Like Football Fanatics Inc.

closed 3/15/2011 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired Football Fanatics Inc.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc. has announced that it has closed its acquisition of Fanatics, Inc., a Jacksonville, Florida-based company that operates more than 250 e-commerce websites, including www.footballfanatics.com, and over 60 e-commerce stores for collegiate and professional sports partners and media organizations.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: Football Fanatics Inc.
With over 150,000 available items, Fanatics offers a deep product assortment spanning collegiate and professional teams, action sports including surf, skate and MMA, and offers this merchandise on websites such as footballfanatics.com and surffanatics.com.
price ($mm)[EV]
$277 [$253]
rev ($mm)
$142
EBITDA ($mm)
$19
EV / rev
2.1x
EV / EBITDA
15.6x
closed 2/3/2021 via BNC Analysis

BHG Group AB, acquired IP-Agency Finland Oy

synopsis: Sweden-based BHG Group AB has acquired 51 percent of IP Agency Finland Oy, a leading online company specialising in products for sports and leisure. IP Agency's products are made up of proprietary brands that are sold mainly in Finland, Sweden, Belgium, the DACH region, and the US.
buyer: BHG Group AB (OM:BHG:$1,068.32)
Sweden-based BHG is the number 1 consumer e-commerce company in the Nordics. With an ecosystem of online stores supported by physical destinations and services, BHG offers the market’s leading range of well-known brands, totaling close to 1 million unique products. "
target: IP-Agency Finland Oy
IP-Agency Finland Oy is an online professional consumer goods design, development, sourcing, and logistics company for major retailers in the Nordic region. They provide a wide range of products specializing in fitness and outdoor activities.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$22
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0.0x
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closed 9/17/2020 via PR Newswire

Entro Marketing Pty Limited, acquired Back To Sport

synopsis: Entro Marketing Pty Limited, owner of BodyHeal, an online retailer for sports injury supplies, has acquired Back To Sport, an online shop focusing on physiotherapy and rehabilitation supplies that help athletes and sports people to prevent and recover from most sport injuries. Both companies are based in Australia.
buyer: Entro Marketing Pty Limited
Entro Marketing Pty Limited is a family-owned company and are experts in the world of sports injury supplies. It is also the owner of BodyHeal, another online retailer for sports injury supplies. "
target: Back To Sport
Back To Sport is an online shop focusing on physiotherapy and rehabilitation supplies that help athletes and sports people to prevent and recover from most sport injuries. They are based in Australia.
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announced 2/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Footway Group AB, will acquire Sportamore AB

synopsis: Footway Group AB, a Swedish web-based platform and online retailer of shoes, will acquire Sportamore AB. Headquartered in Bromma, Sweden, Sportamore is a leading online retailer in the Nordic region of sport-related products. Sportamore sells over 30,000 products from around 300 different brands representing more than 30 different sports.
buyer: Footway Group AB (OM:FOOT B:$99.81)
Sweden-based Footway is a web-based platform and online retailer of shoes that enables customers and manufacturers to meet. The company works with crowdsourcing, AI, and data-driven automation tools to improve its service with both customers and suppliers worldwide. "
target: Sportamore AB (OM:SPOR:$101.44)
Sweden-based Sportamore is the Nordic region's leading and fastest-growing technology company that sells sport-related products online. Sportamore sells over 30,000 products from around 300 different brands representing more than 30 different sports.
price ($mm)[EV]
$45 [$62]
rev ($mm)
$103
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.6x
EV / EBITDA
42.4x
closed 2/21/2018 via Company Press Release

Morele.net, acquired Sklep-Presto.pl

synopsis: Morele.net, a leading online consumer electronics store in Poland, has acquired Sklep-Presto.pl, one of the leading online retailers of sports and outdoor equipment in Poland. Sklep-Presto.pl offers a wide range of sports equipment at low prices. These include footwear and clothing, fitness and gym products, bicycling products, and more.
buyer parent: MCI Capital S.A.
buyer: Morele.net
Morele.net is a leading online consumer electronics store in Poland. They offer over 50,000 products, with more than half readily available at all times. Their products include laptops, computers, radio and television, telephones and tablets, cameras, and more. "
target: Sklep-Presto.pl
Sklep-Presto.pl is one of the leading online retailers of sports and outdoor equipment in Poland. They offer a wide range of sports equipment at low prices. These include footwear and clothing, fitness and gym products, winter sports products, summer sports products, bicycling products, and more.
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closed 12/13/2017 via BusinessWire

On Location Experiences, acquired PrimeSport

synopsis: On Location Experiences, a premium experiential hospitality business, announced it has acquired PrimeSport, a leader in providing direct access to some of the biggest events in sports and entertainment. PrimeSport is a leading Sports Travel and Event Management company, offering tickets, hospitality, travel for fans and corporate clients.
buyer: On Location Experiences
On Location Experiences is a leader in premium experiential hospitality business, establishing a new industry standard to serve iconic right holders with extensive experience in ticketing, curated hospitality, live event production and travel management in the worlds of sports and entertainment. "
target parent: Carlyle Group
target: PrimeSport
PrimeSport is a leading Sports Travel and Event Management company, offering tickets, hospitality, travel for fans and corporate clients. PrimeSport’s partnerships with the largest entities in the industry allow them to provide an unparalleled experience for avid sports fans and corporate clients.
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closed 2/20/2015 via Company Press Release

Carlyle Group, acquired PrimeSport

synopsis: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., in partnership with management, announced the completion of the sale of PrimeSport Holdings Inc. to The Carlyle Group. PrimeSport is an event lifecycle management company and vertically integrated eCommerce leader focused on monetizing the biggest sporting events in the world.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$6,117.50)
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $203 billion of assets under management across 129 funds and 141 fund of funds vehicles. Founded in 1987, Carlyle has grown into one of the world’s largest and most successful investment firms, with 1,700 professionals around the world. "
target parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
target: PrimeSport
PrimeSport is the leading global Sports Travel and Event Management company, offering tickets, corporate and fan travel packages, and hospitality events for corporations, professional sports teams and fans.
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announced 6/16/2014 via BusinessWire

BESTSELLER, will acquire M and M Direct Limited

synopsis: M and M Direct Ltd, one of Europe’s leading online and mail order retailers of discounted lifestyle, fashion and sports apparel and footwear, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by BESTSELLER, a company that provides affordable fashion for women, men, teenagers and children.
buyer: BESTSELLER
BESTSELLER provides affordable fashion for women, men, teenagers and children. BESTSELLER markets their products in most of Europe, the Middle East, Canada, India and globally via e-commerce. "
target parent: TA Associates
target: M and M Direct Limited
M and M Direct Ltd is the UK’s leading purchaser of end-of-line clearance for fashion and sports products. As an online and mail order retailer, M and M offers sports and fashion apparel and footwear for men, women and children, at substantial discounts.
price ($mm)
$238
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closed 1/7/2014 via BusinessWire

