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closed 2/17/2015 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., purchased United Technical Publishing from Hearst Business Media

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has acquired United Technical Publishing, a division of Hearst Business Media and a leading digital provider of product information to the global electronics components industry. United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, and more.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, and more. "
seller parent: The Hearst Corporation
seller: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media is a global technology leader. Their United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, inventory access tools and databases that are important resources for engineers involved in product design.
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closed 6/1/2011 via Company Press Release

Sandow Media Corporation, acquired Material Connexion

synopsis: Sandow announced that it has acquired Material ConneXion, Inc., a leading global materials consultancy with the largest library of innovative materials in the world, and its sister company, Culture & Commerce Inc., the premier design management firm in the U.S.
buyer parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
buyer: Sandow Media Corporation
Sandow Media Corporation is a cutting-edge publishing company built around a single philosophy; always exceed expectations. Based in South Florida, Sandow Media is defined by an unrelenting drive to lead the industry, focus on quality, and innovate. "
target: Material Connexion
Material ConneXion is a global materials consultancy that helps companies innovate through smart materials thinking. Built on the belief that Every Idea Has A Material Solution™, Material ConneXion is the trusted advisor to Fortune 500s, smaller forward-thinking companies, and government agencies.
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closed 4/29/2016 via PR Newswire

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., acquired GlobalSpec, Inc.

synopsis: IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, announced the acquisition of GlobalSpec, a leading source of news, data and analytics for the global engineering and technical community including the widely known brand name Engineering360.
buyer: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
IEEE is the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. Through its highly-cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities, IEEE inspires a glboal community. "
target parent: IHS, Inc.
target: GlobalSpec, Inc.
GlobalSpec is a leading source of news, data and analytics for the global engineering and technical community including the widely known brand name Engineering360. It specializes in vertical search and information services serving the engineering, manufacturing, and technical market segments.
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closed 7/9/2012 via BusinessWire

IHS, Inc., acquired GlobalSpec, Inc.

synopsis: IHS Inc., the leading global source of information and analysis, has completed the closing of its acquisition of GlobalSpec, Inc., the leading specialized vertical search, product information and global access point providing critical digital information tied to key Product Engineering and Design workflows for seven million engineers.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,589.00)
IHS Inc. is the leading source of information in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape: energy and power; design and supply chain; defense, risk and security; environmental, health and safety and sustainability; country and industry forecasting; and commodities, pricing and cost. "
target parent: Warburg Pincus
target: GlobalSpec, Inc.
Based in East Greenbush, NY, GlobalSpec is the leading specialized vertical search, information services and e-publishing company serving the engineering, manufacturing and related scientific and technical market segments.
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announced 11/11/2020 via Company Press Release

VHV Gruppe, will acquire Eucon

synopsis: Vereinigte Hannoversche Versicherung (VHV Gruppe), a leading insurance and reinsurance company in Germany, will acquire a majority stake in Eucon Group from Hg, Europe’s leading software investor. Eucon is a global provider of best-in-class information and data-based systems for product management in the automotive aftermarket.
buyer: VHV Gruppe
Vereinigte Hannoversche Versicherung (VHV Gruppe) is a leading insurance and reinsurance company in Germany. VHV Gruppe provides auto, liability, accident, home, and construction insurance services. Their auto insurance covers cars, motorcycles, RVs, trikes, and quads. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Eucon
Eucon is a global provider of best-in-class information and data-based systems for efficient product management in the automotive aftermarket. Eucon also provides claims management solutions for insurers and invoice management solutions for the real estate industry.
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closed 9/17/2009 via PR Newswire

European Business Press, SA, acquired European Business Press, SA

synopsis: TechInsights, the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision-makers, announced that the company has reached a final agreement for the sale of its Brussels-based publishing company, European Business Press SA, to Andre Rousselot, EBP's President.
buyer: European Business Press, SA
European Business Press, SA is a Belgium-based business-to-business publishing company serving the electronics industry. Under license from United Business Media, EBP publishes EE Times Europe and Microwave Engineering Europe. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: European Business Press, SA
European Business Press, SA is a Belgium-based business-to-business publishing company serving the electronics industry. Under license from United Business Media, EBP publishes EE Times Europe and Microwave Engineering Europe.
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closed 11/1/2006 via BNC Analysis

Hindawi Publishing Corporation, purchased "Active and Passive Electronic Components" Journal from Taylor & Francis Group plc

synopsis: Hindawi Publishing has acquired "Active and Passive Electronic Components" from Taylor & Francis. No terms were given. The journal is published quarterly and is devoted to the science and technology of all types of electronic components, including semiconductor materials, thick-film materials, electron tubes, capacitors, and solid-state memories.
buyer: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Hindawi Publishing Corporation is a commercial publisher of STM (Science, Technology, and Medicine) literature. Founded in 1997, Hindawi currently employs around 200 people, who are responsible for the publication of 45+ peer-reviewed journals as well as a number of scholarly books. "
seller parent: Informa plc
seller: Taylor & Francis Group plc
Taylor & Francis Group is a leading academic publisher, releasing more than 500 journals and some 1,500 books each year. The company serves the educational, industrial research, and professional markets through a dozen imprints, including Carfax, Falmer, Garland, and Routledge.
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announced 5/7/2010 via

The Linley Group, will acquire Microprocessor Report

synopsis: The Linley Group, the industry's leading source for independent technology analysis of semiconductors for networking, communications, mobile, and wireless, announced it has signed an agreement with In-Stat to acquire the Microprocessor Report, the leading newsletter for processor technology.
buyer: The Linley Group
The Linley Group is the industry's leading source for independent technology analysis of semiconductors for networking, communications, mobile, and wireless. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: Microprocessor Report
Microprocessor Report is the leading technical publication for the microprocessor industry. Microprocessor Report is exclusively subscriber-supported and dedicated to providing unbiased, in-depth, and critical analysis of new high-performance microprocessor developments.
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closed 1/25/2017 via Company Press Release

