GHC Specialty Brands LLC

401 South Wright Road,
Janesville, Wisconsin 53547
United States,

LSS provides distribution of safety and other products to more than 800,000 customers in North America. It reaches them through a variety of branded catalogs, flyers and Web sites targeted to specific niche markets. Customers represent all sizes and a range of sectors, including manufacturing, government and agriculture.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 7 - - - - - 7
vol $16M $16M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1

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Largest Rand Material Handling Equipment Co., Inc.
$16M (2006-03-01)
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According to our data here at Mergr, GHC Specialty Brands has acquired 7 companies. It has also divested 1 asset.

GHC Specialty Brands’ largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Rand Material Handling Equipment for $16M. GHC Specialty Brands has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (58%) and retail (29%).

When analyzing the distribution sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 271 distribution companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 35 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 13 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic distribution acquirer over the past 3 years is Bunzl, with 19 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the distribution sector over the past 3 years is Lloyds TSB Development Capital Ltd. with 4 platform acquisitions.

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