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closed 1/4/2007 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., acquired Aviation Industry Group Ltd

synopsis: United Business Media plc announces that its Commonwealth Business Media division has acquired the UK-based Aviation Industry Group Ltd for an initial cash consideration of GBP6m, with a further consideration of up to GBP1m being payable, depending on certain conditions being met.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
target: Aviation Industry Group Ltd
Aviation Industry Group is the holding company of Aviation Industry Conferences, Aviation Industry Press and Aviation Industry Exhibitions. As such, the Group offers a comprehensive presence and a broad range of promotional opportunities within the aviation and airline industries.
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closed 1/13/2014 via PR Web

SAE International, acquired ARINC Industry Activities

synopsis: SAE International announces the completion of an asset purchase of the ARINC Industry Activities (IA) Division. AEEC, AMC, and FSEMC are aviation industry activities organized by ARINC Industry Activities to establish consensus technical standards, known globally as ARINC Standards.
buyer: SAE International
SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 127,000 engineers and technical experts, they drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. "
target parent: Collins Aerospace
target: ARINC Industry Activities
AEEC, AMC, and FSEMC are aviation industry activities organized by ARINC Industry Activities to establish consensus technical standards, known globally as ARINC Standards, and develop shared technical solutions that no one organization could accomplish independently.
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closed 2/27/2012 via Company Press Release

United Business Media Limited, acquired Insight Media

synopsis: UBM acquires Insight Media Limited, an independent, business-to-business aviation communications company, founded in 1995. They produce of industry magazines, specialist publications, conferences and exhibition events, industry websites and community portals.
buyer: United Business Media Limited (LSE:UBM:$1,333.50)
United Business Media Limited is a London Stock Exchange-listed global media business focusing on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetisation of B2B communities and markets. "
target: Insight Media
Insight Media is an independent, business-to-business aviation communications company, founded in 1995. They produce of industry magazines, specialist publications, conferences and exhibition events, industry websites and community portals.
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closed 9/20/2006 via BusinessWire

Prism Business Media, acquired Speednews

synopsis: Prism Business Media Inc. has acquired SpeedNews(R), Inc., a leading source of news and information for executives in the aviation industry since 1979. SpeedNews publishes multiple industry-leading market-intelligence newsletters and also produces a highly-regarded series of annual supplier conferences.
buyer parent: Wasserstein & Co., LP
buyer: Prism Business Media
Penton Media, Inc. is the largest independent business-to-business media company in the U.S. The company's market-leading brands are focused on 30 industries and include 113 trade magazines, 145 Web sites, 96 industry trade shows and conferences, and more than 500 information data products. "
target: Speednews
SpeedNews produces four industry supplier conferences each year, designed for equipment manufacturers, marketing representatives, analysts and raw material suppliers.
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closed 8/12/2010 via Company Press Release

United Business Media Limited, acquired The Route Development Group Limited

synopsis: United Business Media Limited announces that it has acquired The Route Development Group Limited (RDG) from its private shareholders on behalf of UBM Aviation for £8 million in cash and a further deferred consideration of up to £1.3 million payable over the next two years.
buyer: United Business Media Limited (LSE:UBM:$1,333.50)
United Business Media Limited ("UBM") is a London Stock Exchange-listed global media business focusing on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetisation of B2B communities and markets. "
target: The Route Development Group Limited
The Route Development Group Limited (RDG) operates a global series of must-attend aviation route development and network planning events as well as a supporting consultancy business from its headquarters in Manchester, UK.
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$12
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closed 5/1/2008 via PR Newswire

