Like GNS Ltd.

closed 11/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Cornes & Company Limited, acquired GNS Ltd.

synopsis: Tokyo-based Cornes Chart Group, a leading charts business, has acquired GNS, a maritime solutions company. Headquartered in the UK, GNS offers a broad range of digital solutions for real-time navigation, navigation management, voyage optimisation, regulatory compliance, ship-to-shore communications, and cybersecurity and uses data intelligence.
buyer: Cornes & Company Limited
Tokyo-based Cornes strives to deliver the highest level of quality and service to its customers. Cornes offers a wide range of products and services, including European luxury automobiles, marine charts and related publications, kitchenware, electronics, and other high-tech products and equipment. "
target: GNS Ltd.
UK-based GNS is a maritime solutions company, supporting over 7000 commercial shipping vessels and superyachts globally with a broad range of digital solutions for real-time navigation, navigation management, voyage optimisation, regulatory compliance, ship-to-shore communications, and more.
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closed 8/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Accel-KKR, acquired Navtor AS

synopsis: Accel-KKR, a leading software-focused investment firm, has acquired NAVTOR. Headquartered in Norway, NAVTOR is the global leader in the provision of navigational software for the maritime industry. NAVTOR provides all critical voyage information at the fingertips of navigators to solve the complex challenges of passage planning.
buyer: Accel-KKR
Accel-KKR is a technology-focused investment firm with $5 billion in capital commitments. The firm focuses on software and IT-enabled businesses well-positioned for topline and bottom-line growth. Accel-KKR focuses on middle-market companies and provides a broad range of capital solutions. "
target: Navtor AS
Norway-based NAVTOR is the global leader in the provision of navigational software for the maritime industry. Its cloud-based e-navigation solutions include Electronic Navigational Charts (ENCs), digital maritime publications, route optimization, and fleet management across an integrated platform.
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closed 10/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Garmin Ltd., acquired Navionics

synopsis: Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, announced that it has acquired Navionics S.p.A., a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry.
buyer: Garmin Ltd. (GRMN:$4,402.79)
The global leader in satellite navigation, Garmin Ltd. and its subsidiaries have designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation, communication and information devices and applications since 1989 – most of which are enabled by GPS technology. "
target: Navionics
Navionics S.p.A. is a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry. In addition to a popular boating app, Navionics has developed an extensive repository of nautical charts for oceans, rivers, and lakes.
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closed 3/29/2012 via PR Newswire

Telogis Inc., acquired Maptuit

synopsis: Telogis, Inc., the platform for location intelligence, announces the acquisition of the assets of Maptuit®, a leading provider of connected navigation for commercial fleets. This acquisition expands Telogis' services as the market increases adoption of location-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions.
buyer: Telogis Inc.
Telogis, Inc., the platform for location intelligence, is dedicated to enhancing the value of its customers' businesses through intelligent integration of location technology, information and services. Telogis' products and services are used and distributed in more than 60 countries worldwide. "
target parent: Edison Ventures
target: Maptuit
Maptuit is a leading provider of connected navigation for commercial fleets. Maptuit's technologies also allow companies to specify "known-good" routes and yard-approaches. It provides truck-specific connected navigation for the trucking industry in the United States.
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closed 6/2/2008 via BusinessWire

Affiliated Computer Services, Inc., purchased Transportation Management Systems from Orbital Sciences Corporation

synopsis: Orbital Sciences Corporation has completed the sale of its non-core Transportation Management Systems unit to Affiliated Computer Systems. TMS is a leading integrator of software-based systems that combine satellite navigation and wireless communications to enable municipal transit and other fleet operators.
buyer: Affiliated Computer Services, Inc.
Affiliated Computer Services, Inc., a global FORTUNE 500 company with 74,000 people supporting client operations reaching 100 countries, provides business process outsourcing and information technology solutions to world-class commercial and government clients. "
seller: Orbital Sciences Corporation (ORB:$1,125.30)
Orbital develops and manufactures small rockets and space systems for commercial, military and civil government customers. The company’s primary products are satellites and launch vehicles, including low Earth-orbit, geosynchronous Earth-orbit and planetary spacecraft for communications.
price ($mm)
$43
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$50
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closed 4/8/2021 via Company Press Release

