January 24, 2013 - Assignment

Ballingslöv acquires Southdown Kitchen

Ballingslöv International AB has acquired the UK kitchen manufacturer Southdown Kitchen Ltd, operating under the brand Manhattan Furniture. Manhattan Furniture is one of the fastest growing kitchen manufacturers in the United Kingdom over the last years.

Ballingslöv International is part of the Ballingslöv Group, one of the leading manufacturers of kitchen, bathroom and storage solutions in Scandinavia and the United Kingdom. The products are sold under a number of strong, well-known brand names, amongst others Kvik and Ballingslöv. The Ballingslöv Group is wholly-owned by Stena Adactum.

Ballingslöv International was advised by Mannheimer Swartling in the transaction. The firm’s team included partner Lars Kongstad, primarily assisted by Annika Edmén and Rickard Fredén.