Jarden Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer Products Company

Jarden has acquired 21 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 13 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Jarden’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Yankee Candle for $1.8B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2018, when it sold Pure Fishing to Sycamore Partners for -. Jarden has acquired in 11 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include consumer products (50%) and leisure (12%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity20
    • M&A Buy Activity18
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 8
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 15
  • M&A Advisors 6

Jarden Corp.

1800 North Military Trail,
Boca Raton, Florida 33431
United States,
(561) 447-2520
www.jarden.com


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 18 - - - - - 18
vol $7.8B $7.8B
Sell (0.4/yr) # - - - 2 - - 2
  20

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Pure Fishing, Inc. 2018-11-07 - Divestiture
Columbia, South Carolina · www.purefishing.com
The Waddington Group 2018-05-04 - Divestiture
Covington, Kentucky · www.thewaddingtongroup.com
Visant Corp. 2015-10-14 1.5B USD Add-on Acquisition
Armonk, New York · www.visant.net
The Waddington Group 2015-07-31 1.4B USD Add-on Acquisition
Covington, Kentucky · www.thewaddingtongroup.com
Rexair LLC 2014-08-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Troy, Michigan · www.rainbowsystem.com
Yankee Candle Co., Inc. 2013-09-03 1.8B USD Add-on Acquisition
South Deerfield, Massachusetts · www.yankeecandle.com
Challenger International S.A.S 2013-01-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Colombes, France · www.babysun.com
Pulse Home Products Ltd. 2012-08-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Oldham, United Kingdom
Quickie Manufacturing Corp. 2010-12-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Cinnaminson, New Jersey · www.quickie.com
Mapa S.A.S. 2010-04-05 450M USD Add-on Acquisition
Colombes, France · www.mapa-spontex.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
The Lehigh Group 2003-08-12 Fibrex LLC 2005-10-01 1
Macungie, Pennsylvania · www.lehighgroup.com Madison, Georgia · www.wellingtoninc.com
Diamond Brands, Inc.    - Forster Manufacturing Co., Inc. 1995-03-01 1
Daleville, Indiana · www.diamondbrands.com Boston, Massachusetts

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 9 (50%) 2.9B (38%) 2 (100%) -
Leisure 2 (11%) 765M (10%) - -
Manufacturing 2 (11%) 652M (8%) - -
Consumer Services 1 (6%) - - -
Distribution 1 (6%) - - -
Packaging 1 (6%) 160M (2%) - -
Publishing 1 (6%) 1.5B (19%) - -
Retail 1 (6%) 1.8B (23%) - -
Total 18 $7.8B 2 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 14 7.3B 2 -
  Kentucky 2 1.6B 1 -
  Massachusetts 2 2.2B - -
  Florida 2 746M - -
  South Carolina 1 300M 1 -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  New York 1 1.5B - -
  New Jersey 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Indiana 1 90M - -
  California 1 765M - -
  Arkansas 1 160M - -
France 2 450M - -
Hong Kong 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 14 (78%) 7.3B (94%) 2 (100%) -
Cross-border 4 (22%) 450M (6%) - -
Total 18 $7.8B 2 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Barclays Investment Bank
1
Morgan Stanley
1
Moelis & Co.
1
Legal Deals
Kane Kessler PC
1
Greenberg Traurig LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $4.6B
$100M to $1B 7 $3.1B
< $100M 1 $90M
TOTAL $7.8B
Largest Yankee Candle Co., Inc.
$1.8B (2013-09-03)
sell # Total
TOTAL -
Largest Pure Fishing, Inc.
- (2018-11-07)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
13 100%
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
50%
1 50%
Strategic(s)
50%
1 50%

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