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announced 12/12/2018 via Forbes

Walmart, will acquire Art.com, Inc.

synopsis: Walmart announced it is acquiring the digitally native art and framing company Art.com, which claims to be the “world’s largest online specialty retailer of high-quality wall art.” Art.com was generating $300 million in sales annually.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Art.com, Inc.
Art.com is the leading online destination for experiencing and buying high-quality wall art. Offering the largest selection of art images, as well as custom framing, specialty printing and interactive visualization tools, Art.com helps everyone explore and express themselves through artwork.
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closed 6/29/2016 via BNC Analysis

MCH Group AG, acquired Curiator

synopsis: MCH Group announces the acquisition of the online platform "Curiator" and the appointment of its founders Tobias Boonstoppel and Moenen Erbuer. Curiator, launched in April 2014, is a platform for art enthusiasts to collect and discover art online.
buyer: MCH Group AG (SWX:MCHN:$181.86)
The MCH Group is a leading international live-marketing group of companies with a comprehensive network of services in the entire exhibition and event market. They provide first-class marketing platforms in the form of internationally and nationally leading exhibitions. "
target: Curiator
Curiator is a platform for art enthusiasts to collect and discover art online. As users from across the globe use the platform to create their personal digital art collection, they contribute to a massive, fully searchable art catalog.
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closed 12/3/2020 via BNC Analysis

Kogan Australia Pty. Ltd., acquired Mighty Ape Limited

synopsis: Kogan.com (KGN) has acquired 100 per cent of the capital in New Zealand online retailer Mighty Ape.Mighty Ape is one of New Zealand's longest-running online retailers with more than 690,000 unique customers and over 895,000 subscribers.
buyer: Kogan Australia Pty. Ltd. (ASX:KGN:$369.15)
Kogan.com is Australia’s largest online retailer. They pride themselves on selling the best products for the lowest prices. Kogan.com is best known for their impressive range of electronics such as TVs, tablets and phones, but they have an ever-growing range of products in other categories as well. "
target: Mighty Ape Limited
Mighty Ape is one of New Zealand's largest online retailer by transactions, with over 400,00 products available across 16 different departments including movies, games and toys.
price ($mm)
$90
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$88
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$7
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12.4x
closed 1/28/2016 via PR Newswire

Ticketfly, Inc., acquired TicketBreak Corp.

synopsis: Ticketfly, the technology company reimagining the live event experience, announced it has completed the acquisition of TicketBreak, the ticketing service company owned by MapleCore Ltd., a leading Canadian independent music company. TicketBreak partners with venues and event owners to create improvements to the way people are selling their tickets.
buyer parent: Pandora Media, Inc.
buyer: Ticketfly, Inc.
Ticketfly, a subsidiary of Pandora, is a technology company reimagining the live event experience for promoters and fans. Its powerful ticketing, digital marketing, and analytics software helps promoters sell more tickets, streamline operations, and increase revenue per attendee. "
target parent: MapleCore Ltd.
target: TicketBreak Corp.
TicketBreak partners with venues and event owners to create meaningful, long-term improvements to the way people are selling and administering their ticket inventory.
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closed 1/27/2016 via Market Wire

Readen Holding Corp., acquired Neckermann.com B.V.

synopsis: Readen Holding Corp announced the acquisition of Neckermann.com B.V. Neckermann.com is one of the largest ecommerce companies in Benelux, offering consumers a wide range of more than 150 000 articles in the field of fashion, living, sleeping, electrical, household appliances, beauty and sports & leisure.
buyer: Readen Holding Corp. (RHCO:$0.00)
Readen Holding Corp is an investor, venture capital organisation and shareholder of companies operating in different industries. Readen Holding Corp has access to an extensive, influential and loyal network of business relations and investors. "
target parent: Axivate Capital
target: Neckermann.com B.V.
Neckermann.com B.V. owns and operates an online shopping portal in the Netherlands. The website neckermann.com offers consumers in the Benelux a wide range of more than 150,000 articles in the field of fashion, living, sleeping, electrical, household appliances, beauty and sports & leisure.
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closed 9/24/2013 via Bloomberg

Investcorp, acquired Paper Source, Inc.

synopsis: Investcorp, the Bahrain-based alternative-investment firm, has acquired Chicago-based retailer Paper Source. Investcorp bought the stationery and greeting-card company for an undisclosed amount from Los Angeles-based buyout firm Brentwood Associates Inc. Paper Source, which operates 73 stores, designs and produces fine and artisanal papers.
buyer: Investcorp (BAX:INVCORP:$254.00)
Investcorp is a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products. Investcorp has three main business areas: corporate investment in the U.S., Europe and the Gulf, real estate investment in the U.S. and global hedge funds. "
target parent: Brentwood Associates
target: Paper Source, Inc.
Paper Source is a premier paperie and online retailer offering a unique selection of fine and artisanal papers, invitations and announcements, personalized and distinctive gifts, gift wrap, greeting cards, custom stamps, and a custom collection of envelope and cards.
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announced 2/27/2012 via BNC Analysis

Koninklijke Ahold N.V., will acquire bol.com b.v.

synopsis: Koninklijke Ahold N.V. agreed to acquire bol.com b.v. Bol.com is the most visited retail website in the Netherlands serving 3.4 million active customers, with total net sales of €355 million in 2011. It offers a broad range of products in various non-food categories including books, entertainment, electronics and toys.
buyer: Koninklijke Ahold N.V. (AHODF:$70,766.37)
Ahold is an international retailing group based in the Netherlands, with powerful consumer brands in Europe and the United States. The foundation of their company is selling great food – this is what they are known for and is their core business. "
target parent: Cyrte Investments B.V.
target: bol.com b.v.
bol.com b.v. is an online retailer for books and entertainment products. It offers Dutch and English books, music CDs, DVDs, games, software, notebooks and computer accessories, and electronic and telecommunication products.
price ($mm)
$460
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$467
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announced 1/3/2012 via BNC Analysis

Axivate Capital, will acquire Neckermann.com Benelux

synopsis: Dutch investment company Axivate Capital plans to buy mail order firm Neckermann.com Benelux. Neckermann.com B.V. owns and operates an online shopping portal in the Netherlands.
buyer: Axivate Capital
Axivate Capital is an independent investment agency focused on supporting growth ambitions, internationalisation and value creation for Dutch companies in the field of digital media, e-commerce, market intelligence and the travel sector. "
target parent: Neckermann.com
target: Neckermann.com Benelux
Neckermann.com B.V. owns and operates an online shopping portal in the Netherlands. The website neckermann.com offers consumers in the Benelux a wide range of more than 150,000 articles in the field of fashion, living, sleeping, electrical, household appliances, beauty and sports & leisure.
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closed 11/9/2010 via AP - Associated Press