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., acquired PrimeSport

synopsis: PrimeSport, Inc. and Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. announced that Clearlake, a private investment firm, has acquired a majority stake in PrimeSport, a leading sports travel and entertainment management company.
buyer: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Clearlake Capital Group is a private investment firm focused on private equity and special situation transactions. Having committed approximately $3 bn over 50 investments, Clearlake's professionals have a history of long-term strategic partnership with management to transform and grow companies. "
target: PrimeSport
PrimeSport is the leading global Sports Travel and Event Management company, offering tickets, corporate and fan travel packages, and hospitality events for corporations, professional sports teams and fans.
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closed 5/3/2013 via Company Press Release

SmartGuy Group A/S, acquired Schmid Profi GmbH

synopsis: SmartGuy Group A/S has acquired the assets of the internet retail company Schmid Profi GmbH; a German company with activities in online sports- and fashion mainly in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic.
buyer: SmartGuy Group A/S (CPH:SMART:$80.27)
SmartGuy is a European online retailer of fashion apparel with a leading position in the Nordic region achieved through an unremitting commitment to profitable growth. "
target: Schmid Profi GmbH
Schmid Profi GmbH is an online retailer with activities in sports and fashion mainly in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. It it based Germany.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.0x
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closed 12/21/2012 via BusinessWire

The TJX Companies, Inc., acquired Sierra Trading Post

synopsis: The TJX Companies, Inc., the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide, announced that it has acquired Sierra Trading Post, an off-price Internet retailer based in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The purchase price of approximately $200 million.
buyer: The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX:$25,878.37)
The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. The Company operates 1,039 T.J. Maxx, 912 Marshalls, and 417 HomeGoods stores in the United States; 222 Winners, 88 HomeSense, and 14 Marshalls stores in Canada. "
target: Sierra Trading Post
Sierra Trading Post is an online and catalog retailer that sells seconds, overstocks and closeouts. The company offers products in categories like outdoor recreation and adventure gear, footwear, clothing and home decor and claims to offer everyday savings of 35-70% on their products.
price ($mm)
$200
rev ($mm)
$200
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/4/2008 via BusinessWire

National Lampoon, acquired Rivalfish

synopsis: National Lampoon, Inc. the most widely recognized brand in comedy, has acquired the website, and retains an option to purchase the licensing division, of Rivalfish the #1 college sports rivalry brand, for an undisclosed sum. Prior to the acquisition, Rivalfish was part of the National Lampoon Humor Network.
buyer: National Lampoon (US:NLMP:$0.00)
National Lampoon is and has been one of the leading brands in comedy for the last 30 years. National Lampoon is active in a broad array of entertainment activities, including feature films, television programming, interactive entertainment, home video, comedy audio CDs and book publishing. "
target: Rivalfish
Rivalfish.com was founded in 2004 by three college sports fanatics who shared a passion for finding success at other people’s expense. The merchandising and licensing division of Rivalfish offers products including hoodies, t-shirts and magnets for die-hard fans. Rivalfish allows buyers to customize
price ($mm)
$0.09
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closed 10/25/2007 via BusinessWire

TA Associates, acquired M and M Direct Limited

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading growth private equity and buyout firm, today announced it has completed a majority investment in M and M Direct Ltd, the leading online and mail order retailer of discounted lifestyle, fashion and sports apparel and footwear in the UK. M and M was formerly majority owned by its founders and ECI Partners.
buyer: TA Associates
Founded in 1968, TA Associates is one of the largest and most experienced private equity firms. The firm has invested in nearly 400 companies and manages more than $16 billion in capital. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: M and M Direct Limited
M and M Direct Limited is the UK’s leading purchaser of end-of-line clearance for fashion and sports products. As an online and mail order retailer, M and M offers sports and fashion apparel and footwear for men, women and children, at substantial discounts.
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closed 11/30/2006 via

North America Sports Media Inc, acquired Gotickets.com L.L.C

synopsis: North America Sports Media Inc. has acquired Premiere Sports Travel L.L.C., Premiere Plus L.L.C. and Gotickets.com L.L.C., affiliated companies that sell travel, hospitality and ticket packages for major sporting and entertainment events worldwide.
buyer parent: Pfingsten Partners, L.P.
buyer: North America Sports Media Inc
North America Sports Media, Inc. is a holding company formed by private equity firm Pfingsten Partners, L.L.C. and veteran sports marketing specialist Christopher J. Brennan to build an integrated sports marketing platform. "
target: Gotickets.com L.L.C
Gotickets.com is one of the country’s top online secondary ticket brokers with an emphasis on sports and entertainment tickets.
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closed 4/12/2004 via PR Newswire

Dreams, Inc., acquired Pro Sports Memorabilia Inc.

synopsis: Dreams, Inc. acquired the assets of Pro Sports Memorabilia.com, one of the largest distributors of authentic sports collectibles in the world, in an all cash transaction, payable over three years. Pro Sports has enjoyed a seven-year operating history prior to being purchased by Dreams.
buyer: Dreams, Inc. (DRJ:$0.00)
Dreams, Inc. sets itself apart from other traditional memorabilia companies with diversified products and services provided through its operating subsidiaries. Mounted Memories is the leader in production of authentic sports and celebrity autographed memorabilia and collectibles. "
target: Pro Sports Memorabilia Inc.
Pro Sports Memorabilia is one of the largest distributors of authentic sports collectibles in the world. Our products are licensed by the NFL,NBA,NHL and MLB. Our line of sports collectibles includes items from sports heroes of today as well as yesterday.
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closed 4/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

all4golf, acquired Clubhouse Golf Ltd.

synopsis: all4golf, Europe’s largest e-commerce company for golf equipment, has acquired Clubhouse Golf from Foresight Group LLP, a UK-based infrastructure and private equity investment manager. Clubhouse Golf is an independent online retailer of golf equipment in the UK. Clubhouse Golf offers a variety of products from major brands at competitive prices.
buyer: all4golf
all4golf is Europe’s largest e-commerce company for golf equipment. all4golf offers more than 20,000 products at affordable prices with fast delivery. Their extensive range of products include golf clubs, polo shirts, golf umbrellas, shoes, accessories and more. "
target parent: Foresight Group
target: Clubhouse Golf Ltd.
Clubhouse Golf is the UK’s largest independent online retailer of golf equipment. Clubhouse Golf offers a large variety of products from major brands at competitive prices. Their products include golf clubs, bags, shoes, golf balls, trolleys, clothing, and golf accessories.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 9/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

