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closed 9/7/2010 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc., (JourneyEd) a leading reseller of software and hard goods for students, faculty, educational institutions and public school districts in the U.S. K-12 and post-secondary academic markets.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. "
target: Journey Education Marketing, Inc.
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. (JourneyEd) based in Dallas, Texas, is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets, which include students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts.
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$2.00 [$16.00]
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closed 2/12/2008 via BusinessWire

Journey Education, acquired CCV Software

synopsis: Online education reseller Journey Education Marketing, Inc. acquired CCV Software, headquartered in Vero Beach, FL. With the addition of the popular education reseller CCV Software to its business, JourneyEd will expand from serving higher education into the K-12 market.
buyer: Journey Education
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets. It sells to students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts. "
target: CCV Software
CCV Software's history of integrity and personal customer service and knowledge of products and licensing has made us a premier partner for the major software publishers. We provide many services to make acquiring product knowledge and information easier for our educational customers.
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closed 1/12/2012 via PR Newswire

School Health Corporation, acquired EnableMart

synopsis: School Health Corporation, the leading provider of medical supplies and equipment to school nurses, athletic trainers and other specialty healthcare professionals, announced the acquisition of EnableMart, a leading provider of assistive technology to the special needs community.
buyer: School Health Corporation
School Health Corporation is the leading supplier of health supplies and equipment to schools. More than 95% of the top 500 school districts and largest universities in the United States purchase their products from the company annually. "
target parent: Manufacturers Resource Network, Inc.
target: EnableMart
EnableMart is a worldwide leader in assistive technology distribution. The company has deep expertise in technology for special education and is listed as an approved vendor in most school districts throughout the U.S.
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closed 7/18/2019 via BusinessWire

Troxell Communications, Inc. merged with CDI Technologies,

synopsis: CDI Technologies, the leading provider of recertified technology, white glove services and device lifecycle management to the North American education vertical, has merged with Troxell Communications, the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: CDI Technologies
CDI Technologies, incorporated as CDI Computer Dealers Inc., has been selling IT hardware and software solutions to schools since 1981. CDI's mission is to simplify the purchase process and support educators by deploying proven, best-in-class technology, backed by lifecycle support and training. "
target: Troxell Communications, Inc.
Troxell is the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education. With a national field presence, they combine large-scale purchasing power with the high-touch, consultative approach of a local specialist.
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closed 9/7/2010 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc., (JourneyEd) a leading reseller of software and hard goods for students, faculty, educational institutions and public school districts in the U.S. K-12 and post-secondary academic markets.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. "
target: Journey Education Marketing, Inc.
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. (JourneyEd) based in Dallas, Texas, is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets, which include students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2.00 [$16.00]
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closed 1/5/2009 via BusinessWire

Journey Education Marketing, Inc., acquired Academic Superstore

synopsis: Journey Education Marketing, Inc., the leading multi-channel software marketer to K-12 and post-secondary education, announced that it has acquired Austin-based Academic Superstore, one of the fastest-growing, education-focused e-tailers in North America.
buyer: Journey Education Marketing, Inc.
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets. It sells to students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts. "
target: Academic Superstore
Academic Superstore is committed exclusively to academic customers, offering thousands of top hardware and full-version software titles at great discounts. We have partnered with the top technology manufacturers to bring excellent service and prices to students, schools, and teachers.
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closed 2/12/2008 via BusinessWire

Journey Education, acquired CCV Software

synopsis: Online education reseller Journey Education Marketing, Inc. acquired CCV Software, headquartered in Vero Beach, FL. With the addition of the popular education reseller CCV Software to its business, JourneyEd will expand from serving higher education into the K-12 market.
buyer: Journey Education
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets. It sells to students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts. "
target: CCV Software
CCV Software's history of integrity and personal customer service and knowledge of products and licensing has made us a premier partner for the major software publishers. We provide many services to make acquiring product knowledge and information easier for our educational customers.
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closed 2/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Astound Commerce, acquired Market Force Information, Inc.