Live Nation, Inc., acquired TicketNet.fr

synopsis: Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. announced the acquisition of Ticketnet, the second largest ticket retailer in France. This acquisition marks a significant step in Live Nation's global expansion strategy and complements its growing concert promotion activities in France.
buyer: Live Nation, Inc. (LYV:$4,513.24)
Live Nation Entertainment is the largest live entertainment company in the world: connecting 200 million fans to 100,000 events in over 40 countries which has made Ticketmaster.com the #3 eCommerce website in the world. "
target: TicketNet.fr
Ticketnet is a leading provider of complete ticketing solutions in France, Belgium and Luxembourg, offering a broad ticketing retail network with ticket distribution, ticketing software editing and ticket management capabilities.
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announced 2/22/2010 via BusinessWire

CitySide Tickets, Inc., will acquire StadiumTickets.com

synopsis: CitySide Tickets, Inc., which owns and operates CitySidetickets.com, a nationwide event ticket purchasing venue that caters to a diverse selection of popular theater, music, and sporting events, announces that it has signed a Letter of Intent with StadiumTickets.com, an international entertainment and event ticket broker exchange.
buyer parent: The Upturn, Inc.
buyer: CitySide Tickets, Inc. (CIST:$0.00)
CitySide Tickets, Inc. features a competitive and unique feature on the website, the ability for anyone to sell their event tickets online in just a few minutes. "
target: StadiumTickets.com
StadiumTickets.com, an international entertainment and event ticket broker exchange.
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closed 2/8/2010 via BusinessWire

The Upturn, Inc., merged with CitySide Tickets, Inc.

synopsis: The Upturn, Inc. announced the closing of the acquisition of CitySide Tickets, Inc. The Company will be conducting all business under the CitySide Tickets, Inc. name. CitySide Tickets, Inc. owns and operates www.CitySidetickets.com, a nationwide event ticket purchasing venue.
buyer: The Upturn, Inc.
TheUpTurn—an innovative online real estate matchmaking exchange where real estate market participants are matched with each other, based on their individual profiles and intended roles in the market. "
target: CitySide Tickets, Inc.
CitySide Tickets, Inc. features a competitive and unique feature on the website, the ability for anyone to sell their event tickets online in just a few minutes.
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announced 10/15/2008 via Market Wire

Club Vivanet, Inc., will acquire Ticket Inspector.com LLC

synopsis: Club Vivanet has concluded a memorandum of understanding to acquire Ticket Inspector.com LLC., a provider of on-line ticketing services on a global basis. This acquisition is consistent with the Club Vivanet Business Plan, which is to provide services that are needed by millions of people worldwide.
buyer: Club Vivanet, Inc. (US:CVIV:$0.00)
Club Vivanet is a global marketing company delivering a range of products and services through a network of agents and associated companies around the world in a very short time frame, which is imperative to capture market share. "
target: Ticket Inspector.com LLC
Ticket Inspector is a 2 year old company which developed and owns its own proprietary on-line ticketing software which took over 4 years to perfect. Ticket Inspector offers electronic "Print from Home" Bar Coded tickets.
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closed 8/19/2008 via Market Wire

Global Media Networks Inc., acquired TicketBreak Corp.

synopsis: Global Media Networks, Inc. announced that the Company has acquired TicketBreak Corp. -- an online seller of event tickets.
buyer: Global Media Networks Inc.
Global Media Networks is looking to become a media and entertainment company whose businesses will include online ticketing, interactive services, television networks, and digital initiatives that include digital rights management, next generation content distribution, and interactive entertainment."
target: TicketBreak Corp.
TicketBreak is an alliance of long-time marketing and leading-edge IT professionals that are creating the future of entertainment ticketing.
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closed 8/29/2008 via PR Newswire

Liberty Media Corporation, acquired Celebrate Express Inc.

synopsis: Celebrate Express, Inc., a leading online and catalog retailer of party supplies and costumes marketed under the brands Birthday Express, 1st Wishes and Costume Express, has completed the merger with a subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation.
buyer: Liberty Media Corporation (:$13,604.00)
Liberty Media Corporation owns interests in a broad range of video programming, broadband distribution, interactive technology services and communications businesses. Liberty Media and its affiliated companies operate in the United States, Europe, South America and Asia. "
target: Celebrate Express Inc.
Celebrate Express, Inc. provides celebration products for families with young children, via the Internet and catalogs primarily in the United States. The company operates two brands, Birthday Express and Costume Express that offer children’s party products, and children’s costumes and accessories.
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$31 [$16]
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$78
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0.2x
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closed 6/17/2008 via PR Newswire

Outrageous Ventures Inc., acquired GagWorks.com

synopsis: Outrageous Ventures Inc. announced it has acquired GagWorks.com, a strong brand known as a family friendly classic American joke shop based in Garden Grove, CA.
buyer: Outrageous Ventures Inc.
Outrageous Ventures Inc. owns and operates several brands including; PrankPlace.com, BigMouthToys.com, DrinkingStuff.com, GolfGiftsEtc.com, FunnyTies.com, FunIdeas.com, FartMart.com, and now GagWorks.com. "
target: GagWorks.com
Founded in 1996, GagWorks.com has been online for twelve years and has a hefty, loyal, and strong customer base. Gagworks has over 1,000 fun pranks, jokes, and gags.
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closed 1/10/2008 via PR Newswire

Ticketmaster, acquired Paciolan

synopsis: Ticketmaster, the world's leading ticketing company and an operating business of IAC announced the company today completed its previously announced acquisition of Paciolan, a ticketing software provider based in Irvine, CA.
buyer parent: IAC/InterActiveCorp
buyer: Ticketmaster (TKTM:$1,240.48)
As the world's leading live entertainment ticketing and marketing company, Ticketmaster connects the world to live entertainment. Ticketmaster operates in 20 global markets, providing ticket sales, ticket resale services, marketing and distribution. "
target: Paciolan
Paciolan is a leading ticketing services and software provider that offers ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions for clients across North America. Paciolan provides a wholly integrated infrastructure that puts venues in direct control of their customer relationships.
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closed 6/6/2007 via PR Newswire

CBS Corporation, acquired TicketReserve

synopsis: CBS Corporation has invested in TicketRESERVE, a privately-held online marketplace that gives consumers the ability to buy tickets to premier live events at face value well in advance of the events themselves.
buyer: CBS Corporation (CBS:$25,931.00)
CBS Corporation is a mass media company with constituent parts that reach back to the beginnings of the broadcast industry, as well as newer businesses that operate on the leading edge of the media industry. "
target: TicketReserve
TicketRESERVE is dedicated to providing consumers with access to the biggest and most prestigious live events. Through the purchase of FanFORWARDs, loyal fans can guarantee themselves a seat at their coveted live event and trade the contract 24/7 real-time on the TicketRESERVE website marketplace.
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closed 9/3/2012 via Company Press Release

