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closed 8/30/2016 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired AQSense

synopsis: Cognex completed the acquisition of AQSense, a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications. The company’s software engineers will join Cognex’s 3D engineering team.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to "see." "
target: AQSense
AQSense, is a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications.
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closed 6/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

Altair Engineering Inc., acquired Gen3D

synopsis: Altair, a global technology company, has acquired Gen3D, a provider of design software for additive manufacturing in the UK. Gen3D enables engineers to create optimised components that can be manufactured with confidence. Their software provides advanced customisation tools that allows users to reduce lead times and lower costs.
buyer: Altair Engineering Inc. (ALTR:$541.80)
Altair is a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of simulation, high-performance computing (HPC) and AI. Altair enables organizations across broad industry segments to compete more effectively in a connected world while creating a more sustainable future."
target: Gen3D
Gen3D is a provider of design software for additive manufacturing in the UK. Gen3D enables engineers to create optimised components that can be manufactured with confidence. Their software provides advanced customisation tools that allows users to reduce lead times and lower costs.
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announced 9/24/2015 via BusinessWire

Autodesk, Inc., will acquire netfabb

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire netfabb from FIT AG. netfabb is a Lupburg, Germany-based developer of software solutions for industrial additive design and manufacturing. More than 80,000 designers, manufacturers, artists, researchers and developers worldwide use netfabb solutions as part of their 3D printing process.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$4,386.40)
Autodesk helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone—from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists—uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges. "
target parent: FIT AG
target: netfabb
netfabb provides innovative software solutions that reduce production costs and increases efficiency in 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. netfabb software bridges the gap between content and machines and is available for Windows, MacOS and Linux.
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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
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$247
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1.9x
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closed 4/28/2022 via BNC Analysis

MyMiniFactory, acquired 3DC Ltd

synopsis: MyMiniFactory, a 3D file marketplace in the UK, has acquired 3DC, a UK-based on-demand manufacturing platform for the 3D Printing industry. 3DC provides SaaS solutions for automating manufacturing, order fulfillment, and inventory management processes. The company also operates Only-Games.co, a 3D printing service for tabletop gaming models.
buyer: MyMiniFactory
MyMiniFactory is a leading 3D file marketplace in the UK. MyMiniFactory enables 3D creatives to share their work with the world. Their file marketplace offers thousands of free and paid STL models that people can download and 3D print. "
target: 3DC Ltd
3DC is a UK-based on-demand manufacturing platform for the 3D Printing industry. 3DC provides SaaS solutions for automating manufacturing, order fulfillment, and inventory management processes. The company also operates Only-Games.co, a 3D printing and delivery service for tabletop gaming models.
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closed 4/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Markforged, acquired Teton Simulation Software

synopsis: Markforged, creator of the integrated metal and carbon fiber additive manufacturing platform, The Digital Forge, announced the acquisition of Teton Simulation Software, whose SmartSlice™ technology automates validation and optimizes part performance for additive manufacturing applications.
buyer: Markforged (MKFG:$91.22)
Markforged is reimagining how humans build everything by leading a technology-driven transformation of manufacturing with solutions for enterprises and societies throughout the world. Markforged is creator of the integrated metal and carbon fiber additive manufacturing platform, The Digital Forge. "
target: Teton Simulation Software
Teton Simulation develops software products that enhance the productivity of producing 3D printed parts. SmartSlice takes the guesswork out of optimizing a part for minimum print time and material use while ensuring that end-use performance requirements are met.
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closed 6/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

MSC.Software Corporation, acquired AMendate GmbH

synopsis: AMendate, a German provider of fully automated topology optimization software for additive manufacturing, has been acquired by Hexagon AB, a Sweden-based global technology company. Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division revealed that AMendate will be joining the MSC Software arm of Hexagon.
buyer parent: Hexagon AB
buyer: MSC.Software Corporation
MSC Software develops simulation software technology that enables engineers to validate and optimize their designs using virtual prototypes. Customers in almost every part of manufacturing use MSC Software products to complement the physical prototype “build and test” process. "
target: AMendate GmbH
AMendate is a German provider of fully automated topology optimization software for additive manufacturing. AMendate is designed to help users save material and weight in their 3D prints while enabling efficient, cost-effective production of complex components using unique algorithms.
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closed 11/16/2017 via BusinessWire