Fourkites, acquired Haven

synopsis: FourKites, the market leader in real-time supply chain visibility, announced its acquisition of Haven, Inc., a cloud-based transport management solution designed to helps traders and shippers of all size to manage their supply chain process.
buyer: Fourkites
FourKites is the largest predictive supply chain visibility platform, delivering real-time visibility and predictive analytics for the broadest network of Global 1000 companies and third-party logistics firms. "
target: Haven
Haven is a cloud-based transport management solution designed to helps traders and shippers of all size to manage their supply chain process. It helps traders to automate trade workflows, generate shipping documents in compliance to trade regulations and run operational reports.
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announced 9/5/2018 via PR Newswire

StormGeo, will acquire Nautisk Forlag

synopsis: StormGeo, a provider of data science and weather intelligence, will acquire Nautisk from NHST Media Group, a provider of business news in Norway. Nautisk is a global supplier of maritime charts and publications. Nautisk holds extensive stocks of all charts and publications necessary for ocean-going vessels, both in paper and electronic formats.
buyer parent: EQT
buyer: StormGeo
StormGeo is a provider of data science and weather intelligence, serving a worldwide customer base with advanced solutions through their global 24/7 forecasting desks and R&D team. The company primarily serves the Oil & Gas, Shipping, Renewable Energy, Cross Industry, Aviation and Media industries. "
target parent: NHST Media Group
target: Nautisk Forlag
Nautisk is a global supplier of maritime charts and publications. Nautisk holds extensive stocks of all charts and publications necessary for ocean-going vessels, both in paper and electronic formats. Nautisk also offer software that helps their users plan their voyage, manage their fleet, and more.
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closed 1/19/2011 via BusinessWire

RedPrairie Corporation, acquired Shippers Commonwealth, LLC

synopsis: RedPrairie Corporation, a productivity solutions provider, has announced it has completed the acquisition of Shippers Commonwealth, the leading Software-as-a-Service TMS and collaborative transportation solutions provider. The acquisition adds a proven SaaS TMS solution and client hosting programs to RedPrairie’s productivity suite.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: RedPrairie Corporation
RedPrairie delivers productivity solutions to help companies in three categories – workforce, inventory and transportation. RedPrairie provides these solutions to manufacturers, distributors and retailers looking to support business strategies that increase revenue and create competitive advantage. "
target: Shippers Commonwealth, LLC
Shippers Commonwealth ("ShipComm") is a leading provider of advanced transportation networks and comprehensive optimized and automated solutions for shippers of any and all sizes. ShipComm has pioneered innovative automated transportation solutions with proven ROI since 2000.
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closed 8/28/2018 via BusinessWire

Summit Partners, acquired MercuryGate

synopsis: Summit Partners, a global growth equity investor, announced the acquisition of MercuryGate International, Inc., a leading independent provider of SaaS-based transportation management system (TMS) solutions. MercuryGate offers business intelligence to improve transportation processes, increase customer satisfaction, and reduce costs.
buyer: Summit Partners
Summit Partners is a global alternative investment firm investing into growth equity, fixed income and public equity opportunities. Summit invests in growth sectors of the global economy and has invested in more than 460 companies in technology, healthcare, life sciences and other growth industries."
target: MercuryGate
MercuryGate provides transportation management solutions proven to be a competitive advantage for the most successful shippers, 3PLs, freight forwarders, brokers and carriers. Its solutions are unique in their native support of all modes of transportation on a single platform.
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closed 7/6/2006 via BusinessWire

HighJump Software Inc., acquired Pinnacle Distribution Concepts, Inc.

