Appvion - M&A Summary and Business Overview

Forest ProductsCompany

Appvion M&A Summary

Appvion has acquired 2 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2015, when it sold Encapsys to Sherman Capital Holdings for $208M. Appvion has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include manufacturing (50%) and packaging (50%).

Appvion Business Overview

Where is Appvion headquartered?

Appvion is headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin.

How many employees does Appvion have?

Appvion has 1,600 employees.

What sector is Appvion in?

Appvion is a forest products company.

When was Appvion founded?

Appvion was founded in 1907.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity6
    • M&A Buy Activity2
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5
  • M&A Advisors 2

Appvion, Inc.

825 East Wisconsin Avenue, PO Box 359,
Appleton, Wisconsin 54912
United States,
(920) 734-9841
www.appvion.com

Appvion, Inc. is a producer of thermal, carbonless, security, inkjet, digital specialty, and colored papers.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # - - - 2 - - 2
Sell (0.6/yr) # 1 1 2 - - - 4
vol $208M $208M
  6

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Decorative Films LLC 2022-12-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Frederick, Maryland · www.decorativefilm.com
Nekoosa, Inc. 2022-11-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Nekoosa, Wisconsin · www.nekoosacoated.com
Appvion - Thermal Coating Business 2021-12-06 - Divestiture
Appleton, Wisconsin
Appvion, Inc. - Specialty Papers Business 2021-02-15 - Divestiture
Appleton, Wisconsin
Appvion - Point of Sale (POS) Paper Business 2020-02-14 - Divestiture
Appleton, Wisconsin
Encapsys LLC 2015-08-04 208M USD Divestiture
Appleton, Wisconsin · www.encapsys.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Packaging 1 (50%) - 1 (25%) -
Forest Products - - 2 (50%) -
Manufacturing 1 (50%) - - -
Chemicals - - 1 (25%) 208M (100%)
Total 2 - 4 $208M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 - 4 208M
  Wisconsin 1 - 4 208M
  Maryland 1 - - -
Total 2 - 4 $208M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Jefferies
1
Legal Deals
DLA Piper
1

Deal Values

sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $208M
TOTAL $208M
Largest Encapsys LLC
$208M (2015-08-04)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
50%
1 (50%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
50%
2 (50%)
Strategic(s)
50%
2 (50%)

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