Spin Master Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Consumer Products Company

Spin Master has acquired 14 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

Spin Master’s largest acquisition to date was in 2018, when it acquired GUND for $79M. Spin Master has acquired in 7 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include consumer products (65%) and digital media (15%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity14
    • M&A Buy Activity14
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

Spin Master Corp. (Spin Master)

225 King Street West Suite 200,
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3M2
Canada,
(800) 622-8339
www.spinmaster.com

Spin Master is a children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master was founded in 1994 and is based in Toronto, Canada.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 8 3 1 1 1 - 14
vol $9M $79M $88M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  14

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Rubik's Brand Ltd. 2020-10-27 - Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.rubiks.com
Maya Toys - Orbeez 2019-12-06 - Divestiture
, California
GUND 2018-03-05 79M USD Divestiture
Edison, New Jersey · www.gund.com
Perplexus LLC 2017-12-01 9M USD Add-on Acquisition
Kaysville, Utah · www.perplexus.net
Aerobie, Inc. 2017-07-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Palo Alto, California · www.aerobie.com
Marbles LLC 2017-05-01 - Special Situations/Distressed
Chicago, Illinois · www.marblesthebrainstore.com
Swimways Corp. 2016-08-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Virginia Beach, Virginia · www.swimways.com
Sago Sago Toys, Inc. (dba Sago Mini) 2016-04-21 - Divestiture
Toronto, Ontario · www.sagomini.com
Toca Boca AB 2016-04-21 - Divestiture
Stockholm, Sweden · www.tocaboca.com
Etch A Sketch 2016-02-11 - Divestiture
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Consumer Products 9 (64%) 88M (100%) - -
Digital Media 2 (14%) - - -
Food 1 (7%) - - -
Leisure 1 (7%) - - -
Retail 1 (7%) - - -
Total 14 $88M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 10 88M - -
  California 3 - - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Utah 1 9M - -
  New York 1 - - -
  New Jersey 1 79M - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
France 1 - - -
Sweden 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - - -
Domestic 1 (7%) - - -
Cross-border 13 (93%) 88M (100%) - -
Total 14 $88M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 2 $88M
TOTAL $88M
Largest GUND
$79M (2018-03-05)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
7%
1 (7%)
Strategic(s)
43%
6 (43%)

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