Leading Global Law Firm Baker McKenzie advised a family-owned enterprise in relation to the sale of 100% of the shares of Supralon International AG, Supralon Verpackungs AG, and its subsidiaries: Supralon Produktions und Vertriebs GmbH and Supralon France SARL, to the Viscofan Group. The transaction was signed and closed in November 2017.
The Supralon companies are engaged in the production and distribution of plastic casings for the meat industry, with a production presence in Germany and a commercial spread in the biggest European markets.
A cross-border team from Baker McKenzie's Zurich, Paris and Munich offices advised the seller on this transaction. The Baker McKenzie team comprised of Lukas Glanzmann, Alexander Blaeser, Philip Spoerlé, Ramon Tissafi, Gerald Schumann, Christoph Dachner, Alain Sauty de Chalon and Auriane Wessels (corporate); Mario Kumschick and Susanne Liebel-Kotz (tax); and Boris Wenger (anti-trust).