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closed 4/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Editalplus, S.L.

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired Editalplus, S.L., the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP and Todo VI—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications and corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment, aviation, & tech industries."
target: Editalplus, S.L.
Editalplus, S.L. is the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP (www.MaquinariaOP.com) and Todo VI (www.TodoVI.com)—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
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closed 3/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Resale Weekly

synopsis: Sandhills East, a company that produces publications throughout Europe that markets a diverse range of products, has acquired Resale Weekly, the United Kingdom's leading resource for buying and selling new and used construction equipment and parts. The acquisition enables Sandhills to further its reach across the United Kingdom and beyond.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
target: Resale Weekly
Resale Weekly is a trusted brand for construction & farming machinery and commercial vehicles, as well as for spares and services. Resale Weekly is an expert in the field of machinery auctions, providing busy professionals with a fully integrated multi channel approach.
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closed 8/26/2015 via BNC Analysis

Marked Business Media Inc., acquired Plumbing & HVAC Magazine

synopsis: Marked Business Media Inc., a relatively new company (with no website as of yet) has acquired Plumbing & HVAC magazine, a company that publishes two monthly business magazines in the plumbing and HVAC industry, from Newcom Business Media Inc., a leading Canadian publishing company that specializes in B2B publishing.
buyer: Marked Business Media Inc.
Marked Business Media Inc. is a relatively new magazine publisher based out of Ontario, Canada. "
target parent: Newcom Business Media, Inc.
target: Plumbing & HVAC Magazine
Plumbing & HVAC magazine publishes two monthly business magazines in the plumbing and HVAC industry. They are based in Ontario, Canada.
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closed 9/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

Schibsted Media Group, acquired MB Diffusion

synopsis: Schibsted Media Group, a Norwegian media group with operations in 29 countries, has acquired MB Diffusion, a French company with 42 websites around the globe for listings of new and used agricultural and construction equipment. Their two leading sites are AgriAffaires.com and MachineryZone.fr.
buyer: Schibsted Media Group (OB:SCHA:$1,517.38)
Schibsted Media Group is a Norwegian media group with operations in 29 countries. Their activities are related to media products in the field of newspapers, online classifieds, publishing, multimedia and mobile services. "
target: MB Diffusion
MB Diffusion is a French company with 42 websites around the globe for listings of new and used agricultural and construction equipment. Their two leading sites are AgriAffaires.com and MachineryZone.fr.
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closed 4/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Editalplus, S.L.

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired Editalplus, S.L., the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP and Todo VI—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications and corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment, aviation, & tech industries."
target: Editalplus, S.L.
Editalplus, S.L. is the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP (www.MaquinariaOP.com) and Todo VI (www.TodoVI.com)—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
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closed 1/31/2019 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Web Management Consultants Ltd.

synopsis: Sandhills East, a company that produces publications throughout Europe, has acquired Web Management Consultants Ltd. (WMC), a leading website development and digital media agency in Europe. WMC offers web design, social media marketing, mobile app, ebay web shop development, SEO, web hosting, and domain registration services.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing provides products and services that gather, process, and distribute information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, heavy equipment, aviation, and technology industries. "
target: Web Management Consultants Ltd.
Web Management Consultants (WMC) is a leading website development and digital media agency in Europe. WMC offers web design, social media marketing, mobile app, ebay web shop development, SEO, web hosting, and domain registration services.
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closed 11/22/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired The Gage Team

synopsis: Sandhills Publishing announced the acquisition of The Gage Team Inc., a South Dakota-based advertising agency focusing primarily on web marketing services. The Gage Team's services include website design, programing, hosting, search engine optimization, and pay-per-click services.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing provides products and services that gather, process, and distribute information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, heavy equipment, aviation, and technology industries. "
target: The Gage Team
The Gage Team is a South Dakota-based advertising agency focusing primarily on web marketing services. Their services include website design, programing, hosting, search engine optimization, and pay-per-click services.
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closed 8/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Sandhills Publishing Company, purchased 5 Trade Publications from Editoriale C&C