Decathlon S.A., acquired Alltricks

synopsis: Decathlon, the largest sporting goods retailer in the world, has acquired Alltricks, an online French retailer that specializes in cycling, running, and triathalon products. Alltricks offers 700,000 items from over 500 leading brands. Their products include spare bicycle parts, accessories, clothing, shoes, helmets, and more.
buyer: Decathlon S.A.
Decathlon is the largest sporting goods retailer in the world. Decathlon offers world class products at extremely affordable prices for everyone, from enthusiastic beginners to passionate professionals. Decathlon covers all types of sports, including cycling, combat sports, golfing, and more. "
target: Alltricks
Alltricks is an online French retailer that specializes in cycling, running, and triathalon products. Alltricks offers 700,000 items from over 500 leading brands such as Shimano, Sram, and RockShox. Their products include spare bicycle parts, accessories, clothing, shoes, helmets, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$71
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.0x
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closed 6/19/2019 via BNC Analysis

All4running, acquired 21Run GmbH

synopsis: All4running, a Dutch store focused on running, has acquired 21Run, an online shop in Germany that specializes in running, triathlon and trail. 21Run offers a large selection of of sports products from leading manufacturers. Their products include running shoes, running clothes, running accessories, backpacks, cycling equipment, bicycles, and more.
buyer: All4running
All4running is a Dutch store focused on running. All4running operates online stores in the Netherlands. They also operate 3 physical stores in Alkmaar, Amsterdam, and The Hague. All4running offers running shoes, running clothes, accessories, wearable electronics, sports drinks, sports bars and more."
target: 21Run GmbH
21Run is an online shop in Germany that specializes in running, triathlon and trail. 21Run offers a large selection of of sports products from leading manufacturers. Their products include running shoes, running clothes, running accessories, backpacks, cycling equipment, bicycles, and more.
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closed 1/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Velorution, acquired Always Riding Ltd

synopsis: Velorution, London’s leading premium urban cycling retailer, has acquired Always Riding, a global online cycle retailer. Always Riding offers high quality bikes, clothing, bags and accessories. They offer best-in-class products for a range of ride styles, including new and exciting offerings from the most forward-thinking brands.
buyer: Velorution
Velorution is London’s leading premium urban cycling retailer. Velorution offers a superb and select range of urban cycles, apparel and accessories. The business has the largest selection of folding bikes, classic British-made cycles, design-led European urban bikes, and premium scooters in the UK. "
target: Always Riding Ltd
Always Riding is a global online cycle retailer. Always Riding offers a unique selection of high quality bikes, clothing, bags and accessories. They focus on offering best-in-class products for a range of ride styles, including new and exciting offerings from the most forward-thinking brands.
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announced 7/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Camping World Holdings Inc., will acquire The House

synopsis: Camping World Holdings, Inc., the nation’s largest network of RV-centric retail locations, announced it will acquire TheHouse.com, an online retailer specializing in bikes, sailboards, skateboards, wakeboards, snowboards and outdoor gear.
buyer: Camping World Holdings Inc. (CWH:$5,446.59)
Camping World Holdings Inc. is the only provider of a comprehensive portfolio of services, protection plans, products and resources for recreational vehicle (“RV”) enthusiasts. "
target: The House
TheHouse.com is an online retailer specializing in bikes, sailboards, skateboards, wakeboards, snowboards and outdoor gear. The House stocks over 65,000 products in St. Paul, MN and is one of the world’s largest outdoor gear retailers.
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closed 12/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Fanatics, Inc., acquired WinCraft

synopsis: Fanatics, the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, has acquired WinCraft, a leading manufacturer of licensed and promotional products for retailers, professional sports teams, concessionaires, colleges, businesses, distributors, and schools. WinCraft has licenses for all leagues and offers custom products for local teams.
buyer: Fanatics, Inc.
The global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their team apparel and jerseys through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today’s on-demand culture. Fanatics sells the largest collection of timeless merchandise. "
target: WinCraft
WinCraft is a leading manufacturer of licensed and promotional products for retailers, professional sports teams, concessionaires, colleges, businesses, distributors, and schools. WinCraft offers a vast array of products. They have licenses for all leagues and offers custom products for local teams.
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announced 6/3/2019 via BNC Analysis

Fanatics, Inc., will acquire Steiner Sports

synopsis: Fanatics, global leader in licensed sports merchandise, has reached an agreement to acquire Steiner Sports, a company that was founded as an athlete marketing firm but has expanded into memorabilia, selling autographed items. The deal does not include Steiner’s athlete contracts.
buyer: Fanatics, Inc.
The global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their team apparel and jerseys through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today’s on-demand culture. Fanatics sells the largest collection of timeless merchandise. "
target: Steiner Sports
Steiner Sports was founded as an athlete marketing company. They later expanded into memorabilia, selling autographed items. Steiner Sports is the exclusive distributor of game-used items for the New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Dallas Cowboys, Notre Dame, Syracuse and other entities.
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closed 10/16/2017 via BusinessWire

Fanatics, Inc., acquired Fermata Partners LLC

synopsis: Fanatics announced it has acquired the collegiate licensing services practice of Fermata Partners from CAA Sports, a division of Creative Artists Agency. Fermata is a consumer products licensing agency that partners with brands possessing deep affinity in sport and college to formulate global strategies and deliver practical execution.
buyer: Fanatics, Inc.
The global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their team apparel and jerseys through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today’s on-demand culture. Fanatics sells the largest collection of timeless merchandise. "
target parent: Creative Artists Agency
target: Fermata Partners LLC
Fermata is a consumer products licensing agency that partners with brands possessing deep affinity in sport, lifestyle, and college to formulate global strategies and deliver practical execution. They help their clients evolve transactional licensing administration into transformational brands.
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closed 2/2/2016 via PR Newswire

Fanatics, Inc., acquired Kitbag Limited

synopsis: Fanatics, Inc., the leading provider of officially licensed sports merchandise, announced it has completed the acquisition of Kitbag, a UK-based international sports eCommerce company. Kitbag runs its own site and also operates the online and retail business for more than 25 partners across European soccer, motorsports, rugby, tennis and golf.
buyer parent: Banneker Partners
buyer: Fanatics, Inc.
Fanatics is the market leader for officially licensed sports merchandise and provides the ultimate shopping experience to sports fans. Fanatics is a top 50 Internet Retailer Company that comprises the broadest online assortment of officially licensed items via its Fanatics and FansEdge brands. "
target parent: Findel plc
target: Kitbag Limited
Kitbag is a specialist multi-channel sports retail services provider, offering sports fans the broadest range of products through both its e-commerce store and over 25 e-commerce stores operated for the world's leading sports brands.
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$17
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closed 3/15/2011 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired Football Fanatics Inc.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc. has announced that it has closed its acquisition of Fanatics, Inc., a Jacksonville, Florida-based company that operates more than 250 e-commerce websites, including www.footballfanatics.com, and over 60 e-commerce stores for collegiate and professional sports partners and media organizations.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: Football Fanatics Inc.
With over 150,000 available items, Fanatics offers a deep product assortment spanning collegiate and professional teams, action sports including surf, skate and MMA, and offers this merchandise on websites such as footballfanatics.com and surffanatics.com.
price ($mm)[EV]
$277 [$253]
rev ($mm)
$142
EBITDA ($mm)
$19
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2.1x
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15.6x
closed 3/28/2016 via BusinessWire

