Baker McKenzie, together with Webber Wentzel, advised Remgro-owned RCL Foods Limited on the sale of its frozen logistics business, Vector Logistics Proprietary Limited, to a South African subsidiary of A.P. Møller Capital (APMC), a Denmark-registered fund management company. The transaction is valued at ZAR 1.25 billion and will allow Vector Logistics to expand in order meet growing demand for its services across Africa. 

Led by Corporate/M&A Partner Angela Simpson in Johannesburg, the Baker McKenzie team includes Director Designate Janine Howard and Senior Associate, Dominika Pietrzak. 

Angela Simpson commented, "We are pleased to have been part of the team advising leading South African food manufacturer RCL Foods on this significant transaction as it continues to simplify and strengthen its organisation to become a more profitable and sustainable value-added business."

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Learn more on RCL Food's website here: A.P. Moller Capital to acquire leading frozen logistics operator Vector Logistics - RCL FOODS 
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