Saputo - M&A Summary and Business Overview

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Saputo M&A Summary

Saputo has acquired 17 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Saputo’s largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired Dairy Crest Group for $1.5B. Saputo has acquired in 5 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include food (100%).

Saputo Business Overview

Where is Saputo headquartered?

Saputo is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec.

What is Saputo’s revenue?

Saputo disclosed revenue of 15,035M CAD for 2022 and 14,294M CAD for 2021.

How many employees does Saputo have?

Saputo has 17,200 employees.

What sector is Saputo in?

Saputo is a food company.

When was Saputo founded?

Saputo was founded in 1954.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity17
    • M&A Buy Activity17
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5
  • M&A Advisors 6

Saputo

Saputo, Inc.

6869 Métropolitain Boulevard East,
Montreal, Quebec H1P 1X8
Canada,
(514) 328-6662
www.saputo.com

Saputo is a producer, marketer and distributor of a wide array of products including cheese, fluid milk, yogurt, dairy ingredients and snack-cakes. Saputo was founded in 1954 and is based in Montreal, Quebec.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 17 - - - - - 17
vol $4.0B $4.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  17

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Dairy Crest Group plc 2019-02-22 1.5B GBP Add-on Acquisition
Esher, United Kingdom · www.dairycrest.co.uk
F&A Dairy Products, Inc. 2018-10-26 85M USD Add-on Acquisition
Las Cruces, New Mexico · www.fadairy.com
Betin, Inc. 2017-11-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Rolling Hills Estates, California · www.montchevre.com
Murray Goulburn Co-Operative Co. Ltd. 2017-10-26 980M CAD Add-on Acquisition
Southbank, Australia · www.mgc.com.au
Southeast Milk, Inc. - Extended Shelf-Life Business 2017-08-31 - Divestiture
Plant City, Florida
Woolwich Dairy 2015-10-05 80M USD Add-on Acquisition
Orangeville, Ontario · www.woolwichdairy.com
Saputo Dairy Australia Pty Ltd. 2014-01-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Allansford, Australia · www.saputodairyaustralia.com.au
Fairmount Food Group LLC 2011-03-25 271M USD Add-on Acquisition
Deerfield, Illinois · www.fairmountfood.com
Cheese and Protein International LLC 2007-04-12 - Divestiture
Tulare, California
Schneider Cheese, Inc. 2005-05-27 24M USD Add-on Acquisition
Waldo, Wisconsin · www.schneidercheese.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Food 17 (100%) 4.0B (100%) - -
Total 17 $4.0B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Canada 7 685M - -
  Quebec 3 295M - -
  Ontario 2 80M - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
  Alberta 1 309M - -
United States 7 785M - -
  Illinois 2 676M - -
  California 2 - - -
  Wisconsin 1 24M - -
  New Mexico 1 85M - -
  Florida 1 - - -
Australia 2 980M - -
United Kingdom 1 1.5B - -
Domestic 7 (41%) 685M (17%) - -
Cross-border 10 (59%) 3.3B (83%) - -
Total 17 $4.0B - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Moelis & Co.
1
Lazard Ltd.
1
Legal Deals
Clayton Utz
1
Freshfields
1
Ash St. Partners Pty
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.5B
$100M to $1B 5 $2.2B
< $100M 4 $205M
TOTAL $4.0B
Largest Dairy Crest Group plc
$1.5B (2019-02-22)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
6%
1 (6%)
Strategic(s)
24%
4 (24%)

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