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closed 9/6/2017 via Company Press Release

SnobSwap, acquired Masquerade

synopsis: SnobSwap, a leading provider of e-commerce solutions for the brick-and-mortar resale industry has announced the acquisition of Masquerade, an omnichannel clothing solution. Masquerade, founded by David Engle and Jackson Geller, provides an omnichannel solution for selling apparel and accessories across multiple platforms.
buyer: SnobSwap
SnobSwap connects consumers with a curated network of designer consignment and vintage resale stores around the world, which is driven by SnobSwap’s proprietary e-commerce solutions. "
target: Masquerade
Masquerade, founded by David Engle and Jackson Geller, provides an omnichannel solution for selling secondhand apparel across multiple channels with the click of a button.
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closed 7/13/2015 via BusinessWire

Rakuten Inc., acquired Fits.me

synopsis: Rakuten, Inc., a global leader in e-commerce, announced that it has acquired a 100% stake in fit preference specialist Fits.me. Fits.me’s pioneering virtual fitting room technology has been changing how top brands, such as Thomas Pink, QVC and Pretty Green sell clothing online.
buyer: Rakuten Inc. (TSE:4755:$11,115.66)
Rakuten, Inc. is one of the world's leading Internet services companies. They provide a variety of products and services for consumers and businesses, with a focus on e-commerce, finance, and digital content. "
target: Fits.me
Fits.me is a virtual fitting room for online clothing retailers. It has brought together competences from diverse fields ranging from apparel design and anthropometrics to IT, robotics and engineering.
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closed 12/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Coats Group plc, acquired ThreadSol Software Pvt. Ltd

synopsis: Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, has acquired ThreadSol, a Singapore-based provider of cloud-based solutions for the apparel industry. ThreadSol's solutions utilize AI and big data to help their clients reduce fabric waste and costs, enabling them to boost their topline and bottomline by 10%.
buyer: Coats Group plc (LSE:COA:$1,558.50)
Coats is the world's leading industrial thread manufacturer and a major player in the Americas textile crafts market. Coats' innovative culture ensure the company continues to lead the way around the world, providing value added products and services to the apparel and footwear industries. "
target: ThreadSol Software Pvt. Ltd
Founded in 2013, ThreadSol is a Singapore-based provider of cloud-based solutions for the apparel industry. ThreadSol's solutions utilize AI and big data to help their clients reduce fabric waste and costs. ThreadSol enables apparel companies to boost their topline and bottomline by 10%.
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$12
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closed 10/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Vente-Privée, acquired daco SAS

synopsis: Vente-Privee, a members-only e-commerce company in France, has acquired daco, a French provider of benchmarking tools for fashion brands and retailers. daco enable their clients to utilize AI and machine learning to know all about their competition's offers, prices, and discounts.
buyer: Vente-Privée
Vente-Privee is a members-only e-commerce company in France. The company organises exclusive designer brand sales in a wide variety of categories, including fashion, accessories, homeware, sports products, electronics, wine and more. "
target: daco SAS
daco is a French provider of benchmarking tools for fashion brands and retailers. daco enable their clients to utilize AI and machine learning to know all about their competition's offers, prices, and discounts. daco's disruptive decision making tools help improve sell-through, growth and margin.
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closed 11/6/2007 via BusinessWire

Flash Seats, acquired Vertical Alliance

synopsis: Flash Seats™, which revolutionized the secondary resale ticketing marketplace via paperless electronic ticketing technology and integrated relationship marketing tools, has acquired Dallas-based Vertical Alliance, which offers the most advanced primary ticketing solution available.
buyer: Flash Seats
Flash Seats™offers an innovative, cutting-edge solution combining electronic venue access, a branded marketplace for electronic event access rights, and a retail-class behavioral marketing system for the sports and entertainment industries. "
target: Vertical Alliance
Vertical Alliance offers a single integrated ticketing solution that increases venue yield per event while building customer loyalty. Integrate your ticketing (event and parking), merchandising and eCommerce. One platform. One universal database.
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announced 7/18/2019 via PR Newswire

Vobile, Inc., will purchase RightsID and ChannelID from ZEFR, Inc.

