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Suntory purchases Orangina Schweppes in $3.8 Billion deal

Suntory purchases Orangina Schweppes in $3.8 Billion deal

Suntory Holdings Ltd. said it purchased European drinkmaker Orangina Schweppes from Blackstone Group LP and Lion Capital LLP as Japan’s third-largest brewer expands outside a shrinking domestic market. [...more]

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CC and Weil Gotshal land roles on $2.6bn Orangina Schweppes bid

CC and Weil Gotshal land roles on $2.6bn Orangina Schweppes bid

Clifford Chance (CC) and Weil Gotshal & Manges have taken lead roles on Japanese drinks company Suntory's offer to buy Orangina Schweppes Group from two high-profile private equity funds, Lion Capital Holdings and the Blackstone Group. Weil Gotshal is advising Blackstone and Lion Capital, which purchased Orangina from Cadbury in 2006 for $2.1bn (£1.3bn). London office managing partner Mike Francies is leading the firm's team on the deal. CC is advising Suntory, which would pay about $2.6bn (£1.6bn) for Orangina under the terms of its offer. Corporate finance partner Joel Ziff is advising the magic circle firm's team. [...more]

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