Cengage Learning, Inc.

10650 Toebben Drive,
Independence, Kentucky 41051
United States,
(800)354-9706
www.cengage.com

Cengage Learning is a provider of teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. Cengage develops teaching materials for colleges, schools, libraries and corporations, and provides print and electronic publishing.

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Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
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According to our data here at Mergr, Cengage Learning has acquired 10 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Cengage Learning has acquired in 6 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (50%) and education (20%).

When analyzing the publishing sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 100 publishing companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 6 have acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic publishing acquirer over the past 3 years is Boone Newspapers, with 4 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the publishing sector over the past 3 years is Paladin Multi-Media Group, Inc. with 2 platform acquisitions.

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