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closed 5/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Basha

synopsis: Montreal-based Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, has acquired its trusted affiliate Marketing Sensorial México (MSM), the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. MSM specializes in digital signage content production, in-store music, and the sale and/or lease of audio and visual equipment.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, 4K UHD television channels, and more. "
target: Basha
Marketing Sensorial México, doing business as Basha, is the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. Basha creates unique immersive experiences through audiovisual environments and music, transcending conventional limits to face the new challenges of technology and human connection.
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closed 3/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

ZetaDisplay AB, acquired Nordland Systems

synopsis: ZetaDisplay has acquired Nordland Systems GmbH, a leading Digital Signage integrator on the German market. Founded in 1987, the company is focused on complex Digital Signage installations for a demanding high profile customer base. Nordland-Systems is based in Ahrensburg close to Hamburg in Northern Germany.
buyer: ZetaDisplay AB (OM:ZETA:$45.75)
Sweden-based ZetaDisplay provides visual communication solutions to influence behavior in a physical store or office environment. ZetaDisplay offers concept development software programming and deployment, as well as technical contracted services. "
target: Nordland Systems
Nordland Systems GmbH is a leading Digital Signage integrator on the German market. Founded in 1987, the company is focused on complex Digital Signage installations for a demanding high profile customer base. Nordland-Systems is based in Ahrensburg close to Hamburg in Northern Germany.
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$4.54
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$9
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$1
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0.8x
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10.3x
closed 1/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Adtower Digital Media merged with Wide Eye Outdoor,

synopsis: Adtower Digital Media has merged with Wide Eye Outdoor, Ireland's largest targeted digital out of home network. Adtower is a provider of out-of-home digital advertising services in Ireland. They offer a unique range of products that are specifically designed for convenience stores, forecourts, supermarkets and off-licences.
buyer parent: Wide Eye Media
buyer: Wide Eye Outdoor
Wide Eye Outdoor is Ireland's largest targeted digital out of home network. Wide Eye Outdoor works with their clients to delivers bespoke, targeted, digital experiential solutions. They operate networks across cinemas, shopping centers, bars, pubs, and gyms. "
target: Adtower Digital Media
Adtower Digital Media is a provider of out-of-home digital advertising services in Ireland. Adtower offers a unique range of products that are specifically designed for convenience stores, forecourts, supermarkets and off-licences. Their digital screens enable brands to deliver contextual campaigns.
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closed 1/6/2021 via PR Newswire

Velocity, A Managed Services Company, acquired EYE Corp Media

synopsis: Velocity, a managed services company, has acquired EYE Corp Media, a Digital Out of Home (DOOH) media company. EYE helps brands reach consumers where they shop, dine, commute and play. They offer valuable advertising opportunities in retail locations such as convenience stores, bars, cinema lobbies, and media tied to transit.
buyer: Velocity, A Managed Services Company
Velocity delivers a streamlined, single-source approach to managed services for clients in the retail, hospitality, and motion picture industries. Velocity offers highly customized, customer-focused solutions by integrating the latest technologies available into all of its product offerings. "
target: EYE Corp Media
EYE Corp Media is a Digital Out of Home (DOOH) media company. EYE helps brands reach consumers where they shop, dine, commute and play. They offer valuable advertising opportunities in retail locations such as convenience stores, bars, cinema lobbies, and media tied to transit.
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closed 1/7/2021 via BusinessWire

Vector Capital, acquired Mood Media Corporation

synopsis: Vector Capital has acquired Mood Media, the world's leading in-store media solutions company. Mood Media offers global retail, fashion, restaurant, healthcare, hospitality, and consumer brands audio, visual, messaging, scent, social, and mobile services designed to create greater emotional connections between brands and consumers.
buyer: Vector Capital
Vector Capital is a leading global private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses. With more than $3 billion of capital under management, Vector actively partners with management teams to devise and execute new financial and business strategies."
target: Mood Media Corporation (TSX:MM:$465.27)
Mood Media is the world’s leading in-store media solutions company dedicated to elevating the Customer Experience. The company creates greater emotional connections between brands and consumers through the right combination of sight, sound, scent, social, and systems solutions.
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closed 8/27/2019 via BusinessWire

VS Networks merged with Spectrio,

synopsis: Spectrio, one of the nation’s leading providers of in-store marketing solutions powered by content and technology, announced that it has merged with VS Networks, a company that develops, produces, and supports customized marketing solutions for clients in the retail channel.
buyer parent: Bertram Capital Management LLC
buyer: Spectrio
Spectrio is one of the nation’s leading end to end technology-enabled audio and video marketing companies, providing professional content and managed services on a monthly subscription basis. "
target: VS Networks
VS Networks develops, produces, and supports customized marketing solutions for clients in the retail channel. Specializing in cutting-edge digital and interactive signage, VS Networks designs fully manageable and scalable systems built to drive in-store sales and improve the customer experience.
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closed 3/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

LBO France, acquired Passman

synopsis: LBO France, one of the largest private equity firms in France, has acquired a majority stake in the Passman group, a French provider of tailor-made digital solutions for hotels, campsites, retail outlets, and care facilities. Passman offers solutions for high speed WiFi, television, and digital signage.
buyer: LBO France
LBO France is one of the largest private equity firms in France. LBO is one of the largest private equity firms in France. They offer exceptional coverage of the French market, with four interlocking areas of expertise: middle cap buyouts and small cap buyouts, venture capital, real estate, debt. "
target: Passman
Passman is a French provider of tailor-made digital solutions for hotels, campsites, retail outlets, and care facilities. Passman offers solutions for high speed WiFi, television, and digital signage. Passman equips more than 5,000 customers in France and worldwide.
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$31
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closed 2/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

M-Cube Digital Engagement, acquired Carlipa Systems SA

synopsis: The Italian group M-Cube announced the acquisition of Carlipa. Founded in Saint-Nom-la-Bretèche, France, Carlipa designs and integrates digital devices for retail outlets and assists brands and retailers in setting up their connected, interactive experiences. and customized with its own software.
buyer: M-Cube Digital Engagement
Based in Italy, M-Cube handles in-store digital communication from the original idea to complete implementation. This includes solution design, content creation and development, as well as system integration, installation and management. "
target: Carlipa Systems SA
Based in France, Carlipa designs and integrates digital devices for retail outlets and assists brands and retailers in setting up their connected, interactive experiences, which are customized with their own software.
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closed 1/17/2019 via BusinessWire

Exterior Plus, acquired Impactmedia

synopsis: Exterior Plus, the out-of-home advertising platform of H.I.G. Capital, has completed the acquisition of Impactmedia, a leading shopping mall advertising company, with over 630 million viewers in high-traffic premium locations throughout Spain.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Exterior Plus
Located in Spain, Exterior Plus is a leading regional out-of-home operator providing a comprehensive portfolio of communication solutions through four different business lines: Street Furniture, Transport, Parking and Large Format. "
target: Impactmedia
Impactmedia is a leading shopping mall advertising company, with over 630 million viewers in high-traffic premium locations throughout Spain. Impactmedia is an experienced leader in shopping mall advertising, offering digital advertising as well as special marketing actions.
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announced 10/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