Industrial Color Brands, purchased Studio Division from eBay Enterprise

synopsis: Industrial Color Brands announced its acquisition of eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions’ Studio Division, purchasing its ecommerce studios in New York, NY, King of Prussia, PA, and Louisville, KY. The Studio Division specializes in ecommerce photography services that enable brands and retailers to deliver consistent omni-channel experiences.
buyer: Industrial Color Brands
Industrial Color Brands partners with top brands, agencies, and creative professionals, providing a full range of essential production services. They led the industry through a culture of innovation, bringing state-of-the-art digital production and post-production solutions to their clients. "
seller parent: Banneker Partners
seller: eBay Enterprise
eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions’ Studio Division specializes in ecommerce photography services that enable brands and retailers to deliver consistent omni-channel experiences across all retail touch points. Its ecommerce studios are in New York, NY, King of Prussia, PA, and Louisville, KY.
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closed 1/13/2016 via Company Press Release

eBay Enterprise, acquired AffiliateTraction

synopsis: eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions announced that it has acquired AffiliateTraction. The company is the largest and most well established multi-national affiliate marketing agency in the world.
buyer parent: Banneker Partners
buyer: eBay Enterprise (GSIC:$0.00)
eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions enables brands and retailers to deliver experiences across all retail touch points to attract and engage new customers and convert browsers into buyers. Their clients accelerate performance marketing metrics and win with today's digitally connected consumer. "
target: AffiliateTraction
AffiliateTraction is a full-service performance marketing agency that specializes in incubating, managing and growing affiliate marketing channels for the top brands and internet retailers.
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closed 12/7/2015 via PR Newswire

Ve Interactive, purchased Displaying Retargeting from eBay Enterprise

synopsis: Ve Interactive, a world-leading technology company that provides an integrated digital advertising and onsite conversion platform, has acquired the Display Retargeting business from eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions. The Display Retargeting business is a complete digital advertising solution powered by audience targeting strategies and data.
buyer: Ve Interactive
Ve is a multi award-winning technology company offering a suite of apps across one platform, which help online businesses successfully drive new traffic, reduce bounce rate, increase customer engagement and minimize website abandonment. "
seller parent: Banneker Partners
seller: eBay Enterprise
eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions Display Retargeting is a complete digital advertising solution powered by high-performance audience targeting strategies and data. eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions enables brands and retailers to deliver experiences to attract and engage new customers.
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closed 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Impact Radius, acquired ClearSaleing, Inc.

synopsis: Digital marketing firm Impact Radius scooped up ClearSaleing, the industry’s leading advertising analytics and attribution platform. ClearSaleing enables innovative marketers and agencies to achieve competitive dominance, increased sales volume and improved return on investment.
buyer: Impact Radius
Impact Radius' digital marketing platform enables significant improvement in the return on global advertising spend for brands and agencies. The company provides a fully-integrated suite of products for media attribution, performance marketing, tag management and mobile analytics. "
target parent: Banneker Partners
target: ClearSaleing, Inc.
ClearSaleing is the industry’s leading advertising analytics and attribution platform. They enable innovative marketers and agencies to achieve competitive dominance, increased sales volume and improved return on investment.
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closed 11/5/2015 via Market Wire

eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions, acquired Digital Net Agency

synopsis: eBay Enterprise Marketing Solution has acquired Digital Net Agency (DNA), a leading interactive performance agency. DNA has concentrated its business on search engine optimization and search engine marketing and is recognized as a top 10 player in that field.
buyer parent: Banneker Partners
buyer: eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions (GSIC:$0.00)
eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions enables brands and retailers of all sizes to deliver consistent omnichannel experiences across all retail touch points to attract and engage new customers and convert browsers into loyal buyers. "
target: Digital Net Agency
Digital Net Agency, Inc. (DNA) is a leading performance-based digital agency with a concentration on Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM). DNA also offers social media and affiliate marketing to their clients with the same innovative approach and expertise.
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closed 6/20/2011 via BusinessWire

eBay, acquired GSI Commerce Solutions

synopsis: eBay Inc. has completed its previously announced acquisition of GSI Commerce, Inc., a leading provider of ecommerce and interactive marketing services. With more than 180 customers across 14 merchandise categories, GSI has long-term commerce services relationships with leading retailers and brands.
buyer: eBay (EBAY:$10,761.00)
Founded in 1995 in San Jose, Calif., eBay Inc. connects millions of buyers and sellers globally on a daily basis through eBay, the world’s largest online marketplace, and PayPal, which enables individuals and businesses to securely, easily and quickly send and receive online payments. "
target: GSI Commerce Solutions
GSI Commerce enables ecommerce, multichannel retailing and digital marketing for global enterprises. GSI’s ecommerce services, which include technology, order management, payment processing, fulfillment and customer care, are available on a modular basis or as part of an integrated solution.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,215 [$2,139]
rev ($mm)
$1,358
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$104
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20.5x
closed 3/15/2011 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired Football Fanatics Inc.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc. has announced that it has closed its acquisition of Fanatics, Inc., a Jacksonville, Florida-based company that operates more than 250 e-commerce websites, including www.footballfanatics.com, and over 60 e-commerce stores for collegiate and professional sports partners and media organizations.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: Football Fanatics Inc.
With over 150,000 available items, Fanatics offers a deep product assortment spanning collegiate and professional teams, action sports including surf, skate and MMA, and offers this merchandise on websites such as footballfanatics.com and surffanatics.com.
price ($mm)[EV]
$277 [$253]
rev ($mm)
$142
EBITDA ($mm)
$19
EV / rev
2.1x
EV / EBITDA
15.6x
closed 1/10/2011 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired ClearSaleing, Inc.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc. has announced its Global Marketing Services division has acquired ClearSaleing, a provider of advanced advertising analytics and attribution management. ClearSaleing enables innovative advertisers to increase sales volume and overall media mix profitability across their complex mix of advertising investments.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: ClearSaleing, Inc.
ClearSaleing, Inc. is an industry-leading advertising analytics and attribution platform. ClearSaleing enables innovative advertisers to increase sales volume and overall media mix profitability across their complex mix of advertising investments.
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closed 6/1/2010 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired FetchBack Inc.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc., a leading provider of e-commerce and interactive marketing solutions, announced its Marketing Services division has acquired FetchBack Inc., a provider of comprehensive retargeting solutions for more than 500 advertisers.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: FetchBack Inc.
FetchBack is a leading retargeting company. On average, the majority of a Web site's visitors leave without converting. FetchBack 'fetches' them back to that site using the industry's most advanced retargeting platform.
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closed 5/11/2010 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired VendorNet

