The North West - M&A Summary and Business Overview


The North West M&A Summary

The North West has acquired 3 companies.

The North West’s largest acquisition to date was in 2007, when it acquired Cost-U-Less for $52M. The North West has acquired in 1 US state, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include retail (67%) and airlines (34%).

The North West Business Overview

Where is The North West headquartered?

The North West is headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada.

What sector is The North West in?

The North West is a retail company.

When was The North West founded?

The North West was founded in 1978.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity3
    • M&A Buy Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 3

The North West Co., Inc.

77 Main Street,
Winnipeg, R3C 2R1

The North West Company is a retailer to underserved rural communities and urban neighbourhood markets in the following regions: Northern Canada, Western Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands and the Caribbean. Our stores offer a broad range of products and services with an emphasis on food. Our value offer is to be the best local shopping choice for everyday household and local lifestyle needs.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $76M $76M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
North Star Air Ltd. 2017-04-28 24M CAD Add-on Acquisition
Pickle Lake, Ontario ·
Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd. 2017-02-09 - Stake Purchase
Road Town, Virgin Islands (British)
Cost-U-Less, Inc. 2007-12-31 52M USD Add-on Acquisition
Bellevue, Washington ·
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Retail 2 (67%) 52M (69%) - -
Airlines 1 (33%) 24M (31%) - -
Total 3 $76M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Canada 1 24M - -
  Ontario 1 24M - -
United States 1 52M - -
  Washington 1 52M - -
Virgin Islands (British) 1 - - -
Domestic 1 (33%) 24M (31%) - -
Cross-border 2 (67%) 52M (69%) - -
Total 3 $76M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 2 $76M
Largest Cost-U-Less, Inc.
$52M (2007-12-31)

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