Storskogen’s Acquisition of A&K – Die Frische Küche GmbH

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Storskogen Deutschland GmbH on the deal.

Storskogen Deutschland GmbH announced the acquisition of A & K – Die frische Küche GmbH, a leading ultra-fresh ready meal producer and meals-on-wheels distributor for food service institutions, via its subsidiary Casino Services. The company will be part of Storskogen’s Products business unit in the Industry segment.

Storskogen acquires and operates well-managed and profitable SMEs in the Industry, Retail, and Services business areas in Northern Europe, the German-speaking region, and the UK. As of September 30, 2021, Storskogen consisted of 94 business units with a total of some 7,000 employees and annual sales of about EUR 1.8 billion.

Headquartered in Recklinghausen and operating sites in Wuppertal and Alsdorf, A & K – Die frische Küche GmbH employs about 150 people and generated sales of EUR 16 million in 2021. Some 20,000 meals daily are prepared in the company’s Cook & Chill kitchen with ten production lines. Meals are distributed to various facilities and households in the vicinity of its two sites via its subsidiary Casino Service, a meals-on-wheels company.

The Heuking team included Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer, LL.M. (Picture – Lead, Corporate/M&A), Stuttgart; Dr. Alexander Schott, Anika Lisa Daschmann (both Corporate/M&A), both Stuttgart; Dr. Juliane Reichelt, Ferhat Kayhan (both Real Estate), both Stuttgart; Antje Münch, LL.M. (IP, Media & Technology), Stuttgart; Christoph Hexel, Laura-Felicia Bokranz, LL.M (both Employment), both Düsseldorf.

Involved fees earner: Hermann Ali Hinderer – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Laura-Felicia Bokranz – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Christoph Hexel – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Ferhat Kayhan – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Antje Münch – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Juliane Reichelt – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Alexander Schott – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

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Clients: Storskogen ;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler