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announced 6/16/2022 via BNC Analysis

Europris, will acquire Strikkemekka

synopsis: Europris, Norway’s largest discount variety retailer, will acquire a 67% stake in Strikkemekka Holding AS, an online yarn and knitting store in Norway. Strikkemekka offers an extensive portfolio of products from leading brands. They offer knitting packages, yarn, knitting needles, braided needles, knitting nets, zippers, crochet hooks, and more.
buyer: Europris (OB:EPR:$862.44)
Europris is Norway’s largest discount variety retailer. Europris offers its customers a broad range of quality private-label and brand-name merchandise across various categories, including personal care, groceries, laundry, clothes, hobby, travel, sport, home and garden, electronics, pets, and more."
target: Strikkemekka
Strikkemekka is an online yarn and knitting store in Norway. Strikkemekka offers an extensive portfolio of products from leading brands. They offer knitting packages, yarn, knitting needles, braided needles, knitting nets, zippers, crochet hooks, and more.
price ($mm)
$9.13*
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$19
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announced 2/2/2022 via BNC Analysis

LoveCrafts, will acquire Deramores

synopsis: LoveCrafts, the global community and commerce destination for crafters, will acquire Deramores from Ideal Shopping Direct, a multi-channel home shopping retailer in the UK. Deramores is an online knitting and crochet store in the UK. They offer the biggest range of yarn and patterns in the UK with more than 100,000 items from leading brands.
buyer: LoveCrafts
LoveCrafts is a global community and commerce destination for crafters. LoveCrafts builds online communities where crafters can find their latest inspiration and learn new techniques. Their platform offers products for knitting, crochet, paper craft, embroidery, and more. "
target parent: Aurelius AG
target: Deramores
Deramores is a leading online knitting and crochet store in the UK. Deramores provides the highest standard of choice, value and service to knitters and crocheters all over the world. They offer the biggest range of yarn and patterns in the UK with more than 100,000 items from leading brands.
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announced 10/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

Funtastic, will acquire Hobby Warehouse

synopsis: Funtastic, one of Australia's biggest and most successful toy distributors, will acquire Hobby Warehouse Group, Australia's largest online hobby shop. Hobby Warehouse offers over 2,000 products that cover hundreds of interests and hobbies. Their range of products include craft kits, paints, drones, model kits, dolls, skateboards and more.
buyer: Funtastic (ASX:FUN:$17.57)
Funtastic is one of Australia's biggest and most successful toy distributors. Funtastic creates, develops and sells innovative brands that enrich lifestyles around the world. In addition to toys the company also manufactures and distributes homewares, apparel, sporting goods and confectionery. "
target: Hobby Warehouse
Hobby Warehouse is Australia's largest online hobby shop. Hobby Warehouse offers over 2,000 products that cover hundreds of interests and hobbies. Their range of products include craft kits, 3D printing, paints, drones, model kits, dolls, telescopes, skateboards, trading cards and more.
price ($mm)
$23
rev ($mm)
$20
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
1.1x
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64.8x
closed 9/19/2019 via Company Press Release

Katy Sue Designs Ltd, acquired Acrylic Crafts

synopsis: Katy Sue Designs, the award-winning South Shields based Craft Manufacturer and Retailer, has acquired the local MDF (medium density fiberboard) and Acrylic business Acrylic Crafts, an independent online platform and manufacturing company that offers customizable, made to order items.
buyer: Katy Sue Designs Ltd
UK-based Katy Sue Designs are award-winning manufacturers of design-led craft products. Their range crosses over general crafts, papercrafts, and cake decorating and includes adult coloring books, highly detailed silicone molds, tools, stamps, and the Flower Soft sprinkles embellishment range. "
target: Acrylic Crafts
Acrylic Craft is an independent online platform and manufacturing company in the UK. Acrylic Craft specializes in creating made to order only items that are custom made to each customers' exact specifications, as well as offering a wide and varied product range that can also be customized.
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closed 11/13/2017 via PR Newswire

A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc., acquired Blitsy

synopsis: A.C. Moore Arts and Crafts, the specialty retailer operating 135 brick and mortar locations across the East Coast, has acquired e-commerce company Blitsy, a leading online retailer of arts and crafts products. Blitsy's mission is to provide the best selection, value, inspiration, and online shopping experience for creative people worldwide.
buyer: A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc.
A.C. Moore is a specialty retailer offering a vast selection of arts, crafts and floral merchandise to a broad demographic of customers. Established in Moorestown, N.J. in 1985, A.C. Moore has since expanded to more than 135 stores, located in the Eastern United States from Maine to Florida. "
target: Blitsy
Founded in 2011, Blitsy is an innovative e-commerce company changing the way creative people worldwide buy arts and crafts supplies. Their mission is to provide the best selection, value, inspiration, and online shopping experience for creative people worldwide.
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closed 2/27/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Premier Needle Arts Inc., acquired Crafts Americana Group, Inc.