PennWell Corporation, acquired Avionics Expo Limited

synopsis: PennWell Corporation, a diversified global media and information company, has acquired Avionics Expo Limited, a U.K. company which owns and produces Avionics, the leading global conference and exhibition for civil and military aerospace electronics. Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed.
buyer: PennWell Corporation
PennWell Corporation is a diversified business-to-business media and information company that provides quality content and integrated marketing solutions. PennWell publishes over 75 print and online magazines and newsletters, conducts 60 conferences and exhibitions on six continents. "
target: Avionics Expo Limited
Avionics has been held in the Amsterdam for the past four years with the most recent event held March 5-6, 2008 at the Passenger Air Terminal in Amsterdam. Avionics comprises a significant trade exhibition, two-day conference program, workshops, and technology demos serving over 1,400 attendees.
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closed 9/17/2007 via BusinessWire

Reed Business Information, acquired Commercial Aviation Media, Ltd.

synopsis: Reed Business Information completed the acquisition of the biweekly Commercial Aviation Report and monthly Commercial Aviation Value Report titles from London-based publisher Commercial Aviation Media. The titles will be merged into RBI’s Flight portfolio, which includes Flight International and Airline Business magazines.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier plc
buyer: Reed Business Information
Reed Business Information is a leading provider of critical information and marketing solutions to business professionals in targeted industry sectors. Our market-leading properties include more than 135 business-to-business publications and over 125 Web sites. "
target parent: Informa plc
target: Commercial Aviation Media, Ltd.
Commercial Aviation Group is a publisher of magazines for aviation professionals including Commercial Aviation Report and monthly Commercial Aviation Value Report. They also runs two annual trade show, The US Valuation Conference and The European Aviation Conference for the same market.
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closed 8/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

FlightGlobal, acquired FlightStats

synopsis: FlightStats, the real-time global flight data provider, has been sold to Reed Business Information’s FlightGlobal, part of the FTSE 100 listed RELX Group. FlightStats, based in Portland, Oregon, is a pioneer in making real-time global flight data available to power services and decision-support tools for many of the world’s leading airlines.
buyer parent: RELX Group plc
buyer: FlightGlobal
FlightGlobal helps achieve a complete understanding of the aviation industry, the global fleet of aircraft and the market dynamics and drivers – both now and in the future. Via online tools, and expert reports, FlightGlobal can help identify growth opportunities and assess risk. "
target: FlightStats
FlightStats, based in Portland, Oregon, is a pioneer in making real-time global flight data available to power services and decision-support tools for many of the world’s leading airlines, travel agencies, mobile app developers and online services.
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closed 6/30/2011 via PR Newswire

Reed Business Information, acquired Ascend Worldwide Group Holdings Limited

synopsis: Reed Business Information, the business information division of Reed Elsevier, announced that it has acquired the entire issued share capital of Ascend Worldwide Group Holdings Limited, one of the world's principal providers of data, analytics and advisory services to investors in aerospace.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier
buyer: Reed Business Information
Reed Business Information is a leading global provider of critical information and marketing solutions to business professionals in targeted industry sectors. Its portfolio of market leading brands makes it the preferred media partner across a range of markets from agriculture to technology. "
target: Ascend Worldwide Group Holdings Limited
Ascend is one of the world's principal providers of data, analytics and advisory services to investors in aerospace. Its global team advises on aviation investment strategies to maximise returns and generate proven investment results.
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closed 2/28/2008 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., purchased MRO forecast data division from AeroStrategy

synopsis: Commonwealth Business Media, leading provider of trade, transportation, and travel information, news and intelligence to global businesses, announced that it has acquired AeroStrategy's MRO forecast data division.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
seller: AeroStrategy
AeroStrategy delivers informed, high-quality strategic consulting services to a varied roster of global clients. Our team of consultants offers a rare combination of industry knowledge and classic consulting skills to solve client problems thoroughly, practically, and cost-effectively.
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$0.90
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closed 1/20/2015 via PR Newswire

OAG Worldwide Limited, acquired FlightView Inc.

