Energizer Holdings Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer Products Company

Energizer Holdings has acquired 8 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Energizer Holdings’ largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired Spectrum Brands Holdings - Global Battery & Portable Lighting Business for $2.0B. Energizer Holdings has acquired in 5 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include consumer products (86%) and automotive (15%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity7
    • M&A Buy Activity7
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7
  • M&A Advisors 7

Energizer Holdings

Energizer Holdings, Inc.

533 Maryville University Drive,
St. Louis, Missouri 63141
United States,
(314) 985-2000
www.energizerholdings.com

Energizer Holdings is a consumer goods company operating globally in the broad categories of household and personal care products. Energizer offers solutions in portable power, lighting, wet shave and personal grooming, skin care, feminine care and infant care. Energizer Holdings is based in St. Louis, Missouri.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 5 - 2 - - - 7
vol $2.7B $3.3B $6.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  7

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. - Global Auto Care Business 2018-11-15 1.3B USD Divestiture
Vandalia, Ohio
Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. - Global Battery & Portable Lighting Business 2018-01-16 2.0B USD Divestiture
Middleton, Wisconsin
American Covers, Inc. (dba Handstands) 2016-05-24 340M USD Add-on Acquisition
Draper, Utah · www.handstands.com
J&J - Feminine Hygiene Business 2013-07-31 185M USD Divestiture
, United States
Personna American Safety Razor Co. 2010-07-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Cedar Knolls, New Jersey · www.personna.com
Johnson - Edge, Skintimate Shave Preparation Business 2009-06-05 275M USD Divestiture
, United States
Playtex Products, Inc. 2007-10-01 1.9B USD Add-on Acquisition
New Providence, New Jersey · www.playtexproductsinc.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Playtex Products, Inc.    - Personal Care Group, Inc. 1997-12-23 1
New Providence, New Jersey · www.playtexproductsinc.com Ormond Beach, Florida · www.personalcaregroup.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 6 (86%) 4.7B (79%) - -
Automotive 1 (14%) 1.3B (21%) - -
Total 7 $6.0B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 7 6.0B - -
  New Jersey 2 1.9B - -
  Wisconsin 1 2.0B - -
  Utah 1 340M - -
  Ohio 1 1.3B - -
Total 7 $6.0B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
1
Citigroup Investment Banking
1
Barclays Investment Bank
1
Legal Deals
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
3
King & Spalding LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $5.2B
$100M to $1B 3 $800M
TOTAL $6.0B
Largest Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. - Global Battery & Portable Lighting Business
$2.0B (2018-01-16)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
43%
3 (43%)
Strategic(s)
57%
4 (57%)

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