GE Additive, acquired GeonX

synopsis: GE Additive announced that it has acquired GeonX, a high-tech company specializing in virtual manufacturing. GeonX develops and provides its customers best in class scientific and industrial software for the simulation of welding, heat treatment, machining and Additive Manufacturing.
buyer parent: General Electric Company
buyer: GE Additive
GE Additive is part of GE - the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. "
target: GeonX
GeonX is a high-tech company specializing in virtual manufacturing. GeonX develops and provides its customers best in class scientific and industrial software for the simulation of welding, heat treatment, machining and Additive Manufacturing.
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closed 3/12/2015 via Company Press Release

Materialise Dental N.V., acquired CENAT bvba

synopsis: Materialise NV, a leading provider of Additive Manufacturing software and of sophisticated 3D printing solutions in the medical and industrial markets, announced the acquisition of Belgian-based CENAT, a developer of embedded computing software and solutions for additive manufacturing control systems.
buyer: Materialise Dental N.V. (GS:MTLS:$86.16)
Materialise Dental offers planning and simulation software tools under the SimPlant brand. These tools enable implantologists and oral surgeons to scientifically plan dental implant surgery on an interactive basis. "
target: CENAT bvba
CENAT is a developer of embedded computing software and solutions for additive manufacturing control systems. The CENAT team is comprised of four experts specialized in the development of control systems and the corresponding embedded software.
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closed 2/21/2018 via GlobeNewswire

SD3D Printing, acquired 3D Matter

synopsis: SD3D, a leading 3D printing automation company, has completed the acquisition of the New York based software company, 3D Matter. 3D Matter launched the platform in 2015 in order to make it easier to visualize the performance of 3D printed materials based on empirical data derived from mechanical testing over 3000+ authentic 3D printed parts.
buyer: SD3D Printing
SD3D was founded in 2013 to provide a one-stop-shop for 3D printing, scanning and design services in San Diego, CA. Since then, SD3D has grown out of the confines of San Diego and matured into an international brand with the bold mission of enabling fully automated industrial additive manufacturing."
target: 3D Matter
3D Matter develops Optimatter, a web-based platform in which designers, engineers and researchers can optimize their 3D printed parts by ensuring the right materials and processing parameters are chosen for the specific part application.
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announced 8/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

Sandvik, will acquire Mastercam

synopsis: Sandvik, a high-tech and global engineering group, will acquire Mastercam, a leading provider of CAD/CAM software solutions for manufacturing industries. Mastercam provides solutions for designers and NC programmers around the world, in a spectrum of applications including multiaxis routing, milling and turning, wire EDM, 2D and 3D design and more.
buyer: Sandvik (OM:SAND:$10,213.31)
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. Their operations are based on unique expertise in materials technology, extensive knowledge of industrial processes and close customer cooperation. "
target: Mastercam
Mastercam is a leading provider of CAD/CAM software solutions for manufacturing industries. Mastercam provides solutions for designers and NC programmers around the world, in a spectrum of applications including multiaxis routing, milling and turning, wire EDM, 2D and 3D design, and more.
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$60
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closed 3/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG, acquired Lantek Systems, Inc.

synopsis: TRUMPF, a German industrial machine manufacturing company, has acquired Lantek, a company that provides software solutions CAD/CAM/MES/ERP for companies fabricating sheet metal, tubes, and beams with any cutting and punching technology.
buyer: TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG
TRUMPF is a German high-tech company that offers production solutions in the machine tool and laser sectors. It is driving digital connectivity in the manufacturing industry through consulting, platform, and software offers. "
target: Lantek Systems, Inc.
Lantek integrates the most advanced nesting software in the industry with the highest standards in manufacturing management solutions. Lantek provides software solutions CAD/CAM/MES/ERP for companies fabricating sheet metal, tubes, and beams with any cutting and punching technology.
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announced 10/29/2020 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, will acquire ESPRIT