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired a number of trade publications serving Italy's construction, commercial trucking, and agriculture markets including: CamionSuperMarket, TrattoriSuperMarket, Cantierissimo con Carrellistica, Transporto Commerciale, and A come Agricoltura, from Editoriale C&C, a publishing house based in Italy.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications & corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, heavy equipment, aviation, & technology industries."
seller: Editoriale C&C
The acquisition includes five trade publications serving Italy's construction, commercial trucking, and agriculture markets from Editoriale C&C. The brands included are CamionSuperMarket, TrattoriSuperMarket, Cantierissimo con Carrellistica, Transporto Commerciale, and A come Agricoltura.
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closed 7/20/2017 via Company Press Release

Truck Paper, acquired Truckworld.com.au Pty. Ltd.

synopsis: Sandhills Pacific has acquired TruckWorld.com.au, one of Australia’s leading online resources for buying and selling new and used commercial trucks and trailers. The acquisition combines TruckWorld.com.au and Truck Paper—two of the region’s leading brands—to better serve both buyers and sellers in the local Australian market and beyond.
buyer parent: Sandhills Publishing Company
buyer: Truck Paper
Circulated weekly, Truck Paper is a leading trucking publication and is divided into nine regional editions tailored specifically to reach truck and trailer buyers and sellers in each area. Truck Paper also has an online directory that allows buyers to immediately locate and contact dealers. "
target: Truckworld.com.au Pty. Ltd.
Truckworld.com.au is the key heavy vehicle marketplace for all of Australia. They provide a user-friendly, online destination for anyone who is buying or selling new or used trucks, truck trailers, related equipment and parts. Truck listings are from a variety of truck dealers and private parties.
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closed 5/10/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Argoserv SRL

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired Argoserv SRL, the Italy-based media company behind www.CercoCamion.com. In addition to its range of media and web marketing services, including hosted websites and SEO/SEM services, Argoserv also provides CercoCamion.com, a leading resource for buyers and sellers in Italy's commercial trucking market.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications & corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, heavy equipment, aviation, & technology industries."
target: Argoserv SRL
Argoserv SRL provides a range of media and web marketing services, including hosted websites and SEO/SEM services. Argoserv also provides CercoCamion.com, a leading resource for buyers and sellers in Italy's commercial trucking market.
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closed 4/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Editalplus, S.L.

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired Editalplus, S.L., the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP and Todo VI—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications and corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment, aviation, & tech industries."
target: Editalplus, S.L.
Editalplus, S.L. is the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP (www.MaquinariaOP.com) and Todo VI (www.TodoVI.com)—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
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closed 4/7/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired MOMA Editorial, S.L.

synopsis: Sandhills East, a company that produces publications throughout Europe that markets a diverse range of products, has acquired MOMA Editorial, S.L., an agriculture-focused media company that features for-sale agriculture equipment and parts from sellers across Spain online and in its regularly distributed magazines.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
target: MOMA Editorial, S.L.
MOMA Editorial, S.L. is an agriculture-focused media company. MOMA Agri features for-sale agriculture equipment and parts from sellers across Spain online and in its regularly distributed magazines. They have become the go-to resources for local buyers looking to purchase agriculture equipment.
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closed 3/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Resale Weekly

synopsis: Sandhills East, a company that produces publications throughout Europe that markets a diverse range of products, has acquired Resale Weekly, the United Kingdom's leading resource for buying and selling new and used construction equipment and parts. The acquisition enables Sandhills to further its reach across the United Kingdom and beyond.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
target: Resale Weekly
Resale Weekly is a trusted brand for construction & farming machinery and commercial vehicles, as well as for spares and services. Resale Weekly is an expert in the field of machinery auctions, providing busy professionals with a fully integrated multi channel approach.
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closed 1/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, purchased Truck Buy & Sell, Transporter from DAZ VERLAGSGRUPPE

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired two key brands in Germany's commercial truck and heavy equipment market: Truck Buy & Sell International and Transporter. Sandhills East connects buyers and sellers to facilitate equipment transactions all over the globe.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
seller: DAZ VERLAGSGRUPPE
Truck Buy & Sell International and Transporter are well-established and well-known sources for buying and selling trucks and construction equipment throughout Europe. DAZ VERLAGSGRUPPE is the publisher of four international automobile and lifestyle magazines.
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closed 11/2/2016 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Farm & Plant Buyer's Guide