Hubert Burda Media, acquired edelight GmbH

synopsis: Burda Intermedia Publishing GmbH is becoming the new sole shareholder of edelight GmbH. edelight is one of the oldest and largest online social shopping platforms in Germany.
buyer: Hubert Burda Media
Hubert Burda Media is one of Germany´s largest media companies. Burda publishes 311 magazines, of them 229 magazines outside of Germany. The main focus of the company's international media activities is placed on the growing markets of Eastern Europe, Turkey and Asia. "
target: edelight GmbH
edelight.de is a social commerce portal founded in 2006 in Stuttgart, Germany. They aim to support people in making the right buying decisions. The products on edelight.de are based on personal recommendations from person to person.
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closed 4/5/2006 via BusinessWire

Corinthian Capital Group, LLC, acquired Audio & Video Labs, Inc.

synopsis: Corinthian Capital Group LLC announced that it has acquired Audio & Video Labs, Inc. d/b/a Disc Makers. Disc Makers is a consumer and business-to-business focused direct marketer of CD and DVD products and services.
buyer: Corinthian Capital Group, LLC
Corinthian Capital Group LLC, formed in 2005, is a New York-based leveraged buyout firm that seeks to invest in middle-market manufacturers, distributors, and business-to-business service providers with EBITDA in the $10 to $25 million range. "
target: Audio & Video Labs, Inc.
Audio & Video Labs, Inc. d/b/a Disc Makers is a consumer and business-to-business focused catalog and internet direct marketer, manufacturer, and provider of music, DVDs, and data products and services.
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closed 5/22/2013 via Company Press Release

The Adlibris Group, acquired Bamba AB

synopsis: The Adlibris Group, which includes online retailers Adlibris and Dischop, continues growing with the purchase of online toystore Bamba.se. Bamba.se was founded in 2010 and is one of Sweden's fastest growing toystores on the web.
buyer parent: Bonnier AB
buyer: The Adlibris Group
Adlibris operates as an online book retailer in Sweden. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in Morgongava, Sweden. Adlibris AB operates as a subsidiary of Bonnier AB. "
target: Bamba AB
Bamba.se was founded in 2010 and is one of Sweden's fastest growing toystores on the web.
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announced 12/12/2018 via Forbes

Walmart, will acquire Art.com, Inc.

synopsis: Walmart announced it is acquiring the digitally native art and framing company Art.com, which claims to be the “world’s largest online specialty retailer of high-quality wall art.” Art.com was generating $300 million in sales annually.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Art.com, Inc.
Art.com is the leading online destination for experiencing and buying high-quality wall art. Offering the largest selection of art images, as well as custom framing, specialty printing and interactive visualization tools, Art.com helps everyone explore and express themselves through artwork.
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$300
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closed 1/7/2013 via BNC Analysis

Art.com, Inc., acquired Zenfolio, Inc.

synopsis: Art.com Inc., the world's easiest place to discover, experience and buy art, has announced the acquisition of Zenfolio Inc. Zenfolio is a leading destination for professional and amateur photographers who need an online platform to upload, display, share, sell and market their photos and services.
buyer: Art.com, Inc.
Art.com Inc. is the world's largest online specialty retailer of high-quality wall art. The company offers custom framing and specialty printing, interactive visualization tools to help people find the perfect piece of art for their space and an app for iPad called artCircles. "
target: Zenfolio, Inc.
Zenfolio is a leading destination for professional and amateur photographers who need an online platform to upload, display, share, sell and market their photos and services. Through its subscription-based service, photographers have all the tools necessary to create their own successful websites.
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announced 5/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Walmart, will acquire Zeekit

synopsis: Walmart is to acquire Zeekit, a successful start-up company that offers a new, more interactive shopping experience for the world of fashion. Combining fashion and technology, Zeekit has developed the first dynamic Virtual Fitting Room, allowing everyone to see themselves in any item of clothing found online.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart is the largest retailer in the world. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit approximately 11,500 stores under 56 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. "
target: Zeekit
Zeekit is a successful start-up company that offers a new, more interactive shopping experience for the world of fashion. Combining fashion and technology, Zeekit has developed the first dynamic Virtual Fitting Room, allowing everyone to see themselves in any item of clothing found online.
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announced 4/15/2021 via Company Press Release

Flipkart, will acquire Cleartrip Travel Services Private Limited

synopsis: Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace announced the proposed acquisition of Cleartrip, a leading online travel technology company. Flipkart will acquire 100% of Cleartrip’s shareholding, as the company further enhances its investments to strengthen its digital commerce offerings for customers.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Flipkart
The Flipkart Group is one of India’s largest e-commerce marketplace and includes group companies Flipkart, Myntra, Jabong, and PhonePe. Flipkart has enabled millions to be a part of India's e-commerce revolution, offering over 150 million products across 80+ categories. "
target: Cleartrip Travel Services Private Limited
Cleartrip is the leading online travel and leisure aggregator. Founded in 2006, Cleartrip offers its customers a comprehensive and personalized travel experience through its innovative and award-winning mobile and desktop solutions.
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announced 2/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Walmart, will acquire Thunder Industries

synopsis: Walmart, the largest retailer in the world, will acquire Thunder Industries, a creative management platform for producing and scaling ads. Thunder enables brands to produce, review, approve, and track ads across display, video, social, audio, and native in one easy interface.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart is the largest retailer in the world. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit approximately 11,500 stores under 56 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. "
target: Thunder Industries
Thunder is a creative management platform for producing and scaling ads. Thunder helps businesses to create better ad experiences for their customers. Their platform enables brands to produce, review, approve, and track ads across display, video, social, audio, and native in one easy interface.
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announced 11/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

Walmart, will acquire JoyRun

synopsis: Walmart, the largest retailer in the world, will acquire JoyRun, a peer-to-peer delivery app. JoyRun allows users to find people nearby who are already heading out to a restaurant or store and tack on an order of their own. The app makes it more affordable and efficient to get food and groceries.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart is the largest retailer in the world. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit approximately 11,500 stores under 56 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. "
target: JoyRun
JoyRun is a peer-to-peer delivery app. JoyRun allows users to find people nearby who are already heading out to a restaurant or store and tack on an order of their own. The app makes it more affordable and efficient to get food and groceries.
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closed 11/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Flipkart, acquired Scapic

synopsis: Flipkart Group, an Indian e-commerce company, has acquired Scapic, a no-code platform for augmented reality (AR) and 3D shopping experiences in India. Scapic makes it easy to build and share VR, AR and 3D experiences with drag and drop tools. Their SaaS platform enables businesses to wow customers and drive sales using AR and 3D technologies.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Flipkart
The Flipkart Group is one of India’s largest e-commerce marketplace and includes group companies Flipkart, Myntra, Jabong, and PhonePe. Flipkart has enabled millions to be a part of India's e-commerce revolution, offering over 80 million products across 80+ categories. "
target: Scapic
Scapic is a no-code platform for augmented reality (AR) and 3D shopping experiences in India. Scapic makes it easy to build and share VR, AR and 3D experiences with drag and drop tools. Their SaaS platform enables businesses to wow customers and drive sales using AR and 3D technologies.
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closed 11/3/2020 via BNC Analysis