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions, will acquire ESPRIT, a global leader in high-performance computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software. ESPRIT offers a cloud-enabled, highly adaptable CAM system for creating complex parts.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,341.10)
Hexagon is a global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge, and customer workflows into ecosystems that deliver actionable information. "
target: ESPRIT
ESPRIT is a global leader in high-performance computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software. ESPRIT offers a cloud-enabled, highly adaptable CAM system for creating complex parts. Their solution delivers powerful full-spectrum programming for 2-5 axis milling, 2-22 axis turning, wire EDM and more.
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closed 7/21/2014 via BusinessWire

Hexagon AB, acquired Vero Software Limited

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies, announced the acquisition of Vero Software, a world leader in Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software that aids the design and manufacturing processes.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,341.10)
Hexagon is a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies. Their products are used in a broad range of industries including surveying, power and energy, aerospace and defence, construction, safety and security, automotive and manufacturing "
target parent: Battery Ventures
target: Vero Software Limited
Vero Software is a world leader in Computer Aided Design & Computer Aided Manufacturing Software. They develop and distribute CAD CAM software for aiding the design and manufacturing processes, providing solutions for the tooling, production engineering, sheet metal and metal fabrication industries.
price ($mm)
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$110
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closed 12/3/2007 via BusinessWire

PTC, acquired CoCreate Software

synopsis: PTC, the Product Development Company®, announced it has completed its acquisition of CoCreate Software GmbH, a provider of product development solutions, for approximately $250 million net of cash acquired and excluding transaction fees.
buyer: PTC (PTC:$1,835.83)
PTC provides leading Product Lifecycle Management software solutions to more than 35,000 companies worldwide. PTC customers include many of the world's most innovative manufacturing companies. "
target: CoCreate Software
CoCreate Software is a provider of PLM and CAD software. Over 5,000 manufacturing companies on active support, predominantly in the high-tech and electronics and heavy machinery industries, depend on CoCreate in order to achieve speed and flexibility in their modeling processes.
price ($mm)
$250
rev ($mm)
$80
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3.1x
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closed 5/16/2007 via BusinessWire

PTC, acquired NC Graphics Ltd

synopsis: PTC, the Product Development Company®, has acquired NC Graphics Ltd., headquartered in Cambridge, England. The acquisition of NC Graphics is in direct response to customer demand for specialized CAM capabilities required for molds, dies and prototypes.
buyer: PTC (PTC:$1,835.83)
PTC provides leading Product Lifecycle Management software solutions to more than 35,000 companies worldwide. PTC customers include many of the world's most innovative manufacturing companies. "
target: NC Graphics Ltd
NC Graphics offers leading high-speed machining CAM solutions optimized for tool making and high-speed, precision machining processes. NC Graphics has revolutionized the process of producing NC machining toolpaths for molds and dies.
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closed 1/23/2006 via PR Newswire

Autoweb Inc., acquired Datranet Limited

synopsis: Autoweb Inc., a NTT Com Group company and a global provider of engineering data management services for the automotive and aerospace industries, has acquired Datranet Limited.
buyer parent: Kinderhook Industries
buyer: Autoweb Inc.
Trubiquity drives a software-as-a-service based community, connecting enterprises across all global communication protocols and standards. On top of our core collaboration network, Trubiquity applications integrate enterprises and automate critical business processes across the global value chain. "
target: Datranet Limited
Datranet Limited is a developer of product-design communication and collaboration solutions. Datranet's Fusion-DX(TM) product line provides low cost of ownership, scaleable and thin-client web portal-based solutions to ensure efficient, fast and secure availability of CAD.
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closed 6/9/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Electronics For Imaging, Inc., acquired Inèdit Software S.L.

