Instacart’s Acquisition of Caper.ai

Baker McKenzie advised Instacart on the transaction.

Instacart executed an acquisition of Caper.ai, a technology company that deploys AI-powered smart shopping carts and checkout counters for retailers, grocers and convenience stores.

Instacart is an American company that operates a grocery delivery and pick-up service.

The Baker McKenzie team consisted of Partner Lawrence Lee (Picture), based in Palo Alto, and included M&A lawyers Barry Chang, Amanda Bradley, Pantea Faed, and Mallory Craig-Karim; Intellectual Property and Technology lawyers Marcela Robledo and Elizabeth Gladstone; Employment and Compensation lawyers Joseph Deng, Thomas Asmar, Amanda Cohen, Adeola Olowude, Alexia Noble, Aram Karaguezian, and Denise Glagau; Global Equity lawyer Kela Shang; International Commercial and Trade Practice lawyers Allison Stafford Powell, Iris Zhang, and Lise Test; Transactional lawyers Ava Haghighi and Jeremy Moore; Tax lawyers Kai Kramer, Ross Staine, Neil Donetti, as well as Peter George, Erin Maus, and Geoff Martin. M&A lawyers Derek Poon, Frank Zhuang, Ivy He, Xinxing Chen; and Employment lawyers Jonathan Isaacs and Wenchao (Emma) He, based in Shanghai and Hong Kong, were also involved in the transaction.

Involved fees earner: Thomas Asmar – Baker McKenzie; Amanda Bradley – Baker McKenzie; Barry Chang – Baker McKenzie; Xinxing Chen – Baker McKenzie; Amanda Cohen – Baker McKenzie; Mallory Craig-Karim – Baker McKenzie; Joseph Deng – Baker McKenzie; Neil Donetti – Baker McKenzie; Pantea Faed – Baker McKenzie; Peter George – Baker McKenzie; Elizabeth Gladstone – Baker McKenzie; Denise Glagau – Baker McKenzie; Ava Haghighi – Baker McKenzie; Ivy He – Baker McKenzie; Wenchao He – Baker McKenzie; Jonathan Isaacs – Baker McKenzie; Aram Karaguezian – Baker McKenzie; Kai Kramer – Baker McKenzie; Lawrence Lee – Baker McKenzie; Geoff Martin – Baker McKenzie; Erin Maus – Baker McKenzie; Jeremy Moore – Baker McKenzie; Alexia Noble – Baker McKenzie; Adeola Olowude – Baker McKenzie; Derek Poon – Baker McKenzie; Allison Stafford Powell – Baker McKenzie; Marcela Robledo – Baker McKenzie; Ross Staine – Baker McKenzie; Lise Test – Baker McKenzie; Iris Zhang – Baker McKenzie; Frank Zhuang – FenXun Partners;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie; FenXun Partners;

Clients: Instacart Inc.;