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closed 6/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired ZipLine

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics, and Marketing Cloud solutions, has acquired ZipLine, the industry leader for Automated Clearing House payment and provider of mobile payment technology. The acquisition strengthens the PDI Marketing Cloud Platform giving businesses everything they need in a loyalty solution.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
PDI helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations, and unify their business across the entire value chain. "
target: ZipLine
ZipLine helps merchants build consumer loyalty and market share with custom debit payment, rewards, and gift card programs. With a single platform for personalized rewards and branded debit payment, ZipLine’s clients strengthen their consumer relationships while saving on interchange fees.
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closed 12/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

Zucchetti Group SPA, acquired Amilon Srl

synopsis: The Zucchetti Group, one of the most important Italian companies in the IT sector, has acquired 51% of Amilon, the first company in Italy to have digitized gift cards. Amilon is a technology driven company. In the gift card market, Amilon is a processor and a channel for the leading European merchants. They are based in Italy.
buyer: Zucchetti Group SPA
Zucchetti Group is one of the most important Italian companies in the IT sector. Zucchetti offers a range of products that is unmatched in Italy and Europe, allowing customers to gain major competitive advantages and to rely on a single partner for all their IT needs. "
target: Amilon Srl
Amilon is a technology driven company. In the gift card market, Amilon is a processor and a channel for the leading European merchants. They are based in Italy.
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announced 3/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Pine Labs Private Limited, will acquire Qwikcilver Solutions Private Limited

synopsis: Pine Labs, a leading merchant platform company in India, will acquire Qwikcilver, a provider of gift cards and stored value solutions for retail and corporate customers in India. Qwikcilver enables businesses of all sizes to offer more engaging options to their end-customers. The company offers pre-paid cards, gift cards, discount cards, and more.
buyer: Pine Labs Private Limited
Pine Labs is a leading merchant platform company in India. Pine Labs enables businesses to accept all forms of payments with flexibility, speed, and security. Their cloud-based platform powers over 330,000 point-of-sale terminals and processes over 550 million digital transactions every year. "
target: Qwikcilver Solutions Private Limited
Qwikcilver is a provider of gift cards and stored value solutions for retail and corporate customers in India. Qwikcilver enables businesses of all sizes to offer more engaging options to their end-customers. The company offers pre-paid cards, gift cards, e-promotion cards, discount cards, and more.
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closed 2/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Stored Value Solutions, acquired Buyatab Online Inc

synopsis: Stored Value Solutions (SVS), a leader in gift card processing and program management, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Buyatab, a leading international provider of online gift card solutions. 
buyer parent: FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
buyer: Stored Value Solutions
As a leading prepaid provider, Stored Value Solutions ("SVS") manages more than 700 hundred million card products and processes over 1.5 billion transactions annually. SVS partners with top retailers to offer stored value solutions and effectively drive behaviors that will lead to business success. "
target: Buyatab Online Inc
Buyatab is a leading supplier of advanced online gift card infrastructure, technology and marketing services for leading brands. Buyatab provides online gift card services to clients in a wide variety of sectors, including retail, hospitality, restaurant, online shopping, hotel and others.
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closed 7/6/2018 via BNC Analysis

EML Payments, acquired PerfectCard DAC

synopsis: EML Payments has acquired 74.9 per cent of Irish fintech Perfectcard DAC. Established in 2006, Perfectcard was founded to provide gift cards to Irish shopping malls. In 2010, the company expanded its suite of products to include employee reward tools.
buyer: EML Payments (ASX:EML:$66.36)
With payment solutions from EML, customers will be empowered with more control, transparency and flexibility over their payment processes. Their combined portfolio offers innovative payment technology solutions for payouts, gifts, incentives, rewards, and supplier payments. "
target: PerfectCard DAC
Established in 2006, Perfectcard was founded to provide gift cards to Irish shopping malls. In 2010, the company expanded its suite of products to include employee reward tools. Perfectcard also launched Pecan, a company expense tool that allows companies to manage budgets in real time.
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closed 6/5/2018 via PR Newswire

InComm, acquired Gift Card Impressions

synopsis: InComm, a leading prepaid product and payments technology company, announced that it has acquired Kansas City-based Gift Card Impressions ("GCI"). GCI provides innovative gift card packaging and digital gifting solutions to physical and online retailers.
buyer: InComm
Leveraging deep integrations into retailers' point-of-sale systems, InComm provides connectivity to a variety of service providers that allow consumers to conduct everyday business at more than 500,000 points of retail distribution. "
target: Gift Card Impressions
Gift Card Impressions ("GCI") is a gift card industry leader providing engagement and gifting solutions to leading retailers, gift card brands and corporations. They are based in Kansas City, Missouri.
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closed 8/5/2013 via BusinessWire

Clutch, acquired ProfitPoint, Inc.

synopsis: Clutch, the mobile commerce company focused on the convergence of e-gifting, loyalty programs and merchant rewards announced that it has acquired ProfitPoint, a leading supplier of loyalty and gift programs.
buyer: Clutch
Clutch provides the only mobile platform that unites shopping, loyalty programs and gifting, delivering the most relevant offers to consumers and the most targeted customers to merchants. "
target: ProfitPoint, Inc.
ProfitPoint is an innovative provider of multi-dimensional loyalty, rewards and gift card programs to retailers globally. ProfitPoint provides highly-targeted, customized programs based on very specific customer behaviors that in turn drive a desired customer response.
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announced 7/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Paysafe Group, will acquire Openbucks

synopsis: Paysafe, a leading specialized payments platform, announced its acquisition of US-based payment technology company, Openbucks, an alternative payment gateway that enables online merchants to accept cash and retailer gift cards as a form of payment from their consumers who do not use bank accounts or credit cards to transact online.
buyer: Paysafe Group (LSE:PAYS:$871.19)
UK-based Paysafe is a leading specialised payments platform. Its core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet, card issuing, and online cash solutions. "
target: Openbucks
Openbucks is an alternative payment gateway that enables online merchants to accept cash and retailer gift cards as a form of payment from their consumers who do not use bank accounts or credit cards to transact online.
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announced 5/20/2019 via PR Newswire

