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Deal Trends in the Consumer Industry

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the consumer industry. The dashboard provides an extensive analysis by capturing trends in terms of deal types, geographies, industry players, advisory firms, and the number of deals and their value.

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Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the consumer industry.

Consumer industry deal activity by deal type - volume (Last 12 months)

The deals dashboard provides an insightful and thorough overview of deal activity in terms of deal types and the number of deals in the global consumer industry over the last 12 months. It covers mergers and acquisitions (M&As), private equity and venture financing deal types.

Consumer industry deal activity by deal type - value (Last 12 months)

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard offers an analysis on deal activity in the global consumer industry in terms of deal type and value. Deal types encompassing M&As, private equity and venture financing are tracked over the last 12 months.

Mergers and acquisitions in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology provides an overview of M&A deal activity in the consumer industry. Besides M&A deals, the dashboard tracks the leading M&A financial and legal advisors, and M&A deal activity by theme.

Consumer industry M&A deal activity by region (Last 12 months)

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard tracks M&A transactions recorded in the consumer industry in different regions in the last 12-month period.

Source: GlobalData

Largest M&A deals in the consumer industry

The following table lists details of the largest merger and acquisition deals in terms of value in the global consumer industry.

Acquirer Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Central Group Selfridges 02 Dec 2021 5,322.0
Continental Grain Sanderson Farms 09 Aug 2021 4,530.0
Assa Abloy Spectrum Brands, Inc - Hardware and Home Improvement - US 08 Sep 2021 4,300.0
Pershing Square Tontine Holdings Universal Music Group 04 Jun 2021 4,000.0
EMART eBay Korea 24 Jun 2021 3,061.6
Pershing Square International Universal Music Group 10 Aug 2021 2,800.0
Heineken Distell Group Holdings 15 Nov 2021 2,517.3
Trulieve Cannabis Harvest Health Recreation 10 May 2021 2,292.4
Nugil Grupo Nutresa 15 Dec 2021 2,211.3
Source: GlobalData

M&A deals advisor rankings in the consumer industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard reveals top financial and legal advisors to M&A deals by both deal value and volume in the global consumer industry during 2020 and 2021.

M&A financial advisor rankings in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Evercore 1 10
JPMorgan Chase 2 8
The Goldman Sachs Group 3 2
Centerview Partners 4 5
Lazard 5 19
Morgan Stanley 6 7
Bank of America 7 3
Citigroup 8 4
Credit Suisse Group 9 9
Perella Weinberg Partners 10 20
Source: GlobalData

Consumer Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Rothschild 1 4
Houlihan Lokey 2 1
Raymond James Financial 3 46
Ernst & Young Global 4 3
Lazard 5 11
The Goldman Sachs Group 6 2
KPMG International Coop 7 9
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 8 5
Alantra Partners 9 26
Bank of America 10 6
Source: GlobalData

M&A legal advisor rankings in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 1 6
Sullivan & Cromwell 2 16
Alston & Bird 3 20
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 4 3
Baker & McKenzie 5 13
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 6 8
Linklaters 7 1
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 8 17
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz 9 11
Allen & Overy 10 2
Source: GlobalData

Consumer Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Baker & McKenzie 1 1
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 2 8
Kirkland & Ellis 3 2
CMS Legal Services EEIG 4 9
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 5 11
Jones Day 6 7
DLA Piper 7 4
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 8 20
Allen & Overy 9 3
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira SLP 10 43
Source: GlobalData

M&A deal activity by theme in the consumer industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Consumer Technology tracks the number of M&A deals by theme in the consumer industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals.

Private equity deals in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard provides information on private equity deals data, including deals by region, top legal and financial advisors, and top deals by theme.

Private equity deal activity in the consumer industry by region (Last 12 months)

Consumer Technology tracks private equity deal activity in different regions of the globe over the last 12 months.