synopsis: OAG, the market leader in flight schedules and related analytics, is strengthening its position at the forefront of the expanding market for real-time flight status information with the acquisition of leading Boston-based real-time flight information solutions provider FlightView Inc.
buyer: OAG Worldwide Limited
OAG (Original Airline Guides) has the knowledge, experience and capability to provide reliable, high quality, up-to-the-minute aviation data, offering essential information and innovative travel planning solutions. OAG provides solutions for the aviation, air cargo logistics and travel communities. "
target: FlightView Inc.
FlightView is the recognized leader in providing the most accurate, real-time flight information solutions for the aviation and travel industry, incorporating advanced visualization techniques and innovative new technologies to meet their customers' varied needs.
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closed 1/4/2007 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., acquired Aviation Industry Group Ltd

synopsis: United Business Media plc announces that its Commonwealth Business Media division has acquired the UK-based Aviation Industry Group Ltd for an initial cash consideration of GBP6m, with a further consideration of up to GBP1m being payable, depending on certain conditions being met.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
target: Aviation Industry Group Ltd
Aviation Industry Group is the holding company of Aviation Industry Conferences, Aviation Industry Press and Aviation Industry Exhibitions. As such, the Group offers a comprehensive presence and a broad range of promotional opportunities within the aviation and airline industries.
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$10
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announced 11/12/2014 via Company Press Release

IHS, Inc., will acquire JOC Group

synopsis: IHS Inc. a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire JOC Group Inc., the authoritative provider of business intelligence, data and events for trade, transportation and logistics professionals worldwide.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,589.00)
IHS, Inc. is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape the business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. IHS is the leading provider of diverse global market and economic information. "
target parent: Electra Partners LLP
target: JOC Group
JOC Group Inc. is the authoritative provider of business intelligence, data and events covering the global container shipping and logistics market. JOC Group Inc. provides access, intelligence, insight and support through their two online, print and events products, PIERS and JOC.
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closed 2/28/2008 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., purchased MRO forecast data division from AeroStrategy

synopsis: Commonwealth Business Media, leading provider of trade, transportation, and travel information, news and intelligence to global businesses, announced that it has acquired AeroStrategy's MRO forecast data division.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
seller: AeroStrategy
AeroStrategy delivers informed, high-quality strategic consulting services to a varied roster of global clients. Our team of consultants offers a rare combination of industry knowledge and classic consulting skills to solve client problems thoroughly, practically, and cost-effectively.
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closed 1/4/2007 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., acquired Aviation Industry Group Ltd

synopsis: United Business Media plc announces that its Commonwealth Business Media division has acquired the UK-based Aviation Industry Group Ltd for an initial cash consideration of GBP6m, with a further consideration of up to GBP1m being payable, depending on certain conditions being met.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
target: Aviation Industry Group Ltd
Aviation Industry Group is the holding company of Aviation Industry Conferences, Aviation Industry Press and Aviation Industry Exhibitions. As such, the Group offers a comprehensive presence and a broad range of promotional opportunities within the aviation and airline industries.
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$10
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closed 12/6/2006 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., acquired OAG Worldwide Limited

synopsis: United Business Media plc has acquired OAG Holdings Ltd on behalf of its wholly-owned subsidiary Commonwealth Business Media for a total cash consideration of GBP2.5m.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
target parent: Electra Partners Europe
target: OAG Worldwide Limited
Best known for its flight guides, OAG offers essential travel information for easy use. Customers can access this information through a variety of media, ranging from portable pocket guides and desktop references in print and electronic format, to a customized travel information system.
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$4.64
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closed 7/5/2006 via PR Newswire

United Business Media PLC, acquired Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.