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc., a leading provider of e-commerce and interactive marketing solutions, announced it has acquired VendorNet, a Boynton Beach, Fla.-based multichannel e-commerce supply chain solutions provider to more than 100 retailers and brand marketers.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: VendorNet
VendorNet delivers real-time supply chain management solutions to multichannel retailers enabling real-time collaboration with third-party suppliers and all corporate fulfillment channels including stores.
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closed 4/30/2010 via Capital IQ

e-Dialog, Inc., acquired MBS insight

synopsis: e-Dialog, a GSI Commerce division, announced it has acquired MBS, an established database marketing solutions provider, from World Marketing Inc. MBS offers a unique mix of knowledge-based marketing services and solutions that help marketers innovate, advance, and automate their marketing efforts for greater return on their investment.
buyer parent: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc.
buyer: e-Dialog, Inc.
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target parent: World Marketing Inc.
target: MBS insight
MBS offers a range of outsourced direct marketing services, including: strategic services for goal setting, measurement, and meaningful data identification and patterning; analytical solutions that help clients optimize marketing program response and revenue and efficiency.
price ($mm)[EV]
$17 [$19]
rev ($mm)
$18
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
6.3x
closed 4/21/2010 via BusinessWire

e-Dialog, Inc., acquired M3 Mobile

synopsis: e-Dialog announced it is extending its mobile marketing capabilities with the acquisition of M3 Mobile Marketing. M3 creates and executes full-service and compelling mobile marketing programs for global enterprises that raise brand awareness, enhance the customer experience and drive sales through innovative text and mobile Web strategies.
buyer parent: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc.
buyer: e-Dialog, Inc.
e-Dialog is the innovator in precision e-mail marketing services and technology that help companies establish powerful, two-way relationships with their customers and prospects. "
target: M3 Mobile
M3 Mobile is a mobile marketing company whose focus is on leveraging mobile technology through a full-service model. The company assists global brands in targeting their customers in order to promote brand awareness, drive revenue and create a unique consumer experience.
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closed 11/18/2009 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired Retail Convergence, Inc.

synopsis: Leading e-commerce and interactive marketing services provider, GSI Commerce Inc. announced that it has closed its acquisition of Retail Convergence Inc., a Boston, Mass.-based company that operates RueLaLa.com, a leader in the private sale space, and SmartBargains.com, an off-price e-commerce marketplace.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: Retail Convergence, Inc.
Retail Convergence Inc. is transforming on-line retail through its high growth, dynamic e-commerce companies. Current businesses include SmartBargains.com a top 100 Internet retailer and RueLaLa.com an invitation-only destination for limited time, private sales of the best brand names in the world.
price ($mm)
$162
rev ($mm)
$83
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/2/2009 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired The Pepperjam Network

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc., the leading provider of e-commerce and multichannel solutions, announced it has acquired certain assets of the Pepperjam affiliate marketing network and the Pepperjam full-service, interactive marketing agency which specializes in search.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: The Pepperjam Network
Pepperjam is a full-service Internet marketing company providing a broad service offering of professional account management and enterprise-level technology across the key online marketing channels of search-engine marketing, affiliate marketing, and online media planning and buying.
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closed 4/6/2009 via PR Newswire

GSI Interactive, acquired Silverlign Group, Inc.

synopsis: GSI Interactive, the digital marketing services agency of leading e-commerce solutions provider, GSI Commerce Inc., announced it has acquired Silverlign Group Inc., an award-winning integrated marketing strategy and design agency based in the San Francisco Bay Area.
buyer parent: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc.
buyer: GSI Interactive
GSI Interactive was founded in 2003 with the vision of combining the expertise of the world's most talented professionals in e-business, online marketing, usability engineering, search engine optimization and web software development. "
target: Silverlign Group, Inc.
Silverlign Group Inc. is an award-winning integrated marketing strategy and design agency based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Established in 2001, Silverlign employs approximately 25 full-time professionals that provide integrated strategy and design agency services to approximately 23 clients.
price ($mm)
$2.30
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closed 2/13/2008 via PR Newswire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired e-Dialog, Inc.

synopsis: Leading e-commerce and multichannel solutions provider, GSI Commerce Inc. has closed its acquisition of e-Dialog Inc., a Lexington, Mass.-based market-leading provider of advanced e-mail marketing services and solutions to more than 100 blue-chip companies in the U.S. and Europe.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target parent: Flagship Ventures
target: e-Dialog, Inc.
e-Dialog is the innovator in precision e-mail marketing services and technology that help companies establish powerful, two-way relationships with their customers and prospects.
price ($mm)[EV]
$130 [$130]
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
$6
EV / rev
4.4x
EV / EBITDA
23.0x
closed 12/14/2007 via PR Newswire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired Zendor.com Ltd.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc today announced it has closed its acquisition of Zendor.com Ltd., a Manchester, U.K.-based leading provider of fulfillment, customer care and e-commerce solutions.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: Zendor.com Ltd.
Zendor is the UK's leading provider of total distance shopping solutions. We provide Fulfilment, Marketing and E-Commerce solutions to the following sectors: Retail, E-tailers, Manufacturers, and Home Shopping Organisations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$18
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/12/2007 via BusinessWire

GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc., acquired Accretive Commerce Inc.

synopsis: GSI Commerce Inc. has closed its acquisition of Accretive Commerce Inc., a Huntersville, N.C.-based e-commerce solutions provider for $97.5 million in cash.
buyer: GSI Commerce Solutions, Inc. (GSIC:$0.00)
GSI Commerce® is a leading provider of services that enable e-commerce, multichannel retailing and interactive marketing. GSI delivers customized e-commerce solutions through an e-commerce platform, which is comprised of technology, fulfillment and customer care. "
target: Accretive Commerce Inc.
Accretive Commerce is the leading provider of outsourced operations solutions to companies engaged in one-to-one direct commerce. Accretive Commerce's complete range of integrated eCommerce, Customer Care, and Fulfillment & Logistics solutions, creates higher brand equity.
price ($mm)
$98
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announced 4/21/2021 via BNC Analysis

Affirm, will acquire Returnly

synopsis: Affirm Holdings Inc. plans to acquire Returnly, a company that makes it easier for merchants to process returns by offering instant store credit even before an item is returned to the merchant. Returnly's offering enables consumers to use their store credit to get replacement items before their return is fully processed.
buyer: Affirm (AFRM:$669.62)
Affirm is purpose-built from the ground up to provide consumers and merchants with honest financial products and services that improve their lives. Affirm is revolutionizing the financial industry to be more accountable and accessible while growing a network that is beneficial for consumers. "
target: Returnly
Returnly is a Fintech platform that lets merchants offer shoppers a seamless online product returns experience. Eligible shoppers get an Instant Refund they can use to buy again at that store immediately, turning product returns into repurchases.
price ($mm)
$300
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closed 3/18/2021 via BNC Analysis

