Sealed Air Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Packaging Company

Sealed Air has acquired 17 companies, including 9 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Sealed Air’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Diversey Holdings for $4.3B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2017, when it sold Diversey Holdings to Bain Capital Private Equity for $3.2B. Sealed Air has acquired in 7 different US states, and 10 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include packaging (42%) and machinery (12%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity22
    • M&A Buy Activity17
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 10
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 11
  • M&A Advisors 6

Sealed Air Corp.

2415 Cascade Pointe Boulevard,
Charlotte, North Carolina 28208
United States,
(980) 221-3235
www.sealedair.com

Sealed Air Corporation is a global provider of food safety and security, facility hygiene and product protection. Sealed Air serves an array of end markets including food and beverage processing, food service, retail, healthcare and industrial, and commercial and consumer applications. Sealed Air was formed in 1960 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 10 1 3 1 2 - 17
vol $4.4B $100M $510M $5.0B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 4 - 1 - - - 5
vol $502M $3.2B $3.7B
  22

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Automated Packaging Systems, Inc. 2019-05-01 510M USD Add-on Acquisition
Streetsboro, Ohio · www.autobag.com
MGM Food and Commodities Corp. - Flexible Packaging Business 2019-02-11 - Divestiture
Mandaluyong City, Philippines
AFP, Inc. 2018-08-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Pflugerville, Texas · www.a-f-p.com
Fagerdala Singapore Pte Ltd. 2017-09-11 100M USD Add-on Acquisition
Singapore, Singapore
Deltaplam Embalagens Indústria e Comércio Ltda 2017-08-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Londrina, Brazil · www.deltaplam.com.br
Daylight Medical, Inc. - UVC Disinfection Business 2017-05-16 - Divestiture
Middleburg Heights, Ohio
Diversey Holdings, Inc. 2017-03-27 3.2B USD Divestiture
Sturtevant, Wisconsin · www.diversey.com
Tampereen Teollsuussähkö Oy (TTS-Ciptec) 2016-07-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Tampere, Finland · www.tts-ciptec.com
Dry Lube Ltd. 2015-12-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Edinburgh, United Kingdom · www.drylube.co.uk
Sealed Air - European Food Trays Business 2015-10-05 - Divestiture
, United Kingdom
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Packaging 7 (41%) 667M (13%) 3 (60%) 125M (3%)
Machinery 2 (12%) 4.3B (87%) 1 (20%) 3.2B (86%)
Technology Hardware 2 (12%) - - -
Chemicals 1 (6%) - 1 (20%) 377M (10%)
Healthcare Services 1 (6%) - - -
Manufacturing 1 (6%) - - -
Medical Products 1 (6%) - - -
Plastics 1 (6%) - - -
Test/Measurement Equipment 1 (6%) - - -
Total 17 $5.0B 5 $3.7B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 8 4.8B 2 3.2B
  Ohio 2 510M - -
  Wisconsin 1 4.3B 1 3.2B
  Texas 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  Illinois - - 1 -
United Kingdom 1 - 1 -
Brazil 1 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
Finland 1 - - -
France 1 - - -
Japan - - 1 377M
Netherlands - - 1 125M
New Zealand 1 57M - -
Philippines 1 - - -
Singapore 1 100M - -
Spain 1 - - -
Domestic 8 (47%) 4.8B (97%) 2 (40%) 3.2B (86%)
Cross-border 9 (53%) 157M (3%) 3 (60%) 502M (14%)
Total 17 $5.0B 5 $3.7B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Citigroup Investment Banking
2
Goldman Sachs Investment Banking Division
1
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.
1
Legal Deals
K&L Gates LLP
1
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
1
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $4.3B
$100M to $1B 1 $510M
< $100M 2 $157M
TOTAL $5.0B
Largest Diversey Holdings, Inc.
$4.3B (2011-06-01)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $3.2B
$100M to $1B 2 $502M
TOTAL $3.7B
Largest Diversey Holdings, Inc.
$3.2B (2017-03-27)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
20%
1 20%
Strategic(s)
80%
4 80%
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
80%
4 80%
Strategic(s)
20%
1 20%

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