EML Payments, will acquire Flex-e-Card Limited

synopsis: EML Payments Limited, a global provider of payment solutions, will acquire Flex-e-Card Limited, a market leading shopping mall gift card provider in the UK. Flex-e-card offers a comprehensive end-to-end gift card management solution that helps shopping centres increase their brand awareness.
buyer: EML Payments (ASX:EML:$66.36)
EML is a global provider of payment solutions. EML empowers customers with more control, transparency and flexibility over their payment processes. Their combined portfolio offers innovative payment technology solutions for payouts, gifts, incentives, rewards, and supplier payments. "
target: Flex-e-Card Limited
Flex-e-card is a market leading shopping mall gift card provider in the UK. Flex-e-card offers a comprehensive end-to-end gift card management solution that helps shopping centres increase their brand awareness. Flex-e-card serves 226 shopping centres across the UK, Europe and United Arab Emirates.
price ($mm)
$22
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$5
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$2
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closed 9/30/2018 via PR Web

Givex Corporation, acquired ValuAccess

synopsis: Givex, the global cloud-based customer engagement solution that streamlines end-to-end business operations, has acquired ValuAccess Hong Kong Limited, a full-service provider of branded gift card and loyalty programs in the Asia Pacific region.
buyer: Givex Corporation
Givex is a global cloud-based customer engagement solution that streamlines end-to-end business operations. Givex offers omnichannel POS, gift card, loyalty and stored value ticketing solutions. GiveX helps their clients better understand, reward and entice their customers. "
target: ValuAccess
ValuAccess is a full-service provider of branded gift card and loyalty programs in the Asia Pacific region. ValuAccess’ full service solution includes all the necessary technical and operational support to enable the operation of combined or stand alone gift card and loyalty programmes.
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closed 7/31/2016 via PR Newswire

InComm, purchased Prepaid Distribution Business from ValuAccess

synopsis: InComm, a leading prepaid product and transaction services company, announced it has acquired the Hong Kong prepaid distribution business of ValuAccess, a leading provider of stored value programs, loyalty programs and transaction processing to Asian retailers.
buyer: InComm
InComm is a leading global technology enabled network facilitating prepaid commerce and technology solution services. They have established an omnichannel commerce network that connects their distribution partners with their products and services partners and consumers. "
seller: ValuAccess
The acquisition includes the Hong Kong prepaid distribution business of ValuAccess. ValuAccess provides creative branded stored value, gift card and loyalty programs for the fast-growing Asia Pacific market.
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announced 4/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Deluxe Corporation, will acquire First American Payment Systems

synopsis: Deluxe, a growth engine for small businesses and financial institutions, is acquiring First American Payments Systems, a privately-owned large-scale payment processor that facilitates payments in-store and online.
buyer: Deluxe Corporation (DLX:$1,790.78)
Deluxe Corp. is a growth engine for small businesses and financial institutions. Millions of business customers access Deluxe’s products and services, including customized checks, as well as website development and hosting, email marketing, social media, search engine optimization and logo design. "
target: First American Payment Systems
First American is a privately-owned large-scale payment processor that facilitates payments in-store and online. It provides tools and solutions to merchants and partners that help people navigate the various payment channels.
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$960
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announced 10/30/2020 via PR Newswire

Alliance Data Systems, Inc., will acquire Bread

synopsis: Alliance Data Systems Corporation, a leading provider of data-driven marketing, loyalty and payment solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bread, a technology-driven digital payments company offering an omnichannel solution for retailers and platform capabilities to bank partners.
buyer: Alliance Data Systems, Inc. (ADS:$4,872.50)
Alliance Data® Systems (ADS) and its combined businesses is a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions serving large, consumer-based industries. ADS creates and deploys customized solutions, enhancing the critical customer marketing experience. "
target: Bread
Bread is a technology-driven payments company that partners with retailers to personalize payment options for their customers. Bread integrates directly with retailers on their ecommerce site and gives them a single platform that lets them offer more ways to pay over time.
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closed 10/30/2020 via BusinessWire

AnaCap Financial Partners LLP, acquired Market Pay Europe

synopsis: Carrefour announced the disposal of a 60% stake in its Market Pay payments platform to AnaCap Financial Partners, a specialist investor in European financial services. Market Pay is a European payment service provider created to meet the challenges of omnichannel trade.
buyer: AnaCap Financial Partners LLP
Based in the UK, AnaCap is Europe’s largest specialist private equity investment advisor in the financial services sector. AnaCap’s funds invest in businesses with high growth potential, strong management teams and/or restructuring needs. "
target parent: Carrefour
target: Market Pay Europe
Market Pay is a European payment service provider created to meet the challenges of omnichannel trade. Thanks to its deep understanding of the payment value chain, Market Pay supports retailers in the deployment of end to end innovative and simplified payment solutions.
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closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

Paystone, acquired Swift Payments

synopsis: Paystone, a leading payments and software company, has acquired Swift Payments, a Certified Canadian Merchant Service Provider that provides Canadian businesses of all shapes and sizes with the opportunity to accept debit and credit card payments at affordable rates with an unsurpassed customer experience and complete transparency.
buyer: Paystone
Paystone is a leading payment and software company redefining the way merchants engage their customers and grow their businesses. The company's seamlessly integrated suite of automated payment processing, customer loyalty, and gift card solutions are used by brands across North America. "
target: Swift Payments
Swift Payments is a Certified Canadian Merchant Service Provider that provides Canadian businesses of all shapes and sizes with the opportunity to accept debit and credit card payments at affordable rates with an unsurpassed customer experience and complete transparency.
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announced 7/31/2020 via BusinessWire