synopsis: Blue Point Capital Partners and its Blue Point III portfolio company, Premier Needle Arts (“PNA”), announced the acquisition of Crafts Americana Group, Inc. (“CAG”), a leading supplier of knitting, crochet, quilting, sewing and other hobbyist products. CAG sells craft products online and through a mail order catalog.
buyer parent: Blue Point Capital Partners
buyer: Premier Needle Arts Inc.
Premier Needle Arts, headquartered in North Salt Lake, UT, is a leading provider of sewing, quilting, knitting and fiber art supplies and products to a global network of independent quilting stores, sewing retailers, quilting distributors and dealers and consumers. "
target: Crafts Americana Group, Inc.
Crafts Americana Group is a family owned business offering crafters quality supplies at affordable prices. The company has three divisions - knitting, quilting, and tole painting. The company sells their supplies online and through a mail order catalog.
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closed 3/6/2013 via PR Web

Rebellion Media Group Inc, acquired STUFF4

synopsis: Rebellion Media has made a strategic addition to its family of digital properties by acquiring Stuff4.com, a popular e-commerce website specializing in craft and hobby supplies.
buyer: Rebellion Media Group Inc
Rebellion Media is a leading digital media company. They create and acquire digital media properties within their targeted categories (health & wellness, technology, entertainment and sports) and power them with an innovative content, traffic and monetization platform. "
target: STUFF4
Stuff4.com, a popular e-commerce website specializing in craft and hobby supplies. With a large, international customer base and more than 100,000 products available – including supplies for sewing, knitting, painting and more – Stuff4.
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closed 11/7/2007 via BusinessWire

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, acquired Joann.com

synopsis: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the leading national fabric and craft retailer, has acquired full ownership of the web site Joann.com from IdeaForest.com, Inc., effective November 5, 2007. With the completion of this merger agreement, Jo-Ann acquires the 62% of IdeaForest that it did not previously own.
buyer: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores (JAS:$1,990.70)
Jo-Ann Stores, Inc., the leading national fabric and craft retailer with locations in 47 states, operates 195 large format stores and 590 small format stores. "
target: Joann.com
Joann.com attracts an average of 2 million unique visitors per month and offers 65,000 products for the creative enthusiast including fabric, sewing and quilting items, scrapbooking supplies, crafts, knitting and crochet materials, and home décor goods.
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closed 11/2/2018 via PR Newswire

Hoffman Media, LLC, acquired The Martha Pullen Company

synopsis: Hoffman Media, a privately held, leading special-interest publisher, announced it has acquired Martha Pullen Company and its catalog of books, patterns, teacher curriculums, in-person and online education events and Internet Embroidery Club, from F+W, a media and e-commerce company.
buyer: Hoffman Media, LLC
Hoffman Media, LLC (HM) is a privately held, leading special-interest publisher based in Birmingham, Ala. The company specializes in publications targeted to the women’s market and the large base of advertisers who seek a print, online and interactive medium to reach this attractive demographic. "
target parent: Tinicum Capital Partners LP
target: The Martha Pullen Company
Martha Pullen Company imports and sells fabric, laces and machine embroidery CDs--wholesale and retail. It publishes books and patterns for sewing and related arts. MPC is primarily in the sewing, embroidery and related arts business with extensive educational events to teach these arts.
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closed 7/2/2014 via PR Web

MAD Holdings Inc., acquired Home Sew Inc.

synopsis: MAD Holdings Inc. is pleased to announce its acquisition of Home Sew Inc., a leading catalog and online retailer of sewing and craft supplies. Home Sew provides crafting enthusiasts with a wide array of quality products at reasonable prices from its headquarters in the heart of Lehigh Valley in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
buyer: MAD Holdings Inc.
MAD Holdings is an investment firm owned by Mark A. Dammeyer. The company provides capital investment and management advisory development to small-to-medium sized businesses with a passion to grow. "
target: Home Sew Inc.
Home Sew is a leading catalog and online retailer of sewing and craft supplies. Home Sew provides crafting enthusiasts with a wide array of quality products at reasonable prices from its headquarters in the heart of Lehigh Valley in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
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closed 4/22/2014 via PR Web

Vertana Group LLC, acquired CollectableDiecast.com

synopsis: Vertana Group LLC, an e-commerce company based in New York City, has announced that it has acquired the assets of CollectableDiecast.com, the leading online retailer of collectable diecast cars.
buyer parent: 354 Partners LLC
buyer: Vertana Group LLC
Vertana Group is a NYC-based e-commerce company that acquires, develops and consolidates the operations of online retailers with high potential for growth. "
target: CollectableDiecast.com
CollectableDiecast.com was founded in 2000 by Eli and Adam Strickland, and is the leading online retailer of diecast cars. CollectableDiecast.com offers over 5,000 SKUs from 55 brands, and ships to customers throughout the United States and internationally.
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closed 2/16/2012 via BNC Analysis

