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Epsilon Research covers the M&A transactions for the "Retail and Wholesale ('R&W')" industry [1025 EMAT Reports], which includes:


Our analysts publish transaction multiples reports for private company M&A deals (announced 2004 onwards).

Each report presents detailed information on the deal value, structure and rationale, the target's activity, history and financial information; it includes the calculation of the key historic and current multiples: enterprise value over sales (EV/S), EBITDA (EV/EBITDA), or EBIT (EV/EBIT), P/E and Price to Book. All information sources are systematically given and company financials are carefully verified and restated if needed.


The reports are a unique source of information to have a comparable metric for the valuation of a private company, establish the "market value" of an investment or private equity investment portfolios.


The deal reports are published in Epsilon's EMAT database.
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Recent M&A Deal Reports Published on EMAT

Date Acquirer Target Country Industries Valuation multiples See details
08/05/2024 Unigloves (Singapore) Pte Unigloves Arzt- & Klinikbedarf Handelsgesellschaft Germany Specialised R&W, Medical Supplies * 116887
04/01/2024 L'Occitane International Dr. Vranjes Firenze Italy Personal Products, Cosmetics & Perfumes ** 115896
29/12/2023 Private group led by BNP Paribas Développement, Garibaldi Participations and Crédit Agricole Alpes Développement (C2AD) Distritoys (Groupe King Jouet) Isère Toys & Gifts (retail) ** 115887
10/11/2023 Private Group backed by Siparex Distriwatt Gironde e-commerce B2B, Electrical Product (retail) * 114899
03/11/2023 Public Power Corporation Kotsovolos (Dixons South East Europe AEVE) Greece Diversified R&W *** 114849
23/10/2023 LloydsPharmacy Ireland Kalamunda Ireland Drugs Retailers * 115321
17/08/2023 Alinea (Neomarché) Zodio (Objets & Cie) Nord Home Improvement R&W * 115270
06/07/2023 Series B funding round backed by Nextstage AM Mediprix Hérault Drugs Retailers * 113575
01/07/2023 ZEBRA Invest STRAX European Distribution Business (STRAX Logistics) Germany Consumer Electronics (retail) ** 115549
20/06/2023 Global Auto Holdings Lookers England Car Dealers *** 115025
06/06/2023 Private Group led by the Management Mos Mosh Denmark Womenswear, Menswear * 117120
30/05/2023 Rexel Wasco Netherlands Distribution of Materials & Equipment for Buildings / Public Works, Heating Equipment (retail), Electrical Product (retail) *** 112799
15/05/2023 Private group led by Nord Capital Investissement, Turenne Groupe, Sofipaca Fresh Invest (Réseau Vitalis) Nord Fruits and Vegetables R&W *** 113483
09/05/2023 JD Sports Fashion Groupe Courir Paris Footwear (retail), Sportswear, Clothing Retail (multi-brands) ** 112633
23/12/2022 Fluidra MERANUS Gesellschaft fur Schwimmbad- und Freizeitausrustungen Germany Specialised R&W, Sporting Goods *** 111125
22/12/2022 Frutas Naturales (The Natural Fruit Company) Bollo International Fruits Spain Market Gardening, Fruits and Vegetables R&W * 111236
20/12/2022 Fielmann Medop | Ibervision Servicios Opticos | Elaboria Spain Specialised R&W, Medical Supplies, Eyewear (retail) * 111182
08/12/2022 Vertu Motors Helston Garages Group England Car Dealers ** 114987
22/11/2022 Private Group led by Jean-Félix Bianchini Vibel Corse-Du-Sud Food R&W ** 116250
21/11/2022 UniPhar BModesto Netherlands Drugs Retailers ** 110851
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