Like Retail Solutions, Inc.

closed 10/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Retail Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: IRI, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, CPG, retail and media companies, announced that it has acquired Retail Solutions, Inc. (RSi), the leading provider of supply chain solutions for CPG manufacturers and retailers.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses. "
target parent: VeriSign, Inc.
target: Retail Solutions, Inc.
Retail Solutions is a leading provider of demand data management tools and services for retailers and consumer goods companies seeking to maximize their profitability and efficiency.
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closed 10/14/2020 via BNC Analysis

Anker Kassensysteme GmbH, acquired Locafox GmbH

synopsis: Bielefeld-based Anker Kassensysteme, a provider of hardware and other solutions around the point-of-sale (POS), acquires Berlin-based LocaFox from its founders and other capital provider. LocaFox develops and distributes cloud-based software solutions, particularly targeting small and medium-sized companies in the retail sector.
buyer parent: Halder Beteiligungsberatung GmbH
buyer: Anker Kassensysteme GmbH
Anker Kassensysteme based in Bielefeld, Germany, is a provider of hardware and product solutions for the point-of-sale (POS) area. The company's product portfolio compromises cash cassettes, drawers, and poles as well as integrated POS systems. "
target: Locafox GmbH
LocaFox develops and distributes cloud-based software POS (point of sale) solutions, particularly targeting small and medium-sized companies in the retail sector. LocaFox has an independently developed, sophisticated software product that is currently in use at over 2,500 checkouts in Germany.
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closed 9/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

ChapsVision, acquired Octipas

synopsis: ChapsVision, a French company aiming to become the European leader in data analysis software solutions, has acquired Octipas, a French provider of omnichannel POS solutions. Octipas offers a unified commerce platform that helps retailers to grow their brand. Their platform provides solutions for order management, POS and inventory management.
buyer: ChapsVision
ChapsVision is a French company aiming to become the European leader in data analysis software solutions. ChapsVision enables government organizations and businesses to solve intelligence and data analysis problems using a powerful cognitive platform for analysts and business users. "
target: Octipas
Octipas is a French provider of omnichannel point of sale (POS) solutions. Octipas offers an intelligent unified commerce platform that helps retailers to boost their sales and grow their brand. Their platform provides solutions for order management, in-store and online POS and inventory management.
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closed 9/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Confirma Software AB, acquired SKJ Systems

synopsis: Confirma Software, a Nordic platform focused on acquiring strong enterprise software companies, has acquired SKJ Systems, a Finnish provider of POS systems. Skj Systems offers POS solutions under the Jeemly and Flowvy brands. Their modular software is used by over 1000 customers in the retail, restaurant, and consumer services industries.
buyer parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
buyer: Confirma Software AB
Confirma Software is a Nordic platform focused on acquiring strong enterprise software companies with specialized offerings for SME customers. Confirma Software is committed to continue the successful operation of each of its subsidiaries under their existing brands and with existing management. "
target: SKJ Systems
SKJ Systems is a Finnish provider of point-of-sales (POS) systems. Skj Systems offers POS solutions under the Jeemly and Flowvy brands. Their modular software is used by over 1000 customers in the retail, restaurant, and consumer services industries.
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closed 9/2/2020 via BNC Analysis

POS Nation, acquired CAP Software

synopsis: POS Nation, a value-added reseller of turnkey point of sale (POS) solutions, has acquired CAP Software, a provider of retail POS and inventory control software systems. CAP Software offers a powerful, easy-to-use POS solution that enable retailers to spend less time on inventory and more time on growing sales and improving customer service.
buyer: POS Nation
POS Nation is a value-added reseller of turnkey point of sale solutions. POS Nation bundles hardware, software, and services to provide customized solutions to meet a range of business needs. The company primarily serves independent retailers and restaurants in a variety of markets. "
target: CAP Software
CAP Software is a provider of retail Point-of-Sale (POS) and inventory control software systems. CAP Software offers a powerful, easy-to-use POS solution that enable retailers to spend less time on inventory and more time on growing sales and improving customer service.
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announced 8/19/2020 via Company Press Release

Nithit Sahornlak, will acquire ITEC Software Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Nithit Sahornlak, a former shareholder of ITEC Software Co., Ltd., will acquire a 51% stake in ITEC Software from Com7, a retailer of IT products in Thailand. ITEC Software is a provider of point of sale (POS) software solutions in Thailand. Their POS software enable businesses to more efficiently take orders and keep track of payments and stock.
buyer: Nithit Sahornlak
Nithit Sahornlak is a former shareholder of ITEC Software Co., Ltd. "
target parent: Com7 Public Company Limited
target: ITEC Software Co., Ltd.
ITEC Software is a provider of point of sale (POS) software solutions in Thailand. ITEC Software offers POS solutions for retailers and restaurants. Their POS software features inventory management solutions and enable businesses to more efficiently take orders and keep track of payments and stock.
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$0.18*
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announced 8/19/2020 via GlobeNewswire

iFresh, will acquire Jiuxiang Blue Sky Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd.