synopsis: Independent digital commerce specialist Astound Commerce has acquired MarketForce, a business unit within Digital River and leading innovator in digital performance marketing services.
buyer: Astound Commerce
Astound Commerce is an award-winning global digital commerce provider. They combine strategy, technology and interactive marketing services for many of the world's favorite brands and retailers. They can power every aspect of online business, and integrate across all marketing channels. "
target parent: Digital River, Inc.
target: Market Force Information, Inc.
Market Force Information, Inc. is the leading global customer intelligence solutions company for multi-location businesses including major retailers, restaurants, grocery and convenience stores, financial institutions, entertainment studios and consumer packaged goods companies.
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closed 2/12/2015 via BusinessWire

Siris Capital Group, acquired Digital River, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced that it has been acquired by an investor group led by Siris Capital Group, LLC, a leading private equity firm.
buyer: Siris Capital Group
Siris Capital is a leading private equity firm focused on making control investments in data/telecommunications, technology and technology-enabled business service companies in North America. "
target: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Backed by 20 years of ecommerce experience, Digital River is recognized as a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions. Companies of all sizes rely on Digital River’s multi-tenant, SaaS commerce, payments and marketing services to manage and grow their online businesses.
price ($mm)[EV]
$896 [$646]
rev ($mm)
$375
EBITDA ($mm)
$36
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
18.1x
closed 12/28/2012 via PR Web

Snorrason Holdings ehf, acquired CCNow

synopsis: Snorrason Holdings, the privately-held e-commerce service provider, announced its intent to acquire CCNow, Inc., the online retailer and provider of online checkout services.
buyer: Snorrason Holdings ehf
Snorrason Holdings ehf. is a privately held holding company with primary interests in online payment processing, including brands such as DalPay and MountPay. It maintains operating companies in Europe. "
target parent: Digital River, Inc.
target: CCNow
CCNow is a secure online retailer that bridges the gap between shopping online and selling online. CCNow offers an e-commerce shopping cart, checkout, order tracking, invoicing, risk management, customer service and more - all through one integrated e-commerce solution.
price ($mm)
$0.50
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closed 1/11/2013 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired LML Payment Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., the revenue growth experts in global cloud commerce, announced that it has completed its previously-announced all-cash acquisition of LML Payment Systems Inc. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, LML Payment Systems is a leading provider of electronic payment processing, risk management and authentication services.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., the revenue growth experts in global cloud commerce, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. "
target parent: Millennium Management LLC
target: LML Payment Systems, Inc. (LMLP:$34.92)
LML Payment Systems Inc., through its Canadian subsidiary Beanstream Internet Commerce Inc., and US subsidiaries Beanstream Internet Commerce Corp and LML Payment Systems Corp., is a leading provider of financial payment processing solutions for e-commerce and traditional businesses.
price ($mm)[EV]
$97 [$67]
rev ($mm)
$35
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
2.1x
EV / EBITDA
6.3x
closed 9/7/2010 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired Journey Education Marketing, Inc., (JourneyEd) a leading reseller of software and hard goods for students, faculty, educational institutions and public school districts in the U.S. K-12 and post-secondary academic markets.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. "
target: Journey Education Marketing, Inc.
Journey Education Marketing, Inc. (JourneyEd) based in Dallas, Texas, is the leading multi-channel software marketer to the K-12 and post-secondary academic markets, which include students, faculty, staff, educational institutions and public school districts.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 5/5/2010 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired fatfoogoo

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., announced that it has acquired fatfoogoo. The combined forces of Digital River’s e-commerce solutions with fatfoogoo’s technology will offer game publishers and developers an unparalleled, single e-commerce connection to manage their online product sales both in-store and in-game.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, builds and manages profitable online businesses for nearly 34,000 companies worldwide. Its comprehensive e-commerce solution and world-class infrastructure are designed to help companies of all sizes quickly maximize online revenues. "
target: fatfoogoo
Fatfoogoo is the leading in-game commerce ecosystem for monetizing online games and virtual worlds. Fatfoogoo’s solutions allow both publisher-to-player and player-to-player financial interaction, as well as virtual currency management and traditional user and subscription management.
price ($mm)
$10*
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closed 9/5/2007 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Netgiro Systems

