Hudson s Bay Company Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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Hudson s Bay Company has acquired 5 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

Hudson s Bay Company’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Saks for $2.9B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2019, when it sold Lord & Taylor to Le Tote for $76M. Hudson s Bay Company has acquired in 1 US state, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include retail (75%) and e-commerce (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity7
    • M&A Buy Activity4
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7
  • M&A Advisors 5

Hudson's Bay Company

8925 Torbram Road,
Brampton, Ontario L6T 4G1
Canada,
(905) 792-4400
www.hbc.com

Hudson's Bay Company is an operator of department stores across North America. Hudson's dates back to 1670 and is based in Toronto. Hudson's Bay was founded in 1670 and is based in Brampton, Canada.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 3 - 1 - - - 4
vol $3.2B $3.2B
Sell (0.6/yr) # - - 2 1 - - 3
vol $76M $76M
  7

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Lord & Taylor LLC 2019-08-28 76M CAD Divestiture
New York, New York · www.lordandtaylor.com
Karstadt AG 2018-09-11 - Stake Purchase
Essen, Germany · www.karstadt.de
Hudson's Bay Company - Europe Retail Operations 2018-09-11 - Merger
, Germany
GILT Groupe Holdings, Inc. 2018-06-04 - Divestiture
New York, New York · www.gilt.com
GILT Groupe Holdings, Inc. 2016-01-07 250M USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.gilt.com
Saks, Inc. 2013-07-29 2.9B USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.saksincorporated.com
Lord & Taylor LLC 2013-01-24 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.lordandtaylor.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Saks, Inc.    - Parisian, Inc. 2006-10-02 1
New York, New York · www.saksincorporated.com Birmingham, Alabama

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Retail 3 (75%) 2.9B (92%) 2 (67%) 76M (100%)
E-Commerce 1 (25%) 250M (8%) 1 (33%) -
Total 4 $3.2B 3 $76M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 3.2B 2 76M
  New York 3 3.2B 2 76M
Germany 1 - 1 -
Domestic - - - -
Cross-border 4 (100%) 3.2B (100%) 3 (100%) 76M (100%)
Total 4 $3.2B 3 $76M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Peter J. Solomon Co.
2
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofA Securities)
1
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
1
Legal Deals
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
3
Stikeman Elliott LLP
2

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $2.9B
$100M to $1B 1 $250M
TOTAL $3.2B
Largest Saks, Inc.
$2.9B (2013-07-29)
sell # Total
< $100M 1 $76M
TOTAL $76M
Largest Lord & Taylor LLC
$76M (2019-08-28)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
50%
2 (50%)
Strategic(s)
25%
1 (25%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
3 (100%)

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