Wolverine World Wide Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Apparel/textilesCompany

Wolverine World Wide has acquired 5 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Wolverine World Wide’s largest acquisition to date was in 2021, when it acquired Sweaty Betty for $410M. Wolverine World Wide has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include apparel/textiles (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3
  • M&A Advisors 3

Wolverine World Wide

Wolverine World Wide Inc.

9341 Courtland Drive NE,
Rockford, Michigan 49351
United States,
(616) 866-5500
www.wolverineworldwide.com

Wolverine World Wide is a marketer of branded casual, active lifestyle, work, outdoor sport, athletic, children's and uniform footwear and apparel. Wolverine World Wide was founded in 1883 and is based in Rockford, Michigan.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 3 - - - 1 - 4
vol $410M $410M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  4

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Sweaty Betty Ltd. 2021-08-03 410M USD Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.sweatybetty.com
Wolverine World Wide Inc. - DoD Footwear Business 2017-09-29 - Divestiture
Rockford, Michigan
Chaco, Inc. 2009-01-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Paonia, Colorado · www.chaco.com
Sebago, Inc. 2003-07-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Rockford, Michigan · www.sebago.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Apparel/Textiles 4 (100%) 410M (100%) - -
Total 4 $410M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 - - -
  Michigan 2 - - -
  Colorado 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 410M - -
Domestic 3 (75%) - - -
Cross-border 1 (25%) 410M (100%) - -
Total 4 $410M - -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Rothschild Global Advisory
1
Legal Deals
Baker & McKenzie LLP
1
Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $410M
TOTAL $410M
Largest Sweaty Betty Ltd.
$410M (2021-08-03)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
25%
1 (25%)
Strategic(s)
25%
1 (25%)

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