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, today announced that it acquired Netgiro Systems AB. Sweden-based Netgiro is one of the leading payment service providers in Europe.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, builds and manages profitable online businesses for nearly 34,000 companies worldwide. Its comprehensive e-commerce solution and world-class infrastructure are designed to help companies of all sizes quickly maximize online revenues. "
target: Netgiro Systems
Founded in 1997, Netgiro Systems is a leading payment service provider based in Europe. Today, e-merchants from around the world use Netgiro’s services to offer their regional customers relevant local online payment methods and ultimately generate increased sales.
price ($mm)
$27
rev ($mm)
$12
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2.2x
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closed 1/25/2006 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Direct Response Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., announced that it has acquired Direct Response Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of affiliate technology and e-marketing solutions. The acquisition will offer the affiliates and clients of both companies a significantly expanded online sales network.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, builds and manages profitable online businesses for nearly 34,000 companies worldwide. Its comprehensive e-commerce solution and world-class infrastructure are designed to help companies of all sizes quickly maximize online revenues. "
target: Direct Response Technologies, Inc.
Founded in 1994, Direct Response Technologies, Inc. provides affiliate technology and online marketing services to clients. Direct Response Technologies is a privately held company based in Pittsburgh, PA.
price ($mm)
$15
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closed 1/5/2006 via BusinessWire

Digital River, Inc., acquired Commerce5, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River has completed the previously announced acquisition of Commerce5, Inc., a leader in enterprise class outsourced e-commerce solutions for high-tech manufacturing and consumer electronics markets. In accordance with the terms of the acquisition agreement announced on December 1, 2005, Digital River paid $45 million in cash for Commerce5.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, builds and manages profitable online businesses for nearly 34,000 companies worldwide. Its comprehensive e-commerce solution and world-class infrastructure are designed to help companies of all sizes quickly maximize online revenues. "
target: Commerce5, Inc.
ChannelWave is a leading provider of channel management and commerce solutions that enable businesses to increase sales and margins by building stronger connections with their channels and customers.
price ($mm)
$45
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closed 3/18/2005 via Yahoo, Inc.

Digital River, Inc., acquired SWREG, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, today announced it acquired SWReg, a provider of e-commerce services for software authors. Under the terms of the agreement, Digital River acquired certain assets and assumed certain liabilities, vendor contracts and intellectual property of SWReg for $8.8 million in cash.
buyer: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Digital River, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce outsourcing, builds and manages profitable online businesses for nearly 34,000 companies worldwide. Its comprehensive e-commerce solution and world-class infrastructure are designed to help companies of all sizes quickly maximize online revenues. "
target parent: Atlantic Coast plc
target: SWREG, Inc.
The oldest online software store in the world. SWREGR, in existence since 1987, is a valuable service that was created to provide software and shareware authors the most convenient means possible of selling their products online. SWREGR is one of the most advanced and fastest growing online softwar
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$8.80
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announced 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Bergio International, Inc., will acquire GearBubble

synopsis: Fairfield-based Bergio International, Inc., a global leader in jewelry design and manufacturing, has announced its intent to acquire 51% of the assets of GearBubble, a premier e-commerce fulfillment platform. For the past four and a half years, GearBubble has processed over $130 million in sales.
buyer: Bergio International, Inc. (BRGO:$1.20)
Bergio International designs and manufactures upscale jewelry. Their products consist of styles and designs made from precious metals such as gold, platinum, diamond, karat gold and other precious stones. Bergio currently sells its jewelry to approximately 50 retailers across the United States. "
target: GearBubble
GearBubble is a premier e-commerce fulfillment platform. For the past four and a half years, GearBubble has processed over $130 million in sales, with over 5 million units sold, and currently has a positive bottom line.
price ($mm)
$3.16*
rev ($mm)
$27
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.2x
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closed 1/6/2021 via BusinessWire

Emerald Holding, Inc., acquired PlumRiver LLC

synopsis: Emerald Holding, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of PlumRiver LLC , a leading international provider of software-as-a-service technology through its Elastic Suite solution. Elastic Suite’s platform streamlines the wholesale buying process for both brands and retail buyers.
buyer: Emerald Holding, Inc. (NYSE:EEX:$160.10)
Emerald is a leader in building dynamic, market-driven business-to-business platforms that integrate live events with a broad array of industry insights, digital tools, and data-focused solutions to create uniquely rich experiences. "
target: PlumRiver LLC
PlumRiver is a leading provider of globally adopted B2B ecommerce and digital merchandising solutions, serving the unique business needs of world-class manufacturers and retailers.
price ($mm)
$36
rev ($mm)
$11
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EV / rev
4.3x
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announced 10/17/2019 via Company Press Release

iProspect, will acquire Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd.