F+W Media, Inc., acquired The Martha Pullen Company

synopsis: F+W Media, Inc. has announced the acquisition of The Martha Pullen Company, a leading ecommerce provider, event producer, and content company in the sewing and craft category. In addition to the Martha Pullen Company's media portfolio, the acquisition included its fulfillment operations and extensive sewing and craft inventory.
buyer: F+W Media, Inc.
F+W Media, Inc. publishes and markets magazines, titles, and books. It also provides content, educational programs, competitions, conferences, and operates interactive portal sites. It strives to offer the most complete – online and offline – customer experience for enthusiasts. "
target parent: Hoffman Media, LLC
target: The Martha Pullen Company
Martha Pullen Company imports and sells fabric, laces and machine embroidery CDs--wholesale and retail. It publishes books and patterns for sewing and related arts. MPC is primarily in the sewing, embroidery and related arts business with extensive educational events to teach these arts.
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closed 8/4/2020 via PR Newswire

Icons.com, acquired Icons.com

synopsis: The directors of Icons.com has acquired the company back from Marka PJSC, the UAE’s first publicly traded retail operator. Icons.com is the world's leading football memorabilia company. Icons.com offers authentic signed football memorabilia from popular players such as Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Pele, Gareth Bale, Dele Alli and Eden Hazard.
buyer: Icons.com
Icons.com is the world's leading football memorabilia company. Icons.com offers authentic signed football memorabilia from popular players such as Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Pele, Gareth Bale, Dele Alli and Eden Hazard. Their products include shirts, framed photos, boots, balls, cards, and more. "
target parent: Marka
target: Icons.com
Icons.com is the world's leading football memorabilia company. Icons.com offers authentic signed football memorabilia from popular players such as Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Pele, Gareth Bale, Dele Alli and Eden Hazard. Their products include shirts, framed photos, boots, balls, cards, and more.
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closed 5/27/2015 via BNC Analysis

Marka, acquired Icons Shop Limited

synopsis: Marka, the first public joint stock company focused on the UAE’s retail sector, has purchased a 65 per cent stake in the UK-based online retailer Icons Shop, the world’s largest football memorabilia company.
buyer: Marka (DFM:MARKA:$20.70)
Marka is the UAE’s first publicly traded retail operator focusing exclusively on the Fashion, Hospitality and Sports segments. It was founded in 2014 and is based in Dubai. "
target: Icons Shop Limited
Icons Shop Limited operates a Website which sells football memorabilia. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in London, United Kingdom.
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$4.17*
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closed 4/10/2013 via PR Web

Park Avenue Numismatics, acquired StraightSilver.com

synopsis: Park Avenue Numismatics announced that it has purchased StraightSilver.com. The precious metals website focuses on the sale of silver bullion and related items, including American Silver Eagles, Canadian Maples, Silver Philharmonics, certified silver bullion, silver rounds, bars as well as a variety of mint products.
buyer: Park Avenue Numismatics
Established in 1988, Park Avenue Numismatics has bought, sold and handled over $750,000,000 in PCGS and NGC certified rare coins and precious metals. They offer a $30 million inventory via internet website http://www.parkavenumis.com or mobile site m.parkavenumis.com. "
target: StraightSilver.com
StraightSilver.com was formed to provide the retail public the finest silver art rounds and bullion bars available. They set out to create a web site environment, to not only sell the highest quality silver products, but to also educate their client base.
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closed 12/3/2020 via BNC Analysis

Kogan Australia Pty. Ltd., acquired Mighty Ape Limited

synopsis: Kogan.com (KGN) has acquired 100 per cent of the capital in New Zealand online retailer Mighty Ape.Mighty Ape is one of New Zealand's longest-running online retailers with more than 690,000 unique customers and over 895,000 subscribers.
buyer: Kogan Australia Pty. Ltd. (ASX:KGN:$369.15)
Kogan.com is Australia’s largest online retailer. They pride themselves on selling the best products for the lowest prices. Kogan.com is best known for their impressive range of electronics such as TVs, tablets and phones, but they have an ever-growing range of products in other categories as well. "
target: Mighty Ape Limited
Mighty Ape is one of New Zealand's largest online retailer by transactions, with over 400,00 products available across 16 different departments including movies, games and toys.
price ($mm)
$90
rev ($mm)
$88
EBITDA ($mm)
$7
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
12.4x
closed 1/28/2016 via PR Newswire

Ticketfly, Inc., acquired TicketBreak Corp.

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

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

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

Investcorp, acquired Paper Source, Inc.