Flipkart, acquired Mech Mocha

synopsis: Flipkart, an Indian e-commerce company, has acquired Mech Mocha, a mobile game developer in India. Mech Mocha's Hello Play is India’s first real-time multiplayer social-gaming platform. The platform allows users to play live against other players in games such as Hello Ludo, Hello cricket, Hello Candy, Hello Bubble, and more.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Flipkart
The Flipkart Group is one of India’s largest e-commerce marketplace and includes group companies Flipkart, Myntra, Jabong, and PhonePe. Flipkart has enabled millions to be a part of India's e-commerce revolution, offering over 80 million products across 80+ categories. "
target: Mech Mocha
Mech Mocha is a mobile game developer in India. Mech Mocha's Hello Play is India’s first real-time multiplayer social-gaming platform. The platform allows users to play live against other players in games such as Hello Ludo, Hello cricket, Hello Candy, Hello Bubble, and more.
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closed 10/14/2020 via PR Newswire

CriticalPoint Capital, acquired Shoes.com

synopsis: CriticalPoint Capital, LLC has completed the acquisition of Shoes.com from Walmart, Inc. Shoes.com is a leading online retailer of footwear, apparel, and accessories, in the U.S. and internationally, offering a broad assortment of the best brands spanning athletic to casual for women, men, and children.
buyer: CriticalPoint Capital
CriticalPoint Capital is a private investment firm based in Manhattan Beach, CA. The firm is focused on acquiring companies with long-term value creation opportunities and partnering with management teams that can benefit from patient capital and a thoughtful approach to growth. "
target parent: Walmart
target: Shoes.com
Shoes.com is a leading online footwear, clothing, and accessories retailer and was one of the first eCommerce companies to sell footwear online. The company carries hundreds of top brands, helping every person find the best pair of shoes through easy, accessible, expert-guided shopping.
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announced 8/25/2020 via BusinessWire

Delta Galil Industries, Ltd., will acquire Bare Necessities

synopsis: Delta Galil Industries, Ltd., the global manufacturer & marketer of branded and private label apparel products for men, women, and children, will acquire the leading intimates online retailer Bare Necessities. The acquisition of Bare Necessities will significantly enhance Delta Galil’s presence in the digital world.
buyer: Delta Galil Industries, Ltd. (TASE:DELT:$1,554.53)
Delta Galil Industries is a global manufacturer and marketer of branded and private label apparel products for men, women, and children. Since its inception, Delta Galil has created products that follow a body-before-fabric philosophy, placing equal emphasis on comfort, aesthetics, and quality. "
target parent: Walmart
target: Bare Necessities
Bare Necessities is the world’s leading expert e-tailer of intimate apparel. The company offers more than 160 brands and 6,400 styles in intimates, women’s swimwear, shapewear, sexy lingerie, sleepwear, and hosiery, among others.
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closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Walmart, acquired CareZone

synopsis: Walmart, the largest retailer in the world, has acquired CareZone’s medication management technology and intellectual property. CareZone makes it easy to manage multiple medications and organize health information from your smartphone.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart is the largest retailer in the world. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit approximately 11,500 stores under 56 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. Walmart employs over 2.2 million associates worldwide. "
target: CareZone
CareZone makes it easy to manage multiple medications and organize health information from your smartphone. CareZone provides a safe, simple, accessible place to organize the information, and coordinate the people and processes involved in caring for someone in need - a child, a parent or loved one.
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closed 4/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

Fandango, acquired VUDU, Inc.

synopsis: Fandango, which is owned by Comcast, has purchased digital movie retailer and streaming service Vudu from Walmart. Vudu is a service that lets users watch the latest movies & TV shows anytime, anywhere - no subscriptions, no contract required. Vudu provides stunning video quality in up to 4K UHD at home.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: Fandango
Fandango is the ultimate digital network for all things movies, serving more than 60 million unique visitors per month, according to comScore, with best-in-class movie information, ticketing to more than 30,000 U.S. screens, trailers and original video, home entertainment and fan merchandise. "
target parent: Walmart
target: VUDU, Inc.
Vudu is a service that lets users watch the latest movies & TV shows anytime, anywhere - no subscriptions, no contract required. Vudu provides stunning video quality in up to 4K UHD at home. Users can rent or own from over 100,000 titles, or watch thousands of movies free with Vudu Movies On Us.
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announced 10/4/2019 via PR Newswire

Go Global Retail, will acquire ModCloth

synopsis: Go Global Retail announced plans to acquire the assets of ModCloth, a digitally native retailer of unique women's fashion and accessories. ModCloth offers exclusive indie and vintage-inspired women's clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories for 18-35 year-old women.
buyer: Go Global Retail
Go Global Retail is a brand investment platform for strategic investors in the consumer sector. Go Global focuses on identifying attractive targets, investing appropriate capital, and creating value for both investors and acquisitions. "
target parent: Walmart
target: ModCloth
ModCloth is a digitally native lifestyle brand committed to inspiring personal style. ModCloth's lifestyle-driven assortment includes its signature line of feminine, vintage-inspired apparel, offered in a full range of sizes at price points with surprising value.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Walmart Labs, acquired BigTrade

synopsis: Walmart Labs, the technology arm of United States-based multinational retail giant Walmart, has acquired BigTrade, India's B2B trading platform which provides end to end business solution and helps clients find the right trade partners to facilitate in end-to-end business engagement.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Walmart Labs
WalmartLabs is an internet technology company that develops eCommerce platforms and mobile applications that enable customers to shop in retail stores, online and mobile devices. They develop open source applications providing Merchant and Supply Chain Technology, Business Engagement and analytics. "
target: BigTrade
Headquartered in India, BigTrade is a B2B trading platform which provides end to end business solution from the discovery of the product or supplier to payment of the product. They help clients find the right trade partners to facilitate in end-to-end business engagement.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/17/2019 via Company Press Release

Walmart Media, will acquire Polymorph Labs

synopsis: Walmart Media Group will be acquiring Polymorph Labs, a Silicon Valley-based advertising startup. Polymorph’s technology, which includes a high-speed ad server, a self-serve interface and server-side header bidding, will make advertising with Walmart easier for thousands of brands while delivering more relevant digital ads to consumers.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Walmart Media
Walmart Media Group sits at the intersection of content and commerce, allowing brands to influence up to 150 million Walmart customers each week―at every point along their purchase journey. With Walmart, brands can connect their marketing activities to actual purchases, both online and in store. "
target: Polymorph Labs
Polymorph is a white label monetization platform for publishers to maximize revenue, reduce costs and deliver better ad experiences. Polymorph allows them to define their own branded ad experiences, leverage data to target users across devices, and manage and deliver campaigns from demand sources.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Walmart Labs, acquired Dataturks

synopsis: Walmart Labs has acquihired a Bengaluru-based deeptech startup, Dataturks. Dataturk's software-as-a-service tool enables teams to annotate text and image data using machine learning. Using Dataturk's online platform, users can upload their dataset, choose the annotation task such as classification, and invite their team for tagging.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Walmart Labs
WalmartLabs is an internet technology company that develops eCommerce platforms and mobile applications that enable customers to shop in retail stores, online and mobile devices. They develop open source applications providing Merchant and Supply Chain Technology, Business Engagement and analytics. "
target: Dataturks
Dataturk's software-as-a-service tool enables teams to annotate text and image data using machine learning. Using Dataturk's online platform, users can upload their dataset, choose the annotation task such as classification, and invite their team for tagging.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