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd., has reached an agreement to acquire a 100% stake in Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd. Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd. (EBP) is a marketplace e-commerce agency in China. Post acquisition EBP will join iProspect and be rebranded "EBP, an iProspect Company."
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital marketing agency with 91 offices across 55 countries. A trusted partner with an in-depth understanding of consumer behavior, iProspect reshapes brand strategies to meet the fast-paced demands of the convergent world with a focus on exceeding client business objectives. "
target: Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd.
Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd. (EBP) is a marketplace e-commerce agency in China. Established in 2012, EBP is one of China's leading e-commerce solutions providers. EBP works closely with brands across China's leading e-commerce platforms to deliver integrated marketing services.
price ($mm)
$3.53
rev ($mm)
$4
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EV / rev
1.0x
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closed 10/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Shopmatic Pte. Ltd., acquired CombineSell Pte Ltd

synopsis: Singapore-based ecommerce company Shopmatic has fully acquired local software-as-a-service firm CombineSell. Founded in 2017, CombineSell offers a multichannel ecommerce solution that simplifies selling processes by aggregating online marketplaces into a single platform.
buyer: Shopmatic Pte. Ltd.
Shopmatic is an international ecommerce company that was launched with the intent of helping anyone going online, succeed in selling their products and services. Shopmatic helps users develop their own unique web store and list them on marketplaces and social channels. "
target: CombineSell Pte Ltd
Founded in 2017, CombineSell offers a multichannel ecommerce solution that simplifies selling processes by aggregating online marketplaces into a single platform. Within its interface, business owners can create and manage listings, reply to customers, control inventories, and fulfill orders.
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closed 9/19/2019 via PR Newswire

Rokt, acquired OfferLogic, Inc.

synopsis: Rokt, the global leader in e-commerce marketing technology, has acquired OfferLogic, a B2B marketplace whose clients include Staples, GoDaddy, Yelp, Google and Vistaprint. Effective immediately, the two companies have merged under the Rokt brand, further advancing the next generation of e-commerce technology.
buyer: Rokt
Rokt is the global leader in e-commerce marketing technology. Rokt builds transformational industry technology to enable clients across B2C and B2B brands to leap ahead of their competition and enrich the customer experience by helping uncover opportunities in the Transaction Moment. "
target parent: Boston Seed Capital LLC
target: OfferLogic, Inc.
OfferLogic is a marketing technology company that helps B2B brands reach an exclusive small and mid-sized business audience. OfferLogic's platform enables non-technical people to thoughtfully create, administer, test, and manage comprehensive site-wide programs in real-time.
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closed 9/4/2019 via Company Press Release

FOG Software Group, acquired Volo Commerce

synopsis: FOG Software Group, a division of Constellation Software Inc., has completed its acquisition of the Volo Commerce. UK-based Volo Commerce is a powerful, multi-channel e-commerce platform with a broad feature set that has been serving customers for over 15 years.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: FOG Software Group
FOG Software Group is a division of Vela Software and Constellation Software, Inc. The companies acquire, manage, and build software companies in a variety of vertical markets. FOG helps their acquired companies improve operations, grow through organic initiatives, and seek additional acquisitions. "
target: Volo Commerce
Volo Commerce has over a decade of multichannel e-commerce experience working closely with merchants selling across international marketplaces like Amazon and eBay and website platforms. Volo combines powerful, end-to-end automation with marketplace know-how and account management expertise.
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announced 5/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

VTEX, will acquire Ciashop

synopsis: TOTVS, the Brazilian leader in the development of management software, and VTEX , a renowned digital commerce platform, announced a joint venture .As part of the agreement, VTEX will acquire Ciashop, a Brazilian e-commerce business company and a provider of solutions for electronic commerce in the form of SaaS.
buyer: VTEX
VTEX is Brazil's global leader in digital cloud commerce. It is a multitenant SaaS solution that is designed to provide high scalability and security using a single, stable code that can adapt to each customer's business demands. "
target parent: TOTVS S.A.
target: Ciashop
Ciashop is Brazilian e-commerce business company and a provider of solutions for electronic commerce in the form of SaaS (Software as a Service).
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$5.38*
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closed 12/12/2018 via BusinessWire