Wicks Group of Companies, acquired Gladson

synopsis: Gladson Holdings, LLC, announced that The Wicks Group of Companies, LLC, a New York-based private investment firm, has completed the acquisition of the Company. Gladson helps manufacturers, retailers and service providers plan and execute more effectively so they can meet shopper expectations across the path to purchase.
buyer: Wicks Group of Companies
The Wicks Group of Companies is a private equity firm that invests in lower-middle-market companies operating in the information, education and media industries. The firm uses a consistent investment strategy, partnering with experienced management teams to build businesses through acquisitions. "
target: Gladson
Gladson is a leading provider of digital content and retail omni-channel optimization solutions for the consumer-packaged goods ("CPG") and fast-moving consumer goods ("FMCG") industries. Gladson owns the largest proprietary product content library in the industry.
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closed 10/5/2010 via PR Newswire

Black Duck Software, Inc., acquired Ohloh Corporation

synopsis: Black Duck Software, the leading global provider of products and services for accelerating software development through the managed use of open source software, announced that it has acquired Ohloh.net from Geeknet, Inc.
buyer parent: Flagship Ventures
buyer: Black Duck Software, Inc.
Black Duck Software is the leading provider of products and services for automating the management, governance and secure use of open source software, at enterprise scale, in a multi-source development process. "
target parent: Geeknet, Inc.
target: Ohloh Corporation
Ohloh, based in Bellevue, Washington, is a leading directory of open source projects and a market leader for data services about open source software development.
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closed 4/23/2019 via BusinessWire

WTWH Media, LLC, acquired EngineersGarage

synopsis: Business-to-Business media company, WTWH Media announced it has acquired the website EngineersGarage.com. Founded in 2010, EngineersGarage.com provides electrical engineers and college students with high value unique content within the electrical engineering field.
buyer: WTWH Media, LLC
WTWH Media LLC is an integrated b2b media company serving the electronics, design engineering, hospitality, life sciences, renewable energy, retail and robotics markets with more than 45+ web sites, 12 events, 7 print publications and custom digital marketing services. "
target: EngineersGarage
Founded in 2010, EngineersGarage.com provides electrical engineers and college students with high value unique content within the electrical engineering field. The site focuses on open source technologies as well as project tutorials with aim of empowering engineers with technology applications.
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closed 3/21/2012 via BNC Analysis

The Institution of Engineering and Technology, acquired SciTech Publishing, Inc.

synopsis: The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is expanding its offering to members with the full acquisition of titles published by the renowned US electromagnetics engineering specialist, SciTech Publishing. SciTech’s unique books will strengthen the IET’s engineering intelligence product range for all members around the world.
buyer: The Institution of Engineering and Technology
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) is a world leading professional organisation working to develop science, engineering and technology. The IET dates from 1871 and has more than 150,000 members in 127 countries with offices in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. "
target: SciTech Publishing, Inc.
SciTech Publishing has produced print and electronic materials in electrical engineering subject areas of radar, antennas & propagation, microwave/RF design, communications and related electrical engineering disciplines since 1998.
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announced 3/2/2012 via BNC Analysis

Etteplan Oyj, will acquire Tedopres International B.V.

synopsis: Etteplan Oyj announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of the Dutch-based Tedopres International B.V. Tedopres provides writing and editing of manuals.
buyer: Etteplan Oyj (HLSE:ETTE:$325.58)
Etteplan is a specialist in industrial equipment engineering and technical product information solutions and services. Etteplan’s engineering expertise and service products cover the entire life cycle of the client’s products. "
target parent: Main Capital Partners BV
target: Tedopres International B.V.
Tedopres specializes in all assets that come with technical documentation, including technical translation in over 50 languages, technical illustrations, as well as software development to support the creation and management of technical documentation.
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closed 1/20/2009 via PR Newswire

Reed Elsevier, acquired William Andrew, Inc.

synopsis: Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced the acquisition of the publishing assets of William Andrew, Inc. William Andrew is a leading specialist book and database publisher in a number of fields including plastics & rubbers, adhesives & sealants, paints & ink.
buyer: Reed Elsevier (LSE:REL:$7,244.00)
Reed Elsevier is a world leading publisher and information provider. Operating in the scientific, medical, legal, risk and business-to-business sectors, Reed Elsevier provides high value and flexible information solutions to professional end users, with increasing emphasis on internet delivery. "
target: William Andrew, Inc.
William Andrew is an independent, mid-size publisher of applied science handbooks, references, and databases. The company began with the creation of the Plastics Design Library, providing unique databooks to the plastics industry, including the flagship title Chemical Resistance.
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closed 7/29/2016 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired UBM Tech Electronics Network

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: UBM Tech Electronics Network
UBM's Technical and Electronics Media Portfolio include EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. UBM plc is a leading global marketing services and communications company.
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closed 4/23/2013 via Market Wire

MuleSoft, acquired ProgrammableWeb.com

synopsis: MuleSoft, provider of the world's most widely used integration platform to connect the New Enterprise, announced that it has acquired ProgrammableWeb, the popular online destination used by developers worldwide to help build Web, mobile and other connected applications through APIs.
buyer: MuleSoft
MuleSoft provides the most widely used integration platform to connect any application, data service or API, across the cloud and on-premise continuum. MuleSoft's Anypoint Platform combines Mule ESB, CloudHub and Anypoint Connectors with capabilities for API creation, publishing and management. "
target parent: Alcatel-Lucent
target: ProgrammableWeb.com
ProgrammableWeb is the leading online destination dedicated to mashups, APIs and the Web as a development platform. Founded in 2005, ProgrammableWeb offers the Internet's largest directory of Web 2.0 APIs and mashups.
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closed 2/13/2013 via PR Web