Walmart, acquired Aspectiva

synopsis: American retailer Walmart Inc. has acquired Tel Aviv-based product review insight company Aspectiva Ltd. Aspectiva uses artificial intelligence and Natural Language Processing technologies to analyze product reviews and consumer opinions and turns them into comprehensive and valuable insights that enhance the customer journey.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Aspectiva
Aspectiva is a product review insight company in Israel. Aspectiva uses artificial intelligence and Natural Language Processing technologies to analyze product reviews and consumer opinions and turns them into comprehensive and valuable insights that enhance the customer journey.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/7/2019 via BNC Analysis

Walmart Labs, acquired Int.ai

synopsis: WalmartLabs, an internet technology company, announced that it has acqui-hired artificial intelligence and data analytics startup Int.ai. Int.ai has expertise in analytics automation framework. They are a revenue intelligence platform where subscription and eCommerce businesses can connect their payments, receive insights, revenue reports and more.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Walmart Labs
WalmartLabs is an internet technology company that develops eCommerce platforms and mobile applications that enable customers to shop in retail stores, online and mobile devices. They develop open source applications providing Merchant and Supply Chain Technology, Business Engagement and analytics. "
target: Int.ai
Int.ai has invested and built expertise in architecting an analytics automation framework. Their first product is a revenue intelligence platform where subscription and eCommerce businesses can connect their payments and get insights, customer profiles, revenue reports and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/12/2018 via Forbes

Walmart, will acquire Art.com, Inc.

synopsis: Walmart announced it is acquiring the digitally native art and framing company Art.com, which claims to be the “world’s largest online specialty retailer of high-quality wall art.” Art.com was generating $300 million in sales annually.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Art.com, Inc.
Art.com is the leading online destination for experiencing and buying high-quality wall art. Offering the largest selection of art images, as well as custom framing, specialty printing and interactive visualization tools, Art.com helps everyone explore and express themselves through artwork.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$300
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/15/2018 via Forbes

Walmart, acquired Bare Necessities

synopsis: Walmart announced it has acquired Bare Necessities, the largest online specialty retailer of intimate apparel. Since 1998, Bare Necessities has featured bras as well as the best selection of shapewear, hosiery, swimwear and activewear for average, full-busted and plus-size women.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Bare Necessities
Bare Necessities is the largest online specialty retailer of intimate apparel. Since 1998, Bare Necessities has featured bras as well as the best selection of shapewear, hosiery, swimwear and activewear for average, full-busted and plus-size women.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

Flipkart, acquired Upstream Commerce

synopsis: Walmart-majority-owned Flipkart, one of India’s largest e-commerce marketplaces, has acquired Israel-based Upstream Commerce, a leading provider of the next-generation Pricing Intelligence tools for e-Commerce. Online Retailers use its tool to track their competitors' prices, generate pricing insights, and identify pricing opportunities.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Flipkart
The Flipkart Group is one of India’s largest e-commerce marketplaces and includes group companies Flipkart, Myntra, Jabong, and PhonePe. Flipkart has enabled millions to be a part of India's e-commerce revolution, offering over 80 million products across 80+ categories. "
target: Upstream Commerce
Upstream Commerce is a leading provider of the next-generation Pricing Intelligence tools for e-Commerce. Online Retailers use its tool to track their competitors' prices, generate pricing insights, and identify pricing opportunities. Founded in Israel, they are headquartered in New York City.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/13/2018 via Market Watch

Walmart, will acquire Cornershop

synopsis: Walmart Inc., an American multinational retail corporation, is to acquire Cornershop, Inc., a leading online marketplace for on-demand delivery from supermarkets, pharmacies and specialty food retailers in Mexico and Chile.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Cornershop
Headquartered out of San Francisco, with its user base located in Mexico and Chile, Cornershop, Inc. is a leading online marketplace for on-demand delivery from supermarkets, pharmacies and specialty food retailers.
price ($mm)
$225
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/12/2018 via Forbes

Walmart, will acquire Art.com, Inc.

synopsis: Walmart announced it is acquiring the digitally native art and framing company Art.com, which claims to be the “world’s largest online specialty retailer of high-quality wall art.” Art.com was generating $300 million in sales annually.
buyer: Walmart (WMT:$562,839.00)
Walmart Inc. helps people around the world save money and live better in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 265 million customers and members visit their more than 11,200 stores under 55 banners in 27 countries and eCommerce websites. "
target: Art.com, Inc.
Art.com is the leading online destination for experiencing and buying high-quality wall art. Offering the largest selection of art images, as well as custom framing, specialty printing and interactive visualization tools, Art.com helps everyone explore and express themselves through artwork.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$300
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/28/2021 via GlobeNewswire

OneWater Marine Inc., will acquire PartsVu

synopsis: OneWater Marine Inc., one of the largest premium recreational boat retailers in the US, will acquire PartsVu, an online marketplace for OEM marine parts, electronics and accessories. PartsVu helps boaters to get back out on the water as quickly as possible. Their products include engine parts, oils, gauges, anchors and more.
buyer: OneWater Marine Inc.
OneWater Marine is one of the largest premium recreational boat retailers in the US. OneWater operates 69 stores throughout 10 different states. The group offers a broad range of products and services, including pre-owned boats, parts and accessories, finance products, repair services and more. "
target: PartsVu
PartsVu is an online marketplace for OEM marine parts, electronics and accessories. PartsVu's goal is to provide the boating world with the best possible shopping experience and to get them back out on the water. Their products include engine parts, oils, gauges, anchors and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

Magalu, will acquire KaBuM!

synopsis: Magazine Luiza (Magalu) announced the acquisition of Kabum!. Founded in 2003, KaBuM! was one of the pioneers in Brazilian e-commerce and is the largest e-commerce in the technology segment in Latin America.
buyer: Magalu (BOVESPA:MGLU3:$6,515.13)
Magazine Luiza (Magalu) is one of Brazil's largest retailers, operating through physical stores and website. Magalu operates over 880 stores and 9 distribution centers. Magalu also offers complementary products and financial services such as consumer credit, insurance and consortium. "
target: KaBuM!
Founded in 2003, KaBuM! was one of the pioneers in Brazilian e-commerce and is the largest e-commerce in the technology segment in Latin America. KaBuM! focuses on sales of products related to games and is a great supporter of electronic sports.
price ($mm)
$517
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/14/2021 via PR Newswire

