Mandate Ellos acquires Jotex AB

May 12, 2005

Ellos AB, the Swedish fashion catalogue company, has agreed to acquire Jotex AB, a Scandinavian mail-order home textiles retailer from Borås Wäfveri AB for an undisclosed sum. Jotex, which operates in three Scandinavian countries – Sweden, Norway and Finland, recorded annual 2003 sales of EUR 30m.

Vinge acted for Ellos AB.
Olle Lindén,Björn Nicolai (responsible partners)
Olof Thorsell, Monika Johansson (associates)

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