc., acquired Busy Pixel Media

synopsis: Valnet Inc. has successfully completed the acquisition of Busy Pixel Media (“BPM”), a leading digital media company. Headquartered in Pennsylvania, USA, Busy Pixel Media focuses on providing product recommendations and analysis around the latest technology, global trends and the outdoor and backyard spaces.
buyer parent: Valsoft Corp
buyer: Valnet Inc.
Valnet is a leading multi-vertical digital media publisher and owner of a variety of premium digital publications, including movie news authority ScreenRant.com, pop culture site CBR.com and video game news site GameRant.com. "
target: Busy Pixel Media
Headquartered in Pennsylvania, USA, Busy Pixel Media focuses on providing product recommendations and analysis around the latest technology, global trends and the outdoor and backyard spaces. Their global audience includes influential consumers from around the world.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/24/2022 via GlobeNewswire

ZoomerMedia Ltd., acquired blogTO

synopsis: ZoomerMedia, Canada's leading diversified multimedia company, announced that it has acquired all of the shares of Freshdaily Inc., owner and publisher of blogTO, the leading digital source for local Toronto news, culture, restaurant reviews, event listings, and all the best the city has to offer.
buyer: ZoomerMedia Ltd. (TSXV:ZUM:$37.12)
Founded in 2008, ZoomerMedia is Canada's leading diversified multimedia company devoted to creating content, services and experiences for Canada's largest demographic - "Zoomers" or the 17.2 million Canadians aged 45plus - on all platforms: television, radio, print, digital, and live events. "
target: blogTO
Freshdaily Inc. is the owner and publisher of blogTO, the leading digital source for local Toronto news, culture, restaurant reviews, event listings, and all the best the city has to offer.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA

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Moneysupermarket.com Ltd
Moneysupermarket.com Ltd
Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC provides online price comparison services in the UK. Through their Websites MoneySuperMarket.com, MoneySavingExpert.com, and TravelsuperMarket.com, they provide online services to compare various products in the financial, insurance, travel, and home services markets.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$463.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$161.90
EBIT ($mm)
$149.94
Net Income ($mm)
$109.86
Employees
631
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Ticker: QUOT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quotient Technology Inc.
Quotient Technology Inc.
Quotient Technology Inc., which recently changed its name from Coupons.com Incorporated, is a leading digital promotion and media platform that connects brands, retailers and consumers. They distribute digital coupons and media through a variety of products.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$424.68
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.70
EBIT ($mm)
($13.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
877
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Ticker: TSE:2371
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kakaku.com
Kakaku.com, Inc provides price comparison services and products information through its website. The Company also provides Internet advertising services. They are based in Tokyo, Japan.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$396.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$203.72
EBIT ($mm)
$190.96
Net Income ($mm)
$132.08
Employees
727
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Zomato
Zomato
Zomato is an Indian multinational restaurant aggregator and food delivery company. They provide information, menus and user-reviews of restaurants as well as food delivery options from partner restaurants in select cities.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$254.21
EBITDA ($mm)
($63.35)
EBIT ($mm)
($77.02)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OM:BETCO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Better Collective A/S
Better Collective A/S
Better Collective’s vision is to empower iGamers through transparency and technology – this is what has made them the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Their portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$192.22
EBITDA ($mm)
$59.31
EBIT ($mm)
$51.23
Net Income ($mm)
$18.77
Employees
781
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Ticker: MAPS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Weedmaps, LLC
Weedmaps, LLC
Weedmaps is an online community connecting cannabis consumers, patients, retailers, doctors, and brands. Weedmaps provides consumers with information about cannabis products, retailers and brands. They also offer cloud-based point of sale, logistics and ordering software to cannabis retailers.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$178.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$26.40
EBIT ($mm)
$22.42
Net Income ($mm)
$29.89
Employees
413
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Ticker: EHTH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
eHealth, Inc.
eHealth, Inc.
eHealthInsurance, is an online source of health insurance for individuals, families, seniors and small businesses. Through the company's websites consumers can get quotes from leading health insurance carriers, compare plans side by side, and apply for and purchase health insurance products.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$177.28
EBITDA ($mm)
($18.07)
EBIT ($mm)
($22.42)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
944
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Ticker: ASX:ISU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iSelect Ltd
iSelect is an Australian comparison website. It aims to save its customers money, time and effort by making available product information and advice for comparison purposes across the widest range of Australian insurers. iSelect allows users to compare insurance, utilities, credit cards, and loans.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$141.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.50
EBIT ($mm)
$16.94
Net Income ($mm)
$12.55
Employees
426
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Travelzoo Inc
Travelzoo Inc
Travelzoo is an Internet media company that provides its 30 million members insider deals and one-of-a-kind experiences personally reviewed by deal experts around the globe. The company specializes in travel, entertainment, and lifestyle experiences.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$102.58
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.86
EBIT ($mm)
$0.47
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
418
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