IMS S.A., will acquire make sense media Sp. z o.o.

synopsis: IMS S.A. signed a letter of intent to acquire a majority stake in make sense media Sp. z.o.o. (MSM). MSM offers solutions in the field of sensory marketing (aromamarketing and audiomarketing) and digital signage.
buyer: IMS S.A. (WSE:IMS:$13.08)
IMS S.A. is a leader of specialised sensory marketing services in Poland. They operate in the media and modern technology segment where they use methods that help effectively create and build a positive atmosphere at a point of sale. "
target: make sense media Sp. z o.o.
Make sense media provides comprehensive marketing solutions to retailers. They build a positive atmosphere with carefully selected music (audiomarketing) and fragrance (aromamarketing). They offer visual communication systems (digital signage) solutions.
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closed 3/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Stratacache, Inc., acquired LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.

synopsis: STRATACACHE, a leading provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage and retail marketing technologies, announced the acquisition of the LIFT Network from Verifone. LIFT is an interactive digital upsell platform at convenience store (C-Store) retailers nationwide. LIFT will roll up to PRN, STRATACACHE'S flagship retail media company.
buyer: Stratacache, Inc.
Stratacache is the leading provider of intelligent digital signage, digital merchandising, mobile enablement and rich media solutions. These solutions help inspire and influence customers at the point-of-decision, generating new sales opportunities. "
target parent: VeriFone, Inc.
target: LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.
LIFT Retail Marketing Technology is a provider of a digital marketing system designed to increase sales for convenience stores. They developed and market the LIFT Station, a network-connected digital marketing hub that integrates with leading point-of-sale systems.
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closed 9/23/2015 via PR Web

Professional Innovations LLC, acquired Access1 Media

synopsis: Access1, a provider of Advanced Content Triggering Software, Interactive Applications and Analytic Reporting for Anonymous Video Analytic (AVA) enabled digital signage and retail displays has completed an agreement to be acquired by Professional Innovations LLC, an experiential marketing and event company headquartered in Fort Worth Texas.
buyer: Professional Innovations LLC
Professional Innovations provides Corporate Event Planning, Sponsorship Activations, Event Management, Lead Generation, Promotions, Membership Drives, Display Design & Install, and VIP Events. "
target: Access1 Media
Access1 is a leading provider of Advanced Content Triggering, Interactive Applications and Analytic Reporting for Anonymous Video Analytics (AVA) enabled digital signage and retail displays. Founded in 2010, Access1 is a privately owned company headquartered in Fort Worth TX.
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closed 7/1/2015 via Company Press Release

Stratacache, Inc., acquired IZ-ON Media

synopsis: STRATACACHE, a provider of high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, has acquired IZ-ON Media from Technicolor. IZ-ON Media helps retailers and brands build customer loyalty by focusing on three key areas – Consumer Experience, Shopper Technology and Insights and Network Operations.
buyer: Stratacache, Inc.
Stratacache provides digital signage, digital merchandising, mobile enablement and media solutions; solutions that help inspire customers at the point-of-decision, leading to new sales opportunities. They have the deepest footprint in the market and enhance their offerings to serve customers. "
target parent: Technicolor SA
target: IZ-ON Media
IZ-ON Media is a digital media company specializing in in-store shopper marketing solutions that activate shoppers along the path to purchase to the point of sale. IZ-ON Media’s scale, consumer focus and innovation with mobile and audience targeting position both retailers and brands for success.
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closed 6/29/2015 via PR Newswire

Panasonic Corporation, acquired MagicInk Interactive LLC

synopsis: Panasonic has acquired MagicInk Interactive LLC, a provider of hardware, software and integration services for digital indoor networks for retail, hospitality and corporate clients. MagicInk's digital place-based media offer branded content on screens where people congregate such as hotel lobbies, conference centers and retail shopping areas.
buyer: Panasonic Corporation (TSE:6752:$60,883.70)
Panasonic Corporation is one of the largest electronic product manufacturers in the world, comprised of over 634 companies. It manufactures and markets a wide range of products under the Panasonic brand to enhance and enrich lifestyles all around the globe. "
target: MagicInk Interactive LLC
Magic Ink Interactive develops dynamic digital signage that is revolutionizing the interactions between businesses and their customers. They provide the expertise in interactive display solutions for Retail, Business, Entertainment, Exhibition, Hospitality and many other Out-of-Home environments.
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announced 2/18/2015 via Company Press Release

ZetaDisplay AB, will acquire Market Media Oy

synopsis: ZetaDisplay, a leading supplier of Digital Signage to major chains in the retailing and service sectors of the European market, has entered into an agreement to acquire Marketmedia Oy, which is the largest supplier of Digital Signage in Finland.
buyer: ZetaDisplay AB (OM:ZETA:$45.75)
ZetaDisplay is a leading supplier of Digital Signage to major chains in the retailing and service sectors of the European market. The head office is in Sweden and there are sales offices located in Denmark, Norway, Finland, Estonia and the Netherlands. "
target: Market Media Oy
Marketmedia Oy is the largest supplier of Digital Signage in Finland. Marketmedia has a strong position within retail and a leading position within the gaming market, where the company has implemented extensive installations for Veikkaus (the Finnish national betting agency).
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$2.27
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$4
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closed 1/12/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Perk International Inc., acquired Tech 9 Inc.

synopsis: Perk International Inc., a development stage company, focused on operating as an e-commerce marketplace that connects merchants to consumers, is pleased to announce it has acquired Tech9 Inc., a fully integrated, Canadian based, Digital out of Home advertising firm.
buyer: Perk International Inc.
Perk International Inc., a development stage company, focuses on operating as an e-commerce marketplace that connects merchants to consumers. It intends to provide daily deals/coupons to consumers on consumer items, restaurant dining, and consumer services through its Website usellisave.com. "
target parent: Broadcast Live Digital Corp.
target: Tech 9 Inc.
Tech9 is a fully integrated, Canadian based, Digital out of Home advertising firm. They are a value added channel partner and reseller of commercial grade hardware (Media PC's, Monitors & Accessories) along with digital signage software.
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on offer 7/17/2013 via

Cineplex Entertainment LP, offer to acquire EK3 Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Cineplex Inc. announced its offer to purchase EK3 Technologies Inc. EK3 designs, installs, manages and consults on some of the largest digital merchandising networks in North America, with networks viewed by more than 1.8 billion shoppers annually.
buyer: Cineplex Entertainment LP (CGX:$1,228.83)
Cineplex Inc. is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada and owns, leases or has a joint-venture interest in 130 theatres with 1,359 screens serving approximately 70 million guests annually. "
target: EK3 Technologies Inc.
EK3 is a full-service In-Store Digital Merchandising provider operating internationally. EK3 specializes in SaaS-based solutions, deployment and technical services, strategic planning, content creation and media sales.
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$37
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$26
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closed 3/1/2012 via BusinessWire