Montclair Advisors, acquired DreamSimplicity, Inc.

synopsis: Montclair Advisors, a leading provider of strategic Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions, announced the acquisition of DreamSimplicity, the leading social site for software professionals, technology investors and SaaS enthusiasts to learn about the SaaS industry, share ideas and view thousands of original videos created by DreamSimplicity.
buyer: Montclair Advisors
Montclair Advisors provides personalized Software-as-a-Service advisory services designed to help SaaS-based and non-SaaS-based software companies to optimize their business models, improve revenues, control costs and deliver world-class software. "
target: DreamSimplicity, Inc.
DreamSimplicity is a virtual community and marketplace directory for business applications and the industry professionals that deliver them.
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closed 1/20/2014 via Company Press Release

SAE International, acquired Effective Training, Inc.

synopsis: SAE International bolstered its engineering fundamentals portfolio of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) learning products by acquiring Effective Training, Inc. ("ETI"). Their products include: software, videos, Web-based training, digital instructor kits, reference books and materials, textbooks and workbooks.
buyer: SAE International
SAE International, The Society of Automotive Engineers, is the premier membership society dedicated to advancing mobility engineering worldwide. It is a global association of more than 134,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. "
target: Effective Training, Inc.
Effective Training, Inc. is a global leader in the field of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing. They provide training to thousands of companies, corporations and educational organizations around the world.
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closed 9/8/2006 via

Semiconductor International, purchased Semiconductor Manufacturing Magazine from Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International

synopsis: SEMI, the global industry association serving the micro- and nano-electronics supply chain, and Reed Business Information (RBI), a leading business-to-business publisher and information provider, have announced a broad-ranging media partnership that includes the merger of Semiconductor Manufacturing Magazine with Semiconductor International.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier plc
buyer: Semiconductor International
Semiconductor International is the world's leading trade publication serving the semiconductor manufacturing industry. The print and digital editions reach more than 42,500 qualified buyers of semiconductor manufacturing equipment and materials around the world. "
seller: Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International
SEMI is a global industry association serving companies that provide equipment, materials and services used to manufacture semiconductors, displays, nano-scaled structures, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) and related technologies.
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closed 2/16/2022 via PR Newswire

Spins LLC, acquired Pinto

synopsis: SPINS, a leading wellness-focused data company and advocate for the Natural Products Industry for more than two decades, has acquired Pinto, the world's smartest product intelligence platform. The combination strengthens SPINS' position as the leader in Product Intelligence.
buyer: Spins LLC
SPINS is a wellness-focused data company and advocate for the Natural Products Industry. Its Product Intelligence Platform provides dynamic data, actionable insights, and digital activation solutions that drive growth for its clients and partners. "
target: Pinto
Pinto is the world's most authoritative product database and analytics platform for food, grocery, and CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) products. They provide businesses of all sizes with the data and the tools to power personalization, optimize their product content online, and more.
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closed 2/17/2015 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., purchased United Technical Publishing from Hearst Business Media

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has acquired United Technical Publishing, a division of Hearst Business Media and a leading digital provider of product information to the global electronics components industry. United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, and more.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, and more. "
seller parent: The Hearst Corporation
seller: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media is a global technology leader. Their United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, inventory access tools and databases that are important resources for engineers involved in product design.
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announced 11/5/2012 via Market Wire

Hearst Business Media, will acquire Milliman Care Guidelines LLC

synopsis: Hearst Corporation signed an agreement with Milliman, Inc., pursuant to which Hearst will acquire Milliman Care Guidelines LLC, a leading provider of evidence-based clinical healthcare databases. The announcement was made by Frank A. Bennack, Jr., CEO of Hearst Corporation, and Richard P. Malloch, president of Hearst Business Media.
buyer parent: The Hearst Corporation
buyer: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media (HBM), an operating group of The Hearst Corporation, operates more than 20 business-to-business information services, electronic databases, and publications. The Group has significant holdings in the automotive, electronic, and medical/pharmaceutical industries. "
target parent: Milliman, Inc.
target: Milliman Care Guidelines LLC
Milliman Care Guidelines LLC, a Milliman Company, independently develops and produces evidence-based clinical guidelines and software used by more than 2,200 clients including 1,200 hospitals and seven of the eight largest U.S. health plans.
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closed 4/2/2008 via Market Wire

Hearst Business Media, acquired Map of Medicine

synopsis: Hearst Corporation announced the acquisition of U.K.-based Map of Medicine, a leading provider of evidence-based health-care resources designed to help health practitioners make sound decisions by following accessible clinical information on a range of relevant medical issues.
buyer parent: The Hearst Corporation
buyer: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media (HBM), an operating group of The Hearst Corporation, operates more than 20 business-to-business information services, electronic databases, and publications. The Group has significant holdings in the automotive, electronic, and medical/pharmaceutical industries. "
target parent: Informa plc
target: Map of Medicine
The Map of Medicine is a web-based visual representation of evidence-based patient care journeys covering 28 medical specialties and 390 pathways.
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closed 10/12/2007 via Company Press Release