Maropost Inc., acquired Neto E-commerce Solutions Pty Ltd

synopsis: Maropost, North America’s fastest growing marketing automation platform embraced by companies like Mercedes Benz, BioTrust, the New York Post and Shop.com, has acquired Neto, a global award-winning e-commerce platform used by over 3,000 retailers and wholesalers worldwide.
buyer: Maropost Inc.
Maropost is a leading provider of on-demand marketing, sales, ecommerce and infrastructure platforms. The Maropost Marketing Cloud offers users the power to execute sophisticated email marketing campaigns that match each level of the customer lifecycle, increasing buyer engagement. "
target: Neto E-commerce Solutions Pty Ltd
Neto is a global award-winning e-commerce platform used by over 3,000 retailers and wholesalers worldwide. Neto is the only Australian B2B and multi-channel ecommerce platform that provides an all-in-one solution for ecommerce, POS, inventory management, order management, and shipping labelling.
price ($mm)
$48
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announced 3/11/2021 via Company Press Release

Lightspeed POS, will acquire Vend

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, will acquire Vend Limited, a cloud-based retail management software company in New Zealand. Vend makes it easier for retailers to manage and grow their business. They offer solutions for POS, inventory management, payments, customer management, ecommerce, and more.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Vend
Vend is a cloud-based retail management software company in New Zealand. Vend makes it easier for retailers to manage and grow their business. They offer solutions for POS, inventory management, payments, customer management, ecommerce, and more.
price ($mm)
$288
rev ($mm)
$27
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/24/2021 via BNC Analysis

Locaweb, acquired Dooca Commerce

synopsis: Locaweb, a company that offers hosting services for Website and Web pages in Brazil, has acquired Dooca Commerce, a company that helps merchants to create, set up and manage their virtual stores and sell online.
buyer: Locaweb (BOVESPA:LWSA3:$106.91)
Locaweb offers hosting services for Website and Web pages in Brazil. It offers infrastructure as a service, including cloud servers, physical servers and data center services; and platform as a service that include Website hosting, hosting in cloud, domain and other services. "
target: Dooca Commerce
Founded in 2015 in Novo Hamburgo, Rio Grande do Sul, Dooca Commerce helps merchants to create, set up and manage their virtual stores and sell online.
price ($mm)
$4.93
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closed 2/11/2021 via PR Newswire

VTEX, acquired Workarea LLC

synopsis: Brazil-based VTEX, the world's first and only commerce platform with native marketplace and order management capabilities, has acquired Workarea, a cloud commerce platform provider. The acquisition will strengthen VTEX's presence in and commitment to the U.S. and Canadian market.
buyer: VTEX
VTEX is a global, fully integrated, end-to-end commerce solution with native marketplace and order management capabilities. VTEX helps companies in retail, manufacturing, grocery, and other verticals to sell more, operate more efficiently, scale seamlessly and deliver remarkable customer experience."
target: Workarea LLC
Workarea is the commerce platform of choice for digital commerce innovators. The platform combines enterprise B2C and B2B commerce functionality with robust content management, site search and merchant insights, giving the business unprecedented control and creativity.
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closed 11/5/2020 via Company Press Release

ClearCourse Partnership LLP, acquired Swan Retail Ltd.

synopsis: ClearCourse Partnership LLP, a group of innovative technology companies in the UK, has acquired Swan Retail, a leading provider of retail management software in the UK. Swan offers comprehensive solutions for EPoS, stock management, accounts, customer ordering, warehousing, CRM and eCommerce.
buyer parent: Aquiline Capital Partners
buyer: ClearCourse Partnership LLP
ClearCourse is a UK partnership of innovative technology companies providing membership software to groups, organisations and small businesses. Their companies help customers manage their members and clients, administer their business workflow, & automate their payment processes seamlessly. "
target: Swan Retail Ltd.
Swan Retail is a software house in the retail software based in Hampshire, UK. Specialising in the retail and catering sectors, their software applications offer a comprehensive solution covering EPoS, stock management, accounts, customer ordering, warehousing, CRM and eCommerce.
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announced 8/3/2020 via Bloomberg

Intuit, Inc., will acquire TradeGecko

synopsis: Intuit Inc. has agreed to acquire TradeGecko, a Singapore-based inventory and order management software platform for small retailers and wholesalers in more than 100 countries. Intuit will integrate TradeGecko’s system into its QuickBooks accounting suite to help sellers manage their orders and inventory.
buyer: Intuit, Inc. (INTU:$7,837.00)
Intuit Inc. creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks®, which make it easier to manage small businesses and tax preparation and filing. "
target: TradeGecko
TradeGecko is a Singapore-based inventory and order management software platform for small retailers and wholesalers in more than 100 countries. TradeGecko was founded in Singapore in 2012 and led by New Zealand brothers Cameron and Bradley Priest.
price ($mm)
$80
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closed 7/23/2020 via BusinessWire

Blue Yonder Group, Inc., acquired Yantriks LLC

synopsis: Blue Yonder, a provider of seamless, friction-free commerce solutions, has acquired Yantriks, a SaaS provider of commerce and fulfillment microservices. The acquisition combines real-time transactional systems with supply chain planning, forecasting, and fulfillment solutions to power modern commerce.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Blue Yonder Group, Inc. (JDAS:$384.90)
Blue Yonder provides seamless, friction-free commerce, empowering every organization and person on the planet to fulfill their potential. Blue Yonder’s machine learning-driven digital fulfillment platform enables clients to deliver to their customers when, how, and where they want it. "
target: Yantriks LLC
Yantriks helps industry-leading retail brands unify inventory and fulfillment data into a single platform to create personalized digital commerce experiences that result in higher conversion rates, lowered cart abandonment, and increased customer satisfaction.
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closed 7/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

Square, Inc., acquired Stitch Labs

synopsis: Square, a mobile payment processor, has acquired Stitch Labs, an operations management platform used by growing commerce brands. Stitch Labs provides a commerce operations platform that centralizes inventory, sales, purchasing, and fulfillment to give retailers greater visibility, efficiency, insight, and control across their business.
buyer: Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ:$13,173.74)
Square builds tools to empower businesses and individuals to participate in the economy. Square is the creator of Square Reader, a device that makes it possible for anyone to accept card payments using a smartphone or tablet. "
target: Stitch Labs
Stitch Labs is the leading operations management platform for modern, high-growth brands. Stitch Labs provides a commerce operations platform that centralizes inventory, sales, purchasing, and fulfillment to give retailers greater visibility, efficiency, insight, and control across their business.
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closed 1/22/2020 via Company Press Release

Access Group, acquired Mintsoft

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK’s leading software providers for mid-sized organizations, announced the acquisition of Mintsoft Ltd, a Chelmsford based order and warehouse management solution provider for third-party logistics and Multi-Channel Retailers.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Mintsoft
Mintsoft is a cloud based order and warehouse management platform that’s been built from the ground up for 3PLs and multi channel retailers. It’s integrated with all the major market places and e-commerce platforms, as well as all the major couriers.
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closed 1/15/2020 via Company Press Release