synopsis: iFresh, Inc., an Asian American grocery supermarket chain, will acquire Jiuxiang Blue Sky Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. (Jiuxiang), a Chinese technology company that engages in supply chain financial services and integrated payment systems. Jiuxiang offers an advanced supply chain platform that helps their clients to operate more efficiently.
buyer: iFresh (IFMK:$87.16)
iFresh is a leading Asian American grocery supermarket chain and online grocer. With nine retail supermarkets along the US eastern seaboard, iFresh aims to satisfy the demands of Asian Americans for culturally unique produce, seafood and other groceries that are not found in mainstream supermarkets."
target: Jiuxiang Blue Sky Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
Jiuxiang Blue Sky Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. is a Chinese technology company that engages in supply chain financial services, integrated payment systems, and prepaid card marketing systems. Jiuxiang offers an advanced supply chain platform that helps their clients to operate more efficiently.
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announced 8/12/2020 via GlobeNewswire

StoneCo Ltd., will acquire Linx S.A.

synopsis: StoneCo Ltd., a leading provider of financial technology solutions that empower merchants to conduct commerce seamlessly across multiple channels, has signed a definitive agreement to merge its business with Linx, a leading provider of retail management software in Brazil.
buyer: StoneCo Ltd.
Stone is a leading provider of financial technology solutions that empower merchants and integrated partners to conduct electronic commerce seamlessly across in-store, online, and mobile channels. They are based in Brazil. Their businesses include Stone, Pagar.me, Mundipagg, Equals and Cappta. "
target: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$157.02)
Linx are a leading cloud-based technology company in Latin America and a market leader in Brazil in terms of revenue, in the ERP and POS management software segment.
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closed 8/3/2020 via finextra.com

Apple, Inc., acquired Mobeewave

synopsis: Apple, a multinational technology company, has acquired Mobeewave, a Canadian provider of mobile POS solutions. Mobeewave makes payments simple and effortless for merchants. Their solution enables merchants to accept payments by taping their client's card onto the back of their NFC-enabled mobile device.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$273,857.00)
Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms—iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS—provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices. "
target: Mobeewave
Mobeewave is a Canadian provider of mobile POS solutions. Mobeewave makes payments simple and effortless for merchants. Their solution enables merchants to accept payments by taping their client's card onto the back of their NFC-enabled mobile device.
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closed 7/15/2020 via PR Newswire

Valsoft Corp, acquired ALLTrust Networks

synopsis: Valsoft Corporation Inc., a Montreal-based company specializing in the acquisition and development of vertical market software businesses, has acquired AllTrust Networks, a provider of end-to-end check cashing solutions software. AllTrust offers check cashing solutions that provides businesses with a fast and safe way to accept all types of checks.
buyer: Valsoft Corp
Valsoft Corporation is a Canadian company that acquires and develops vertical market software companies. Valsoft enables each business to deliver the best mission-critical solutions for customers in their respective industry or niche. "
target: ALLTrust Networks
AllTrust Networks is a leader and complete provider of end-to-end check cashing solutions software. AllTrust offers web-based and PC-based check cashing solutions that provides businesses with a fast, friendly and safe way to accept all types of checks.
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announced 6/16/2020 via Company Press Release

Kinaxis, will acquire Rubikloud Technologies

synopsis: Ottawa-based Kinaxis Inc., the authority in driving agility for fast, confident decision-making in an unpredictable world, will acquire Rubikloud, a Canadian provider of AI solutions that automate supply chain prescriptive analytics and decision-making in the retail and consumer packaged goods (CPG) industries.
buyer: Kinaxis (TSX:KXS:$198.55)
Ottawa-based Kinaxis empowers businesses to make confident supply chain decisions. The company solves complex business problems in easy-to-understand ways by combining human and machine intelligence to plan for any future, monitor risks, and opportunities, and respond at the pace of change. "
target: Rubikloud Technologies
Toronto-based Rubikloud is a provider of AI solutions that automate supply chain prescriptive analytics and decision-making in the retail and consumer packaged goods industries. Its offerings include demand forecasting and automation to manage and optimize trade promotions, pricing, and assortment.
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closed 5/28/2020 via GlobeNewswire

OLB Group, Inc., acquired DoubleBeam

synopsis: The OLB Group, Inc., a FinTech company, has acquired DoubleBeam in an asset purchase transaction from POSaBIT, Inc. DoubleBeam provides mobile solutions that integrate into existing mobile applications and POS Systems and help merchants improve their customer experience while saving money on their cost of payments.
buyer: OLB Group, Inc. (:$10.32)
The OLB Group, Inc. is a commerce service provider that delivers fully outsourced private label shopping solutions to highly trafficked websites and retail locations. The company provides end-to-end e-commerce, mobile, and retail solutions to customers. "
target parent: POSaBit
target: DoubleBeam
DoubleBeam provides cloud and mobile solutions to improve the customer experience and save on the cost of payments. DoubleBeam integrates with existing mobile applications and POS systems to close the loop between offers and promotions, and customer purchasing habits and preferences.
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closed 5/19/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Standard Cognition, acquired Checkout Technologies

synopsis: Standard Cognition, which provides the only autonomous checkout solution that can be quickly and easily installed in retailers’ existing stores, announced that it has acquired Milan, Italy-based Checkout Technologies, which has developed Artificial Intelligence technology for retail frictionless checkout.
buyer: Standard Cognition
Standard Cognition provides the most flexible AI-powered autonomous checkout solutions for brick & mortar retailers. Available to any retailer, the Standard solution lets consumers shop and pay without waiting in line, scanning or stopping to check out. "
target: Checkout Technologies
Milan, Italy-based Checkout Technologies has developed Artificial Intelligence technology for retail frictionless checkout. They enhance user experience with the most advanced technologies, so customers have to enter the store, take products they need and just walk out. Easily, without any line.
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closed 5/6/2020 via Company Press Release