synopsis: HighJump Software, a 3M company, has acquired Pinnacle Distribution Concepts Inc. HighJump Software is a global provider of adaptable supply chain execution solutions. Pinnacle is a leading transportation management system provider specializing in the delivery of Web-based, "on-demand" solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent: 3M
buyer: HighJump Software Inc.
HighJump Software® is the leader in providing comprehensive and adaptable supply chain execution solutions that leverage best practices gained from more than 700 successful implementations in some of the most demanding and complex business environment. "
target: Pinnacle Distribution Concepts, Inc.
Pinnacle Distribution introduced FreightLogic® as a full-featured, comprehensive Transportation Management System (TMS) with unprecedented user-friendliness.
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closed 4/5/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc., acquired Fugawi

synopsis: Johnson Outdoors Inc. announced the acquisition of the key assets of Northport Systems, Inc. (Fugawi), specialists in the development and application of unique digital cartography technologies and solutions. Fugawi has been an innovator in digital charts and applications for GPS devices and desktop computers.
buyer: Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc. (JOUT:$444.97)
Johnson Outdoors is a leading global outdoor recreation company that turns ideas into adventure with innovative, top-quality products. The company designs, manufactures and markets a portfolio of brands across four categories: Watercraft, Marine Electronics, Diving and Outdoor Gear. "
target: Fugawi
Fugawi has been an innovator in digital charts and applications for GPS devices and desktop computers. Fugawi provides software and connectivity services for leading brands of marine navigation chartplotters, and through their website.
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closed 8/19/2020 via Company Press Release

BOND Mobility, purchased Shared Micromobility Platform from Roll2Go AG

synopsis: BOND Mobility, the premium micromobility leader, has partnered with Roll2Go AG by acquiring its shared micromobility platform - a micromobility data fusion and predictive analytics solution - to strengthen BOND’s data-driven approach.
buyer: BOND Mobility
BOND Mobility is a premium e-bike sharing operator, founded in Switzerland. BOND Mobility operates e-bikes that deliver speed and range comparable to cars and transit while offering an active, low-carbon mobility option to urban communities. "
seller: Roll2Go AG
Founded in Switzerland, Roll2Go offers data-centric platforms for mobility data fusion and predictive analytics that empowers real-time data-driven decisions and operations.
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closed 11/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Cornes & Company Limited, acquired GNS Ltd.

synopsis: Tokyo-based Cornes Chart Group, a leading charts business, has acquired GNS, a maritime solutions company. Headquartered in the UK, GNS offers a broad range of digital solutions for real-time navigation, navigation management, voyage optimisation, regulatory compliance, ship-to-shore communications, and cybersecurity and uses data intelligence.
buyer: Cornes & Company Limited
Tokyo-based Cornes strives to deliver the highest level of quality and service to its customers. Cornes offers a wide range of products and services, including European luxury automobiles, marine charts and related publications, kitchenware, electronics, and other high-tech products and equipment. "
target: GNS Ltd.
UK-based GNS is a maritime solutions company, supporting over 7000 commercial shipping vessels and superyachts globally with a broad range of digital solutions for real-time navigation, navigation management, voyage optimisation, regulatory compliance, ship-to-shore communications, and more.
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closed 11/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Cornes & Company Limited, acquired GNS Ltd.

synopsis: Tokyo-based Cornes Chart Group, a leading charts business, has acquired GNS, a maritime solutions company. Headquartered in the UK, GNS offers a broad range of digital solutions for real-time navigation, navigation management, voyage optimisation, regulatory compliance, ship-to-shore communications, and cybersecurity and uses data intelligence.
buyer: Cornes & Company Limited
Tokyo-based Cornes strives to deliver the highest level of quality and service to its customers. Cornes offers a wide range of products and services, including European luxury automobiles, marine charts and related publications, kitchenware, electronics, and other high-tech products and equipment. "
target: GNS Ltd.
UK-based GNS is a maritime solutions company, supporting over 7000 commercial shipping vessels and superyachts globally with a broad range of digital solutions for real-time navigation, navigation management, voyage optimisation, regulatory compliance, ship-to-shore communications, and more.
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announced 5/2/2022 via PR Newswire

