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Packaging Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the Packaging 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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Packaging Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the packaging industry.

Packaging 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 packaging industry over the last 12 months. It covers mergers and acquisitions (M&As), private equity and venture financing deal types.

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

Packaging Technology’s deals dashboard offers an analysis on deal activity in the global packaging 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 packaging industry

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

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

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

Largest M&A deals in the packaging industry

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

Acquirer Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Philip Morris International Swedish Match 11 May 2022 17,326.9
Continental Grain Sanderson Farms 09 Aug 2021 4,530.0
Mondelez International Clif Bar 20 Jun 2022 2,900.0
Undisclosed Nagacorp 22 Jul 2022 2,716.0
Domtar Resolute Forest Products 06 Jul 2022 2,700.0
Heineken Distell Group Holdings 15 Nov 2021 2,517.3
Nugil Grupo Nutresa 15 Dec 2021 2,211.3
Cresco Labs Columbia Care 23 Mar 2022 2,000.0
SIG Combibloc Group Scholle IPN 01 Feb 2022 1,521.4
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

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

M&A financial advisor rankings in the packaging industry

Packaging 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 13
Morgan Stanley 2 5
Centerview Partners 3 9
JPMorgan Chase 4 27
Credit Suisse Group 5 4
Lazard 6 24
J.P. Morgan Securities 7 14
Rothschild 8 2
Bank of America 9 12
The Goldman Sachs Group 10 1
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Packaging 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
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 3 2
Morgan Stanley 4 5
KPMG International Coop 5 14
Ernst & Young Global 6 7
Bank of America 7 11
Lazard 8 9
Credit Suisse Group 9 18
Alantra Partners 10 29
Source: GlobalData Deals database

M&A legal advisor rankings in the packaging industry

Packaging 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
Alston & Bird 1 34
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 2 6
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 3 13
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 4 7
Jones Day 5 18
Linklaters 6 14
Gowling WLG International 7 37
Allen & Gledhill 8 12
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 9 11
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 10 4
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Packaging 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
Kirkland & Ellis 1 2
Baker & McKenzie 2 1
CMS Legal Services EEIG 3 9
Jones Day 4 6
Latham & Watkins 5 4
Allen & Overy 6 3
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 7 7
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira SLP 8 39
DLA Piper 9 5
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 10 28
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

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

Private equity deals in the packaging industry

Packaging 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 packaging industry by region (Last 12 months)

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

Top private equity deals in the packaging industry

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

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII Ekaterra 18 Nov 2021 5,104.5
BC Partners Fedrigoni 25 Jul 2022 3,065.0
Clearlake Capital Group Intertape Polymer Group 08 Mar 2022 2,600.0
Hahn SK Group - Polyester (PET) Film Business 08 Jun 2022 1,300.0
Saudi Agricultural and Livestock Investment Olam Agri Holdings 25 Mar 2022 1,240.0
CVC Capital Partners Fund VIII Stock Spirits Group 12 Aug 2021 1,100.0
FountainVest Partners Ziwi Pets 20 Sep 2021 1,054.5
Ardian Florida Food Products 21 Sep 2021 1,000.0
BPI France Malteries Soufflet 09 Dec 2021 497.5
KKR Wella 01 Oct 2021 426.5
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

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

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
Arbor Investments Management N/A 4
KKR 924.0 3
Platinum Equity N/A 3
BC Partners 3,065.0 2
BGF Investments 15.4 2
Bluefront Equity N/A 2
CapVest Partners N/A 2
CenterGate Capital N/A 2
ADQ N/A 2
AP Partners Fund N/A 2
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

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

Private equity financial advisor rankings in the packaging industry

Packaging 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
Citigroup 1 10
Bank of America 2 3
The Goldman Sachs Group 3 12
Barclays 4 5
Royal Bank of Canada 5 46
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 6 9
Evercore 7 20
Rothschild 8 2
UBS Group 9 32
JPMorgan Chase 10 8
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Packaging 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
Houlihan Lokey 1 5
Rothschild 2 1
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 3 2
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu 4 10
KPMG International Coop 5 3
The Goldman Sachs Group 6 6
WBC Holdings 7 26
Ernst & Young Global 8 4
Lincoln International 9 7
Credit Suisse Group 10 11
Source: GlobalData Deals database

Private equity legal advisor rankings in the packaging industry

Packaging 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
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 1 18
Mayer Brown 2 34
Baker & McKenzie 3 7
Latham & Watkins 4 2
Macfarlanes 5 48
Blake, Cassels & Graydon 6 13
Stikeman Elliott 7 26
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira SLP 8 27
Dechert 9 45
Clifford Chance 10 5
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 2 12
Latham & Watkins 3 2
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 4 34
Allen & Overy 5 4
CMS Legal Services EEIG 6 5
Baker & McKenzie 7 7
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 8 35
Mayer Brown 9 45
White & Case 10 3
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

Packaging Technology tracks the number of private equity deals by theme in the packaging industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in last 12 months.

Top ten venture financing deals in the packaging industry

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

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

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

Top ten venture financing deals in the packaging industry

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

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Undisclosed Impossible Foods 23 Nov 2021 500.0
SoftBank Vision Fund Upside Foods 21 Apr 2022 400.0
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Perfect Day 29 Sep 2021 350.0
Undisclosed Future Meat Technologies 19 Dec 2021 347.0
83North Venture Capital EXOTEC Solutions 17 Jan 2022 335.0
Undisclosed Black Rifle Coffee 05 Apr 2022 256.0
Hanaco Ventures Capital Redefine Meat 11 May 2022 250.0
Fidelity International SCA Investments 24 Feb 2022 230.0
Cornerstone Institutional Investors FreshRealm 20 Jul 2022 200.0
Undisclosed Yuan Qi Sen Lin (Beijing) Food Technology Group 03 Nov 2021 200.0
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

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

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
S2G Ventures 758.9 11
Sixth Sense Ventures 64.7 10
Big Idea Ventures 21.2 8
Collaborative Fund 73.9 7
DSG Consumer Partners 39.7 6
Titan Capital 3.6 6
IndieBio 437.0 5
SOSVentures 219.1 5
Aqua-Spark 121.0 5
Gaingels 34.4 5
Source: GlobalData Deals database

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

Packaging Technology tracks the number of venture financing deals by theme in the global packaging industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in last 12 months.

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