Zumasys, Inc., acquired Total Computing Solutions, LLC

synopsis: Zumasys, a software company specializing in the Pick MultiValue market, has acquired Total Computing Solutions (TCS), a leading retail and education systems software development company. TCS provides comprehensive POS software for retail customers and college stores.
buyer: Zumasys, Inc.
Zumasys is a software company specializing in the Pick MultiValue market. Zumasys actively develops two NoSQL MultiValue database engines, jBASE and OpenQM. They extend the functionality of every Pick system with their advanced connectivity and productivity tools, AccuTerm and MVConnect. "
target: Total Computing Solutions, LLC
Total Computing Solutions (TCS) is a leading retail and education systems software development company. TCS provides comprehensive POS software for retail customers and college stores. Their software suite offers full-scale automation support for multi-store and chain store operations.
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announced 2/6/2020 via PR Newswire

Epos Now, will acquire Epos Systems Australia

synopsis: Epos Now, a leader in cloud POS, trusted by over 30,000 retail and hospitality businesses with offices in both the USA and UK, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Epos Systems Pty, one of Australia's leading POS providers.
buyer: Epos Now
Epos Now is a cloud-based software provider, specializing in the design and manufacture of electronic point of sale, which encompasses features including but not limited to reporting, stock control, and CRM for retail and hospitality businesses. "
target: Epos Systems Australia
Epos Systems Pty is one of Australia's leading POS providers. ePOS is an intuitive and easy to use cloud based POS system for iPad, Android, Mac & PC with packages to suit both retail and hospitality. Everything you need to trade with no hidden costs.
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closed 1/31/2020 via Company Press Release

PayFacto, acquired Veloce

synopsis: PayFacto Payments Inc., a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region, has acquired Veloce, a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more.
buyer: PayFacto
PayFacto is a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region. Boasting a vast range of services and recognized payment solutions, PayFacto helps companies and organizations take control of their electronic transactions. "
target: Veloce
Veloce is a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more. Their POS systems are extremely reliable and helps their clients to maximize the efficiency and profitability of their business.
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closed 11/21/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Newtek Business Services, Inc., acquired POS on Cloud

synopsis: Newtek Business Services Corp., an internally managed business development company, has acquired a 51% interest in POS on Cloud, a Kentucky-based limited liability company. POS on Cloud developed a secure, affordable, easy-to-use cloud-based Point of Sale (POS) system for restaurant, retail, assisted living, parks, and golf course businesses.
buyer: Newtek Business Services, Inc. (NEWT:$58.59)
Newtek Business Services Corp. is an internally managed Business Development Company, which along with its controlled portfolio companies, provides a wide range of business and financial solutions under the Newtek brand to the small- and medium-sized business market. "
target: POS on Cloud
POS on Cloud provides a secure cloud-based Point of Sale (POS) system for restaurant, retail, assisted living, parks, and golf course businesses. The company provides payments and purchase technology solutions, as well as solutions for inventory, customer management, reporting, and more.
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closed 9/13/2019 via PR Web

eComchain, acquired Omnisling

synopsis: eComchain, a global ecommerce cloud-platform, has acquired Omnisling, an Indian Point-of-Sale (POS) system known for its wide range of omni-channel features. Omnisling is the #1 rated Android and iOS-based POS. Omnisling provides small and medium-sized retail businesses with the tools they need to simplify their day-to-day retail activities.
buyer: eComchain
eComchain is a global ecommerce cloud-platform. eComchain simplifies site management with pre-built templates and integrations to various 3rd party services. Their platform hosts a wide variety of online stores for various industries, including clothing, manufacturers, retailers and more. "
target: Omnisling
Omnisling is an Indian Point-of-Sale (POS) system known for its wide range of omni-channel features. Omnisling is the #1 rated Android and iOS-based POS. Omnisling provides small and medium-sized retail businesses with the tools they need to simplify their day-to-day retail activities.
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closed 8/21/2019 via BNC Analysis

Total Specific Solutions, acquired FDT AB

synopsis: Total Specific Solutions (TSS), the European Vertical Market Software group of Constellation Software Inc., has acquired FDT AB from Elon Group, a Nordic alliance that operates over 500 retail stores. FDT is one of the market leaders in Sweden for retail solutions. FDT offers a modern cloud-based POS system and a back-office ERP system.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Total Specific Solutions
Headquartered in The Netherlands, Total Specific Solutions has over 50 independently managed software Business Units. They offer them financial security, strategic guidance and share their best practices so that they can be leaders in their respective domains. "
target parent: Elon Group AB
target: FDT AB
FDT is one of the market leaders in Sweden for retail solutions. FDT offers a suite of software solutions for retailers. Their Excellence Retail solution is a modern cloud-based POS system. Their Avance solution is a back-office ERP system that covers all retail store processes.
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closed 7/17/2019 via PR Newswire

