27 October 2022 · News

Moll Wendén advises Frigoscandia AB and its owner Mutares SE & Co. KGaA in the acquisition of Götene Kyltransporter AB

Moll Wendén acts as legal advisor to Frigoscandia AB in connection with the signing of a sale and purchase agreement regarding the acquisition of Götene Kyltransporter AB. Closing of the transaction is expected during the fourth quarter of 2022 and is still subject to clearance from the Swedish Competition Authority.

Frigoscandia AB is the market leader in temperature-controlled food logistics in the Nordics with the strategy to offer complete Supply-Chain Management services to the food industry. For many years, Götene Kyltransporter AB has been a strategic partner for Frigoscandia AB. Through the acquisition, the joint customer offer will be developed for storage and transport services.

Götene Kyltransporter AB, with its head office in Götene, carries out transport and storage of temperature-controlled food. The company has a turnover of SEK 350 million and approximately 300 employees. The company disposes of approximately 90 trucks with trailers and a storage capacity of 45.000 pallet locations located in Götene and Lidköping, Sweden.

For more information, please see Frigoscandia’s press release here and Mutares’ press release here.

Moll Wendén’s team consisted of Mikael Karlsson (responsible partner), Alexandra Johansson (project manager), John Lundberg, Christer Nylander, Andrea Gicic, Simon Wilkens and Hannah Horndahl-Vilör.