Reynolds American Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer ProductsCompany

Reynolds American has acquired 5 companies of its own. It has also divested 1 asset.

Reynolds American’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Lorillard for $27.4B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2015, when it sold Reynolds America - Natural American Spirit international businesses to Japan Tobacco for $5.0B. Reynolds American has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include consumer products (80%) and medical products (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity6
    • M&A Buy Activity5
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1
  • M&A Advisors 3

Reynolds American, Inc.

401 North Main Street,
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101
United States,
(336) 741-2000

Reynolds American Inc is a holding company focused on tobacco products. Its principal subsidiaries include the second largest tobacco company in the United States, R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; the second largest smokeless tobacco products manufacturer in the United States, American Snuff Company, LLC, referred to as American Snuff Co.; the manufacturer of the leading super-premium cigarette brand, Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc., referred to as SFNTC; R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company, referred to as RJR Vapor, a manufacturer and marketer of digital vapor cigarettes in the United States.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 5 - - - - - 5
vol $34.8B $34.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $5.0B $5.0B

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Reynolds America - Natural American Spirit international businesses 2015-09-29 5.0B USD Divestiture
, United States
Lorillard, Inc. 2014-07-15 27.4B USD Add-on Acquisition
Greensboro, North Carolina ·
Niconovum AB 2009-12-02 44M USD Add-on Acquisition
Helsingborg, Sweden ·
American Snuff Co. 2006-05-31 3.5B USD Add-on Acquisition
Memphis, Tennessee ·
Conwood Holdings, Inc. 2006-05-31 3.5B USD Add-on Acquisition
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co.(SFNTC) 2001-12-11 340M USD Add-on Acquisition
Oxford, North Carolina ·
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 4 (80%) 34.7B (100%) 1 (100%) 5.0B (100%)
Medical Products 1 (20%) 44M (< 1%) - -
Total 5 $34.8B 1 $5.0B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 4 34.7B 1 5.0B
  North Carolina 3 31.2B - -
  Tennessee 1 3.5B - -
Sweden 1 44M - -
Domestic 4 (80%) 34.7B (100%) 1 (100%) 5.0B (100%)
Cross-border 1 (20%) 44M (< 1%) - -
Total 5 $34.8B 1 $5.0B

Top M&A Advisors

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J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Legal Deals
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Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $34.4B
$100M to $1B 1 $340M
< $100M 1 $44M
TOTAL $34.8B
Largest Lorillard, Inc.
$27.4B (2014-07-15)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $5.0B
Largest Reynolds America - Natural American Spirit international businesses
$5.0B (2015-09-29)

M&A Connections

Divested to
1 (100%)

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