Volaris Group Inc., acquired Windward Software

synopsis: Volaris, a company that acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies, has acquired Windward Software, an integrated business management and enterprise resource planning (ERP) software development company.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
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: Windward Software
Windward Software are specialists in inventory control, point of sale, invoicing and accounting software systems for the retail and customer service industries. Using a series of soft switches, Windward Software ERP software adapts to the way others do business.
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closed 10/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Retail Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: IRI, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, CPG, retail and media companies, announced that it has acquired Retail Solutions, Inc. (RSi), the leading provider of supply chain solutions for CPG manufacturers and retailers.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses. "
target parent: VeriSign, Inc.
target: Retail Solutions, Inc.
Retail Solutions is a leading provider of demand data management tools and services for retailers and consumer goods companies seeking to maximize their profitability and efficiency.
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closed 10/26/2005 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired Retail Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced the acquisition of Retail Solutions, Inc. (RSI), a leading provider of operational point-of-sale (POS) data to the retail industry.
buyer: Verisign, Inc. (VRSN:$1,245.85)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence. "
target: Retail Solutions, Inc.
Retail Solutions International, Inc., is a leading provider of demand data management tools and services for retailers and consumer goods companies seeking to maximize their profitability and efficiency. They quickly deliver accurate point-of-sale data, along with the expert analysis and consulting.
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closed 10/26/2005 via PR Newswire

Verisign, Inc., acquired Retail Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: VeriSign, Inc., the leading provider of intelligent infrastructure services for the Internet and telecommunications networks, today announced the acquisition of Retail Solutions, Inc. (RSI), a leading provider of operational point-of-sale (POS) data to the retail industry.
buyer: Verisign, Inc. (VRSN:$1,245.85)
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, VeriSign helps companies and consumers all over the world engage in communications and commerce with confidence. "
target: Retail Solutions, Inc.
Retail Solutions International, Inc., is a leading provider of demand data management tools and services for retailers and consumer goods companies seeking to maximize their profitability and efficiency. They quickly deliver accurate point-of-sale data, along with the expert analysis and consulting.
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closed 10/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Retail Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: IRI, a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, CPG, retail and media companies, announced that it has acquired Retail Solutions, Inc. (RSi), the leading provider of supply chain solutions for CPG manufacturers and retailers.
buyer parent: Vestar Capital Partners
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses. "
target parent: VeriSign, Inc.
target: Retail Solutions, Inc.
Retail Solutions is a leading provider of demand data management tools and services for retailers and consumer goods companies seeking to maximize their profitability and efficiency.
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announced 11/16/2018 via Company Press Release

Vestar Capital Partners, will acquire Information Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Vestar Capital Partners, a private equity firm, will lead a new investment in Information Resources, Inc., a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights. Jeffrey Ansell, a Vestar Senior Advisor, will serve as Chairman of IRI. New Mountain and other existing investors are retaining a meaningful investment in IRI.
buyer: Vestar Capital Partners
Vestar Capital Partners (VCP) is a private equity firm specializing in management buyouts and growth capital investments. VCP collaborates with management teams and private owners to build long- term enterprise value, with a focus on Consumer, Healthcare, and Business Services & Industrial Products."
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses.
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closed 6/10/2015 via Company Press Release

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Gira Foodservice SA

synopsis: Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), the retail and fast-moving consumer goods market intelligence company, has become the major shareholder in GIRA Foodservice, the leading provider of market research services for the foodservice market in Europe.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. (IRi) delivers powerful market and shopper information, predictive analysis and foresight that leads to action. They go beyond the data to ignite extraordinary growth for their clients by pinpointing what matters and illuminating how it can impact their businesses. "
target: Gira Foodservice SA
Gira Foodservice SA provides market research services for the foodservice market in Europe. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in Divonne-les-Bains, France.
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closed 4/22/2015 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Datasea

synopsis: Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), the global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and over-the-counter healthcare companies, announced the acquisition of Datasea, one of China’s leading analytic services and market research companies, which has deep knowledge and expertise in the retail and CPG industries.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. (IRi) delivers powerful market and shopper information, predictive analysis and foresight that leads to action. They go beyond the data to ignite extraordinary growth for their clients by pinpointing what matters and illuminating how it can impact their businesses. "
target: Datasea
Datasea services include analytics that help clients develop enhanced pricing strategies, efficient promotions, improved effectiveness in-store, forecasting, next-generation marketing mix modeling and assortment optimization.
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closed 9/4/2013 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Aztec

synopsis: Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and over-the-counter healthcare companies, announced it has acquired Aztec, a leading provider of market measurement and related services for consumer packaged goods (CPG), liquor and pharmaceutical manufacturers and retailers.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. (IRi) delivers powerful market and shopper information, predictive analysis and foresight that leads to action. They go beyond the data to ignite extraordinary growth for their clients by pinpointing what matters and illuminating how it can impact their businesses. "
target parent: Dentsu Inc.
target: Aztec
Aztec provides scan-data services to consumer packaged goods retailers and manufacturers. Aztec offers computer-based information services and core offerings include data processing and reporting, leading-edge user friendly software, training and client service support.
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closed 7/9/2013 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired The FreshLook Marketing Group

synopsis: Information Resources, Inc., the global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and over-the-counter healthcare companies, announced the purchase of FreshLook Marketing Group, LLC, a leading supplier of market research information and consulting services to the fresh/random weight (fresh food) industry.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
IRI is a leader in delivering powerful market and shopper information, predictive analysis and the foresight that leads to action. They go beyond the data to ignite extraordinary growth for their clients by pinpointing what matters and illuminating how it can impact their businesses. "
target: The FreshLook Marketing Group
FreshLook Marketing Group provides scanner-based information on the sales of perishable products, including fresh fruits and vegetables, deli cheese and meats, deli prepared foods, fresh meat and seafood, in-store bakery items and bulk foods.
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closed 2/8/2011 via BNC Analysis

The Nielsen Company, Inc., acquired MEMRB Retail Tracking Services Ltd.

synopsis: Nielsen has acquired the bulk of retail sales tracking firm MEMRB Retail Tracking Services Ltd., a market research company.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
The Nielsen Company is a global information and measurement company with leading market positions in marketing and consumer information, television and other media measurement, online intelligence, mobile measurement, trade shows and related properties. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: MEMRB Retail Tracking Services Ltd.
MEMRB Retail Tracking Services Ltd. provides market research solutions in Central/Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Pakistan, and North Africa.
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closed 7/25/2006 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Secant, Inc.

synopsis: Information Resources, Inc. the world's leading provider of enterprise market information solutions has acquired the assets of Secant, Inc., a leading beverage alcohol consultancy and information provider offering a comprehensive portfolio of innovative data acquisition, transformation and reporting applications.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
IRI is the world's leading provider of consumer, shopper, and retail market intelligence and insights supporting 95 percent of the FORTUNE Global 500 consumer packaged goods (CPG), retail and healthcare companies. "
target: Secant, Inc.
Secant, Inc. specializes in the consumer packaged goods and beverage alcohol industries. Secant understands the complexities of the alcohol beverage industry environment and the need for data collaboration and insights throughout the value chain.
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closed 10/14/2020 via PR Newswire

Medical Knowledge Group LLC, acquired Magnolia Innovation, LLC

synopsis: Medical Knowledge Group, LLC, an analytics-driven and technology-enabled multichannel health care marketing and communications conglomerate whose operating companies serve the biopharmaceutical industry, has acquired Magnolia Innovation, a premier market research and strategy consulting firm.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Medical Knowledge Group LLC
Medical Knowledge Group, through its operating companies, provides specialized medical communications services, proprietary analytic solutions, and market research services to the biopharmaceutical industry. "
target: Magnolia Innovation, LLC
Magnolia Innovation is a market research and consulting firm focusing exclusively in the life sciences. Magnolia has decades of combined experience building, launching, and redefining biopharmaceutical brands to drive innovation through insights.
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closed 2/4/2020 via Company Press Release

Ipsos S.A, purchased Mystery Shopping Business from MaritzCX

synopsis: Ipsos is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Mystery Shopping business of the Maritz group, one of the largest mystery shopping service providers in North America. Staffed by over 150 employees, Maritz’s Mystery Shopping business has been operating for over 35 years, mostly in North America.
buyer: Ipsos S.A (ENXTPA:IPS:$2,038.49)
Headquartered in France, Ipsos is the third largest market research company in the world, present in 90 markets and employing more than 18,000 people. Their 75 business solutions are based on primary data coming from our surveys, social media monitoring, and qualitative or observational techniques. "
seller: MaritzCX
The acquisition includes the Mystery Shopping business of the Maritz group, one of the largest mystery shopping service providers in North America. Staffed by over 150 employees, Maritz’s Mystery Shopping business has been operating for over 35 years, mostly in North America.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$15
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd., acquired Ugam

synopsis: London-based Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd has acquired a majority stake in India-based Ugam Interactive Solutions Pvt. Ltd, a leading next generation data and analytics company. They work with retailers, distributors, manufacturers and research & consulting firms to enable superior data-driven decision-making.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd.
Dentsu Aegis Network is made up of ten global network brands and supported by its specialist/multi-market brands. Dentsu Aegis Network is Innovating the Way Brands Are Built for its clients through its best-in-class expertise and capabilities in media, digital and creative communications services. "
target: Ugam
Ugam is a leading next generation data and analytics company. They work with retailers, distributors, manufacturers and research & consulting firms to enable superior data-driven decision-making.
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closed 5/8/2019 via Company Press Release

TABS Analytics, acquired Decision Insight

synopsis: TABS Analytics, a technology-enabled analytics firm servicing the consumer products industry, announced that it acquired Decision Insight, a global shopper marketing research and analytics firm with expertise in both brick-and-mortar and online shopping environments.
buyer: TABS Analytics
TABS Analytics is a technology-enabled analytics firm servicing the consumer products industry. They are the leading outsourced sales and marketing analytics firm in the CPG industry. TABS provide clients with workable solutions, expert guidance, and a positive ROI with their services. "
target: Decision Insight
Decision Insight is a leading shopper insights and retail strategy firm that uncovers shopper behaviors and motivations. Utilizing ShopperIQ® and Digital.IQ™, proprietary virtual platforms for brick & mortar and eCommerce, they deliver effective strategies.
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announced 11/16/2018 via Company Press Release