Corsair Capital, will acquire MSTS

synopsis: Corsair Capital LLC, a private equity firm focused on business and financial services, will acquire MSTS, a global B2B payment and credit solutions provider. With the acquisition, MSTS will be better positioned to capitalize on the substantial growth opportunities in the B2B payments market while continuing to expand its technology platform.
buyer: Corsair Capital
Corsair Capital is one of the longest-standing private equity firms focused on business and financial services in Europe and North America. The firm has developed a leading practice aligning with strong management teams and co-shareholders to grow specialist businesses. "
target parent: World Fuel Services Corporation
target: MSTS
MSTS is a financial technology company, working globally with B2B companies across transportation, manufacturing, retail, and eCommerce. MSTS’ Credit as a Service solution accelerates business commerce by streamlining payments and Accounts Receivable processes.
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$300
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announced 7/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Heidelpay, will purchase Paysafe Pay Later from Paysafe Group

synopsis: Germany-based heidelpay Group will acquire Paysafe Pay Later, the deferred payments arm of the Paysafe Group. Focusing on the DACH region, Paysafe Pay Later is an omni-channel solutions provider for online and physical retailers wishing to offer white-labeled invoice and installment payment solutions, as well as bank transfers and direct debits.
buyer parent: AnaCap Financial Partners LLP
buyer: Heidelpay
Based in Heidelberg, the heidelpay Group is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative fintech service providers in Germany. heidelpay is a full-service payment service provider that covers the entire spectrum of electronic payment processing. "
seller: Paysafe Group (LSE:PAYS:$871.19)
Paysafe Pay Later is the deferred payments arm of the Paysafe Group. Paysafe Pay Later is an omnichannel provider with solutions for both online and bricks-and-mortar retailers wishing to offer white-labeled invoice and installment payment solutions, as well as bank transfers and direct debits.
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announced 4/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Ackroo Inc., will acquire BNA Smart Payments

synopsis: Ackroo Inc., a loyalty marketing, gift card and payments technology and services provider, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ackroo Canada Inc., is to acquire the software and hardware payment solutions and all related customer contracts from BNA Smart Payments Ltd., a payment processing company based in Canada.
buyer: Ackroo Inc. (TSXV:AKR:$5.02)
Ackroo provides merchants of all sizes a robust, cloud based multi-currency marketing platform to help attract, engage and grow their customers while increasing their revenues and margins. They are based in Ottawa, ON, Canada. "
target: BNA Smart Payments
The acquisition includes BNA Smart Payments Ltd.'s software and hardware payment solutions and all related customer contracts representing between $35,000 and $40,000 of monthly recurring revenue spread across automotive, retail, hospitality and petroleum merchants.
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closed 3/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired Merchant Pro Express, LLC

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc. has acquired MerchantPro Express, an Independent Sales Organization providing processing services, advanced point-of-sale equipment, and merchant cash advances to businesses. The combination brings together payment solutions from Fiserv, including CoPilot, CardPointe, and Clover, with the onboarding and service of MerchantPro Express.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Merchant Pro Express, LLC
Merchant Pro Express is an Independent Sales Organization that provides processing services, advanced point-of-sale equipment, and merchant cash advances to businesses. The company leverages technology, analytics, and a consultative approach to help clients and partners to grow their businesses.
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closed 1/31/2020 via BusinessWire

Linx S.A., acquired PinPag

synopsis: Linx, a leader and specialist in retail software, announced the acquisition of PinPag. The group offers customized and disruptive installment solutions for retail services in different segments, with an outstanding leadership among dispatchers and driving schools.
buyer: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
Linx is a company in Brazil that offers ERP and POS management software to the retail sector. The company offers specific solutions for a variety of businesses, these include gas stations, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, electronics, home decor, and more. "
target: PinPag
PinPag, specialized in products and services for means of payment, offers customized installment solutions for retail services in different segments, with an outstanding leadership among dispatchers and driving schools. Founded in 2006, it has 90 employees. They are based in Brazil.
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$33
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$17
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closed 6/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired ZipLine

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics, and Marketing Cloud solutions, has acquired ZipLine, the industry leader for Automated Clearing House payment and provider of mobile payment technology. The acquisition strengthens the PDI Marketing Cloud Platform giving businesses everything they need in a loyalty solution.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
PDI helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations, and unify their business across the entire value chain. "
target: ZipLine
ZipLine helps merchants build consumer loyalty and market share with custom debit payment, rewards, and gift card programs. With a single platform for personalized rewards and branded debit payment, ZipLine’s clients strengthen their consumer relationships while saving on interchange fees.
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closed 7/8/2019 via PR Newswire

ZipLine, acquired SmartClixx

synopsis: ZipLine, a leading mobile payment and rewards technology platform, announced that it has acquired SmartClixx, a gift card payment platform. With its acquisition of SmartClixx, ZipLine officially enters the gift card space, complementing its existing consumer payments and loyalty capabilities.
buyer: ZipLine
For more than 13 years, ZipLine has led marketplace adoption of private label debit products and services. They work with hundreds of retail chains, helping them manage their card and mobile payment programs. "
target: SmartClixx
SmartClixx works with many of the world's largest retailers in the highly competitive stored value card industry. Their solution is installed in over 30 retail chains. Their clients process over $1 Billion of stored value card transactions annually through more than 100,000 point-of-sale terminals.
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closed 4/28/2021 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired GasBuddy

synopsis: PDI has acquired GasBuddy, a mobile app used by drivers to find and share real-time fuel prices. With this acquisition, PDI extends its capabilities in direct-to-consumer delivery of promotional offers and communications, and engagement of consumers in convenience store and petroleum loyalty rewards programs.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations, and unify their business across the entire value chain. "
target: GasBuddy
GasBuddy is the travel and navigation app used by more North American drivers to save money on gas than any other. The GasBuddy app generates fuel pricing information on 150,000 stations across North America, enables reviews of facilities, and supports wayfinding.
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closed 12/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired Cybera, Inc.

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of leading enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, announced that it has acquired Cybera Inc., a leading providers of managed security solutions to protect customers against cybersecurity threats.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
PDI helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations, and unify their business across the entire value chain. "
target: Cybera, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations and unify their business across the entire value chain.
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closed 12/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired ControlScan Inc.