Hearst Business Media, acquired FleetCross

synopsis: Hearst Business Media, a unit of Hearst Corporation, today announced the acquisition of FleetCross, a leading provider of custom databases, software and network solutions to the transportation and equipment industry.
buyer parent: The Hearst Corporation
buyer: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media (HBM), an operating group of The Hearst Corporation, operates more than 20 business-to-business information services, electronic databases, and publications. The Group has significant holdings in the automotive, electronic, and medical/pharmaceutical industries. "
target: FleetCross
Service Professionals, Inc. provides custom database, software, and network solutions to the Transportation and Equipment Industry. Our customized parts and service referencing systems for vehicles, equipment, and parts cross reference are utilized by both fleet and parts sales organizations.
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announced 2/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

ConvergeOne, LLC, will acquire Arrow Systems Integration, Inc.

synopsis: ConvergeOne, a leading global IT service provider of collaboration and technology solutions, is to acquire Arrow Systems Integration from Arrow Electronics. Arrow Systems Integration, Inc. is a leading enterprise communications systems integrator specializing in on-premise, cloud and IoT solutions.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: ConvergeOne, LLC (CVON:$1,401.33)
Founded in 1993, ConvergeOne is a leading global IT service provider of collaboration and technology solutions for large and medium enterprise with decades of experience assisting customers to transform their digital infrastructure and realize a return on investment. "
target parent: Arrow Electronics, Inc.
target: Arrow Systems Integration, Inc.
Arrow Systems Integration, Inc. is a leading enterprise communications systems integrator specializing in on-premise, cloud and IoT solutions. Arrow SI provides seamless systems and cloud migration for contact centers, unified communications, data centers and security.
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closed 1/9/2018 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired eInfochips, Ltd

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, an enterprise computing solutions provider, announced that it has completed the acquisition of eInfochips, one of the world’s largest design and managed services companies. eInfochips works at every phase of technology deployment, including developing custom hardware and software and new IoT-based business models.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: eInfochips, Ltd
eInfochips is one of the world’s largest design and managed services companies. eInfochips works at every phase of technology deployment, including developing custom hardware and software and new IoT-based business models. Their offerings include app and software development and big-data analytics.
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closed 7/29/2016 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired UBM Tech Electronics Network

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired the global internet media portfolio focused on technology and electronic design from UBM, including EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: UBM Tech Electronics Network
UBM's Technical and Electronics Media Portfolio include EE Times, EDN, ESM, Embedded, EBN, TechONline, and Datasheets.com. UBM plc is a leading global marketing services and communications company.
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closed 3/31/2015 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired immixGroup

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of immixGroup, Inc., a value-added distributor supporting over 800 value-added resellers, solution providers, service providers, and other public sector channel partners with specialized resources to accelerate their government sales.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, and more. "
target: immixGroup
ImmixGroup, Inc. has a comprehensive offering of IT solutions from over 250 of the world’s leading technology suppliers in addition to a platform of services that helps IT companies do business with the government in the channel.
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closed 2/17/2015 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., purchased United Technical Publishing from Hearst Business Media

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has acquired United Technical Publishing, a division of Hearst Business Media and a leading digital provider of product information to the global electronics components industry. United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, and more.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, and more. "
seller parent: The Hearst Corporation
seller: Hearst Business Media
Hearst Business Media is a global technology leader. Their United Technical Publishing’s portfolio includes directories, e-newsletters, 16 engineering-driven websites, inventory access tools and databases that are important resources for engineers involved in product design.
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closed 10/28/2013 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Computerlinks

synopsis: Arrow Electronics Inc., a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, has completed its acquisition of Computerlinks, a value-added distributor with a comprehensive offering of IT solutions from many of the world’s leading technology suppliers.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: Computerlinks
Computerlinks is Europe's leading value-added distributor for prominent international information technology manufacturers. Computerlinks assists by selecting, marketing, delivering and supporting the best IT solutions for increased security and more efficient business processes.
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closed 2/27/2012 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Asset Recovery Corporation

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has acquired Asset Recovery Corporation, a North American provider of electronics asset disposition services. Its services include data removal, data security, refurbishment, and remarketing of electronic assets, while ensuring compliance with local and national data security and environmental regulations.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: Asset Recovery Corporation
Asset Recovery Corporation is a North American provider of electronics asset disposition (EAD) services. The company offers a comprehensive array of EAD services including data removal, data security, refurbishment, and remarketing of electronic assets.
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closed 2/13/2012 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired TechTurn, Ltd.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of TechTurn, Ltd., a leading provider of electronics asset disposition services that specializes in the processing and sale of technology devices that are returned or recycled from businesses and consumers.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves over 120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers. "
target: TechTurn, Ltd.
TechTurn processes and sells millions of technology devices that are returned or recycled from businesses and consumers. TechTurn is the world’s first R2 certified recycler and Microsoft Authorized Refurbisher.
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Arrow Electronics, Inc., offer to acquire Chip One Stop Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that the company will launch an all-cash tender offer to acquire all of the common stock of Japan-based Chip One Stop. Chip One Stop is focused primarily on supplying electronic components to design engineers. It partners with more than 700 suppliers to offer a "one-stop-shopping" experience.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 1,200 suppliers and 115,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Chip One Stop Inc.
Chip One Stop is focused primarily on supplying electronic components to design engineers. The company offers a “one-stop-shopping” experience allowing its customers to access selected stocked parts data, and a sourcing request service through a comprehensive database.
price ($mm)[EV]
$90 [$68]*
rev ($mm)
$46
EBITDA ($mm)
$7
EV / rev
1.6x
EV / EBITDA
11.4x
closed 12/6/2010 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Diasa Informática

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has acquired Diasa Informática, a leading European value-added distributor of servers, storage, software, and networking products in Spain and Portugal.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Diasa Informática
Diasa Informática, a leading value-added distributor of servers, storage, software, and networking products, also offers technical consultancy and training, presales support, installation services and financial services to its approximately 3,000 resellers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$250
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/16/2010 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Intechra Group LLC

