Financial Deal Insights Consumer Markets Q1 10
IntroductionThis report contains extensive qualitative and quantitative analysis of the Q1 2010 deal activity (including strategic alliances) in the packaged food, alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages, personal care, household products, pet care, and tobacco sectors across global markets, with a specific focus on key emerging markets. It offers insights into deal activity, deal rationale, and valuation trends.
Analysis of Q1 2010 trends through analyst opinion on key deals (PDF brief), with a specific focus on PE deals
Insights into deal activity across M&A, private equity, private placement, IPO, secondary offering, and strategic alliance deals
Insights across key sectors, namely packaged food, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, personal care, household products, pet care, and tobacco
Detailed analysis of the deal activity during the quarter
Recovery from GEC: Although the number of M&A deals within the sector has dropped since Q4 09, the total deal value has more that doubled, signifying a movement away from numerous low value deals to fewer high value deals.
Focus on health: Major FMCG players are trying to cash in on the health trend to expand category sales and/or create product differentiation. Food manufacturers, Non-alcoholic carbonated beverage giants, and alcoholic beverage companies are launching a variety of products targeted at 'Health'.
The food sub-segment showed significantly increased M&A activity both in terms of volume as well as value suggesting a positive segment outlook.
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Table of contents
M&A activity value rises by 137%
Major players are riding on the health trend
The Coca-Cola Company has emulated PepsiCo's expansion strategy by announcing a buy-out of its major bottler in North America
M&A deal value and volume growth in food outshines other sub-segments
Nestlé poised to become leader in frozen pizza throughout North America
Growth markets to help revive global consumer goods sector
Hypermarcas positioned to be a leading player in growth markets
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List of Figures
Figure 1: M&A deal volume and value, Q1 2009-Q1 2010
Figure 2: M&A deal value by food sub-segment, Q1 2009-Q1 2010
Figure 3: North American frozen pizza market: brand shares (percentage of total) pre and post acquisition by value, 2008-10