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of leading enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, announced that it has acquired ControlScan Managed Security Services (MSS); a leading providers of managed security solutions to protect customers against cybersecurity threats.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations and unify their business across the entire value chain. "
target: ControlScan Inc.
ControlScan managed security and compliance solutions help secure networks and protect payment card data. Their elite cybersecurity professionals leverage best-in-class security technologies to support thousands of businesses with a single goal: To stop cyber criminals in their tracks.
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closed 6/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired ZipLine

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics, and Marketing Cloud solutions, has acquired ZipLine, the industry leader for Automated Clearing House payment and provider of mobile payment technology. The acquisition strengthens the PDI Marketing Cloud Platform giving businesses everything they need in a loyalty solution.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
PDI helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers thrive through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to grow topline revenue, optimize operations, and unify their business across the entire value chain. "
target: ZipLine
ZipLine helps merchants build consumer loyalty and market share with custom debit payment, rewards, and gift card programs. With a single platform for personalized rewards and branded debit payment, ZipLine’s clients strengthen their consumer relationships while saving on interchange fees.
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closed 1/30/2020 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired SwiftIQ

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics, and Marketing Cloud solutions for the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, has acquired SwiftIQ, provider of best-in-class analytics cloud and vendor collaboration software and services to seven of the top 20 convenience retailers as well as leading CPG brands.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: SwiftIQ
SwiftIQ provides retailers, brands, and distributors with a leading, on-demand insights and decisioning platform from the most highly granular, real-time store, customer and supply chain data to create compelling shopping experiences and maximize profitability.
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closed 5/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired CStorePro

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a global company with leading enterprise software solutions, has acquired CStorePro Technologies Inc., a provider of simple, self-provisioning and cost-effective mobile software designed to give single-store operators centralized visibility into sales, pricing and promotional data with real-time dashboards.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: CStorePro
StorePro Technologies Inc. is a provider of simple, self-provisioning and cost-effective mobile software designed to give single-store operators centralized visibility into sales, pricing and promotional data with real-time dashboards.
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closed 11/14/2018 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired Outsite Networks

synopsis: PDI, a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum and logistics industries, has acquired Outsite Networks, a loyalty company that has served the U.S. convenience retail sector for over 18 years and carried out more than 6 billion transactions.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: Outsite Networks
Outsite Networks is a loyalty company that has served the U.S. convenience retail sector for over 18 years and carried out more than 6 billion transactions. AllPoints™ Rewards is a fully-integrated loyalty platform that enables retailers, manufacturers, and fuel brands to engage customers directly.
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closed 7/5/2018 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired FuelsPricing

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, announced it has acquired Inform Information Systems, Ltd, known commercially as FuelsPricing, a leading pricing and analytics solution for the fuel distribution industry.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: FuelsPricing
Inform Information Systems, known commercially as FuelsPricing, is a leading pricing and analytics solution for the fuel distribution industry. FuelsPricing’s software provides comprehensive price management solutions for fuel distributors, helping programmatically increase both volume and margin.
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closed 5/30/2018 via Company Press Release

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired DM2 Software

synopsis: PDI Software, a leading provider of software solutions to convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers, announced it has acquired DM2, a privately held company with corporate headquarters in Vancouver, Washington. DM2 provides back office enterprise resource planning (ERP) automation solutions for over 200 customers.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: DM2 Software
Founded in 1989, DM2 provides back office enterprise resource planning (ERP) automation solutions for over 200 customers. The company has been a leading supplier of technology to wholesale petroleum marketers in the U.S.
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closed 4/11/2018 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired Excentus Corporation

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a provider of enterprise software solutions, has acquired Excentus, a leading provider of loyalty and coalition marketing solutions for the U.S. retail, national brands and convenience retail segments. Excentus' SaaS loyalty platform uses data and analytics to help customers manage consumer relationships.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: Excentus Corporation
Excentus is a leading provider of loyalty and coalition marketing solutions for the U.S. retail, grocery, national brands and convenience retail segments. Their SaaS loyalty platform uses data and analytics to help customers manage consumer relationships and find new ways to increase engagement.
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closed 1/8/2018 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired TouchStar Group LLC

synopsis: PDI, a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, announced it has acquired TouchStar Group LLC, a multinational logistics automation company.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
PDI helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Over 1,200 customers trust PDI to optimize their entire operations whether they are a single site, multi-site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: TouchStar Group LLC
TouchStar is a proven leader in mobility and workforce automation. Through their FleetAtlas Framework, they provide a complete set of automation solutions that improve the efficiency and simplify the management of fleet and mobile workforces.
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closed 11/1/2017 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired WEX Fuel Management

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a provider of enterprise software solutions, has acquired WEX Fuel Management (previously TelaPoint), from WEX Inc., a provider of corporate payment solutions. WEX Fuel Management is a provider of fuel supply chain management software for companies in the fuel supply chain and petroleum distribution markets.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI") provides enterprise software and solutions to convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. Companies rely on PDI’s software for retail automation, business intelligence, financial reporting, workforce management and end-to-end fuel supply chain. "
target parent: WEX Inc.
target: WEX Fuel Management
WEX Fuel Management (previously TelaPoint) is a provider of fuel supply chain management software designed for companies throughout the fuel supply chain and petroleum distribution market. They help companies improve the efficiency of their fuel replenishment, buying and administrative operations.
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closed 4/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired DataMax Group Inc.

