Lorillard Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer ProductsCompany

Lorillard has acquired 2 companies of its own.

Lorillard’s largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired Blu Cigs for $135M. Lorillard has acquired in 1 US state, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include consumer products (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity2
    • M&A Buy Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 2

Lorillard, Inc.

714 Green Valley Road,
Greensboro, North Carolina 27408
United States,

Lorillard, Inc., through its Lorillard Tobacco Company subsidiary, is the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States. Founded in 1760, Lorillard is the oldest continuously operating tobacco company in the United States. Newport, our flagship premium cigarette brand, is the top selling menthol and second largest selling cigarette brand overall in the United States based on gross units sold in 2011.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $165M $165M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
SKYCIG 2013-10-01 30M USD Add-on Acquisition
West Lothian, United Kingdom · www.skycig.co.uk
Blu Cigs 2012-04-24 135M USD Add-on Acquisition
Charlotte, United States · www.blucigs.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 2 (100%) 165M (100%) - -
Total 2 $165M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom 1 30M - -
United States 1 135M - -
Domestic 1 (50%) 135M (82%) - -
Cross-border 1 (50%) 30M (18%) - -
Total 2 $165M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $135M
< $100M 1 $30M
Largest Blu Cigs
$135M (2012-04-24)

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