Principal Logistics’ Acquisition of Brentech Data Systems


Dillon Eustace and Duff & Phelps advised warehouse and supply chain management software expert Principal Logistics Technologies on its acquisition of Dublin-based Brentech Data Systems, an ERP and WMS solutions specialist.

Under the deal, Principal Logistics Technologies purchased the entire share capital of Brentech Data Systems which includes its intellectual property rights.

The strategic acquisition will underpin Principal’s further expansion in the healthcare supply chain sector and adds sales and purchase order processing functionality to its product suite.

Principal Logistics Technologies delivers innovative and functionally-rich WMS Warehouse Management Software and associated technology solutions.

Brentech Data Systems is a leading provider of Distribution, Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software and support to wholesalers and distributors of various sectors across the globe.

The Dillon Eustace multi-disciplinary legal team was led by Lorcan Tiernan (Picture) head of Corporate M&A, supported by M&A Associate Owen Brayden, David Lawless Head of Tax, Conor Keaveny, partner Banking and Capital Markets and Banking Associate, Shona Hughes. Luke Mooney of Duff & Phelps acted as financial advisor to Principal Logistics.

Involved fees earner: Owen Brayden – Dillon Eustace Solicitors; Shona Hughes – Dillon Eustace Solicitors; Conor Keaveny – Dillon Eustace Solicitors; David Lawless – Dillon Eustace Solicitors; Lorcan Tiernan – Dillon Eustace Solicitors;

Law Firms: Dillon Eustace Solicitors;

Clients: Principal Logistics Technologies;