synopsis: PDI, a leading global provider of enterprise-class software solutions to the convenience retail and wholesale petroleum industries, announced the acquisition of DataMax Group Inc. DataMax provides convenience store back office software and services for retail fuel stores including major oil companies.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI") provides enterprise software and solutions to convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. Companies rely on PDI’s software for retail automation, business intelligence, financial reporting, workforce management and end-to-end fuel supply chain. "
target: DataMax Group Inc.
DataMax provides convenience store back office software and services for retail fuel stores including major oil companies. Their scalable software makes it easy for both multi and single store operators to improve control and manage operations more efficiently.
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closed 4/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired LOMOSOFT GmbH

synopsis: PDI, a leading global provider of enterprise-class software solutions to the convenience retail and wholesale petroleum industries, announced the acquisition of LOMOSOFT. Based in Germany, LOMOSOFT provides secondary fuel distribution customers with more than 27 years of deep logistics and carrier industry network expertise.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI") provides enterprise software and solutions to convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. Companies rely on PDI’s software for retail automation, business intelligence, financial reporting, workforce management and end-to-end fuel supply chain. "
target: LOMOSOFT GmbH
LOMOSOFT provides secondary fuel distribution customers with years of logistics and carrier industry network expertise. LOMOSOFT supplies a comprehensive planning software and mobile computing package allowing customers to achieve lower costs and increased quality.
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closed 4/4/2017 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired FireStream WorldWide Inc.

synopsis: PDI, leading global provider of enterprise-class software solutions to the convenience retail & wholesale petroleum industries, announced the acquisition of FireStream WorldWide Inc. Focused on wholesale petroleum companies, FireStream is a provider of end-to-end software for downstream & midstream jobbers, lubricant suppliers & propane marketers.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI") provides enterprise software and solutions to convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. Companies rely on PDI’s software for retail automation, business intelligence, financial reporting, workforce management and end-to-end fuel supply chain. "
target: FireStream WorldWide Inc.
Focused on wholesale petroleum companies, FireStream is a provider of end-to-end software for downstream and midstream jobbers, lubricant suppliers and propane marketers. Its focus is on wholesale, logistics and supply chain software.
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closed 1/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., purchased ERP software assets from The Pinnacle Corporation

synopsis: PDI, a leading provider of software solutions to the convenience retail and wholesale petroleum industries, announced it has acquired the enterprise resource planning (ERP) assets of The Pinnacle Corporation (Pinnacle), a privately held company with corporate headquarters in Arlington, Texas.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI"), provides software, hosted solutions and professional services to multi-unit convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. PDI's software systems include retail automation, supply-chain management, business intelligence, and more. "
seller: The Pinnacle Corporation
The Pinnacle Corporation's ERP software is a suite of automation technology solutions, that offers store daily paperwork, price book, item level inventory, and financials.
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closed 9/14/2016 via BNC Analysis

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired Intellifuel Inc.

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a provider of enterprise-class automation software systems to the convenience retail and wholesale petroleum industries, has completed the acquisition of Intellifuel Systems Inc., a provider of fuel management and logistics solutions for downstream and midstream participants in the fuel supply chain.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI"), provides software, hosted solutions and professional services to multi-unit convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. PDI's software systems include retail automation, supply-chain management, business intelligence, and more. "
target: Intellifuel Inc.
Intellifuel provides fuel management and logistics solutions to the fuel supply chain. Their solutions provide easily-mastered web-based software, excellent customer results, and a demonstrable return on investment.
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closed 5/24/2016 via PE Hub

TA Associates, acquired Professional Datasolutions, Inc.

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, announced it has completed a majority investment in Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), the leading provider of ERP software and services to the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale marketer industries.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is one of the oldest and largest growth private equity firms in the world. They invest in growing private companies in exciting industries, with the goal of helping management teams build their businesses into great companies. "
target parent: Luminate Capital Partners
target: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI"), provides software, hosted solutions and professional services to multi-unit convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. PDI's software systems include retail automation, supply-chain management, business intelligence, and more.
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closed 4/15/2015 via BNC Analysis

Luminate Capital Partners, acquired Professional Datasolutions, Inc.

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc ("PDI"), a leading provider of enterprise-class retail automation software systems to the convenience-store and foodservice industries, has announced that the PDI management team has joined with Luminate Capital Partners to acquire PDI from McLane Co. Inc.
buyer: Luminate Capital Partners
Luminate Capital Partners provides flexible capital with an emphasis on investments that allow them to take majority ownership in companies where they can partner with management teams to drive strategy and operations. "
target parent: Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
target: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc ("PDI") provides software, hosted solutions and professional services to multi-unit convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. PDI's software systems include retail automation, supply-chain management, business intelligence, financial reporting and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/24/2016 via PE Hub

TA Associates, acquired Professional Datasolutions, Inc.

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, announced it has completed a majority investment in Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), the leading provider of ERP software and services to the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale marketer industries.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is one of the oldest and largest growth private equity firms in the world. They invest in growing private companies in exciting industries, with the goal of helping management teams build their businesses into great companies. "
target parent: Luminate Capital Partners
target: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. ("PDI"), provides software, hosted solutions and professional services to multi-unit convenience retailers and wholesale petroleum marketers. PDI's software systems include retail automation, supply-chain management, business intelligence, and more.
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closed 3/3/2021 via PR Newswire

Priority Software Ltd., acquired EDEA Applied Management Consulting Ltd.

synopsis: Priority Software Ltd., a leading global provider of ERP solutions, owned by TA associates and Fortissimo Capital, announced the acquisition of Edea AMC Ltd., an Israel-based provider of an innovative UNIFIED COMMERCE solution, that enables retailers to deliver an advanced Omnichannel customer experience.
buyer parent: Fortissimo Capital
buyer: Priority Software Ltd.
Priority Software provides end-to-end business management solutions for organizations of all sizes in a wide range of industries, from a fully featured ERP platform serving multinational corporations, to small and growing businesses. "
target: EDEA Applied Management Consulting Ltd.
Founded in Israel in 2005 by Shlomit Pinkas Elkayam and Ilan Elkayam, Edea specializes in the retail and hospitality industries. Edea is known for its flagship 'OneCore' product, a headless commerce solution designed via microservices to serve all commerce's unique core business capabilities.
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announced 8/12/2020 via GlobeNewswire

StoneCo Ltd., will acquire Linx S.A.

