• Walgreens has acquired drugstore.com

    Leading pharmacy and wellness retailer Walgreens (NASD: WAG) has acquired health and beauty care products e-commerce provider drugstore.com (NASD: DSCM). Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to drugstore.com.

    Value:
    $433,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Siemens AG has acquired HearUSA

    Global electronics and industrial conglomerate Siemens AG (FWB: SIE) has acquired leading US hearing aid retailer HearUSA (NYSE: EAR). Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to HearUSA.

    Value:
    $135,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Restructuring
  • 1-800-FLOWERS.COM has acquired FineStationery.com

    Leading floral and gift e-commerce provider 1-800 FLOWERS.com (NASD: FLWS) has acquired invitation and announcement e-commerce provider FineStationery.com from TPG Growth. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to FineStationery.com.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • The Reader's Digest Association has acquired Haven Home Media

    Multiplatform media company The Reader’s Digest Association has acquired Haven Home Media, an online vertical network serving the do-it-yourself home category. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to The Reader’s Digest Association.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Luigi Lavazza has entered into a strategic alliance and distribution agreement with Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

    Coffee products manufacturer Luigi Lavazza has entered into a strategic alliance and distribution agreement with specialty coffee and coffeemaker company Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASD: GMCR). Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to Luigi Lavazza.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Strategic
  • Philadelphia Media Holdings has completed its Chapter 11 bankruptcy process

    Philadelphia Media Holdings has completed its Chapter 11 bankruptcy process. Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to the debtors of Philadelphia Media Holdings.

    Value:
    $139,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Restructuring
  • Luigi Lavazza has acquired an equity stake in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

    Coffee products manufacturer Luigi Lavazza has acquired a 7 percent equity stake in specialty coffee and coffeemaker company Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASD: GMCR). Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to Luigi Lavazza.

    Value:
    $250,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Corporate Finance
  • Essilor has acquired Signet Armorlite

    Global eyewear company Essilor International (EURONEXT PARIS: EI) has acquired ophthalmic lens manufacturer Signet Armorlite. Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to Essilor.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • drugstore.com has acquired Salu Beauty

    Health and beauty care products e-commerce provider drugstore.com (NASD: DSCM) has acquired beauty products e-commerce provider Salu Beauty. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Salu Beauty.

    Value:
    $36,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • drugstore.com has entered into a partnership agreement with Luxottica Retail

    Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to drugstore.com

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Strategic
  • Bavaria Industriekapital has acquired Sabinanigo, Spain, Foil Manfacturing Business of Alcoa

    Industrial holding company BAVARIA Industriekapital (XTRA: B8A) has acquired the Sabiñanigo, Spain based foil manufacturing business of Alcoa (NYSE:AA). Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Alcoa.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Yunnan Metallurgical Group has acquired Alcoa Shanghai Aluminum Products

    Industrial conglomerate Yunnan Metallurgical Group has acquired the Shanghai, China based Alcoa Shanghai Aluminum Products foil manufacturing business of Alcoa (NYSE: AA). Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Alcoa.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • AerCap has acquired Genesis Lease

    Integrated global aviation company AerCap (NYSE: AER) has acquired global commercial aircraft leasing company Genesis Lease (NYSE: GLS). Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to the Board of Directors of Genesis Lease.

    Value:
    $1,750,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Binda Group has acquired Geneva Watch Group

    Global watch and jewelry company Binda Group has acquired watch design, production and distribution company Geneva Watch Group. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Binda Group.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Aperto Networks has completed new equity financing

    WiMAX technology provider Aperto Networks has completed its Series B1 equity financing round. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Aperto Networks.

    Value:
    $20,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Corporate Finance
  • Hewitt Associates has sold assets related to its Cyborg business to Vista Equity Partners

    Human resources services and technology company Hewitt Associates (NYSE: HEW) has sold assets related to its Cyborg payroll software business to Vista Equity Partners. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Hewitt Associates.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Nokia Siemens Networks has acquired Atrica

    Mobile device and networking equipment provider Nokia Siemens Networks has acquired carrier class Ethernet switch company Atrica. Sonenshine Partners served as exclusive financial advisor to Atrica.

    Value:
    Undisclosed
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Fenway Partners has acquired 1-800 CONTACTS.com

    Private equity firm Fenway Partners has acquired 1-800 CONTACTS.com (NASD: CTAC), the US’s leading online contact lens retailer. Sonenshine Partners served as financial advisor to 1-800 CONTACTS.com.

    Value:
    $343,000,000
    Sector:
    Service:
    Mergers & Acquisitions