synopsis: Vobile Group, the leading choice for the protection, measurement and monetization of video content, announced an agreement under which Vobile will acquire the RightsID, a copyright management business, and ChannelID, a YouTube channel management business, from ZEFR, the leading contextual targeting platform for brands.
buyer: Vobile, Inc. (SEHK:3738:$15.23)
Vobile is the premier, trusted provider for protecting, measuring and monetizing online video content. They create technology solutions for content owners and distributors through their SaaS platform. With Vobile, users can reduce infringement-related revenue loss and increase video distribution. "
seller: ZEFR, Inc.
Zefr’s platform develops nuanced, dynamic targeting on the most brand-relevant videos for YouTube. Zefr owns RightsID, a copyright management business, and ChannelID, a YouTube channel management business.
price ($mm)
$90
rev ($mm)
$40
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
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closed 10/4/2018 via PE Hub

Gerber Technology, acquired Avametric, Inc.

synopsis: Gerber Technology has acquired San Francisco based Avametric. Avametric develops the world’s leading cloth simulation technology and enables fashion brands to deliver highly accurate 3D renderings of their products on customizable avatars for e-commerce and augmented reality (AR) applications.
buyer parent: American Industrial Partners
buyer: Gerber Technology
Gerber Technology delivers industry-leading software and automation solutions that help apparel and industrial customers improve their manufacturing and design processes and more effectively manage and connect the supply chain, from product development and production to retail and the end customer. "
target: Avametric, Inc.
Avametric develops the world’s leading cloth simulation technology and enables fashion brands to deliver highly accurate 3D renderings of their products on customizable avatars for e-commerce and augmented reality (AR) applications.
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announced 6/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

JPJ Group plc, will acquire Gamesys Limited

synopsis: London-listed JPJ Group Plc will acquire operating partner Gamesys Limited outright, a UK-based online gambling software developer and operator. Gamesys operates several of the UK and Europe’s leading online social and real money slots, casino and bingo sites on both web and mobile and tablet with new products and apps being released regularly.
buyer: JPJ Group plc (LSE:JPJ:$412.79)
JPJ Group plc is a UK-based online gaming holding company. The group is a global bingo-led operator with a strong portfolio of online gaming brands. JPJ Group offers bingo and casino games to its customers through Jackpotjoy, Starspins, Botemania, Vera&John, InterCasino and other brands. "
target: Gamesys Limited
UK-based Gamesys Limited is an online gambling software developer and operator and currently operate several of the UK and Europe’s leading online social and real money slots, casino and bingo sites on both web and mobile and tablet with new products and apps being released regularly.
price ($mm)
$624
rev ($mm)
$85
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
7.4x
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closed 5/19/2016 via BusinessWire

Cima Group, Inc., acquired Knetik Inc.

synopsis: Cima Group, a telecommunications and digital conglomerate, announced they have finalized the acquisition of Knetik Inc, a Platform as a Service (PaaS) company that provides intelligent revenue-optimization with its business rules automation, digital and physical entitlements, and contextualized analytics.
buyer: Cima Group, Inc.
Cima Group is a global telecommunications and digital solutions provider and integrator. Cima Group is committed to delivering simple solutions through reliable technology and innovative services. "
target: Knetik Inc.
Knetik is a Platform as a Solution (PaaS) that provides for services management of any digital experience online. Powering personalization, engagement, and monetization, the Knetik Platform enables clients to rapidly deploy next-generation services leveraging a robust and scalable back-end.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

PKSHA Technology, acquired Sapeet Inc.

synopsis: PKSHA Technology, which develops machine learning and deep learning area algorithm modules, has acquired Sapeet. Sapeet develops 3D algorithms for try-on systems and sizing modules in multiple areas mainly in the apparel industry.
buyer: PKSHA Technology (TSE:3993:$15.19)
PKSHA Technology develops machine learning and deep learning area algorithm modules such as general-purpose dialog engine and area-specific image recognition engines. Their mission is to formulate future software, research and develop technology to enhance various software and hardware. "
target: Sapeet Inc.
Sapeet develops core 3D technology such as 3D net try-on systems and sizing module in multiple areas mainly in the apparel industry. Their Sapeet EC Tool system allows e-commerce customers to create an avatar of their own likeness and virtually try on their clothing articles.
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announced 9/27/2019 via BusinessWire

Logitech International, will acquire Streamlabs

synopsis: Logitech International, a multi-brand product company for music, gaming, video, and computing, will acquire Streamlabs, a leader in software and tools for live streaming. Streamlabs allows game streamers to engage with viewers, grow their brands and channels, and monetize their broadcasts across platforms like Twitch, YouTube, Mixer, and Facebook.
buyer: Logitech International (LOGI:$2,824.07)
Logitech is a multi-brand company that designs products that bring people together and connects them to digital experiences through music, gaming, video, and computing. Brands of Logitech include Logitech, Logitech G, ASTRO Gaming, Ultimate Ears, Jaybird, and Blue Microphones "
target: Streamlabs
Streamlabs is the leading provider of tools for professional streamers. Founded in 2014, its groundbreaking software, Streamlabs OBS, offers the largest set of features that content creators use to grow their audiences, engage with fans, and monetize their streams.
price ($mm)
$89
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closed 12/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

Starfish Media N.V., acquired VueTec Ltd.

synopsis: Angler Gaming’s subsidiary Starfish Media N.V. has acquired assets consisting of the brand, domains and player database from Vuetec Limited. VueTec provides Distance Gaming software that allows patrons to participate directly in games being played in real casinos, and allows operators to add a live gaming platform to their existing site.
buyer parent: Angler Gaming plc
buyer: Starfish Media N.V.
Starfish Media is a company based in Curaҫao, operating since 2012 with the objective to provide players with first class online gaming sites. They develop, maintain and operate user friendly, trustworthy and secure sites that offer the ultimate online gaming experience. "
target: VueTec Ltd.
VueTec’s Distance Gaming software first launched in 2002 and has allowed patrons to participate directly in games being played in real casinos, and allows operators to add a live gaming platform to their existing site, offering unrivalled trust and transparency to their members.
price ($mm)
$1.28
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closed 1/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

FanAI, acquired Waypoint Media

synopsis: FanAI, an audience analysis platform for esports and streaming, is buying New York-based Waypoint Media to improve its analytics tools for esports players and streamers. Waypoint Media provides the Information and tools necessary to make spending decisions in the complex Esports media landscape.
buyer: FanAI
FanAI is an audience analysis platform for esports and streaming. The FanAI platform is the leading esports audience monetization platform, built to help better identify, understand, and reach fans in order to sell more sponsorships and ultimately drive more revenue. "
target: Waypoint Media
Waypoint Media provides the Information and tools necessary to make spending decisions in the complex Esports media landscape. Explore engagement across over 1.2 million channels and track unique viewership, audience movement, and overlap for a true understanding of the esports ecosystem.
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closed 8/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Patreon, acquired Memberful

synopsis: Patreon, a company which allows creators to earn an income through patron memberships, has announced that it is acquiring Memberful, a software company which lets artists and content creators add memberships to their existing platforms.
buyer: Patreon
Patreon is a membership platform that provides business tools for creators to run a subscription content service, as well as ways for artists to build relationships and provide exclusive experiences to their subscribers, or "patrons." "
target: Memberful
Memberful is a software company which lets artists and content creators add memberships to their existing platforms. Memberful is a service for independent creators, educators, and publishers who prefer to have complete control over their membership program.
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closed 10/5/2016 via PR Newswire

TuneCore, acquired JustGo

synopsis: TuneCore, the leading digital music distribution and publishing administration provider, announced the acquisition of JustGo and the launch of TuneCore Social, an all-in-one social media management and analytics tool for musicians that is free to use for all of its distribution customers in the U.S., Canada, UK and Australia markets.
buyer parent: Believe Digital
buyer: TuneCore
TuneCore brings more music to more people, while helping musicians and songwriters increase money-earning opportunities and take charge of their own careers. Their TuneCore Music Distribution services help artists, labels and managers sell their music through iTunes, Amazon Music, and more. "
target: JustGo
Founded in 2013, JustGo is a social media and audience management platform for creators. They are able to seamlessly publish content to and blend the data aggregation of multiple platforms into a comprehensive view of what social media content is working well with one’s audience.
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closed 2/9/2016 via Market Wire

Pocket Games, Inc., acquired Viximo, Inc.

synopsis: Pocket Games, a video game development and testing company focused on full-spectrum game testing and the acquisition and growth of innovative IP in the video game space, acquired Viximo, a social gaming platform that empowers social networks and game developers to capitalize on social application and gaming opportunities.
buyer: Pocket Games, Inc. (OTCPK:PKGM:$0.06)
Pocket Games, Inc. is a video game development and testing company focused on full-spectrum game testing and the acquisition and growth of innovative IP in the video game space. . "
target: Viximo, Inc.
Viximo, Inc. empowers social networks and game developers to capitalize on social application and gaming through its "write once, deploy everywhere" social gaming platform. Viximo's platform is complete with social tools, payment options, one click purchasing and a robust virtual currency system.
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$3.50
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closed 3/14/2019 via Company Press Release