VeriFone, Inc., acquired LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.

synopsis: VeriFone Systems, Inc., the global leader in secure electronic payment solutions, announced the acquisition of LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc., the provider of a digital marketing system designed to increase sales for convenience stores.
buyer: VeriFone, Inc. (PAY:$2,000.46)
VeriFone Systems, Inc. is the global leader in secure electronic payment solutions. VeriFone provides expertise, solutions and services that add value to the point of sale with merchant-operated, consumer-facing and self-service payment systems. "
target: LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.
LIFT Retail Marketing Technology is a provider of a digital marketing system designed to increase sales for convenience stores. They developed and market the LIFT Station, a network-connected digital marketing hub that integrates with leading point-of-sale systems.
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closed 6/10/2010 via BNC Analysis

Fluid Media Networks, Inc., acquired Mood Media

synopsis: Mood Media, which provides digital signage as well as music, radio and scent to retailers, has been acquired by Canada’s Fluid Music for €160m.
buyer: Fluid Media Networks, Inc. (TSX:MM:$465.27)
Fluid Music is a private label music aggregation and distribution company. Fluid Music's operating platform is comprised of a unique and diverse portfolio of complimentary music service applications. Fluid Music provides digital music programming and broadcasting services on a subscription basis. "
target: Mood Media
The Mood Media Group SA, based in Luxemburg, is the No.1 international provider of sensorial marketing solutions throughout Europe, Asia and Australia.
price ($mm)
$193
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$120
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$29
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6.8x
closed 1/2/2008 via PR Newswire

Focus Media Holding Limited, acquired CGEN Technology Company

synopsis: Focus Media Holding Limited China's largest digital media group, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of CGEN Technology Company Limited.
buyer: Focus Media Holding Limited (FMCN:$927.50)
Focus Media Holding Limited is China's leading multi-platform digital media company, operating the largest out-of-home advertising network in China using audiovisual digital displays, based on the number of locations and number of flat-panel television displays in our network. "
target: CGEN Technology Company
CGEN Technology Company Limited operates screens in 255 hypermarkets including those owned by French retail giant Carrefour.
price ($mm)
$374
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$34
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$11
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11.0x
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closed 5/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Basha

synopsis: Montreal-based Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, has acquired its trusted affiliate Marketing Sensorial México (MSM), the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. MSM specializes in digital signage content production, in-store music, and the sale and/or lease of audio and visual equipment.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, 4K UHD television channels, and more. "
target: Basha
Marketing Sensorial México, doing business as Basha, is the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. Basha creates unique immersive experiences through audiovisual environments and music, transcending conventional limits to face the new challenges of technology and human connection.
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closed 5/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Basha

synopsis: Montreal-based Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, has acquired its trusted affiliate Marketing Sensorial México (MSM), the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. MSM specializes in digital signage content production, in-store music, and the sale and/or lease of audio and visual equipment.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, 4K UHD television channels, and more. "
target: Basha
Marketing Sensorial México, doing business as Basha, is the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. Basha creates unique immersive experiences through audiovisual environments and music, transcending conventional limits to face the new challenges of technology and human connection.
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closed 1/27/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Chatter Research

synopsis: Stingray, a leading music, media, and technology company, is acquiring Chatter Research, a Toronto-based leader in the design, development, and implementation of AI driven real-time customer feedback solutions for retail and hospitality businesses. The company’s combination of free-text chats and machine learning captures unique customer insights.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, 101 radio stations, digital signage, in-store music, and more. "
target: Chatter Research
Chatter Research is a Toronto-based leader in the design, development, and implementation of AI driven real-time customer feedback solutions for retail and hospitality businesses. The company’s combination of free-text chats and machine learning captures unique customer insights.
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announced 5/15/2019 via Company Press Release

Stingray Digital Media Group, will acquire CIXL-FM and CKYY-FM

synopsis: Stingray Group Inc. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Stingray Radio Inc., has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of CIXL-FM (Giant FM) and CKYY-FM (Country 89) in Welland, Ontario, from Wellport Broadcasting Limited/RB Communications Ltd. Giant FM broadcasts a classic rock format, and Country 89 broadcasts country music.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray Digital Media Group is the world-leading provider of multi-platform music and video services as well as digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. "
target: CIXL-FM and CKYY-FM
CIXL-FM (Giant FM) and CKYY-FM (Country 89) are sister radio stations based out of Welland, Ontario, Canada. Giant FM broadcasts a classic rock format, and Country 89 broadcasts country music.
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announced 1/7/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, will purchase CHOO-FM from Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.

synopsis: Stingray Group Inc. is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Stingray Radio Inc., has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of CHOO-FM in Drumheller, Alberta, from Golden West Broadcasting Ltd. CHOO-FM is a radio station that broadcasts an adult contemporary format at 99.5 FM.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray Group Inc. is a leading music, media, and technology company. Stingray provides curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio TV channels, more than 100 radio licences, SVOD content, 4K UHD TV channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps. "
seller: Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.
CHOO-FM is a Canadian radio station that broadcasts an adult contemporary format in Drumheller, Alberta. The station is branded as 99.5 Drum FM. The station is Drumheller's first and only FM radio station.
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closed 10/24/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired DJ-Matic

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a world-leading provider of music and video services has announced that it has acquired DJ-Matic. DJ-Matic is a music entertainment company and a provider of in-store media solutions involving music, video, digital signage and more.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services as well as digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. "
target: DJ-Matic
DJ-Matic is a music company for entertainment multimedia in the hospitality market. They can provide media solutions involving music, music videos and personalized visual content in industries including bars and pubs, retail stores, restaurants, hotels, and fitness centers.
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closed 8/2/2018 via BNC Analysis

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Novramedia Inc.

synopsis: Stingray, the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services, has acquired Novramedia, a Toronto-based leader in the design, development, and implementation of digital media solutions. Novramedia specializes in digital signage. The company designs and develops solutions that are targeted to their client's needs and budget.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services, and digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. Its services include audio television channels, premium television channels, and more. "
target: Novramedia Inc.
Founded in 2006, Novramedia is a Toronto-based leader in the design, development, and implementation of digital media solutions. Novramedia specializes in digital signage. The company designs and develops solutions that are targeted to their client's needs and budget.
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announced 5/2/2018 via BNC Analysis

