posts tagged as Retail M&A


By Natalie Kotlyar | February 06, 2019

Moving Beyond Retail Survival Mode: BDO’s 2019 Retail Rationalized Survey

Amid burdensome levels of debt, a steady cadence of bankruptcy filings, new entrants and shifts in buying power across generations, the retail industry faces continued pressure to transform. At the same time, 44% of retailers are... read more


Infographic: 2018 Will Test Retail’s Online & In-Store Balancing Act

Retail’s precondition for strong connectivity across the business and with customers has many retail execs investing more their digital capabilities. read more


Infographic: Private Equity’s Perspective on Retail

After last year’s steady deal activity, what opportunities does the retail industry offer private equity firms in 2018? read more


Event Recap: PE Dealmakers Breakfast – Investing in Retail & Consumer

At the recent PE Dealmakers Breakfast, our team led a panel discussion around investment opportunities in the retail and consumer industry. Alongside panelists from Duane Morris, First Republic Bank and Raymond James, industry colleagues... read more


Read the Full Report: Current State of E-Commerce

Our Current State of E-Commerce report analyzes where retail business models are heading based on recent e-commerce acquisition, buyout and exit trends in the industry. Read and download the full report for more on trends in e-commerce... read more


Making Cross-Border Connections in North American Retail

When analyzing the U.S. and Canadian business environment side-by-side, it is clear that the retail sector in both countries are cut from the same cloth. The unique closeness of the U.S. and Canada is reflected in a long-standing... read more


By Jakob Sand | March 07, 2017

Dollar Shave Club Opens Door for Next $1 Billion eCommerce Subscription Company

The meteoric rise and subsequent billion-dollar acquisition of the subscription-based eCommerce company Dollar Shave Club has sent shockwaves through the commerce industry. It raises the question of who will be the next company to go for... read more


Retail's 2017 Resolutions

2017 presents new possibilities and priorities. Just as consumers set personal resolutions for themselves, retailers will resolve to achieve milestones as well. Looking forward, we predict retailers will be focusing on three main areas... read more


The Role of PE and Strategics in Retail M&A

Wal-Marts recent acquisition of e-tailer Jet.com, following the Hudsons Bay Co.-Gilt Groupe and Bed Bath and Beyond-One Kings Lane deals earlier this year, illustrate a trend in the retail M&A market: Strategic acquisitions are coming to... read more


Read the Full Report: 2016 BDO Retail Compass Survey of CFOs

Our tenth annual Retail Compass Survey of CFOs surveyed 100 CFOs at leading US retailers about their outlook for the retail industry in 2016. Influenced by market volatility, disappointing 2015 sales figures and wavering consumer... read more