PetSmart Acquisitions and Exits, 5 Deals Between 1995 and 2019
retail Company

PetSmart has acquired 5 companies of its own, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

PetSmart’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Chewy for $3.4B. PetSmart has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (50%) and e-commerce (25%).

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PetSmart, Inc.

19601 North 27th Avenue,
Phoenix, Arizona 85027
United States,
(623) 580-6100
www.petsmart.com

PetSmart, Inc. is a specialty retailer and provider of pet products and services in North America. The Company also offers a selection of services, including professional grooming and boarding, as well as training and day camp for dogs. PetSmart, Inc. was formed in 1986 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 2 - 1 1 - - 4
vol $3.4B $3.4B
Sell (0.2/yr) # - - - - - 1 1
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Largest Chewy, Inc.
$3.4B (2017-04-18)
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Retail M&A - Last 3 Years

PetSmart was acquired by Ardian, BC Partners And ATP Private Equity Partners on December 15, 2014.

When analyzing the retail sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 173 retail companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 5 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic retail acquirer over the past 3 years is Camping World Holdings, with 13 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the retail sector over the past 3 years is L Catterton Partners with 4 platform acquisitions.


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