Vestar Capital Partners, will acquire Information Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Vestar Capital Partners, a private equity firm, will lead a new investment in Information Resources, Inc., a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights. Jeffrey Ansell, a Vestar Senior Advisor, will serve as Chairman of IRI. New Mountain and other existing investors are retaining a meaningful investment in IRI.
buyer: Vestar Capital Partners
Vestar Capital Partners (VCP) is a private equity firm specializing in management buyouts and growth capital investments. VCP collaborates with management teams and private owners to build long- term enterprise value, with a focus on Consumer, Healthcare, and Business Services & Industrial Products."
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG companies, OTC health care organizations, retailers, financial services and media companies grow their businesses.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/17/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Ipsos S.A, purchased Mystery Shopping Assets from Market Pulse

synopsis: Ipsos has acquired the mystery shopping staff, shoppers, and clients of Market Pulse International. Since 1989, Market Pulse has helped brands understand their business from their customers point of view, and supported clients to improve customer satisfaction, loyalty and growth. They are based in New Zealand.
buyer: Ipsos S.A (ENXTPA:IPS:$2,038.49)
Headquartered in France, Ipsos is an independent market research companies managed by research professionals. Ipsos researchers assess market potential and trends, develop brands, help clients build long-term relationships with customers, test advertising, and study audience responses. "
seller: Market Pulse
The acquisition includes the the mystery shopping staff, shoppers, and clients of Market Pulse. Market Pulse helps brands understand their business from their customers point of view, and supports clients to improve customer satisfaction, loyalty and growth. They are based in New Zealand.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/16/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Inmar Inc., acquired reach | influence

synopsis: Inmar announced that it has acquired Detroit, Michigan-based reach | influence, a marketing analytics company focused on powering the shopper experience to leverage retail shopper data to increase sales. reach | influence helps independent retailers, wholesalers and product manufacturers to measure marketing efficacy and engage their shoppers.
buyer parent: OMERS Private Equity
buyer: Inmar Inc.
Inmar applies technology and data science to improve outcomes for consumers and those who serve them. They have unmatched access to billions of consumer and business transactions in real time. Their analytics, platforms and services enable engagement with shoppers and patients, and optimize results."
target: reach | influence
reach | influence is a retail marketing firm focused on powering the shopper experience with the goal of leveraging shopper data to increase sales through a combination of marketing and merchandising programs. They provide insight to independent retailers, wholesalers and product manufacturers.
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closed 9/25/2017 via PR Newswire

Marketing Management, Inc., acquired Aisle 9 Retail, Inc.

synopsis: Aisle 9 Retail, Inc., a sales and marketing agency for emerging consumer package goods (CPG) in the grocery retail channel, announces the sale of its assets to Marketing Management, Inc. Aisle 9 specializes in helping brand owners prepare and sell emerging CPG brands into the complicated world of the grocery channel.
buyer: Marketing Management, Inc.
MMI is a Trusted Resource for Success. MMI is a comprehensive provider of brokerage services to the CPG and retail trade. These services include sales management, store-level retail merchandising, brand development, media advertising and social media solutions for its retail and CPG customers. "
target: Aisle 9 Retail, Inc.
Aisle 9 specializes in helping brand owners prepare and sell emerging CPG brands into the complicated world of the grocery channel. Aisle 9 provides emerging CPG clients critical bandwidth needed to expand their product sales into key retailers and distributors.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/16/2017 via PR Web

Jancyn, acquired Customer Perspectives

synopsis: Jancyn Evaluation Shops, a mystery shopping company, is pleased to announce their acquisition of New Hampshire based Customer Perspectives, a 30-year leader in the mystery shopping marketplace. Customer Perspectives helps businesses increase their profits by retaining customers and attracting new ones.
buyer: Jancyn
Since 1980, Jancyn has provided best practices in mystery shopping for customer satisfaction and employee performance feedback programs. They develop data based mystery shops that are used to help their clients optimize resources, motivate employees and improve revenue. "
target: Customer Perspectives
Customer Perspectives is a 30-year leader in the mystery shopping marketplace. Customer Perspectives helps businesses increase their profits by retaining customers and attracting new ones.
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closed 11/2/2016 via Company Press Release

KLH Capital, acquired Q Research Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: KLH Capital is pleased to announce it has partnered with the management team of Q Research Solutions, Inc. to complete a management buyout. Q Research Solutions is a leading provider of sensory and consumer product research for Fortune 500 and other blue-chip customers in the food and beverage, health and beauty, and fragrance industries.
buyer: KLH Capital
KLH Capital is a fully capitalized SBIC private equity fund managing $320 million across three funds. They make majority and minority equity investments in value added distribution, specialty service and niche manufacturing companies based in the U.S. with at least $10 million of revenue. "
target: Q Research Solutions, Inc.
Based in Old Bridge, New Jersey, Q Research Solutions is a leading provider of sensory and consumer product research for Fortune 500 and other blue-chip customers in the food and beverage, health and beauty, and fragrance industries.
price ($mm)
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closed 9/22/2016 via BusinessWire