synopsis: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI), a global technology company leading the worldwide transformation from analogue to digital imaging, announced that it has acquired Inèdit Software S.L., a developer of raster image processors (RIPs) and related software for digital industrial textile printing. They are based in Spain.
buyer parent: Siris Capital Group
buyer: Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII:$986.62)
Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFI) is leading the transformation from analog to digital imaging with scalable, digital, award-winning products. EFI helps businesses work more productively and cost-effectively with a portfolio consisting of industrial inkjet printers, productivity software and more."
target: Inèdit Software S.L.
Inèdit Software S.L. is a developer of raster image processors (RIPs) and related software for digital industrial textile printing. They are based in Spain.
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closed 5/6/2008 via BusinessWire

Intergraph Corporation, acquired TechServer Corp.

synopsis: Intergraph® Korea Ltd. has acquired all the shares of TechServer Corp., a Seoul-based software and services company specializing in automated drafting, data exchange and system integration in the shipbuilding, process, power and offshore industries.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Intergraph Corporation
Intergraph is a global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments rely on Intergraph's industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data into understandable visual representations and actionable intelligence."
target: TechServer Corp.
TechServer is an international software developing company founded in January 1999 and is based in Seoul, Korea. By customizing and developing new functionality in CAD software systems, TechServer develops systems to address users’ critical requirements and accelerate design processes.
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closed 6/13/2008 via PR Newswire

Autodesk, Inc., acquired Moldflow Corporation

synopsis: Autodesk, Inc., a leader of design innovation software and technologies, has acquired Moldflow Corporation, a leading provider of software solutions that allow designers to predict and optimize how plastic components will perform during each phase of the design and manufacture process.
buyer: Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK:$4,386.40)
Autodesk, Inc., is a world leader in 2D and 3D design software for the manufacturing, building and construction, and media and entertainment markets. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk has developed the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art digital prototyping solutions. "
target: Moldflow Corporation
Moldflow is the leading provider of plastics simulation software that empowers more users to optimize more designs across their enterprise from the earliest stages of new product development. Moldflow products benefit anyone involved in the design or manufacture of plastics injection molded parts.
price ($mm)[EV]
$271 [$180]
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$61
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$10
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18.5x
closed 8/30/2016 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired AQSense

synopsis: Cognex completed the acquisition of AQSense, a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications. The company’s software engineers will join Cognex’s 3D engineering team.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to "see." "
target: AQSense
AQSense, is a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications.
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closed 10/16/2019 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired SUALAB

synopsis: Cognex Corporation, the leader in machine vision for factory automation and industrial barcode reading, announced the acquisition of SUALAB, a leading Korean-based developer of vision software using deep learning for industrial applications.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to "see."​ Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems. "
target: SUALAB
SUALAB is a leading Korean-based developer of vision software using deep learning for industrial applications. SUALAB enables inspection of the manufacturing industry by researching various machine vision systems that can replace the human eye in the industrial field.
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closed 4/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired ViDi Systems SA

synopsis: Cognex Corporation announced that it has acquired ViDi Systems SA, a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi’s deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to “see. Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems. "
target: ViDi Systems SA
ViDi Systems SA is a maker of deep learning software for industrial machine vision. ViDi's deep learning software uses artificial intelligence techniques to improve image analysis in applications where it is difficult to predict the full range of image variations that might be encountered.
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closed 10/27/2016 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired EnShape GmbH

synopsis: Cognex acquired EnShape GmbH, a maker of advanced 3D vision sensors and software based in Jena, Germany. EnShape’s 3D sensors use patented area-scan technology for fast image capture at high resolution, and eliminate the need to mechanically move objects in front of the device as required with laser line scanners.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems that are used in factories, warehouses and distribution centers around the world to guide, gauge, inspect, identify and assure the quality of items during the manufacturing and distribution process. "
target: EnShape GmbH
EnShape GmbH, is a maker of advanced 3D vision sensors and software based in Jena, Germany. EnShape’s 3D sensors use patented area-scan technology for fast image capture at high resolution.
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$7.69
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closed 8/30/2016 via BusinessWire

