BlueLinx Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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BlueLinx has acquired 4 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

BlueLinx’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired Georgia-Pacific Building Products - Georgia-Pacific building products distribution business for $810M. BlueLinx has acquired in 4 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (75%) and building materials (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 4

BlueLinx

BlueLinx Holdings, Inc.

1950 Spectrum Circle Suite 300,
Marietta, Georgia 30067
United States,
(770) 953-7000
www.bluelinxco.com

BlueLinx is a distributor of building products. The Company distributes products in two principal categories: structural products and specialty products. Structural products include plywood, oriented strand board, rebar and remesh, lumber and other wood products primarily used for structural support, walls, and flooring in construction projects. Specialty products include roofing, insulation, specialty panels, moulding, engineered wood products, vinyl products (used primarily in siding), outdoor living, particle board, and metal products.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 2 1 - - - 1 4
vol $810M $413M $67M $1.3B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  4

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Vandermeer Forest Products, Inc. 2022-10-03 67M USD Add-on Acquisition
Lynnwood, Washington · www.vandermeerfp.com
Cedar Creek, Inc. 2018-03-12 413M USD Add-on Acquisition
Tulsa, Oklahoma · www.cedarcreek.com
Austin Hardwoods, Inc. 2006-08-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas
Georgia-Pacific Building Products LLC - Georgia-Pacific building products distribution business 2004-05-01 810M USD Divestiture
Atlanta, Georgia
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 3 (75%) 480M (37%) - -
Building Materials 1 (25%) 810M (63%) - -
Total 4 $1.3B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 4 1.3B - -
  Washington 1 67M - -
  Texas 1 - - -
  Oklahoma 1 413M - -
  Georgia 1 810M - -
Total 4 $1.3B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Moelis & Co.
1
Legal Deals
King & Spalding LLP
1
Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
1
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $1.2B
< $100M 1 $67M
TOTAL $1.3B
Largest Georgia-Pacific Building Products LLC - Georgia-Pacific building products distribution business
$810M (2004-05-01)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
1 (25%)
Strategic(s)
25%
1 (25%)

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