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

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

synopsis: Koninklijke Ahold N.V. agreed to acquire bol.com b.v. Bol.com is the most visited retail website in the Netherlands serving 3.4 million active customers, with total net sales of €355 million in 2011. It offers a broad range of products in various non-food categories including books, entertainment, electronics and toys.
buyer: Koninklijke Ahold N.V. (AHODF:$70,766.37)
Ahold is an international retailing group based in the Netherlands, with powerful consumer brands in Europe and the United States. The foundation of their company is selling great food – this is what they are known for and is their core business. "
target parent: Cyrte Investments B.V.
target: bol.com b.v.
bol.com b.v. is an online retailer for books and entertainment products. It offers Dutch and English books, music CDs, DVDs, games, software, notebooks and computer accessories, and electronic and telecommunication products.
price ($mm)
$460
rev ($mm)
$467
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EV / rev
1.0x
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announced 6/16/2022 via BNC Analysis

Europris, will acquire Strikkemekka

synopsis: Europris, Norway’s largest discount variety retailer, will acquire a 67% stake in Strikkemekka Holding AS, an online yarn and knitting store in Norway. Strikkemekka offers an extensive portfolio of products from leading brands. They offer knitting packages, yarn, knitting needles, braided needles, knitting nets, zippers, crochet hooks, and more.
buyer: Europris (OB:EPR:$862.44)
Europris is Norway’s largest discount variety retailer. Europris offers its customers a broad range of quality private-label and brand-name merchandise across various categories, including personal care, groceries, laundry, clothes, hobby, travel, sport, home and garden, electronics, pets, and more."
target: Strikkemekka
Strikkemekka is an online yarn and knitting store in Norway. Strikkemekka offers an extensive portfolio of products from leading brands. They offer knitting packages, yarn, knitting needles, braided needles, knitting nets, zippers, crochet hooks, and more.
price ($mm)
$9.13*
rev ($mm)
$19
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0.7x
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announced 6/16/2022 via BNC Analysis

Europris, will acquire Strikkemekka

synopsis: Europris, Norway’s largest discount variety retailer, will acquire a 67% stake in Strikkemekka Holding AS, an online yarn and knitting store in Norway. Strikkemekka offers an extensive portfolio of products from leading brands. They offer knitting packages, yarn, knitting needles, braided needles, knitting nets, zippers, crochet hooks, and more.
buyer: Europris (OB:EPR:$862.44)
Europris is Norway’s largest discount variety retailer. Europris offers its customers a broad range of quality private-label and brand-name merchandise across various categories, including personal care, groceries, laundry, clothes, hobby, travel, sport, home and garden, electronics, pets, and more."
target: Strikkemekka
Strikkemekka is an online yarn and knitting store in Norway. Strikkemekka offers an extensive portfolio of products from leading brands. They offer knitting packages, yarn, knitting needles, braided needles, knitting nets, zippers, crochet hooks, and more.
price ($mm)
$9.13*
rev ($mm)
$19
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closed 3/2/2022 via Company Press Release

Poundland, acquired Poundshop.com

synopsis: Poundland, a British variety store chain, has acquired Poundshop.com, an online discount retail business in the UK. Poundshop.com aims to simplify everyday living by offering high value products at low prices. Their range of products include cleaning products, batteries, toiletries, kitchen items, snacks, toys, and more.
buyer parent: Pepco Group
buyer: Poundland
Poundland is a British variety store chain. Poundland offers amazing value on everyday items people need and want, selling most items for £1. Their vast range of products include chocolate, shampoo, pens, toys, speakers, drinkware, and more. "
target: Poundshop.com
Poundshop.com is an online discount retail business in the UK. Poundshop.com aims to simplify everyday living by offering high value products at low prices. Their range of products include cleaning products, batteries, toiletries, kitchen items, snacks, toys, and more.
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closed 12/29/2021 via BNC Analysis

Snapcommerce, acquired Daily Steals

synopsis: Snapcommerce, a mobile commerce platform in Canada, has acquired Daily Steals, an online platform for deals and discounts. Daily Steals provides a fun place to shop for great and amazing daily deals on mobile phones, electronics, fashion, furniture, computers, toys, accessories, and more.
buyer: Snapcommerce
Snapcommerce is a mobile commerce platform in Canada. Snapcommerce is a message-driven commerce platform that uses AI to connect price-conscious consumers to the best deals online. Their platform allows users to easily find the best deals on everyday items, electronics and more. "
target: Daily Steals
Daily Steals is an online platform for deals and discounts. Daily Steals provides a fun place to shop for great and amazing daily deals on mobile phones, electronics, fashion, furniture, computers, toys, accessories, and more.
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closed 12/28/2020 via BusinessWire

FedEx, acquired ShopRunner, Inc.

synopsis: FedEx Corp., an American multinational delivery services company, announced that it has acquired ShopRunner, the e-commerce platform that connects online shoppers with their favorite merchants and brands.
buyer: FedEx (FDX:$71,490.00)
FedEx provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce, and business services. They offer integrated business solutions through operating companies competing collectively, operating collaboratively and innovating under the respected FedEx brand. "
target parent: Kynetic
target: ShopRunner, Inc.
As the premier e-commerce platform, ShopRunner offers its members free two-day shipping, free returns, and member-exclusive discounts, and seamless checkout.
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announced 7/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Grupo Axo, will purchase Privalia Mexico from Privalia

synopsis: Grupo Axo, which holds the license to distribute fashion brands including Victoria’s Secret, Nike and Calvin Klein in Mexico, has acquired ecommerce retailer Privalia Mexico. Privalia Mexico is a leading online-fashion outlet offering daily sales of products from top brands at exceptional prices and exclusively to its customers in Mexico.
buyer: Grupo Axo
Grupo Axo holds the license to distribute fashion brands including Victoria’s Secret, Nike and Calvin Klein in Mexico. Grupo Axo is the clothing, accessories and household items brands leading company. "
seller parent: Veepee
seller: Privalia
Privalia Mexico is a leading online-fashion outlet offering daily sales of products from top brands at exceptional prices and exclusively to its customers in Mexico. The discount e-tailer offers everything from clothing, footwear and accessories from labels including Kate Spade, Coach, and more.
price ($mm)
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$105
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announced 6/12/2019 via Company Press Release

Wesfarmers Limited, will acquire Catch Group Pty Ltd

synopsis: Wesfarmers Limited announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Australian online retailer Catch Group Holdings Limited. Catch Group is an established, profitable and cash-generative business that operates an online business model offering branded products on a first-party basis and a third-party online marketplace.
buyer: Wesfarmers Limited (ASX:WES:$46,384.52)
Wesfarmers Limited'sdiverse business operations cover: home improvement and outdoor living; apparel and general merchandise; office supplies; and an Industrials division with businesses in chemicals, energy and fertilisers, and industrial and safety products. "
target: Catch Group Pty Ltd
Catch Group is Australia’s largest privately owned online retailer. Catch is committed to providing Australians with amazing deals. Everything customers want and need is at their online store: from fashion to beauty, homewares, sports, tech, groceries, health and lifestyle products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$161 [$169]
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$186
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$4
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closed 2/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

Big Ideas Group, acquired SecretSales

synopsis: The founders of SecretSales.com have partnered with Big Ideas Group to acquire the flash sales fashion e-tailer from Excalibur Group in a management-led buyout. SecretSales.com was started by brothers Nish and Sach Kukadia in 2007 as a pioneering way for designer brands to sell their excess inventory directly to customers.
buyer: Big Ideas Group
UK-based Big Ideas Group is a small team of innovators who provide strategic advice, business support and (sometimes!) money to entrepreneurial companies with big ideas. "
target parent: Exponent Private Equity
target: SecretSales
SecretSales.com was started by brothers Nish and Sach Kukadia in 2007 as a pioneering way for designer brands to sell their excess inventory directly to customers using the power of the internet. Secretsales.com is a free members only shopping club offering amazing discounts on designer brands.
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closed 11/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Peixe Urbano merged with Groupon LatAm,

synopsis: Mountain Nazca, a Venture Capital firm, has acquired Peixe Urbano from Baidu, a Chinese Internet search provider. Peixe Urbano provides online discount shopping services in Brazil. Peixe Urbano will be merged with Mountain Nazca's Groupon LatAm, an online marketplace where people can discover and save on products and services in Latin America.
buyer parent: Mountain Nazca
buyer: Groupon LatAm
Groupon LatAm offers a large mobile and web marketplace where people can discover and save on incredible things to do, see, eat and buy in Latin America. They offer unique discounts for a variety of services, including restaurants, spas, hotels, casinos, movie theaters, and more. "
target parent: Baidu.com, Inc.
target: Peixe Urbano
Founded in 2010, Peixe Urbano provides online discount shopping services and is one of Brazil's largest web-based coupon services. They provide discounts up to 90% for activities, products, and services in major cities throughout Brazil.
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closed 9/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

Vente-Exclusive, acquired Designers & Friends

synopsis: Vente-privee, through its subsidiary Vente-Exclusive.com, has acquired Designers & Friends, a Danish e-commerce website offering flash sales on luxury brand apparel and accessories. Vente-Exclusive.com offers online shopping, popular fashion and lifestyle brands with discounts up to 70%.
buyer parent: Vente-Privée
buyer: Vente-Exclusive
Vente-Exclusive offers online shopping, popular fashion and lifestyle brands with discounts up to 70%. Their members discover new sales every day and can count on varied offers that speak to everyone. "
target: Designers & Friends
Designers & Friends is a Danish e-commerce website offering flash sales on luxury brand apparel and accessories.
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closed 4/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

Vente-Privée, acquired Privalia

synopsis: Vente-Privée, the French event sales specialist has snatched up its Spanish homologue Privalia. Privalia is the leading online-fashion outlet, created in 2006 as an online shop offering daily sales of products from top brands at exceptional prices and exclusively to its customers.
buyer: Vente-Privée
Vente-Privee.com SA operates an e-commerce Internet portal in France marketing fashion, homeware, sporting goods, and electronics online. The company organizes Internet-based members-only events for the purchase of consumer products with discounts to retail prices. "
target: Privalia
Privalia is the leading online-fashion outlet, created in 2006 as an online shop offering daily sales of products from top brands at exceptional prices and exclusively to its customers. According to this, our mission is to inspire people every day to look better and save money.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$553
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/3/2014 via Company Press Release

Development Capital Group, merged with Clearance.co

synopsis: Development Capital Group, Inc. (DLPM) is pleased to announce that the acquisition of Clearance.co has been finalized. Clearance.co, is one of the fastest growing start-up ecommerce websites in the world.
buyer: Development Capital Group
Development Capital Group develops businesses and technologies with significant potential for growth and customer acquisition. The Company analyzes market trends and seeks opportunities to develop innovative technologies that capitalize on antiquated or under-serviced sectors. "
target: Clearance.co
Clearance.co is an online destination for close-out and clearance products and genuinely helpful customer service. They bring online customers the finest quality, the best selection, the best service, and the lowest priced merchandise by working directly with Manufacturers and Distributors.
price ($mm)
$40
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/19/2012 via BNC Analysis

S.A. La Nación, purchased Argentine Business from Peixe Urbano

synopsis: Peixe Urbano, one of Brazil's largest web-based coupon services, has sold its operations in Argentina to La Nacion newspaper.
buyer: S.A. La Nación
S.A. La Nación is one of the most important media companies in Argentina. It publishes the newspaper La Nación, one of the most traditional and prestigious in Latin America. Its operations include publishing magazines and managing news and information websites. "
seller: Peixe Urbano
Peixe Urbano provides online discount shopping services and is one of Brazil's largest web-based coupon services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

JP Selects, acquired LovingEco

synopsis: JP Selects, an online marketplace for selling sustainable and ethical brands has acquired LovingEco, a flash sales site for eco-friendly fashion and natural beauty products for $1 million.
buyer parent: ROK Global PLC
buyer: JP Selects
JP Selects is an online marketplace for eco-conscious consumers. It is a members-only online platform which promotes the best eco-friendly and sustainable products, brands and companies through flash sales, and online marketplace and distribution partnerships. "
target: LovingEco
LovingEco, Inc. owns and operates a social commerce platform that features daily sales on discounted eco-friendly, natural items.
price ($mm)
$1.00
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/26/2012 via BNC Analysis

LuxeYard, acquired eOpulence

synopsis: LuxeYard, Inc., a members-only flash sale site for luxury home furnishings, decor and fashion, said it has acquired the assets of privately held eOpulence LLC, based in Brooklyn, New York. eOpulence is a premier online luxury fashion and lifestyle retailer offering highly coveted products, exclusive experiences and styling tips, at insider prices.
buyer: LuxeYard (LUXR:$0.00)
LuxeYard is a members-only flash sale site for luxury home furnishings, decor and fashion that offers access to unique products sourced by a seasoned team of buyers at a fraction of retail prices. "
target: eOpulence
eOPULENCE, LLC. is an innovative e-commerce company offering highly coveted products and experiences at insider prices. Each day, eOPULENCE offers on-line its members a new, curated selection of merchandise, including apparel, accessories and lifestyle products for women, men and children, pets.
price ($mm)
$0.13
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/20/2012 via BNC Analysis

Groupon, Inc., acquired Six Times Seven Inc.

synopsis: Six Times Seven Inc. has been acquired by Groupon. The company provides services for consumers to discover and buy new products within the online communities that they frequent.
buyer: Groupon, Inc. (GRPN:$2,503.80)
Groupon features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, eat, see and buy in more than 300 markets around the world. Groupon uses collective buying power to offer unbeatable prices and provide a win-win for businesses and consumers, delivering more than 650 daily deals globally. "
target: Six Times Seven Inc.
Six Times Seven Inc., a social shopping company, provides services for consumers to discover and buy new products within the online communities that they frequent. It offers a service for users to find deals and share them with friends.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/22/2011 via BusinessWire