FastGrowingTrees.com, acquired PlantingTree

synopsis: FastGrowingTrees.com (FGT), an online seller of trees, has acquired PlantingTree, a family-owned and operated online garden center. PlantingTree delivers quality plants and gardening supplies directly to their customer's door. They offer plants, trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, fruits & berries, fertilizer, soil, and more.
buyer parent: Summit Park LLC
buyer: FastGrowingTrees.com
FastGrowingTrees.com (FGT) is an online seller of trees. FGT offers consumers a broad variety of high-quality trees and shrubs through its websites fast-growing-trees.com and brighterblooms.com. They offer fruit trees, evergreen trees, flowering trees, shurbs & hedges, perennial plants, and more. "
target: PlantingTree
PlantingTree is a family-owned and operated online garden center. PlantingTree delivers quality plants and gardening supplies directly to their customer's door. They offer plants, trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, fruits & berries, fertilizer, soil, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/9/2021 via BusinessWire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Stamps.com

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, a leading software investment firm, will acquire Stamps.com, a leading provider of e-commerce shipping solutions. With the financial and operational support of Thoma Bravo, Stamps.com can continue to innovate and pursue growth opportunities to capture the expanding e-commerce shipping market.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors. Thoma Bravo partners with a company’s management team to implement operating best practices, invest in growth initiatives and make acquisitions intended to accelerate revenue and earnings. "
target: Stamps.com (STMP:$795.72)
Stamps.com is the leading provider of e-commerce shipping software solutions to customers including consumers, small businesses, e-commerce shippers, enterprises, and high volume shippers. Their solutions help businesses run their shipping operations more smoothly and function more successfully.
price ($mm)[EV]
$6,021 [$5,526]
rev ($mm)
$796
EBITDA ($mm)
$252
EV / rev
6.9x
EV / EBITDA
21.9x
closed 7/7/2021 via BNC Analysis

YouGarden, acquired Gardening Direct

synopsis: YouGarden, an online garden centre in the UK, has acquired Gardening Direct, one of the UK’s leading online and mail order suppliers of live plants. Gardening Direct offers top quality plants with easy to follow growing instructions. Their products include fruit plants, vegetable plants, indoor plants, shrubs, garden tools, compost, and more.
buyer parent: Kester Capital
buyer: YouGarden
YouGarden is an online garden centre in the UK. YouGarden enables gardening for everyone. They offer plants that can be grown anywhere, including on balconies, small patios and decking. Their products include bedding plants, garden equipment, bulbs, trees, fruits, vegetables, and more. "
target: Gardening Direct
Gardening Direct is one of the UK’s leading online and mail order suppliers of live plants. Gardening Direct offers top quality plants with easy to follow growing instructions. Their products include fruit plants, vegetable plants, indoor plants, shrubs, garden tools, compost, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/24/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Hickory Farms, acquired Wicked Good Cupcakes

synopsis: Hickory Farms, America’s favorite food gift retailer, has acquired Wicked Good Cupcakes, an online mason jar cupcake shop, started by a mother and daughter as a way to spend more quality time together. They quickly became known for their delicious gourmet cupcakes in a jar and a successful debut on ABC’s Shark Tank in 2013.
buyer: Hickory Farms
Since 1951, Hickory Farms LLC has been a leading retailer of food gifts and specialty foods available online, in catalogs, and in leading mass merchants, supermarkets, and a variety of seasonal retail shopping locations in the U.S. and Canada. "
target: Wicked Good Cupcakes
Wicked Good Cupcakes is an online mason jar cupcake shop, started by a mother and daughter as a way to spend more quality time together. They quickly became known for their delicious gourmet cupcakes in a jar and a successful debut on ABC’s Shark Tank in 2013.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/23/2021 via BNC Analysis

Petz, acquired Cansei de ser Gato

synopsis: Petz, the largest pet shop chain in Brazil, has acquired Cansei de ser Gato, a digital content and e-commerce platform in Brazil focused on cats. Cansei de ser Gato sells cat toys, beds, clothes, and cat themed products such as stickers, doormats, pins, and more. The company also operates PodCat, a podcast full of news and trivia about cats.
buyer: Petz (BOVESPA:PETZ3:$320.86)
Petz is the largest pet shop chain in Brazil. Petz offers a diverse variety of products for all kinds of pets, including dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, rodents, and fish. Their products include toys, snacks, collars, beds, cages, medicine, clothes, accessories, and more. "
target: Cansei de ser Gato
Cansei de ser Gato is a digital content and e-commerce platform in Brazil focused on cats. Cansei de ser Gato sells cat toys, beds, clothes, and cat themed products such as stickers, doormats, pins, and more. The company also operates PodCat, a podcast full of news and trivia about cats.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Signa Sports United, will acquire Wiggle Ltd.

synopsis: Signa, the global no.1 pure play online sporting goods retailer, will acquire Britain-based Wiggle, which engages in the online retail of equipment for cycling, running, and swimming for men, women, and kids in the United Kingdom and internationally.
buyer: Signa Sports United
SIGNA Sports United is Europe’s leading, fast-growing and profitable sports commerce and tech platform, in the categories Bike, Tennis, Outdoor and Team Sports. "
target parent: Bridgepoint
target: Wiggle Ltd.
Wiggle Ltd. engages in the online retail of equipment for cycling, running, and swimming for men, women, and kids in the United Kingdom and internationally.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$500
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Yandex N.V., will acquire KupiVIP

synopsis: Yandex, one of the largest internet companies in Europe, has agreed to buy online fashion retailer KupiVIP, an online store that offers clothing, footwear and accessories from over 1,000 fashion brands. KupiVIP operates in Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan and works with more than 3,000 Russian and foreign suppliers.
buyer: Yandex N.V. (YNDX:$3,325.20)
Yandex is one of the largest internet companies in Europe, providing a wide variety of search and other online services. Yandex's mission is to help users solve their everyday problems by building people-centric products and services. "
target: KupiVIP
KupiVIP online store was founded in 2008. It offers clothing, footwear and accessories from over 1,000 fashion brands. KupiVIP operates in Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan and works with more than 3,000 Russian and foreign suppliers. It also operates a logistics complex.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

BWX Limited, will acquire Flora & Fauna

synopsis: BWX, a global manufacturer and distributor of natural skin and hair care products, will acquire Flora & Fauna, Australia's largest online vegan beauty and lifestyle retailer. Flora & Fauna offers products that are vegan, ethically sourced, cruelty-free and low impact. Their products include vegan foods, makeup, clothing, waste bags and more.
buyer: BWX Limited (ASX:BWX:$146.20)
BWX is a global manufacturer and distributor of natural skin and hair care products. BWX aims to create amazing products that make people feel better about themselves. Their market-leading personal care brands include Sukin, Andalou Naturals, USPA, Mineral Fusion, and Nourished Life. "
target: Flora & Fauna
Flora & Fauna is Australia's largest online vegan beauty and lifestyle retailer. Flora & Fauna offers products that are vegan, ethically sourced, cruelty-free and low impact. Their wide range of products include vegan foods, organic drinks, makeup, clothing, waste bags and more.
price ($mm)
$24
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.6x
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/5/2021 via Company Press Release