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired Farm & Plant Buyer's Guide, Ireland's leading agricultural magazine and website for buyers and sellers of plant, machinery, and all related equipment. The acquisition allows Sandhills to further expand into Ireland and continue to serve buyers and sellers in local markets and beyond.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
target parent: Media Vault Ltd
target: Farm & Plant Buyer's Guide
Founded in 2003, Farm & Plant Buyer's Guide is Ireland's leading agricultural magazine and website for buyers and sellers of plant, machinery, and all related equipment. They showcase thousands of machines for sale from Ireland's best dealers.
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closed 10/12/2016 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Focus Business Media Limited

synopsis: Sandhills Publishing Company, the parent company of Sandhills East, has acquired Focus Business Media Limited and Focus Publishing Limited. Located in Peterborough, United Kingdom, the Focus companies were founded in 1995 by Colin Medwynter with the aim of establishing buying and selling magazines focused on the specialist automotive sector.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
target: Focus Business Media Limited
Focus Business Media Limited and Focus Publishing Limited were founded in 1995 by Colin Medwynter with the aim of establishing, buying, and selling magazines focused on the specialist automotive sector.
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closed 4/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Editalplus, S.L.

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired Editalplus, S.L., the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP and Todo VI—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications and corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment, aviation, & tech industries."
target: Editalplus, S.L.
Editalplus, S.L. is the Spain-based publisher of Maquinaria OP (www.MaquinariaOP.com) and Todo VI (www.TodoVI.com)—monthly publications and websites serving the country's construction equipment and commercial trucking markets.
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closed 6/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Matthew Conroy and Matt Lyons, acquired Cahaba Media Group

synopsis: Matthew Conroy and Matt Lyons have purchased a majority stake in Cahaba Media Group, a b2b media publishing company in the industrial, construction and home health sectors. Conroy is a previous Top 40 Under 40 winner who previously served as chief financial officer for Momentum Telecom. Lyons founded defense and space company LinQuest.
buyer: Matthew Conroy and Matt Lyons
Matthew Conroy is a previous Top 40 Under 40 winner who previously served as chief financial officer for Momentum Telecom. Matt Lyons founded defense and space company LinQuest. "
target: Cahaba Media Group
Founded in 2002, Cahaba Media Group is a growing company with an entrepreneurial mindset. They publish trade magazines, websites and e-newsletters that are leaders in their respective industries, including home health care, construction, and the industrial industry.
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closed 8/1/2019 via PR Newswire

IdeaSoil, LLC, acquired Commercial Architecture Magazine

synopsis: IdeaSoil, LLC, a multichannel media and marketing firm, has acquired Commercial Architecture Magazine from Efficient Plant, a magazine that helps plants operate more efficiently. Commercial Architecture is a leading publication in the commercial construction field. Commercial Architecture provides readers with the latest product information.
buyer: IdeaSoil, LLC
IdeaSoil is a multichannel media and marketing firm dedicated to the success of its clients. IdeaSoil is designed to be a potent, eclectic mix of products, services, strategies, and experience that provides accelerated growth for the companies willing to plant their opportunities in its soil. "
target parent: Efficient Plant
target: Commercial Architecture Magazine
Commercial Architecture Magazine is a leading publication in the commercial construction field. Commercial Architecture serves architects, contractors, and owners in the commercial-construction market, providing them with the latest product information.
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closed 7/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

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

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

DVV Media Group, acquired Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International

synopsis: DVV Media Group, the publisher of Air Cargo News, has acquired Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International (HLPFI), the leading magazine and website serving the logistics sector for over-dimensional and/or heavy cargoes.
buyer parent: Rhei­nisch Post Mediengruppe
buyer: DVV Media Group
Based in Germany, DVV Media Group has been a partner for logistics and related technology sectors. They publish newspapers, magazines, and books, and operate more than 35 websites and portals. They cover sectors of transport, logistics, maritime technology, rail technology, travel, and meetings. "
target: Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International
Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International (HLPFI) is the leading magazine and website serving the logistics sector for over-dimensional and/or heavy cargoes.
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closed 11/18/2018 via BusinessWire

Gemspring Capital, acquired Bobit Business Media

synopsis: Gemspring Capital, a middle-market private equity firm, is pleased to announce an affiliate has acquired the assets of Bobit Business Media Inc., a leading B2B media company. They are a diversified company with print publications, live events, websites, research, custom content development and marketing solutions.
buyer: Gemspring Capital
Gemspring Capital is a private equity firm specializing in lower middle market companies. With $355 million of equity capital under management, they provide flexible capital and partner with talented management teams to propel companies to grow and achieve their full potential. "
target: Bobit Business Media
Bobit Business Media is a Southern California-based national leader in B2B media. They are a diversified company with print publications, live events, websites, research, custom content development and marketing solutions.
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closed 8/30/2018 via PR Newswire