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Intechra, a leading information technology asset disposition (“ITAD”) company.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Intechra Group LLC
Intechra is one of the world’s leading information technology asset disposition companies. The company focuses exclusively on eliminating the risks surrounding data security, compliance, and environmental impact, while maximizing value recovery on IT asset investment for businesses around the world.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$75
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/9/2010 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., will acquire Shared Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Shared Technologies Inc., a leading North American unified communications and managed services provider.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Shared Technologies Inc.
Shared Technologies is a total solutions provider specializing in voice, data and converged technologies. National in scope, local in focus, Shared Technologies is a team of over 1,300 professionals focused on serving and supporting customers in today’s volatile converged communications environment.
price ($mm)
$253
rev ($mm)
$250
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/4/2007 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Centia/AKS

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Arrow will acquire Centia Group Limited and AKS Group Nordic AB , Europe’s leading specialty distributors of access infrastructure, security and virtualization software solutions.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Centia/AKS
Centia is Europe’s largest knowledge based distributor specializing in Access Infrastructure computing software, Thin Clients and Management Software.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$120
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/2/2007 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., purchased Agilysys KeyLink Systems Group from Agilysys, Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has completed its previously announced acquisition of substantially all of the assets and operations of the Agilysys KeyLink Systems Group, a leading enterprise computing solutions distributor, for $485 million in cash, subject to final adjustments based upon a closing audit.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
seller: Agilysys, Inc. (AGYS:$149.63)
Agilysys is a provider of IT solutions to corporate and public- sector customers, with special expertise in select vertical markets, including retail and hospitality. The company uses technology-including hardware, software and services-to help customers resolve their most complicated IT needs.
price ($mm)
$485
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/30/2006 via

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired Alternative Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Arrow will acquire Alternative Technology, Inc., a leading specialty distributor of access infrastructure and security solutions.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: Alternative Technology, Inc.
Alternative Technology is the leading specialty distributor for Value Added Resellers who need products and services targeted at Thin-client/Server-based Computing, Edge Infrastructure, Security and Wireless markets.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/30/2005 via BusinessWire

Arrow Electronics, Inc., acquired DNSint.com AG

synopsis: Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that it has completed its previously-announced acquisition of DNSint.com AG ("DNS") for a purchase price of approximately EUR 130 million ($155 million), including the assumption of approximately EUR 26 million ($31 million) of net debt.
buyer: Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW:$26,812.51)
Arrow Electronics is a major global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and computer products. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for nearly 600 suppliers and more than 135,000 original equipment manufacturers. "
target: DNSint.com AG
DNS, which is headquartered in Munich, Germany and has approximately 320 employees, and is the largest supplier of Sun Microsystems products in this region.
price ($mm)
$155
rev ($mm)
$375
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

TeamSystem SpA, acquired TechMass

synopsis: TeamSystem, the Italian leader in digital business management solutions, has acquired a majority stake in TechMass, a Germany-based company focused on the digitalization of production processes. TechMass provides an IoT cloud-based tool and a digital platform to track machine performance.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: TeamSystem SpA
TeamSystem is the Italian leader in digital business management solutions. TeamSystem provides solutions for enterprises, craftspeople, accountants, business consultants, lawyers, property managers and associations. They offer solutions for ERP, accounting, CRM, document management, and more. "
target: TechMass
TechMass is a Germany-based company focused on the digitalization of production processes. TechMass provides an IoT cloud-based tool and a digital platform to track machine performance. TechMass enables manufacturers to monitor and improve the efficiency of their production floor.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/11/2016 via BusinessWire

Hartford Steam Boiler, acquired Meshify

synopsis: Hartford Steam Boiler, part of Munich Re, announced it has acquired Meshify, a startup with technology that connects disconnected devices through the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT). The acquisition supports HSB’s IoT strategy of providing services and technology to help businesses and insurers improve operations and prevent or reduce loss.
buyer parent: Munich Re Group
buyer: Hartford Steam Boiler
Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB), a member of Munich Re’s Risk Solutions family since 2009, is a leading specialty insurer providing equipment breakdown, other specialty coverages, inspection services and engineering-based risk management that set the standard for excellence worldwide. "
target: Meshify
Meshify has developed software and communication hardware to operate in the growing market of the Internet of Things (IoT). The solution allows Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) and service providers to convert existing devices to internet-connected products quickly and efficiently.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/16/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Etteplan, will acquire Espotel Oy and Soikea Solutions Oy

synopsis: Etteplan has agreed to acquire Espotel Oy and Soikea Solutions Oy. Espotel is one the leading engineering services companies in the Nordics specializing in embedded systems, production testing solutions and IoT (Internet of Things) solutions for industrial purposes. Soikea is a specialist in digital data transfer and management.
buyer: Etteplan (HLSE:ETTE:$325.58)
Etteplan is a specialist in industrial equipment engineering and technical product information solutions and services. Etteplan’s engineering expertise and service products cover the entire life cycle of the client’s products. "
target: Espotel Oy and Soikea Solutions Oy
Espotel is one the leading engineering services companies in the Nordics specializing in embedded systems, production testing solutions and IoT (Internet of Things) solutions for industrial purposes. Soikea is a specialist in digital data transfer and management.
price ($mm)
$32
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Sirius XM Holdings Inc., acquired Automatic Labs Inc.

