Kaopectate - Ownership and Business Overview

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Kaopectate Ownership

Who owns Kaopectate?

Kaopectate is owned by Arcadia Consumer Healthcare. It was acquired on March 20, 2020.

Kaopectate Business Overview

Where is Kaopectate headquartered?

Kaopectate is headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

What sector is Kaopectate in?

Kaopectate is a consumer products company.

When was Kaopectate founded?

Kaopectate was founded in 1879.

Consumer Products M&A Summary in 2020

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, consumer products ranked 8 in number of deals in 2020. The largest consumer products acquisition in 2020 was PT. Softex Indonesia - which was acquired by Kimberly-Clark for $1.2B.

Join Mergr to view all 231 acquisitions of consumer products companies in 2020, including 57 acquisitions by private equity firms, and 174 by strategics.


Chattem, Inc.

1715 West 38th Street,
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37409
United States,
(423) 821-2037

Chattem, Inc. makes and sells household and personal care products like over-the-counter drugs and cosmetics. Chattem was founded in 1879 and is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $4M $4M

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Balmex 2015-04-27 4M USD Divestiture
Chattanooga, Tennessee · www.balmex.com
Chattem - Bull Frog 2013-02-11 - Divestiture
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products - - 2 (100%) 4M (100%)
Total - - 2 $4M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States - - 2 4M
  Tennessee - - 1 4M
Total - - 2 $4M

Deal Values

sell # Total
< $100M 1 $4M
Largest Balmex
$4M (2015-04-27)

M&A Connections

Divested to
2 (100%)

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