PC Mall, Inc., acquired eCOST.com

synopsis: PC Mall, Inc. has announced that it has acquired through a new subsidiary assets of eCOST.com, an online marketplace featuring an assortment of product categories, including but not limited to computers, networking, electronics and entertainment, TV’s, monitors and projectors, cameras and camcorders and more.
buyer: PC Mall, Inc. (MALL:$0.00)
PC Mall, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is a leading value added direct marketer of technology products, services and solutions to small and medium sized businesses, mid-market and enterprise customers, government and educational institutions and individual consumers. "
target parent: PFSweb, Inc.
target: eCOST.com
eCOST is a multi-category online discount retailer of high-quality new, "close-out" and refurbished brand-name merchandise for consumers and small business buyers. It features Bargain Countdown®, which offers limited time and quantity deals, and supports its online membership shopping club.
price ($mm)
$2.30
rev ($mm)
$76
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2006 via BusinessWire

eCOST.com merged with PFSweb,

synopsis: PFSweb, Inc., a global provider of integrated business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions, and eCOST.com Inc., a leading online discount retailer, announced today the completion of a definitive merger agreement.
buyer: PFSweb (PFSW:$250.40)
PFSweb develops and deploys integrated business infrastructure solutions and fulfillment services for Fortune 1000, Global 2000 and brand name companies, including third party logistics, call center support and e-commerce services. "
target: eCOST.com
eCOST.com is a leading multi-category online discount retailer of high-quality new, "close-out" and refurbished brand-name merchandise for consumers and small business buyers. eCOST.com markets over 100,000 different products.
price ($mm)
$23
rev ($mm)
$192
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/20/2022 via BNC Analysis

ShopFully International Group, acquired Tiendeo Web Marketing S.L.

synopsis: ShopFully, a smart shopping platform in Italy, has acquired Tiendeo, an online discount catalog platform in Spain. Tiendeo connects businesses with millions of active shoppers through machine learning and geo-profiling technology. Their online and mobile platform allows users to browse and save their favourite catalogues and local offers.
buyer: ShopFully International Group
ShopFully, well known in Italy through the brand DoveConviene, is the leading digital platform for smart shopping used by 30 million users worldwide when getting ready to go shopping in their neighborhood to save time, save money and find their favourite brands and products. "
target: Tiendeo Web Marketing S.L.
Tiendeo is an online discount catalog platform in Spain. Tiendeo connects businesses with millions of active shoppers through machine learning and geo-profiling technology. Their online and mobile platform allows users to browse and save their favourite catalogues and local offers.
price ($mm)
$38
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/30/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tiendeo Web Marketing S.L., acquired Pubeco

synopsis: Tiendeo.com, the Spanish portal for regional digital catalogs and offers, buys Pubeco, a French pioneer platform in the digitalization of promotions brochures. With this acquisition, Tiendeo.fr, the website in France of the Spanish company, becomes the leading digital mailing platform in the French market.
buyer: Tiendeo Web Marketing S.L.
Tiendeo, based in Spain, is the web and the leading app for geolocalized online catalogs and offers. Consumers have chosen Tiendeo as their favorite platform to plan purchases. Finding the best prices and information on favorite stores has never been so easy. "
target: Pubeco
Based in France, Pubeco was founded in 2006 by Romain Sarels (CEO) and Yannick Lalleau (CTO), and was the first platform in the world to digitize catalogs of offers. Pubeco's objective is to digitize the direct marketing sector so that retailers and brands would increase their audiences.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

entradium, acquired HipHopTickets

synopsis: Madrid-based entradium, the most powerful ticketing and sales management platform on the market, has acquired HipHopTickets.es, a company that offers tickets for concerts and events of hip hop, rap, urban and black music throughout Spain.
buyer: entradium
entradium is the most powerful ticketing and sales management platform on the market, and the cheapest. They are based in Madrid, Spain. "
target: HipHopTickets
HipHopTickets.es offers tickets for concerts and events of hip hop, rap, urban and black music throughout Spain.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc., acquired Rival