Boyne Capital Partners, acquired AC Business Media

synopsis: Boyne Capital has partnered with management to acquire AC Business Media, Inc., a leading B2B media and business intelligence company with a portfolio of renowned brands in heavy construction, asphalt, concrete, paving, equipment rental, landscape, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain, and digital and data-driven marketing verticals.
buyer: Boyne Capital Partners
Boyne Capital is a private equity firm focused on investments in lower middle market companies. Boyne has successfully invested in a broad range of industries, including healthcare services, agriculture, consumer products, niche manufacturing, and business & financial services among others. "
target: AC Business Media
AC Business Media is a leading B2B media and business intelligence company with a portfolio of renowned brands in heavy construction, asphalt, concrete, paving, rental, sustainability, landscape, manufacturing, logistics and supply chain markets.
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announced 4/25/2018 via Company Press Release

Bonnier Business Media, will acquire Byggindustrin

synopsis: Bonnier Business Media has signed an agreement to acquire all shares in Tidningen Byggindustrien from Sveriges Byggindustrier, a trade association for private construction companies and employers. Tidningen Byggindustrin AB publishes a magazine focusing on construction industry. All companies are based in Sweden.
buyer parent: Bonnier AB
buyer: Bonnier Business Media
Bonnier Business Media helps people to make smarter business decisions and become wiser everyday. They offer knowledge, inspiration, reviews and networks in many different channels and though thirty quality products. "
target parent: Sveriges Byggindustrier
target: Byggindustrin
Tidningen Byggindustrin AB publishes a magazine focusing on construction industry. The company was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
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closed 2/1/2018 via Company Press Release

KHL Group Ltd., acquired Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications

synopsis: Global construction information publisher KHL Group is acquiring the USA-based publisher Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications. Founded in 1935 and located in Wisconsin, Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications is a leading publisher of information for the on-highway, off-highway, stationary and marine engine-powered equipment markets. D&GTP
buyer: KHL Group Ltd.
KHL Group is the leading supplier of international construction information in the world. Using its strong market-leading magazine brands, KHL has expanded into digital magazines, newsletters, apps, directories, new media technologies, exhibitions, conferences, awards and contract publishing. "
target: Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications
Diesel & Gas Turbine Publications is a leading publisher of information for the on-highway, off-highway, stationary and marine engine-powered equipment markets. It focuses on the construction and agriculture, power generation and commercial vehicle equipment sectors.
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closed 8/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Sandhills Publishing Company, purchased 5 Trade Publications from Editoriale C&C

synopsis: Sandhills East has acquired a number of trade publications serving Italy's construction, commercial trucking, and agriculture markets including: CamionSuperMarket, TrattoriSuperMarket, Cantierissimo con Carrellistica, Transporto Commerciale, and A come Agricoltura, from Editoriale C&C, a publishing house based in Italy.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing info in the form of trade publications & corresponding websites that connect buyers & sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, heavy equipment, aviation, & technology industries."
seller: Editoriale C&C
The acquisition includes five trade publications serving Italy's construction, commercial trucking, and agriculture markets from Editoriale C&C. The brands included are CamionSuperMarket, TrattoriSuperMarket, Cantierissimo con Carrellistica, Transporto Commerciale, and A come Agricoltura.
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closed 6/28/2017 via Company Press Release

Mark Allen Group, acquired Unity Media Plc

synopsis: Mark Allen Group has acquired Kent-based Unity Media, a publisher of a number of market leading brands in the built environment including: Roofing, Cladding & Insulation, Glass & Glazing, Heating & Plumbing Monthly, Building Products and Your Build. Unity also organizes the RCI Show, an exhibition for the roofing, cladding and insulation sectors.
buyer: Mark Allen Group
The Mark Allen Group is a progressive media business, which delivers high-quality content through market-leading journals, magazines, books, events and websites. Their brands offer unrivalled access to specialists in healthcare, education, business and consumer markets. "
target: Unity Media Plc
Unity Media is an independent publisher of market-leading business-to-business publications for the construction market. Unity also organizes the RCI Show, an annual, national exhibition to support the roofing, cladding and insulation sectors.
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closed 6/5/2017 via PR Newswire

