Brunswick Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer ProductsCompany

Brunswick has acquired 15 companies, including 9 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Brunswick’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Navico for $1.1B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2019, when it sold Brunswick - Fitness Business to KPS Capital Partners for $490M. Brunswick has acquired in 11 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (29%) and consumer products (22%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity19
    • M&A Buy Activity14
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 10
  • M&A Advisors 8

Brunswick

Brunswick Corp.

26125 North Riverwoods Boulevard Suite 500,
Mettawa, Illinois 60045
United States,
(847) 735-4700
www.brunswick.com

Brunswick is a designer, manufacturer, and marketer of recreation products in the United States and internationally. Brunswick was established in 1845 and is based in Mettawa, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 9 1 1 - - 3 14
vol $327M $910M $1.1B $2.3B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 4 - - 1 - - 5
vol $490M $490M
  19

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
SemahTronix LLC 2021-09-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Flippin, Arkansas · www.semahtronix.com
RELiON Battery LLC 2021-09-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Rock Hill, South Carolina · www.relionbattery.com
Navico, Inc. 2021-06-24 1.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Tulsa, Oklahoma · www.navico.com
Brunswick Corp. - Fitness Business 2019-05-06 490M USD Divestiture
Lake Forest, Illinois
Power Products LLC - Global Marine & Mobile Business 2018-06-29 910M USD Divestiture
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Lankhorst Taselaar. B.V. 2017-07-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Lelystad, Netherlands · www.lankhorst-taselaar.nl
Indoor Cycling Group 2016-07-28 - Add-on Acquisition
Nürnberg, Germany · www.teamicg.com
Thunder Jet 2016-07-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Clarkston, Washington · www.thunderjet.com
Cybex International, Inc. 2016-01-20 195M USD Add-on Acquisition
Medway, Massachusetts · www.cybexintl.com
Garelick Mfg. Co. 2015-11-09 - Add-on Acquisition
St. Paul Park, Minnesota
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 3 (21%) 195M (9%) 2 (40%) 490M (100%)
Distribution 4 (29%) 52M (2%) - -
Electrical Equipment 3 (21%) 910M (40%) - -
Marine 2 (14%) 80M (3%) 1 (20%) -
Automotive 1 (7%) - - -
Electronics 1 (7%) 1.1B (46%) - -
Leisure - - 1 (20%) -
Retail - - 1 (20%) -
Total 14 $2.3B 5 $490M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 2.3B 5 490M
  Oklahoma 1 1.1B 1 -
  North Carolina 1 80M 1 -
  Wisconsin 1 910M - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  South Carolina 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Minnesota 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 195M - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Florida 1 52M - -
  Arkansas 1 - - -
  Michigan - - 1 -
  Illinois - - 1 490M
Australia 1 - - -
Germany 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Domestic 11 (79%) 2.3B (100%) 5 (100%) 490M (100%)
Cross-border 3 (21%) - - -
Total 14 $2.3B 5 $490M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Lincoln International
2
Citigroup Investment Banking
1
Lazard Ltd.
1
Legal Deals
Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
2
Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
1
Baker & McKenzie LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.1B
$100M to $1B 2 $1.1B
< $100M 2 $132M
TOTAL $2.3B
Largest Navico, Inc.
$1.1B (2021-06-24)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $490M
TOTAL $490M
Largest Brunswick Corp. - Fitness Business
$490M (2019-05-06)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
14%
2 (14%)
Strategic(s)
14%
2 (14%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
60%
3 (60%)
Strategic(s)
40%
2 (40%)

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