1. Deals Analysis
July 25, 2021

Consumer industry M&A deals total $1.9bn in Europe in June 2021

Total consumer industry M&A deals worth $1.9bn were announced in Europe in June 2021, led by Brunswick’s $1.05bn acquisition of Navico Holding, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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The value marked a decrease of 39.4% over the previous month of $3.15bn and a drop of 3.05% when compared with the last 12-month average of $1.97bn.

Europe held a 67.97% share of the global consumer industry M&A deal value that totalled $2.81bn in June 2021. With a 37.37% share and deals worth $1.05bn, Norway was the top country in Europe’s M&A deal value across consumer industry.

In terms of M&A deal activity, Europe recorded 54 deals during June 2021, marking a flat growth over the previous month and a rise of 17.39% over the 12-month average. Italy recorded 13 deals during the month.

Europe consumer industry M&A deals in June 2021: Top deals

The top five consumer industry M&A deals accounted for 86% of the overall value during June 2021.

The combined value of the top five consumer deals stood at $1.64bn, against the overall value of $1.9bn recorded for the month.

The top five consumer industry M&A deals of June 2021 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) Brunswick’s $1.05bn acquisition of Navico Holding

2) The $183.16m acquisition of Always Pure Organics by ST Brands

3) Italian Wine Brands’ $181.99m acquisition of Enoitalia

4) The $122.62m acquisition of 92.2% stake in HYMA Skog & Tradgard by BHG Group

5) The Kraft Heinz’s acquisition of Assanfoods for $100m.

Verdict deals analysis methodology

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Country and industry are defined according to the headquarters and dominant industry of the target firm. The term ‘acquisition’ refers to both completed deals and those in the bidding stage.

GlobalData tracks real-time data concerning all merger and acquisition, private equity/venture capital and asset transaction activity around the world from thousands of company websites and other reliable sources.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported deals are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s deals database.