synopsis: United Business Media plc announced that it has acquired Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. for a cash consideration of $152m. The acquisition of Commonwealth provides UBM with a strong position in a new vertical, the international trade and transportation business intelligence market.
buyer: United Business Media PLC (LSE:UBM:$1,333.50)
UBM focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. "
target parent: Bariston Partners, LLC
target: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets.
price ($mm)
$152
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$56
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$12
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2.7x
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12.7x
closed 3/23/2005 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., acquired BACK Aviation Solutions

synopsis: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. announced today the acquisition of BACK Aviation Solutions (BACK), a leading provider of aviation and air transportation information. BACK's comprehensive product portfolio includes information services, strategic and technical consulting, custom research and forecasting and asset management services.
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
target: BACK Aviation Solutions
BACK Aviation Solutions (BACK) specializes in providing strategic and technical consulting and data information services to the aviation industry. The firms maintain the world’s largest value-added transportation data collection, comprising more than twenty years of data history, and also provide a
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closed 5/18/2004 via PR Newswire

Commonwealth Business Media, Inc., acquired Compass North America, Inc.

synopsis: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. announced today the acquisition of Compass North America, Inc., publisher of the Seaports of the Americas AAPA (American Association of Port Authorities) Annual Directory, the tri-annual AAPA Seaports Magazine, Georgia Ports Authority Guide & Directory ...
buyer parent: United Business Media PLC
buyer: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets. "
target: Compass North America, Inc.
Compass North America, Inc. was founded in 1993 by George Mihaiu. Since inception, the company has specialized in producing and publishing handbooks, directories and magazines, as well as providing marketing and information services for major port authorities and port industry associations. In addi
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closed 7/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

Prime Creative Media Pty. Ltd., purchased Logistics Publications from The Intermedia Group

synopsis: Publisher Prime Creative Media has acquired trade publication MHD Supply Chain Solutions and sister website and e-newsletter Transport and Logistics News from Intermedia. MHD Supply Chain Solutions has been delivering readers supply chain information for more than 40 years.
buyer: Prime Creative Media Pty. Ltd.
Prime Creative Media is an independently owned media and marketing organisation operating from Melbourne, Australia. Prime Creative Media publishes a range of niche magazine titles including Global Coffee Review, the world premium coffee industry magazine. "
seller: The Intermedia Group
The logistics publications include MHD Supply Chain Solutions and its sister website and e-newsletter Transport and Logistics News. MHD Supply Chain Solutions has been delivering readers supply chain information for more than 40 years.
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closed 1/23/2019 via BNC Analysis

DVV Media Group, acquired Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International

synopsis: DVV Media Group, the publisher of Air Cargo News, has acquired Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International (HLPFI), the leading magazine and website serving the logistics sector for over-dimensional and/or heavy cargoes.
buyer parent: Rhei­nisch Post Mediengruppe
buyer: DVV Media Group
Based in Germany, DVV Media Group has been a partner for logistics and related technology sectors. They publish newspapers, magazines, and books, and operate more than 35 websites and portals. They cover sectors of transport, logistics, maritime technology, rail technology, travel, and meetings. "
target: Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International
Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International (HLPFI) is the leading magazine and website serving the logistics sector for over-dimensional and/or heavy cargoes.
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closed 12/24/2014 via BNC Analysis

ITE Group, Plc., acquired Breakbulk Holdco U.K. Ltd.

synopsis: Exhibition organiser ITE Group Plc announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, ITE Enterprises Ltd, has acquired Breakbulk Holdco UK Ltd and its subsidiary companies from Electra backed, AXIO Data Group. Breakbulk is the only business-to-business multi-media platform devoted solely to the breakbulk and project-cargo industry.
buyer: ITE Group, Plc. (LSE:ITE:$72.02)
ITE Group creates marketplaces for business by organizing leading trade exhibitions and conferences in growing and developing markets. The group organizes over 250 trade exhibitions and conferences each year in 15 countries and employs over 1000 staff in 28 offices worldwide. "
target parent: AXIO Data Group
target: Breakbulk Holdco U.K. Ltd.
Breakbulk is the only business-to-business multi-media platform devoted solely to the breakbulk and project-cargo industry. Breakbulk delivers meaningful, in-depth information that helps readers of the magazine and visitors to its web site, do their jobs better.
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announced 11/12/2014 via Company Press Release

