DXP Enterprises Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Distribution Company

DXP Enterprises has acquired 46 companies, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

DXP Enterprises’ largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Best PumpWorks for $285M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Vertex Distribution to Houston Wire & Cable for $32M. DXP Enterprises has acquired in 19 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (73%) and business services (10%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity46
    • M&A Buy Activity44
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7
  • M&A Advisors 1

DXP Enterprises, Inc. (DXP Enterprises)

5301 Hollister Street,
Houston, Texas 77040
United States,
(713) 996-4700
www.dxpe.com

DXP Enterprises is a products and service distributor to industrial customers throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. DXP provides innovative pumping solutions, supply chain services and maintenance, repair, operating and production services that emphasize and utilize DXP’s product knowledge and technical expertise in rotating equipment, bearings, power transmission, industrial supplies and safety products and services. DXP Enterprises was formed in 1908 and is based in Houston, Texas.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 39 - 1 - 1 3 44
vol $1.0B $1.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $32M $32M
  46

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Total Equipment Co. 2021-01-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania · www.totalequipment.com
Pumping Solutions, Inc. 2021-01-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Ontario, Quebec · www.apumpstore.com
Corporate Equipment Co. LLC 2021-01-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Cincinnati, Ohio · www.corpequip.com
Turbo Machinery Repair, Inc. 2020-02-06 - Add-on Acquisition
Richmond, California · www.turboindustrial.net
Application Specialties, Inc. 2018-01-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Auburn, Washington · www.1asi.com
Vertex Distribution, Inc. 2016-10-03 32M USD Divestiture
Attleboro, Massachusetts · www.vertexdistribution.com
Cortech Engineering LLC 2015-09-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Yorba Linda, California · www.cortechpumps.com
Tool Supply, Inc. 2015-04-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Tualatin, Oregon · www.toolsupply.com
Machinery Tooling & Supply, LLC 2014-05-01 - Divestiture
Schaumburg, Illinois
B27 LLC 2014-01-02 285M USD Add-on Acquisition
Plano, Texas
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 32 (73%) 878M (86%) 2 (100%) 32M (100%)
Business Services 4 (9%) 12M (1%) - -
Machinery 4 (9%) 43M (4%) - -
Diversified 1 (2%) 2M (< 1%) - -
Electrical Equipment 1 (2%) - - -
Healthcare Services 1 (2%) 25M (2%) - -
Safety/Security 1 (2%) 65M (6%) - -
Total 44 $1.0B 2 $32M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 38 892M 2 32M
  Texas 11 601M 1 -
  Pennsylvania 3 13M - -
  Ohio 2 7M - -
  New York 2 16M - -
  New Mexico 2 8M - -
  Kansas 2 6M - -
  California 2 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - 1 32M
  Wyoming 1 3M - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Tennessee 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
  Nebraska 1 106M - -
  Louisiana 1 10M - -
  Indiana 1 13M - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 4M - -
  Arizona 1 25M - -
Canada 5 133M - -
  Alberta 4 133M - -
  Quebec 1 - - -
1 - - -
  Louisiana 1 - - -
Domestic 38 (86%) 892M (87%) 2 (100%) 32M (100%)
Cross-border 6 (14%) 133M (13%) - -
Total 44 $1.0B 2 $32M

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
2

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $676M
< $100M 25 $348M
TOTAL $1.0B
Largest Best PumpWorks, Inc.
$285M (2013-12-09)
sell # Total
< $100M 1 $32M
TOTAL $32M
Largest Vertex Distribution, Inc.
$32M (2016-10-03)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
5%
2 (5%)
Strategic(s)
2%
1 (2%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 (100%)

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