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Eversheds Sutherland advised the AR Packaging group on the acquisition of the rlc packaging group

  • Switzerland
  • General

25-11-2019

Switzerland/Germany

AR Packaging has entered into an agreement to acquire the rlc packaging group, including a subsidiary in Switzerland and a significant stake in Poland-based BSC Drukarnia Opakowań S.A, which is listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange (BSC:WSE). The acquisition is subject to the approval of the relevant antitrust authorities.

rlc packaging group is an innovative premium packaging manufacturer specializing in high-quality folding cartons for the beauty, pharmaceutical, food and confectionery industries headquartered in Hanover/Germany. AR Packaging is one of Europe’s leading packaging companies with net sales of approximately 620 million euros, 3,300 employees and 19 factories in eleven countries. Through the acquisition of rlc packaging group, AR Packaging continues its successful growth development in line with the strategic plan to expand in selected segments and this strategic move will elevate AR Packaging to a leading market position in the healthcare, pharma and beauty segment.

An international team from Eversheds Sutherland has advised AR Packaging on this cross-border transaction. The Swiss Eversheds Sutherland team was led by Marc Nufer (Partner Corporate/M&A) and included Alexander Schütz and Philip Letsch (both Corporate/M&A) and Michel Verde and Patricia Meier (both Employment & Pensions).

For further information please see press release AR Pakaging group https://www.ar-packaging.com/en/News/News-archive/ar-packaging-to-consolidate-the-european-healthcare-and-beauty.

 

For more information contact

Alexander Schütz, Senior Associate

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