Blockbuster Acquisitions and Exits, 3 Deals Between 2005 and 2014
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Blockbuster has acquired 1 company of its own. It has also divested 2 assets.

Blockbuster has acquired in 1 US state. The Company’s most targeted sectors include gaming (100%).

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Blockbuster LLC

1201 Elm Street,
Dallas, Texas 75270
United States,
(866)692-2789
www.blockbuster.com

Blockbuster, Inc. was an international chain of video rental stores. The Company was formed in 1985.

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Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - - - - 1 2
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Media M&A - Last 3 Years

Blockbuster was acquired by DISH Network on April 6, 2011.

When analyzing the media sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 335 media companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 17 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic media acquirer over the past 3 years is Live Nation Entertainment, with 11 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the media sector over the past 3 years is Atwater Capital LLP with 5 platform acquisitions.


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