Cognex Corporation, acquired AQSense

synopsis: Cognex completed the acquisition of AQSense, a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications. The company’s software engineers will join Cognex’s 3D engineering team.
buyer: Cognex Corporation (CGNX:$798.04)
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to "see." "
target: AQSense
AQSense, is a provider of 3D vision software based in Girona, Spain. AQSense develops and sells a library of field-tested 3D vision tools and a configuration software package that helps customers easily set up their 3D vision applications.
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announced 12/7/2020 via BusinessWire

Aurora Innovation Inc., will acquire Uber Advanced Technologies Group

synopsis: Aurora, the self-driving car company, will acquire Uber Advanced Technologies Group (Uber ATG) from Uber Technologies Inc., a ridesharing company. Uber ATG is a company that focuses on autonomous vehicles and the self-driving cars. Their software and hardware enables safe and reliable self-driving systems.
buyer: Aurora Innovation Inc.
Aurora is a leader in self-driving technology. Aurora's Aurora Driver platform brings together software, hardware and data services to operate passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles, and heavy-duty trucks across a range of applications. "
target parent: Uber Technologies, Inc.
target: Uber Advanced Technologies Group
Uber Advanced Technologies Group (Uber ATG) is a company that focuses on autonomous vehicles and the self-driving cars. Uber ATG aims to bring safe, reliable self-driving transportation to everyone, everywhere. Their software and hardware enables safe and reliable self-driving systems.
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closed 9/6/2018 via BNC Analysis

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired ByBox

synopsis: U.S. private-equity firm Francisco Partners has acquired supply-chain software company ByBox Holdings Ltd. from LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group PLC. ByBox simplifies the last mile of their customer’s supply chain, improving security, reducing transport costs and improving technician efficiency.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global private equity firm specializing in technology and technology-enabled services businesses. FP has invested in and acquired over 200 technology companies, making it one of the most active and longstanding investors in the technology industry. "
target parent: Lloyds Banking Group
target: ByBox
Established in 2000, ByBox has led the field service market with innovative supply chain solutions to keep the world working. ByBox simplifies the last mile of their customer’s supply chain, improving security, reducing transport costs and improving technician efficiency.
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$287
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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
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1.3x
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closed 12/21/2006 via PR Newswire

Francisco Partners, acquired Metrologic Instruments, Inc.

synopsis: Metrologic Instruments, Inc., a leading provider of data capture and collection hardware and software, announced the completion of its acquisition by a group of investors led by Francisco Partners, one of the world's largest technology-focused private equity funds.
buyer: Francisco Partners
Francisco Partners is one of the world's largest technology-focused private equity funds. The firm was founded to pursue structured investments in technology companies at strategic, technological, and operational inflection points. "
target: Metrologic Instruments, Inc.
Metrologic Instruments, Inc. is a global supplier of choice for data capture and collection hardware, optical solutions, and image processing software.
price ($mm)
$420
rev ($mm)
$238
EBITDA ($mm)
$41
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1.8x
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10.4x
closed 9/21/2012 via BusinessWire

LaSalle Capital Group, L.P., acquired Savi Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Savi Technology, the leading logistics informatics solution provider, has been acquired by affiliates of LaSalle Capital of Los Angeles, CA. The acquisition reflects the strong market for logistics informatics solutions worldwide and will allow Savi to aggressively pursue global opportunities aligned to its products, solutions and services.
buyer: LaSalle Capital Group, L.P.
LaSalle Capital Group manages funds totaling over $330 million in capital raised from prominent financial institutions and high net worth individuals. They can provide the necessary resources to recapitalize a business, fund growth plans, or make strategic, complementary acquisitions. "
target parent: Lockheed Martin
target: Savi Technology, Inc.
Savi Technology has been at the forefront of innovation in logistics and supply chain for more than 23 years. Dynamic, adaptive enterprises rely on Savi’s logistics informatics solutions to streamline operations and improve enterprise decision-making.
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closed 6/8/2006 via PR Newswire

