Nordson Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

MachineryCompany

Nordson has acquired 35 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 6 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Nordson’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Vention Medical for $705M. Nordson has acquired in 12 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (30%) and manufacturing (24%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity34
    • M&A Buy Activity34
  • Total Sectors Invested 11
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7
  • M&A Advisors 2

Nordson

Nordson Corp.

28601 Clemens Road,
Westlake, Ohio 44145
United States,
(440) 892-1580
www.nordson.com

Nordson delivers precision technology solutions to help customers succeed worldwide. The company engineers, manufactures and markets differentiated products and systems used for dispensing adhesives, coatings, sealants, biomaterials and other materials, fluid management, test and inspection, UV curing and plasma surface treatment, all supported by application expertise and direct global sales and service. Nordson was founded in 1935 and is based in Westlake, Ohio.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 28 2 1 2 1 - 34
vol $2.0B $180M $2.1B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  34

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Spectris - NDC Technologies Business 2021-08-24 180M USD Divestiture
Egham, United Kingdom
vivaMOS Ltd. 2020-09-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Southampton, United Kingdom · www.vivamos.co.uk
Fluortek, Inc. 2020-06-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Easton, Pennsylvania · www.fluortek.com
Optical Control GMBH & Co. KG 2019-07-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Weibenohe, Germany · www.optical-control.de
Clada Medical Devices 2018-10-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Galway, Ireland · www.cladamedical.com
Sonoscan, Inc. 2018-01-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Elk Grove Village, Illinois · www.sonoscan.com
Vention Medical, Inc. 2017-02-20 705M USD Add-on Acquisition
Salem, New Hampshire · www.ventionmedical.com
InterSelect GmbH 2017-02-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Hagenbach, Germany · www.myinterselect.de
Plas-Pak Industries, Inc. 2017-02-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Norwich, Connecticut · www.plaspakinc.com
ACE Production Technologies, Inc. 2017-01-06 - Add-on Acquisition
Spokane, Washington · www.ace-protech.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Vention Medical, Inc. 2017-02-20 Vention Medical, Inc. - Device Manufacturing Business 2017-02-20 1
Salem, New Hampshire · www.ventionmedical.com Salem, New Hampshire

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Machinery 10 (29%) 600M (28%) - -
Manufacturing 8 (24%) 450M (21%) - -
Medical Products 4 (12%) 705M (33%) - -
Electronics 3 (9%) - - -
Electrical Equipment 2 (6%) - - -
Semiconductors 2 (6%) - - -
Building Materials 1 (3%) - - -
Distribution 1 (3%) - - -
Packaging 1 (3%) - - -
Plastics 1 (3%) 200M (9%) - -
Test/Measurement Equipment 1 (3%) 180M (8%) - -
Total 34 $2.1B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 21 2.0B - -
  California 6 200M - -
  Pennsylvania 4 200M - -
  Wisconsin 2 400M - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Rhode Island 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 200M - -
  New Hampshire 1 705M - -
  Minnesota 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 250M - -
Germany 7 - - -
United Kingdom 3 180M - -
Belgium 1 - - -
Ireland 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Domestic 21 (62%) 2.0B (92%) - -
Cross-border 13 (38%) 180M (8%) - -
Total 34 $2.1B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1
Legal Deals
Jones Day
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 8 $2.1B
TOTAL $2.1B
Largest Vention Medical, Inc.
$705M (2017-02-20)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
15%
5 (15%)
Strategic(s)
6%
2 (6%)

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