Richfood Holdings Mergers and Acquisitions Summary


Richfood Holdings has acquired 2 companies of its own.

Richfood Holdings’ largest acquisition to date was in 1997, when it acquired Farm Fresh for $223M. Richfood Holdings has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include retail (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity2
    • M&A Buy Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1

Richfood Holdings, Inc.

4860 Cox Road Suite 300,
Glen Allen, Virginia 23060
United States,

Richfood is the largest food distributor in the Mid Atlantic United States and one of the largest food retailers in that region. It operates two major distribution centers in Pennsylvania and Virginia and 93 supermarkets in Washington, Baltimore and Tidewater, Va.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '93 '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # - - - - 1 1 2
vol $223M $207M $430M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Dart Group Corporation 1998-04-09 207M USD Add-on Acquisition
Landover, Maryland
Farm Fresh, Inc. 1997-09-10 223M USD Add-on Acquisition
Norfolk, Virginia
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Retail 2 (100%) 430M (100%) - -
Total 2 $430M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 2 430M - -
  Virginia 1 223M - -
  Maryland 1 207M - -
Total 2 $430M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $430M
Largest Farm Fresh, Inc.
$223M (1997-09-10)

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