Nebraska Furniture Mart was acquired by Berkshire Hathaway on January 1, 1983


Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, retail ranked 1 in number of deals in 1983. The largest retail acquisition in 1983 was Nebraska Furniture Mart - which was acquired by Berkshire Hathaway for $60M.

Join Mergr to view all 1 acquisitions of retail companies in 1983, including 1 by strategics.

Nebraska Furniture Mart, Inc.

700 South 72nd Street,
Omaha, Nebraska 68114
United States,
(402) 397-6100

Nebraska Furniture Mart, a high-volume Omaha discount retailer and the largest U.S. home furnishings store founded by a Russian immigrant, Rose Blumkin. The Blumkin family retained management and the remaining ownership of the store.

 Subscribe to unlock this and 188,945
investor and company profiles

Sign-up today to get full access

  • check  Unlimited Searches
  • check  Unlimited Profile Views
  • check  Build and Export Lists of
    • PE Backed Companies
    • Direct Investors & Acquirers
    • Advisors
    • Deals
    • & More

What's Mergr?

We built Mergr to save people the arduous and time-consuming process of tracking when companies are bought, sold, and who currently owns them.

Every day, new opportunities emerge around M&A and we help professionals of all types comb through transactions, investors, and corporate acquirers via an easy-to-use web database that is accessible to anyone.

Try us for 1 week free today!

Mergr, the Easiest-to-Use PE and M&A DB

Key Benefits

  • Stay informed on events in your industry
  • M&A research that takes seconds (not all afternoon)
  • Better understand your customers and prospects
  • Discover active buyers (or sellers)
  • 4.4K Private Equity Firms
  • 179K M&A Transactions
  • 185K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.5K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 68K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.