Nordic Nest’s Acquisition of Svenssons i Lammhult AB

Vinge has advised BHG Group AB on the deal.

BHG Group AB’s wholly owned subsidiary Nordic Nest is acquiring 100% of Svenssons i Lammhult, a leading Swedish retail chain offering furniture and home furnishings from more than 170 well-known quality brands and over 25,000 products. These brands primarily comprise design classics and a carefully selected home furnishings range.

The company’s online sales have increased significantly in recent years and currently account for half of its total sales. In addition, the company has five stores in Stockholm, Malmö, Gothenburg and Lammhult. The acquisition is a bolt-on acquisition to Nordic Nest, which was acquired by BHG in December 2020, and will strengthen the company’s position in the premium brand segment.

Svenssons i Lammhult is a leading Swedish retail chain offering furniture and home furnishings from more than 170 well-known quality brands. In addition to online sales, the company has five stores in Stockholm, Malmö, Gothenburg and Lammhult. Svenssons i Lammhult has approximately 70 employees and the company’s turnover amounted to approximately SEK 260 million in 2020.

BHG Group is the largest online actor in consumer sales in the Nordic countries and the largest actor in Europe within Home Improvement, which includes both Do It Yourself and home furnishings. More than 100 online destinations as well as over 70 showrooms are included in the group. BHG Group’s e-commerce operations employs approximately 2,000 people and includes more than 100 online destinations and 70 showrooms. The company’s head office is situated in Malmö and the company conducts operations in most European countries. BHG Group is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Vinge’s team consisted of Kristian Ford (Picture) together with, among others, Niklas Törnell, Wilhelm Stenvall, Karin Gynnerstedt, Johanne Örnfeldt Svensson, Philip Åberg and Pär Remnelid.

Involved fees earner: Philip Åberg – Vinge; Kristian Ford – Vinge; Karin Gynnerstedt – Vinge; Johanne Örnfeldt Svensson – Vinge; Pär Remnelid – Vinge; Niklas Törnell – Vinge;

Law Firms: Vinge;

Clients: BHG Group AB;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler