Adidas AG Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Apparel/textiles Company

Adidas AG has acquired 6 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 5 assets.

Adidas AG’s largest acquisition to date was in 2005, when it acquired Reebok International for $3.8B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2005, when it sold The Salomon Group to Amer Sports for $547M. Adidas AG has acquired in 3 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include apparel/textiles (50%) and consumer products (17%).

Join Mergr and gain access to Adidas AG’s M&A summary, the M&A summaries of companies just like it, as well as recent M&A activity in the apparel/textiles sector.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity11
    • M&A Buy Activity6
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6
  • M&A Advisors 4

Adidas AG

Adi-Dassler-Str. 1,
Herzogenaurach, 91074
Germany,
+49 91 32 84 0
www.adidas-group.com

Adidas AG is a global producer of sporting goods and apparel. Its brands include Adidas, Five Ten, Reebok, TaylorMade, Adams Golf, and Ashworth. Adidas was formed in 1920 and is based in Herzogenaurach, Germany.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 6 - - - - - 6
vol $5.4B $5.4B
Sell (0.6/yr) # 2 1 2 - - - 5
vol $547M $425M $972M
  11

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Sport Maska, Inc. 2017-07-27 - Divestiture
Montreal, Quebec · www.ccmhockey.com
TaylorMade Golf Company 2017-05-10 425M USD Divestiture
Carlsbad, California · www.taylormade.com
Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co. Inc. 2016-05-27 - Divestiture
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania · www.mitchellandness.com
Runtastic 2015-08-05 248M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Pasching, Austria · www.runtastic.com
The Rockport Company LLC 2015-08-03 - Divestiture
Canton, Massachusetts · www.rockport.com
Five Ten USA 2011-11-03 25M USD Add-on Acquisition
Redlands, California · www.fiveten.com
Textronics, Inc. 2008-12-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania · www.textronicsinc.com
Reebok International Ltd. 2005-08-03 3.8B USD Add-on Acquisition
Canton, Massachusetts · www.reebok.com
The Salomon Group 2005-05-02 547M EUR Divestiture
Annecy, France · www.salomon.com
Taylor Made Golf Co Ltd 2004-05-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Tokyo, Japan
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Reebok International Ltd. 2005-08-03 Reebok International - Above The Rim Brand 2010-01-15 1
Canton, Massachusetts · www.reebok.com Canton, Massachusetts
Reebok International Ltd.    - The Hockey Co. 2004-04-08 2
Canton, Massachusetts · www.reebok.com Montreal, Quebec
Reebok International Ltd.    - Reebok-CCM Hockey, Inc. 2004-04-08 1
Canton, Massachusetts · www.reebok.com Montreal, Quebec · www.reebokhockey.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Apparel/Textiles 3 (50%) 3.8B (71%) 2 (40%) -
Consumer Products 1 (17%) 1.4B (25%) 3 (60%) 972M (100%)
Leisure 1 (17%) - - -
Technology Hardware 1 (17%) 248M (5%) - -
Total 6 $5.4B 5 $972M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 3.8B 3 425M
  Pennsylvania 1 - 1 -
  Massachusetts 1 3.8B 1 -
  California 1 25M 1 425M
France 1 1.4B 1 547M
Austria 1 248M - -
Canada - - 1 -
  Quebec - - 1 -
Japan 1 - - -
Domestic - - - -
Cross-border 6 (100%) 5.4B (100%) 5 (100%) 972M (100%)
Total 6 $5.4B 5 $972M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Guggenheim Securities
1
Robert W. Baird & Co., Inc.
1
Legal Deals
Ropes & Gray LLP
1
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $5.2B
$100M to $1B 1 $248M
< $100M 1 $25M
TOTAL $5.4B
Largest Reebok International Ltd.
$3.8B (2005-08-03)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $972M
TOTAL $972M
Largest The Salomon Group
$547M (2005-05-02)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
67%
4 67%
Strategic(s)
33%
2 33%

 Subscribe to unlock this and 150,071
investor and company profiles

Sign-up today to get full access

  • check  Unlimited Searches
  • check  Unlimited Profile Views
  • check  Build and Export Lists of
    • PE Backed Companies
    • Direct Investors & Acquirers
    • Advisors
    • Deals
    • & More

What's Mergr?

We built Mergr to save people the arduous and time-consuming process of tracking when companies are bought, sold, and who currently owns them.

Every day, new opportunities emerge around M&A and we help professionals of all types comb through transactions, investors, and corporate acquirers via an easy-to-use web database that is accessible to anyone.

Try us for 1 week free today!

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB


Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
Search
  • 3.9K Private Equity Firms
  • 137K M&A Transactions
  • 146K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.0K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 39K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.