synopsis: SiriusXM announced the acquisition of Automatic Labs Inc. (Automatic), a San Francisco-based provider of connected vehicle services for consumers and enterprises. Automatic's data-driven platform enables vehicle owners to be safer and drive smarter.
buyer parent: Liberty Media Corporation
buyer: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI:$8,040.00)
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. is the largest radio company measured by revenue and has approx. 31.6 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and offers commercial-free music; premier sports and live events; comedy; news; talk and entertainment, and a wide-range of Latin music, sports and talk programming. "
target: Automatic Labs Inc.
Automatic is the company connecting every car on the road to the internet and empowering drivers with knowledge about themselves and their cars so they can be safer and drive smarter. By pairing Automatic's connected car adapter & apps for iPhone and Android, Automatic helps customers drive smarter.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/11/2016 via New York Times

General Motors Corporation, will acquire Cruise Automation

synopsis: General Motors has said that it was acquiring the software firm Cruise Automation as part of its larger effort to develop fully autonomous vehicles. Cruise Automation is a software company developing technologies for autonomous vehicles.
buyer: General Motors Corporation (GM:$152,356.00)
General Motors designs, builds and sells cars, trucks and automobile parts across the world. The Company's four automotive segments include GM North America (GMNA), GM Europe (GME), GM International Operations (GMIO) and GM South America (GMSA). "
target: Cruise Automation
Cruise Automation is a software company developing technologies for autonomous vehicles.
price ($mm)
$581
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/20/2011 via Reuters

Danaher Corporation, will acquire EskoArtwork

synopsis: Industrial conglomerate Danaher Corp said it agreed to acquire digital packaging design firm EskoArtwork for about $470 million. EskoArtwork is a global provider of integrated solutions for packaging, signage and display finishing, printing and professional publishing.
buyer: Danaher Corporation (DHR:$22,284.00)
Danaher Corporation is a leading manufacturer of Professional Instrumentation, Medical Technologies, Industrial Technologies and Tools and Components. "
target parent: Axcel Industriinvestor A/S
target: EskoArtwork
EskoArtwork is a digital packaging design firm that makes pre-production software for packaging designers and manufacturers. Its product offerings include Structural Design & Manufacturing, Digital Flexo, Packaging Print Prepress, Commercial Print Prepress, 3D Applications and more.
price ($mm)
$475
rev ($mm)
$247
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

LDC Limited, acquired ByBox Engineering

synopsis: LDC has backed the management buyout of ByBox, an operator of secured lockers. ByBox provides technology-enabled lockers which allow parts to be delivered to engineers in the energy, telecoms and technology sectors. The company’s proprietary software, Thinventory, connects ByBox’s network of smart boxes in nearly 900 locations.
buyer parent: Lloyds Banking Group
buyer: LDC Limited
Established in 1981 LDC is a leading player in the private equity mid-market and is able to provide up to £100m of funds for buyouts and development capital transactions in UK unquoted companies. "
target: ByBox Engineering
Headquartered in Harwell, Oxfordshire, ByBox provides technology-enabled locker-based solutions to help more than 250 blue chip clients, including BT, Fujitsu, Npower, Marks & Spencer, Walmart and Vodafone to manage their engineering parts inventory and solve difficult supply chain problems.
price ($mm)
$137
rev ($mm)
$108
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/8/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Ambarella, Inc., acquired Oculii Corp.

synopsis: Ambarella, Inc., an AI vision silicon company, has acquired Oculii Corp., a software startup that aims to improve the spatial resolution of radar sensors by up to 100-fold. They are developing high resolution imaging radars to enable the next generation of autonomous systems.
buyer: Ambarella, Inc. (AMBA:$267.69)
Ambarella is a leading developer of visual AI products. Their technologies enable a wide variety of human and computer vision applications, including video security, advanced driver assistance systems, electronic mirror, driver/cabin monitoring, autonomous driving, and robotic applications. "
target: Oculii Corp.
Oculii is a software startup that aims to improve the spatial resolution of radar sensors by up to 100-fold. They are developing high resolution imaging radars to enable the next generation of autonomous systems.
price ($mm)
$308
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/12/2022 via BusinessWire

Littelfuse, Inc., acquired Embed, Ltd.

synopsis: Littelfuse, Inc., an industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer world, announced it has acquired Embed, a proven provider of embedded software and firmware developed for a broad range of applications serving transportation end markets. Embed is headquartered in Coventry, United Kingdom.
buyer: Littelfuse, Inc. (LFUS:$2,079.93)
Littelfuse is an industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer world. Across more than 15 countries, and with 17,000 global associates, they partner with customers to design and deliver innovative, reliable solutions. "
target: Embed, Ltd.
Founded in 2005, Embed is a proven provider of embedded software and firmware developed for a broad range of applications serving transportation end markets. Embed is headquartered in Coventry, United Kingdom.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/6/2020 via PR Newswire

Teledyne LeCroy, Inc., acquired OakGate Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Teledyne LeCroy, Inc., a leading manufacturer of of test equipment, has acquired OakGate Technology, Inc., a provider of test, validation and benchmarking products for the storage industry. OakGate's validation platform provides a complete solution from software to hardware to validate a variety of devices under test (DUTs).
buyer parent: Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
buyer: Teledyne LeCroy, Inc.
Teledyne LeCroy is a leading manufacturer of of test equipment. Teledyne LeCroy provides oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers and related test and measurement solutions that enable companies across a wide range of industries to design and test electronic devices of all types. "
target: OakGate Technology, Inc.
OakGate Technology is a provider of test, validation and benchmarking products for the storage industry. OakGate's validation platform provides a complete solution from software to hardware to validate a variety of devices under test (DUTs), including PCIe edge cards, NVMe SSDs, and SAS/SATA SSDs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Porsche Automobil Holding SE, acquired CETITEC GmbH

