September 9, 2010 - Assignment

Flextrus acquires Flexmed and Flexopac

Flextrus Group AB has during the summer acquired all of the shares in Flexmed AB and Flexopac AB respectively. Flexmed is a Swedish based packaging company focused on the healthcare sector. Flexopac supplies flexible packaging materials primarily to the Nordic food industry.

Flextrus Group is one of the leaders in environmentally responsible flexible packaging in northern Europe and is a complete supplier with local service to primarily the Nordic food and healthcare sectors. After the acquisitions Flextrus Group has a turnover of approximately SEK 950 million and 315 employees. Flextrus Group is owned by Accent Equity Partners and management.

Flextrus Group and Accent Equity Partners were advised by Mannheimer Swartling. The firm’s team was led by Niklas Bogefors and Lucas Jonsson, primarily assisted by Jacob Wijkander and Teresa Hellmo.