synopsis: StoneCo Ltd., a leading provider of financial technology solutions that empower merchants to conduct commerce seamlessly across multiple channels, has signed a definitive agreement to merge its business with Linx, a leading provider of retail management software in Brazil.
buyer: StoneCo Ltd.
Stone is a leading provider of financial technology solutions that empower merchants and integrated partners to conduct electronic commerce seamlessly across in-store, online, and mobile channels. They are based in Brazil. Their businesses include Stone, Pagar.me, Mundipagg, Equals and Cappta. "
target: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
Linx are a leading cloud-based technology company in Latin America and a market leader in Brazil in terms of revenue, in the ERP and POS management software segment.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,105 [$1,049]
rev ($mm)
$155
EBITDA ($mm)
$16
EV / rev
6.8x
EV / EBITDA
64.6x
closed 7/8/2020 via Company Press Release

Total Specific Solutions, purchased Pulsen Retail from Pulsen AB

synopsis: Pulsen Retail AB, a company within the Pulsen Group that develops the retail ERP solution Harmoney and which has considerable expertise in the Swedish retail industry, was acquired by Total Specific Solutions. Pulsen Retail will be included as an independent company under the TSS umbrella of software companies within different verticals in Europe.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Total Specific Solutions
Total Specific Solutions is a Dutch provider of IT business solutions and consists of independent business units that deliver products and services to their specific vertical market segments. This market expertise is based on decades of experience. TSS is part of Constellation Software Inc. "
seller: Pulsen AB
Pulsen Retail AB is a company within the Pulsen Group that develops the retail ERP solution Harmoney and which has considerable expertise in the Swedish retail industry.
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closed 6/28/2019 via Company Press Release

Linx S.A., acquired e-Millennium

synopsis: Linx, a company in Brazil that offers ERP and POS management software to the retail sector, has acquired e-Millennium (Millennium Network), a Brazilian provider of ERP solutions for the retail industry. e-Millennium offers a SaaS solution that allows retailers to ease their day-to-day operations and increase their operational efficiency.
buyer: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
Linx is a company in Brazil that offers ERP and POS management software to the retail sector. The company offers specific solutions for a variety of businesses, these include gas stations, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, electronics, home decor, and more. "
target: e-Millennium
e-Millennium (Millennium Network) is a Brazilian provider of ERP solutions for the retail industry. e-Millennium offers a SaaS solution that allows retailers to ease their day-to-day operations and increase their operational efficiency and profitability.
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announced 7/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Kerridge Commercial Systems, will acquire Electronic Data Processing PLC

synopsis: Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS), a provider of specialist software and services, will acquire Electronic Data Processing (EDP), a UK-based supplier of software solutions for the Merchanting, Wholesale and Distribution industry. EDP's Quantum VS ERP solution offers stock control, accounts and pricing management, sales intelligence, and more.
buyer: Kerridge Commercial Systems
Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) provides specialist software, services and support to deliver fully integrated trading and business management solutions to distributive trades customers, large and small – wherever they are in the world. "
target: Electronic Data Processing PLC (LSE:EDP:$6.75)
Electronic Data Processing (EDP) is a UK-based supplier of software solutions for the Merchanting, Wholesale and Distribution industry. EDP's Quantum VS ERP solution allows businesses to be more efficient. Their solution offers stock control, pricing management, sales intelligence, and more.
price ($mm)[EV]
$15 [$7]
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
12.7x
closed 6/27/2018 via BNC Analysis

Linx S.A., acquired Digital Commerce Group

synopsis: Linx, the Brazilian technology company for retail, has announced the purchase of Digital Commerce Group (DCG Soluções), owner of EZ Commerce. Founded in 2007, Brazil-based Digital Commerce Group (DCG) has been in the e-commerce technology market for over a decade and provides e-commerce platforms.
buyer: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
Linx is a company in Brazil that offers ERP and POS management software to the retail sector. The company offers specific solutions for a variety of businesses, these include gas stations, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, electronics, home decor, and more. "
target: Digital Commerce Group
Founded in 2007, Brazil-based Digital Commerce Group (DCG) has been in the e-commerce technology market for over a decade. DCG provides e-commerce platforms including EZ Commerce for small and medium businesses, CORE for large businesses and Octopus, an integrated sales solution in all marketplaces.
price ($mm)
$13
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/23/2016 via BNC Analysis

Kerridge Commercial Systems, will acquire Integrity SA

synopsis: Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS), a global company headquartered in the UK, has reached an agreement to acquire Integrity Software, based in Johannesburg, South Africa, and its successful suite of products. Integrity Software has a 20-year history of delivering retail and ERP solutions to the retail and distributive trades.
buyer: Kerridge Commercial Systems
Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS) offers advanced, fully integrated ERP systems in trade, wholesale and distribution. KCS is the market-leading provider of solutions, with over 1,100 distributive trade customers worldwide, focusing on wholesaler, distributor, retailer and merchant sectors. "
target: Integrity SA
Integrity Software has a 20-year history of delivering retail and ERP solutions to the retail and distributive trades. They are market leaders in Retail, Payroll & HR and ERP software solutions.
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closed 3/4/2016 via BNC Analysis

Zopper, acquired EasyPOS

synopsis: Noida-based Solvy Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd, which runs hyperlocal mobile marketplace Zopper, has acquired EasyPOS, a cloud-based point of sale software maker. Founded in 2014, Delhi NCR-based EasyPOS, operated by Upsilon Consulting Pvt Ltd, is a SaaS based end to end retail ERP platform developed for small and medium sized businesses.
buyer: Zopper
Zopper is India's only hyper-local market place featuring over 500,000 physical retail stores pan-India. Zopper combines the benefits of shopping at a retail store with the convenience of shopping via mobile phone. Users can conveniently buy and get products delivered from their nearby stores. "
target: EasyPOS
EasyPOS is a cloud based retail store management system that aims to remove and reduce daily operational cost and increase profits. It lets users focus on sales and billing while their entire CRM is managed automatically.
price ($mm)
$0.49
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/14/2016 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Fiverun

synopsis: Vista Equity Partners, a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software, data, and technology-enabled companies, announced its acquisition of Fiverun, a leading innovator in the mobile point of sale arena. Fiverun is known for its experience reinventing in-store commerce through cloud-based solutions built on advanced technology.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is an investment firm that invests in software, data and technology-based organizations led by management teams with long-term perspective. Vista is a value-added investor, contributing professional expertise and support that enables companies to realize their full potential. "
target: Fiverun
Fiverun helps enterprise brands and retailers enhance the in-store customer experience by bringing ecommerce into brick-and-mortar retail. Built on an agile and extensible platform, Fiverun provides native omnichannel capabilities, streamlines retail operations, and drives innovation quickly.
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closed 8/13/2012 via BNC Analysis

Friedman Corporation, acquired CORESense, Inc.