Vejii Holdings, Inc., will acquire Mighty Plants

synopsis: Vejii Holdings Ltd., a leading North American online vegan marketplace, will acquire Mighty Plants, an e-commerce platform for plant-based foods in the UK. Mighty Plants makes shopping for vegan foods simpler and easier. Their platform offers a wide variety of healthy and tasty frozen dishes from lesser-known brands and well established favourites.
buyer: Vejii Holdings, Inc. (CNSX:VEJI:$0.00)
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: Mighty Plants
Mighty Plants is an e-commerce platform for plant-based foods in the UK. Mighty Plants makes shopping for vegan foods simpler and easier. Their platform offers a wide variety of healthy and tasty frozen dishes from lesser-known brands and well established favourites.
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closed 4/27/2022 via BNC Analysis

Rohlik, acquired Ulabox

synopsis: Rohlik, a leading European e-grocery retailer, has acquired Ulabox, an online supermarket in Spain. Ulabox makes grocery shopping easier and less time consuming so people can spend more time on the important things in life. Their platform offers over 11,000 products, including fruit, chicken, fish, snacks, milk, cheese, and more.
buyer: Rohlik
Rohlik is a leading European e-grocery retailer. Rohlik provides customers with a superior shopping experience with fast deliveries and over 17,000 quality products. Their products include milk, cheese, meat & fish, fruits & vegetables, bread, eggs, juice, and more. "
target: Ulabox
Ulabox is an online supermarket in Spain. Ulabox makes grocery shopping easier and less time consuming so people can spend more time on the important things in life. Their platform offers over 11,000 products, including fruit, chicken, fish, snacks, milk, cheese, and more.
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announced 4/20/2022 via BNC Analysis

Highbourne Group, will acquire Plumbworld Limited

synopsis: Highbourne Group Limited, one of the UK’s leading specialist distributors of plumbing, heating, and bathroom products, has acquired Plumbworld Limited, one of the UK’s leading e-commerce specialists for bathroom, kitchen, plumbing and heating products. Plumbworld offers products at affordable prices to consumers and trade customers.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Highbourne Group
Highbourne Group is one of the UK’s leading specialist distributors of plumbing, heating, and bathroom products. Highbourne operates under its primary trading brands City Plumbing Supplies (CPS) and Plumbing Trade Supplies (PTS). The company mainly sells products to trade customers. "
target: Plumbworld Limited
Plumbworld is one of the UK’s leading e-commerce specialists for bathroom, kitchen, plumbing and heating products. Plumbworld offers products at affordable prices to consumers and trade customers. Their products include showers, toilets, radiators, water heaters, and more.
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closed 3/16/2022 via BNC Analysis

MediaShop International Group, acquired Geschenke 24

synopsis: MediaShop International Group, the largest DRTV provider in the German-speaking region, has acquired Geschenke 24, a leading online provider of personalized gifts active in the DACH region. Geschenke 24 offers original, personalized, and special gift ideas for every occasion. Their products include keyrings, puzzles, doormats, clocks, and more.
buyer: MediaShop International Group
MediaShop International Group is one of the most prominent DRTV providers and omnichannel marketeers in the German speaking and Eastern European markets. MediaShop provides entertaining shopping experiences that offer innovative products from all over the world. "
target: Geschenke 24
Geschenke 24 is a leading online provider of personalized gifts active in the DACH region. Geschenke 24 offers original, personalized, and special gift ideas for every occasion. Their products include keyrings, beer, picture frames, puzzles, doormats, clocks, lanterns, and more.
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closed 3/9/2022 via BNC Analysis

Pharmosan, acquired Vamida s.r.o.

synopsis: Pharmosan, a pharmaceutical logistics company in Austria, has acquired Vamida, an online pharmacy in Austria and Germany. Vamida provides a wide range of non-prescription medications (OTC) as well as beauty and personal care products (BPC). They offer products for weight loss, colds, diets, digestion, and more.
buyer: Pharmosan
Pharmosan is a pharmaceutical logistics company in Austria. Pharmosan offers their customers flexible solutions in the field of drug distribution. The company can reach every pharmacy within Austria the next day through their locations in Vienna and their partner locations. "
target: Vamida s.r.o.
Vamida is an online pharmacy in Austria and Germany. Vamida provides a wide range of non-prescription medications (OTC) as well as beauty and personal care products (BPC). They offer products for weight loss, colds, diets, digestion, and more.
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closed 3/9/2022 via BNC Analysis

