A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt advised RPC Group plc on the acquisition of Neluplast Tiefzieh-Technik GmbH, headquartered in Opfenbach im Allgäu.
The transaction has already been cleared by the relevant antitrust authorities.
Based in the UK and listed on the London Stock Exchange, RPC Group plc is one of Europe’s largest suppliers of plastic packaging, employing some 25,000 people worldwide. The group generated sales of about £3.7 billion in the 2017/2018 fiscal year.
Neluplast Tiefzieh-Technik GmbH is a B2B supplier of thermoformed plastic packaging used primarily in the food sector.
Counsel to the shareholders of RPC Group plc
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek:
Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt (Lead, M&A)
Dr. Julius Wedemeyer (Corporate, M&A)
Nathalie Hemmerling (Corporate, M&A)
Falko Keller (Tax Law)
Dr. Eva Kettner, LL.B. (Employment)
Dr. Volker Voth (Employment)
Dr. Stefan Bretthauer (Antitrust), all Hamburg