June 08, 2020

Jenner & Block represented Silgan Holdings Inc., a leading supplier of sustainable rigid packaging solutions for consumer goods products, on its acquisition of the dispensing business of the Albea Group for $900 million.  The transaction closed on June 1.  The acquired business is a leading global supplier of highly engineered pumps, sprayers and foam dispensing solutions to major branded consumer goods product companies in the beauty and personal care markets.  It operates a global network of 10 plants across North America, Europe, South America and Asia. 

Partner Robert J. Rawn led Jenner & Block’s multidisciplinary team that included corporate counsel from Associates Oleksandr Polonyk and Kristen M. Iglesias; financing counsel from Partner Brian Hart and Associates Young Woo (Ariel) Cho and Spencer A. Lee; tax counsel from Partner Geoffrey M. Davis; insurance counsel from Partner Jan A. Larson; employee benefits counsel from Partner Matthew J. Renaud and Associate Jenna A. Bressel; environmental counsel from Partner Steven Siros and Associate Matthew G. Lawson; intellectual property counsel from Partner Steven R. Englund; and real estate counsel from Partner Michelle M. McAtee and Associate Rita L. Feikema.

Silgan was also represented by Linklaters LLP on the acquisition.