Inverleith LLP, acquired Farmison & Co

synopsis: Inverleith LLP, a specialist consumer brand investor in the UK, has acquired a majority stake in Farmison & Co, a UK-based online butcher. Farmison & Co offers quality meat at affordable prices that are delivered straight to their customer's doorsteps. The company sources the finest beef, pork and lamb breeds from the British Isles.
buyer: Inverleith LLP
Inverleith LLP is a specialist consumer brand investor in the UK. Inverleith LLP invests into consumer brand businesses that operate within the high growth categories of health & wellness, lifestyle, premium food & drink and luxury / heritage brands. "
target: Farmison & Co
Farmison & Co is an online butcher in the UK. Farmison & Co offers quality meat at affordable prices that are delivered straight to their customer's doorsteps. The company sources the finest beef, pork and lamb breeds from the British Isles.
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closed 3/2/2022 via Company Press Release

Poundland, acquired Poundshop.com

synopsis: Poundland, a British variety store chain, has acquired Poundshop.com, an online discount retail business in the UK. Poundshop.com aims to simplify everyday living by offering high value products at low prices. Their range of products include cleaning products, batteries, toiletries, kitchen items, snacks, toys, and more.
buyer parent: Pepco Group
buyer: Poundland
Poundland is a British variety store chain. Poundland offers amazing value on everyday items people need and want, selling most items for £1. Their vast range of products include chocolate, shampoo, pens, toys, speakers, drinkware, and more. "
target: Poundshop.com
Poundshop.com is an online discount retail business in the UK. Poundshop.com aims to simplify everyday living by offering high value products at low prices. Their range of products include cleaning products, batteries, toiletries, kitchen items, snacks, toys, and more.
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closed 2/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

Vitvaruexperten.com Nordic AB, acquired Hemmy.se

synopsis: Vitvaruexperten.com, an online store in Sweden that sells home appliances, has acquired a 51% stake in Hemmy.se, an online retailer in Sweden focused on home appliances. Hemmy.se offers a wide and affordable range of white goods, household items and home and garden products from leading brands.
buyer parent: BHG Group AB
buyer: Vitvaruexperten.com Nordic AB
Vitvaruexperten.com is an online store in Sweden that sells home appliances. They offer a variety of home appliances, including dishwashers, refrigerators, washing machines, ovens, dryers, freezers, kitchen fans, and more. "
target: Hemmy.se
Hemmy.se is an online retailer in Sweden focused on home appliances. Hemmy.se offers a wide and affordable range of white goods, household items and home and garden products from leading brands. Their products include refrigerators, grills, freezers, dryers, air conditioners, mowers, and more.
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announced 2/9/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Verkkokauppa.com, will acquire e-ville.com

synopsis: Verkkokauppa.com Oyj, an online retailer in Finland, will acquire e-ville.com, an online store in Finland focused on electronics. e-ville.com provides people with a safer and more comfortable way to order electronic gadgets online at competitive prices. Their products include cell phones, electric vehicles, cameras, tablets, accessories, and more.
buyer: Verkkokauppa.com (HLSE:VERK:$649.39)
Verkkokauppa.com is an online retailer in Finland. Verkkokauppa.com empowers its customers to follow their passion by providing a wide product assortment of around 80,000 products. Their product categories include kitchen equipment, baby products, travel, pets, software, phones, lighting, and more. "
target: e-ville.com
e-ville.com is an online store in Finland focused on electronics. e-ville.com provides people with a safer and more comfortable way to order electronic gadgets online at competitive prices. Their products include cell phones, electric vehicles, cameras, tablets, accessories, and more.
price ($mm)
$6.07
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$11
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announced 2/8/2022 via Company Press Release

