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March M&A Roundup: Public Companies Make Moves Before Deals Dry Up

March M&A Roundup: Public Companies Make Moves Before Deals Dry Up

Three public companies—Compass Diversified Holdings, Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings Inc. and Clarus Corp.—announced key acquisitions last month before the coronavirus all but stopped M&A activity. Most of the transactions that were announced came in the first half of March before social distancing took hold, the stock market collapsed, and businesses began shuttering operations and laying off employees. (Read More)

February M&A Roundup: BSN Sports, CGPR And More

February M&A Roundup: BSN Sports, CGPR And More

BSN Sports dominated last month’s M&A activity. The Dallas, TX-based team sports apparel and equipment distributor announced a trio of acquisitions in February, bringing the company’s 2020 total to four. Also, the boutique outdoor and active lifestyle public relations firm CGPR found a new home with a larger agency in a deal that provides synergies for both. (Read More)

January M&A Roundup: Buzz Around VF’s Next Move Highlights Busy Month

January M&A Roundup: Buzz Around VF’s Next Move Highlights Busy Month

The active lifestyle marketplace began 2020 with a high volume of M&A transactions, but the most notable story didn’t involve a done deal—just one of the highest-profile companies in the industry announcing plans to rightsize its portfolio and potentially target new assets. The January M&A Roundup examines VF’s latest move and asks what’s next? (Read More)

December M&A Roundup: Pelican, Powdr, Thule And More

December M&A Roundup: Pelican, Powdr, Thule And More

Pelican International’s acquisition of Confluence Outdoor headlined a busy December for M&A in the active lifestyle market. It also saw ski resort operator Powdr Corp. expand into Canada and Thule Group add a maker of fly fishing rod vaults to its portfolio. SGB Executive's monthly roundup breaks down the deals from December and includes the full list of transactions for the month. (Read More)

September M&A Roundup: Spy Optic, Bollé, Dick’s, Sportsman’s And More

September M&A Roundup: Spy Optic, Bollé, Dick’s, Sportsman’s And More

September was another busy month for M&A in the active lifestyle space. Notable transactions occurred in outdoor eyewear (Bollé Brands acquired Spy Optic), sporting goods retail (Sportsman’s Warehouse acquired eight Field & Stream stores from Dick’s) and recreational vehicle manufacturing (Winnebago acquired Newmar). SGB digs into the important details of each deal. (Read More)

April M&A Roundup: BSN Grows Again, Volcom Gets Liberated

April M&A Roundup: BSN Grows Again, Volcom Gets Liberated

BSN Sports has become a fixture in SGB Executive’s monthly roundup of M&A activity, and April saw the nation’s largest direct marketer and distributor of sporting goods to the school and league markets grow yet again with the addition of two more assets. In a busy month for deals in the active lifestyle market, surf, skate and snow brand Volcom found a new owner. (Read More)

December M&A Roundup: Marquee Views Dakine As “Billion-Dollar Opportunity”

December M&A Roundup: Marquee Views Dakine As “Billion-Dollar Opportunity”

The final month of 2018 didn’t provide a high volume of M&A in the active lifestyle space, but a handful of notable deals helped the year close on a strong note, including Marquee Brands LLC's acquisition of Dakine (pictured). Terms of the deal weren't disclosed but Marquee sees Dakine as a "billion-dollar opportunity," said Nate Pund of Houlihan Lokey. (Read More)

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