StellaService Inc., acquired ICC/Decision Services

synopsis: StellaService, the leader in helping companies grow through better customer service, announced the acquisition of ICC/Decision Services, a leader in successful in-store customer experience management programs including mystery shopping, customer intercepts and customer satisfaction surveys. This extends StellaService into in-store environments.
buyer: StellaService Inc.
StellaService helps companies grow through better service across their stores, contact centers and ecommerce fulfillment. Through a combination of software and proprietary data and insights, StellaService helps companies improve their operational and front-line team performance. "
target: ICC/Decision Services
ICC/Decision Services offers more than 37 years of hands-on experience designing and executing highly successful in-store customer experience management programs, including mystery shopping, customer intercepts and customer satisfaction surveys.
price ($mm)
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announced 2/11/2016 via BNC Analysis

The Nielsen Company, Inc., will acquire Nielsen Catalina Solutions

synopsis: Nielsen is increasing its ownership stake in Nielsen Catalina Solutions (NCS) – its joint venture with shopper marketing company Catalina – from 50% to a majority 63.5%. Nielsen Catalina connects TV viewing and digital ad exposure to in-store buying, which Nielsen claims perfectly aligned with its business strategy.
buyer: The Nielsen Company, Inc. (NLSN:$6,465.00)
Nielsen is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content is consumed. "
target parent: Berkshire Partners LLC
target: Nielsen Catalina Solutions
Nielsen Catalina Solutions helps marketers and media companies measure and improve advertising performance by accurately linking what consumers watch, see, or hear with what they buy. They are able to target and measure advertising based on what matters most for CPG companies: actual offline sales.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/6/2016 via Company Press Release

In Vivo BVA merged with Perception Research Services,

synopsis: Perception Research Services and IN VIVO BVA announced the merger of their companies. This merger unites the world’s two leading research agencies focused on packaging, shopper marketing and new product innovation. The new company PRS IN VIVO will help FMCG marketers succeed at both the purchase and the product usage experience.
buyer: Perception Research Services
Perception Research Services specializes in consumer research to help marketers connect with shoppers and close sales. Their custom studies guide, assess and improve packaging and shopper marketing efforts, including qualitative research, on-shelf assessments, in-store, online and in-home studies. "
target parent: Montefiore Investment
target: In Vivo BVA
In Vivo BVA is one of Europe's leading tailor-made consumer goods research companies. In Vivo BVA boasts unrivalled expertise in consumer goods research and marketing thanks to precise and unique methodologies that provide results capable of predicting the future behavior of consumers and shoppers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$90
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/26/2016 via PR Newswire

Tyco International plc, acquired ShopperTrak

synopsis: Tyco International plc, the world's largest pure-play fire protection and security company, announced that it has completed its acquisition of ShopperTrak, a leading global provider of retail consumer behavior insights and location-based analytics. ShopperTrak's solutions enable retailers to improve sales and operational effectiveness.
buyer: Tyco International plc (TYC:$9,701.00)
Tyco is the world's largest pure-play fire protection and security company. Tyco provides more than three million customers around the globe with the latest fire protection and security products and services. "
target: ShopperTrak
ShopperTrak provides shopper-traffic counting technology and data analysis to the most respected names in retail. ShopperTrak is an integral business partner and trusted advisor to the industry, bringing innovative technology and business expertise to organizations throughout the world.
price ($mm)
$175
rev ($mm)
$75
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/12/2015 via BNC Analysis

MarketCast, acquired Insight Strategy Group

synopsis: MarketCast, a leading provider of marketing research services serving the global entertainment industry, has acquired Insight Strategy Group, a research and strategy agency based in New York City. Insight works mostly in TV and offers segmentation and targeting strategy, product innovation and testing and customer experience strategy.
buyer parent: The RLJ Companies
buyer: MarketCast
MarketCast is a leading provider of marketing research services serving the global entertainment industry. MarketCast works in collaboration with marketers and researchers across the spectrum of entertainment companies in the development and execution of their marketing strategies. "
target: Insight Strategy Group
Insight Strategy Group is a research and strategy firm that inspires its clients to build innovative and impactful experiences for their consumers.
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closed 4/22/2015 via BusinessWire

Information Resources, Inc., acquired Datasea

synopsis: Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), the global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and over-the-counter healthcare companies, announced the acquisition of Datasea, one of China’s leading analytic services and market research companies, which has deep knowledge and expertise in the retail and CPG industries.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Information Resources, Inc.
Information Resources, Inc. (IRi) delivers powerful market and shopper information, predictive analysis and foresight that leads to action. They go beyond the data to ignite extraordinary growth for their clients by pinpointing what matters and illuminating how it can impact their businesses. "
target: Datasea
Datasea services include analytics that help clients develop enhanced pricing strategies, efficient promotions, improved effectiveness in-store, forecasting, next-generation marketing mix modeling and assortment optimization.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/15/2015 via BusinessWire

Antuit, acquired Prognos, Inc.

synopsis: Antuit, a global Big Data solutions company, announced the acquisition of Prognos, a Chicago-based analytics company specializing in the retail and consumer package goods (CPG) sector. Prognos is focused on demand forecasting, lifecycle pricing and customer insight.
buyer: Antuit
Antuit is a Big Data analytics solutions firm that enables enterprise clients to unlock business value from data within the constraints of their budgets and maturity on the Big Data curve. Antuit provides cutting-edge analytics offerings for Supply Chain and Sales & Marketing functions. "
target: Prognos, Inc.
Prognos Inc. is dedicated to providing financially measurable results for Retailers and Consumer Packaged Goods companies through advanced analytic solutions. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Chicago, Prognos is focused on demand forecasting, lifecycle pricing and customer insight.
price ($mm)
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announced 4/15/2015 via Company Press Release