IHS, Inc., will acquire JOC Group

synopsis: IHS Inc. a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire JOC Group Inc., the authoritative provider of business intelligence, data and events for trade, transportation and logistics professionals worldwide.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,589.00)
IHS, Inc. is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape the business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. IHS is the leading provider of diverse global market and economic information. "
target parent: Electra Partners LLP
target: JOC Group
JOC Group Inc. is the authoritative provider of business intelligence, data and events covering the global container shipping and logistics market. JOC Group Inc. provides access, intelligence, insight and support through their two online, print and events products, PIERS and JOC.
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closed 8/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

AC Business Media, acquired Cygnus Heavy Construction and Logistics Groups

synopsis: Cygnus Business Media announced that it has sold its Heavy Construction and Logistics Groups to AC Business Media Inc., an independent corporation based in Delaware. The Construction Group brands reach the entire heavy construction market, providing integrated media solutions with digital, print, event and social media platforms.
buyer: AC Business Media
AC Business Media is a business-to-business media company with a portfolio of renowned brands in heavy construction, asphalt, concrete, paving, rental, sustainability, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain markets. "
target parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
target: Cygnus Heavy Construction and Logistics Groups
The Construction Group brands reach the entire heavy construction market, providing integrated media solutions with digital, print, event and social media platforms. The Logistics Group includes Food Logistics and Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazines, with digital platforms for both brands.
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closed 7/5/2006 via PR Newswire

United Business Media PLC, acquired Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.

synopsis: United Business Media plc announced that it has acquired Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. for a cash consideration of $152m. The acquisition of Commonwealth provides UBM with a strong position in a new vertical, the international trade and transportation business intelligence market.
buyer: United Business Media PLC (LSE:UBM:$1,333.50)
UBM focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. "
target parent: Bariston Partners, LLC
target: Commonwealth Business Media, Inc.
Commonwealth Business Media, Inc. publishes directories, databases and magazines in the transportation, international trade, classical music and commercial credit markets.
price ($mm)
$152
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$56
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$12
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2.7x
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closed 10/26/2005 via Company Press Release

Centaur Media plc, purchased logistics magazines and awards from UK Transport Press Ltd.

synopsis: Centaur, the specialist business publishing and information company, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Supply Chain Business and Logistics Europe, magazines for logistics and supply chain professionals both in the UK and Europe. It has also acquired the European Supply Chain Excellence Awards that is complementary to Logistics Europe.
buyer parent: Numis Securities Limited
buyer: Centaur Media plc (LSE:CAU:$91.02)
Centaur Communications is one of the UK's largest independent business publishing and information companies. It employs over 600 people and is privately owned with the shares largely held by management and by City and US financial institutions. "
seller: UK Transport Press Ltd.
UK Transport Press Limited (UKTP) is a leading publishing consultancy specialising in revenue generation programmes and strategic marketing. A central focus is on logistics and supply chain sectors across a range of European media clients.
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closed 11/27/2018 via BusinessWire

E2Open, Inc., acquired Inttra

synopsis: E2open has completed the acquisition of INTTRA, the leading ocean shipping network, software and information provider. The combination of INTTRA’s ocean carrier and shipper network with E2open’s industry leading business network will create a unified global logistics and supply chain network.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: E2Open, Inc. (EOPN:$256.38)
E2open is the one place, in the cloud, to run a supply chain, powered by the world’s largest direct business network and a broad portfolio of next generation solutions including Sourcing & Procurement, Quality & Traceability, Inventory Visibility & Optimization and Channel Data Management. "
target parent: ABS Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Inttra
INTTRA is the largest neutral electronic transaction software platform and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry. INTTRA's innovative products empower their customers to trade with multiple parties and leverage ocean industry information to improve their business.
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announced 12/11/2013 via BNC Analysis