International Market Centers, acquired Pharos by Whereoware

synopsis: International Market Centers announced its launch of IMC_di, a wholly-owned, stand-alone, B2B e-commerce division, with the acquisition of Pharos (formerly a division of Whereoware). Pharos is an integrated sales, marketing and commissioning software tailor-made for the gift and home furnishings industry.
buyer parent: Blackstone Group LP
buyer: International Market Centers
International Market Centers (IMC) is the world’s largest operator of premier showroom space for furniture, gift, home décor, rug, and apparel industries. IMC owns and operates nearly 20 million square feet of world-class exhibition space in High Point, N.C., Las Vegas and Atlanta. "
target: Pharos by Whereoware
Pharos enables Vendors and their Sales Rep partners to modernize their business through easy-to-use and affordable e-commerce, marketing, and sales software. Pharos is a one-stop-shop for an impressive and effective online experience.
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closed 12/5/2019 via Company Press Release

ChannelGrabber merged with Cloud Commerce Pro,

synopsis: Cloud Commerce Pro and ChannelGrabber, the two most-trusted providers of omni-channel eCommerce software, jointly announced the acquisition of ChannelGrabber by Cloud Commerce Pro. ChannelGrabber builds intuitive, easy to use eCommerce software that helps retailers sell more, through any channel, delight their customers and conquer administration.
buyer: Cloud Commerce Pro
Cloud Commerce Pro provides a comprehensive set of eCommerce tools for omni-channel retailers enabling them to manage their business through multiple sales destinations through a single, powerful software platform. They are based in the UK. "
target: ChannelGrabber
ChannelGrabber builds intuitive, easy to use eCommerce software that helps retailers sell more, through any channel, delight their customers and conquer administration. They are based in the UK.
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announced 11/14/2019 via PR Newswire

Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc., will acquire k-eCommerce

synopsis: Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc., a Canadian leader in information technology, will acquire kCentric Technologies Inc. (k-eCommerce), a leading provider of e-commerce solutions designed for Microsoft Dynamics and SAP Business One ecosystems and servicing the specific needs of mid-sized enterprises.
buyer: Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. (TSX:MDF:$60.07)
Mediagrif Interactive Technologies Inc. is a Canadian leader in information technology offering strategic sourcing and unified commerce solutions as well as B2B marketplaces. Mediagrif's solutions are used by thousands of businesses in North America and around the world. "
target: k-eCommerce
k-eCommerce is a leader in integrated e-commerce and payment solutions designed for Microsoft Dynamics and SAP Business One. The company simplifies and accelerates online sales and payment, offering businesses an omnichannel e-commerce platform and supporting both B2B and B2C engagement models.
price ($mm)
$12
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announced 11/4/2019 via Bloomberg

TrueCommerce, Inc., will acquire Netalogue

synopsis: TrueCommerce, a company that revolutionizes trading partner connectivity by linking suppliers, retail hubs and end consumers in one global commerce network, will acquire Netalogue, a publicly quoted market leading ecommerce platform provider. Netalogue specializes in high end affordable ebusiness website platforms.
buyer parent: Accel-KKR
buyer: TrueCommerce, Inc.
TrueCommerce revolutionizes trading partner connectivity by linking suppliers, retail hubs and end consumers in one global commerce network. TrueCommerce's Global Commerce Network includes over 92,000 pre-connected retailers, distributors and logistics service providers. "
target: Netalogue (NTLP:$1.69)
Founded in 2001 Netalogue is a publicly quoted market leading ecommerce platform provider specialising in high end affordable ebusiness website platforms for distributors, wholesalers, retailers, multi-channel and pureplay ecommerce suppliers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$7.07 [$6.07]
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
3.7x
EV / EBITDA
16.0x
announced 9/9/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Endurance International Group, will acquire Ecomdash

synopsis: Endurance International Group Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based platform solutions designed to help small and medium-sized businesses succeed online, will acquire Ecomdash, a software solutions provider that enables inventory management, distribution, and multichannel marketplace listings for ecommerce retailers.
buyer: Endurance International Group (EIGI:$1,101.81)
Endurance International Group helps millions of small businesses worldwide with products and technology to enhance their online web presence, email marketing, business solutions, and more. The Endurance family of brands includes Constant Contact, Bluehost, HostGator, and Domain.com, among others. "
target: Ecomdash
Ecomdash is a full-cycle inventory management platform that streamlines operations for online retailers. Merchants can manage their multichannel ecommerce inventory, product listings, sales orders, and shipping processes on marketplaces such as Amazon and eBay, as well as other ecommerce websites.
price ($mm)
$9.60
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closed 8/12/2019 via Company Press Release

Syndigo LLC, acquired Sellpoints, Inc.

synopsis: Syndigo, a leading technology-driven product information and syndication company, and a portfolio company of The Jordan Company, announced the acquisition of SellPoints, an eCommerce optimization platform and a subsidiary of ConversionPoint Technologies.
buyer parent: The Jordan Company
buyer: Syndigo LLC
Syndigo is a global leader in product content management solutions. Syndigo offers an integrated SaaS-based platform that allows companies to create, manage, and syndicate all of their product content. Their clients include leading brands, retailers, restaurants, and medical device manufacturers. "
target parent: ConversionPoint Technologies
target: Sellpoints, Inc.
Sellpoints is an e-Commerce technology provider dedicated to helping brands and retailers sell more online. It achieves this by attracting qualified shoppers to product pages using traditional traffic acquisition channels (SEO, PPC) as well as innovative, predictive advertising solutions.
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closed 4/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

GoDaddy.com, acquired Sellbrite

synopsis: GoDaddy has acquired Sellbrite, a company that enables brands and retailers to list and sell products effortlessly across multiple online sales channels and gain centralized control over inventory and orders. Sellbrite’s cloud-based, channel management platform integrates with many popular marketplaces and shopping carts.
buyer: GoDaddy.com (GDDY:$3,139.30)
GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 18 million customers worldwide and 77 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. "
target: Sellbrite
Sellbrite enables brands & retailers to list and sell products effortlessly across multiple online sales channels and gain centralized control over inventory and orders. Sellbrite’s cloud-based, channel management platform integrates with many popular marketplaces and shopping carts.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Shopmatic Pte. Ltd., acquired Octopus Retail Management Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: E-commerce solutions startup Shopmatic is acquiring brick-and-mortar solutions specialist Octopus Retail Management as it pursues an omnichannel retail strategy. Singapore-based Octopus offers cloud-based omnichannel management software to physical stores.
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: Octopus Retail Management Pte. Ltd.
Singapore-based Octopus offers cloud-based omnichannel management software to physical stores. Octopus offers a complete suite of retail management solutions from the Point of Sales (POS) to the back-of-house inventory to customer relationship management and eCommerce.
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closed 1/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

