R&D Spandex has acquired Schneidler Grafiska
Schneidler Graphic with headquarters in Stockholm is a leading supplier to the graphic industry in Scandinavia. Through a transaction led by Skarpa, the sign and display operations are sold to R & D Spandex, headquartered in Switzerland. R & D Spandex is owned by the French private equity fund, Checkers Capital.
Schneidler Grafiskas extends back to the 17th century, but the current owner has run the company since the 1890s. The operations of Schneidler Grafiska AB are divided into two parts where offset, volume and industrial pressure are transferred to Edvard Schneidler AB. Schneidler Grafiska AB and Schneidler Norge AS with a remaining sales volume of approximately MSEK 170 are sold to R & D Spandex AB.
Spandex, owned by Checkers Capital, is one of the world’s leading wholesale suppliers in the sign production and display industry. Spandex has over 20,000 customers in 15 countries with the largest assortment of products and services in the market. For more information, visit www.spandex.com
Through the deal, the best conditions for continued development of the respective business areas are given. Edvard Schneidler AB starts operations on July 1, and R & D Spandex took over Schneidler Grafiska AB and Schneidler Norge AS on August 1.
Skarpa has been the adviser to the owners of Schneidler-Företagen AB throughout the transaction
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Legal adviser to the owners has been Carl Björk and Mattias Karlsson at Mannheimer Swartling.Back to references ›