Silgan Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

PackagingCompany

Silgan has acquired 14 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Silgan’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired WestRock - Specialty Closures and Dispensing Systems Business for $1.0B. Silgan has acquired in 8 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include packaging (43%) and manufacturing (36%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity14
    • M&A Buy Activity14
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6

Silgan

Silgan Holdings, Inc.

4 Landmark Square Suite 400,
Stamford, Connecticut 06901
United States,
(203) 975-7110
www.silganholdings.com

Silgan is a supplier of rigid packaging for shelf-stable food and other consumer goods products. Silgan was founded in 1987 and is based in Stamford, Connecticut.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (1.0/yr) # 9 - - 2 3 - 14
vol $2.1B $900M $522M $3.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  14

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Easytech Closures S.p.A. 2021-10-04 37M USD Add-on Acquisition
Salerno, Italy · www.easytechclosures.com
Unicep Packaging LLC 2021-09-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Spokane, Washington · www.unicep.com
Gateway Plastics, Inc. 2021-09-20 485M USD Add-on Acquisition
Mequon, Wisconsin · www.gatewayplastics.com
Cobra Plastics, Inc. 2020-02-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Macedonia, Ohio · www.cobraplastics.com
Albéa, Inc. - Dispensing Business 2020-01-27 900M USD Divestiture
Gennevilliers, France
WestRock Co. - Specialty Closures and Dispensing Systems Business 2017-01-23 1.0B USD Divestiture
Richmond, Virginia
Van Can Co. 2014-09-15 - Add-on Acquisition
San Diego,, California · www.vancan.com
Portola Packaging, Inc. 2013-10-22 266M USD Add-on Acquisition
Downers Grove, Illinois · www.portpack.com
Rexam's High-Barrier Food 2012-09-04 248M USD Divestiture
, United Kingdom
Nestlé Purina's Steel Can Making Assets 2011-09-06 25M USD Divestiture
, United States
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Packaging 6 (43%) 1.7B (49%) - -
Manufacturing 5 (36%) 1.1B (31%) - -
Plastics 3 (21%) 694M (20%) - -
Total 14 $3.5B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 9 1.8B - -
  California 2 - - -
  Wisconsin 1 485M - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Virginia 1 1.0B - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 266M - -
Austria 1 293M - -
Brazil 1 209M - -
France 1 900M - -
Italy 1 37M - -
United Kingdom 1 248M - -
Domestic 9 (64%) 1.8B (52%) - -
Cross-border 5 (36%) 1.7B (48%) - -
Total 14 $3.5B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.0B
$100M to $1B 6 $2.4B
< $100M 2 $62M
TOTAL $3.5B
Largest WestRock Co. - Specialty Closures and Dispensing Systems Business
$1.0B (2017-01-23)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
7%
1 (7%)
Strategic(s)
36%
5 (36%)

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