NetOnNet AB will be merged with Komplett Group,

synopsis: Komplett, a leading online retailer of electronic products in Scandinavia, and NetOnNet, a webshop for consumer electronics based in Sweden, have entered into an agreement to combine the companies.
buyer: Komplett Group (OB:KOMPL:$1,247.41)
Komplett Group is a leading online retailer of electronic products in Scandinavia. Komplett Group offers a broad of selection of consumer electronics and business solutions for SMEs through their webshops. Their products include the latest computer components, PCs, household electronics and more. "
target: NetOnNet AB (NON:$359.79)
NetOnNet is a webshop for consumer electronics, gaming, personal care, healthcare, home products, phone, GPS, smart home and accessories. They are based in Sweden.
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closed 2/3/2022 via BNC Analysis

Footway Group AB, acquired Netlens

synopsis: Footway Group AB, an online shoe retailer in Sweden, has acquired Netlens, an online retailer for contact lenses and pharmacy products in Scandinavia. Netlens provides customers with an easy way to get contact lenses and pharmacy products at low prices. They offer a variety of lens types from leading brands, such as Alcon, Ciba Vision, and more.
buyer: Footway Group AB (OM:FOOT B:$159.51)
Sweden-based Footway is a web-based platform and online retailer of shoes that enables customers and manufacturers to meet. The company works with crowdsourcing, AI, and data-driven automation tools to improve its service with both customers and suppliers worldwide. "
target: Netlens
Netlens is an online retailer for contact lenses and pharmacy products in Scandinavia. Netlens provides customers with an easy way to get contact lenses and pharmacy products at low prices. They offer a variety of lens types from leading brands such, as Alcon, Ciba Vision, Coopervision, and more.
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announced 2/2/2022 via BNC Analysis

LoveCrafts, will acquire Deramores

synopsis: LoveCrafts, the global community and commerce destination for crafters, will acquire Deramores from Ideal Shopping Direct, a multi-channel home shopping retailer in the UK. Deramores is an online knitting and crochet store in the UK. They offer the biggest range of yarn and patterns in the UK with more than 100,000 items from leading brands.
buyer: LoveCrafts
LoveCrafts is a global community and commerce destination for crafters. LoveCrafts builds online communities where crafters can find their latest inspiration and learn new techniques. Their platform offers products for knitting, crochet, paper craft, embroidery, and more. "
target parent: Aurelius AG
target: Deramores
Deramores is a leading online knitting and crochet store in the UK. Deramores provides the highest standard of choice, value and service to knitters and crocheters all over the world. They offer the biggest range of yarn and patterns in the UK with more than 100,000 items from leading brands.
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announced 1/25/2022 via PR Newswire

AcadeMedia AB, will acquire Sandvik AS

synopsis: AcadeMedia has entered into an agreement to acquire all shares in Sandviks AS, a Norway-based, family-owned company whose primary line of business is operating consumer-direct, age-appropriate children’s book clubs, using email and the Internet to reach their target audience of parents with children up to age seven.
buyer: AcadeMedia AB (OM:ACAD:$1,436.32)
AcadeMedia creates opportunities for people to develop. The 18,100 employees at their 680 preschools, compulsory schools, upper secondary schools and adult education centres share a common focus on quality and development. "
target: Sandvik AS
Sandvik AS is a Norway-based, family-owned company whose primary line of business is operating consumer-direct, age-appropriate children’s book clubs, using email and the Internet to reach their target audience of parents with children up to age seven.
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closed 1/6/2022 via PR Newswire

