Middleby Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Manufacturing Company

Middleby has acquired 57 companies, including 25 in the last 5 years. A total of 10 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Middleby’s largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired Viking Range for $380M. Middleby has acquired in 20 different US states, and 12 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (54%) and manufacturing (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity56
    • M&A Buy Activity56
  • Total Sectors Invested 11
  • Total Countries Invested 12
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 15
  • M&A Advisors 2

The Middleby Corp. (Middleby)

1400 Toastmaster Drive,
Elgin, Illinois 60120
United States,
(847) 741-3300
www.middleby.com

Middleby designs, manufactures, markets, distributes, and services a broad line of foodservice equipment used in all types of commercial restaurants and institutional kitchens, food preparation, cooking, baking, chilling and packaging equipment for food processing operations, and premium kitchen equipment including ranges, ovens, refrigerators, ventilation and dishwashers primarily used in the residential market. Middleby was founded in 1888 and is based in Elgin, Illinois.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (4.8/yr) # 32 6 9 6 3 - 56
vol $851M $851M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  56

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
United Foodservice Equipment Group 2020-12-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Zhuhai, China · www.unitedfoodserviceequipment.com
Wild Goose Filling 2020-12-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Louisville, Colorado · www.wildgoosefilling.com
Deutsche Beverage Technology 2020-03-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Charlotte, North Carolina · www.deutschebeverage.com
Synesso, Inc. 2019-12-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Seattle, Washington · www.synesso.com
Brava Home, Inc. 2019-11-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Sacramento, California · www.brava.com
Packaging Progressions, Inc. 2019-07-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Souderton, Pennsylvania · www.pacproinc.com
CM Brewing Technologies, Inc. 2019-06-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Santa Ana, California · www.ssbrewtech.com
Powerhouse Dynamics, Inc. 2019-04-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Newton, Massachusetts · www.powerhousedynamics.com
Standex International Corp. - Cooking Solutions Group 2019-02-27 - Divestiture
Salem, New Hampshire
Evo, Inc. 2018-12-31 - Add-on Acquisition
Tualatin, Oregon · www.evoamerica.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Machinery 30 (54%) 58M (7%) - -
Manufacturing 11 (20%) 380M (45%) - -
Consumer Products 3 (5%) - - -
Electrical Equipment 3 (5%) 27M (3%) - -
Distribution 2 (4%) - - -
Electronics 2 (4%) 199M (23%) - -
Building Materials 1 (2%) 188M (22%) - -
Business Services 1 (2%) - - -
Food 1 (2%) - - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (2%) - - -
Packaging 1 (2%) - - -
Total 56 $851M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 35 595M - -
  California 5 - - -
  Illinois 4 - - -
  Washington 3 - - -
  North Carolina 3 - - -
  Texas 2 - - -
  Pennsylvania 2 - - -
  Missouri 2 188M - -
  Wisconsin 2 27M - -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Vermont 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
  Oklahoma 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  New Hampshire 1 - - -
  Mississippi 1 380M - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 - - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
United Kingdom 4 257M - -
Australia 3 - - -
Canada 3 - - -
  Quebec 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
  Alberta 1 - - -
Italy 3 - - -
China 2 - - -
Denmark 1 - - -
France 1 - - -
Germany 1 - - -
India 1 - - -
Spain 1 - - -
Sweden 1 - - -
Domestic 35 (63%) 595M (70%) - -
Cross-border 21 (38%) 257M (30%) - -
Total 56 $851M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1
Legal Deals
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 3 $767M
< $100M 2 $85M
TOTAL $851M
Largest Viking Range Corp.
$380M (2012-12-31)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
16%
9 (16%)
Strategic(s)
9%
5 (9%)

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