Lightstream, Inc., acquired Arsenal.gg

synopsis: Lightstream, an innovator in live streaming technology, has acquired Arsenal.gg, the industry-leading discovery and analytics tool for live video game streaming content. Lightstream delivers innovative, creative broadcasting technology and products that empower storytellers and address the biggest challenges streamers and content creators face.
buyer: Lightstream, Inc.
Lightstream is a Chicago-based startup built with a true passion for live video production, gaming and supporting the explosive growth of creators and their communities. Its cloud-based technology and products transform difficult technical hurdles into streamlined workflows. "
target: Arsenal.gg
Arsenal.gg is a live streaming data and analytics platform. For individual creators, it delivers free performance statistics and insights to grow their channels.
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closed 4/27/2016 via Wall Street Journal

Spotify Ltd, acquired CrowdAlbum, Inc.

synopsis: Music-streaming service Spotify AB said it has acquired CrowdAlbum, a U.S. startup that aggregates photos and videos from artists’ performances shared on social media.
buyer: Spotify Ltd (SPOT:$6,661.14)
Spotify brings the right music for every moment – on computers, mobiles, tablets, home entertainment systems, cars, gaming consoles and more. Create and listen to playlists for free or subscribe to Premium for on-demand access at the highest audio quality – with zero ads. "
target: CrowdAlbum, Inc.
CrowdAlbum is a U.S. startup that aggregates photos and videos from artists’ performances shared on social media. CrowdAlbum partners with artists such as Lil Wayne, Diplo and Fall Out Boy.
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closed 9/25/2015 via PR Newswire

Rentrak Corporation, acquired SponsorHub

synopsis: Rentrak, the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, announced it has acquired SponsorHub. The company is a premiere Big Data platform for the sports and entertainment industry, offering proprietary social media measurement for sports, political and advertising brands.
buyer: Rentrak Corporation (RENT:$115.67)
Rentrak is the entertainment and marketing industries' premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, precisely measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and TV everywhere. "
target: SponsorHub
SponsorHub provides elegant yet powerful enterprise-grade software tools to help brands measure their most important sports and entertainment campaigns.
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closed 5/2/2013 via BNC Analysis

Jive Software, acquired CLARA ehf

synopsis: Jive Software announced that they've acquired the Icelandic startup, Clara. The reported price was approximately €6.8 million. CLARA produces community analytics tools that allow businesses to understand, monitor, and engage with their members on online platforms. They have 16 people distributed between San Francisco, London, and Reykjavik.
buyer: Jive Software (JIVE:$204.09)
Jive is the pioneer and world’s leading provider of social business solutions. Their products apply powerful technology that helps people connect, communicate and collaborate to get more work done and solve the biggest business challenges. "
target: CLARA ehf
CLARA ehf provides CLARA Insight, a community analytics tool for community managers. Its solution enables community managers to improve their efficiency by analyzing sentiment and trending discussions, and marketing managers to get insights into their community with actionable metrics.
price ($mm)
$8.86
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closed 9/6/2017 via Company Press Release

SnobSwap, acquired Masquerade

synopsis: SnobSwap, a leading provider of e-commerce solutions for the brick-and-mortar resale industry has announced the acquisition of Masquerade, an omnichannel clothing solution. Masquerade, founded by David Engle and Jackson Geller, provides an omnichannel solution for selling apparel and accessories across multiple platforms.
buyer: SnobSwap
SnobSwap connects consumers with a curated network of designer consignment and vintage resale stores around the world, which is driven by SnobSwap’s proprietary e-commerce solutions. "
target: Masquerade
Masquerade, founded by David Engle and Jackson Geller, provides an omnichannel solution for selling secondhand apparel across multiple channels with the click of a button.
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closed 9/6/2017 via Company Press Release

