Cornerstone Brands - Ownership and Business Overview


Cornerstone Brands Ownership

Who owns Cornerstone Brands?

Cornerstone Brands is owned by IAC. It was acquired on March 2, 2005.

Was Cornerstone Brands formerly PE-backed?

Yes. Cornerstone Brands was formerly owned by 2 private investors.

Cornerstone Brands Business Overview

Where is Cornerstone Brands headquartered?

Cornerstone Brands is headquartered in West Chester, Ohio.

What sector is Cornerstone Brands in?

Cornerstone Brands is a retail company.

When was Cornerstone Brands founded?

Cornerstone Brands was founded in 1995.

Retail M&A Summary in 2005

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, retail ranked 15 in number of deals in 2005. The largest retail acquisition in 2005 was May Department Stores Company - which was acquired by Macy s for $17.0B.

Join Mergr to view all 81 acquisitions of retail companies in 2005, including 49 acquisitions by private equity firms, and 32 by strategics.

Cornerstone Brands, Inc.

5568 West Chester Road,
West Chester, Ohio 45069
United States,

Cornerstone Brands is a family of leading catalog companies for the home, leisure and casual apparel, including: Ballard Designs, Frontgate, Garnet Hill, Improvements, Smith+Noble, The Territory Ahead and TravelSmith Outfitters.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Territory Ahead Apparel, Inc. 2012-08-01 - Divestiture
Blue Ash, Ohio ·
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Apparel/Textiles - - 1 (100%) -
Total - - 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States - - 1 -
  Ohio - - 1 -
Total - - 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Tully & Holland, Inc.

M&A Connections

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1 (100%)

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