OptiGroup’s Acquisition of PacksOn

Vinge advised OptiGroup on the deal.

OptiGroup has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in PacsOn Sverige AB from Herenco AB. The transaction is subject to the approval of the Swedish Competition Authority.

PacsOn, with a turnover of 840 million SEK in 2020, is a leading provider of products and supply solutions within packaging and business consumables. PacsOn will become part of OptiGroup’s Business Area Packaging and will continue to operate under its current brand.

OptiGroup, with net sales of EUR 1.0 billion in 2019 and 1,600 employees, is a leading European distribution Group offering customised supply solutions to B2B customers. OptiGroup companies specialise in providing customers, primarily within facility management, hotel & restaurant, healthcare, manufacturing industries and the graphical sector, with products and services that streamline operations and promote a more successful business.

Vinge’s team consisted of Christina Kokko (Picture) together with Johanna Wiberg, Elsie Nassar, Ellen Åkerdahl Flygt, Nina Gransäter, Christoffer Nordin, Alva Hägglund, Ebba Svenburg, Mathilda Persson, Agnes Perbo, Sofia Bergenstråhle, Kristoffer Larson, Lina Österberg, Victoria Gunnerek, Tove Lövgren Frisk and Ellinor Gyllenhammar.

Involved fees earner: Ellen Åkerdahl Flygt – Vinge; Sofia Bergenstråhle – Vinge; Nina Gransäter – Vinge; Victoria Gunnerek – Vinge; Ellinor Gyllenhammar – Vinge; Alva Hägglund – Vinge; Christina Kokko – Vinge; Kristoffer Larson – Vinge; Tove Lövgren Frisk – Vinge; Elsie Nassar – Vinge; Christoffer Nordin – Vinge; Lina Österberg – Vinge; Agnes Perbo – Vinge; Mathilda Persson – Vinge; Ebba Svenburg – Vinge; Johanna Wiberg – Vinge;

Law Firms: Vinge;

Clients: OptiGroup;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler