Flowers Foods Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Food Company

Flowers Foods has acquired 11 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Flowers Foods’ largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired Lepage Bakeries for $370M. Flowers Foods has acquired in 10 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include food (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity11
    • M&A Buy Activity11
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2
  • M&A Advisors 2

Flowers Foods, Inc. (Flowers Foods)

1919 Flowers Circle,
Thomasville, Georgia 31757
United States,
(229) 226-9110
www.flowersfoods.com

Flowers Foods is a producer of fresh packaged bakery foods. Flowers operates bakeries across the country that produce a wide range of bakery products. Flowers Foods was founded in 1919 and is based in Thomasville, Georgia. Flowers Foods was founded in 1919 and is based in Thomasville, Georgia.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 10 - 1 - - - 11
vol $950M $205M $1.2B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  11

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Canyon Bakehouse LLC 2018-11-07 205M USD Add-on Acquisition
Woodland Park, Colorado · www.canyonglutenfree.com
Alpine Valley Bread Co. 2015-10-13 120M USD Add-on Acquisition
Mesa, Arizona · www.alpinevalleybread.com
Dave's Killer Bread Co. 2015-09-14 275M USD Add-on Acquisition
Milwaukie, Oregon · www.daveskillerbread.com
Lepage Bakeries, Inc. 2012-07-23 370M USD Add-on Acquisition
Auburn, Maine · www.lepagebakeries.com
Tasty Baking Co. 2011-05-25 175M USD Add-on Acquisition
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania · www.tastykake.com
Leo's Foods, Inc. 2009-10-19 - Add-on Acquisition
Fort Worth, Texas
Holsum Bakery, Inc. 2008-08-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Phoenix, Arizona · www.holsumaz.com
Butterkrust Bakery, Inc. 2008-08-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Lakeland, Florida · www.bkbusa.com
Derst Baking Co. 2006-02-18 - Add-on Acquisition
Savannah, Georgia · www.derst.com
Royal Cake Co., Inc. 2005-09-01 10M USD Add-on Acquisition
Winston-Salem, North Carolina · www.royalcake.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Food 11 (100%) 1.2B (100%) - -
Total 11 $1.2B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 1.2B - -
  Arizona 2 120M - -
  Texas 1 - - -
  Tennessee 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 175M - -
  Oregon 1 275M - -
  North Carolina 1 10M - -
  Maine 1 370M - -
  Georgia 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 205M - -
Total 11 $1.2B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Deutsche Bank Corporate & Investment Banking
2
Legal Deals
Jones Day
2

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 5 $1.1B
< $100M 1 $10M
TOTAL $1.2B
Largest Lepage Bakeries, Inc.
$370M (2012-07-23)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
9%
1 (9%)
Strategic(s)
9%
1 (9%)

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