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc. announced that it has completed, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Friedman Corporation, the acquisition of the business of COREsense Inc. COREsense offers fully-featured, configurable applications for multi-channel retailers and direct to consumer manufacturers, through a hosted solution.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Friedman Corporation
Friedman Corporation develops enterprise computing solutions for the discrete To-Order Manufacturer. Its advanced multi-platform technology and modular application design support customized enterprise-wide solutions to meet the unique requirements of the to-order manufacturer. "
target: CORESense, Inc.
CORESense, founded in 2000, provides an end-to-end solution for today’s small- to mid-size retail enterprises with multi-channel sales strategies. CORESense has experienced triple digit growth since its founding, reflecting the strength of its entirely web-based platform.
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closed 2/15/2012 via PR Newswire

IBM, acquired DemandTec, Inc.

synopsis: IBM has completed its acquisition of DemandTec. DemandTec delivers cloud-based analytics software that enables businesses to examine different customer buying scenarios, both online and in-store. It allows companies to spot trends and shopping insights to make better price, promotion, and assortment decisions.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$73,779.00)
IBM is the world's largest information technology company. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of on demand business. "
target: DemandTec, Inc. (DMAN:$82.42)
DemandTec delivers cloud-based analytics software that enables businesses to examine different customer buying scenarios, both online and in-store. As a result, companies can spot trends and shopper insights to make better price, promotion, and assortment decisions.
price ($mm)[EV]
$442 [$382]
rev ($mm)
$89
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Vianet Group plc, acquired Vendman Systems Ltd

synopsis: Vianet Group plc, the international provider of actionable data and business insight through devices connected to its Internet of Things ("IOT") platform, announced the acquisition of Vendman Systems Ltd, a leading Enterprise Resource Planning ("ERP") and mobile software provider for unattended retailing.
buyer: Vianet Group plc (AIM:VNET:$18.85)
Vianet Group is a leading provider of actionable management information and business insight created through combining data from their smart Internet of Things ('IOT') solutions and external information sources. "
target: Vendman Systems Ltd
Vendman Systems Ltd is a leading Enterprise Resource Planning ("ERP") and mobile software provider for unattended retailing. Their solutions include stock control, pricing information, data management, account analysis and route planning.
price ($mm)
$2.68
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.4x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/9/2016 via BNC Analysis

Linx Sistemas E Consultoria Ltda., acquired Intercamp Sistemas e Comércio de Informática S.A.

synopsis: Linx announces that it has acquired 100% of Intercamp. The activities of Intercamp include the development and marketing of software for the management and automation of gas stations and convenience stores.
buyer: Linx Sistemas E Consultoria Ltda. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
With more than 30 years offering management software (ERP and POS), Linx specializes in retail and meets many different market needs. Linx offers specific solutions for gas stations and convenience stores, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, magazines and more. "
target: Intercamp Sistemas e Comércio de Informática S.A.
Intercamp Sistemas e Comércio de Informática S.A. provides software for the management and automation of gas stations and convenience stores. Intercamp allows users to track online sales, volume of the tanks, margins, product sales, accounts payable and receivable, and more.
price ($mm)
$8.71
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/21/2020 via PR Newswire

Encompass Technologies merged with Orchestra Software,

synopsis: Encompass Technologies, the provider of a cloud-based ERP system is specifically built for the distribution industry, has merged with Orchestra Software. With the merger, the companies will be able to leverage their combined expertise and software to connect every link of the supply chain and provide an unprecedented level of integration.
buyer: Orchestra Software
Orchestra is the Enterprise Resource Planning software and services solution for the Craft Beverage Industry. Orchestra's software provides a single source of the truth, empowering drinksmiths to make better, more informed business decisions at every turn. "
target: Encompass Technologies
Encompass Technologies has created a comprehensive network of software solutions. The customizable, cloud-based ERP system is specifically built for the distribution industry and functions to fit unique business needs with products like warehouse management, sales execution, logistics, and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/8/2020 via Company Press Release

Visma Advantage, acquired Specter AB

synopsis: Norway-based Visma has acquired Specter, a preferred supplier of business systems for e-commerce and omnichannel sales based in Sweden. Specter's key product, Specter Business Management, is a cloud-based retail Enterprise Resource Planning and business management system with a strong focus on automation and user-friendliness.
buyer: Visma Advantage
Visma is the leading provider of business software and business processes for accounting & payroll. The group comprises five business areas which are Visma Software, Visma BPO Accounting & Payroll, Visma Procurement & Collecting, Visma Retail and Visma System Development & Integration. "
target: Specter AB
Sweden-based Specter is one of the first providers in the market for web-based systems. The company's flagship product, Specter Business Management, is a cloud-based retail Enterprise Resource Planning and business management system with a strong focus on automation and user friendliness.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Mall91, will acquire StompMarket

synopsis: Mall91, India's first vernacular social commerce platform, will acquire StompMarket, an Indian provider of ERP solutions. StompMarket offers a retail management and drop ship platform for online sellers. Their platform allows sellers to manage their warehouse, sell on multiple channels, move old stock, and let others sell their products.
buyer: Mall91
Mall91 is India's first vernacular social commerce platform. Mall91 combines live videos based shopping, local language voice recognition based catalog discovery and Whatsapp like chat/messaging based checkouts. Their categories include electronics, grocery, makeup, apparel, babies, and more. "
target: StompMarket
StompMarket is an Indian provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions. StompMarket offers a retail management and drop ship platform for online sellers. Their platform allows sellers to manage their warehouse, sell on multiple channels, move old stock, and let others sell their products.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 4/14/2015 via Reuters