Right Networks, LLC, acquired Propelware

synopsis: Right Networks, the leading provider of cloud solutions for accounting professionals, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Propelware, the company that produced Autofy, a powerful connector of e-commerce and CRM applications to QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online.
buyer parent: BV Investment Partners
buyer: Right Networks, LLC
Right Networks is the leading provider of cloud-based accounting and business solutions for CPA firms, accounting professionals and small to medium businesses who want to gain all the benefits of cloud-based applications without needing to replace what they use today. "
target: Propelware
Propelware is the company that produced Autofy, a powerful connector of e-commerce and CRM applications to QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online. Integrate Salesforce, Shopify, Amazon and many other apps, to save time and headaches. Eliminate data entry and errors by automating the business processes.
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closed 9/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

MercadoLibre, acquired Machinalis S.r.l

synopsis: Mercado Libre announced the acquisition of Machinalis , a Cordoban company dedicated to software development, which specializes in machine learning. From personalization to fraud detection, Machinalis delivers flexible solutions tailored for each client.
buyer: MercadoLibre (MELI:$2,296.31)
Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Mercado Libre is Latin America’s leading e-commerce technology company. Through its primary platforms it provides solutions to individuals and companies buying, selling, advertising, and paying for goods online. "
target: Machinalis S.r.l
Córdoba-based startup Machinalis specializes in the development of machine learning algorithms. Machinalis, founded in 2009, provides solutions for e-commerce and fintech. From personalization to fraud detection, Machinalis delivers flexible solutions with simple tailorings for each company.
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announced 9/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

Insight Venture Partners, will acquire Episerver AB

synopsis: Episerver, the company transforming digital experiences, announced it has reached a definitive agreement to be acquired by Insight Venture Partners, a New York based global private equity firm focused on high-growth investments in the technology sector.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies that are driving transformative change in their industries. Insight has raised more than $18 billion and invested in over 300 companies worldwide. "
target parent: Accel-KKR
target: Episerver AB
Episerver connects digital commerce and digital marketing to help organizations create unique digital experiences for their customers, with measurable business results. Episerver empowers digital leaders to embrace transformational strategies to deliver standout experiences for customers.
price ($mm)
$1,160
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closed 7/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oxatis SA, acquired PowerBoutique

synopsis: Oxatis, a company that provides award-winning SaaS e-Commerce solutions for small and medium sized businesses, has acquired PowerBoutique, another company that develops software and websites for e-commerce clients. Both companies are based in France.
buyer: Oxatis SA (ENXTPA:ALOXA:$15.83)
Oxatis provides award-winning SaaS e-Commerce solutions for small and medium sized businesses, combining ease of use, flexibility and affordability. A range of design and SEO services are also available to build and manage a successful online shop. "
target: PowerBoutique
PowerBoutique develops software and websites for e-commerce clients. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Béziers, France. PowerBoutique has been developing a SaaS technology platform for over 15 years, enabling businesses to have a turnkey merchant site.
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closed 12/11/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Coupa Software, acquired Simeno

synopsis: Coupa Software, a leader in cloud-based spend management, announced that it has acquired Simeno Holdings AG, a leader in cross-catalog search and advanced catalog management. Simeno creates localized content from third-party supplier sites to power cross-catalog searches, including content from many of the leading B2B marketplaces.
buyer: Coupa Software (COUP:$458.37)
Coupa Software is the cloud platform for business spend. They deliver “Value as a Service” by helping their customers maximize their spend under management, achieve significant cost savings and drive profitability. "
target: Simeno
Simeno is a leader in cross-catalog search and advanced catalog management. Simeno creates localized content from third-party supplier sites to power cross-catalog searches, including content from many of the leading B2B marketplaces.
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closed 4/24/2017 via PE Hub

Maven Capital Partners, acquired ProspectSoft Ltd.

synopsis: Maven Capital Partners (“Maven”), one of the UK’s most active private equity houses, has completed the management buy-out of ProspectSoft Limited. ProspectSoft provides niche, award-winning Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and e-commerce software for the Business-to-Business (B2B) market.
buyer: Maven Capital Partners
Maven is one of the UK’s most active private equity managers in the lower mid-market, investing for a range of client funds including six Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs) and a number of regionally focused funds delivering equity and debt finance. "
target: ProspectSoft Ltd.
ProspectSoft provides niche, award-winning Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and e-commerce software for the Business-to-Business (B2B) market. Its technology can be fully integrated with clients’ existing accounting and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) packages.
price ($mm)
$7.52
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closed 12/23/2015 via Company Press Release