Wheel Pros, acquired throtl

synopsis: Wheel Pros, a designer, manufacturer and distributor of proprietary branded aftermarket vehicle enhancements, has acquired throtl, an aftermarket e-commerce platform for automotive and off-roading enthusiasts. throtl empowers auto enthusiasts with the most comprehensive suite of products for their aftermarket performance part needs.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Wheel Pros
Wheel Pros is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of proprietary branded aftermarket vehicle enhancements. Wheel Pros offers a wide selection of vehicle enhancements from its portfolio of lifestyle brands. Their products include wheels, tires, suspension, and accessories. "
target: throtl
throtl is an aftermarket e-commerce platform for automotive and off-roading enthusiasts. throtl empowers auto enthusiasts with the most comprehensive suite of products for their aftermarket performance part needs. Their products include air intakes, batteries, brakes, exhausts, and more.
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closed 1/5/2022 via BNC Analysis

LeDap, acquired Racketspecialisten

synopsis: LeDap Group, an international group of padel companies, has acquired Racketspecialisten, an online retailer of racket sports products in Sweden. Racketspecialisten provides a curated range of products from leading brands. They offer rackets and accessories for tennis, badminton, table tennis, ping pong, squash, and pickleball.
buyer: LeDap
LeDap is an international group of padel companies. LeDap operates more than 100 centres with over 700 padel courts and aims to become the world’s leading platform to drive the growth, innovation, digitalization, and professionalization of the sport of Padel. "
target: Racketspecialisten
Racketspecialisten is an online retailer of racket sports products in Sweden. Racketspecialisten provides a curated range of products from leading brands. They offer rackets and accessories for tennis, badminton, table tennis, ping pong, squash, and pickleball.
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closed 12/29/2021 via BNC Analysis

Snapcommerce, acquired Daily Steals

synopsis: Snapcommerce, a mobile commerce platform in Canada, has acquired Daily Steals, an online platform for deals and discounts. Daily Steals provides a fun place to shop for great and amazing daily deals on mobile phones, electronics, fashion, furniture, computers, toys, accessories, and more.
buyer: Snapcommerce
Snapcommerce is a mobile commerce platform in Canada. Snapcommerce is a message-driven commerce platform that uses AI to connect price-conscious consumers to the best deals online. Their platform allows users to easily find the best deals on everyday items, electronics and more. "
target: Daily Steals
Daily Steals is an online platform for deals and discounts. Daily Steals provides a fun place to shop for great and amazing daily deals on mobile phones, electronics, fashion, furniture, computers, toys, accessories, and more.
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1-800-Flowers, acquired Vital Choice Wild Seafood & Organics, Inc.

synopsis: 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc., a leading provider of gifts designed to help customers express, connect, and celebrate, has acquired Vital Choice, a trusted provider of exceptional quality premium wild-caught seafood and sustainably farmed shellfish, pastured proteins, organic foods, and marine-source nutritional supplements.
buyer: 1-800-Flowers (FLWS:$2,147.85)
1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is a leading provider of gifts designed to help customers express, connect and celebrate. The Company’s Celebrations Ecosystem features their all-star family of brands, including: 1-800-Flowers.com, 1-800-Baskets.com, Cheryl’s Cookies, Harry & David, Shari’s Berries and more."
target: Vital Choice Wild Seafood & Organics, Inc.
Vital Choice is a trusted provider of exceptional quality premium wild-caught seafood and sustainably farmed shellfish, pastured proteins, organic foods, and marine-source nutritional supplements.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Freshii Inc., will acquire Natura Market

synopsis: Freshii Inc., a health casual restaurant in Canada, will acquire a 60% stake in Natura Market ECommerce Inc., an online health and wellness product retailer in Canada. Natura Market aims to make clean eating easy and effortless. They offer products for vegan, paleo, keto, and gluten-free diets.
buyer: Freshii Inc.
Freshii is a health casual restaurant in Canada. Freshii serves fresh food designed to energize people on the go. Their mission is to help people live better by making healthy food convenient and affordable. Their diverse and customizable menu includes salads, wraps, bowls, burritos, soup, and more."
target: Natura Market
Natura Market is an online health and wellness product retailer in Canada. Natura Market aims to make clean eating easy and effortless by offering healthy foods and natural personal care products from best-selling brands online. They offer products for vegan, paleo, keto, and gluten-free diets.
price ($mm)
$4.57*
rev ($mm)
$15
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