Stingray Digital Media Group, will acquire Newcap Radio

synopsis: Newfoundland Capital, which owns and operates broadcaster Newcap Radio, says it has signed a definitive agreement with Stingray, which would acquire all of its issued and outstanding shares. Newcap Radio is one of Canada’s leading radio broadcasters with 101 broadcast licences (72 radio stations and 29 repeating signals) across Canada.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services, and digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. Its services include audio television channels, premium television channels, and more. "
target: Newcap Radio (TSX:NCC.A:$128.79)
Newcap Radio is one of Canada’s leading radio broadcasters with 101 broadcast licences (72 radio stations and 29 repeating signals) across Canada. The Company reaches millions of listeners each week through a variety of formats and is a recognized industry leader in radio programming.
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$132
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$41
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9.6x
closed 1/3/2018 via Berkery

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Qello Concerts

synopsis: Stingray announced that it has acquired the assets of New-York based Qello Concerts, the world's leading over-the-top (OTT) streaming service for full-length, on-demand concerts and music documentaries - reaching users in more than 160 countries.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target: Qello Concerts
Qello Concerts is the world's leading over-the-top (OTT) streaming service for full-length, on-demand concerts and music documentaries - reaching users in more than 160 countries.
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closed 7/31/2017 via Market Wire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired SMA Entertainment

synopsis: Stingray, a leading business-to-business multiplatform music provider, announced that it has concluded the acquisiton of Satellite Music Australia PTY Ltd. (SMA), a subsidiary of Macquarie Media Operations PTY Limited (MRN) and a leading Australian provider of in-store media solutions servicing more than 2,200 locations.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target parent: Fairfax Media Ltd.
target: SMA Entertainment
Satellite Music Australia PTY Ltd. (SMA) is a leading Australian provider of in-store media solutions servicing more than 2,200 locations. SMA Entertainment is a B2B content provider of audio and visual solutions, complimenting and enhancing the aesthetic that businesses want for themselves.
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closed 5/26/2017 via Company Press Release

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired C Music Entertainment Ltd.

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music provider, announced that it has acquired C Music Entertainment Ltd. ("C Music TV"), a London-based, multi-award-winning satellite and cable television channel dedicated to classical, crossover, and cinematic music videos.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target: C Music Entertainment Ltd.
C Music Entertainment Ltd. ("C Music TV") is a London-based, multi-award-winning satellite and cable television channel dedicated to classical, crossover, and cinematic music videos. C Music TV is distributed through pay TV, satellite, IPTV and mobile providers in 105 countries.
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closed 5/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Yokee Music Ltd

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multi-platform music provider, announced that it has acquired Israel-based Yokee Music LTD, creator of the Yokee app. Yokee enables users to search for songs on YouTube; sing, record, and share their version of their favorite songs; and listen to their friends’ performances.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target: Yokee Music Ltd
Yokee Music is the creator of Yokee, an app that turns iPhones into karaoke microphones. Their platform enables mobile users to search for songs from the unlimited catalog of videos on YouTube; sing, record, and share their version of their favorite songs; and listen to their friends’ performances.
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closed 3/3/2017 via Market Wire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired NatureVision TV

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music provider, has acquired NatureVision TV, a 24/7 channel available online and on television. NatureVision TV's cataloge of hundred of hours of exceptionally soothing nature programs brings home the world's most beautiful places through the brilliance of HD and 4K video.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target: NatureVision TV
NatureVision TV is a 24/7 channel available online and on television. that has a cataloge of hundred of hours of exceptionally soothing nature programs brings home the world's most beautiful places through the brilliance of HD and 4K video.
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closed 1/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Classica GmbH

synopsis: Canadian digital entertainment group Stingray Digital has acquired the pay TV channel Classica from Beta Film CEO Jan Mojto’s classical music subsidary Unitel. Launched in 1996, Classica presents operas, ballets and concerts from some of the world’s most renowned opera houses, concert halls and music festivals.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target parent: Unitel GmbH & Co.KG
target: Classica GmbH
Classica is the worldwide leading pay TV channel for classical music, dedicated to audiovisual productions of the highest artistic and technical level. Launched in 1996, Classica presents the best operas, concerts, dance performances and documentaries from the world's most renowned concert halls.
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announced 6/21/2016 via Company Press Release

Stingray Digital Media Group, will purchase JuiceBox, MuchLoud, MuchRetro & MuchVibe from Bell Media

synopsis: Bell Media announced that it has entered into an agreement with Montréal-based Stingray Digital Group Inc. for the sale of four of its specialty services: Juicebox, MuchLoud, MuchRetro, and MuchVibe. Bell Media creates content and builds brands that entertain, inform, engage, and inspire audiences through the platforms of their choice.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
seller parent: BCE, Inc.
seller: Bell Media
Bell Media is Canada’s premier multimedia company. JuiceBox is a music video channel devoted to kids. MuchLoud delivers the best in Alternative, Metal and Punk music videos. MuchRetro is dedicated to music videos of the '80s and '90s. MuchVibe is Canada's only all urban music TV station.
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closed 6/15/2016 via Company Press Release

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Festival 4K B.V.

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music provider, announced that it has acquired the Festival 4K television channel. Festival 4K is the leading 4K Ultra HD channel with an international customer base. Its diverse programming includes hundreds of hours of extraordinary shows and events recorded live.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale. Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target: Festival 4K B.V.
Available to more than 7 million subscribers currently under contract, Festival 4K is the leading 4K Ultra HD channel with an international customer base. Its diverse programming includes hundreds of hours of extraordinary shows and events recorded live.
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closed 2/24/2016 via Market Wire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Numedia Canada

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music and in-store solutions provider, today announced that it has acquired Nümedia. Nümedia provides intelligent media solutions to its client by enabling in-venue music, experiences, communication, engagement, and activation.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale Geared towards individuals and businesses alike, Stingray's products include: Stingray Music, Stingray Concerts, Stingray Brava, Stingray Ambiance and Stingray Karaoke. "
target: Numedia Canada
Nümedia provides “Intelligent Media Solutions” to its client by enabling In-Venue Experiences, Communication, Engagement and Activation. Nümedia’s technology allows its clients to manage and operate digital displays or in-store music through its proprietary software.
price ($mm)
$1.51
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announced 12/17/2015 via Market Wire

Stingray Digital Media Group, will acquire iConcerts

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music provider, announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Swiss-based iConcerts, a TV channel dedicated solely to live music currently distributed to more than 100 Pay-TV and OTT operators in 85 countries.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 135 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 127 countries. "
target: iConcerts
iConcerts is the first digital entertainment channel dedicated 100% to live music. The multi-media platform is available in 85 countries and in over 250 million households worldwide.
price ($mm)
$7.17
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announced 12/14/2015 via Yahoo, Inc.