synopsis: Porsche, a German sports car manufacturer, has acquired a majority stake in CETITEC, an independent German software development company. CETITEC offers firmware based products such as application frameworks, and gateways between the leading automotive networks.
buyer: Porsche Automobil Holding SE (DB:PAH3:$115.69)
Porsche Automobil Holding SE is a Germany-based holding company engaged in the automobile manufacture industry. The Company is engaged in the holding and managing of its investments in Volkswagen AG, through which the Company manages twelve motor brands from seven European countries. "
target: CETITEC GmbH
CETITEC is an independent German software development company. CETITEC offers firmware based products such as application frameworks, and gateways between the leading automotive networks. Their area of work covers all phases of software development for embedded and PC based applications.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Intel Corporation, will acquire Mobileye

synopsis: Intel Corporation, the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, announced it will acquire Mobileye N.V., a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization and mapping for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving.
buyer: Intel Corporation (INTC:$79,024.00)
Intel architecture goes beyond PCs and servers and extends to phones, tablets, consumer electronics devices, and more. They are the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, based on revenue. "
target: Mobileye (MBLY:$358.16)
Mobileye is the global leader in the development of vision technology for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and autonomous driving. Mobileye’s system-on-chip (SoC) – the EyeQ® family – provides the processing power to support a comprehensive suite of ADAS functions based on a single camera sensor.
price ($mm)[EV]
$15,300 [$14,700]
rev ($mm)
$358
EBITDA ($mm)
$125
EV / rev
41.0x
EV / EBITDA
117.6x
closed 8/28/2013 via Company Press Release

Preh GmbH, acquired Innoventis

synopsis: Preh GmbH, an automotive supplier, has taken over the software development company Innoventis GmbH in Würzburg. Innoventis focuses on test systems, software components and engineering services in the field of electronic network systems in motor vehicles and associated sectors.
buyer parent: Joyson Investment Holding Co., Ltd
buyer: Preh GmbH
Preh is an automotive supplier. The product areas are: Climate Control, Driver Controls, Sensor Systems, ECUs and Instruments and Innovative Automation. With an emphasis on innovation, Preh offers a maximum of flexibility and speed in the development and production of tailor-made product solutions. "
target: Innoventis
The Innoventis GmbH specializes in the development of software and test equipment for microcontroller real-time systems. The company is primarily focused on tools, software components and engineering services for the networking of electronic systems in the automobile and related industries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/3/2012 via BusinessWire

INSIDE Secure, purchased Embedded Security Solutions (ESS) from AuthenTec, Inc.

synopsis: INSIDE Secure announced it has completed the acquisition of Embedded Security Solutions (ESS). ESS, an asset of AuthenTec, Inc, is a high expertise business which designs and develops encryption-related security hardware intellectual property (IP) and software for a variety of industries, including the mobile and networking markets.
buyer: INSIDE Secure (ENXTPA:INSD:$72.46)
INSIDE Secure is a leading designer, developer and supplier of semiconductors, embedded software and platforms for secure transactions and digital security. INSIDE mobile NFC, secure payment, and digital security products provide security for a wide range of applications. "
seller parent: Apple, Inc.
seller: AuthenTec, Inc.
AuthenTec is a leading provider of mobile and network security. The Company’s Embedded Security Solutions is a high expertise business which designs and develops encryption-related security hardware intellectual property and software for a variety of industries.
price ($mm)
$42
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/16/2020 via PR Newswire

TeamViewer, will acquire Ubimax

synopsis: TeamViewer, a leading global provider of secure remote connectivity solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Ubimax, the leader in Wearable Computing and Augmented Reality (AR) solutions for the frontline workforce.
buyer: TeamViewer (XTRA:TMV:$569.12)
TeamViewer is one of the world wide leading solutions for desktop sharing and online collaboration over the Internet. The German based TeamViewer GmbH was founded in 2005 and is fully focused on development and distribution of high-end solutions for online collaboration and communication. "
target: Ubimax
Ubimax is the leading provider of fully integrated industrial augmented reality (AR) solutions. The solution platform Ubimax Frontline improves manual work processes across industries along the entire value chain on the basis of the latest wearable computing technologies.
price ($mm)
$157
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/31/2020 via BusinessWire

RealPage, Inc., acquired STRATIS IoT

synopsis: RealPage, Inc., a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, announced the acquisition of STRATIS IoT, which connects smart apartment systems and devices into a single, easy-to-use resident app.
buyer: RealPage, Inc. (RP:$1,115.20)
RealPage provides a technology platform that enables real estate owners and managers to change how people experience and use rental space. Clients use the platform to gain transparency in asset performance, leverage data insights, and monetize space to create incremental yields. "
target: STRATIS IoT
STRATIS IoT is among the largest and broadest integrators of smart devices and systems for multifamily and student apartment buildings, enabling a world class resident experience in over 380,000 units across the U.S., Japan, the UK, EU, and Latin America.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/19/2019 via BusinessWire

Xirgo Technologies, acquired Baltic Car Equipment

synopsis: Xirgo Technologies, a leading provider of innovative, full-featured, application-specific wireless IoT communication devices, has acquired Baltic Car Equipment, a provider of a variety of fleet management solutions, including hardware and software suites for light vehicles, trucks, heavy machinery, and agricultural equipment.
buyer parent: Hammond Kennedy Whitney
buyer: Xirgo Technologies
Xirgo Technologies, LLC. is a leading provider of innovative, full-featured, application-specific wireless IoT communication devices. An expansive product line facilitates best-in-class solutions for numerous markets and verticals. "
target: Baltic Car Equipment
Based in Lithuania, Baltic Car Equipment (BCE) provides a variety of fleet management solutions, including hardware and software suites for light vehicles, trucks, heavy machinery, and agricultural equipment targeting a variety of industries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/5/2018 via BusinessWire