Aurora Capital Group, acquired Randall-Reilly, LLC

synopsis: Aurora Capital acquired Randall-Reilly, the leading provider of B2B data and data-driven marketing services, media and events for the trucking, construction, agriculture and additional industrial markets. Founded as a print media business, Randall-Reilly has evolved and emerged as the leader in data-as-a-service and data-driven marketing solutions.
buyer: Aurora Capital Group
Aurora Capital Partners is a leading Los Angeles-based private equity firm. Aurora focuses principally on control investments in middle-market companies with leading market positions, stable industry dynamics, attractive business model characteristics and actionable opportunities for growth. "
target parent: Investcorp
target: Randall-Reilly, LLC
Randall-Reilly is the leading B2B data provider in the industrial markets they service, including trucking, construction, agriculture, and select other markets. Clients utilize Randall-Reilly's data and media platforms to generate sales, marketing, and recruiting insights and measurable outcomes.
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closed 5/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Gulf Publishing Company, acquired Oildom Publishing Company

synopsis: Gulf Publishing Company announced the acquisition of Oildom Publishing Company of Texas, Inc. to create the world's largest independent media company devoted exclusively to the international energy industry. Oildom Publishing publishes three monthly titles: Pipeline & Gas Journal, Underground Construction, and Pipeline News.
buyer: Gulf Publishing Company
Gulf Publishing Company is the leading provider of business and technical knowledge for the global oil and gas industry. They produce seven trade journals: World Oil, Hydrocarbon Processing, Gas Processing, Petroleum Economist, Pipeline & Gas Journal, Pipeline News and Underground Construction. "
target: Oildom Publishing Company
Oildom Publishing publishes three titles: Pipeline & Gas Journal, Underground Construction, and Pipeline News. Oildom's two industry-leading conferences are the UCT International Conference & Exhibition and the Pipeline Opportunities Conference.
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closed 10/12/2016 via PR Newswire

Sandhills Publishing Company, acquired Focus Business Media Limited

synopsis: Sandhills Publishing Company, the parent company of Sandhills East, has acquired Focus Business Media Limited and Focus Publishing Limited. Located in Peterborough, United Kingdom, the Focus companies were founded in 1995 by Colin Medwynter with the aim of establishing buying and selling magazines focused on the specialist automotive sector.
buyer: Sandhills Publishing Company
Sandhills Publishing is an information processing company aimed at gathering, processing, and distributing information in the form of trade publications, websites, and online services that connect buyers and sellers across the trucking, agriculture, construction, and heavy equipment industries. "
target: Focus Business Media Limited
Focus Business Media Limited and Focus Publishing Limited were founded in 1995 by Colin Medwynter with the aim of establishing, buying, and selling magazines focused on the specialist automotive sector.
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closed 1/27/2016 via BNC Analysis

DVV Media Group, acquired Road Transport Media Ltd

synopsis: Hamburg-based DVV Media Group GmbH has acquired a 100 per cent shareholding in Road Transport Media Ltd (RTM), based in Surrey. With its print, web and event portfolio, RTM is a leading provider of specialist information and media services for the road freight industry and commercial vehicle sector in the UK.
buyer parent: Rheinisch-Bergische Verlagsgesellschaft mbH
buyer: DVV Media Group
Within DVV Media Group, 12 publishing companies produce newspapers and magazines, newsletters, specialist titles as well as reference books. They cover the sectors of transport, logistics, maritime technology, rail technology, travel and meetings. "
target: Road Transport Media Ltd
Road Transport Media publishes Commercial Motor, Motor Transport and Truck & Driver magazines. It organises the annual Motor Transport Awards and runs Tip-ex and Tank-ex - the UK’s only exhibitions dedicated to bulk transport.
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closed 4/29/2015 via Yahoo, Inc.