SnobSwap, acquired Masquerade

synopsis: SnobSwap, a leading provider of e-commerce solutions for the brick-and-mortar resale industry has announced the acquisition of Masquerade, an omnichannel clothing solution. Masquerade, founded by David Engle and Jackson Geller, provides an omnichannel solution for selling apparel and accessories across multiple platforms.
buyer: SnobSwap
SnobSwap connects consumers with a curated network of designer consignment and vintage resale stores around the world, which is driven by SnobSwap’s proprietary e-commerce solutions. "
target: Masquerade
Masquerade, founded by David Engle and Jackson Geller, provides an omnichannel solution for selling secondhand apparel across multiple channels with the click of a button.
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closed 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

SGIK 3 Investments Limited, acquired Koovs plc

synopsis: Delhi and UK-based online fashion marketplace Koovs has sold its assets and business operations to SGIK 3 Investments. Notably, SGIK 3 Investments is owned by Koovs’ largest secured creditor and chairman Waheed Alli. KOOVS is the one-stop online fashion destination for all fashion needs.
buyer: SGIK 3 Investments Limited
SGIK 3 Investments Ltd is an entity owned by Waheed Alli, the largest secured creditor and chairman of Koov, an online fashion retailer. "
target: Koovs plc (AIM:KOOV:$8.27)
KOOVS is a Delhi and UK-based online fashion marketplace. KOOVS is the one-stop online fashion destination for all fashion needs. Inspired by the international runways and the global street scene KOOVS delivers A-grade fashion at pocket-friendly prices, right to the doorstep.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

AMC Group, acquired M3roud.com

synopsis: AMC Group, a Khartoum-based holding company, has acquired a majority stake in M3roud.com, a Sudanese online marketplace for local handmade goods. M3roud connects Sudanese merchants to global markets and provides a unique shopping experience for customers. Their products include accessories, clothes, bags, and jewelry.
buyer: AMC Group
AMC Group is a Khartoum-based holding company. The company owns Sudan Digital, a digital media agency; and Wfir, a discount coupons platform. "
target: M3roud.com
M3roud.com is a Sudanese online marketplace for local handmade goods. M3roud connects Sudanese merchants to global markets and provides a unique shopping experience for customers. Their products include accessories, clothes, bags, and jewelry.
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closed 12/20/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cafe24 Corp., acquired FeeLWAY Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Cafe24, a global e-commerce platform based in South Korea, has acquired FeeLWAY, an online marketplace for luxury goods in South Korea. FeeLWAY offers products from over 800 stores and brands. Their products include shoes, clothes, handbags, belts, wallets, accessories, cosmetics, glasses, and more.
buyer: Cafe24 Corp. (KOSDAQ:A042000:$143.19)
Cafe24 is a global e-commerce platform based in South Korea. Cafe24 offers hosting services and a free platform that allows businesses to build and manage their own online stores. Cafe24 provides store owners with convenient selling methods while offering customers a simple purchasing experience. "
target: FeeLWAY Co., Ltd.
Founded in 2002, FeeLWAY is an online marketplace for luxury goods in South Korea. FeeLWAY offers products from over 800 stores and brands. Their products include shoes, clothes, handbags, belts, wallets, accessories, cosmetics, glasses, and more.
price ($mm)
$76
rev ($mm)
$12
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
6.3x
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closed 11/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

LeBonCoin.fr, acquired Videdressing SAS

synopsis: Leboncoin.fr, a leading classified ads site in France, has acquired Videdressing, a France-based marketplace for buying and selling second-hand fashion and luxury items. Videdressing allows users to find gorgeous products at irresistible prices. They offer 950,000 products that include bags, clothing, shoes, and accessories.
buyer parent: Schibsted Media Group
buyer: LeBonCoin.fr
Leboncoin.fr is a leading classified ads site in France. Leboncoin allows people to search and place ads for jobs, vehicles, real estate, electronics, pets, hospitality services, furnishings, clothing, events, and more. Leboncoin operates in 4 continents and has over 250 million visitors every day. "
target: Videdressing SAS
Founded in 2009, Videdressing is a France-based marketplace for buying and selling second-hand fashion and luxury items. Videdressing allows users to find gorgeous products at irresistible prices. They offer 950,000 products that include bags, clothing, shoes, and accessories.
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closed 10/24/2018 via BNC Analysis

ShopRunner, Inc., acquired Spring

synopsis: ShopRunner, a members-only online shopping service, has announced the acquisition of Spring. Spring is a digital shopping destination where people can discover amazing products and buy them directly from their favorite brands in a single-cart experience.
buyer parent: Kynetic
buyer: ShopRunner, Inc.
ShopRunner is a members-only online shopping service that offers time-starved consumers unlimited, free two-day shipping with no minimum order size, and free shipping on returns across a wide selection of today’s most popular retailers. "
target: Spring
Spring is a digital shopping destination where people can discover amazing products and buy them directly from their favorite brands in a single-cart experience.
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closed 8/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cimpress N.V., acquired VIDA & Co.