Stingray Digital Media Group, will acquire Digital Music Distribution Pty. Ltd. (DMD)

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multiplatform music provider, announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Digital Music Distribution Pty. Ltd. (DMD), Australia's most important digital music services provider.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 135 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 127 countries. "
target: Digital Music Distribution Pty. Ltd. (DMD)
Digital Music Distribution (DMD) provides digital music services to the public, broadcasters and other media suppliers as well as brand partners. DMD offers linear, subscription and brand promotion services across a wide range of music catalogues.
price ($mm)
$5.74
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announced 1/10/2014 via PR Newswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, will acquire DMX, Inc.

synopsis: Stingray Digital, the worldwide leading provider of multiplatform music services, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the assets of DMX Media from Mood Media. DMX offers a full suite of music channels tailored to local tastes through Pay TV service providers in Latin America.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray Digital is a leading provider of cutting-edge applications delivering high quality music and video content on multiple platforms including Digital TV, IPTV, Internet, Mobile and Game Consoles. "
target parent: Mood Media Corporation
target: DMX, Inc.
DMX is a US provider of multi-sensory branding services, delivering services to over 100,000 locations. DMX uses music, video and digital signage, messaging, scent, and audio/visual systems to personify and enhance brands to create lasting connections that encourage customer loyalty.
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closed 8/16/2012 via BNC Analysis

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired The Karaoke Channel

synopsis: Stingray Digital is to purchase The Karaoke Channel, a television and video-on-demand service company, from Israeli Ananey Communications.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Stingray Digital is a leading provider of cutting-edge applications delivering high quality music and video content on multiple platforms including Digital TV, IPTV, Internet, Mobile and Game Consoles. "
target parent: Ananey Communications
target: The Karaoke Channel
The KARAOKE Channel offers karaoke online, for download, on mobile, on video on demand, and on smart TVs. The KARAOKE Channel is proud to deliver more than 18 000 professional quality karaoke songs in English, French, Spanish, Dutch, German and Italian.
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closed 5/6/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Basha

synopsis: Montreal-based Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, has acquired its trusted affiliate Marketing Sensorial México (MSM), the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. MSM specializes in digital signage content production, in-store music, and the sale and/or lease of audio and visual equipment.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$222.24)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, 4K UHD television channels, and more. "
target: Basha
Marketing Sensorial México, doing business as Basha, is the Mexican leader in point-of-sale marketing solutions. Basha creates unique immersive experiences through audiovisual environments and music, transcending conventional limits to face the new challenges of technology and human connection.
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closed 4/21/2021 via PR Newswire

Songtradr, acquired Pretzel Rocks

synopsis: Songtradr, the world's largest B2B music licensing marketplace, has acquired Pretzel, the world's first platform to provide stream-safe music for livestreamers. In addition to solving live streaming monetization, Pretzel offers rights holders such as artists and labels exposure to millions of new, highly engaged listeners through live broadcasts.
buyer: Songtradr
Songtradr is the largest B2B music licensing marketplace in the world, providing music creators and rights owners with a complete tech-enabled solution for rights management and monetization while providing B2B music users with highly-efficient, AI guided access to music. "
target: Pretzel Rocks
Pretzel is the first music streaming service fully licensed for live stream content creators on platforms such as Twitch and YouTube. Pretzel develops technology that solves the complexities of multi-party music licensing while paying royalties efficiently and transparently to rights holders.
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closed 4/21/2021 via PR Newswire

Songtradr, acquired Pretzel Rocks

synopsis: Songtradr, the world's largest B2B music licensing marketplace, has acquired Pretzel, the world's first platform to provide stream-safe music for livestreamers. In addition to solving live streaming monetization, Pretzel offers rights holders such as artists and labels exposure to millions of new, highly engaged listeners through live broadcasts.
buyer: Songtradr
Songtradr is the largest B2B music licensing marketplace in the world, providing music creators and rights owners with a complete tech-enabled solution for rights management and monetization while providing B2B music users with highly-efficient, AI guided access to music. "
target: Pretzel Rocks
Pretzel is the first music streaming service fully licensed for live stream content creators on platforms such as Twitch and YouTube. Pretzel develops technology that solves the complexities of multi-party music licensing while paying royalties efficiently and transparently to rights holders.
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announced 3/5/2021 via BNC Analysis

Square, Inc., will acquire Tidal Music

synopsis: Square Inc. is acquiring majority stake in Tidal, a subscription-based music, podcast and video streaming service that combines lossless audio and high-definition music videos with exclusive content and special features on music. Tidal was launched in 2014.
buyer: Square, Inc. (NYSE:SQ:$9,497.58)
Square builds tools to empower businesses and individuals to participate in the economy. Square is the creator of Square Reader, a device that makes it possible for anyone to accept card payments using a smartphone or tablet. "
target parent: Project Panther Bidco Ltd
target: Tidal Music
Tidal is a subscription-based music, podcast and video streaming service that combines lossless audio and high-definition music videos with exclusive content and special features on music. Tidal was launched in 2014.
price ($mm)
$297
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closed 3/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

ZetaDisplay AB, acquired Nordland Systems

synopsis: ZetaDisplay has acquired Nordland Systems GmbH, a leading Digital Signage integrator on the German market. Founded in 1987, the company is focused on complex Digital Signage installations for a demanding high profile customer base. Nordland-Systems is based in Ahrensburg close to Hamburg in Northern Germany.
buyer: ZetaDisplay AB (OM:ZETA:$45.75)
Sweden-based ZetaDisplay provides visual communication solutions to influence behavior in a physical store or office environment. ZetaDisplay offers concept development software programming and deployment, as well as technical contracted services. "
target: Nordland Systems
Nordland Systems GmbH is a leading Digital Signage integrator on the German market. Founded in 1987, the company is focused on complex Digital Signage installations for a demanding high profile customer base. Nordland-Systems is based in Ahrensburg close to Hamburg in Northern Germany.
price ($mm)
$4.54
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
10.3x
closed 2/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Trailhead Media, acquired Wingate Media Group

synopsis: Trailhead Media, a company focused on acquiring out of home media businesses, has acquired Wingate Media Group, a family-owned indoor digital billboard advertising company in Tennessee. Wingate Media offers indoor digital TV screens that help small businesses make themselves known.
buyer: Trailhead Media
Trailhead Media is a company focused on acquiring out of home media businesses. Trailhead Media has acquired out of home companies in Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee. Their companies include Cox Media, InsiteMediacom, Leslie Outdoor, and Spartan Outdoor. "
target: Wingate Media Group
Wingate Media Group is a family-owned indoor digital billboard advertising company in Tennessee. Wingate Media offers indoor digital TV screens that help small businesses make themselves known. Their digital billboards cover Spring Hill, Thompson's Station, Franklin, and Columbia.
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closed 12/16/2020 via PR Newswire