MercadoLibre, will acquire KPL Soluções

synopsis: Latin American e-commerce company MercadoLibre Inc said it has agreed to buy Brazilian software firm KPL Soluções, adding 80 employees and expertise in software for online retailers.
buyer: MercadoLibre (MELI:$2,296.31)
MercadoLibre is Latin America’s leading e-commerce technology company. Through MercadoLibre.com and MercadoPago.com, it provides solutions to individuals and companies buying, selling, advertising, and paying for goods online. "
target: KPL Soluções
KPL Soluções is a Brazilian software firm with 80 employees and expertise in software for online retailers. KPL is an innovative company that offers complete solutions solely on Electronic Commerce.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/23/2007 via Company Press Release

Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, acquired AppOne

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, part of the Wolters Kluwer Corporate & Financial Services division, today announced the acquisition of the AppOne Companies (AppOne), a leading provider of technology and risk mitigation services to independent automobile dealers and lenders throughout the continental United States.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: Wolters Kluwer Financial Services
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services’ solutions include integrated and stand-alone compliance and work flow tools, documentation, analytics, authoritative information, and professional services. Customers include banks, credit unions, mortgage lenders, and securities and insurance organizations. "
target: AppOne
AppOne Holdings, Inc., a technology services company, provides Internet-based software solutions to the automotive finance industry. Its solution is accessed by users through MOSES, a loan processing system for independent auto dealers.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/2/2006 via PR Newswire

Finance Express, LLC, acquired DealTrace

synopsis: Finance Express, which operates the first online auto finance platform specifically designed for the independent dealer, has acquired Compusolutions, Inc. The company, well known in the industry as DealTrace, is a software technology company specializing in integrated Buy Here Pay Here and accounting systems.
buyer: Finance Express, LLC
Finance Express, which launched its lender platform on March 21 of this year, provides financing programs for over 2800 dealers, for all levels of credit through 31 national and regional auto lenders. "
target parent: AutoCorp Equities, Inc.
target: DealTrace
DealTrace is the result of over fourteen years of research and testing. It offers dealers the opportunity to utilize a full suite of tools to manage their business effectively without having to spend time managing their software.
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Paysafe Group
Paysafe Group
Paysafe is a leading global provider of end-to-end payment solutions. It’s core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet and online cash solutions.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$871.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$201.70
EBIT ($mm)
$151.40
Net Income ($mm)
$69.53
Employees
1828
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Ticker: LSE:NETW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Network International
Network International
Network International delivers innovative solutions that drive revenue and profitability for its customers and has grown to be the largest acquirer in the UAE and the leading enabler of digital commerce in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$334.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$147.00
EBIT ($mm)
$126.74
Net Income ($mm)
$57.60
Employees
1250
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Ticker: PAYA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paya, Inc.
Paya, Inc.
Paya is a leading provider of integrated payment and frictionless commerce solutions that help customers accept and make payments, expedite receipt of money, and increase operating efficiencies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$206.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$43.99
EBIT ($mm)
$19.43
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
281
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Nuvei
Nuvei
Montreal-based Nuvei is the global payment technology partner of thriving brands. Its proprietary platform offers direct connections to all major payment card schemes worldwide, supports 450 local and alternative payment methods, and nearly 150 currencies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$375.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$135.95
EBIT ($mm)
$79.30
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
800
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Ticker: BOVESPA:LINX3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Linx S.A.
Linx S.A.
With more than 30 years offering management software (ERP and POS), Linx specializes in retail and meets many different market needs. Linx offers specific solutions for gas stations and convenience stores, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, magazines and more.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$161.38
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.90
EBIT ($mm)
$6.36
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: DMAN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DemandTec, Inc.
DemandTec, Inc.
DemandTec delivers cloud-based analytics software that enables businesses to examine different customer buying scenarios, both online and in-store. As a result, companies can spot trends and shopper insights to make better price, promotion, and assortment decisions. .
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$82.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.18)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.98)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
351
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Ticker: PCYG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Park City Group, Inc.
Park City Group, Inc.
Park City Group (PCYG) is a Software-as-a-Service ("SaaS") provider that brings unique visibility to the consumer goods supply chain, delivering actionable information that ensures product is on the shelf when the consumer expects it to be.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$13.25
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.40)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.17)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
57
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Ticker: IRYS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iTrackr Systems, Inc.
iTrackr Systems, Inc.
iTrackr Systems, Inc. is an e-commerce software and services company that engages in the development, marketing, and commercialization of an online product and inventory search application for retailers and consumers.
year
2010
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Ticker: OTCPK:MFON
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mobivity
Mobivity
Mobivity helps restaurant and retail brands realize their strategy of growing their business by increasing customer frequency, engagement, and spend.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$11.78
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.45)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.52)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
61
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Ticker: BOVESPA:LINX3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Linx S.A. {duplicate}
Linx S.A. {duplicate}
With more than 30 years offering management software (ERP and POS), Linx specializes in retail and meets many different market needs. Linx offers specific solutions for gas stations and convenience stores, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, magazines and more.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$161.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.28
EBIT ($mm)
$19.54
Net Income ($mm)
$25.81
Employees
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Ticker: AIM:INCA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Incadea Plc
Incadea Plc
Incadea Plc is the leading provider of enterprise software solutions and services to the global automotive retail and wholesale market. With a proven industry focus and expertise, incadea is the vendor of choice for car manufacturers and their dealer networks around the world.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$54.88
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.74
EBIT ($mm)
$3.81
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
490
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