The consumer and retail sectors require nimble business decisions to stay relevant and maintain growth goals in an ever-changing industry. 


Auto dealer M&A update - Fourth quarter 2015

The US auto dealer M&A market has ramped up significantly over the past two years, as 2015 dealer acquisitions increased 40 percent over 2014, which followed a 60 percent increase in 2014 over 2013.

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The consumer and retail sectors battle market dynamics that influence the overall direction of the organization.  Opportunities often arise that require specialized industry knowledge to take full advantage of available options.  Our experienced consumer and retail investment banking team offers clients insights into the trends impacting their business. We provide industry specific merger and acquisition, capital sourcing, project finance, and corporation finance advisory services to middle-market clients nationwide. 

Our consumer and retail specialists provide valued advisory services for retailers looking to expand an existing business line through an infusion of capital, acquisition, or business exit.  We specialize across a variety of retail sectors, including grocery and convenience stores, supermarkets, gas stations, auto dealerships, hospitality businesses, restaurants, franchisors, franchisees, personal services, apparel and specialty stores, and big-box stores.