DotSoft merged with Solucia Sarl,

synopsis: DotSoft has merged with Solucia, a French provider of omnichannel solutions for distance selling and e-commerce. DotSoft is a French provider of SaaS-based solutions for the retail industry. DotSoft's DS Smart Commerce platform provides retailers with solutions for POS, CRM, e-commerce, business management, and more.
buyer: Solucia Sarl
Solucia is a French provider of omnichannel solutions for distance selling and e-commerce. Solucia offers solutions for supply management, inventory management, customer relationship management, marketing, content management systems, sales and more. "
target: DotSoft
DotSoft is a French provider of SaaS-based solutions for the retail industry. DotSoft's DS Smart Commerce platform provides retailers with solutions for POS, CRM, e-commerce, business management, and more. DotSoft enables brands to revolutionize their sales, customer relationships and marketing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Think3, acquired SLI Systems

synopsis: ESW Capital LLC has acquired SLI Systems, a cloud-based search platform that enables the world's top retailers to convert shoppers into buyers, increase order values, and generate more traffic. SLI will become part of ESW's Think3 portfolio, a $1 billion private equity fund designed to enable SaaS founders to take more shots on goal.
buyer parent: ESW Capital, LLC
buyer: Think3
Think3 is a $1 billion private equity fund designed to enable SaaS founders to take more shots on goal. They purchase SaaS companies and enable a unique transition process that empowers founders and their teams to then launch their next startup. "
target: SLI Systems
SLI Systems accelerates e-commerce for the world's top retailers by converting shoppers into buyers, maximizing order values and generating more traffic. They are headquartered in New Zealand.
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Matching Companies
Ticker: DKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
Dick's Sporting Goods
Founded in 1948, DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. is a leading omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an extensive assortment of authentic, high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$8,529.25
EBITDA ($mm)
$679.18
EBIT ($mm)
$427.16
Net Income ($mm)
$310.44
Employees
27950
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Ticker: HLSE:AMEAS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Amer Sports
Amer Sports
AMER SPORTS is a sporting goods company with internationally recognized brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic, Arc’teryx, Mavic, Suunto and Precor.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$2,578.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$252.95
EBIT ($mm)
$202.56
Net Income ($mm)
$72.11
Employees
7650
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Ticker: LSE:HFD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Halfords Group PLC
Halfords are the UK's leading retailer of automotive and cycling products with sales of almost £900m in the last financial year. They are also proud to be the leading operator of garage servicing and auto repair in the UK.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$1,506.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$157.79
EBIT ($mm)
$122.71
Net Income ($mm)
$93.16
Employees
11000
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Ticker: OM:QLRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qliro Group
Qliro Group
Qliro Group is a leading e-commerce group in the Nordic region, and its operations constitute a leading Nordic e-commerce platform with attractive payment solutions. Qliro Group’s platform is used by more than 1,200 merchants, has around 250 million visits annually.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$505.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.07)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
910
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Ticker: A053280
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
YES24 Co., Ltd.
YES24 Co., Ltd.
Yes24 Co., Ltd. engages in online shopping. Its businesses include tickets, gift items, ebooks, advertisement, movie operations, and other commodities.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$321.65
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$4.01
Net Income ($mm)
$5.79
Employees
418
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Ticker: ECOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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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Ticker: SPDC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Speed Commerce, Inc.
Speed Commerce, Inc. is a single-source provider of e-commerce service solutions to leading retailers and manufacturers. The company's omni-channel capabilities unite a digital commerce strategy with traditional retail channels, creating the ultimate branded shopping experience.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$101.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.39
EBIT ($mm)
$2.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1123
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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.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$58.60
EBITDA ($mm)
$11.21
EBIT ($mm)
($2.40)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OLB Group, Inc.
OLB Group, Inc.
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.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$10.32
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.42
EBIT ($mm)
($0.39)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
24
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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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Ticker: BLIN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$11.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.57
EBIT ($mm)
$0.66
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
39
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Ticker: BSE:539807
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Infibeam Incorporation Ltd
Infibeam Incorporation Ltd
Infibeam Incorporation, an e-commerce company, provides a cloud-based technology platform, and e-commerce infrastructure and logistics support for various merchants, products, and services. They own the Infibeam BuildaBazaar e-commerce marketplace, and Infibeam.com, a multi-category online retailer.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$117.49
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.17
EBIT ($mm)
$12.83
Net Income ($mm)
$12.35
Employees
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Ticker: BME:MAKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Making Science Group, S.A.
Making Science Group, S.A.
Spain-based Making Science is a digital marketing and technology consulting firm that specializes in e-commerce and digital transformation. The company's product offering includes NILO, a comprehensive cloud-based e-commerce platform, and Shoptize, the only Spanish Comparison Shopping Service.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$70.82
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.80
EBIT ($mm)
$2.99
Net Income ($mm)
$1.85
Employees
282
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Ticker: OTCPK:BYOC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Beyond Commerce, Inc.
Beyond Commerce, Inc.
Beyond Commerce is focused on business combinations of “big data” companies in the global B2B internet marketing analytics, technologies and related services space. The Company’s objective is to develop and deploy disruptive strategic software technology that will build on organic growth potential.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5.83
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.91)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.59)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: AIM:ATQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ATTRAQT Group PLC
ATTRAQT Group PLC
ATTRAQT Group PLC launched its merchandising platform, Freestyle Merchandising, in 2009. It provides product recommendations, site search and visual merchandising. The company now has over 120 clients including Vans, boohoo.com and Superdry.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$22.14
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.18)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
133
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Ticker: SPSC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SPS Commerce, Inc.
SPS Commerce, Inc.
SPS Commerce perfects the power of trading partner relationships with the industry's most broadly adopted, retail cloud services platform. As a leader in cloud-based supply chain management solutions, they provide prewired, proven integrations and comprehensive retail performance analytics.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$302.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$65.22
EBIT ($mm)
$47.37
Net Income ($mm)
$41.28
Employees
1363
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Ticker: TIE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TIE Kinetix
TIE Kinetix
TIE Kinetix transforms the digital supply chain by providing total integrated e-commerce solutions. These integrated e-commerce solutions maximize revenue opportunities by minimizing the energy needed to market, sell and deliver online.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$16.69
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.94)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.07)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
103
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Ticker: DSGX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Descartes Systems Group Inc.
Descartes Systems Group Inc.
Descartes is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Customers use their modular, software-as-a-service solutions to complete numerous logistics processes.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$363.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$142.58
EBIT ($mm)
$81.16
Net Income ($mm)
$59.47
Employees
1356
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Ticker: KOSDAQ:A042000
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cafe24 Corp.
Cafe24 Corp.
Cafe24 is a global e-commerce platform based in South Korea. Cafe24 offers hosting services and a free platform that allows businesses to build and manage their own online stores. Cafe24 provides store owners with convenient selling methods while offering customers a simple purchasing experience.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$143.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.17
EBIT ($mm)
$12.31
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: NCR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NCR Corporation
NCR Corporation
NCR Corporation is a global technology company leading how the world connects, interacts and transacts with business. NCR’s assisted- and self-service solutions and comprehensive support services address the needs of retail, financial, healthcare, entertainment, and public sector organizations.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$6,462.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$642.00
EBIT ($mm)
$437.00
Net Income ($mm)
$467.00
Employees
36000
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