Ingram Content Group, Inc., acquired Aer.io

synopsis: Ingram Content Group announces the acquisition of Aer.io. The company is a service that allows publishers, retailers and authors to sell and fulfill print and digital books directly to readers via their websites, blogs and social networks.
buyer parent: Ingram Industries
buyer: Ingram Content Group, Inc.
Ingram Content Group Inc. is a subsidiary of Nashville-based Ingram Industries Inc. The company got its start in 1964 as a textbook depository and has since grown and transformed into a comprehensive publishing industry services company that offers numerous solutions. "
target: Aer.io
Developed originally as Aerbook over a four-year period, Aer.io is the industry pioneer in native marketing and commerce services, making any point of presence into a point of sale–on the web, within mobile/social streams, and even in brick and mortar venues.
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closed 11/19/2015 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, acquired SEOshop Group B.V.

synopsis: Lightspeed POS, the most powerful point of sale platform for stores and restaurants, announced its acquisition of SEOshop, the fastest growing eCommerce platform in Europe. This acquisition will enable merchants to offer a unified in-store and online omnichannel customer experience.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
LightSpeed provides desktop and mobile point of sale, inventory management, retail reporting, and integrated eCommerce solutions for restaurants and retailers. It offers OnSite, a solution for the realities for managing inventory, keeping track of customers, and understanding store’s sales results "
target: SEOshop Group B.V.
SEOshop is the fastest growing e-Commerce platform of Europe. SEOshop provides a Software-as-a-Service platform that enables retailers to set up their online stores. SEOshop services over 8,500 merchants in 11 countries in Europe.
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closed 9/18/2015 via BNC Analysis

First Data Corporation, acquired Spree Commerce

synopsis: Payments giant First Data Corporation has acquired Spree Commerce, an open source storefront platform originally based on Ruby on Rails. Spree technology powers almost 50,000 stores around the world.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: First Data Corporation (FDC:$8,679.00)
First Data provides payment technology and services solutions. With 23,000 owner-associates and operations in 34 countries, the company provides payment technology and services to more than six million merchants and financial institutions, from small businesses to the world’s largest corporations. "
target: Spree Commerce
Spree began in 2008 as an open source e-commerce platform based on the Ruby on Rails framework. Spree technology now powers almost 50,000 stores around the world.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 12/8/2014 via Company Press Release

Accel-KKR, acquired EPiServer

synopsis: EPiServer, a leading provider of digital marketing and e-commerce solutions, announced that Accel-KKR, a technology-focused private equity firm specializing in software and IT-enabled businesses, has made a majority investment in the company.
buyer: Accel-KKR
Founded in 2000, Accel-KKR is a leading technology-focused private equity firm with over $2.5 billion of capital under management. They are one of the only private equity firms dedicated exclusively to investing in lower middle market software and technology-enabled services companies. "
target: EPiServer
EPiServer connects ecommerce and digital marketing to help business create unique customer experiences which generates business results. EPiServer's platform combines content, e-commerce and multi-channel marketing capabilities to work full-circle for businesses online.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/12/2015 via BusinessWire

Siris Capital Group, acquired Digital River, Inc.

synopsis: Digital River, Inc., a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions, announced that it has been acquired by an investor group led by Siris Capital Group, LLC, a leading private equity firm.
buyer: Siris Capital Group
Siris Capital is a leading private equity firm focused on making control investments in data/telecommunications, technology and technology-enabled business service companies in North America. "
target: Digital River, Inc. (DRIV:$373.69)
Backed by 20 years of ecommerce experience, Digital River is recognized as a leading global provider of Commerce-as-a-Service solutions. Companies of all sizes rely on Digital River’s multi-tenant, SaaS commerce, payments and marketing services to manage and grow their online businesses.
price ($mm)[EV]
$896 [$646]
rev ($mm)
$375
EBITDA ($mm)
$36
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
18.1x
closed 9/19/2014 via Company Press Release