synopsis: Cimpress has acquired a majority stake in San Francisco-based apparel company Vida & Co. VIDA is pioneering a next generation high end consumer brand and marketplace for custom made apparel. VIDA enables artists and creatives from around the world to seamlessly create custom apparel and sell the items on the VIDA marketplace within hours.
buyer: Cimpress N.V. (CMPR:$2,592.54)
Cimpress is the world leader in mass customization. The company empowers people to make an impression through individually meaningful, personalized physical products. Cimpress makes customized print, signage, apparel, gifts, packaging and other products accessible and affordable to everyone. "
target: VIDA & Co.
VIDA is pioneering a next generation high end consumer brand and marketplace for custom made apparel. VIDA enables artists and creatives from around the world to seamlessly create custom apparel and sell the items on the VIDA marketplace within hours.
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announced 8/15/2018 via BNC Analysis

4fun Media SA, will acquire Mustache Warsaw Sp. z o.o.

synopsis: 4fun.tv, a subsidiary of 4fun Media SA and television service, has signed an agreement to acquire Mustache Warsaw Sp. z o.o., one of the biggest online marketplaces for new designers. Mustache helps designers with promotions and deliver complex tools to enable them to control sale processes.
buyer: 4fun Media SA (WSE:4FM:$13.68)
Based in Poland, 4fun Media SA primarily operates in the television and digital media businesses. The company produces and broadcasts thematic TV channels, such as 4fun.tv, 4fun dance, mjuzik tv, and TV DISCO. "
target: Mustache Warsaw Sp. z o.o.
Based in Poland, Mustache Warsaw Sp. z o.o. is one of the biggest online marketplaces for up and coming designers. They help designers with promotions and deliver complex tools to enable them to control sale processes.
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closed 6/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

Richemont, acquired Watchfinder.co.uk Ltd.

synopsis: The Swiss luxury goods group Compagnie Financière Richemont SA has acquired 100 percent of the share capital of Watchfinder.co.uk limited, pre-owned premium watch specialist. Since Watchfinder & Co. was first founded in 2002, it has established itself as the premier resource from which to buy and sell premium pre-owned watches online.
buyer: Richemont (SWX:CFR:$12,821.44)
Richemont owns several of the world's leading companies in the field of luxury goods, with particular strengths in jewelry, luxury watches and premium accessories. The Group’s luxury interests encompass several prestigious names in the luxury industry including Cartier, IWC, Panerai, and more. "
target: Watchfinder.co.uk Ltd.
Since Watchfinder & Co. was first founded in 2002, it has established itself as the premier resource from which to buy and sell premium pre-owned watches online.
price ($mm)
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$160
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closed 6/1/2018 via BNC Analysis

Rebelle, acquired The 2nd Edit ApS

synopsis: Rebelle, a German online marketplace for second-hand designer fashion products, has acquired The 2nd Edit, a Nordic online marketplace for pre-owned fashion products. The 2nd Edit allows consumers to easily buy and sell used fashion products online. Their products include designer clothes, bags, shoes, and accessories.
buyer: Rebelle
Rebelle is a German online marketplace for second-hand designer fashion products. They offer designer clothes, backpacks, bags, shoes, glasses, gloves, jewelry, and more. Rebelle's concierge service provides sellers with an all-inclusive service which implements the entire sales process. "
target: The 2nd Edit ApS
Founded in 2015, The 2nd Edit is a Nordic online marketplace for pre-owned fashion products. The 2nd Edit allows consumers to easily buy and sell used fashion products online. Their products include designer clothes, bags, shoes, and accessories.
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closed 11/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Bagora, acquired Carnet de Mode

synopsis: Bagora, a French holding company primarily focused on businesses that are involved with SaaS software, has acquired Carnet de Mode, an international online fashion platform showcasing a unique, curated selection of clothing, shoes, handbags and jewellery. Carnet de Mode introduces fashion designers and retailers to an international online audience.
buyer: Bagora
Bagora is a French holding company that belongs to entrepreneur Eric Véronèse. The company is primarily focused on businesses that are involved with SaaS software. "
target: Carnet de Mode
Carnet de Mode is an international online fashion platform showcasing a unique, curated selection of clothing, shoes, handbags and jewellery. Their mission is to discover young fashion designers and the best independent retailers and to introduce them to an international online audience.
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announced 6/19/2017 via Company Press Release