UBM Aviation Routes Ltd, will acquire Network USA Event

synopsis: Flightglobal and UBM Live have struck a deal under which the Network USA event will be merged into Routes Americas. Network USA is the largest route planning and networking event in North America. Attendees from North America and beyond meet to identify new opportunities, renew relationships and get an update on all critical planning issues.
buyer parent: United Business Media Limited
buyer: UBM Aviation Routes Ltd
UBM Aviation Routes organizes world-renowned airline and airport networking events through its regional and global Route Development Forums. The Routes America business is focused entirely on aviation route development and the company's portfolio includes events, media and online businesses. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: Network USA Event
Network USA is the largest route planning and networking event in North America. Attendees from North America and beyond meet to identify new opportunities, renew relationships and get an update on all critical planning issues.
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closed 8/30/2018 via PR Newswire

Boyne Capital Partners, acquired AC Business Media

synopsis: Boyne Capital has partnered with management to acquire AC Business Media, Inc., a leading B2B media and business intelligence company with a portfolio of renowned brands in heavy construction, asphalt, concrete, paving, equipment rental, landscape, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain, and digital and data-driven marketing verticals.
buyer: Boyne Capital Partners
Boyne Capital is a private equity firm focused on investments in lower middle market companies. Boyne has successfully invested in a broad range of industries, including healthcare services, agriculture, consumer products, niche manufacturing, and business & financial services among others. "
target: AC Business Media
AC Business Media is a leading B2B media and business intelligence company with a portfolio of renowned brands in heavy construction, asphalt, concrete, paving, rental, sustainability, landscape, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain markets.
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closed 12/21/2007 via BNC Analysis

CMP Information Ltd, acquired Intermodal S.A.

synopsis: CMP Information Ltd. entered into an agreement to acquire Intermodal South America Trade Show.
buyer: CMP Information Ltd
Operating internationally, CMP Information provides professional media solutions to around 20 industry sectors. Its products include exhibitions, conferences, awards events, magazines, data and information products and websites. "
target: Intermodal S.A.
Intermodal S.A. operates as an intermodal transportation event company serving the Latin American region and offers events that attract exhibitors and attendees from the international transportation and logistics industries.
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$6.74
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closed 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

WiseTech Global, acquired Cargoguide International B.V.

synopsis: WiseTech Global Limited announced the acquisition of global rate management solution provider Cargoguide, a leading provider of global air freight rate management solutions. Headquartered in Utrecht, Cargoguide provides its rate management solutions to customers across 84 countries including to DHL, Expeditors, UPS, DSV, and more.
buyer: WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC:$235.38)
WiseTech Global is a leading developer and provider of software solutions to the logistics execution industry globally. Their flagship product, CargoWise One, forms an integral link in the global supply chain and executes over 34 billion data transactions annually. "
target: Cargoguide International B.V.
Headquartered in Utrecht, Cargoguide provides its rate management solutions to customers across 84 countries including to DHL, Expeditors, UPS, DSV, Geodis, Panalpina, Kuehne + Nagel, Schenker, Toll and Yusen and many other leading global freight forwarders and logistics providers.
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$5.57
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$2
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closed 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

WiseTech Global, acquired CargoSphere

synopsis: WiseTech Global Limited announced the acquisition of US-based CargoSphere, a leading provider of global ocean freight rate management solutions. Headquartered in North Carolina, CargoSphere’s advanced rate management platform ensures frictionless rate distribution and efficient access to confidential ocean freight rates.
buyer: WiseTech Global (ASX:WTC:$235.38)
WiseTech Global is a leading developer and provider of software solutions to the logistics execution industry globally. Their flagship product, CargoWise One, forms an integral link in the global supply chain and executes over 34 billion data transactions annually. "
target: CargoSphere
Headquartered in North Carolina, CargoSphere’s advanced rate management platform ensures frictionless rate distribution and efficient access to confidential ocean freight rates.
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year
2021
rev ($mm)
$4,589.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,738.70
EBIT ($mm)
$1,142.20
Net Income ($mm)
$620.70
Employees
16000
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