SUPERVALU Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Retail Company

SUPERVALU has acquired 11 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 8 assets.

SUPERVALU’s largest acquisition to date was in 1999, when it acquired Richfood Holdings for $1.5B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Save-A-Lot Food Stores to Onex Partners for $1.4B. SUPERVALU has acquired in 7 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include retail (82%) and business services (10%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity19
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity8
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 12
  • M&A Advisors 6

SUPERVALU, Inc.

11840 Valley View Road,
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344
United States,
(952) 828-4000
www.supervalu.com

SUPERVALU, Inc. is one of the largest grocery wholesalers and retailers in the U.S. SUPERVALU serves customers across the United States through a network of 3,437 stores composed of 3,323 wholesale primary stores operated by customers serviced by SUPERVALU's food distribution business and 114 traditional retail grocery stores in continuing operations operated under three retail banners in three geographic regions (store counts as of February 24, 2018). Headquartered in Minnesota, SUPERVALU has approximately 23,000 employees.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 9 2 - - - - 11
vol $3.0B $375M $3.3B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 7 - 1 - - - 8
vol $1.6B $1.6B
  19

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
SUPERVALU, Inc. - Hornbacher's Stores 2018-11-30 - Divestiture
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Associated Grocers of Florida, Inc. 2017-10-18 - Add-on Acquisition
Pompano Beach, Florida · www.agfla.com
Unified Grocers, Inc. 2017-04-10 375M USD Add-on Acquisition
Commerce, California · www.unifiedgrocers.com
Save-A-Lot Food Stores Ltd. 2016-10-17 1.4B USD Divestiture
Earth City, Missouri · www.save-a-lot.com
Food Lion LLC - 22 Stores 2016-07-31 - Divestiture
, United States
Cub Foods, Inc. 2014-05-07 - Add-on Acquisition
Stillwater, Minnesota · www.cub.com
Rainbow Foods - 18 Grocery Stores 2014-05-07 - Divestiture
, United States
Risk Planners, Inc. 2011-03-07 - Divestiture
Bloomington, Minnesota · www.riskplanners.com
Total Logistic Control LLC 2011-01-05 200M USD Divestiture
Miami, Florida · www.totallogistic.com
Bristol Farms, Inc. 2010-10-29 - Divestiture
Carson, California · www.bristolfarms.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Retail 9 (82%) 3.1B (93%) 5 (63%) 1.4B (87%)
Business Services 1 (9%) 233M (7%) 1 (13%) 200M (13%)
Distribution 1 (9%) - - -
Insurance - - 1 (13%) -
Manufacturing - - 1 (13%) -
Total 11 $3.3B 8 $1.6B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 3.3B 8 1.6B
  Florida 2 233M 1 200M
  California 2 375M 1 -
  Wisconsin 1 - 2 -
  Minnesota 1 - 2 -
  Indiana 1 - 1 -
  Virginia 1 1.5B - -
  Missouri - - 1 1.4B
Total 11 $3.3B 8 $1.6B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Barclays Investment Bank
1
Lazard Ltd.
1
Greenhill & Co., Inc.
1
Legal Deals
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
2
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
2
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $2.7B
$100M to $1B 2 $608M
TOTAL $3.3B
Largest Richfood Holdings, Inc.
$1.5B (1999-06-10)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $1.4B
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
TOTAL $1.6B
Largest Save-A-Lot Food Stores Ltd.
$1.4B (2016-10-17)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
18%
2 (18%)
Strategic(s)
27%
3 (27%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
38%
3 (38%)
Strategic(s)
50%
4 (50%)

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