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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.

Source: GlobalData

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)
Nestle Health Science The Bountiful 30 Apr 2021 5,750.0
Continental Grain Sanderson Farms 09 Aug 2021 4,530.0
The Middleby Welbilt 14 Jul 2021 4,300.0
Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Greencross 07 Jun 2021 3,500.0
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
Mondelez International Chipita 26 May 2021 2,000.0
Source: GlobalData

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

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 15
Ernst & Young Global 6 7
Bank of America 7 11
Lazard 8 9
Credit Suisse Group 9 18
Alantra Partners 10 30
Source: GlobalData

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
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 3 7
Sullivan & Cromwell 4 11
Jones Day 5 17
Linklaters 6 14
Morrison & Foerster 7 40
Allen & Gledhill 8 13
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 9 12
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 10 4
Source: GlobalData

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 10
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 38
DLA Piper 9 5
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 10 26
Source: GlobalData

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.

Source: GlobalData

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
KPS Capital Partners Crown Holdings 08 Apr 2021 2,645.7
Clearlake Capital Group Intertape Polymer Group 08 Mar 2022 2,600.0
KPS Capital Partners DuPont Tate Lyle Bio Products 12 Jul 2021 1,300.0
Saudi Agricultural and Livestock Investment Olam Agri Holdings 25 Mar 2022 1,240.0
CVC Advisers 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
Credit Agricole Malteries Soufflet 09 Dec 2021 497.5
KKR Wella 01 Oct 2021 426.5
Source: GlobalData

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
KKR 924.0 7
Arbor Investments Management N/A 4
Clearlake Capital Group 2,600.0 3
Kelso N/A 3
Platinum Equity N/A 3
Pritzker Private Capital N/A 3
Tilia Holdings N/A 3
Brentwood Associates N/A 3
BPI France 497.5 2
AP Partners Fund N/A 2
Source: GlobalData

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

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 25
Ernst & Young Global 8 4
Lincoln International 9 7
Credit Suisse Group 10 11
Source: GlobalData

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
Latham & Watkins 3 2
Macfarlanes 4 48
Blake, Cassels & Graydon 5 13
Stikeman Elliott 6 26
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira SLP 7 27
Dechert 8 45
Clifford Chance 9 5
Davis Polk & Wardwell 10 39
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
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 2 12
Latham & Watkins 3 2
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 4 33
Allen & Overy 5 4
CMS Legal Services EEIG 6 5
Baker & McKenzie 7 7
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 8 34
Mayer Brown 9 45
Winston & Strawn 10 8
Source: GlobalData

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 2021.

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.

Source: GlobalData

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)
Health Investments Weilong Foods Group 13 May 2021 558.4
Undisclosed Impossible Foods 23 Nov 2021 500.0
Undisclosed Yuan Qi Sen Lin (Beijing) Food Technology Group 09 Apr 2021 500.0
Undisclosed Noblegen 06 Jul 2021 405.1
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Perfect Day 29 Sep 2021 350.0
SK The Fyn­der Group 19 Jul 2021 350.0
Undisclosed Future Meat Technologies 19 Dec 2021 347.0
83North Venture Capital EXOTEC Solutions 17 Jan 2022 335.0
Undisclosed GrubMarket 11 Jun 2021 240.8
Fidelity International SCA Investments 24 Feb 2022 230.0
Source: GlobalData

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 718.9 10
Sixth Sense Ventures 52.7 9
Big Idea Ventures 45.6 9
DSG Consumer Partners 44.5 8
9Unicorns 14.6 8
Titan Capital 6.8 8
Venture Catalysts Private 6.0 8
Five Seasons Ventures 88.9 6
Brand Foundry Ventures 60.1 6
Circleup Growth Partners 48.0 6
Source: GlobalData

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 2021.

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