Copernicus Marketing Consulting, will acquire Forbes Consulting Group

synopsis: Dentsu Inc. announced that its global business headquarters Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd. has reached an agreement to acquire Forbes Consulting Group and have it become part of Copernicus Marketing Consulting post acquisition. Founded in 1985, Forbes Consulting Group specializes in both quantitative and qualitative research and analysis.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: Copernicus Marketing Consulting
Copernicus Marketing Consulting is a research-and-data-driven marketing consulting firm in the business of transforming companies. They use front-line experience, insights, and advanced analytics to help B2B and B2C companies develop, plan, and implement strategies that change brand trajectories. "
target: Forbes Consulting Group
The Forbes Consulting Group is a strategic and innovative market research company providing global clients with deeper levels of insight about emotions and motivations - and helping them gain strategic market advantage on the strength of these insights.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/1/2015 via BNC Analysis

Aussie Commerce Group, acquired PINCHme Group, INC.

synopsis: AussieCommerce Group, one of Australia’s largest e-commerce names, announced the acquisition of research service provider PINCHme. PINCHme, which partners with international brands offers free samples to its members in exchange for detailed customer feedback, collected and provided to brands for new consumer insights.
buyer: Aussie Commerce Group
AussieCommerce operates e-commerce websites Cudo, Luxury Escape, The Home, DEALS.com.au, Ouffer, and Pop. Cudo delivers offers on restaurants and bars, hotels, spas, salons, theatre tickets, tours, gadgets, décor, and fashion for its members. DEALS.com.au provides daily deals throughout Australia. "
target: PINCHme Group, INC.
PINCHme is the best way to discover and discuss new products from the world’s leading brands, for free. PINCHme has created an online destination for PINCHme members to try new products, with no subscription costs attached.
price ($mm)
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closed 9/29/2014 via Company Press Release

GfK Group, acquired Cogenta Systems Ltd.

synopsis: GfK strengthens its position in the online market through the acquisition of UK-based Cogenta, a leader in online pricing intelligence. Cogenta is the source of market intelligence, creating best of breed retail data that is trusted and relied upon by brands both in the UK and abroad.
buyer: GfK Group (XTRA:GFK:$1,759.04)
GfK is the trusted source of relevant market and consumer information that enables its clients to make smarter decisions. More than 13,000 market research experts combine their passion with GfK’s 80 years of data science experience. "
target: Cogenta Systems Ltd.
Cogenta is an industry pioneer in providing retail and pricing intelligence services, partnering with the biggest European retailers and brands. Cogenta is the source of market intelligence, creating best of breed retail data that is trusted and relied upon by brands both in the UK and abroad.
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Ticker: OTCPK:IMMD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Immudyne
lmmuDyne, Inc. is a technology-driven e-commerce company that builds innovative and proprietary brands. Immudyne’s scalable and global advertising technology infrastructure leverages social media, search and e-commerce platforms to rapidly and profitably grow their product portfolio.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$6.49
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.95)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.47
Employees
11
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Ticker: ENXTPA:IPS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ipsos S.A
Ipsos S.A
Ipsos ranks third in the global research industry. They have built a solid Group around a multi-specialist positioning – Media and advertising research; Marketing research; Client and employee relationship management; Opinion & social research; Mobile, Online, Offline data collection and delivery.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,038.49
EBITDA ($mm)
$212.27
EBIT ($mm)
$177.03
Net Income ($mm)
$110.88
Employees
17987
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Ticker: XTRA:GFK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GfK Group
GfK Group
GfK is the trusted source of relevant market and consumer information that enables its clients to make smarter decisions. More than 13,000 market research experts combine their passion with GfK’s long-standing data science experience.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$1,759.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$164.56
EBIT ($mm)
$84.18
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
12926
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Ticker: AIM:NFC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Next 15
Next 15
Next 15 is a communications business which employs over 1,250 people across 36 offices in 15 countries, incorporating 17 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$388.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$51.59
EBIT ($mm)
$30.53
Net Income ($mm)
$2.93
Employees
2183
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Ticker: TSE:3675
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cross Marketing Inc.
Cross Marketing Inc.
Cross Marketing Inc. is the pioneer online research provider in Japan. Having the capabilities of a full-service research agency, with the backing of the other group companies within Cross Marketing Group, they offer a total marketing solutions package on a global scale.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$80.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$7.30
EBIT ($mm)
$5.14
Net Income ($mm)
$3.79
Employees
949
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Ticker: WSE:MCP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mediacap SA
Mediacap SA
MEDIACAP SA is the fastest growing publicly listed group providing services in the field of media, marketing, market research and public opinion. The company is based in Poland.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$34.21
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.98
EBIT ($mm)
$1.64
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: XSAT:CEAB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Community Entertainment Svenska AB
Community Entertainment Svenska AB
Community Entertainment Svenska AB (publ), through its subsidiaries, focuses on commercializing proprietary software for online quizzes. It serves entertainment, information, and education industries. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.23
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.31)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.45)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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