Lorillard Acquisitions, 2 Deals Between 2012 and 2013
consumer products Company

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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Lorillard, Inc.

714 Green Valley Road,
Greensboro, North Carolina 27408
United States,
(336)335-7000
www.lorillard.com

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 ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
vol $165M $165M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest Blu Cigs
$135M (2012-04-24)
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Consumer Products M&A - Last 3 Years

Lorillard was acquired by Reynolds American on July 15, 2014.

When analyzing the consumer products sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 314 consumer products companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 17 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic consumer products acquirer over the past 3 years is Unilever NV, with 9 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the consumer products sector over the past 3 years is L Catterton Partners with 8 platform acquisitions.


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