Lockheed Martin, acquired Savi Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Lockheed Martin Corporation announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Savi Technology, Inc. (Savi), a provider of active radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions. Savi, based in Sunnyvale, Calif., has developed innovative logistics solutions that track in-transit asset shipments in a secure, accurate and timely manner.
buyer: Lockheed Martin (LMT:$47,248.00)
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin employs about 125,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture and integration of advanced technology systems, products and services. "
target parent: Vector Capital
target: Savi Technology, Inc.
With over 15 years of supply chain experience, Savi Technology is the proven leader in RFID solutions that deliver value through real-time visibility, asset management, consignment and shipment management, inventory optimization, and global supply chain visibility and security.
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Ticker: GS:MTLS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Materialise NV
Materialise NV
Materialise is a global leader in 3D printing solutions. Materialise provides a range of software solutions and 3D printing services. Their platforms enable players in industries such as healthcare, automotive, aerospace, art and design, and consumer goods, to build 3D printing applications.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$86.16
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.18
EBIT ($mm)
$0.35
Net Income ($mm)
$2.18
Employees
958
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Ticker: PTC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PTC Inc.
PTC Inc.
PTC is a global provider of technology platforms and solutions that transform how companies create, operate, and service the “things” in the Internet of Things. The company’s ThingWorx® platform gives developers the tools they need to capture, analyze, and capitalize on the vast amounts of data.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,835.83
EBITDA ($mm)
$546.93
EBIT ($mm)
$421.67
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: ENXTPA:LSS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lectra SA
For companies that breathe life into wardrobes, car interiors, furniture and more, Lectra is crafting the premium technologies that facilitate the digital transformation of their industry. Lectra's offer empowers brands and manufacturers from design to production.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$318.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.62
EBIT ($mm)
$41.17
Net Income ($mm)
$25.97
Employees
2400
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Ticker: ENXTBR:GLOG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hybrid Software Group PLC
Hybrid Software Group PLC
UK-based Hybrid Software Group PLC is a leading developer of enterprise software for industrial print manufacturing. Customers include press manufacturers such as HP, Canon, Durst, Roland, Hymmen, and hundreds of packaging printers, trade shops, and converters worldwide.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$37.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.29
EBIT ($mm)
$2.86
Net Income ($mm)
$2.38
Employees
120
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Ticker: ADSK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Autodesk, Inc.
Autodesk, Inc.
Autodesk helps people imagine, design and create a better world. Everyone—from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists—uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$4,386.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$826.10
EBIT ($mm)
$742.60
Net Income ($mm)
$497.00
Employees
12600
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Ticker: DB:SIE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Siemens AG
Siemens AG
Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$64,691.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$11,807.00
EBIT ($mm)
$8,622.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSEC:2308
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Delta Electronics
Delta Electronics
Delta Electronics is the world's largest provider of switching power supplies and DC brushless fans, as well as a major source for power management solutions, components, visual displays, industrial automation, networking products, and renewable energy solutions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$9,019.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,087.94
EBIT ($mm)
$608.97
Net Income ($mm)
$729.42
Employees
68000
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Ticker: CGNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cognex Corporation
Cognex Corporation
Cognex products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors and machine vision systems that are used in factories, warehouses and distribution centers around the world to guide, gauge, inspect, identify and assure the quality of items during the manufacturing and distribution process.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$798.04
EBITDA ($mm)
$228.21
EBIT ($mm)
$204.99
Net Income ($mm)
$207.71
Employees
2124
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Ticker: ROK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rockwell Automation, Inc.
Rockwell Automation, Inc.
Rockwell Automation is a leading global provider of industrial automation power, control and information solutions that help customers meet their manufacturing productivity objectives.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$6,305.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,220.90
EBIT ($mm)
$1,052.70
Net Income ($mm)
$1,588.80
Employees
23500
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