Making Science Group, S.A., will acquire Ventis Srl

synopsis: Making Science Group, SA has reached a purchase agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of the Italian company Ventis Srl, the e-commerce and loyalty platform created in 2016 by the banking group ICCREA Banca, the third largest banking group in the country. Ventis offers products related to fashion, food, and furniture via their online store.
buyer: Making Science Group, S.A. (BME:MAKS:$70.82)
Based in Spain, Making Science is a technology and digital marketing consultancy specializing in e-commerce and digital transformation. Its business model responds to the growing need for companies to digitize their entire value chain, particularly in the area of marketing. "
target parent: ICCREA Banca
target: Ventis Srl
Ventis, based in Italy, is an online shopping website and payment software, that sells Made in Italy items and the international excellences. They select the best of Fashion, Home and Food and Wine every day, offering their clients exclusive showcases at an exceptional price.
price ($mm)
$11
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/19/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Design Holding S.p.A., will acquire YDesign Group

synopsis: YDesign Group, the leading online destination for modern and contemporary design lighting in North America, has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Design Holding, an international operating group in the global high-end design market that includes industry leading companies such as B&B Italia, Flos and Louis Poulsen.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Design Holding S.p.A.
Design Holding is an international operating group in the global high-end design market that includes industry leading companies such as B&B Italia, Flos and Louis Poulsen "
target: YDesign Group
YDesign Group is a California-based e-commerce company that offers the best in modern and contemporary lighting, furniture and home furnishings through its two websites Lumens.com and YLighting.com
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$160
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

Vejii Holdings, Inc., will acquire Vegan Essentials

synopsis: Vejii Holdings, Inc., a leading North American online vegan marketplace, will acquire Vegan Essentials, an online vegan store. Vegan Essentials offers over 2,100 high quality animal-free and cruelty-free products at great prices. Their products include meat alternatives, cheese alternatives, seafood, baked goods, snacks, pet food, and more.
buyer: Vejii Holdings, Inc.
Vejii Holdings, Inc. is a leading North American online vegan marketplace. Vejii is focused on providing its customers with easy access to thousands of vegan and plant-based products in one place. They offer plant-based meat, alternative diary, frozen meals, home care products, and more. "
target: Vegan Essentials
Vegan Essentials is an online vegan store. Vegan Essentials offers over 2,100 high quality animal-free and cruelty-free products at great prices. Their products include meat alternatives, cheese alternatives, candy & sweets, seafood, baked goods, snacks, pet food, and more.
price ($mm)
$1.40
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

VetPartners, acquired VetUK Ltd

synopsis: VetPartners, group of like-minded veterinary practices in the UK, has acquired VetUK, an online retailer of pet care products in the UK. VetUK offers over 7,500 products at competitive prices, including toys, accessories, pet food, over-the-counter pet treatments, and veterinary prescription medicines.
buyer: VetPartners
VetPartners is group of like-minded veterinary practices in the UK. VetPartners is made up of some of the UK’s most respected and trusted small animal, equine, mixed and farm practices and production animal health businesses. The group has 6,000 employees and 160 veterinary practices across the UK. "
target: VetUK Ltd
VetUK is an online retailer of pet care products in the UK. VetUK offers over 7,500 products at competitive prices, including toys, accessories, pet food, over-the-counter pet treatments, and veterinary prescription medicines. They have items for cats, dogs, horses, small animals, fish, and birds.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Century Park Capital Partners, acquired CJ Pony Parts

synopsis: Century Park Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, has acquired CJ Pony Parts, an e-commerce platform that sells restoration and performance parts to auto enthusiasts. CJ Pony Parts offers the widest online selection of OEM, NOS, and aftermarket parts for Mustangs, trucks and Jeeps.
buyer: Century Park Capital Partners
Century Park Capital Partners is a Los Angeles-based private equity firm that invests in family businesses, owner-operated companies and corporate divestitures with the purpose of accelerating their growth. "
target: CJ Pony Parts
CJ Pony Parts is an e-commerce platform that sells restoration and performance parts to auto enthusiasts. CJ Pony Parts offers the widest online selection of OEM, NOS, and aftermarket parts for Mustangs, trucks and Jeeps. Their products includes brakes, Steering Boxes, engines, exhausts, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/11/2021 via BNC Analysis

Ceder Capital, acquired Kaffekapslen

synopsis: Ceder Capital, a Swedish investment company, has acquired Kaffekapslen, an online coffee capsules store in Denmark. Kaffekapslen makes it easier for people to brew their coffee. The company delivers thousands of coffee capsules to customers every day. They offer coffee capsules from leading brands, including Starbucks, Gimoka, Lavazza, and more.
buyer: Ceder Capital
Ceder Capital is a Swedish investment company that invests in Swedish and Finnish companies with a turnover of between SEK 50-450 million. Ceder Capital acts as an active support to company managements in enforcing value-creating initiatives and additional acquisitions. "
target: Kaffekapslen
Kaffekapslen is an online coffee capsules store in Denmark. Kaffekapslen makes it easier for people to brew their coffee. The company delivers thousands of coffee capsules to customers every day. They offer coffee capsules from leading brands, including Starbucks, Gimoka, Lavazza, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/11/2021 via BNC Analysis

SCHMIDT’S Handelsgesellschaft mbH, acquired Markenbaumarkt24 Gmbh

synopsis: SCHMIDT'S Handelsgesellschaft mbH, a leading hardware retailer in Austria, has acquired a 70% stake in Markenbaumarkt24 GmbH, an online hardware store in Germany. Markenbaumarkt24 provides everything their customers need to improve their home and make it more beautiful. They offer gardening tools, power tools, faucets, light bulbs, paint, and more.
buyer: SCHMIDT’S Handelsgesellschaft mbH
SCHMIDT'S is a leading hardware retailer in Austria. SCHMIDT'S provides their customers with everything they need for their projects. They offer garden tools, grills, workshop tools, ladders, ovens, protective clothing, screws, and more. "
target: Markenbaumarkt24 Gmbh
Markenbaumarkt24 is an online hardware store in Germany. Markenbaumarkt24 provides everything their customers need to improve their home and make it more beautiful. They offer over 10,000 products at fair prices, including gardening tools, power tools, faucets, light bulbs, paint, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Rockaway Capital, will acquire Bringmeister Gmbh

synopsis: German supermarket group Edeka is selling its delivery service Bringmeister to Czech investment group Rockaway. Bringmeister sells groceries online and delivers to Berlin, Munich, and Potsdam, Germany
buyer: Rockaway Capital
Rockaway Capital is a global investment firm with offices in San Francisco, Prague and Sao Paolo. The firm invests in high growth, transformational companies across e-commerce, B2B SaaS, fintech, and travel/transportation. "
target parent: Edeka
target: Bringmeister Gmbh
Bringmeister Gmbh sells groceries online and delivers to Berlin, Munich, and Potsdam, Germany
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/24/2021 via GlobeNewswire