Battery Ventures, will acquire Audio Precision

synopsis: Battery Ventures, a global, technology-focused investment firm, has reached an agreement to acquire Audio Precision Inc. (AP), a well-recognized player in high-performance instrumentation and software for audio testing and analysis.
buyer: Battery Ventures
Battery Ventures is a global technology-focused investment firm pursuing the most promising companies and ideas. Founded in 1983, the firm makes venture-capital and private-equity investments from its offices in Boston, Silicon Valley, London and Israel. "
target: Audio Precision
Audio Precision is a significant global player in electronic audio and electro-acoustic test instrumentation. Since 1984, AP’s analyzers have helped engineers to design and manufacture innovative solutions ranging from semiconductor devices to consumer, automotive, and professional audio products.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

CSL Group, acquired WebWay

synopsis: CSL Group, a provider of connectivity for M2M and IoT devices, is pleased to announce its acquisition of WebWay, a provider of platform and software services. WebWay is a global alarm transmission service provider who manages the secure delivery of alarms & events to monitoring centers.
buyer: CSL Group
Founded in the UK, CSL Group is a market leader in providing secure connectivity solutions to the Fire, Security, and Telecare Sectors globally. Their solutions, platform, and partnerships with Mobile Network Operators allow them to provide complete end-to-end connectivity services. "
target: WebWay
Based in the UK, WebWay is a global alarm transmission service provider who manages the secure delivery of alarms & events to monitoring centers. They are a team of communications professionals dedicated to delivering a 24 hour signalling and network surveillance service to the security industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/25/2016 via BusinessWire

USA Technologies, acquired Vendscreen

synopsis: USA Technologies, Inc., a premier payment technology service provider of integrated cashless and mobile transactions in the self-service retail market, announced it has acquired the assets of VendScreen, Inc., of Portland, Oregon, a leading developer of vending industry cashless payment technology.
buyer: USA Technologies (USAT:$104.09)
USA Technologies, Inc. is a premier payment technology service provider of integrated cashless and mobile transactions in the self-service retail market. They provide cashless acceptance technologies including its NFC- ready ePort® G-series, ePort Mobile™ for customers on the go. "
target: Vendscreen
VendScreen Inc. is the industry’s leading manufacturer of retrofit touchscreen devices for vending machines. VendScreen devices are powered by a proprietary cloud-based computing platform that enables cashless transactions, dynamic product and nutrition information and on-screen promotions.
price ($mm)
$5.62
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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Shandong Gettop Acoustic Co., Ltd
Shandong Gettop Acoustic Co., Ltd., established in 2001, is a professional manufacturer of electro-acoustic components and assemblies as well as a provider of complete electro-acoustic solutions.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$102.77
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.87
EBIT ($mm)
$6.48
Net Income ($mm)
$2.72
Employees
2257
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Ticker: NZSE:WDT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wellington Drive Technologies Limited
Wellington Drive Technologies Limited
Wellington Drive Technologies is a global provider of energy efficient electronic motors, airflows solutions and ‘Cloud Connected’ refrigeration control solutions for the commercial refrigeration markets. It serves some of the world’s leading food and beverage brands and refrigerator manufacturers.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$29.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.20
EBIT ($mm)
($0.85)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
67
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Ticker: NATI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
National Instruments Corporation
National Instruments Corporation
National Instruments ("NI") is transforming the way engineers and scientists design, prototype and deploy systems for measurement, automation and embedded applications. NI empowers customers with off-the-shelf software such as NI LabVIEW and modular cost-effective hardware.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,312.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$162.42
EBIT ($mm)
$99.45
Net Income ($mm)
$15.50
Employees
7000
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Ticker: TRMB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trimble
Trimble
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications requiring position or location—including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$3,659.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$819.90
EBIT ($mm)
$640.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: VC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Visteon Corporation
Visteon designs, engineers and manufactures vehicle cockpit electronics products and connected car solutions that deliver a rich, connected experience for drivers and passengers.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$3,231.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$269.00
EBIT ($mm)
$196.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,253.00
Employees
11000
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Ticker: TSE:6816
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alpine Electronics, Inc.
Alpine Electronics, Inc.
The Alpine Group, which consists of the parent company, 37 subsidiaries, and six affiliate companies, mainly engages in the manufacture and sale of automotive audio and information communication equipment and devices.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$2,252.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$109.35
EBIT ($mm)
$51.02
Net Income ($mm)
$70.54
Employees
11908
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Ticker: SYNA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Synaptics
Synaptics
Synaptics is the pioneer and leader of human interface solutions, bringing innovative and intuitive user experiences to intelligent devices. Synaptics has a broad portfolio of touch, display, biometrics, voice, audio, and multimedia products.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,351.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$148.10
EBIT ($mm)
$59.40
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1861
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Ticker: SWX:IFCN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INFICON
INFICON
INFICON is a leading provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and advanced process control software that enhance productivity and quality in sophisticated industrial vacuum processes.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$406.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$96.68
EBIT ($mm)
$84.01
Net Income ($mm)
$68.50
Employees
1095
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Ticker: CAMP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CalAmp Corp.
CalAmp Corp.
CalAmp is a proven leader in providing wireless communications solutions to a broad array of vertical market applications and customers. CalAmp's scalable cloud service platform, and targeted software applications streamline otherwise complex Machine-to-Machine (M2M) deployments.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$241.26
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.54
EBIT ($mm)
$20.77
Net Income ($mm)
$13.06
Employees
420
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Ticker: SWX:DCN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Datacolor
Datacolor
Datacolor, a global leader in color management solutions, provides software, instruments and services to assure accurate color of materials, products and images.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$64.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.28
EBIT ($mm)
$4.78
Net Income ($mm)
$4.06
Employees
359
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