June 4, 2012 - Assignment

AarhusKarlshamn acquires Crown-Foods A/S

AarhusKarlshamn AB (publ) has acquired Crown-Foods A/S, a Danish producer of oils, margarine, mayonnaise and sauces for the food service industry.

AarhusKarlshamn is one of the world’s leading producers of high value-added specialty vegetable oils and fats with production facilities in Denmark, Mexico, the Netherlands, Sweden, United Kingdom, Uruguay and USA. The company is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. Crown-Foods, was founded in 1988 and is based in Mørkøv, Denmark.

AarhusKarlshamn was advised in the transaction by Mannheimer Swartling. The firm’s team was led by partner Niklas Bogefors, assisted by senior associate Per Åsbrink and associates Pontus Malmunger and Caroline Nilsson.