BiP Solutions, acquired Pro-Mark Media Limited

synopsis: BiP Solutions, the leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the public/private sector marketplace, has acquired Pro-Mark Media Limited - one of the UK's leading construction media companies with an established portfolio of digital magazines and online channels.
buyer: BiP Solutions
BiP Solutions is a global market leader in the provision of public sector procurement solutions, offering buyers and suppliers access to probably the world’s largest database of current open contract opportunities. Over 530 UK government organisations use BiP Solutions services. "
target: Pro-Mark Media Limited
Pro-Mark Media Limited is one of the UK’s leading publishers of quality construction magazines, with over 19 years experience in the industry and a portfolio of 4 national titles. These incorporate UK Construction, Building Scotland, Construction Ireland and SwimConstruct.
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closed 4/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

St James's House, acquired HCB Publishing Ltd

synopsis: St James’s House has acquired the business and assets of HCB Publishing Ltd. Founded in 1980, HCB provides those involved in the transport, storage and handling of dangerous goods with business-critical information in the fields of regulatory compliance, safety management and environmental protection.
buyer: St James's House
As a communications specialist, St James’s House has made publishing one of its core activities. They cater for every size of project from books, magazines, contract publishing, government reports and catalogues to annual reports, brochures and e-zines. "
target: HCB Publishing Ltd
HCB Publishing was established in 1980 to help those involved in the transport of dangerous goods to keep up to date with changing regulations. The magazine covers regulatory developments and brings its readers news of products and services that aim to make their operations safer or more efficient.
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closed 3/10/2015 via Company Press Release

easyFairs, acquired Tank Storage Magazine

synopsis: Easyfairs has acquired Tank Storage Magazine – the market leading publication for the tank storage industry. Tank Storage Magazine covers breaking news, market analysis, policy and regulations affecting the industry as well as new products and equipment. The print edition is sent to influential readers in 80 countries globally.
buyer parent: Artexis Easyfairs
buyer: easyFairs
easyFairs is one of the leading organisers of trade shows. It runs time & cost-effective trade shows in Austria, Belgium, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. "
target parent: Horseshoe Media Ltd.
target: Tank Storage Magazine
Tank Storage Magazine is the world’s only publication dedicated 100% to the bulk liquid storage industry. It is read by terminal managers, senior engineers, logistics/distribution managers and CEOs within oil, gas and petrochemical facilities as well as third party terminal operators.
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closed 12/24/2014 via BNC Analysis

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

synopsis: Exhibition organiser ITE Group Plc announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, ITE Enterprises Ltd, has acquired Breakbulk Holdco UK Ltd and its subsidiary companies from Electra backed, AXIO Data Group. Breakbulk is the only business-to-business multi-media platform devoted solely to the breakbulk and project-cargo industry.
buyer: ITE Group, Plc. (LSE:ITE:$144.35)
ITE Group creates marketplaces for business by organizing leading trade exhibitions and conferences in growing and developing markets. The group organizes over 250 trade exhibitions and conferences each year in 15 countries and employs over 1000 staff in 28 offices worldwide. "
target parent: AXIO Data Group
target: Breakbulk Holdco U.K. Ltd.
Breakbulk is the only business-to-business multi-media platform devoted solely to the breakbulk and project-cargo industry. Breakbulk delivers meaningful, in-depth information that helps readers of the magazine and visitors to its web site, do their jobs better.
price ($mm)
$40
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announced 11/12/2014 via Company Press Release

IHS, Inc., will acquire JOC Group

synopsis: IHS Inc. a leading global source of critical information and insight, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire JOC Group Inc., the authoritative provider of business intelligence, data and events for trade, transportation and logistics professionals worldwide.
buyer: IHS, Inc. (INFO:$4,287.80)
IHS, Inc. is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape the business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. IHS is the leading provider of diverse global market and economic information. "
target parent: Electra Partners LLP
target: JOC Group
JOC Group Inc. is the authoritative provider of business intelligence, data and events covering the global container shipping and logistics market. JOC Group Inc. provides access, intelligence, insight and support through their two online, print and events products, PIERS and JOC.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Dods (Group) PLC
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rev ($mm)
$26.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.97
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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IHS, Inc.
IHS, Inc.
IHS, Inc. is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape the business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. IHS is the leading provider of diverse global market and economic information.
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$4,287.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,916.90
EBIT ($mm)
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$870.70
Employees
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EBITDA ($mm)
($2.94)
EBIT ($mm)
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Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC
Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC
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$457.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$85.01
EBIT ($mm)
$45.70
Net Income ($mm)
$42.27
Employees
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Centaur Media plc
Centaur Media plc
Centaur Media is a leading UK based business information, publishing and events group. It provides marketing and information solutions to buyers and sellers within several high value professional and commercial market communities.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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