SIGNA Retail, will acquire MyBestBrands GmbH

synopsis: SIGNA Retail, a division of the SIGNA Group that oversees all of the group’s retail sector operations, will acquire MYBESTBRANDS Gmbh, Germany’s largest fashion mall on the Internet for premium and luxury fashion. MYBESTBRANDS offers the best in fashion and lifestyle products from the top 100 online shops.
buyer parent: Signa
buyer: SIGNA Retail
SIGNA Retail oversees all of the SIGNA Group’s retail sector operations. SIGNA Group comprises two core businesses: SIGNA Real Estate and SIGNA Retail. SIGNA Retail plays a significant part in leveraging the potential of city-centre stores through targeted, coordinated investments. "
target: MyBestBrands GmbH
MYBESTBRANDS is Germany’s largest fashion mall on the Internet for premium and luxury fashion. With more than 5,000 designer labels in shops such as Net-a-Porter, Luis-aviaroma, Stylebop and About You, MYBESTBRANDS has established itself as the top destination for fashionistas.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$112
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/24/2017 via Reuters

Emaar Properties PJSC, will acquire Namshi

synopsis: Emaar, one of the world’s most valuable and admired real estate development companies, will buy a 51 percent stake in e-commerce fashion website Namshi from Global Fashion Group (GFG),the world’s leading online fashion destination for emerging markets. Namshi offers a wide range of local, international and in-house brands.
buyer: Emaar Properties PJSC (DFM:EMAAR:$879.68)
Emaar Properties is one of the world’s most valuable and admired real estate development companies. With proven competencies in property, shopping malls & retail and hospitality & leisure, Emaar shapes new lifestyles with a focus on design excellence, build quality and timely delivery. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Namshi
Namshi is the largest in-season fashion e-commerce player in the Middle East. The online shop offers a wide range of local, international and in-house brands, and operates its own last-mile delivery service, with same-day delivery available within the United Arab Emirates.
price ($mm)
$151*
rev ($mm)
$151
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/23/2017 via BusinessWire

Ebates Inc., acquired ShopStyle.com

synopsis: Ebates, the pioneer and leader in cash back shopping and subsidiary of the global internet services company Rakuten, announced the acquisition of ShopStyle from PopSugar Inc., a global media and technology company. ShopStyle is a leading fashion discovery and search platform that partners with brands, retailers, stylists and top bloggers.
buyer parent: Rakuten Inc.
buyer: Ebates Inc.
Ebates rewards consumers with cash back on purchases while also providing access to thousands of coupons, discounts, promotions and special deals, including free shipping, at over 2,000 retailers. "
target parent: PopSugar, Inc.
target: ShopStyle.com
ShopStyle partners with only the best brands and retailers to organize everything people would want to shop in one place offering 20M products from 1,400 retailers across apparel, accessories, beauty, home furnishings, kids items and more.
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closed 12/23/2016 via Company Press Release

solute GmbH, acquired Shopping.de GmbH

synopsis: The insolvency administrator of UNISTER, Dr. Lucas F. Flöther, has sold the Shopping.de portal of the group, which offers quality products and top deals in the areas of lifestyle and fashion from the biggest brands. The acquirer of the top domain is the Karlsruhe-based solute GmbH, which operates the price and product comparison portal billiger.de.
buyer: solute GmbH
Billiger.de from Karlsruhe-based solute GmbH is one of the leading consumer portals for price and product comparisons in Germany. The website is used by 2.4 million people per month (Unique User according to AGOF 9/2016). On offer are well over 50 million prices to more than 2 million products. "
target parent: Unister
target: Shopping.de GmbH
Shopping.de brings an entire department store to the user. It is open around the clock and full of quality products and top deals in the areas of lifestyle and fashion from the biggest brands. The website is also a platform for external retailers to sell their products and services.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/18/2016 via BNC Analysis

Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi, acquired PosterGully

synopsis: Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi, promoters of Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC), announced the acquisition of Delhi-based managed marketplace PosterGully in their individual capacity, a stakeholders' statement said. PosterGully enables artists and designers to seamlessly contribute and merchandise designs in a variety of products.
buyer: Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi
Sumit Gandhi and Manish Gandhi are promoters of Asian Business Exhibitions and Conferences (ABEC). "
target: PosterGully
PosterGully is a fast growing online platform powered by thousands of artists and designers. It enables them, through automated self serving technology, to contribute and merchandise unique designs for products to consumers in India and globally.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/25/2016 via BNC Analysis

Eshop Ventures, S.L., acquired Chicplace

synopsis: The Barcelona-based e-commerce startup Chicplace was acquired by eShop Ventures, often referred to as the Amazon of Spain. Chicplace is an online marketplace selling products from small shops all over southern Europe. Chicplace cooperates with around 800 shops and holds over 35,000 unique products.
buyer: Eshop Ventures, S.L.
Eshop Ventures is an e-commerce company that owns several online stores including Mimub.com, Mamuky.com, Matby, Molet.com, and Expirit.es. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Madrid, Spain. "
target: Chicplace
ChicPlace is the first online marketplace dedicated to the sale of unique products from charming shops around the world. They are experts in identifying and selecting the most unique products from the most charming boutiques.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/19/2016 via Company Press Release

7Commerce, will acquire Stylight GmbH

synopsis: 7Commerce, the strategic investment arm of ProSiebenSat.1, will increase its equity stake in Stylight GmbH, a digital fashion marketplace. Stylight is a Munich-based company founded in 2008, and it is Europe’s most successful fashion aggregator, with operations in 15 countries. Post-acquisition, 7Commerce will own 100 percent of Stylight.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG
buyer: 7Commerce
As a 100% subsidiary, 7Commerce is the strategic investment arm of ProSiebenSat.1 Group, one of Europe's leading media companies and Germany’s biggest TV network. Through their participation model Media-for-Equity their portfolio companies receive advertising time for an equity stake. "
target: Stylight GmbH
Stylight is Europe’s leading fashion aggregator operating at a global level. Stylight lets customers explore the latest trends and shop with just one click from over 350 stores, with all the fashion and lifestyle products they need to create their own personal style.
price ($mm)
$70*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/31/2015 via BNC Analysis

Boticca merged with Wolf & Badger Limited,

synopsis: London-based retail concept brand Wolf & Badger has announced a merger with global online marketplace Boticca.com, a curated online marketplace to find and buy unique jewelry, handbags and fashion accessories directly from the world's best undiscovered brands and emerging designers.
buyer: Wolf & Badger Limited
Wolf & Badger is a revolutionary retail concept founded in Notting Hill in 2009. The Wolf & Badger ethos is to promote, support and retail only the most exciting independent luxury brands from the UK and beyond. "
target: Boticca
Boticca.com is a curated online marketplace to find and buy unique jewelry, handbags and fashion accessories directly from the world's best undiscovered brands and emerging designers.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 7/9/2015 via BNC Analysis

Hubert Burda Media, acquired Showroom

synopsis: Burda International, an international newspaper editor with nearly 300 publications cyclical, has acquired Showroom, an e-commerce platform for independent fashion designers and brands.
buyer: Hubert Burda Media
Responsible for over 400 print and digital consumer brands, Hubert Burda Media is one of Germany's largest media groups. It publishes more than 320 magazines around the globe. Burda has 165 million users, approximately 40 million paying consumers and 43,000 advertisers. "
target: Showroom
SHOWROOM is an e-commerce platform for independent fashion designers and brands. It allows them to sell products in three on-line channels (Facebook fanpage, own website and multibrand store showroom.com).
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 3/4/2015 via Company Press Release

PCH International, acquired Fab

synopsis: PCH, which designs custom manufacturing solutions for startup companies, announced the acquisition of US-based ecommerce company Fab. Located in New York, Fab is a design-focused company, dedicated to helping customers discover fun and unique products. They sell products in the categories of furniture, art, tech and gadgets, and more.
buyer: PCH International
PCH designs custom manufacturing solutions for the world’s best brands, from hardware startups to Fortune 500 companies. From design engineering and development, manufacturing, packaging and fulfillment, to distribution and retail, PCH takes on the toughest challenges at every stage. "
target: Fab
Fab sells everyday design products online. It offers various products in the categories of furniture, kitchen and dining, bed and bath, art, tech and gadgets, jewelry, and personal accessories, as well as home products. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in New York, New York.
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