The Jordan Company, acquired Spectrio

synopsis: The Jordan Company, L.P. has closed on its acquisition of Spectrio, LLC, a leading provider of marketing content management solutions for a variety of end markets, from affiliates of Bertram Capital Management, LLC. Spectrio is a leading provider of technology-enabled, customer engagement and content management solutions.
buyer: The Jordan Company
The Jordan Company (TJC) is a middle-market private equity firm with original capital commitments in excess of $13 billion. TJC has a 38-year track record of investing in and contributing to the growth of many businesses across a wide range of industries. "
target parent: Bertram Capital Management LLC
target: Spectrio
Spectrio is one of the nation’s leading end to end technology-enabled audio and video marketing companies, providing professional content and managed services on a monthly subscription basis.
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closed 8/25/2020 via GlobeNewswire

MelodyVR, acquired Napster

synopsis: MelodyVR is acquiring Rhapsody International, which does business as Napster. Napster is the original music service, created by music lovers for music lovers. They have a huge catalog of over 40 million tracks, with new music added every day. You can play all the music you want, as often as you want.
buyer: MelodyVR
MelodyVR is the destination for music in virtual reality. From the side of the stage, to deep in the crowd, lose yourself in a world of live performances, wherever you are. "
target parent: RealNetworks, Inc.
target: Napster
Rhapsody International, dba Napster, is the original music service, created by music lovers for music lovers. They have a huge catalog of over 40 million tracks, with new music added every day. You can play all the music you want, as often as you want.
price ($mm)[EV]
$26 [$70]
rev ($mm)
$113
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.6x
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closed 6/18/2020 via Company Press Release

Sunrise Communications AG, acquired Wilmaa AG

synopsis: Sunrise Communication, the largest non state-controlled telecommunications company in Switzerland, has acquired Wilmaa, a Swiss provider of digital (over-the-top, OTT) programming for smartphones, tablets, PCs, and TVs. The acquisition of Wilmaa allows Sunrise to use its leading technology and expertise to develop its OTT TV offers further.
buyer: Sunrise Communications AG (SWX:SRCG:$2,003.53)
Sunrise Communications is the largest non state-controlled telecommunications company in Switzerland. Sunrise serves over 3 million customers and provides mobile, Internet, TV, and landline services to private and business customers. "
target: Wilmaa AG
Wilmaa is a pioneer in web TV and provides digital (over-the-top) programming for smartphones, tablets, PCs, and TVs in Switzerland. Wilmaa offers free and tier subscription services with the ability to stream live or record over 260 channels on virtually any device.
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closed 12/31/2019 via Company Press Release

10net Group, acquired Unified Brand

synopsis: 10net Group has acquired Unified Brand, a provider of unique, custom digital signage and content channels in out-of-home locations. With the acquisition, the 10net Group will be able to provide end-to-end services and solutions, such as creating custom channel content to procuring, installing, and managing hardware and software.
buyer: 10net Group
10net Group is a collection of companies offering experiential digital signage solutions, including design and creative services, experience development and managed services. 10net creates unique, memorable experiences for companies, as well as offering multi-location systems that can be customized."
target: Unified Brand
Unified Brand builds and deploys unique, custom digital signage and content channels in out-of-home locations as a focused and cost-effective alternative to broadcast television. Unified Brand's various platforms help unify brands across multiple forms of media channels.
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closed 2/7/2020 via BusinessWire

Loop Media, Inc. merged with Interlink Plus, Inc.,

synopsis: Interlink Plus, Inc., a professional Trade Show Services provider, has completed its merger with Loop Media, Inc., an innovative premium streaming media company based in Burbank, CA that builds products and solutions for both businesses and consumers.
buyer: Interlink Plus, Inc. (OTCPK:ITRK:$0.04)
InterLink Plus is a professional Trade Show Services provider in Las Vegas offering a wide array of affordable trade show services including staffing, marketing, booth design and set up. "
target: Loop Media, Inc. (OTCPK:LPTV:$3.38)
Loop Media, Inc., is an innovative premium streaming media company building products and solutions for both businesses and consumers. Loop Media is based in Burbank, CA.
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announced 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

XTD Limited, will acquire AdLine LLC

synopsis: XTD, a stand-alone digital transit media company, will be acquiring Adline, a provider of an out-of-home integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences.
buyer: XTD Limited (ASX:XTD:$2.00)
Based in Australia, XTD is a stand-alone digital media channel that does not interfere with any of the existing station controls which also enables easy installation into almost any metro train network in the world, both underground or aboveground. "
target: AdLine LLC
Based in Australia, ADLINE provides indoor sport, leisure and community centres, and associations with an integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences who play for fun.
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announced 11/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ocean Outdoor UK Limited, will acquire AdCityMedia

synopsis: Ocean Outdoor has agreed to an all-cash offer to acquire AdCityMedia, a company that is active in the outdoor advertising market and is the leader of large digital format advertising in Sweden.
buyer: Ocean Outdoor UK Limited (LSE:OOUT:$96.37)
Ocean fills a unique position in the Outdoor advertising landscape, specialising only in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. Ocean creates inspirational canvases for inspirational advertising. "
target: AdCityMedia (OM:ACM:$20.60)
AdCityMedia is active in the outdoor advertising market and is the leader of large digital format advertising in Sweden. The company has about 1,500 of its own media spaces and over 3,000 digital screens that they operate.
price ($mm)[EV]
$32 [$37]
rev ($mm)
$21
EBITDA ($mm)
$5
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
8.2x
announced 10/23/2019 via Company Press Release

Areu Bros, Inc., will acquire THEA

synopsis: Areu Bros. Studios, the first major Latino owned and operated media studio in the United States, will acquire THEA, the first ever city-based over-the-top video streaming platform that showcases the story of Atlanta through the eyes of its creators, brands, and entrepreneurs.
buyer: Areu Bros, Inc.
Areu Bros. Studios is the first major Latino owned and operated media studio in the United States. ABS is a trailblazer, intersecting art and technology, ultimately merging a community of collaborators and tech forward developers all under one roof, for more focused and contained incubation. "
target parent: Metro Atlanta Chamber
target: THEA
THEA is the first ever city-based over-the-top video streaming platform. THEA showcases the story of Atlanta through the eyes of its creators, brands, and entrepreneurs. Via this platform, viewers can access exclusive short-form content that spans lifestyle and culture, business, and technology.
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closed 7/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Talon Outdoor, acquired Grand Visual

synopsis: Talon, the U.K.’s largest independent Out of Home (OOH) media specialist, has acquired Grand Visual, a UK-based outdoor creative specialist. Grand Visual helps brands to target their audience by crafting compelling stories that maximise the effective use of digital OOH.
buyer parent: Eric Newnham
buyer: Talon Outdoor
Talon Outdoor is the U.K.’s largest independent Out of Home (OOH) media specialist and a significant player in the Out of Home agency sector with a focus on delivering smarter, creative, technology-led and integrated OOH communications. "
target: Grand Visual
Grand Visual is a UK-based outdoor creative specialist. Grand Visual helps brands to target their audience by crafting compelling stories that maximise the effective use of digital OOH. Grand Visual has delivered thousands of campaigns across every digital OOH format across more than 52 markets.
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closed 7/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

