Albertsons Companies Acquisitions and Exits, 7 Deals Between 2004 and 2017
retail Company

Albertsons Companies has acquired 5 companies of its own, including 2 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 2 assets.

Albertsons Companies’ largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Safeway for $9.2B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2006, when it sold Premier Retail Properties - Albertson to for $1.2B. Albertsons Companies has acquired in 4 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include retail (60%) and e-commerce (20%).

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Albertsons Companies LLC

250 East Parkcenter,
Boise, Idaho 83726
United States,
(208) 395-6200

Albertsons Companies is a food and drug retailer. Albertsons operates under 20 well-known banners including Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's, Acme, Tom Thumb, Randalls, United Supermarkets, Pavilions, Star Market, Haggen and Carrs, as well as meal kit company Plated. Albertsons was formed in 1939 and is headquartered in Boise, Idaho.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 3 - - 2 - - 5
vol $9.2B $300M $9.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $1.2B $1.2B

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Largest Safeway, Inc.
$9.2B (2014-03-06)
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Largest Premier Retail Properties - Albertson
$1.2B (2006-01-02)

Retail M&A - Last 3 Years

Albertsons Companies was acquired by Cerberus Capital Management on January 23, 2006.

When analyzing the retail sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 157 retail companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 5 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic retail acquirer over the past 3 years is Camping World Holdings, with 13 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the retail sector over the past 3 years is L Catterton Partners with 5 platform acquisitions.

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