CloudMD Software & Services Inc., acquired VisionPros.com

synopsis: CloudMD Software & Services Inc., a telehealth company revolutionizing the delivery of healthcare to patients, has acquired VisionPros, a vertically integrated digital eyewear platform that has serviced almost 1 million unique customers across North America.
buyer: CloudMD Software & Services Inc. (CNSX:PHGI:$9.28)
CloudMD is digitizing the delivery of healthcare by providing a patient centric approach, with an emphasis on continuity of care. The Company offers SAAS based health technology solutions to healthcare providers across North America. "
target: VisionPros.com
VisionPros is a Canadian-based online eyecare platform providing contact lenses and eyeglasses to customers across North America. The company sells contact lenses and glasses through a number of websites, including visionpros.com and contactlensescanada.com.
price ($mm)
$47
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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Matching Companies
Ticker: OM:QLRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qliro Group
Qliro Group
Qliro Group is a leading e-commerce group in the Nordic region, and its operations constitute a leading Nordic e-commerce platform with attractive payment solutions. Qliro Group’s platform is used by more than 1,200 merchants, has around 250 million visits annually.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$505.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.07)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
910
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Ticker: A053280
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
YES24 Co., Ltd.
YES24 Co., Ltd.
Yes24 Co., Ltd. engages in online shopping. Its businesses include tickets, gift items, ebooks, advertisement, movie operations, and other commodities.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$321.65
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$4.01
Net Income ($mm)
$5.79
Employees
418
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Ticker: WMT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Walmart
Walmart
Walmart started as a single discount store with the simple idea of selling more for less, and has since then grown into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers visit their 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$562,839.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$39,655.00
EBIT ($mm)
$28,633.00
Net Income ($mm)
$12,250.00
Employees
2300000
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Ticker: AMZN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Amazon.com, Inc.
Amazon.com, Inc.
Amazon.com, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$419,130.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$57,172.00
EBIT ($mm)
$29,775.00
Net Income ($mm)
$26,903.00
Employees
1298000
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Ticker: KR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kroger
Kroger
Kroger, one of the world's largest retailers, employs more than 375,000 associates who serve customers in 2,642 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 34 states and the District of Columbia.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$124,102.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$4,939.00
EBIT ($mm)
$2,431.00
Net Income ($mm)
$3,705.00
Employees
449000
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Ticker: HD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Home Depot
Home Depot
The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, values and rewards dedicated, knowledgeable and experienced professionals. They operate over 2,200 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Canada and Mexico.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$105,595.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$17,473.00
EBIT ($mm)
$15,341.00
Net Income ($mm)
$10,556.00
Employees
413000
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Ticker: JD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
JD.com
JD.com
JD.com is China’s largest online retailer. JD.com offers products across every major category, including electronics, apparel, furnishings, FMCG, home appliances and more. Their unrivalled logistics network enables them to provide their customers with same and next-day delivery services.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$95,602.89
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,143.17
EBIT ($mm)
$1,299.07
Net Income ($mm)
$3,187.66
Employees
240000
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Ticker: TGT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Target Corporation
Target Corporation
Target Corporation operates general merchandise stores in the United States and Canada. It offers household essentials, music, movies, books, computer software, sporting goods, toys, and more.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$88,621.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$8,744.00
EBIT ($mm)
$6,197.00
Net Income ($mm)
$3,822.00
Employees
368000
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Ticker: ENXTPA:CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carrefour
Carrefour
With a multiformat network of 12,300 stores in over 30 countries, Carrefour is one of the world's leading food retailers. Carrefour serves 105 million customers worldwide and is the world leader in the food transition for all, offering quality food, accessible everywhere and at a reasonable price.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$85,235.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$4,178.50
EBIT ($mm)
$2,526.18
Net Income ($mm)
$1,822.20
Employees
321383
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Ticker: LSE:TSCO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tesco Stores Limited
Tesco Stores Limited
Tesco is a British multinational grocery and general merchandise retailer headquartered in Cheshunt, United Kingdom. It is the third-largest retailer in the world measured by revenues (after Wal-Mart and Carrefour) and the second-largest measured by profits (after Wal-Mart).
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$76,795.61
EBITDA ($mm)
$3,658.80
EBIT ($mm)
$2,189.60
Net Income ($mm)
$1,630.04
Employees
440658
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Ticker: LOW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lowe’s Companies, Inc.
Lowe’s Companies, Inc.
Lowe's Companies, Inc.is a home improvement company serving customers the United States and Canada. Lowe's has home improvement products such as lumber, building material, appliances, seasonal, outdoor living, tools and hardware, plumbing, electrical, paint, home and garden, and more.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$71,309.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$7,536.00
EBIT ($mm)
$6,082.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,314.00
Employees
245000
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Ticker: AHODF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Koninklijke Ahold N.V.
Koninklijke Ahold N.V.
Ahold is an international retailing group based in the Netherlands, with powerful consumer brands in Europe and the United States. The foundation of their company is selling great food – this is what they are known for and is their core business.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$70,766.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$4,616.25
EBIT ($mm)
$2,856.98
Net Income ($mm)
$2,020.74
Employees
247500
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Ticker: TSE:3382
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Seven & I Holdings Co.
Seven & I Holdings Co.
Seven & I Holdings Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates convenience stores, superstores, department stores, specialty stores, and restaurants in Japan and internationally.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$55,783.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$5,656.64
EBIT ($mm)
$3,561.91
Net Income ($mm)
$1,721.83
Employees
56606
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Ticker: BBY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Best Buy
Best Buy
With operations in the United States, Canada, Europe and China, Best Buy is a multinational retailer of technology and entertainment products and services with a commitment to growth and innovation.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$49,621.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,358.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,441.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
167000
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Ticker: ENXTPA:CO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Groupe Casino
Groupe Casino
A well-established player in the French retail industry since 1898, Groupe Casino is a leader in the global food retail market. Groupe Casino has more than 12,000 stores worldwide in France, Latin America and in the Indian Ocean region.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$42,731.66
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,132.28
EBIT ($mm)
$1,485.81
Net Income ($mm)
$175.68
Employees
214779
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Ticker: DB:B4B
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Metro AG
Metro AG offers private and commercial customers a broad array of services in cash & carry and in retail. All sales brands of Metro AG take leading market positions in their respective segment and demonstrate their competence in trade and retail on a daily basis.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$42,588.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,397.61
EBIT ($mm)
$654.77
Net Income ($mm)
$374.32
Employees
135890
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Ticker: TSX:L
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loblaw Companies Limited
Loblaw Companies Limited is Canada’s food and pharmacy leader, the nation’s largest retailer, and the majority unit holder of Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$39,268.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,720.09
EBIT ($mm)
$1,754.90
Net Income ($mm)
$782.78
Employees
190000
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