Riddell Sports Group - M&A Summary and Business Overview

Consumer ProductsCompany

Riddell Sports Group M&A Summary

Riddell Sports Group has acquired 6 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Riddell Sports Group’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Easton Bell Sports for $400M. Riddell Sports Group has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include apparel/textiles (34%) and business services (34%).

Riddell Sports Group Business Overview

Where is Riddell Sports Group headquartered?

Riddell Sports Group is headquartered in Rosemont, Illinois.

What sector is Riddell Sports Group in?

Riddell Sports Group is a consumer products company.

When was Riddell Sports Group founded?

Riddell Sports Group was founded in 1922.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity3
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6
  • M&A Advisors 2

Riddell Sports Group, Inc.

9801 West Higgins Road, Suite 800,
Rosemont, Illinois 60018
United States,
(773) 794-1994
www.riddell.com

Riddell Sports Group, Inc. is a provider and reconditioner of branded athletic equipment, uniforms, and practice gear for young men and women. Riddell Sports Group was formed in 1922 and is based in Rosemont, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 2 - - - - 1 3
vol $400M $400M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - 1 - - - - 1
  4

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Simbex LLC 2024-04-02 - Divestiture
Lebanon, New Hampshire · www.simbex.com
Kollege Town 2020-02-10 - Divestiture
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin · www.kollegetown.com
Kollege Town 2015-10-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin · www.kollegetown.com
Easton Bell Sports, Inc. 2006-02-07 400M USD Add-on Acquisition
Van Nuys, California · www.eastonbellsports.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Apparel/Textiles 1 (33%) - 1 (100%) -
Business Services 1 (33%) - - -
Consumer Products 1 (33%) 400M (100%) - -
Total 3 $400M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 400M 1 -
  Wisconsin 1 - 1 -
  New Hampshire 1 - - -
  California 1 400M - -
Total 3 $400M 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Goldman Sachs
1
Legal Deals
Ropes & Gray
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $400M
TOTAL $400M
Largest Easton Bell Sports, Inc.
$400M (2006-02-07)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
33%
1 (33%)
Strategic(s)
33%
1 (33%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 (100%)

 Subscribe to unlock this and 202,604
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)
Search
  • 4.6K Private Equity Firms
  • 194K M&A Transactions
  • 198K Companies Involved in M&A
    (Buyer, Seller, or Target)
  • 3.6K M&A Advisors
    (Investment Banks and Law Firms)
  • 75K M&A Contacts
    (PE and M&A Advisors)

Ready to try?

Join FREE for 1 Week

No obligation. Cancel anytime.