REWE Group, acquired Commercetools GmbH

synopsis: REWE Digital, a company of REWE Group, has acquired commercetools, a leading technology provider of e-commerce solutions, which is known for its high-performance cloud software. With SPHERE.IO, commercetools offers all essential commercial functions as API (Application Programming Interface) and thus enables multi-channel e-commerce (OmniChannel).
buyer: REWE Group
REWE Group is one of the leading trading and travel and tourism companies in Germany and Europe. Founded in 1927, REWE Group operates 15,000 stores with 330,000 employees in 12 European countries. "
target: Commercetools GmbH
Commercetools specializes in cloud-based e-commerce software. With SPHERE.IO, commercetools offers all essential commercial functions as API (Application Programming Interface) and thus enables multi-channel e-commerce (OmniChannel). Customers of commercetools include BRITA, Red Bull and Koffer24.
price ($mm)
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closed 9/3/2014 via Market Wire

The Hearst Corporation, acquired Kubra

synopsis: Hearst Corporation, one of the nation's largest diversified media and information companies, announced the acquisition of an 80 percent stake in KUBRA Data Transfer Ltd., a leading provider of digital bill delivery and payment services with offices across North America.
buyer: The Hearst Corporation
Hearst Corporation is one of the nation's largest diversified media and information companies. Its major interests include ownership of 15 daily and 36 weekly newspapers, including the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle, San Antonio Express-News and Albany Times Union. "
target: Kubra
KUBRA provides customer interaction management solutions to some of the largest utility, insurance, government, financial services, healthcare and communication companies across North America.
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$277.37
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Speed Commerce, Inc.
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$101.63
EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc.
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Fireswirl Technologies Inc.
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$37.08
EBITDA ($mm)
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Affle
Affle
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$11.42
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
Bridgeline Digital is developer of the award-winning iAPPS Web Engagement Platform and related interactive solutions. The iAPPS platform integrates Web Content Management, eCommerce, eMarketing, and web Analytics capabilities within the heart of mission critical websites or eCommerce web stores.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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Actua Corporation
Actua Corporation
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rev ($mm)
$118.96
EBITDA ($mm)
($22.10)
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
$80.62
Employees
682
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Life on Earth, Inc.
Life on Earth, Inc.
Life on Earth is a cloud enterprise software developer. Life on Earth's mission is to rapidly grow their cloud based software and technology solutions to enable secure, smart, compliant and maintainable enterprise business solutions. The company focuses on fast emerging technologies.
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$0.04
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.84)
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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Manalto Limited
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$0.12
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.69)
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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Vianet Group plc
Vianet Group plc
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EBITDA ($mm)
$3.66
EBIT ($mm)
$3.19
Net Income ($mm)
$1.49
Employees
159
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ShareRoot, Inc.
ShareRoot, Inc.
ShareRoot is established in the rapidly growing field of user generated content marketing. It provides businesses such as Costco and McDonald’s franchisees a platform to search, legally acquire, organize and measure the effectiveness of user generated marketing campaigns.
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2018
rev ($mm)
$0.30
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.17)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.20)
Net Income ($mm)
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Meltwater
Meltwater
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year
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rev ($mm)
$345.83
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.18)
EBIT ($mm)
($20.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1871
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ChannelAdvisor
ChannelAdvisor
ChannelAdvisor is a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to integrate, manage and optimize their merchandise sales across hundreds of online channels including Amazon, Google, eBay, Facebook and more.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$130.42
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.67
EBIT ($mm)
$9.50
Net Income ($mm)
$7.82
Employees
642
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AuthentiDate Holding Corp
AuthentiDate Holding Corp
Authentidate® is a worldwide provider of secure workflow management software and web-based services. The company's automated and trusted workflow solutions enable enterprises and office professionals to employ rules-based electronic forms and web and fax based communication capabilities.
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2011
rev ($mm)
$2.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($16.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($18.07)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
37
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Ticker: LSE:ATG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Auction Technology Group
Auction Technology Group
ATG ("Auction Technology Group") is a global technology company headquartered in London Bridge. The company's platform powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
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2020
rev ($mm)
$58.60
EBITDA ($mm)
$11.21
EBIT ($mm)
($2.40)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSXV:PBX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PowerBand Solutions Inc.
PowerBand Solutions Inc.
PowerBand Solutions is a Canadian provider of cloud-based Auction and Finance Portal software tools for automotive dealerships, OEMs, and rental companies. Their remarketing platform incorporates the latest auction technologies, inventory management, market intelligence, and appraisal processes.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.42)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.55)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
14
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