Source: GlobalData

Top private equity deals in the consumer industry

The following table lists details of the largest private equity deals by value in the global consumer industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
3G Capital Hunter Douglas 30 Dec 2021 7,100.0
CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII Ekaterra 18 Nov 2021 5,104.5
PAI Partners PepsiCo Inc - Tropicana, Naked and Juice Brands - US 03 Aug 2021 3,300.0
Hellman Friedman At Home Group 06 May 2021 2,800.0
KPS Capital Partners Almidones Mexicanos, S.A. de 12 Jul 2021 1,300.0
Saudi Agricultural and Livestock Investment Olam Agri Holdings 25 Mar 2022 1,240.0
IMM Private Equity Hanssem 14 Jul 2021 1,240.0
The Blackstone Group Spanx 20 Oct 2021 1,200.0
Source: GlobalData

Top private equity investors in the consumer industry (last 12 months)

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top private equity investors in the consumer industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
KKR 924.0 5
Advent International 1,697.1 4
Altor Fund N/A 4
Brentwood Associates N/A 4
Verdane Capital N/A 4
Waterland Private Equity Investments N/A 4
L Catterton Management 590.2 3
BPI France 497.5 3
Butterfly Equity N/A 3
Arbor Investments Management N/A 3
Source: GlobalData

Private equity deals advisors in the consumer industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Consumer Technology monitors financial and legal advisors to private equity deals by value and volume in the global consumer industry during 2020 and 2021.

Private equity financial advisor rankings in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
The Goldman Sachs Group 1 9
Credit Suisse Group 2 7
Morgan Stanley 3 1
Lazard 4 6
JPMorgan Chase 5 8
Citigroup 6 10
UBS Group 7 39
Bank of America 8 2
Moelis 9 15
KPMG International Coop 10 26
Source: GlobalData

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 1 1
Houlihan Lokey 2 3
KPMG International Coop 3 2
Rothschild 4 4
The Goldman Sachs Group 5 6
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu 6 11
Clearwater International 7 8
JPMorgan Chase 8 18
WBC Holdings 9 19
Ernst & Young Global 10 5
Source: GlobalData

Private equity legal advisor rankings in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Blake, Cassels & Graydon 1 10
Kirkland & Ellis 2 3
Latham & Watkins 3 1
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 4 12
White & Case 5 14
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett 6 5
Ropes & Gray 7 22
Baker & McKenzie 8 6
Willkie Farr & Gallagher 9 40
Davis Polk & Wardwell 10 42
Source: GlobalData

The deals dashboard compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 2 11
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 3 18
Latham & Watkins 4 2
Allen & Overy 5 5
Ropes & Gray 6 6
Willkie Farr & Gallagher 7 45
Baker & McKenzie 8 7
White & Case 9 9
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 10 12
Source: GlobalData

Private equity deals by theme in the consumer industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Consumer Technology tracks the number of private equity deals by theme in the consumer industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in 2021.

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Venture financing deals in the consumer industry

Consumer Technology’s provides an overview of venture financing deal activity in the consumer industry around the globe, including deals by region, top venture financing deals and capital investors.

Venture financing deal activity in the consumer industry by region (Last 12 months)

Consumer Technology tracks venture financing deals recorded in the consumer industry in different regions of the globe in the last 12-month period.

Source: GlobalData

Top ten venture financing deals in the consumer industry

The following table lists the top ten venture financing deals by value in the global consumer industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
SoftBank Vision Fund GoBrands 30 Jul 2021 1,000.0
Huaxing New Economy Fund Chaim Technology (Suzhou 20 Oct 2021 562.8
Health Investments Weilong Foods Group 13 May 2021 558.4
Undisclosed Impossible Foods 23 Nov 2021 500.0
Undisclosed Rappi 08 Jul 2021 500.0
Undisclosed Noblegen 06 Jul 2021 405.1
SoftBank Vision Fund Upside Foods 21 Apr 2022 400.0
Undisclosed Beast Brands 21 Dec 2021 398.6
Large Venture Colibri SAS - ManoMano 06 Jul 2021 355.0
SK The Fyn­der Group 19 Jul 2021 350.0
Source: GlobalData

Top venture capital investors in the consumer industry (Last 12 months)

Consumer Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top venture capital investors in the consumer industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
S2G Ventures 789.4 13
Titan Capital 24.3 12
Sequoia Capital China 1,167.1 11
Gaingels 202.5 11
DSG Consumer Partners 96.0 10
Big Idea Ventures 21.4 9
Gaorong Capital 442.8 8
IDG Capital 427.0 8
SOSVentures 234.1 8
Collaborative Fund 164.5 8
Source: GlobalData

Venture financing deal activity by theme in the consumer industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Consumer Technology tracks the number of venture financing deals by theme in the global consumer industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in 2021.

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