synopsis: Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc., an American ticket sales and distribution company, has acquired Rival, a ticketing startup run by former Ticketmaster CEO, Nathan Hubbard. Rival's powerful, cutting edge software helps artists and teams make more money, meet all their fans, and keep everyone safer.
buyer parent: Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.
buyer: Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc. (TKTM:$1,240.48)
Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc. is an American ticket sales and distribution company based in Beverly Hills, California with operations in many countries around the world. In 2010 it merged with Live Nation under the name Live Nation Entertainment. "
target: Rival
Rival is a technology company, not a traditional ticketing provider. Their powerful, cutting edge software helps artists and teams make more money, meet all their fans, and keep everyone safer.
price ($mm)
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Ticker: OM:QLRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qliro Group
Qliro Group
Qliro Group is a leading e-commerce group in the Nordic region, and its operations constitute a leading Nordic e-commerce platform with attractive payment solutions. Qliro Group’s platform is used by more than 1,200 merchants, has around 250 million visits annually.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$505.42
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.07)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.97)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
910
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Ticker: A053280
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
YES24 Co., Ltd.
YES24 Co., Ltd.
Yes24 Co., Ltd. engages in online shopping. Its businesses include tickets, gift items, ebooks, advertisement, movie operations, and other commodities.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$321.65
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$4.01
Net Income ($mm)
$5.79
Employees
418
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Ticker: JAS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, the nation’s leading fabric and craft retailer with locations in 49 states, was founded in 1943 as a single retail store. Approximately 860 Jo-Ann stores across the country provide consumers all the fabrics, craft supplies and inspiration they need.
year
2010
rev ($mm)
$1,990.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$170.40
EBIT ($mm)
$114.10
Net Income ($mm)
$66.60
Employees
21135
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Ticker: OB:EPR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Europris
Europris
Europris is Norway’s largest discount variety retailer. Europris offers its customers a broad range of quality private-label and brand-name merchandise across various categories, including personal care, groceries, laundry, clothes, hobby, travel, sport, home and garden, electronics, pets, and more.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$862.44
EBITDA ($mm)
$158.18
EBIT ($mm)
$150.76
Net Income ($mm)
$107.88
Employees
2707
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Ticker: AIM:MYSL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MySale
MySale
MySale is a leading international online retailer with established online flash sales and retail websites in Australia, New Zealand, South-East Asia and the United Kingdom. Founded in 2007, the Group provides customers with access to outstanding brands and products at discounted prices.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$186.67
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.64)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.06)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
471
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Ticker: LUXR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LuxeYard
LuxeYard
LuxeYard is a members-only flash sale site for luxury home furnishings, decor and fashion that offers access to unique products sourced by a seasoned team of buyers at a fraction of retail prices.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Ticker: FIVE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Five Below
Five Below
Five Below Inc. is an American publicly held chain of specialty discount stores that sells products that cost up to $5, plus a small assortment of products from $6 to $10. Headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, the chain is aimed at tweens and teens.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,762.28
EBITDA ($mm)
$240.77
EBIT ($mm)
$189.69
Net Income ($mm)
$153.94
Employees
8700
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Ticker: NYSE:KMX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CarMax, Inc.
CarMax, Inc.
CarMax, the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, revolutionized the automotive retail industry by driving integrity, honesty and transparency in every interaction. CarMax offers a truly personalized experience with the option for customers to do as much online and in-store as they want.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$20,092.15
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,285.32
EBIT ($mm)
$1,043.16
Net Income ($mm)
$746.92
Employees
25000
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Ticker: VRM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vroom, Inc.
Vroom, Inc.
Vroom is the hassle-free haggle-free way to buy and sell cars online. They help consumers save time, money (and their sanity!) by bringing all three aspects of the car buying process – buying, financing and selling – online in an easy, transparent and affordable way.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,307.46
EBITDA ($mm)
($153.41)
EBIT ($mm)
($158.13)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
800
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Ticker: XTRA:EVD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eventim
Eventim
CTS Eventim is one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment. More than 150 million tickets for over 200,000 events are marketed annually using the company's systems - be it through stationary box offices, online or from mobile devices.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$726.25
EBITDA ($mm)
$59.92
EBIT ($mm)
$34.10
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2612
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Ticker: CALI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
China Auto Logistics Inc.
China Auto Logistics Inc.
With 2009 sales of approximately $215 million, China Auto Logistics Inc. operates www.cali.com.cn, which rapidly has become one of the leading automobile portals for car dealers and consumers of vehicles and auto-related services throughout China.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$215.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.46
EBIT ($mm)
$8.25
Net Income ($mm)
$5.55
Employees
99
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Ticker: EB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eventbrite
Eventbrite
Eventbrite is a global ticketing and event technology platform. Eventbrite’s unique and powerful platform enables creators of all shapes and sizes with tools and resources to seamlessly plan, promote, and produce live events around the world.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$162.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($189.65)
EBIT ($mm)
($204.98)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1126
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Ticker: SIFY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sify Limited
Sify Limited
Sify is among the largest Internet, network and e-Commerce services companies in India, offering end-to-end solutions with a comprehensive range of products delivered over a common Internet backbone infrastructure. This Internet backbone reaches 171 cities and towns in India.
year
2008
rev ($mm)
$6,006.22
EBITDA ($mm)
$198.53
EBIT ($mm)
($195.81)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: IMBI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iMedia Brands, Inc.
iMedia Brands, Inc.
iMedia Brands, Inc. is a global interactive media company that manages a growing portfolio of niche, lifestyle television networks and web service businesses, primarily in North America, for both English speaking and, soon, Spanish speaking audiences and customers.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$460.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.77
EBIT ($mm)
($7.34)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
713
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Ticker: TSXV:ECOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EMERGE Commerce Inc.
EMERGE Commerce Inc.
Based in Toronto, EMERGE is a disciplined, diversified, rapidly growing acquirer and operator of niche e-commerce brands across North America. The company's network of e-commerce sites provides its members with access to groceries, golf, nearby escapes, and family offers.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$14.63
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.76)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.12)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
37
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