Pet Retail – A Changing Landscape

Quick Guide Examines Key Trends, M&A and Investment Activity in the Pet Retail Space

As we watch sweeping changes in the pet retail space, most notably with the recent $3.3 billion acquisition of Chewy.com by […]

SDR’s Travis Conway Shares Views on Nature’s Bounty Deal & the Supplement Industry

KKR’s Acquisition of Nature’s Bounty from Carlyle Brings Growth in the VMS Space into Focus

Business intelligence platform Informa has published two articles in its “Rose Sheet” that address the supplement industry and the […]

Discover Q2 2017 M&A Activity and Trends Across 10 Industries

SDR’s Quarterly Reports Contain Valuable Information and Data for Business Owners and CEOs

In Q2 2017, there were many pivotal M&A developments in multiple industries that SDR works in, such as Amazon’s announced purchase of Whole Foods in the […]

SDR Ventures Has Been Recognized for Sell-Side and Buy-Side Excellence by Acquisition International

SDR Ventures is honored to be chosen for the 2017 Best Sell & Buy-Side Advisory – USA award by Acquisition International, a corporate finance publication that has been highlighting exceptional financial services firms and individuals through […]

The M&A Advisor Names SDR Ventures’ Ben Rudman an Emerging Leaders Award Winner for 2017

SDR Ventures is proud to announce that Ben Rudman, Director, is the second member of our team to become an Emerging Leaders Award Winner. He joins SDR’s President and Managing Director, Travis Conway, who won the same […]

SDR’s “Deal Hound” Pet Report Featured on PetfoodIndustry.com

In a recent Petfood Industry article, “Q1 pet food industry acquisitions: a microcosm of trends,” the publication’s Managing Editor Lindsay Beaton highlighted the correlation between recent pet M&A transactions and developing pet industry trends. She […]

PetSmart Fetches Major Online Share with Chewy.com Acquisition

The largest e-commerce acquisition ever surprisingly occurred in the pet industry when PetSmart announced its purchase of Chewy.com for $3.35 billion last month. It was only a couple of years ago […]

CPMA Convention Showcases Produce Products and Innovations

Canada’s largest trade show and convention focused on the produce industry, organized by the Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA), was held in Toronto, Ontario. This annual event, which rotates through major Canadian cities, is where leading North American producers, […]

Explore Key Q1 2017 Trends and M&A Activity Across 10 Industries

SDR’s Quarterly Reports Contain Valuable Information and Data for Business Owners and CEOs

2017 is off to an intriguing start, with numerous industries experiencing shifts in sentiment and stock performance as a result of the new presidential administration, and others […]

Health, Fitness & Wellness Are Top-of-Mind for Consumers and Investors

A recent Axial article examines how the development of health and wellness industry has translated into investments and M&A activity. The article features health and wellness data from SDR Ventures, including the fact that Natural […]