Jüsto, acquired Freshmart

synopsis: Jüsto, the first 100% digital Mexican supermarket, has acquired Freshmart, the largest online supermarket in Peru. Freshmart combines the warmth of a neighborhood market with the convenience and efficiency of online shopping. The company offers over 3,000 products in various categories, including groceries, fruits, vegetables, dairy, meat and more.
buyer: Jüsto
Jüsto is the first 100% digital Mexican supermarket. Jüsto offers a vast catalogue of products, both from top brands and local producers, all at competitive prices. Their products include fruits, vegetables, meat products, beauty products, house supplies, and more. "
target: Freshmart
Freshmart is the largest online supermarket in Peru. Freshmart combines the warmth of a neighborhood market with the convenience and efficiency of online shopping. The company offers over 3,000 products in various categories, including groceries, fruits, vegetables, dairy, meat, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/24/2021 via Reuters

EQT AB, will acquire Zooplus AG

synopsis: EQT AB is to acquire Zooplus AG, an online retailer of pet food and supplies with headquarters in Munich, Germany. Founded in 1999, the E-commerce company ships now to 30 countries in Europe and the United Kingdom.
buyer: EQT AB (EQT:$687.20)
EQT is a purpose-driven global investment organization with more than EUR 67 billion in assets under management across 26 active funds. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas with total sales of approximately EUR 29 billion and more than 175,000 employees. "
target: Zooplus AG (XTRA:ZO1:$2,276.14)
Zooplus AG is an online retailer of pet food and supplies with headquarters in Munich, Germany. Founded in 1999, the E-commerce company ships now to 30 countries in Europe and the United Kingdom.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,936 [$3,850]
rev ($mm)
$2,279
EBITDA ($mm)
$92
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
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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
2023
rev ($mm)
$572,754.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$31,348.00
EBIT ($mm)
$20,690.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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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
2022
rev ($mm)
$469,822.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$74,256.00
EBIT ($mm)
$39,960.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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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: NSEI:RELIANCE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reliance Industries Limited
Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is a conglomerate holding company headquartered in Mumbai, India. RIL is India’s largest private sector company, with activities that span hydrocarbon exploration and production, petroleum refining and marketing, petrochemicals, retail and 4G digital services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$86,476.96
EBITDA ($mm)
$12,235.83
EBIT ($mm)
$9,300.27
Net Income ($mm)
$5,908.14
Employees
194056
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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: TSE:8002
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Marubeni Corporation
Marubeni Corporation
Marubeni is a major Japanese integrated trading and investment business conglomerate that handles products and provides services in a broad range of sectors. Its global activities encompass importing and exporting, as well as transactions in the Japanese market.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$71,800.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,219.76
EBIT ($mm)
$1,025.14
Net Income ($mm)
$612.38
Employees
38830
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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
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ahold Delhaize
Ahold Delhaize
Ahold Delhaize is one of the world’s largest food retail groups, a leader in supermarkets and e-commerce, and a company at the forefront of sustainable retailing. Their family of great local brands serves more than 50 million shoppers each week in the United States, Europe and Indonesia.
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:8015
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Toyota Tsusho Corporation
Toyota Tsusho Group has seven divisions that produce value-creating businsses. The divisions include metals, automotive, global production parts & logistics, machinery, energy & project, chemicals & Electronics, food & agribusiness, consumer products & services, and administrative.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$64,137.07
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,793.32
EBIT ($mm)
$1,178.86
Net Income ($mm)
$686.02
Employees
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Ticker: TSE:8031
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mitsui & Co, Ltd
Mitsui & Co, Ltd
Mitsui & Co. develops businesses in six areas: Metals, Machinery, Chemicals, Energy, Lifestyle, and Corporate Development. Mitsui combines these functions with business engineering capabilities, which cover business areas to provide services that meet the needs of its customers.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$64,107.64
EBITDA ($mm)
$5,076.36
EBIT ($mm)
$2,691.54
Net Income ($mm)
$3,645.44
Employees
43993
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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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