Maravela & Asociatii has assisted a majority shareholder of Romanian petfood producer Nordic Petfood, on the sale of the entire business to United Petfood. Schoenherr advised United Petfood on the acquisition.
The share purchase agreement was signed in mid-August.
Nordic Petfood is a Romanian producer and supplier of private labels for modern and specialized retail partners in Romania, with over 40,000 tons of dry food for cats and dogs produced and delivered annually.
Belgian group United Petfood, a family business, began operations in 1994. It operates eight factories in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Spain, and Poland, and it sells in over 40 countries across Europe, as well as in China, Japan, and the US.
The Maravela & Asociatii team consisted of Founding Partners Alina Popescu and Gelu Maravela and Partners Dana Radulescu and Razvan Pele.
The Schoenherr team was led by Partner Monica Cojocaru.