EG Electronics, purchased Digital Signage Business from Leeroy

synopsis: EG Electronics, a provider of customized solutions based on electronics components and systems, has acquired Leeroy's Digital Signage business, a provider of digital signage and digital communication services using displays in stores and public areas.
buyer parent: KAMIC Group
buyer: EG Electronics
Based in Sweden, EG Electronics provides customized solutions based on electronics components and systems as well as standard products from selected manufacturers worldwide. From concept to delivery, and beyond, they offer unique and cost-effective solutions for customers with serial production. "
seller: Leeroy
Based in Sweden, Leeroy provides a fully integrated pre-order app, POS, kitchen displays, and self-service kiosk solutions for restaurants. Leeroy's digital signage business provides digital signage and digital communication services using displays in stores and public areas.
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closed 6/26/2019 via Company Press Release

Active International, acquired The Digital Gate, S.L.

synopsis: Active International, a commercial innovation company, has acquired The Digital Gate, an independent media consultancy agency in Spain. The Digital Gate offers advertising and marketing services to large companies in Spain. Their services include digital marketing strategy, SEO, social media, mobile marketing, programmatic advertising, and more.
buyer: Active International
Active International is a commercial innovation company. They increase commercial agility through industry expertise, Active Trading Model, and direct investments that allow clients to transform assets into new forms of value and deliver positive business outcomes. "
target: The Digital Gate, S.L.
The Digital Gate is an independent media consultancy agency in Spain. The Digital Gate offers advertising and marketing services to large companies in Spain. Their services include digital marketing strategy, SEO, social media, mobile marketing, programmatic advertising, digital signage and more.
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closed 5/15/2019 via Company Press Release

Trison, acquired Beaver Group

synopsis: TRISON, a worldwide leader in sensory marketing for retail areas, has acquired Beaver Group, a UK-based digital agency that specialises in digital signage, web, mobile and interactive solutions. Beaver Group creates engaging, creative bespoke solutions using cutting-edge display and interactive technologies.
buyer parent: Portobello Capital
buyer: Trison
TRISON is a worldwide leader in sensory marketing for retail areas. TRISON offers visual and sound systems, scent marketing and other bespoke solutions for the retail, car, hospitality and real estate sectors. TRISON designs and implements integral solutions that transforms the customer experience. "
target: Beaver Group
Beaver Group is a UK-based digital agency that specialises in digital signage, web, mobile and interactive solutions. Beaver Group creates engaging, creative bespoke solutions using cutting-edge display and interactive technologies.
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closed 3/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ocean Outdoor UK Limited, acquired Ngage Media

synopsis: Ocean has acquired Ngage Media, an outdoor advertising company based in the Netherlands. Ngage Media is a 100 percent pure play digital operator with 76 large full motion digital screens in 50 locations across the Randstad megalopolis.
buyer parent: Searchlight Capital Partners
buyer: Ocean Outdoor UK Limited (LSE:OOUT:$96.37)
Ocean fills a unique position in the Outdoor advertising landscape, specialising only in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. Ocean creates inspirational canvases for inspirational advertising. "
target: Ngage Media
Ngage Media is an outdoor advertising company based in the Netherlands. Ngage Media is a 100 percent pure play digital operator with 76 large full motion digital screens in 50 locations across the Randstad megalopolis.
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closed 2/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Loop Media, Inc., acquired ScreenPlay Inc.

synopsis: Loop Media, Inc., an innovative streaming media company focused on premium short-form video for businesses and consumers, announced the acquisition of ScreenPlay, Inc. ScreenPlay manages the largest library of promotional videos (video trailers music videos, TV spots & video game previews) for the entertainment industry.
buyer: Loop Media, Inc. (OTCPK:LPTV:$3.38)
Loop Media, Inc., is an innovative premium streaming media company building products and solutions for both businesses and consumers. Loop Media is based in Burbank, CA. "
target: ScreenPlay Inc.
ScreenPlay manages the largest library of promotional videos (video trailers music videos, TV spots & video game previews) for the entertainment industry. They provided streaming video services for Music Labels, Hollywood Studios, Theaters and Retailers/e-tailers in the USA and around the world.
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Adtower Digital Media

EYE Corp Media

Mood Media Corporation

VS Networks

Passman

Carlipa Systems SA

Impactmedia

make sense media Sp. z o.o.

LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.

Access1 Media

IZ-ON Media

MagicInk Interactive LLC

Market Media Oy

Tech 9 Inc.

EK3 Technologies Inc.

LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.

Mood Media

CGEN Technology Company

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Basha

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Basha

Chatter Research

CIXL-FM and CKYY-FM

Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.

DJ-Matic

Novramedia Inc.

Newcap Radio

Qello Concerts

SMA Entertainment

C Music Entertainment Ltd.

Yokee Music Ltd

NatureVision TV

Classica GmbH

Bell Media

Festival 4K B.V.

Numedia Canada

iConcerts

Digital Music Distribution Pty. Ltd. (DMD)

DMX, Inc.

The Karaoke Channel

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Basha

Pretzel Rocks

Pretzel Rocks

Tidal Music

Nordland Systems

Wingate Media Group

Spectrio

Napster

Wilmaa AG

Unified Brand

Loop Media, Inc.

AdLine LLC

AdCityMedia

THEA

Grand Visual

Leeroy

The Digital Gate, S.L.

Beaver Group

Ngage Media

ScreenPlay Inc.

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Ticker: OM:ZETA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZetaDisplay AB
ZetaDisplay is a leading supplier of Digital Signage to major chains in the retailing and service sectors of the European market. The head office is in Sweden and there are sales offices located in Denmark, Norway, Finland, Estonia and the Netherlands.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$45.75
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.52
EBIT ($mm)
$0.43
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
160
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Ticker: OTCPK:CREX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Creative Realities, LLC
Creative Realities, LLC
Creative Realities, founded in 1998 with headquarters in New York, is a well-known and trusted marketing technology company providing solutions to enhance the 21st century shopping experience. The Company provides a suite of tools and services for retailers, venue operators and their brand partners.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$18.96
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.20)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.54)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
100
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Ticker: WSE:IMS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Internet Media Services S.A.
Internet Media Services S.A. (IMS) is a leader in providing specialized Sensory Marketing services in Poland. Having over 10 years of experience of working with media and modern technologies, IMS uses techniques which allow for creating appropriate mood and influencing the Customer.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$13.08
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.83
EBIT ($mm)
$2.89
Net Income ($mm)
$2.37
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:DVGG.D
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12 Retech Corporation
12 Retech Corporation
12 Retech's retail shopping technology seamlessly combines cutting edge digital tech and social networking to create a fun and unique shopping experience. 12 Retech fully integrates in-store, online, and mobile shopping experiences with its patented smart 12Mirrors, 12Mobile app, and 12Kiosks.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$0.53
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.68)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: CRPZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
C-Store Network Inc.
C-Store Network Inc.
Convenience TV Inc., also known as C-Store Network, is focused on the Convenience Store Industry and provides their clients with an "in-location" TV network. The Network is designed to deliver both entertaining content and targeted advertising on a demographic basis to each retail location.
year
2011
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Ticker: JASDAQ:6175
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Net Marketing Co., Ltd.
Net Marketing Co., Ltd.
Net Marketing Co.,Ltd. is a Japan-based company that provides affiliate advertising services to various businesses. The company also provides an online matchmaking and dating service through their Omiai mobile app.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$79.05
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$2.46
Net Income ($mm)
$1.58
Employees
98
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Ticker: BIT:TB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Triboo S.p.A.
Triboo S.p.A.
Triboo, public company listed on AIM, is the Digital Transformation Factory that supports clients in developing & managing their digital activities worldwide. Triboo is the "one stop solution" able to foster the digital trasformation process for its clients, through an integrated offer of services.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$75.15
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.26
EBIT ($mm)
$2.15
Net Income ($mm)
$1.97
Employees
1
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Ticker: OM:SPEQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Speqta AB
Speqta AB
Speqta is a performance marketing company in Sweden. Speqta is a digital media house that owns and operates a leading international advertising network as well as several digital products and services within the performance-based marketing of e-commerce stores.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$10.29
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.91
EBIT ($mm)
$0.30
Net Income ($mm)
$0.03
Employees
0
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Ticker: OUT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,698.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$438.90
EBIT ($mm)
$293.20
Net Income ($mm)
$160.40
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSX:RAY.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 135 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 127 countries.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$222.24
EBITDA ($mm)
$72.62
EBIT ($mm)
$48.55
Net Income ($mm)
$18.86
Employees
1200
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Ticker: SEHK:8112
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Focus Media Network Limited
Focus Media Network Limited
Focus Media Network Limited is a well-established digital ‘‘Out-of-Home’’ media company in Hong Kong and Singapore, with an operating history since April 2004.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$10.20
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.47)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.12)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
87
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Ticker: SPOT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spotify Ltd
Spotify Ltd
Spotify is a commercial music streaming service that provides digital content from a range of record labels and artists. Users can browse through the interface by artist, album, genre, playlist, record label, and direct searches.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$9,696.50
EBITDA ($mm)
($243.03)
EBIT ($mm)
($286.90)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5584
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Ticker: OUT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,698.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$438.90
EBIT ($mm)
$293.20
Net Income ($mm)
$160.40
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSX:RAY.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray Digital Media Group
Stingray is a leading business-to-business multi-platform music and in-store media solutions provider operating on a global scale, reaching an estimated 135 million Pay-TV subscribers (or households) in 127 countries.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$222.24
EBITDA ($mm)
$72.62
EBIT ($mm)
$48.55
Net Income ($mm)
$18.86
Employees
1200
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Ticker: SEHK:8112
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Focus Media Network Limited
Focus Media Network Limited
Focus Media Network Limited is a well-established digital ‘‘Out-of-Home’’ media company in Hong Kong and Singapore, with an operating history since April 2004.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$10.20
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.47)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.12)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
87
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Ticker: OTCPK:LPTV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Loop Media, Inc.
Loop Media, Inc.
Loop is the first media company focused on fully integrated 360-degree engagement of music videos and other premium short-form content by consumers and businesses. Loop improves the entire viewing experience for premium short-form content by focusing on venues and consumers.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.42)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.64)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: IWDM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Radioio, Inc.
Radioio, Inc.
Radioio, Inc. provides an internet radio platform that delivers streamed music anytime and anywhere on connected devices. RadioIO's full-service background music and messaging ecosystem supports large franchise businesses and other vertical markets.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$1.64
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.87)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.95)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:VNUE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VNUE, Inc.
VNUE, Inc., is a music technology company dedicated to further monetizing the live music experience for artists, labels, writers, publishers, and stakeholders by leveraging automation technology in the instant live space. VNUE has a trifecta of solutions that will revolutionize the music business.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.04
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.09)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: OTCPK:LIVX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LivexLive Media
LivexLive Media
LiveXLive Media, Inc. is a consolidated group of media and tech assets, including the LiveXLive platform, which is one of the world's only premium internet streaming networks devoted to live music and music-related video content.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$54.07
EBITDA ($mm)
($19.70)
EBIT ($mm)
($27.93)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
76
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Ticker: OM:ZETA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZetaDisplay AB
ZetaDisplay is a leading supplier of Digital Signage to major chains in the retailing and service sectors of the European market. The head office is in Sweden and there are sales offices located in Denmark, Norway, Finland, Estonia and the Netherlands.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$45.75
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.52
EBIT ($mm)
$0.43
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
160
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Ticker: OTCPK:CREX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Creative Realities, LLC
Creative Realities, LLC
Creative Realities, founded in 1998 with headquarters in New York, is a well-known and trusted marketing technology company providing solutions to enhance the 21st century shopping experience. The Company provides a suite of tools and services for retailers, venue operators and their brand partners.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$18.96
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.20)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.54)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
100
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Ticker: WSE:IMS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Internet Media Services S.A.
Internet Media Services S.A. (IMS) is a leader in providing specialized Sensory Marketing services in Poland. Having over 10 years of experience of working with media and modern technologies, IMS uses techniques which allow for creating appropriate mood and influencing the Customer.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$13.08
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.83
EBIT ($mm)
$2.89
Net Income ($mm)
$2.37
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:DVGG.D
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
12 Retech Corporation
12 Retech Corporation
12 Retech's retail shopping technology seamlessly combines cutting edge digital tech and social networking to create a fun and unique shopping experience. 12 Retech fully integrates in-store, online, and mobile shopping experiences with its patented smart 12Mirrors, 12Mobile app, and 12Kiosks.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$0.53
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.68)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ENXTPA:DEC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
JCDecaux
JCDecaux
JCDecaux SA is the number one outdoor advertising company worldwide. The inventor of the “street furniture” concept, JCDecaux is the only company worldwide to focus exclusively on outdoor advertising and develop activities in all three segments: street furniture, transport advertising and billboard.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$3,548.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$601.61
EBIT ($mm)
$296.37
Net Income ($mm)
$226.10
Employees
11772
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Ticker: OTCPK:IHRT.Q
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iHeartMedia, Inc.
iHeartMedia, Inc.
iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies. The company specializes in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, social, live events, on-demand entertainment and information services for local communities.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,038.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$442.84
EBIT ($mm)
$48.38
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
11400
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Ticker: CCO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc.
Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc.
Clear Channel Outdoor is one of the world’s largest outdoor advertising companies, reaching people in more than 30 countries across North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,683.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$567.53
EBIT ($mm)
$258.20
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5900
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